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Why study an Aston Masters?

Broaden your skills and knowledge

Apply the experience you have gained so far by adding commercial, management and professional knowledge and skills. 

Some students decide to do a Masters to develop more general skills – for example, a Scientist might choose to study for an MSc in Business & Management, to develop their Business skills. 

Another reason is to enter a profession that requires a specific qualification, such as Accountancy or Law. Other reasons may be to pursue a passion for a particular subject or as a conversion course if you want to move into a different sector.

Example routes

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Develop specialist knowledge and skills

Build on the experience you have gained by developing a specialism.

Some students decide to study for a Masters in order to specialise – for example, someone with a general Business Studies degree might want to specialise in Marketing or Human Resources.

Many students take a Masters as a first step towards a career in academic research.  We have students at Aston, who are studying MSc Biomedical Science, the intention of specialising in cancer research and progressing towards a PhD.

Explore routes

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Are you read for the next level?

If you have the ambition to study a Master’s degree, look no further than Aston. We can help you choose a degree which perfectly builds on your undergraduate degree and experience to date, and award you an automatic 20% alumni scholarship.



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Find out more

Visit one of our upcoming Postgraduate Open Days of Fairs.

Request a consultation

To arrange a one to one discussion with a course director, admissions officer or careers adviser please email postgraduate@aston.ac.uk