Anglia Ruskin Enterprise
27th October 2017
Anglia Ruskin University is exceptional and imaginative in the advancement of knowledge and education of students. We are passionate about collaboration, innovation and transformation to enhance social, cultural and economic well-being. Our Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education is engaging with social enterprises, charities, businesses and government departments, as well as Local Enterprise Partnerships, Hospital Foundation Trusts and others to support delivery of innovative solutions to real-world problems in healthcare, social care and education. Our interdisciplinary Research Institutes cover areas such as Positive Ageing, Veterans and Families (Mental Health), Refugees and Migrants, Sexuality and Sexual Health, amongst others.
We offer consultancy, training and other services.
Anglia Ruskin University’s academic excellence has been recognised for its great impact by the UK’s Higher Education funding bodies, in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.
The following areas were rated as generating world-leading research:
•Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy
•Architecture, Built Environment and Planning
•Art and Design: History, Practice and Theory
•Business and Management Studies
•Communication, Cultural and Media Studies, Library and Information Management
•English Language and Literature
•Geography, Environmental Studies and Archaeology
•Music, Drama, Dance and Performing Arts
•Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience
•Social Work and Social Policy
We bring together academics and practitioners from the increasingly important 3rd sector of the UK's economy.
The third sector includes charities, social enterprises, co-operatives, and voluntary & community organisations. Our activity with the sector includes:
•Training delivery to social enterprises, charities and voluntary sector organisations across the East of England. This encompasses specialist short courses as well as mainstream undergraduate & postgraduate qualifications.
•Research into the third sector and social entrepreneurship
•Consultancy, including business advice to third sector organisations and Social Return on Investment analysis by our SROI experts.
We perform cutting edge research on Health, Social Care and Education and partner with others in these fields.