Anglia Ruskin University
- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
- The university cannot guarantee accommodation: applicants are encouraged to apply for accommodation as soon as possible in order to stand the best chance of gaining a room, as halls do fill to capacity.
The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2017–2018). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.
|Type of Course||Taught Postgraduate|
- Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
- Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
- Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
- Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.
Bursaries and Scholarships
- The university has a wide range of bursaries and scholarships specifically for postgraduate study.
- Alumni Scholarship: ARU offers all former UK/EU students a discount of £1,000 on any postgraduate full- or part-time taught degree (terms and conditions apply).
- Lord Ashcroft International Business School EU Partner Scholarship: £1,000 per course, available graduates of EU partner institutions studying on a full fee-paying 180 credit, full-time Masters, MPhil or PhD course.
- Achievement Scholarship: up to £1,000 per course, available to current students and alumni who achieve a final classification of a 1st or 2:1 (or equivalent score) in their undergraduate degree and are accepted on to one of ARU’s taught Masters courses including the Legal Practice Course (LPC).
- MA Publishing: two bursaries available of a fee-reduction, or bursary.
- The Mark Wood Art and Design Scholarship: for students studying an MA in a number of creative subjects.
- Postgraduate research programmes at Anglia Ruskin lead to a Doctor or Master of Philosophy (PhD/MPhil), and MD (Res), a PhD by Published Work, or a Professional Doctorate.
- Self-funded research project opportunities are available across a range of disciplines. Funded PhD studentships are offered from time to time.
What do Postgraduate Students Study?
3,666 postgraduate students in 2015–16:
Mode of study
- Full Time 48%
- Part Time 52%
- UK 65%
- EU 6%
- Other 29%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Subjects allied to medicine||75||695||770|
|Business & administrative studies||110||625||735|
|Creative arts & design||30||215||245|
|Historical & philosophical studies||80||55||135|
|Architecture, building & planning||40||70||110|
|Engineering & technology||5||105||110|
|Mass communications & documentation||0||60||60|
|Agriculture & related subjects||0||35||35|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.