Location: Coventry, UK

Established: 1990

Competitive For: Business, Computing, Healthcare management



Arden University is a for-profit private university established as Resource Development International in 1990 and later it was granted university status by the British government. It has been owned by Global University Systems from August 2016. Arden’s head office is located in Middlemarch Park, Coventry. The university has three London based study centers at Ealing, Tower Hill and Holborn. It has also two further study centers in Manchester and Birmingham.


Arden University established with the motto of everyone, everywhere, should be able to study. Being an specialist in flexible UK degrees, masters and MBAs, Arden has supported more than 50,000 students over 25 years. Whatever the constraints such as location, cost, life commitments or time, the university provided students with access to higher education providing learning materials 24/7 that fits with their hectic, modern life. Courses are designed with a strong focus on employability and many of them are accredited by professional bodies that means qualification is meeting industry standards, as well as globally will be valued by employers.


Arden is the first online distance-learning university in the UK. At Arden, courses are offered through traditional, blended and online format. Blended learning is the combination of both on-line studying and face-to-face seminars. This allows 90% of students with Arden University work while studying. The London based study centre of Arden delivers a blended learning schedule to students.  However, Arden’s virtual learning platform “ilearn” designed by the in-house technology development team for teaching and delivery higher education.

Popular Courses



Masters of Business Administration BSc (Hons) Computing (Extended 0r Foundation year)
MSc Data Analytics and Information Systems Management BA (Hons) Business (Extended)

BA (Hons) Healthcare Management (Extended)

MSc Data Analytics & Project Management BA (Hons) Criminology & Law
MSc Enterprise Architecture Management BA (Hons) Human Resource Management & Psychology
Innovation, Enterprise and the Circular Economy MBA LLB (Hons) QLD
MA Human Resource Management BA (Hons) Business (Tourism) (CMI)
MSc Psychology (BPS)

Top Up programme ( Year 3)

  • BA (Hons) Business (Year 3)
  • BA (Hons) Healthcare Management (Year 3)


Intake Available

  • January/ February, April, June and October

Academic requirement

  • Academic level 2/ Level 3 qualification required for EU/Home students

English Requirement

  • Minimum IELTS requirement – 6.5 (PG) & 6.0 (UG)
  • Free English test available for EU/Home students

Tuition fees

  • Undergraduate Tuition Fees £ 6165 (EU /Home Students)
    Postgraduate and blended Full Course Fees
    Distance Learning Degree £12,825
    Masters £8,550
    MBA £9,855
    PG Cert £2,633


    Note: Arden University is not offering international students to study in campus but they have blended learning programme for interested students. Student can study anywhere in the world

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