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Aston University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Aston University is ranked 18th out of all 113 UK Universities in the Guardian Good University Guide 2009, above many of the 20 Russell Group Universities, and is a high quality choice for postgraduate study. Our Masters in Management Programmes (Aston Business School) are ranked 3rd in the UK and 18th in the World in the 2008 Financial Times Masters rankings (September 2008). Aston is also consistently ranked amongst the UK?s top Universities for Graduate Level Employment, for postgraduates and undergraduates. We have over 1,500 postgraduate students from more than 80 countries (8,500 students in total) located on a self contained green campus in the centre of Birmingham, the UK?s second largest city. The Aston University campus has extensive study, research, social, student support and accommodation facilities with a campus accommodation guarantee scheme for first year postgraduate students. Aston offers a wide range of MSc, MA, MBA and PhD research programmes in the following areas. Aston Business School Engineering and Applied Science Life and Health Sciences Languages and Social Sciences Part Time as well as Full Time study is available for most programmes with Distance Learning also available for selected subjects including the Aston MBA and TESOL/TESP programmes.
This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
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2014
346
2015
358
2016
  • 32.70
    Overall Score
  • 43.3
    Employer Reputation
  • 38.3
    Citations per Faculty
  • 98.1
    International Faculty
  • 82.1
    International Students
51-100
2015
101-150
2016
  • 64.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 62.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 82.7
    Citations per Paper
  • 88.8
    H-index Citations
266
2014
314
2015
  • 60.30
    Overall Score
  • 59.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 56.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 76.8
    Citations per Paper
  • 61
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
668
International
284

Number of students

9,465
Postgraduate 16%
Undergraduate 84%

Number of international students

2,186
Postgraduate 41%
Undergraduate 59%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.