They're a globally connected university. Almost three-quarters of their research activity is rated either world-leading or internationally excellent (Research Excellence Framework (REF), 2014).
They've been awarded 5 Stars in the QS World University Rankings 2018 for their teaching, employability, internationalisation, facilities and inclusiveness. Their small class sizes help to ensure you benefit from world-class teaching from their leading academics.
They have excellent ratings for graduate employability. More than 97% of their undergraduate leavers are in employment or further study within six months of graduating (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey, 2016/17). All their courses strive to improve your employable skills, as well as giving you an internationally recognised qualification. They're committed to equipping you with life-long career management skills. Many of their courses offer hands-on experience and unique opportunities to work with industries across the globe, and they're ranked 1st in Scotland, Top 5 in the UK and Top 15 in the World for their careers services (UK International Student Barometer (ISB) Benchmark and Global ISB Benchmark, 2018).
A stunning campus
A Hollywood worthy setting, Stirling's beautiful 330-acre campus has acted as the backdrop to major films and television series. It’s one of the most scenic campuses in the UK, with its own loch and plentiful green spaces. You’ll enjoy studying and living here. There’s a wide range of accommodation and everything you need is a few minutes’ walk – from food outlets and sports facilities, to their on-campus theatre and cinema.