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 Adviser or explore the Admissions tab on each programme page.


Where can I find instructions on applying to Aston University?

You can visit our Apply Now page to learn more. Be sure to have the required paperwork for your programme, which can include references, transcripts and information on previous degrees earned. Our Admissions Adviser 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.

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.