Study at Stirling

Study at Stirling and you'll graduate with more than a qualification. You'll be immersed in knowledge and opportunities that will encourage you to grow and succeed. You'll grapple with big ideas and be encouraged to think differently by academics whose research is changing the world.

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Our flexible degree courses will help you to be the difference in your chosen career, by providing you with the knowledge, expertise and lifelong employability skills to ensure you stand out from the crowd.

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Postgraduate taught

Our postgraduate courses are focused on helping you to be the difference in your chosen career and equipping you with the lifelong employability skills to stand out from the crowd.

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Postgraduate research

As a postgraduate research student, you’ll be given an insight into that research –and will also earn the opportunity to make key research contributions of your own.

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Professional development

Discover our wide range of continuing professional development (CPD) courses which can benefit your career or business.


of our graduates

were in employment or further study fifteen months after graduation

Graduate Outcomes 2019/20, HESA

Download a prospectus

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International students

Be the difference and join our global community.

Get more information about studying at Stirling, English language requirements, pathway programmes and more. You can also get information specific to your country or region.

International student information

Fees and Funding

Get all the tuition fee information for undergraduate and postgraduate study along with funding opportunities and cost of living advice.

Important information for applicants

See all the details of important aspects of studying at the University of Stirling including terms and conditions, the Student Code and policies.

Part-time and flexible study

You can study many of our undergraduate and postgraduate courses part-time. We also offer flexible, online postgraduate courses.

5 QS Stars

for teaching, employability, research, internationalisation, facilities

QS Stars University Ratings 2021

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Somewhere to call home

Our range of secure and affordable accommodation includes over 2,000 rooms right on our beautiful campus, as well as easy-to-reach off-campus residences.

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Careers and Employability

We’re here to help equip you with the skills you need to make a positive start to your career. From discussing career plans, to supporting you with job seeking skills, our Careers and Employability consultants can help you.

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Visit us

We encourage prospective students, their families and supporters to visit our beautiful campus, learn more about the University and see our first-rate study, sport and social facilities for themselves.