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Health and Medical Science

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Biomedical Science

Find out more about studying Biomedical Science at ARU.

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Medical Science

Find out more about studying Medical Science at ARU.

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Operating Department Practice

Find out more about studying Operating Department Practice at ARU.

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Paramedic Science

Find out more about studying Paramedic Science at ARU.

Visit our Paramedic Science course page
Watch our Pharmaceutical Science video

Pharmaceutical Science

Find out more about studying Pharmaceutical Science at ARU.

Visit our Pharmaceutical Science course page
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Public Health

Find out more about studying Public Health at ARU.

Visit our Public Health course page
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Student stories

Find out more about our Health and Medical Science students' experiences at ARU.

Emily: Finding the 'right fit' for me Isabella: Why I chose Medical Science at ARU Laura: From hobby to a subject to study

Multi-Functional SuperLabs

With 83 student workstations and four lecturer workstations, the lecture and experiment become one in our state-of-the-art SuperLabs.


Explore the SuperLabs

Science Centre

Our state-of-the-art Science Centre is home to a range of specialist labs and teaching facilities for biomedical science students.


Take a look at the Science Centre

Operating Department Practice facilities

Our Cambridge and Chelmsford campuses both offer state of the art purpose built theatres skills laboratories, in which our students are able to use sophisticated equipment to simulate many aspects of the perioperative environment.


Take a look at our Operating Department Practice facilities

Paramedic Science facilities

Our purpose built paramedic skills labs in Cambridge and Chelmsford allows our students flexible spaces to practice their skills in a spacious environment that simulates real-life experiences.


Take a look at our Paramedic Science facilities
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Student life

Find out what it's like to live and study at ARU, and about the support and opportunities we offer.

Life on campus Accommodation
ARU student Abigail in a lecture theatre

Chat to our students and staff

Find out more about living and studying at ARU. Our staff and students will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

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Disclaimer: Please note that the videos on our YouTube channel are able to have subtitles turned on and off if needed. Subtitling or captioning of these videos are done automatically by YouTube, and ARU cannot take responsibility for the accuracy of the produced subtitles.