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    Founded in the year 1966 when it got its Royal Charter from Queen Elizabeth II, Aston University is one of the UK’s leading public research universities. The university’s main campus is located on a vast expanse of lush green 60-acre land in the centre of Birmingham. According to the QS World Rankings 2020, Aston is ranked 442 amongst the universities in the world, which is one of the reasons why so many students come here for their higher studies. The university is also placed in the top 200 in the world as per the QS Graduate Employability World Rankings 2019. 

    Courses Offered
    The university comprises various faculties and schools, which include Engineering and Applied Science, Languages and Social Sciences, Aston Medical School, Aston Business School, Aston Graduate School, and Life and Health Sciences. The university is home to students from all around the country as well as across the globe from over more than 120 countries. Even the faculty at Aston University has been selected from around the world and comprises qualified professors and experts in their respective fields. 

    Types of student accommodation 
    Since universities have limited number of housing options available for students, most of them end up opting for an off-campus option which include purpose-built student accommodations. University Living can help you find, compare, and book accommodation of your choice, depending on your preference. There are plenty of shared as well as independent living spaces that you can choose from. Each of the properties on the platform offer various onsite amenities and are safe and secure, so you can sleep in peace. 

    History of Birmingham 
    A major city in the UK’s West Midlands region, Birmingham has plenty of history that resonates in the 18th-century landmarks located there. Apart from that, the city is popular for its mix of antique architecture that speaks to its culture and history along with its majestic network of canals and waterways. For a day out with your friends, explore the city through the canals that radiate from Sherborne Wharf and are spend time at the trendy cafes and bars along the way. To find out more about the history of the city, head to the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery located right in the heart of the city centre. 

    Getting around
    All of the student accommodations in Birmingham are connected to the entire city via public transport, making it extremely easy for students to get around. Less than a 5-minutes’ walk will take you to the nearest bus station from where you can go to any place in the city. The transport network includes buses, trams, and trains that run at regular intervals throughout the day. The best way to explore the city, however, is by cycling through the wide streets along the canals and enjoying the scenic views. 

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What are the different types of accommodation?
    University Living offers private accommodation close to universities with fewer restrictions and more options. Take your pick from shared and private rooms, studios, and apartments. We also offer short-term stays for students in summer school and exchange programs.

    What are the different types of rooms?
    The major room types are:

    Sharing: This is where 2 or more students share a single room, washroom, kitchen, and other communal spaces.

    Ensuite/Private: This includes a private bedroom and bathroom, while the kitchen and living areas are shared.

    Studios: This is a self-contained unit with a bedroom and cooking space along with a private washroom. Two students may book a single studio together, subject to the policies of the accommodation provider.

    How do I know my accommodation is safe?
    All properties listed by University Living are personally verified by the team or their representatives. Each accommodation has foolproof safety measures in place, including CCTV, secure door entries, restricted access, and more.

    Does my accommodation offer meals?
    Most accommodations are self-catered, but you can always ask the reception to connect you with local food delivery vendors!

    Will I get cleaning and laundry services?
    Most properties have on-site, coin-operated washing machines that make laundry a breeze. Students are expected to keep their rooms clean while common areas are looked after by maintenance staff at regular intervals. If you’re unwilling to get your hands dirty, contact the reception for professional cleaning services at an extra fee.

    Is there Wi-Fi?
    Yes, all our accommodation have strong internet connectivity.

    Does my accommodation offer parking facilities?
    Most properties have bike storage available. Please contact your Servicing Manager to request car parking facility.

    What items should I bring while moving in?
    Students are expected to bring their own bedding, kitchen utensils, cutlery, and bathroom essentials. If that’s too much, our good friends at UniKitOut will deliver all these and more to your UK accommodation even before you move in!

    What if I don’t like my accommodation after moving in?
    We try our best to find accommodation that meets all your needs. If you still don’t like your accommodation due to unforeseen circumstances, we will try to replace your room within 30 days for a one-time fee of £250.

    Where do I report any issues with my accommodation?
    Please contact the on-site maintenance office or reception to report any issues.

    Do I have to vacate my room during holidays?
    Never. Your room belongs to you for the entirety of your tenancy period!