Situated in the centre of Birmingham, Aston University was founded in 1895 and was one of the first universities to offer work placements during degree courses. It has a league table ranking of 32.

The University has five main schools with over 10,000 students studying a wide range of courses, including biology, finance, marketing, mathematics and psychology.

The five schools are;

  • Aston Business School
  • Aston Medical School
  • School of Engineering and Applied Science
  • School of Languages and Social Sciences
  • School of Life and Health Sciences

Aston University has a student’s union boasting shops, three bars, a hair salon and bookshop. There are over 100 clubs and societies and more than 80% of students are involved in student events.

Aston University is passionate about sports and has an on campus sports centre with a 25m swimming pool, squash courts, two all-weather pitches, dance studios and fitness studio. Away from campus, there is a 45 acre sports facility with bar and catering services. Furthermore, the Athletic Union runs over 35 sports clubs.

First year undergraduates are guaranteed accommodation within a range of halls of residences. Prices are normally between £119 per week for self-catered accommodation and £161 per week for catered housing and en-suite rooms are available for those that require them.

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Address Aston Triangle, Birmingham, B4 7ET View on Map
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Upcoming Open Days at Aston University


Postgraduate Open Day

23 Nov 2019, 09:00 AM - 23 Nov 2019, 15:00 PM Aston University, Aston Business School Building
Book Open Day
Join us for our Postgraduate Open Day on Saturday 23 November, 9am to 3 pm. You will have the opportunity to meet our course directors, careers and admission teams and find out more about your study choice and funding options. You will have the opportunity to talk to our academic course directors about the programmes that we offer, learn about postgraduate funding and finance, tour our campus, and meet our students and admissions team.

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