Aston Business School has an established global reputation for offering a unique educational experience producing skilled and employable graduates.
We provide high quality education and are among the elite 1% of business schools worldwide with triple accreditation from AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS. We put you at the heart of what we do; to provide a truly transformational learning experience. We develop future leaders, encouraging you to be the best you can be, and to be an inspiration to others.
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Why Aston Business School
Aston Business School is an inspirational learning community, which seeks to develop individual and organisational creative wisdom. We instil a winning business approach into all students, enabling you to take full control of your future career. Our vision is to encourage aspiration through inspiration, and by building and developing leadership skills we shape the most enterprising global leaders of the future.
Aston Business School has a truly international environment with more than 50 nationalities represented on the MSc programmes; working together you will develop the essential skills required to become a global leader.
Aston Business School MSc Programmes: "We'll go to great lengths to help your career go further"
Our MSc portfolio has been created in close partnership with global business leaders giving you the ideal platform on which to build your future career. Aston's portfolio of MSc programmes provides a stimulating learning environment which helps students gain the knowledge and skills required to develop a successful career in their chosen area.
An important element of our MSc programmes is our focus on transferable business skills (such as negotiation, communication, leadership, teamwork and innovative thinking), giving you the edge to succeed in today's competitive workplace.
Recognised by The Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) we are at the cutting edge of research, ensuring that you are always at the forefront of your subject area.
A dedicated MSc Careers Advisor will help you find, and capitalise on, career opportunities. Your careers advisor will not only help you make contact with employers but will also help with strategic career planning, networking and the skills needed to be succesful in the global job market. The latter includes CV development, application form completion, interview preparation, psychometric assessment and assessment centres.
Many of our graduates enter general management roles, whilst others with specialised degrees such as finance or HRM move towards roles closely related to their Masters subject.
We were recently ranked third for careers in the FT Masters in Management rankings.
Award and Accreditation - Rankings
There are more than 13,700 business schools in the world. Aston Business School is among 1% of business schools worldwide with triple accreditation.
The main postgraduate rankings exercises in which ABS participates are the Financial Times (FT) Masters in Management, Financial Times (FT) Global Full-Time MBA and The Economist Which MBA Ranking. In addition, we also appear in a number of listings and profiles.
Financial Times Masters in Management Ranking 2011 5th in the UK 29th in Europe 31st in the world 3rd in the UK and 4th in the world for careers
Financial Times Global MBA Ranking 2012 12th in the UK 22nd in Europe 91st in the world 16th in the world for value for money
Aston MBA: "You're ready, the world is waiting"
The Aston MBA is designed for individuals who have already made their mark in business to reach their true potential, transforming them into influential business leaders on the international stage. Prospects, salaries and career progression can be drastically improved through a world-class teaching programme, underpinned by exceptional academic research and well-developed links across business and industry.
Study in one of Europe's top Business schools and see the results of an Aston MBA for yourself:
Significantly improve your career progression
Enhance your global employability with our dedicated skills workshops
Acquire valuable practical management skills
Build your future business networks
Study at one of only 1% of business schools worldwide with triple accreditation.
The Aston MBA is a world-class qualification designed for experienced managers from a wide variety of backgrounds and professions.
The MBA programme has several study modes; Full-time MBA, Executive MBA (Part-time) and Online MBA.
Our Online MBA is supported by a sophisticated but easy to use Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).
The VLE offers a platform where linked readings and audio/visual presentations, discussion forums, webinars, videos and group activities make for a rich and exciting learning experience.