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Anglia Ruskin University

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Founded in 1858, the Anglia Ruskin University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Cambridge (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), East of England. This institution also has branch campuses in Cambridge, London, West Anglia, Harlow and Peterborough. Officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council, Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution. Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 166-year-old UK higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records 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, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Anglia Ruskin University's Control Typepublic


Anglia Ruskin University's Entity Typenon-profit


Anglia Ruskin University' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Anglia Ruskin University's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Acronym ARU
Founded 1858
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University Location

Address East Road
CB1 1PT East of England
United Kingdom
Anglia Ruskin University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Anglia Ruskin University Phone Number +44 (1245) 493 131
Anglia Ruskin University Fax Number +44 (1245) 683 690
Other locations Cambridge, London, West Anglia, Harlow and Peterborough

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Anglia Ruskin University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Anglia Ruskin University's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Anglia Ruskin University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Anglia Ruskin University.

Anglia Ruskin University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,499 US$
(9,110-11,390 Euro)
5,000-7,499 US$
(4,555-6,830 Euro)
17,500-19,999 US$
(15,950-18,225 Euro)
12,500-14,999 US$
(11,390-13,670 Euro)

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Anglia Ruskin University's admission information.

Anglia Ruskin University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Anglia Ruskin University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Anglia Ruskin University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Anglia Ruskin University's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Anglia Ruskin University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Anglia Ruskin University has more than 9300 international students.

Anglia Ruskin University's Admission Office Admission Office

Admissions Office, East Road
Cambridge CB1 1PT
(1223) 363 271 Ext. 2609
(1245) 686 868

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Size and Profile


University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.

Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Anglia Ruskin University.

Anglia Ruskin University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Anglia Ruskin University has an enrollment range of 20,000-24,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Anglia Ruskin University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 700-799 academic employees (Faculty).

Anglia Ruskin University's Control Type Control Type

Anglia Ruskin University is a public higher education institution.

Anglia Ruskin University's Entity Type Entity Type

Anglia Ruskin University is a non-profit higher education institution.

Anglia Ruskin University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Anglia Ruskin University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Anglia Ruskin University does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Anglia Ruskin University's main facilities:

Anglia Ruskin University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Anglia Ruskin University's Library

Anglia Ruskin University's Housing University Housing

Not reported

Anglia Ruskin University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Anglia Ruskin University's main services:

Anglia Ruskin University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Anglia Ruskin University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Anglia Ruskin University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Anglia Ruskin University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Anglia Ruskin University's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Anglia Ruskin University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Anglia Ruskin University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Privy Council

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Anglia Ruskin University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Association of International Accountants (AIA)
  • Bar Standards Board (BSB)
  • BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT
  • British Psychological Society (BPS)
  • Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE)
  • Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)
  • Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
  • Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)
  • Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
  • Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT)
  • Chartered Management Institute (CMI)
  • General Medical Council (GMC)
  • General Optical Council (GOC)
  • Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS)
  • Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE)
  • Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  • Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)
  • Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE)
  • Joint Audio Media Education Services (JAMES)
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • Society of Sports Therapists (SST)
  • The Independent Game Developers' Association (TIGA)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Anglia Ruskin University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Universities UK

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

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Social Media


Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.

Social Media

uniRank publishes brief reviews, rankings and metrics of some Anglia Ruskin University's social media channels as a starting point for comparison and an additional selection tool for potential applicants.

Facebook Facebook

Anglia Ruskin University's Facebook page Anglia Ruskin University's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Anglia Ruskin University's X (formerly Twitter) page Anglia Ruskin University's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Anglia Ruskin University's YouTube channel Anglia Ruskin University's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Anglia Ruskin University's Instagram page Anglia Ruskin University's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Anglia Ruskin University's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


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