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ARU Peterborough

ARU Peterborough is a new, modern, purpose-built university offering a range of higher education and professional development courses in Peterborough. We are proud to have been named University of the Year at this year's Social Mobility Awards, recognising ARU Peterborough's role in advancing social mobility across the city and wider region.

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Studying at ARU Peterborough

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Undergraduate courses

Our undergraduate degrees have been co-created with employers to make sure you graduate with the industry-specific and transferable skills that are in demand, regionally and nationally. Your employability is at the heart of all our degrees.

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You’ll benefit from an open and accessible campus, centrally located within sight of the iconic Peterborough Cathedral, and a short walk to the city centre and train station. Inside, your studies will be supported by a Reading Room, PC suites, specialist skills labs, and places to study quietly or in collaboration.

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Postgraduate courses

A postgraduate degree is the perfect way to further your career through specialism in a specific subject. You can progress directly from an undergraduate degree onto a Masters course, or chose to return to higher education later in life.

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All about ARU Peterborough

Studying at degree level supports you to develop important skills needed for the workplace, such as critical thinking, problem-solving, time management, collaboration, communication, and organisation. You’ll make new friends, build confidence, acquire valuable expertise in your field of study, and gain a qualification that is internationally recognised.

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Degree Apprenticeships

We offer a range of degree and higher apprenticeships, developed in partnership with regional employers and delivered from ARU Peterborough.

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In the community

We’re committed to supporting the local community, through education, knowledge exchange and much more.

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Our address

ARU Peterborough
University House
Bishop's Road

Call +44 (0) 1733 968268

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