With demand for expertise in the digital, data and technology at an all-time high, there’s never been a better time to advance your career in tech. At the forefront of established and emerging technologies, you’ll be encouraged to apply your new ideas and learning in practice – whether you’re developing techniques for processing complex data sets or managing a data centre.


Online Data and Technology degrees for future leaders and analysts

A collaboration between ARU and industry experts

The way in which technology is now used is complex and rapidly changing. That’s why our flexible and innovative courses are designed in collaboration with industry leaders. You’ll advance your skills with a high level education, delivered by experts and tailored to your industry.

You’ll enjoy the same high quality teaching and student experience as our on-campus students, with the added flexibility of distance learning.

Developing data science and machine learning specialists

Through working on real-world datasets and industry-simulated projects, you'll learn the skills and knowledge required to apply the latest in advanced data science tools and techniques such as data engineering and deep learning.

The course has been co-designed and is co-delivered by Cambridge Spark, leaders in personalised AI driven training in data science and software engineering. You'll study primarily online via digital learning management systems and attend a hackathon-style bootcamp on our Cambridge campus.

Advanced leadership and management for data centre professionals

Join the global elite of data centre professionals with the world’s only Master’s degree in Data Centre Leadership and Management.

Studied primarily online, the course is delivered by the leader in technical education for the digital infrastructure industry, CNet Training (as an Associate College of ARU), and is the ultimate qualification for data centre professionals to aspire to.

Achieve your potential

See how a flexible and supportive online learning experience has enabled Keaton, Paul and Emily to fit study into their busy lives to achieve their ambitions.

How distance learning with ARU worked for us

Our flexible online technology degrees

Whether you’re looking to climb the career ladder or simply want to enrich your existing career, we’ve got you covered.

Data Science MSc

Our course will give you the skills to develop and apply advanced data science tools and techniques to the processing of large, complex datasets, and to derive valuable insights which inform strategic decision making.

Masters Degree in Data Centre Leadership and Management

Designed in collaboration with the industry to advance your skills, the course is based around your professional work in order to ensure that the learning is relevant and can be applied to your workplace.

Get in touch

If you’d like to talk to our experienced team about our online technology courses, ARU or any aspect of studying via distance learning then please do not hesitate to contact us.