Taught course

Social Responsibility & Sustainability

Aston University · Aston Business School

Entry requirements

This programme requires: a) A good UK honours degree (2.2 minimum), or equivalent for overseas students As well as:

  • Two professional references, at least one of which must be from an academic referee
  • An official academic transcript of your university grades to date
  • A completed application form, available on our website.

Months of entry


Course content

Programme Overview

This programme adopts a trans-disciplinary approach, enabling students to explore social responsibility and sustainabilty from multiple perspectives in a business context.

Outline of Programme

The course utilises academic and practical activities together with a variety of philosophical and ground perspectives that offer opportunities to acquire detailed knowledge and understanding of social responsibility and sustainablity. The programme will enable you to develop the capacity to work in a cross-disciplinary and inter-professional manner. Additionally, you will acquire valuable and enhanced lifelong learning skills and personal awareness, enabling you to work independently and reflectively allowing you to give added value to business practices at international, national and local levels as well as to the wider society. Complete outlines for modules are available online.

Information for international students

An official academic transcript, with an official English translation, of your university grades to date is required. International students whose native language is not English will also need to satisfy our English Language requirements. For full entry requirements please visit our website.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
24-60 months
part time
24-60 months
full time
12 months

Further details of qualification

This is a full- or part-time programme starting annually in September.

Course contact details

Aston Business School Postgraduate Admissions Office
+44 (0)121 204 3200