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.
"For me, enrolling at Arden was cathartic. An opportunity to write the wrongs of the past. Although I felt daunted, I was so well supported by the tutors whose feedback was brilliantly constructive!"
Cath Palmer - BSc (Hons) Psychology
"Things continually change in this sector, and our first module had a focus on change management, giving me the confidence to approach challenging situations in the future."
Rob Wyatt - Senior Leader Masters Degree Apprenticeship – MBA (CMI)
"Being able to continue working and get an education seemed like the best idea – and getting to put what I learn back into the company is really rewarding"
Daniel Freeman - Digital and Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship programme
"This freedom to study at my own pace has greatly increased my ability to study a second degree."
Cynthia Blow - BSc (Hons) Psychology
"Arden is for winners. Nobody will beg for you to sit down and start working on your career, if you don’t do it yourself."
Bettina Finna - BSc (Hons) Psychology
"I am a father to four children and I work full-time. Studying through Distance Learning means I can spend time with my children whilst continuing to earn money and study in my spare time"
Peter Huszaros- BSc (Hons) Computing
"The best thing about studying with Arden is accessibility. I am able to contact student support easily and I always get a quick response back."
John Paul Asunicon- BA (Hons) HRM & Psychology
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"My course is going very well and tutors at Arden are very helpful."
Pauline Banda - BA (Hons) Business (Tourism) student
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
"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
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
"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
"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
"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
"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