University of Stirling

United Kingdom

About Stirling

The University of Stirling is a public university founded by Royal charter in 1967. Since its foundation, it has expanded to four faculties, a Management School, a Graduate School, and a number of institutes and centres covering a broad range of subjects in the academic areas of arts and humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and health sciences and sport.

The university campus, with its wildlife, loch and greenery, and located in the foothills of the Scottish Highlands, is often cited as among the most beautiful in the UK. Since 2002, the University of Stirling and the landscape of the Airthrey Estate has been designated by the International Council on Monuments and Sites as one of the UK's top 20 heritage sites of the 20th century.

The university is among the top 50 universities in the world that are under 50 years old - 2nd in the UK and 46th in the world, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, and ranked 1st in Scotland and 3rd in the UK for graduate employability according to the Higher Education Statistics Agency.

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The University campus is set within 1.3 km2 of grounds beneath the Ochil Hills, 3 km from the centre of Stirling. It is situated on the site of the historic Airthrey estate which includes the Robert Adam-designed 18th century Airthrey Castle and includes the Hermitage woods, Airthrey Loch, Airthrey Golf Course and a 50-metre swimming pool. The Andrew Miller Building incorporates an Atrium, which contains several retail and food outlets including a bookstore, bank and general store. This building links the Library and Robbins' Centre Students' Union and has connecting bridges to the Cottrell Building, on-campus student residences and the MacRobert Arts Centre. Here are some amenities near our campus.

Information
Year
Founded
1967
Student
Population
14000
Staff
Population
1500
Male to Female
Ratio
37 : 63
International
Students
20%
Social
Strengths
Social Work & Policy
The Times, Social Work
1st
Education
CUG, Education
3rd
Criminology
Guardian, Criminology
7th
Economics
Guardian, Economics
8th
Business Studies
CUG, Marketing
10th
Media & Communications
The Times, Communication and Media Studies
12th
Philosophy
QS, Philosophy
15th
Sociology
Guardian, Sociology
16th
Sports Science
CUG, Sports Science
17th
Languages
The Times, Iberian Languages
18th
Accounting & Finance
CUG, Accounting & Finance
19th
Environmental Science
CUG, Geography & Environmental Science
19th
Geography
CUG, Geography & Environmental Science
19th
Politics
The Times, Politics
19th
English & Literature
CUG, English
22nd
Law
The Times, Law
22nd
Psychology
The Times, Psychology
24th
Scholarships
British Council IELTS Prize
Up to $60000 for tuition
6 available
British Council IELTS Prize
Up to £40000 for tuition
6 available
British Chevening Scholarships
100% for tuition and living expenses
Limited quantity
UNESCO Fellowship Programmes
Up to 100% for tuition and living expenses
Limited quantity
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