Aston University is a proud partner of Kaplan International Pathways. If you have completed high school or university but do not qualify for entry to an Aston degree, this partnership could help you to become an Aston student.

Kaplan International Pathways offers excellent opportunities for international students who want to study a degree abroad. You can take a pathway course at Kaplan International College (KIC) London that allows you to: 

  • Meet the entry requirements for a bachelor’s or master’s degree
  • Gain important skills and knowledge for university study
  • Adjust to living and studying abroad, and make new friends, before your degree even starts.

At KIC London, you will benefit from small class sizes, personalised teaching, and fantastic support, so that you can achieve your goals. You will study alongside other international students, and the College’s location in the heart of London means that you will have the chance to experience life in the UK capital before moving to Birmingham.

You can study a Pre-Master’s course for progression to a master’s degree at Aston Business School, in addition to selected master's courses in Engineering and Computer Science. Explore your options on the Kaplan website.

The Foundation Certificate provides the opportunity to enter Year 1 of undergraduate courses at Aston University.

You can also study International Year One at KIC London and enter Year 2 at Aston for these undergraduate courses at Aston Business School:

And these Engineering courses:

You are guaranteed entry to Aston University when you pass your pathway course at the required level with good attendance.

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What's it like to study at Aston?

Aston is the university that will help me to improve my current skills with great professors and develop new abilities by providing the placement year.

Azret Adiletuly
BSc (Hons) Marketing