Alumni Scholarship

Our Alumni Scholarship is for students who have already completed an ARU degree course, and want to undertake further study.

This scholarship is available to students starting a course in the 2020/21 academic year.


There are two scholarships available:

  • 20% off your fees when applying for postgraduate taught degrees
  • or a £400 discount when applying for postgraduate research programmes.


This scholarship is a fee discount. We'll deduct it from the tuition fees in your first year.


To be eligible for our Alumni Scholarship you must:

  • to receive a 20% discount, be starting a postgraduate taught course at ARU. You can be studying full-time or part-time an should have achieved a 2:2 or above in your previous study
  • to receive a £400 discount, be starting a postgraduate research course at ARU. You can be studying full-time or part-time
  • be from the UK or EU. International students should refer to our International Alumni Scholarship
  • already hold a full undergraduate honours degree, Masters degree, Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma from ARU. We include our predecessor institutions in this, and there is no time limit on when you completed your previous studies.

This scholarship is not available for degree apprenticeship or distance learning courses.

How to apply

There is no need to apply. You'll automatically receive our Alumni Scholarship if you meet the eligibility criteria.