Our students and graduates
Discover the amazing stories of some of our current students and graduates.
Studying within the School of Social Sciences and Humanities at Aston University isn't just about getting a degree. It's about making friends for life, developing skills, knowledge and connections to help you thrive in a competitive graduate job market, gaining meaningful work experience, and preparing you for whichever journey you choose to take.
Our students achieve some amazing things during their time with us and after they graduate - whether it's setting up their own businesses, landing competitive graduate schemes, or making real differences within their communities.
Alaïa Atteeq, BSc (Hons) Sociology graduate proves key to success is stepping out of your comfort zone. Find out more about her journey at Aston University.
From Aston University to government department, find out more about Rachel's journey after graduation.
BSc (Hons) Business and International Relations graduate, Astou Camara, thrived during her placement year.
Hear from English Language and Literature student, Bethany, about how she found her passion for marketing during her placement year with The Prince's Trust.
Discover how BSc (Hons) Politics with International Relations graduate, Anousha, secured a place on the prestigious Civil Service Fast Stream.
Sociology and Social Policy graduate, Emily Kenning, explains how Aston University has helped her to secure her current role at The Scouts.
Alisha Kumari shows us what a day in her life as a student looks like at Aston University.
Read about how Navin secured his graduate role within the Civil Service and how he has helped support the Government's response to Covid-19.
Read about Safia's Aston University journey from her undergraduate Business and Sociology degree, through to her masters degree in Strategic Marketing Management.
Discover how BA (Hons) English Language graduate, Parisa, secured her role as journalist and producer at BBC World Service.
From Aston University to Microsoft UK. Economics and Politics graduate, Victoria, describes her journey.
Krina, who studied BSc (Hons) Economics and Politics at Aston University, discusses her experience both as a student and graduate.
BSc (Hons) Business and International Relations student Lauren Shipstone completed her placement in the Netherlands.
Bart Stawera, one of Aston University's first history students, talks about his student experience and placement year with City Year UK.