University of Stirling

Why Study Here?

  • The University of Stirling is based in central Scotland, with excellent transport links to Edinburgh, Glasgow and the Highlands.
  • The university is set in the shadow of the Ochil Hills, and the magnificent 330-acre campus encompasses a loch, a golf course and the 18th-century Airthrey Castle. It is undoubtedly one of the most attractive campuses in Europe, so a visit is strongly recommended.
  • The university has some of the finest sporting facilities on a single site in the UK and is Scotland's University for Sporting Excellence.

What Do International Students Study?

English Language Requirements

  • The University of Stirling welcomes applications from all countries and will consider them on an individual basis.
  • If English is not your first language, you’ll need to demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency.
  • If you don't meet entry requirements the university, via our joint venture with INTO, offers academic preparation courses to help.

Fees and Funding

The following are the typical annual course fees for overseas students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2016–2017):

Type of Course Undergraduate Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £11,555 £12,450
Mixed £11,555 £12,450
Laboratory £13,760 £13,950
Clinical - -

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Stirling offers a range of scholarships for eligible international students. Full details are available on the university website.

Organisations for International Students

  • The University offers a range of support for international students including personal tutors and the Students' Union's International Society.