Aston is known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links with industry, government and commerce. This is how we are able to produce highly employable graduates and placement students for your business.
We are ranked 8th out of all UK universities for graduate employability in the The Sunday Times University Guide 2013, confirming our place in the top 10 most business focused universities.
You will struggle to find a university more keenly attuned to the needs of business and industry. The Sunday Times
We also have an outstanding reputation for supporting our graduates to achieve excellent careers with 83% finding graduate level employment within six months of graduation, compared to a national average of less than 70%.
Hundreds of organisations target Aston University as part of their student, graduate and postgraduate recruitment. Here are just a few reasons why:
Aston is a first choice University among well qualified applicants. Undergraduates enter with A-level qualifications averaging 359 UCAS points
There are approximately 7,000 undergraduate students and 1,800 postgraduate (research and taught) students at Aston University
Aston is a pro-active University with a widening participation agenda that celebrates the diversity of the UK population in its student body
23% of our students come from over 85 countries around the world
70% of our students take up a sandwich placement as part of their studies.
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