You have a highly active mind and see opportunity everywhere. Now you need life-changing skills and theory, to sharpen your potential approach to management.
ARU will match your ambition – our goal is to produce graduates who can turn ideas into action and impact the competitive world of business, finance, marketing and leadership.
You see yourself with a rewarding career in accountancy and finance. Let’s make it happen. We know what it takes to be a specialist in this field, so we design our course to get you on the right track, and to get you practising as soon as possible. Our BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance course is accredited by both ACCA and CIMA which means you get exemptions from their rigorous exams, allowing you to fast-track through their professional qualifications and start working sooner.
You are realistic, practical, industrious, focused, curious, a self-starter. You know that further study is going to be worth it. Our top-up is designed for students like you who already have some qualifications, allowing you to reach full honours status in just a year. A degree will help you stand out to employers, improve your skill set, open yourself up to new ideas and opportunities and learning the language that dynamic businesses speak.
Your interest in both business and people makes you stand out. You’re an ambitious problem solver and intuitive communicator, compassionate and also a born leader. On top of that, you have the capacity to understand business and law developments. We‘ll make sure your people skills don’t get lost in this fast-paced business profession. With ARU, you will advance your natural talent whilst developing that eager business mind-set. Our BSc (Hons) Business and Human Resource Management degree will help you become a champion in your field, and prepare you to show employers you’ll not only go far, but take the company and your colleagues with you.
You want a solid foundation in business, a place you can kick off from when the time is right, to be ready for anything. You'll know when you're ready, because you're perceptive like that. This course is made for you, made for giving you meaningful exposure to real businesses - the ones who want you to become a graduate they can employ. Our award-winning partnership with the CMI (Chartered Management Institute) strengthens your degree with advanced management training, showing future employers that you are serious about your career.
You know you want to be a manager. To do this, you need to be able to make critical decisions on a corporate scale and our BSc (Hons) Business Management and Finance course will give you the skills and confidence you need to be prepared. With a strong focus on strategic thinking and financial management, this course lends itself to the entrepreneurial-minded student eager to develop their leadership abilities. The student who is hungry, ambitious and not afraid of a challenge. Someone exactly like you. With all the expertise of a business degree, the financial element of this course will ensure you have the numeric capabilities to make big business decisions. This is what will set you apart. This is what will ensure you graduate with the edge your future employers are looking for.
You want to stand out. You want cutting-edge business acumen and exceptional leadership skills that set you apart and help you become the kind of leader you have the potential to be. The kind of business leader people will stand behind and look up to; the kind of leader people will follow. We know what to do with this spark of potential. Our Business and Leadership programme can help you become the kind of leader that makes change happen. Because being a leader means being the one with a vision to share, and the skills of strategy and focus to realise it. These types of skills come from specialised modules in leadership, business, development, and strategic management as well as from meaningful links with local businesses and accreditation from the CMI (Chartered Management Institute). All as part of this course.
Keen and ambitious to thrive in the rapidly evolving third sector? Our part-time Certificate of Higher Education in Charity and Social Enterprise Management can help.
Designed to develop present-day, practical skills and knowledge in digital marketing, underpinned by business and marketing principles, this course is ideal for anyone interested in or working in digital marketing and social media. It will equip you to respond to ever-changing digital challenges and innovations, create effective and successful cross-channel campaigns, and seize opportunities in globally competitive markets.
Boost your career prospects in a variety of industries in just one year. If you’ve already studied a relevant subject at higher education level and are looking for an honours degree, our International Business (Top-Up) could be just the course you need.
You know that the global world of business is connected, fast-paced and innovative; that the industry needs forward-thinking strategies that will cut through the crowd. And you want to graduate with knowledge that’s fresh, relevant and influential. Our contemporary course content will ensure you do.