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You see yourself with a rewarding career in accountancy and finance. Let’s make it happen. We know what it takes to be a specialist in this field, so we design our course to get you on the right track, and to get you practising as soon as possible. Our BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance course is accredited by both ACCA and CIMA which means you get exemptions from their rigorous exams, allowing you to fast-track through their professional qualifications and start working sooner.
Why do animals behave the way they do? Find out on our Cambridge-based Animal Behaviour course, recognised by the Society of Biology. Take a work placement that will open up wide-ranging careers in wildlife settings, zoo education and beyond. Gain the skills you’ll need to investigate animals in their natural habitats and learn about important discoveries that contribute to conservation efforts.
Chartered architectural technologists lead on technological design. Our Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) accredited course explores the science of architecture: learn to turn design concept into reality where passive design, innovation and performance are key drivers. You can choose to take a placement year in industry.
Take the first step towards becoming an architect with our Architects Registration Board Part 1 prescribed course. Create meaningful, exhilarating and comforting spaces where people can live, work and play. Apply your knowledge and skills to real-world scenarios through site visits, study trips and in our architectural studios. This course has been validated to include an optional placement year in industry.
As creative industries report continual growth year on year, the need for employees with skills and knowledge in audio related disciplines has also increased - particularly in industries such as live sound, gaming, broadcast and film. As such, there has arguably never been a better time to enrol on our industry accredited Audio and Music Technology Bachelor of Science degree.
You’re ambitious. You understand the kind of skills you need to get ahead in the banking, financial and commercial sectors. We’ll help you gain this skill-set through relevant theory, active learning and hands on experience in our Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab. By building your expertise at ARU, you will have the essential knowledge, and practical preparation to get you off the ground quickly in your first job. From mathematics and economics, through banking and risk management, to financial management, business forecasting and investment analysis, our course is designed to align with the modern financial markets. This means our Banking and Finance programme is packed with relevant and up-to-date knowledge you will use throughout your career. This degree will give you options to explore the right path for you; an investment or retail banker, actuary, tax adviser, financial analyst or economist – you’ll get the desirable skills, so the career choice is in your hands.
Want to build your way to success in an exciting, varied area of construction? Our Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) accredited course provides the expert knowledge you need for a career in building surveying. You’ll learn a range of technical and professional skills, including how to convert and adapt buildings, and perform surveys and valuations. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.
Your interest in both business and people makes you stand out. You’re an ambitious problem solver and intuitive communicator, compassionate and also a born leader. On top of that, you have the capacity to understand business and law developments. We‘ll make sure your people skills don’t get lost in this fast-paced business profession. With ARU, you will advance your natural talent whilst developing that eager business mind-set. Our BSc (Hons) Business and Human Resource Management degree will help you become a champion in your field, and prepare you to show employers you’ll not only go far, but take the company and your colleagues with you.
You want a solid foundation in business, a place you can kick off from when the time is right, to be ready for anything. You'll know when you're ready, because you're perceptive like that. This course is made for you, made for giving you meaningful exposure to real businesses - the ones who want you to become a graduate they can employ. Our award-winning partnership with the CMI (Chartered Management Institute) strengthens your degree with advanced management training, showing future employers that you are serious about your career.
You know you want to be a manager. To do this, you need to be able to make critical decisions on a corporate scale and our BSc (Hons) Business Management and Finance course will give you the skills and confidence you need to be prepared. With a strong focus on strategic thinking and financial management, this course lends itself to the entrepreneurial-minded student eager to develop their leadership abilities. The student who is hungry, ambitious and not afraid of a challenge. Someone exactly like you. With all the expertise of a business degree, the financial element of this course will ensure you have the numeric capabilities to make big business decisions. This is what will set you apart. This is what will ensure you graduate with the edge your future employers are looking for.
You want to stand out. You want cutting-edge business acumen and exceptional leadership skills that set you apart and help you become the kind of leader you have the potential to be. The kind of business leader people will stand behind and look up to; the kind of leader people will follow. We know what to do with this spark of potential. Our Business and Leadership programme can help you become the kind of leader that makes change happen. Because being a leader means being the one with a vision to share, and the skills of strategy and focus to realise it. These types of skills come from specialised modules in leadership, business, development, and strategic management as well as from meaningful links with local businesses and accreditation from the CMI (Chartered Management Institute). All as part of this course.
Learn to solve some of society’s most complex problems by applying civil engineering techniques and technologies. Get hands-on experience on site and in our labs, and gain the practical skills employers want. Our course is accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM) acting on behalf of ICE, IstructE, IHT and IHIE for the Engineering Council UK. This means that, with further learning, our course leads to CEng status.
