You can apply for Year 1 of an undergraduate degree having sucessfully gained your Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) The marks required vary depending on which subject the student is applying to at Aston University.
Engineering and Science subjects will require specific subjects.
English language requirements for undergraduate courses.
Postgraduate – Taught Masters
You can apply for a 1 year masters programme with an undergraduate degree from a recognised Ugandan university.
You should have at least a 2.1 from a Ugandan university. The specific percentage requirement will vary depending on the course you are applying for at Aston and the Ugandan 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 conversion programmes in business and management which are appropriate for students from any subject background.
English language requirements for taught postgraduate programmes.
Postgraduate - MBA
You can apply for the MBA programme with an undergraduate degree, in any subject area, from an overseas institution and a minimum of three years post graduation managerial work experience. You should have at least a 2.1 from a recognised Ugandan University.
English language requirements for MBA.
Postgraduate – Executive MBA
You can apply for the Executive MBA programme with an undergraduate degree, in any subject area, from an overseas institution and a minimum of five years post graduation managerial work experience. You should have at least a 2.1 from a recognised Ugandan university. This programme takes 2.5 years in total and is taught in blocks of 6 days at a time. It requires the commitment of the student to travel to the UK 6 times per year.
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.
You have to 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.