Aston University Rankings

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In the World#772 of 14178
In Europe#290 of 2794
In the United Kingdom#67 of 163
In England#54 of 131
In Birmingham#2 of 5
In Business#220 of 6,665

Quick Review

Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
21,771
Citations
722,200

Aston University majors

by publication count

Materials science
2,854
Chemistry
2,518
Medicine
2,449
Computer science
2,318
Psychology
1,717
Business
1,564
Biology
1,310
Engineering
1,138
Physics
1,012
Economics
947
Mathematics
799
Sociology
763
Political science
692
Environmental science
241
Geology
131
Geography
101
History
79
Philosophy
77
Art
74

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business17146,642
Economics22941,371
Sociology23628,980
Psychology279126,364
Computer science31381,839
Political science3137,932
Engineering39923,616
Materials science44861,087
Environmental science51114,052
Mathematics56824,509
Medicine62075,861
History625327
Chemistry66763,938
Philosophy740254
Biology76663,167
Physics78415,868
Art851127
Geology9832,606
Geography11851,383

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19902092474
19911992616
19921712737
19932193087
19942123153
19952593787
19962723921
19972814981
19982815613
19992776192
20003047203
20013417796
20023699006
20033879987
200445111301
200548913773
200652115906
200767118562
200863921206
200966325216
201070428969
201162434852
201275838369
201379347635
201487947829
201593446872
2016108044248
2017114746546
2018110041493
2019114351991
2020106757080

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsGeneral Certificate of Education (GCE) or equivalent, with passes in 3 approved subjects at Advanced ('A') level, or passes in 2 subjects at 'A' and 3 at General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE), or passes in 2 subjects at 'A' and 2 at Advanced Supplementary ('AS'), or 2 at 'A', 1 at 'AS' and 2 at GCSE. grade A, B or C, or 2 at A and 3 at GCSE. grade 'A', 'B', or 'C'
Academic CalendarOctober to June
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee850
Student:staff ratio15:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$13,750$13,750
International students$20,000$20,000

Aston University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT++++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++
DoctorateApplied Linguistics, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, Health Sciences, Medicine, Translation and Interpretation

General info

Founded1895
WikipediaAston University
AccreditationPrivy Council
MottoForward
Academic structureAston Business School
School of Engineering and Applied Science
School of Life and Health Sciences
School of Languages and Social Sciences
Medical School
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Universities UK
Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI)

Location and Contacts

AddressAston Triangle
Birmingham, West Midlands, B4 7ET
United Kingdom
City population1,137,000
Phone+44 (121) 204 3000
Fax+44 (121) 333 6350

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