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 industry, government and commerce.
Aston offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, and also works with the public and private sector to develop tailored Continuing Professional Development and Foundation Degree programmes.
For over 20 years Aston has been a leading university for graduate employability:
Currently 78.8% of Aston graduates find a grad-level job or further study within six months of graduation, compared to a national average of less than 70%, placing Aston inside the top 25 institutions in the UK (2017 Complete University Guide).
Aston regularly features in the Graduate High Fliers survey as one of the Universities the top 100 employers look to recruit from.
All lecture theatres, seminar rooms and laboratories
Our award winningCareers and Employability Centre
Health and welfare services including a dentist surgery, opticians, Chaplaincy, health drop-in centre and counselling service. Our NHS Doctor's surgery is less than 10 minutes walk.
Loads of places to eat, (cafes, restaurants, bars and pubs) meet friends and relax between lectures.
General store, supermarket, bank, bookshop and computer shop
All our student accommodation - over 3,000 rooms (all ensuite).
A well equipped, refurbished Library open seven days a week (and 24 hours a day during key periods!)
Extensive IT facilities – often with 24 hour access and WiFi internet access available across campus
Student life has both ups and downs, so it's important our students feel that there is always support available should they need it.
We offer a wide range of services geared towards ensuring your time with us is a success in academic, social and personal terms.
Our self-contained campus gives Aston University students the best of both worlds: a green, well-equipped, friendly campus in the heart of a vibrant city.
All our social, support and academic facilities are based on campus, so you never have far to go.
Aston University is less than five minutes walk fromBirmingham city centre and its many shops, restaurants, galleries, theatres, cinemas, pubs and clubs.
Great sports facilities, including two large sports halls, a 100 station gym, 25m swimming pool, large aerobics room, squash courts and all-weather floodlit sports pitches.
Accreditation is a stamp of quality for a school and its programmes. Aston is among just 1% of business schools worldwide with triple accreditation from AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS
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