Open days, fairs and webinars

MSc Open Day

We regularly run a series of on campus and digital events to help you find out more about Aston Business School and our MSc programmes. From Open Days to webinars we are here to help you discover how you can make the career move you want with an MSc at Aston.

If you would like to meet with an Aston representative but are unable to travel to Birmingham take a look at our upcoming International and UK event listings to find out where you can meet us.

Our Open Days are designed to give you a taste of what studying an MSc at Aston is like. With campus tours, career talks and the opportunity to discuss your options with our Course Directors, attending an Open Day is a great way to discover all that Aston has to offer.

Open Day Schedule    
15th April 2015 
15th May 2015          
1st July 2015     

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MSc Open Day Preregistration Form

MSc Course Director Webinars

Book your place today on one of our free webinars and find out more about our MSc programmes.Each webinar will start with a short presentation by the course director followed by your chance to ask questions. It will cover: 

  • course content
  • key skills learnt 
  • career boosting services available to Aston students 
  • future career prospects.

MSc Strategic Marketing Management

Wednesday 4 March 12:30 - 13:30 with Chris Richardson

Chris spent 30 years as a marketing practitioner in senior management and director positions before joining Aston Business School in 2009. His extensive experience and awareness of marketing issues means that he is in a unique position to relate marketing theory to the real world as well as appreciate the practical importance of the modules offered in MSc Strategic Marketing Management

Book your place for MSc Strategic Marketing Management here.

MSc Human Resource Management & Business

Thursday 12 March 12:30 - 13:30 with Dr Jonathan Crawshaw

Jonathan is himself an alumnus of the Aston University MSc HRM programme, graduating and gaining his CIPD accreditation in 2000.  He went on to obtain his PhD at Aston in 2005. His research has been published in internationally regarded journals, including the Human Resource Management Journal and Industrial Relations Journal, and he is a regular attendee and contributor to international conferences on HRM.

Book your place for MSc Human Resources Management & Business here.

MSc International Business

Wednesday 18 March 12:30 - 13:30 with Dr Kirit Vaidya & Dr Yama Temouri

Dr Kirit Vaidya is a Senior Lecturer in Business Economics,MSc International Business, member of the Economics and Strategy Group and Chair of the Aston Business School Technology Strategy Group.

Dr Yama Temouri is a Lecturer in International Business. His research interests includes the links between institutional quality, foreign direct investment (FDI) and firm performance.

Book your place for MSc International Business here.

Chris Richardson
Jonathan Crawshaw
Kirit Vaidya

Marketing Webinar Series

LinkedIn has ranked Aston University 2nd in the UK for developing marketing professionals. In this webinar series find out why Aston is at the forefront of marketing research and teaching as we explore the key issues of customer loyalty, branding and strategy.

Join our webinars exploring:

  • Branding - 19 March, 12:00 - 13:00

  • Strategy - 23 April, 10:00 - 11:00

Find out more and register.

View recordings of past webinars related to our postgraduate programmes

An Introduction to International Business at Aston Business School 3 March 2015, New Delhi

At this event you will be able to find out:

  • How studying international business can help you achieve your future career goals
  • How Aston Business School can prepare you for an international career in business
  • What past Indian students who have studied at Aston have gone on to achieve
  • What career-boosting benefits are available to Aston Business School students.
Kirit Vaidya

The seminar will be led by Dr Kirit Vaidya, Senior Lecturer in Economics, Aston Business School at The British Council, New Delhi.  Dr Vaidya has particular specialist experience in:

Students who are interested in any of our postgraduate programmes are welcome to attend. Places are limited at this exclusive event. Book today to ensure you get a place. 

See our International Office pages for a full programme of events attended by Aston University. 

Upcoming events attended by an Aston Business School representative are listed below; please click on the event links to find out more and to register.

Date Event Further Information
Sheffield Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Target Education Fair 
Jodie Mansell
Birmingham Tuesday, March 10, 2015 Masters Fair 2015 Jodie Mansell

Employable Graduates; Exploitable Research