There is no simple answer to this question. People choose postgraduate study for all sorts of reasons, but if any of the following statements sound like you, it might be something you should consider:
- I want to stand out from the crowd in a competitive job market
- I need a postgraduate qualification to progress in my chosen career
- I enjoy my subject and there are areas I want to study in more depth
- I am looking for a change of career
- My tutor has encouraged me to take my studies further
- I am not ready to start my career but I want to do something useful in the
What is it like?
Whatever the reasons behind your decision to choose postgraduate study, you will need to be committed, hardworking and enthusiastic about your subject. Obtaining a postgraduate qualification isn’t easy – it isn’t meant to be – but the sense of achievement and pride when you receive your certificate makes it all worthwhile.
Fortunately, along with the perspiration comes inspiration. At Aston, you will get the opportunity to work with some internationally renowned academics, who will nurture your talent and help to bring out the best in you. Aston fosters a culture of academic quality and rigorous research principles which make it a stimulating yet enjoyable place to study.