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Location: Aston Triangle, Birmingham, West Midlands B4 7ET

Country: United Kingdom

Near by Big City: Birmingham

About University: Aston, which was founded in 1895 and gained its royal university charter in 1966, offers a broad range of courses, with particular success in business, science, engineering, health sciences, social sciences and languages. More than 70% of the 9,000 or so undergraduates take sandwich placement years or years abroad. The university is proud of its student diversity, links with industry and excellent graduate employment record – 85% of its 2013 graduates entered graduate-level jobs.

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Aston University is located on a green, self-contained campus right in the centre of Birmingham – just five minutes' walk from the Bullring shopping centre and 15 minutes' walk from the stations – so you're perfectly placed to take full advantage of the shops, travel links and nightlife.

Bursaries: For 2015 entry: Aston Scholarships can be taken as tuition fee, campus accommodation discounts or in some cases cash bursaries. Aston excellence scholarships worth £3,000 over four years for students achieving AAB or higher at A-level or equivalent.

Bursary information for 2016 entry will be published in July 2015. Information about AAB equivalences is at

Accommodation: Three thousand rooms in total, all on campus, all en suite. Guaranteed for eligible first-years with many places reserved for second and final-year students. Self-catering accommodation ranges from £119 to £133 a week for 42-week letting periods including bills and internet access. There are no travel costs as all accommodation is on campus. Meal plans available. About £300 a term will buy you two meals a day. All accommodation has been completed in the last 15 years.

Ranking: 22

Admission Requirement*:

UG: The marks required vary depending on which Indian board you studied and which subject you are applying to. In general applicants should score in the range of 75-85% average as a minimum.

PG: You should at least have a first class degree from an Indian university. The specific percentage requirement will vary depending on the course you are applying for at Aston and the Indian university which you have graduated from.

IELTS Requirements:

UG: 6.0 (including a minimum of 5.5 in all bands)

PG: 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in all bands)

Fees Range:Full-time UG & PG 5,000 GBP to 25,250 GBP.

*Conditions apply.