How to apply
Making an application can be split into the following steps:
Aston Online provides MSc courses that you are able to complete 100% online.
Our online application form is a quick and easy way to apply for all of our non-UCAS courses, which include:
Please note: All undergraduate full-time applications, including international, must be submitted via UCAS.
Aston University welcomes students from all countries. We take pride in our diverse student body who come not only from all over the world, but also from a wide range of social and educational backgrounds. In general, you will need to have the equivalent of a UK first or upper-second class honours degree from your country. We will also consider any significant work experience that you may have. Entry requirements vary between the different programmes and the Grade Point Average (GPA) marks/overall percentage will also vary.
Students are requested to submit their certified university transcripts (translated into English), with their application. The list below gives an indication of the qualifications we consider from some countries.
|Africa||Bachelors degree with a minimum Second Class Upper (2:1) from a recognised institution|
|Australia||Good Bachelors Honours degree (four years)|
|China||Minimum average of 80% in Bachelors degree (four years study) from a recognised university|
|India||First class Bachelors Honours degree (minimum 60-70% depending on institution and subject area) from a recognised institution|
|Indonesia||S1 (Sarjana) with good GPA (usually 3.0 from a good university)|
|Japan||Good Bachelor degree usually a minimum of 75% from a recognised university|
|Kazakhstan||Good Bakalavr from a recognised university with a minimum average of 4/5.|
|Malaysia||Good Bachelors Honours degree|
|Middle East||Bachelors degree with a minimum GPA of 2.8/3.0 and 3.4/5.0 from a recognised institution|
Bachelors degree (four years) with a minimum GPA of 3.0/first class from a recognised institution
Bachelors degree (three years) PLUS Masters Degree with a minimum GPA of 3.0/ first class from a recognised institution
|Russia||Good Bakalavr from a recognised institution|
|Singapore||Good Bachelors degree|
|Taiwan||Bachelors degree (four years study) with good GPA (usually 75% from a national university; usually 80% from a private university)|
|Thailand||Bachelors degree with good GPA (usually 3.0 from a good university)|
|Turkey||Lisans Diplomasi with good marks|
|Vietnam||Good Bachelors (Tot Nghiep Dai Hoc) degree (usually 7/10) from a recognised university|