As part of the Russell Group, Newcastle University ranks among the world’s top 150 universities in 2018. The city of Newcastle itself has often been ranked as students’ favorite UK city to study in. Most notable degrees at the university include Engineering and Urban Planning, to name a few. It’s Architecture program is accredited by the Royal Institute of British Architects. The university also offers a great way to experience different cultures in one city where everyone feels involved. Current students enjoy Newcastle for five main reasons: affordable city, legendary nightlife, city-center campus, fun and friendly atmosphere, and easy transportation within the city (everything is in walking distance!).
Initially known as the Cambridge School of Arts, Anglia Ruskin University evolved in the past 160 years to become the four-campus institution it is today. With centers in Cambridge, Chelmsford, London and Peterborough, Anglia Ruskin University offers its students the chance to apply and enroll in a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate courses with a great focus on the Arts segments with courses such as fashion Design, Illustration and Animation, Professional Dance and Musical Theater to more science-focused courses such as Optometry and Medicine. Social Science courses such as Psychology and Criminology are also available.