Aston University invests more than £2 million in scholarships to help international students achieve their career goals.

For aspiring business students, Aston University is the perfect institution where original research and innovative teaching methods take place. Considered one of the best learning and research institutions in the world, their  single-site campus is filled with pockets of beautiful greenery and multiculturalism.

Aston Business School is one of the UK's oldest and largest business schools, with triple accreditation from the world's three leading accreditation associations for business schools. Only 73 schools in the world have triple accreditation.

There are two main levels of scholarships which are open to all international students.

You must have  an offer to study at Aston University in order to be considered for a scholarship. You can then log into your My Aston Portal (MAP) account and find a link to the scholarship application form. Your offer email will contain instructions on how to access your MAP account.

They have a range of international scholarships that they are offering for September 2023:

Aston University undergraduate scholarships

The Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship

The Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship is one of the most prestigious, with undergraduate students receiving up to £17,500 and postgraduate students receiving £10,000.

Aston University has a long history of academic excellence, and they seek the most exceptional students who have achieved exceptional results.

They are also looking for students who can demonstrate their interests through professional work experience, volunteering, or extracurricular projects and activities.


  • Undergraduate – Wednesday 31 May 2023
  • Postgraduate – Sunday 30 April 2023

Global Ambassador Scholarship

This £5,000 scholarship is for students who want to be the face of Aston University in the future. They are looking for students to represent them on a global scale and to tell future generations of students about Aston.


  • Undergraduate – Wednesday 31 May 2023
  • Postgraduate – Sunday 30 April 2023

Women in Engineering Scholarship

These undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships of £7,500 are designed to attract the brightest and best aspiring engineers to study at Aston University. 


  • Undergraduate – Wednesday 31 May 2023
  • Postgraduate – Sunday 30 April 2023

Aston University master’s scholarships

Aston Enterprise Scholarship 

Aston University is giving a 100% scholarship and two 40% scholarships to students who show the potential to be successful entrepreneurs in the future. These scholarships are available to students who plan to begin a one-year master's programme in September 2023.

Deadline extended: Friday 24 March 2023

GREAT Scholarships 

These scholarships provide £10,000 towards  tuition fees for a one-year postgraduate taught course for Egyptian, Vietnamese, and Kenyan candidates.



  • Egypt – Friday 19 May 2023
  • Vietnam – Friday 12 May 2023
  • Kenya – Monday 15 May 2023

MBA Scholarships 

Up to 50 scholarships are available to support the most committed and talented candidates beginning the Aston MBA full-time programme in September 2023.

Business Excellence Scholarship 

Up to 30 scholarships of £3,500 are available. 

Global Leadership Scholarship 

Up to 15 scholarships of £7,000, with a minimum of six awarded to female candidates as part of our commitment to gender diversity.

The Dean’s Scholarship 

Up to five £12,000 scholarships will be awarded to students, with a minimum of two scholarships going to female candidates as part of our commitment to gender diversity.

Deadline: Sunday 30 April 2023

Ferguson Scholarship 

Seven £10,500 scholarships will be available only to students from Africa and India. 

Deadline extended: Friday 30 June 2023


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