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Our undergraduate pathways provide you with the building blocks that you need in order to be successful at undergraduate studies in the UK.

Choose your undergraduate pathway

An undergraduate pathway is a single course comprising of three or four stages (or academic years) of study. When you successfully complete the pathway you will be awarded a Bachelorā€™s (Hons) degree from ARU.

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Foundation Pathway

The University Foundation Pathway is Stage 1 of the undergraduate pathway. The transition from high school to university is a big step, perhaps the most important in your life. Staff at ARU College understand this, and will provide you with ongoing guidance, support, and the knowledge and skills you need. It is this partnership between you and the staff that will make this transition a smooth one.

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First Year Degree

The first year degree is Stage 2 of the undergraduate pathway. You may qualify to go directly into first year, depending on your qualifications. You will experience the first-year curriculum of an ARU degree plus extra academic contact hours. The teaching and learning experience will enable you to fully develop your knowledge and understanding of each module to prepare you for the second year of your degree.

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UK course matrix

Information about intake trimester and campus location for UK and EU students.

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International course matrix

Information about intake trimester and campus location for international students.

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Student guide

Download the student guide to find out why studying with ARU College at ARU is the right study choice for you.

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Academic requirements

High school grades you need to get into ARU College.

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English language requirements

IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge English, or other English languageĀ  test grades you’ll need.

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Fees, funding, and financial support

Home and international tuition fees, and student loan information.

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