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       Ranked 8 out of 425

University Statistcs

  • Uni Compare Ranking
    8 / 425
  • Full Time Students
    92%
  • Guardian Ranking
    VARIED
  • Students in work/study
    86%
  • Undergraduate to Postgraduate UG to PG Ratio
    73 : 27
  • UK to InternationalForeign Ratio
    78 : 22

University Summary

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The students who go to Aston are serious about getting a graduate job. The University is ranked 2nd by the Economist for boosting graduate salaries with students earning almost £3000 more than expected five years after graduating (LEO).

Known for its integrated placement years, students get positions in some of the world’s biggest global brands – such as Virgin, Microsoft, BMW and Google – and graduate with a solid one year’s professional experience in their field.

Gold-rated teaching

The University is gold-rated by the TEF for its teaching quality. Teaching at Aston is proved to boost your prospects and many students cite the benefits of having teachers who are close to industry.

‘The vast experience of the teaching staff at Aston helped cater for a wide range of careers.[My teachers’] advice helped me take the right steps towards a successful career.’

Chris Hinton
Electrical Engineering Graduate

‘Being lectured by pioneers in the Optimetrics profession gave me the inspiration to excel as an optometrist today.’

Hassnain, Optometry Graduate

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University accommodation

Located in the city centre, all of Aston’s accommodation is campus-based and includes free high-speed WiFi. On campus, you’ll benefit from a gym, social spaces and be only minutes from your lecture theatre.

Flats are all en-suite and include shared kitchens, as a well as communal facilities, such as ping pong tables, pool tables and large televisions.

University Accommodation

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University Location

University Address: The Aston Triangle , Birmingham, B4 7ET

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