Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University




ARU is an innovative global university, brimming with ambition.  Students from 177 countries gain qualifications with us in four continents.  Students, academics, businesses and partners all benefit from our outstanding facilities; we’ve invested £100 million over the last five years and plan to invest a further £91 million over the next five years.

Postgraduate programmes
Anglia Ruskin has taught programmes and research opportunities in many areas, animal and environmental sciences, art and design, building and construction, business, computing, engineering, law, crime and social studies, health professions, music, nursing, psychology and sciences.

Our Postgraduate programmes commence in September and January

We offer the following types of Masters awards:

  • Master of Arts (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Law (LLM)
  • Master of Science (MSc)

The University’s academic excellence has been recognised by the UK’s Higher Education funding bodies, with 12 areas classed as generating world-leading research.

We have two main campuses with both close links to London and International / European airports:

Cambridge – 50 minutes to Central London

Chelmsford – 30 minutes to Central London

Student facilities

•        Anglia Ruskin given award for its top facilities.

•        University is praised by judges for its 'excellent' learning environment.

The University has impressive state-of-the-art facilities and has invested £100 million over the last five years. It houses an optometry school and has its own public art gallery - The Ruskin Gallery. Facilities also include a new Science Centre, a Law School Law Clinic, mock law courts, computer gaming suites and 24/7 libraries complete with books and online learning resources.

International Student Support
Our award winning Student Services Team and student ambassadors will help and support you through your studies and beyond. You'll find support for money matters, study advice, personal support, help meeting people, and providing opportunities to make yourself more employable for your future.

Scholarships & funding

International Excellence Scholarship
Our International Excellence Scholarship is awarded to students who can demonstrate exceptional academic and extra-curricular achievement. Students will need to apply for this scholarship.

GREAT Scholarship (China and Thailand)
In partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Scholarships Campaign, we're offering one scholarship to a student from China, Thailand and Turkey. The value of this scholarship is £10,000. Students will need to apply for this scholarship.

International Merit Scholarship
Students will automatically be considered for these scholarships. These award students with £2,000 or £1,000 towards their total course fee.

International Alumni Scholarship
Students will automatically be considered for this scholarship of £3,000 if they have successfully completed an Anglia Ruskin University degree.

International Early Payment Discount
Students who pay tuition fees early can take advantage of the £1,000 early payment discount. They will automatically be considered for this discount.

MBA scholarships
For the one-year MBA, the University offers a £4,000 scholarship. For the two-year MBA with one-year industry work placement, students are offered a £2,000 scholarship.


English language requirements
The standard entry criteria for postgraduate courses is IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing).

We also accept…

•        ETS TOEFL iBT with 88 overall and a minimum of 17 in writing and listening, 18 in reading and 20 in speaking.

•        Pearson PTE with 61 overall and a minimum of 51 in all components.

International student life at ARU
 Anglia Ruskin University offers students support in a wide range of areas. These include a dedicated service for those with a disability, including a mental health condition, medical condition or specific learning difficulties. There is also a counselling service, advice on finances, and an International office focusing on the queries and needs of overseas students.

Cambridge virtual open day


Chelmsford virtual open day


 Click here to read our prospectus

International Office
Anglia Ruskin University
Bishop Hall Lane
T: +44 (0)1245 493131



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