Founded in 1967, The University of Stirling is one of Scotland’s most innovative institutions with demonstrated research excellence in the fields of enterprise and economy; health and well-being; culture and society; environment; and sport. With research informing teaching, our students are able to participate in a rich, varied and dynamic intellectual environment which develops and instils graduate attributes sought by employers. Stirling is 1st in Scotland and 3rd in the UK for graduate employment, with 97% of graduates being in work or further study 6 months after graduation (The Telegraph/HESA 2016). With 120+ nationalities represented on campus, Stirling holds a strong tradition of welcoming international students into its 11,000+ academic community. Our international reputation is further strengthened by the close links that we share with businesses, institutions and knowledge exchange partners worldwide. In addition to all of this, Stirling students enjoy a fantastic range of social and sporting facilities which are nestled amongst the beauty of the University’s 300+ acre campus.
Located in the 18th-century Airthrey Castle, the INTO University of Stirling Centre combines modern learning facilities with experienced teachers and dedicated support. As an INTO student, you will have full access to the University’s facilities, including the extensive library, sports facilities, the vibrant Students’ Union, as well as more than 80 clubs and societies. INTO University of Stirling’s courses are designed specifically for international students and will help you adapt to living and studying in a UK university environment. INTO University of Stirling also offers integrated options which combine a pre-university course with a degree course to create one single programme of study. This is ideal if you know you would like to progress to the University of Stirling.