Founded in 1895 and a University since 1966, Aston is a long established research-led university known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links to business and the professions. Aston has been a leading university for graduate employment success for over 25 years.
Outstanding graduate employability
More than 82% of Aston graduates go on to a graduate level job within six months.
Career focussed courses
Aston’s close and established links with business, the public sector and the professions ensure our courses are inspiring, challenging and constantly updated to equip students with essential work-related skills and experiences.
Excellence in teaching and research
We are committed to high quality teaching and academic excellence, ensuring we provide the highest standard of education to our students. Aston has an excellent reputation for research which shapes and improves lives.
Aston University is a popular choice for international students. Students from over 120 countries study at Aston University each year.
Birmingham – one of Europe’s liveliest cities
Birmingham is internationally recognised as a leader in leisure, entertainment, shopping and sport. It is an international centre for business, commerce and industry and contributes billions to the national economy through manufacturing and engineering.
A green, sustainable campus in a city centre location
Located in the heart of a vibrant city, the university is accessible via an extensive network of motorways and railways. Our 40 acre campus houses all the university’s academic, social and accommodation facilities for our students.
Aston University International Student Voices
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