HELPCAT/ARU Business Programmes| HELP College of Arts and Technology

ARU Business Programmes

  • With greater competition in markets arising from deregulation, technological change and globalisation, an understanding of marketing are becoming increasingly crucial for professionals in both private and government business areas. In a more competitive world, graduates with the ability to add value to products and services have an edge over others.

    This programme is designed to provide students with a sound background in business, together with an understanding of marketing’s role within and between organizations.

    Upon completion of the programme, graduates will have acquired decision-making skills and be innovative in their approach to business problems and situations. Furthermore, the programme develops critical thinking and communication skills so that graduates may deal effectively with the continually changing business environment.

    To achieve these aims, the programme integrates the development of practical skills and knowledge with a strong emphasis on understanding current theories and the latest research.

    Programme Name Duration of Study
    Diploma in Business 2 years and a 3-month internship
    Diploma in Accountancy 2 years and a 3-month internship

  • HELP CAT is an innovative and forward-looking college offering a variety of academic and professional programmes, including those in partnership with leading universities and institutions from across the globe. It offers a vibrant and multicultural study experience, with a truly international ambiance.

    Students acquire not only academic and professional training; they are also provided opportunities to develop good character traits, imbibe ethical and moral values, and acquire valuable leadership and teamwork skills through dedicated coursework, projects and participation in a wide variety of clubs, sports and societies.

    Its location in the city centre gives staff and students access to many services and facilities to enhance the teaching-learning experience.

    HELP CAT believes in the simultaneous building of minds and character.

    For a Unique Global Exposure —


    All students who register for the Anglia Ruskin University programmes at HELP CAT will be taken on a two-week all-expense paid visit to the ARU campus in Cambridge to experience British university life. They will attend lectures and seminars, meet ARU faculty members and students and tap their network of international contacts for future benefit.

    HELP CAT Diploma students who enrol for the ARU programmes also qualify for this programme.

    The special free trip to Cambridge is available for undergraduate students only, conditional on their obtaining the necessary travel visas. In case of failure to join the trip, no compensation can be claimed.

    Programme Name Duration of Study
    Bachelor of Science (Hons) Accounting and Finance 3 years + 6 months internship
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Business Management 3 years + 3 months internship
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Marketing 3 years + 3 months internship

  • Why choose the Anglia Ruskin MBA?
    The ARU MBA provides a broad, analytical and integrated study of business and management, with emphasis on introducing students to the practicalities of employment in the business world, including self-employment.

    This MBA offers a strong core curriculum, with an emphasis on equipping middle/senior managers with the strategic leadership attributes needed to operate and manage organizations. Leaders need to be able to think critically and creatively as well as to have effective personal skills such as critical self-awareness and reflection, listening and self-management. Students will be able to understand, respond to and lead change with a strong practical and professional orientation.

    Programme Name Duration of Study
    Master of Business Administration (MBA) 1½ years