Place Category: Modern Universities
Anglia Ruskin University is perfect for you if you like the idea of a modern, entrepreneurial university. It has its main campus in the English city of Cambridge. It also has other campuses in Chelmsford, Peterborough and London. It also has a wide number of collaborative educational partnerships around the world including: Germany, Hungary, Greece, Switzerland Malaysia, Singapore and the Caribbean.
It was founded in 1858 as Cambridge School of Art. It has gone through several name changes and expanded its educational offering before becoming Anglia Ruskin University in 2005.
It is considered a very entrepreneurial university and was awarded Entrepreneurial University of the Year in the 2014 Times Higher Education (THE) Awards.
It is one of only a handful of UK universities with an Optometry School and is due to open its own Medical School in September 2018.