We extend a warm welcome to students from Brazil.

Here you'll find out about the entry requirements for Anglia Ruskin and the qualification equivalents from your home country. You'll also find information about how to apply, fees and scholarships, events we're holding and contact details for us and our partners in your country.

If you're from Brazil and thinking of studying with us, here are a few things you may want to consider:

  • The course you want to study (See our course filters below)
  • Pre-sessional Course 

  • Get a flavour of what it's like to study at Anglia Ruskin, watch our video below.
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(MA, MSc, MBA, LLM, MCh, MOptom PGDip and PGCert)

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(MPhils, PhDs and Professional Doctorates)

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Language Services Unit

Life as an international student

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You can study an undergraduate, Masters or research degree at ARU.

You'll find an application link on all our course pages.

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If you have any questions about studying at ARU, call us on +44 (0)1245 686868 or email

Entry requirements

Academic qualification equivalents
for students coming from Brazil to Anglia Ruskin

If you’re applying for an undergraduate course (year 1 entry) you must hold one of the following:

  • Certificade de Ensino Media plus one year at University of Brazil
  • a recognised foundation qualification

If you’re applying for a postgraduate taught course you must hold one of the following:

  • Bacharel / Licenciado / Professional title (4 years or more) with 2.8+ on a scale of 1-4, or 7+ on a scale of 1-10
  • degrees from Federal Universities, Catholic Universities and certain State Universities and Courses rated A+B
  • a recognised pre-Masters course

Interested in our postgraduate research degrees? Please visit our postgraduate research pages, where you’ll find entry requirements.

Some of our courses may have extra requirements, such as portfolios for art and design courses. These are outlined in our course pages.

If you don't meet academic requirements for undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses then Cambridge Ruskin International College (CRIC) can help. CRIC provides foundation and pre-Masters courses which will help you meet the requirements for our degrees. 

English requirements

English language requirements

If English is not your first language you'll need to be able to show you have the required level of English language. This is so we can ensure you'll be able to follow your course.

  • Our standard entry criteria for undergraduate courses is IELTS 6.0 or equivalent, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing).
  • Our standard entry criteria for postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses is IELTS 6.5, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing).

If you don't meet our English language requirements, our Language Centre offers a range of courses which could help you achieve the level required for entry onto a degree course.

Our Language Centre also offers the English Language Proficiency Test (ELPT) in the UK and overseas. Check our events page for dates or contact our country managers for more information.

How to apply

Here are some links to important information that’ll help you with your application to Anglia Ruskin University:

Approved agents

Eduk Brasil Intercâmbio e Turismo

  • Location: Sao Paulo
  • Address: Rua Vergueiro, 1421, Sala 405, Vila Mariana, São Paulo
  • Telephone: + 55 041 3045-3181
  • Email:
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  • Location: Curitiba
  • Address: Interconnect Exchange Brasil, Av. Visconde De Guarapuava 5532, Curitiba, Parana 80240010
  • Telephone: +55 41 3018-3717
  • Email:
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Study Abroad UK

  • Location: Recife
  • Address: Avenida Fernando Simões Barbosa 22, Edificio Santo Antônio - Sala 102, Boa Viagem, Recife – Pe, 51020-39
  • Telephone:+44 (0) 1454-806111
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CP4 Cursos no Exterior / Traveller

  • Location: Rio de Janeiro
  • Address: Rua Visconde De Pirajá, 142/ 605 – Ipanema –, Rio De Janeiro, 22410
  • Telephone: +55 21 2247-9787
  • Email:
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Dri Viagens (M. T. C. de Godoy ME)

  • Location:
  • Address: Rua Treze De Maio, 255 Centro, Amparo - Sp, 13900-47
  • Telephone: +55 193807-2807
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