Further information for applicants
Thinking about a research degree?
There is an active postgraduate research community at Aston and opportunities to get involved:
Are you thinking of doctoral research?
A Vitae resource to help you decide whether a doctorate is for you.
The UK doctorate: a guide for current and prospective doctoral candidates
A Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) and National Union of Students (NUS) publication.
Considerations for disabled applicants applying to postgraduate courses
The stated aim of this guide from the Disabled Students’ Commission is to 'to help you through the process of asking the important questions of, and making sure you have the necessary support from, your prospective or selected university or college –from the outset'.