At Kaplan, we are pleased to announce a new partnership with Aston University, one of the UK’s top 30 universities (Complete University Guide 2017).
Upon successful completion of the Pre-Master’s in Business, Law and Social Sciences at Kaplan International College London, students can now progress to Aston University’s leading Business School, located in Birmingham.
This is a fantastic opportunity for students interested in a career in business, and gives them a chance to study at a prestigious British university.
Founded in 1895, Aston is an established, research-led university.
Ranked in the top 30 in the UK in the Complete University Guide 2017, Aston has strong links to industry, government and commerce. In fact, in 2016 Aston was in the top 30 in all 3 of the main UK university rankings tables, and shows consistency across a number of different categories.
Aside from rankings, Aston University focuses on the application of knowledge for economic and social benefit. With 78% of its research classed as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally-excellent’ according to the Research Excellence Framework 2014, it is having a direct impact on society.
Aston is known for its world-class teaching quality, and is ranked 2nd in the UK for teaching effectiveness in the 2017 Guardian University Guide. It’s also a great place for students to be, finishing in the top 20 for student satisfaction in the Complete University Guide 2017.
Aston University is located in the city centre of Birmingham, the 2nd largest city in the United Kingdom, which featured in the 2015 edition of Rough Guide’s Top 10 cities to visit globally. Birmingham was also named Britain’s “foodiest town” by the New York Times. Well known for its variety of music and cultural festivals, Birmingham is an exciting destination for international students.
Aston Business School
Aston is home to a celebrated Business School, giving budding entrepreneurs the perfect start to their careers. The school is among the elite 1% of business schools worldwide with triple accreditation from AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS – the leading accreditation bodies for business schools in the UK, US and Europe.
On a national level, Aston is ranked top 20 in the UK for Business by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017. The master’s degree in Management at Aston is also ranked in the top 15 in the UK and top 100 in the world by the Financial Times, making it a great option for anyone interested in a career managing business projects.
Get in touch with Kaplan to find out more about kick-starting your career in business with a degree from Aston University.