Students who have completed their Tot nghiep pho thong trung hoc (Secondary School Graduation Exam) will be required to complete a recognised Foundation Programme.
For entry to the Aston International Foundation Programme (IFP), we would require an minimum average of 7.5 - 8 (out of 10) for years 10 – 12. Individual subject marks may also be required as well as evidence of your English language ability.
English language requirements for undergraduate courses.
Postgraduate – Taught
You can apply for a 1 year masters programme with an undergraduate degree from a recognised Vietnamese University.
You should have at least an overall average of 7.5+ (out of 10) from a recognised Vietnamese university. The specific requirement will vary depending on the course you are applying for at Aston and the Vietnamese university from which you have graduated.
If you are applying for finance, engineering, science or social science based subjects; you must have studied a similar field in your undergraduate degree. There are a number of Masters programmes in business and management which are appropriate for students from any subject background.
English language requirements for postgraduate taught programmes.
Postgraduate - MBA
You can apply for the MBA programme with a recognised undergraduate degree, in any subject area, and a minimum of three years post graduation managerial / professional work experience. You should have a minimum average of 7.5 (out of 10) from a recognised Vietnamese university.
English language requirements for MBA.
Postgraduate - Research
Each of Aston's Schools of Study has a number of research groups with the potential to host PhD students. Research specialisms include finance, economics, marketing, organisational psychology, bioenergy, knowledge engineering, photonics, languages, biomedical sciences, neurosciences, health sciences and more.
To apply for a research degree at Aston, you should have at least an overall average of 7.5+ (out of 10) from a recognised Vietnamese university. The specific requirement will vary depending on the course you are applying for at Aston and the Vietnamese university from which you have graduated.
In support of your application, you also must submit a detailed research proposal outlining your intended research topic, its objectives, proposed method of research and an indication of how the proposed research topic relates to previous work by other researchers. Find out more on Aston's Postgraduate research pages.
English language requirements for postgraduate research programmes.