Study in the heart of Scotland
We’re an international research university based in the heart of Scotland, UK. Stirling is home to some of Scotland’s most famous historical sites and tourist attractions.
The city is also a short train ride away from both Glasgow and Edinburgh, and is known as the gateway to the Scottish Highlands – making it the perfect starting point for all kinds of amazing experiences.
Employability and flexibility with our courses
Clearing experiences of Stirling students
England, BA (Hons) Psychology
"I love it here. It's a completely different environment to London."
Stirling "were very helpful and the lady on the phone took her time to talk to me...I was quite panicked at that stage but she was very helpful and very easy to talk to."
Northern Ireland, BA (Hons) Events Management
"What I like most about at studying at Stirling is everyone is so friendly here."
"My experience of the Clearing process was so easy. It was so straightforward and everyone was so informative of the steps that had to be taken."
Top 30 UK University
Guardian University Guide 2021
Top 20 in the UK for student satisfaction
National Student Survey 2021
95% undergraduates employed or in further study 15 months after graduation
Graduate Outcomes Survey 2020, HESA
Scotland's University for Sporting Excellence
We're proud of our sporting heritage and the sport and wellbeing facilities we provide for our students.