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Arden University are experts in flexible Higher Education. We provide career-focused qualifications that fit around
your life. Study by Blended Learning and receive face-to-face tuition in Manchester alongside online study.

Arden University rated 4.2 out of 5 by WhatUni

Why study with Arden?


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Courses to suit you and your career

Our Manchester study centre offers a variety of career-focused courses, meaning you can graduate with a qualification that will boost your earning potential. Within six months of graduating the average Arden student is able to secure a £36k annual salary.

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Flexible learning you won't find elsewhere

Flexible study means you can learn on weekends, weekdays or evenings online, plus 2 days of lectures a week at our Manchester study centre. Arden allows you to complete a 3 year Degree around your job or other commitments, so you can still earn while you learn.

Accredited Courses that Impress Employers

Certain courses at Arden University have accreditation from a relevant professional body, such as CMI, ACCA and BPS. This means your qualification is fully endorsed by the field you've chosen to study and will be highly favoured by employers.


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Arden students love us and rate us

Arden University is highly rated by our students - and we love them back! We believe our students are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we offer support at every step. From enrolment through to graduation we're there with you.

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Central Manchester study centre

Linley House is a spacious and modern building in the commercial core of the Manchester. Located near St Peter's Square, our Arden study centre is in walking distance from the heart of this busy city with a thriving student population.

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Online access 24/7 to Arden course materials

You can study literally anywhere with Arden University. We provide all your study materials online, so even when you’re away from our Manchester study centre you can learn on your laptop, smartphone or tablet – at home, at work or even while travelling.

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Value for money courses. Just £6,000 a year in fees

With Arden, you only pay for what matters – quality courses and an unrivalled learning experience. You can fund your course via a student loan or if you're earning while studying you could even graduate without debt.

Arden University's Manchester study centre

Enrol with Arden on a Blended Learning degree and attend lectures at our modern central Manchester study centre near St Peter's Square. At our study centre you'll find everything you need to aid your studies, and you'll have the opportunity for 1-2-1 tuition and support from your Arden course tutor. Manchester offers space to carry out independent study and relax with friends between classes.

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Find out what Blended Learning is like from one of our Manchester students: 

"I was stuck in a 9 to 5 job at the glass ceiling, and studying a Blended Learning course I can balance uni work and earn whilst I learn."

Connor - Arden University Business student

Who are Arden University?

At Arden, we believe everyone, everywhere has the right to higher education. We've supported more than 50,000 students over 25 years and are the experts in flexible higher education.

We offer career-focused blended learning qualifications at our London, Birmingham and Manchester study centres as well as providing online courses across the world. We work in partnership with  and many of our courses are accredited by professional bodies.