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Aston University, Birmingham

Birmingham | West Midlands England

City Campus

Ucas code: A80

At Aston we are dedicated to developing people and ideas that will shape the businesses and communities of tomorrow. Aston is ranked as the top UK University outside London for graduate employability, and is in the top 10 UK universities for producing millionaires. The Aston Student Village is transforming accommodation and the redeveloped Woodcock Sports Centre offers top sports facilities.
Source:Aston Students' Union
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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Diverse local nightlife

73%

MED

Sporty

58%

LOW

Varied union activities

65%

MED

Creative

50%

LOW

Political

46%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 93% LOW
Student satisfaction score 82% HIGH
Average graduate salary £24k HIGH

Number of students

12,493

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

80%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

16%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

52%

of students are male

Young / Mature

10%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

19%

of students here are from outside the UK

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League table rankings

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