Entry requirements by school of study
| Aston Business School |
| Engineering & Applied Science || Life & Health Sciences || Languages & Social Sciences |
Overall Abitur score of 1.4 with 13 in English Language
Programmes with specific subject requirements request a score of 13 out of 15 in the Abitur ie IBML
Overall Abitur score of 2.0 with 13 in English Language
Programmes with specific subject requirements request a score of 12 out of 15 in the Abitur ie Chemical Engineering
Biology/Biomedical Science: Overall Abitur score of 2.0 with 12 in Biology & 13 in English language
Psychology: Overall Abitur score of 2.0 with 13 in English Language
Pharmacy: Overall Abitur score of 1.5 with 13 in English & Chemistry and a second science from either Biology or Maths
Optometry: Overall Abitur score of 1.4 with 13 in English & Biology and a second science from either Maths or Physics
Overall Abitur score of 1.8 with 13 in English Language
Programmes with specific subject requirements request a score of 13 out of 15 in the Abitur ie Languages
English language requirements for undergraduate courses.
Postgraduate - Taught
To be eligible for entry on to a postgraduate taught programme you should have a second class honours degree from a recognised German Higher Education institution.
If you are applying for finance, engineering or science based subjects, you must have studied a similar field in your undergraduate degree.
There are a number of conversion courses in the Business School which will accept students from any subject background.
English language requirements for taught postgraduate programmes.
Postgraduate - MBA
You can come from any subject background, but should have at least a first class degree from a German university and a minimum of three years post graduation managerial work experience, as stipulated by the Association of MBA (AMBA) requirements.
English language requirements for MBA.
Postgraduate - Research
In order to apply to a research degree programme, you should at least have a upper-second or first-class masters degree and a relevant English language 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.
All PhD applicants need to contact the research groups direct with their individual research proposal. Find out more on Aston's Postgraduate research pages.
English language requirements for postgraduate research programmes.