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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Education for Sustainability (EfS)

Education for Sustainability (EfS) is about equipping our students with the knowledge, skills, and values they will need to build a more responsible future.

As a university, we are committed to making sure that sustainability is a part of all our students' courses.

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Get involved in sustainability at ARU

Join a society, change our University, join a seminar, do some gardening, get some funding, become an intern... Students are at the heart of our sustainability work.

What you can do Our workshops and events
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Sustainability in the curriculum

Learn more about how we include sustainability in our curriculum and our commitments, guidance and reports.

Find information about our postgraduate degrees, dissertation prizes and more ways to learn about sustainability.

Resources for your course (staff) Information for students and staff Responsible Futures - NUS programme
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Living Labs: working with our communities

Living Labs are small-scale projects that enable our students to lead change in communities at a regional, national and international level.

More about Living Labs Sustainable Sainji - volunteering in the Himalayas
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Our research

Research projects run by the EfS team.

Green Skills research project Other GSI research
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