Become an Incorporated Engineer (IEng) on our Joint Board of Moderators-accredited course. Mix vital theory with hands-on learning as you prepare for a successful career in civil engineering. This course has been validated to include an optional placement year in industry.
We love computer games. Talking about them, playing them, designing them, and building them. If you do too, come and study in our Games Development Studio. You’ll learn to design graphics and games using artificial intelligence, 3D modelling and animation – and create a portfolio to help launch an exciting career. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich
Get ready to enter an exciting, fast-changing world where your skills will be in high demand. Use our on-campus and virtual lab environments to learn how to set up complex networks. Take advantage of our relationship with Cisco Systems and gain the skills necessary for certification. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.
Study in the heart of ‘Silicon Fen’, home to firms like ARM, Sony and Microsoft. Explore the key theories and technologies of computing. Develop skills in designing and building systems to the latest specifications. Gain the skills employers are looking for, and choose from a range of exciting career options. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.
Join us on our fully accredited Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) course. You’ll get the skills, knowledge and understanding you need to become a construction professional of the future, readily able to take on the challenges and opportunities found within our global built environments.
From crime scene to courtroom to criminal rehabilitation: get exposure to the real world of crime scene and police investigation. Learn about the impact of crime on both victim and offender, and discover how law and justice work in practice. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.
The worldwide cyber security market has grown from $3.5 billion (2004) to $75 billion (2015) and is forecast to reach $170 billion by 2020. Gain the essential knowledge and skills needed to become a cyber security IT professional. Take advantage of our relationship with Cisco and graduate with CCNA certification, recognised worldwide by industry. This course has been validated to include an optional placement year in industry.
You’ve set your sights high which is why we’ve designed our BSc (Hons) Economics to match that ambition. You want course content that will connect you with up-to-the minute ideas and discussions in your subject. At ARU, we ensure you’re at the forefront of current issues, like Brexit, exploitation in labour markets, international business and migration. Economics underpins everything, influencing every aspect of society on a global scale, from government policy to labour and population, and by studying this field you can thrive in a diverse field of careers – the scope is boundless. Graduating with this kind of knowledge makes you valuable to employers as you understand the complexity of modern business and politics.
Modern life depends on electronics; from industry to the iPhone, they’re everywhere. In lectures and in our labs, you’ll learn to design, simulate and build a wide variety of electronic systems. Our course is CEng accredited by The Institution of Engineering and Technology, and meets the educational requirements for registration as an Incorporated Engineer. It's been validated to include an optional placement year in industry.
In addition to gaining firm understanding on International Financial Markets, this course equips you with the specialist skills, knowledge and experience in the use of big data, and statistical analysis to help companies to make more effective business decisions.
Criminal prosecutions depend on evidence which has been safely and appropriately collected, stored, examined, analysed and reported by forensic scientists. The BSc (Hons) Forensic Science Course is accredited by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences and provides graduates with the skills to follow a range of careers in forensic science and other analytical science-related fields. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.
You know that the global world of business is connected, fast-paced and innovative; that the industry needs forward-thinking strategies that will cut through the crowd. And you want to graduate with knowledge that’s fresh, relevant and influential. Our contemporary course content will ensure you do.
If you’re passionate about protecting our planet, our Royal Society of Biology-recognised course will give you the skills to make a difference. Explore diverse ecosystems in our labs and on international field trips, while studying in a world-renowned centre for wildlife conservation. This course has been validated to include an optional placement year in industry.
The market is saturated with unqualified marketers - this is your chance to overtake them. Making the decision to earn your qualification instead of jumping straight into work might feel like a delay, but actually, you’re taking the reins so you can move forward in leaps and bounds. Our partnership with CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing) will build on your degree with practical qualification and skills, fast-tracking your marketing career.
Mechanical engineers design, manufacture, repair or operate the things we need in everyday life. Learn in one of the most advanced engineering laboratories in any UK university. Our course is rated in the top 7 of the Guardian university league table 2017. This course is accredited by the IET and IMechE and has been validated to include an optional placement year in industry.
Help healthcare providers to supply better care and treatment to patients through the use of technology. If you're interested in both engineering and medicine, this course is perfect for you. Gain the skills to provide innovative, tried-and-tested medical engineering solutions that satisfy clinical needs.
Quantity surveyors are in demand around the world, and can often quickly move up the career ladder into top managerial posts. Through our Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) accredited course you’ll learn to provide strategic advice and services as construction projects are designed and developed.
All major athletes and teams need a sports scientist. Our course has received professional endorsement from the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES), and will prepare you to work in this fast-moving field. As part of your degree, you’ll work with athletes and members of the public to understand and apply the four key disciplines of sport and exercise science: physiology, psychology, biomechanics and nutrition.