Your employability and your continuing success is of huge importance to us, that's why we've had the reputation for getting graduates into the best roles for almost 50 years. But don't just take our word for it! Here are some facts and figures that will support your decision to study at Aston.
Aston is ranked in the top 80 in the World and 12th in the UK by QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2016.
Currently 78.8% of Aston graduates find a grad-level job or further study within six months of graduation, compared to a national average of less than 70%, placing Aston inside the top 25 institutions in the UK (2017 Complete University Guide).
Aston is famous for the professional placement year. At present over 70% of Aston students take on a graduate level job while studying, making them better prepared for industry and the professions.
In the 2015/16 QS Graduate Employability Ranking, Aston is ranked 27th in the World and 3rd in the UK for ‘Partnerships with Employers’ and 47th in the World and 5th in the UK for ‘Employers Presence on Campus.’
BSEEN is a collaborative project led by Aston University, part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund. It has helped 240 student/graduate businesses get started since 2012.
The Aston Advantage: Placement Year
Did you know? Aston was one of pioneers for university placement years
Who employs Aston graduates?
Aston Graduates are employed all over the world by high profile companies, such as Microsoft, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Unilever