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Find Out Why Arden Students Rate Us So Highly

Here at Arden University we strive to make our course programmes, study portal, materials and learning experience as good as we possibly can.

But what do our students (past and present) think about their time studying with Arden and how do they rate their Arden experience?

Take a look below to see what genuine Arden students have to say about us and click through to read more on exactly how they rate Arden and how we've helped them achieve their goals.



Beth Jacklin, Arden University staff member

"I really like the flexible nature of the programme and the ability to study when and where it suits me! The teaching is great and course structure is nice and easy to follow."

Beth Jacklin - BA (Hons) Business (Finance) (Top-up) student


Billy Reynard-Bowness Arden University staff

"Despite my past ‘disappointments’ academically, I now work as a biochemist in a laboratory and am studying towards a psychology and sociology degree."

Billy Reynard-Bowness - BA (Hons) Psychology & Sociology student


Chris Barlow, Arden University student

"Despite applications to lots of companies for something a bit more focused.. I struggled to find anything. I began to think about whether a degree could boost my chance of gaining more meaningful work."

Chris Barlow - BA (Hons) Business student


Ryan-Jay, Arden University student

"Having flexible study is so important to me… I’ve had to do last-minute school runs to drop my nephews off, but Arden has been so understanding and the flexibility of study suits my life perfectly."

Ryan-Jay- Criminology & Psychology student


Arden University Blended Learning student Clara

"If you wanna reach your goals, then go for it, and Arden's one of the best places that you can do that as a parent, and that's the truth, because what other university are you gonna go to where there's that much support and you don't have to be on campus all the time?"

Clara - LLB (Hons) with Qualifying Status student


Arden University Law Degree graduate Richard Wing

"I would recommend Arden University to anyone and I could not have achieved my results without the brilliant support I had from all my tutors. I understand that online learning is not for everyone and you really do need to be motivated, determined and very resilient if you want to do well. However, it is definitely within your grasp if you really want to change your life and do something different."

Richard Wing - LLB (Hons) with Qualifying Status student


Nasrin Balera, Arden student

"As I’ve progressed through the course, I’ve gradually moved into a management role and have seen an increase in my salary." 

Nasrin Balera - MSc Engineering student


Arden University student Andrew Kellaway

"I looked at other universities in the area, but they either didn't offer the right course for me or didn't accept Apprenticeship Levy funding. Arden ticked every box."

Andrew Kellaway - Senior Leader Masters Degree Apprenticeship MBA student


Martin's Student Testimonial

"It gave me confidence and skills to go for senior jobs that I wouldn’t have been confident to go for previously [and] I have been promoted several times since."

Martin Scahill - BSc (Hons) Business & Computing (Top-Up) student


Emma-Louise's Student Testimonial

"I have been able to study from home and from hospital which has been a blessing [and] I am relieved and happy to finally be on track with my dream career choice [...] I'd definitely encourage Distance Learning with Arden to anybody."

Emma-Louise Smith - BA (Hons) Graphic Design student


Pauline's Student Testimonial

"My course is going very well and tutors at Arden are very helpful."

Pauline Banda - BA (Hons) Business (Tourism) student


Laura's Student Testimonial

"Distance Learning has given me lots of flexibility which has been essential! [...] I could study when I wanted to and all online."

Laura Benson - BA (Hons) Business (Marketing) Top-Up student


Arden University student Cemene Wellington

"Blended Learning with Arden is very good, and helps me combine both work and study as I live in Lambeth in south-east London. The course has helped me in my career because it has given me the confidence to take on promotion and change jobs."

Cemene Wellington - BA (Hons) Healthcare Management student


Razzel's Student Testimonial

"I have a child and I work as well, so it’s quite a lot to juggle...The Arden University style is amazing because it can get you started with your career earlier than people studying at a normal university."

Razzel Tayeh - LLB (Hons) with Qualifying Status student


Adam's Student Testimonial

"I'm really enjoying this course...there's different people from all over the world here, it's a great environment to be in."

Adam - BA (Hons) Business student


Dominika's Student Testimonial

"During the MBA course, I fell pregnant with twins. Life has been hectic since then and completing my MBA has been a great challenge – so the ability to study flexibly is incredibly valuable. 

Dominika Stevens - MBA student


Imran's Student Testimonial

"You can earn a full time wage, work full-time and support your family as well as study on the side. Definitely I'd recommend it."

Imran - LLB (Hons) with Qualifying Status student


Rupinder's Student Testimonial

"I started to benefit from my MBA even before I had completed the Degree. I sensed increased respect and value at work from my peers and superiors, while the increase in salary followed very soon, as I had anticipated."

Rupinder Singh - MBA student


Sarah Louise's Student Testimonial

"Whilst studying my A-Levels, I did apply for several universities throughout England and was successful in them all. I did however, make the decision to not attend full-time University."

Sarah-Louise Griffiths - LLB (Hons) Common Law student


Martin's Student Testimonial

"Going back to full-time education became almost impossible as I had a family, mortgage and all the other trappings and distractions of modern family life.

Would I recommend it [Arden]? Yes, I would."

Martin Lithgow - BA (Hons) Graphic Design student


Detloff's Student Testimonial

"The course material was well structured and straightforward, making it easy to understand. I am working for a global firm in a quite senior position, and my hope is that my LLB journey will inspire one or two colleagues to do something similar."

Detloff Rump - LLB (Hons) with Qualifying Status student


Scott's Student Testimonial

"After researching different options, I chose Arden University because of its [online] delivery method, and to have the flexibility of fitting the MBA around a full-time job."

Scott Nicholson - MBA student


Val's Student Testimonial

Studying for her first Degree with Arden University at the age of 75, Val Bishop says:

"It’s boosted my confidence and I recommend people of ANY age should study for Degrees."

Val Bishop - BA (Hons) Business student


Clare's Student Testimonial

"I would highly recommend Arden for Distance Learning. Having previously studied via Distance Learning the learning process with Arden is completely different and a much better platform. Support is available to guide you."

Clare Gillon - MA Strategic Marketing student


Ismail's Student Testimonial

"The experience with Arden University so far is fantastic – good relationship with students and a flexible payment plan.

I would recommend Arden University to anyone who wants to study and work at the same time."

Ismail Salami - MA Strategic Marketing student


Jamie's Student Testimonial

"Studying part-time has made me into a reputable candidate, as I have been able to gain valuable experience in different work places. The fact that I have chosen to study at home allows me to demonstrate that I am a determined worker who will work hard…"

Jamie Henderson - LLB (Hons) with Qualifying Status student


Miriam's Student Testimonial

"I chose Arden University because I thought it was well structured and, unlike other universities, they were more concerned with the student’s progress and understanding of the law. Doing the Law Degree has opened a lot of new job opportunities and made me more marketable within the job sector."

Miriam Aziz - LLB (Hons) with Qualifying Status student


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