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More about the University of Stirling

A great place to learn

Join a community of students from over 115 countries. Because it’s a campus-based University, the atmosphere is friendly, sociable and close-knit. Stirling was ranked 1st for ‘a good place to be’ (ISB 2012).

The University is committed to making sure you have the best student experience in the UK. They work closely with students to deliver the best service and degree programmes possible. This is why they have achieved a 5-star excellence award for teaching, facilities and inclusiveness in the 2014 QS Stars University Ratings.

A campus like no other

Often described as one of the most beautiful campuses in the UK, the location is truly unique. With its own loch and 18th-century castle, studying at Stirling is an unforgettable experience.

Everything you need to succeed is provided on campus. An extensive library, quiet study spaces, 24-hour computer access and free WiFi throughout the buildings means you can study when it suits you.

The MacRobert Arts Centre is the cultural hub of campus. With its own public art collection and theatre where you can watch live comedy and dance performances. There is also a cinema that screens indie and Hollywood films.

The student-run Studio bar in the Student’s Union runs regular events such as karaoke and pub quizzes. Enjoy a meal and a drink here whilst you watch sports, or relax in the Underground café with your friends.

Love sports? You'll find over 50 sports clubs and societies to join at Stirling. The campus has excellent sports facilities including:

  • a sports centre
  • 50-metre swimming pool
  • sports pitches and courts
  • athletics track
  • a nine-hole golf course
"There is nothing more stimulating than being able to study in a place that not only offers excellent teachers, staff and structure, but also a breath-taking landscape!" Isadora from Brazil