Aston University has been ranked as a top university for graduate employability for the last 20 years. (80 in the World and 12th in the UK according to QS Graduate Employability Rankings). University research has a direct impact on society and 78% of it is rated world-leading internationally excellent (REF 2014).

We were recently ranked the 33rd Most International University in the world and 10th in the UK (THE Most International Universities’ table), as well as 11th in the UK for Student Experience (2016 Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide).

Our mission is to deliver and maintain a sustainable campus that enhances the student experience. We will continue to provide high-quality accommodation and space that is accessible, efficient, flexible and responds to the needs of all our users.

Aston has long been a popular destination for international students and we recognise and celebrate the important academic contribution and cultural diversity that you bring to our university. As an Aston student, you will learn in a friendly and diverse community in the centre of Birmingham, a vibrant and multicultural city in the heart of the UK. Birmingham has a rich international heritage and we welcome people from all countries to be part of our city. Birmingham is home to 187 different nationalities and celebrates a wide range of major festivals from Vaisakhi to Eid to Chinese New Year. Aston is a welcoming and safe place to live and study, and we are proud that our university is open to students from around the world.