The University of Stirling, established by royal charter in 1967, is a public university in Stirling, Scotland.
With almost half of its postgraduate population coming from abroad, Stirling welcomes foreign students from around the world. Stirling has teaching and research collaborations in more than 60 countries around the world, and more than 120 nationalities represent its diverse students and staff.
Stirling University was awarded 5 stars in the fields of teaching, employability, internationalization, services and inclusiveness (QS World University Rankings, 2020).
Stirling University is the Sports University of the Year (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020) and the University of Scotland for Sporting Excellence.
The graduate outcomes for the University of Stirling show that six months after leaving university, 98% of graduates are in work or further study.
The campus of the University is situated within 330 acres of grounds under the Ochil Hills, 2 miles from the center of Stirling, near the town of Allan Bridge. It is frequently described as one of the world's most beautiful campuses and was ranked 1st in the UK in the 2016 International Student Barometer for its campus environment.
Student accommodation at the University of Stirling will provide for nearly 3,000 students in over 20 on- and off-campus properties.
Most housing is found on campus and in university halls.
The QS World University Rankings have awarded 5 stars to Stirling University in the areas of teaching, employability, internationalization, services and inclusiveness, while the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey has seen Stirling excell in the following areas:
Good environment on campus - 1st in Scotland, joint 2nd in the UK
Good sports facilities - 1st in Scotland, 4th in the UK
Good extra-curricular activities/societies – Joint 2nd in Scotland, top 25 in the UK
University won 5 Stars for their teaching in the 2018 QS World University Rankings.
Student Teacher Ratio ( Number of students per staff)
The campus is just a 10-minute bus ride from the city centre.
Stirling is situated less than 1 hour away from Edinburgh and Glasgow.
|Name of Scholarship||Eligibility||Amount|
|Postgraduate India Scholarship||Open to full time, on-campus, self-funding applicants who are either Indian nationals or are living in India at the point of application.||4,000 GBP|
|International Undergraduate scholarship||Available to students entering directly into a full-time undergraduate degree program.||2,000 GBP/year|
|INTO Sterling Progression Scholarships||Available to students who progress from a program delivered by the INTO University of Stirling joint venture onto a University of Stirling undergraduate or postgraduate taught program.||4,000 GBP|
|Postgraduate International Excellence Scholarship||Open to first-year Master’s degree students having full-time, self-funding international fee status.||4,000 GBP|
The Requirements may Defer for few Programs.
For more Details on English Language Requirements and Admission Requirements, Click HERE.
All International applicants whose native language is not English are required to submit English Proficiency Test Results. However, students with a score of at least 70% in Class 12th or English being the medium of instruction during graduation need not take these tests. They have to produce proof for the same.
|TOEFL iBT (HOme Edition)||78|
|Number of Undergraduate Students||10,300+|
|Number of Graduate Students||3,800+|
|% of international students||20%|
|Tuition and fees||13,100 GBP||16,950 GBP|
|Accommodation||3,458 GBP- 7,069 GBP||3,458 GBP- 7,069 GBP|
|Transport||80 GBP/month||80 GBP/month|
|Water, gas & electricity||46 GBP/month||46 GBP/month|
|Food||74 GBP/month||74 GBP/month|
It must be noted that the actual cost of attendance for students may vary from the above-given figures.
|Tuition Fees in UK (1st Year Average)||MS: £17276 | MBA: £17276 | BE/Btech: £16632 | BBA: £15130 | BSc: £16632 | MFin: £19000 | MA: £15560 | MIM: £18241 | MEM: £16950 | MArch: £14271 | BHM: £12662 | MIS: £15344 | MEng: £12876 | MBBS: £28865| MPharm: £15452|
|Average Accomodation & Food Costs in UK||£850 to £1,050 a month|
|Entrance Exams in UK||TOEFL: 88 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 59 | GMAT: 590|
|Work and Study in UK||Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.|
|Post Study Work Permit in UK||2 Year after graduation depending on the course.|
|Cost of Student Visa in UK||£348|
|Student Visa in UK||Your nationality, duration of your stay and purpose of your stay are the three essential factors for UK visa. For Non-EU students UK visa is mandatory.|
|Intakes in UK||There are mainly two intakes in UK: January/February & September/October.|
|Top Job Sectors in UK||IT Engineering, Product Design, Mobile Development, Designers, Logistics, etc.|
|Economy in UK||Growth Rate: 1.3% (2018) 1.4% (2019) 1.4% (2020e), 6th Largest Economy in the World by Nominal|