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It all starts with an Open Day

Get a true feel for life at ARU and what it’s really like to study here.

Book your place to join us for an Open Day.

Alternatively our ARU On Demand experiences are available 24/7.
Undergraduate On Demand
Postgraduate On Demand


Get to know ARU at one of our Open Days for undergraduates.

What happens on the day Book your place View our On Demand Virtual Open Day experience


Join one of our dedicated Virtual Open Evenings for Masters, distance learning and research students.

Plan your Open Evening Book your place View our Postgraduate On Demand Virtual Open Day experience
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How to find us


East Road
Cambridge CB1 1PT

Get directions to our Cambridge campus


Bishop Hall Lane
Chelmsford CM1 1SQ

Get directions to our Chelmsford campus


Oundle Road
Peterborough PE2 9PW

Get directions to our Peterborough campus

Other opportunities to visit

Campus tours

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

We offer campus tours from Monday–Friday between 10.30am and 3pm. We'll be following the latest COVID-19 safety measures, so we do ask you to pre-book.

Book your place

Taster days

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

We are running virtual taster days for our nursing, paramedic science, operating department practice, social work and midwifery courses. They're a great way to find out more about a course, meet tutors and hear from current students about their experience at ARU.

Book your place on a taster day

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 King's Lynn, Cambridge and London.

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

Find out more:

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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