Founded in 1858, Anglia Ruskin University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Cambridge (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), East of England. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Chelmsford. Officially accredited/recognized by the Privy Council, Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 158 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. ARU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.