Are you considering postgraduate study? 

Have you applied for a place on one of our postgraduate programmes or already hold an offer? Are you simply considering postgraduate study and want to know more about a particular course? Our postgraduate webinar series gives you the opportunity to meet our programme directors, who embody a wealth of knowledge and experience within their respective fields. They explore course content, structure and potential career prospects and can answer any questions that you may have. Current students and alumni join to offer advice and share their personal experiences of studying a postgraduate degree.

Previous webinars


The Aston University Postgraduate experience with College Deans

Our College Deans, Dr Keith Schofield (Deputy Dean International and Associate Dean Future Students, College of Business and Social Sciences) and Professor Kate Sugden (Deputy Dean Enterprise and International of the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences) discuss key insights into the postgraduate academic experience and highlight college specific employability opportunities.


Studying MA English at Aston University

Dr Chloe Harrison, Programme Director and expert within the field, introduces the MA English programme at Aston University. She explores the contents of the course, covering modules from Analysing Discourse to Corpus Linguistics and Cognitive Poetics. Current student, Shannon, joins to discuss her postgraduate journey.

Explore MA English


Bridge the gap between computing expertise and essential business knowledge

Dr Amara Ajaegbu, Programme Director and expert within the field, introduces the MSc Information Systems and Business Analysis programme at Aston University. Current students join to discuss their postgraduate journey.

Explore MSc Information Systems and Business Analysis


Prepare for a career in international affairs

Dr Ying Miao, Programme Director and expert within the field, introduces the MSc International Relations programme at Aston University. 

Explore MSc International Relations


Master the art of data-driven decision making 

Dr Viktor Pekar, Programme Director and expert within the field, introduces the MSc Business Analytics programme at Aston University. Current students, Luca and Nauval, join Viktor to share their experiences.

Explore MSc Business Analytics


Contribute to justice through the analysis of language 

Dr Nicci MacLeod, Programme Director and expert within the field, introduces the MA Forensic Linguistics programme at Aston University. Current students, Jane and Amy, join to share their experiences of studying on the programme.

Explore MA Forensic Linguistics


Tackle the biggest economic challenges facing our world today

Dr Robert Riegler, Programme Director and expert within the field, introduces the MSc Economics programme at Aston University.

Explore MSc Economics


Join the financial strategists, analysts and innovators of tomorrow

Dr Antonis Ballis, Programme Director and expert within the field, introduces the new postgraduate finance programmes at Aston University.

Explore finance


Instil an entrepreneurial mindset and achieve success

Jocelyne Fleming, Programme Director and expert within the field, introduces MSc Entrepreneurship at Aston University.

Explore MSc Entrepreneurship


Gain the skillset needed to make global organisational impact

Sukhwinder Salh, Programme Director and expert within the field, introduces MSc Human Resource Management at Aston University.

Explore MSc Human Resource Management


Enhance your English teaching skills and impact learners globally 

Dr Stephen Pihlaja, Programme Director, introduces MA TESOL at Aston University. He discusses who this course is suitable for and outlines the module options for those who have previous teaching experience and those who do not. He explores the teaching style and the opportunities that are open to postgraduate students.

Explore MA TESOL 


Address public health challenges at local, national and international level 

Programme Director, Dr Alexis Paton, introduces the Master of Public Health programme at Aston University. She introduces the expert academics who teach on this course, as well as the teaching style.

Explore our Master of Public Health programme


Unlock your business potential 

Programme Director Ian Cornelius, along with Celia Lawson-Pegg, introduces the Executive MBA at Aston University. They unpack the course structure and opportunities that are open to our MBA students.

Explore our Executive MBA programme


Acquire creative and strategic prowess in digital marketing

Programme Director, Dr Francis Mulleady introduces the MSc Strategic Digital Marketing course at Aston University. He discusses the evolution of digital marketing and the importance of adapting strategies to stay ahead within a digital world.

Explore MSc Strategic Digital Marketing


Studying MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems at Aston University

Programme Director, Dr Jian Wan, introduces the MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems programme at Aston University. He explores the teaching style and the opportunities that are open to postgraduate students.

Explore MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems


Discover MSc Future Vehicles Technologies

Hear from Dr. James Pickering, the Programme Director, as he introduces the Future Vehicle Technologies programme at Aston University. He discusses the increasing demand for vehicle technologies and highlights some of the projects students can participate in.

Explore MSc Future Vehicles Technologies 


Explore MSc Smart Manufacturing at Aston University

Muftooh Siddiqi, Programme Director, and expert within the field introduces the MSc Smart Manufacturing at Aston University.

Explore MSc Smart Manufacturing


A deep dive into MSc Data Science

Programme Director Matthew Bickley, offers an in-depth look at the MSc Data Science program at Aston University. He explores the teaching style and the opportunities that are open to postgraduate students.

Explore MSc Data Science


Delve into MSc Engineering Management and MSc Supply Chain Management

Programme Director Christos Papanagnou gives an in-depth overview of the MSc Engineering Management and MSc Supply Chain Management programs at Aston University, discussing the course structure and the opportunities available for students.

Explore MSc Engineering Management

Explore MSc Supply Chain Management


Engineering for Global Sustainable Development

Explore our MSc Sustainable Engineering degree with Programme Director Panos Doss.

Explore MSc Engineering Management


Data Structures and Algorithms - why do we need them? 

Programme Directors, Richard Lee and Sylvia Wong introduces the MSc Computer Science at Aston University.

Explore MSc Computer Science


AI in the Modern World: Challenges and Opportunities 

Hear from Dr Joe Yuen, the Programme Director, as he introduces MSc Artificial Intelligence and MSc Artificial Intelligence with Business Strategy at Aston University.

Explore MSc Artificial Intelligence

Explore MSc Artificial Intelligence with Business Strategy