Welcome to Aston Scholarship

Aston University welcomes students from over 120 different countries every year to study with us. When you study at Aston you'll be part of a vibrant and friendly campus community, located in the centre of Birmingham, the UK’s second largest city.

An automatic scholarship of £3,000 is available for international students applying for undergraduate and foundation courses starting in September 2019. 

*Some course exclusions apply. Read the full terms & conditions

How do I apply for this scholarship?

No application is necessary. Once you receive an offer to study an undergraduate or foundation course starting in September 2019 you will automatically be eligible for this scholarship.

In order to secure the Welcome to Aston Scholarship, you need to pay your deposit by Wednesday 28th August 2019.

If you haven't applied to study at Aston University yet, take a look at our courses and apply.


In order to secure the Welcome to Aston scholarship, you need to pay your deposit by Wednesday 28th August 2019.

Which courses are eligible?

Applicants to all undergraduate and foundation courses at Aston University are eligible to receive this scholarship, except for the MBChB in Medicine, International Year Abroad (IYA), BSc in Optometry and Clinical Practice, and BSc Medical Bioscience with EASB.

Can I apply for more than one scholarship?

If you are successful in being awarded multiple scholarships, the highest value scholarship will be awarded to you. Scholarships will automatically be credited to your student account in the form of a tuition fee reduction.

If you pay your deposit to claim the Welcome to Aston scholarship, and you are subsequently awarded a higher value scholarship, your student account will reflect the highest value scholarship.

Terms and conditions

In order to secure this scholarship, you must pay your deposit by Wednesday 28th August 2019.

This scholarship is available to students entering the first year of an undergraduate or foundation programme only in September 2019. Foundation students will receive the tuition fee discount when they progress onto the first year of their undergraduate degree.

Aston University tries to support as many students as possible with scholarships, so if your fees are being paid by a sponsor you won’t be eligible for this scholarship. 

Read the full terms & conditions