Writtle University College and ARU have merged. Writtle’s full range of college, degree, postgraduate and short courses will still be delivered on the Writtle campus. See our guide to finding Writtle information on this site.

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Develop your business

Choose to collaborate with ARU and gain access to business and innovation support that draws upon our multi-disciplinary and world-leading research expertise. Our entrepreneurial and flexible ethos combined with our experience of working with industry means we have a reputation for producing reliable and relevant results.

See what we offer below or contact us and sign up to our newsletter to discover how we can help your business.

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Funding opportunities

Our government-subsidised Knowledge Transfer Partnership programme offers you the opportunity to grow your business by exchanging ideas, data, experience and expertise with graduates and academics.

Find out more about funding
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Find answers to burning questions and overcome obstacles to growth with the help of our experts.

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Innovation and business support

With opportunities for collaboration, consultation, start-up support and much more, we've got solutions to a wide range of needs for businesses of all types and sizes.

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Conference and meeting room hire

Hire a classroom, conference room or lecture theatre in Cambridge or Chelmsford. Four-hour, eight-hour and full day rates available with AV facilities and various catering options.

Explore our venues

Contact us

Every partnership starts with a conversation, so get in touch today.

To talk to us about degree apprenticeships, please call 01245 686707 or email [email protected].