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  • Locations: Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: SDSU applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
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Class Standing: 3-Junior, 4-Senior, 5-Graduate Language of Instruction: English
Minimum GPA: 2.75 Field of Study: Business Administration, Information Systems, Management, Marketing
Housing Options: Residence Hall Program Type: SDSU Exchange
Program Description:
Exchange program is only open to Business majors

Aston business school
University Profile
Aston has been a leading university for graduate employment success for over 25 years. Founded in 1895 and a University since 1966, Aston is a long established research-led University known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links to industry, government and commerce.

Aston Business School (ABS) is one of the largest business schools in Europe.

Location Summary
Aston University is based in the centre of Birmingham, home to over 65,000 students and one of Europe's liveliest and most welcoming cities.

Academic Notes
Only available to SDSU business majors. See College of Business study abroad webpage for more details.

Language Notes
All courses are taught in English.

Program Dates
Semester 1: Late September to Mid January
Semester 2: Late January to Mid June

Hints for Researching Program and Available Courses
Business students should review the information on the CBA Study Abroad website concerning course articulation.  View the Aston Business School website for up to date course listing.

Housing and Meals
Students who attend for the whole academic year are guaranteed on-campus accommodation as long as they apply by the deadline. See the Aston University Accommodation pages and International Student Accommodation webpage for more details. Students attending in Teaching Period 2 (arriving in January) may apply for on-campus accommodation, but allocation is not guaranteed.  Off-campus, there are many accommodation opportunities and the Advice and Representation Centre in the Students' Guild is happy to provide advice on locating them.
Other practical information for exchange students is available on the Aston Business School incoming students webpages.

Insurance Requirement
All SDSU students will be automatically enrolled in the appropriate international health insurance for their study abroad term. The insurance charge will appear on your student account services billing shortly before departure. Students will receive more detailed instructions regarding insurance before departure.

Visa
All U.S. citizens studying in the United Kingdom for one semester (less than six months) are not required to apply for a visa. However, students going for a full academic year (more than six months) are required to apply for a Tier 4 Student visa. Please see the UK Border Agency website for more details and instructions.

For more information about entry/exit requirements for your host country, visit the U.S. Department of State website.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 09/20/2018 10/15/2018 TBA TBA