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It starts with an Open Day

Ready to aim high? Come along to our next Open Day. Get a true feel for life at ARU and what it’s really like to study here.

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Open Days


Open Evenings

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How to find us

Cambridge campus

East Road
Cambridge CB1 1PT

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Chelmsford campus

Bishop Hall Lane
Chelmsford CM1 1SQ

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Peterborough campus

Oundle Road
Peterborough PE2 9PW

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Other opportunities to visit

Campus tours

Explore our campuses in Cambridge and Chelmsford with a Student Ambassador.

We offer campus tours every Wednesday, on the hour from 12pm–3pm. There's no need to book – just drop in.

Meet at Lord Ashcroft Building main reception in Chelmsford, or Helmore Reception in Cambridge.

See you there!

Taster days

Get a taste of what it's like to study at ARU.

Every year, we run taster days for our nursing, paramedic science and operating department practice courses. They're a great way to find out more about a course, meet tutors and get hands-on in our labs.

Register your interest for 2019

Schools and colleges

Discover university with a subject taster, specially designed for Year 12 and 13 students.

There's a range of subjects on offer, including art and design, business, computing, psychology, sciences, healthcare, nursing and more.

Subject tasters generally take place on our campuses in Cambridge or Chelmsford, though some can be offered off-campus.

Find out more and book a subject taster for your students

Partner colleges

You can study for an ARU degree at colleges in Peterborough, King's Lynn, Cambridge and London.

The colleges organise their own Open Days, which you're welcome to attend.

Find out more about Open Days at:

Events on campus

There's always something going on at our campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough.

We run talks, workshops, exhibitions, performances and family events across the year – many are free, and they're open to everyone.

We'd love to see you there.

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