Proposed Fees for the year 2014/15 and 2015/16
Home and other European Union students *
Full-time fees per year: £3,996 (2014/15) £4,052 (2015/16)
Overseas / (Non-EU) Students *
Full-time fees per year: £12,316 (2014/15) £13,000 (2015/16)
Funding Opportunities - Dean's Scholarships
Aston Business School has 7 Dean’s Scholarships, one in each of the following area: Accounting, Aston Law, Economics and Strategy, Finance, Marketing, Operations and Information Management and Work and Organisational Psychology. Cross-disciplinary research is also actively encouraged. We strongly recommend that you check the relevant Academic Group pages for their current areas of research interest.
Value of the Scholarship:
Stipend of £17,000 per annum and
Full fee waiver (both for EU/Home and International students)
Three years full time
Scholarships are open to Home/EU and Overseas applicants.
The essential application criteria listed below are for all Academic Groups with the exception of Aston Law – Law applicants should visit the Law pages for details of the Scholarship in this area.
UG Degree – 2:1 or above
Relevant Masters: 65% in both taught and dissertation elements
English Language (where required): TOEFL 101, IELTS 7
GMAT/GRE – 70%  (i.e. this means that the applicant has obtained a better score than 70% of all tested participants).
Two academic references
Unconditional offer on the PhD Programme
Complete the on-line application form for entry to the programme: http://www1.aston.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/apply/.
Provide all relevant documentation
20th March 2015. Interviews, if required, will take place in the week 23 rd – 27 th March 2015.
Note: All applicants for the scholarship must hold an unconditional offer on the PhD programme by this date)
All candidates will be informed of the outcome within 6 weeks of the closing date.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
GMAT/GRE is an independently administered test that assesses quantitative, analytical and verbal skills. This test allows for a rigorous degree of bench marking between applicants. The minimum requirement of 70% applies to each section. For candidates having additional English Language requirements (TOEFL/IELTS), these results will count instead of the verbal reasoning section. Details on GMAT/GRE can be found here: http://www.gmac.com/gmat.aspx and https://www.ets.org/gre/ )