Leading university for business and professions
Founded in 1895 and a University since 1966, Aston is a long established research-led university known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links to business and the professions. Aston has been a leading university for graduate employment success for over 25 years.
Aston is committed to high quality teaching and academic excellence, ensuring the university provides the highest standard of education to students. Aston has an excellent reputation for research which shapes and improves lives. Aston is proud of the quality of the research and the real world applications developed as a result – it makes a substantial and beneficial difference to people, organisations and society.
Aston’s research has also brought about high impacting worldwide implementation. According to UK Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014:
Aston Business School is renowned for the quality of its teaching, the impact of its research and its supportive environment. Aston has a talented and ambitious faculty with a strong research reputation and a broad academic publication record. In addition to success in the research grant competition, Aston’s faculty work with and support businesses and the community in many ways.
Out of 154 UK business schools, Aston Business School ranked 11th in the Eduniversal 2016 Business School Ranking
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