Will I be required to attend classes on campus?

No, Aston University’s online postgraduate degrees are 100 per cent online.

What are the requirements to apply for a postgraduate programme at Aston University Online?

To enter an online programme, you need one of the following:

  • A good UK honours degree (minimum lower second class) OR
  • An equivalent overseas degree recognised by Aston University


The programmes require two references with at least one from an academic referee. Applicants must also supply an official transcript of university grades to date and a completed application form. International students whose primary language is not English may have to meet certain requirements. To learn more about the admissions process by programme, please contact an Admissions Advisor or explore the Admissions tab on each programme page.


Where can I find instructions on applying to Aston University?

You can visit our Contact Us page to learn more or call now at 44-808-168-5253. Be sure to have the required paperwork for your programme, which can include references, transcripts and information on previous degrees earned. Our Admissions Advisor can walk you step by step through the process.

Is there a fee to apply to Aston?

The Aston University Online postgraduate programmes do not have an application fee. To learn more about fees, click here

Is funding available for postgraduate programmes?

A variety of funding is available for applicants interested in our online programmes. Funding options include loans and a other possibilities. Explore our Fees and Funding section or contact us directly to learn more.

How does Aston's Virtual Learning Environment work?

View the short YouTube playlist "Welcome to Aston University Online!" for an overview of Aston University's Virtual Learning Environment.