Postgraduate Study

  • Aston University Graduate School provides a supportive environment for research students across the University.
  • The Graduate School is responsible for maintaining the Quality Assurance of research studies and the development of training in core research and transferable skills.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 2,375 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 56%
  • Part Time 44%

Domicile

  • UK 56%
  • EU 11%
  • Other 32%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & administrative studies 81 1053 1134
Subjects allied to medicine 111 421 532
Education 0 189 189
Engineering & technology 60 108 168
Social studies 11 98 109
Languages 16 76 92
Biological sciences 0 72 72
Computer science 12 43 55
Mathematical sciences 9 3 12
Physical sciences 11 0 11
Medicine & dentistry 1 0 1
Law 0 1 1

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study:

Postgraduate Fees and Funding

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2016–2017):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £5,350
Mixed £5,600
Laboratory £6,900
Clinical -