Applicants for a research degree programme will generally require a Masters degree from a recognised institution with a minimum average of 80%, 80% PLUS and IELTS/TOEFL qualification.
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.
Applicants for PhD or MPhil programmes should have a magistr in addition to a bakalavr or specialist diploma PLUS an IELTS/TOEFL qualification.
All PhD applicants need to contact the research groups direct with their individual research proposal. Find out more on Aston's Postgraduate research pages.