Student finance & fees

Scholarships, grants & loans

Find out about available financial schemes and support.

Tuition fees

Tuition fees

Find out more about tuition fees and government changes to tuition fees which come into effect in 2012

A degree from Aston University is a strong investment in your future. Our graduates enjoy some of the highest graduate employment levels in the country and we have a strong reputation for the quality of our teaching and research.

Key facts

  • Aston University have a significant scholarship programme in place to support our students, whatever their background.
  • We have set a headline tuition fee of £9,000 a year for all UK and EU undergraduates starting a degree in September 2012.
  • If you achieve AAB or above in your A Levels (or equivalent), you are eligible for the Aston Excellence Scholarship worth £4,000 over a typical Aston University degree.
  • If you take a paid placement year or year abroad, the tuition fee for that year will be just £1,000. If you take an unpaid placement year, there will be no tuition fee. Most of our scholarship packages also include a tuition fee-free placement year.
  • You do not have to pay tuition fees upfront – a student loan is available, with low rates of interest, from the UK Government via the Student Loans Company.
  • You don't start to repay the loan until you are earning over £21,000



Please note

The information on these pages is provided for illustration purposes only and the scholarships outlined within it are subject to change. Please check the website on a regular basis for updates and changes. All information is subject to approval by the Office of Fair Access and University Council.


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