Aston University is one of the leading career-focused universities in the UK, dedicated to providing real-world experience to all of our students. Located in the centre of Birmingham, the UK's second-largest city, Aston University is a welcoming home for career-minded students. 

Our focus on careers and employability makes us different to other universities. In fact, our Careers & Placements team is recognised as the Best University Careers/Employability Service (National Undergraduate Employability Awards 2020) and our graduates are amongst the highest-paid five years after graduation (LEO, 2021). We are also proud to be named 'University of the Year’ by The Guardian (2020) and 'Outstanding Entrepreneurial University' by Times Higher Education (THE Awards 2020).