Five reasons to choose Aston
We focus on getting you a job
The entire University is built on ensuring you leave here with the highest employability. Most students go a placement year and 80% find a graduate level job within six months of graduating.
Aston grads have higher than expected earnings
Our graduates earn more than expected across many subject groups. For example, employed Aston business and administration graduates earn £9,300 (35%) more than expected five years after graduating (Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) data set).
Teaching here is proven to boost your prospects, achieving a gold rating for excellence in the Teaching Excellence Framework.
We’ll help you start your own business
In your third year, you have the option of taking ‘an enterprising placement’ where you work with business mentors to carve out and grow your own enterprise.
You can learn a language for free
Take advantage of free language tuition in the first year of your degree. Learn Arabic, French, German, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese or Spanish.