How to apply - steps for EU students

We’re delighted that you want to study with us. We understand that choosing a university and deciding whether to apply is a hard decision. However, you’re not alone, we’re here to help.

Below you’ll find all the main steps you need to take to apply: from choosing your course and submitting your application, to what happens next.

How to apply if you are an international student

Four basic steps

Applying with us is a fairly straightforward process. Here are the four basic steps you need to follow to apply to your course.

Step 1 - Choose your course

If you've already chosen your course then congratulations, you’ve completed the hardest step in your application process!

Not sure yet? Then you may want to browse our course pages:

Make sure that before submitting your application you understand your chosen course entry requirements (academic and English language requirements). If you have any questions at this stage, just contact us at we're here to help.

Step 2 - Submit your application form

Undergraduate courses
Postgraduate courses

Step 3 - Check your email regularly

If you have applied through UCAS, you can check the progress of your application via UCAS TRACK. We will also email you directly.

Your offer may be made conditional on achieving certain grades, providing evidence of English language ability and we may also specify a subject requirement (with or without achievement of a specific grade). For some courses we also require Occupational Health and Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance, a satisfactory e-portfolio, work experience or a variety of other requirements.

We may come back to you and ask to provide more supporting documents. It's important that the contact details on your application form are correct and that you check your email regularly for correspondence from us.

Please bear in mind that some applications will need to be referred to faculties and to be checked by the course leaders, or have interview or portfolio requirements which mean that offers cannot be made straight away.

If you have any questions about your application, please get in touch:
Phone: +44 (0)1245 686868

If you applied through an in-country representative, please contact them directly for any updates on your application. For a trusted list of our partners and representatives, visit our information by country pages.

Step 4 - Receive our decision on your application

If you have applied through UCAS, they will notify you of an offer from Anglia Ruskin via UCAS TRACK.

If you applied to us direct you will receive our decision via our Applicant Portal.

We will also email you directly with the details.

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