Aston University
Aston University
An opportunity for your Year 12 and Level 3 learners to gather the information they need to prepare for their transition into Higher Education. at Aston University

University Event


Post 16 Campus Experience Days

University event offered by Aston University

Event Summary:

An opportunity for your Year 12 and Level 3 learners to gather the information they need to prepare for their transition into Higher Education.

Full Event Details:

An opportunity for your Year 12 and Level 3 learners to gather the information they need to prepare for their transition into Higher Education.

Students will visit our Aston University city centre campus, where they will be able to experience University life and attend sessions on:
- choosing the right course and the right University
- UCAS process and making a strong application
- student finance and budgeting

These events are supported by our current undergraduate student ambassadors. They will take your students on a campus tour so they can get a feel for a university Campus and they will support our Q&A sessions.

If you have a specific request for a visit or a bespoke date then please contact the team on [email protected] and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Please see http://www.aston.ac.uk/sro for our 2016/2017 dates, for further information and to make a booking and secure your places.

Suitable For:

Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)

Duration:

Full Day

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Minimum number of students:

1

Institution Profile:

Aston, a research-led University, was founded in 1895. It has been recognised as a University since 1966 and is renowned for its excellent teaching quality and significant ties to industry, government and commerce. Based in the centre of Birmingham, it boasts a 40 acre-campus with academic, social and accommodation facilities. The University’s student population of just over 8,800 comes from more than 120 countries.

This University is dedicated to superior education with innovative programmes. The five main areas of study at the University are Aston Business School; the School of Engineering and Applied Science; the School of Languages and Social Sciences; the School of Life and Health Sciences; and Interdisciplinary Studies.

Academic strengths

The University is committed to providing high quality, innovative programmes, which meet the needs of the professional world and prepare you for a challenging and rewarding career. Aston University is consistently highly ranked in various league/rankings tables.

The following subject areas have been assessed by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) as Excellent (marks over 22 out of 24): business and management; biological sciences; French; German; optometry; pharmacy; and psychology.

Most of our bachelor’s degrees offer you the choice to study on sandwich courses, which include a paid work placement or a study year at a partner institution. The work placement provides the opportunity to put knowledge into practice whilst gaining valuable professional experience to enhance your employment prospects.

Aston Graduates are highly sought after by many major international companies, and the University is consistently at the top of the league tables for graduate employment.




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