Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) 


United Kingdom

top General Information


Street:Bishop Hall Lane


Post Code:CB1 1SQ

Tel.:+44(1233) 363-271

Fax:+44(1233) 417-720


Other Sites

Also campuses in Cambridge and Peterborough

Institution Funding



Founded 1858 as Cambridge School of Art. Acquired present status 1992 and title 2005.

Academic Year

September to June (September-January; February-June)

Admission Requirements

General Certificate of Education (GCE) with passes at Advanced ('A') level, or equivalent and Test of English Proficiency.



Student Body


top Officers

Head : Roderick Watkins

Job title:Acting Vice-Chancellor

top Divisions

Faculty : Arts, Law and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, English, Film, Fine Arts, French, German, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Media Studies, Modern Languages, Music, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Spanish

Faculty : Health, Social Care and Education

Fields of study:Child Care and Development, Community Health, Education, Health Sciences, Midwifery, Nursing, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Social Studies, Social Work

More details:Cambridge and Chelmsford

Faculty : Medical Science

Fields of study:Medicine

Faculty : Science and Technology

Fields of study:Architecture, Biological and Life Sciences, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Optometry, Psychology, Real Estate, Surveying and Mapping

More details:Cambridge

School : International Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Economics, Finance, International Business, Marketing

More details:Lord Ashcroft

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Postgraduate Diploma

Master's Degree


Fields of study:Design, English, Film, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, History, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Sociology, Theatre, Writing

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling


Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

Facilities for Disabled People

Foreign Studies Centre

Health Services

Language Laboratory

Nursery Care

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

Updated on 26-02-2015