Student living

5 top tips for your exams

5 top tips for your exams

Avoid your own personal Friday the 13th on exam day

15 minute walk from Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery - 15 minutes from Aston's campus

Charlotte’s take on the latest exhibitions at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery.

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5 Reasons to choose Birmingham Over London

Birmingham was recently listed as one of the ten cities to visit in 2015 by Rough Guides. Here are five reasons why we think you will love Birmingham. 

Exploring Digbeth Birmingham's cultural quarter

Exploring Digbeth - Birmingham's cultural quarter

It's only 15 minutes from the Main Building on campus to the famous Custard Factory in Digbeth, the centre of Birmingham's arts district. Find out what Charlotte thought.

20 minutes to the library of Birmingham

20 minutes to the Library of Birmingham - Charlotte's first impressions

Everybody knows how it is only a 10 minute walk from campus to the Bullring shopping centre, but many people don’t know what else is easily accessible from Aston’s campus...

Pig Of Copyright Avoidance

How to manage your money as a student

Receiving that first student loan is both a blessing and a curse... Here is a guide on how to avoid the tears and make the most of your money.

10 things you probably didn't know about campus

10 things you probably didn't know about campus

Aston has its share of hidden gems. Did you know that the University Kestrel lives in an office?

Then And Now Panel

Aston, then and now

Look at how campus has changed over the last 50 years and see some relics of a past age. 

Top 10 things to bring to student accommodation

Things you need to bring to university

Don't be left without these essential items when getting the keys to your accommodation.

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Supercharge your revision playlist

Some of the best instrumental music to help your revise over the holiday period, so you can tackle those pesky exams.
How to transform your student

How to transform your university room into a home

Some quick, easy (and cheap) tips on turning your student room into a something you can call home. 

Student living - in pictures

Life at Aston Uni - in pictures and video

Experience life on campus and around Birmingham as others do, shared by Aston students.

Big gifts

10 not-so-obvious budget Xmas gifts

Looking for something special and not too expensive?