Aston University provides a welcoming and multi-cultural learning experience to approximately 10,000 students, many of whom live on our safe and friendly city centre campus. The University has more than 2,300 international students from over 120 countries studying a wide range of subjects.

Lithuanian Scholarships - 2016


Aston Business School Scholarship Award Scheme 2016/17

Students from Lithuania can apply for an undergraduate scholarship award of £3,500.
See more here.


Aston Excellence - £5,000

We are pleased to announce we will be offering students the opportunity to make an application for an Aston Excellence Scholarship, entitling them to a £5,000 scholarship on tuition fees.

Full details to follow.

Automatic Merit - £2,500 - £3,000

Students achieving the equivalent of a UK 2:1 degree classification will automatically be awarded a scholarship of between £2,500 and £3,000.

Full details of equivalents, and terms and conditions, to be announced soon.

Partner Awards

Students studying at Aston University partner institutions are eligible for a 10% discount on tuition fees. See here for more information.

Aston University's links with Lithuania

Lithuanian students have been studying at Aston for many years and each year we welcome many more new students. We currently have 60 Lithuanian students studying at Aston University.

A list of all of our partner institutions can be found here.

Lithuanian community on campus & in Birmingham

There is a very active Lithuanian community on campus. There are a number of societies which may be of particular interest to Lithuanian students. The Lithuanian Students' Society organises trips, cultural and social events. 

Find out more aboutsocieties at Aston

Birmingham is a multi-cultural city and there is a large Lithuanian community. You'll find Lithuanian supermarkets in the city and most general supermarkets sell a range of Eastern European food.

Meet us in Lithuania

Staff from the International Office visit Lithuania to visit schools and colleges and to meet with interested students.

Upcoming visits

Forthcoming dates and locations can be found here.

Aston Ambassadors

Aston University Alumni Ambassadors provide help and advice to students all over the world who are considering studying at Aston. They also offer help and a friendly face to any Aston alumni who may be re-locating.

Feel free to email our Ambassadors if you have any questions about:

  • Aston University
  • Living in the UK/Birmingham
  • Living or working in their specific country

In order to find out how to contact one of our Ambassadors, please visit: http://www.astonalumni.org/alumni


At undergraduate level the most popular courses with Lithuanian students include: BSc Business and Management and BSc Marketing
Find out more about all our undergraduate courses.

Postgraduate taught

At postgraduate level the most popular taught programme choices with Lithuanian students include: MA in European Union and International Relations and MSc in Marketing Management.
Find out more about all our postgraduate taught courses.

Postgraduate research

We also have 2 Lithuanian students on research degrees working with some of Aston's key research groups.
Find out more about research degrees at Aston.

Preparatory English

Students from Lithuania who do not meet the English language requirement for their academic course study are on our Preparatory English Programmes.


There are a number of Aston University scholarships available for international and European students.
You can also have a look to the list of external funding providers.


See our full list of our course fees


You can apply for Year 1 of an undergraduate degree after graduation from the Brandos Atestatas awarded after 12 years of education. 

The marks required vary depending on which subject the student is applying to at Aston University. In general applicants should be scoring in the range of 8-9 overall in the final year PLUS an 70-80% overall average in three National Matura Examination subjects

Engineering and Science subjects will require specific subjects.

English language requirements for undergraduate courses.

Postgraduate - Masters

You can apply for a 1 year masters programme with an undergraduate degree (Bakalauras) from a recognised Lithuanian university. 

You should have at least a minimum average grade of 4 out of 5 or 7 out of 10  from a Lithuanian university.  The specific percentage requirement will vary depending on the course you are applying for at Aston and the Lithuanian 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 minimum average grade of 4 out of 5 or 7 out of 10  from a Lithuanian 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 minimum average grade of 4 out of 5 or 7 out of 10  from a Lithuanian 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.

How to apply

Staff Profile

Staff Profile

David Tobin

Head of International Recruitment

David can help you with your enquiries and advise you on the application process.

Student Profile

Student Profile

Savickaite Ieva Savickaite
Postgraduate from Vilnius
Aston University has the biggest EU centre. It’s a great University, especially when looking at the post study employment statistics.

Guaranteed accommodation for international students

Guaranteed accommodation for international students

Aston is able to guarantee you University accommodation for the first year of your studies, providing you apply by the deadline.

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