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Aston University 

Aston University is one of the leading career-focused universities in the UK, dedicated to providing real-world experience to all of our students.

Located in the centre of Birmingham, the UK's second-largest city, Aston is a welcoming home for career-minded students. Aston's graduates are amongst the highest-paid five years after graduation (LEO, 2020), and we are proud to be the Guardian University of the Year 2020 and the Times Higher Education Outstanding Entrepreneurial University (2020).

GREAT Scholarships 2022

Aston University has three GREAT Scholarships available for the 2022-23 academic year for students from Bangladesh (one), Egypt (one) and Nepal (one). For eligible subjects please visit the university website. 

GREAT Scholarships for justice and law 2022

Aston University is able to offer one GREAT Scholarship for justice and law for the 2022-23 academic year for a student from Kenya

The deadline for applications is 12 June 2022. 


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Further information about the subjects

MSc Entrepreneurship

Whether you want to start your own company, lead a family business or gain entrepreneurial skills that are in demand from employers, our Entrepreneurship MSc is for you.

Being entrepreneurial doesn’t just mean starting up a business. It means being an opportunity spotter, a creative problem solver and a passionate doer. 

We focus on giving you real-life insights from entrepreneurial people in diverse industries, opportunities to work with other engaged students to learn in a practical way and encouraging you to think differently.

MSc Pharmaceutical Sciences

MSc Pharmaceutical Sciences at Aston University has been designed to prepare you for an academic or industrial career in the pharmaceutics or pharmacology industries; an area in considerable demand in response to the continued increase in development of highly complex and sensitive drug molecules.

Encompassing a range of scientific disciplines such as chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacology, toxicology and physiology, this specialist area of study is crucial for the safe and effective design, development, production and regulation of medicines.

Engineers and engineering skills are in very high demand around the world. Our MSc Engineering Management will give you the knowledge and skills you need to develop an exciting career in advanced technology.

We aim to equip you with the specialist strategic and operational knowledge you’ll need to become a future engineering leader. We also develop your understanding of sustainability and environmental issues, important skills for any senior leader.

Our team has close links with businesses, making Aston a great place to learn and develop the skills you’ll need.

LLM International Commercial Law

The LLM International Commercial Law will enhance your knowledge of the law and how it’s applied in the world of international business. 

Globalisation has made international commercial law increasingly significant. Through this course you will gain an appreciation for how commercial legal disciplines help to regulate markets and enable international business transactions to take place.

You’ll explore current insights and challenges in international commercial law. You’ll learn to solve complex legal issues and effectively advise clients or employers in specialist areas.