You have a highly active mind and see opportunity everywhere. Now you need life-changing skills and theory, to sharpen your potential approach to management.
ARU will match your ambition – our goal is to produce graduates who can turn ideas into action and impact the competitive world of business, finance, marketing and leadership.
This ACCA-accredited course will prepare you thoroughly for the accounting profession and offers significant exemptions from ACCA exams.
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.
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.
Gain a full honours degree in just one year. Our course is perfect if you already have a relevant degree or equivalent qualification, and want to specialise in banking and finance. You’ll go straight into Year 3, enhancing your numerical analysis skills and improving your career prospects in an international market.
Boost your career prospects in a variety of industries in just one year. If you’ve already studied a relevant subject at higher education level and are now looking for an honours degree, our BSc (Hons) Business Administration (Top-up) could be just the course you need.
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.
Develop the theoretical and practical skills you need to make your way in the business world.
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.