Student Administration and Support

This category contains information on how the institution manages the administration and progression of their students from admission to course completion, including student support services. 

Course information

Degree programmes offered by the institution

Structure and broad content of each programme:

Undergraduate Prospectus
Postgraduate Prospectus
Academic Regulations

Opportunities for overseas study:

Study Abroad

Qualification gained if successful are detailed in Ordinance 58 (Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates of the University):

Ordinance 58 - Degrees Diplomas and Certificates

Recruitment and admissions 

The institution's admissions procedures and policies

Undergraduate

Undergraduate admissions details
How to Apply

Postgraduate

Postgraduate admissions details
How to Apply

Fees and charges

Tuition fees and other charges to students

Information on the institution's tuition fees for home/EU and overseas students:

Financial information for Undergraduates
Financial information for Postgraduates

Other charges:

For details of other costs including transcripts, absentia fees, replacement degree certificates etc can be found in our online shop

Online Shop

Appeals on fee status decisions:

Complaints Handling Procedure

Scholarships and bursaries

Scholarships and bursaries available to students

Lists of scholarships and bursaries available:

Scholarships
Undergraduate Scholarships for RUK Students
Prizes

Registration

The institution's arrangements for registering students

Arrangements for the enrolment and registration of students:

Undergraduate enrolment
Postgraduate enrolment

Induction

The institution's student induction arrangements

Induction and welcoming arrangements/procedures:

Guide to first week
Faculty Inductions
Getting Started

Examinations

Arrangements for examinations

Information for Students on Examinations
Assessment Regulations
Student Academic Appeals and Complaints

Progression

Regulations governing student progression

Undergraduate Regulations - Assessment and Award of Credit
Taught Postgraduate Regulations - Assessment and Award of Credit
Research Postgraduate - Progression
Adviser of Studies - Progression Guidance
Quality Handbook - Assessment

Learning support provision

Description and availability of the academic and non-academic learning support provision offered by the institution

Student Learning Services
Careers and Employability Service
Student Support Services

Student liaison

The structure and functioning meetings of staff/student consultative committees or other liaison groups

Student Participation and Feedback

Hard copies of staff/student consultative committee minutes and papers are available on request from Freedom of Information Unit, Policy & Planning University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA


Student records

The institution's policies on the collection, maintenance and use of personal information about students.

Data Protection Statement for Students:

Data Protection Statement for Students

HESA collection notices can be viewed at (*):

HESA Collection notices

Scottish Funding Council External Data Protection Policy (*):

SFC Data Protection Policy

Student discipline

The institution's policies and procedures for disciplinary proceedings against students

The Code of student discipline and associated appeals procedures are contained in Ordinance 2 and published in the University Calendar. External appeals procedures are handled by the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman.

Ordinance 2 - Code of Student Discipline

Student accommodation

Availability, conditions of use and range of accommodation services offered by the institution

Information about availability of accommodation, prices, applications processes and letting arrangements:

Student Accommodation

Accommodation

Visitor Accommodation (*)

Stirling Venues

Graduation arrangements

Information about awards ceremonies

Dates and details of Ceremonies for the current academic year. 
Attendance and ticketing information, Academic Dress Information, costs.
Information on Photographs and Video facilities:

Graduation

Student complaints 

Procedures for dealing with student complaints about the institution

Procedures for handling complaints by students on academic matters:

Student Academic Appeals and Complaints

Procedures for handling complaints on non-academic matters:

Complaints Handling Procedure

Hard copies of statistical information on complaints and outcomes are available on request from Freedom of Information Unit, Policy & Planning, University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA.


Student facilities

Description of the academic, leisure and other facilities and services available exclusively to students

Campus facilities
Students' Union
Health facilities
Student Support Services
Chaplaincy
Careers
Sport at Stirling

Relationship with the Students' Union/ Association

The legal and structural basis of the institution's relationships with the Students Union/Association

The Constitution of the Students’ Association details agreements, protocols, etc governing the institution's relationship with the University of Stirling Students' Union:

Ordinance 1 - Constitution of the Students' Association

Students' Union/ Association

Information on the operation and activities of the Students Union/Association

Information on the operation, activities and services offered by the University of Stirling Students' Union, including list of officers (*):

Students' Union website

 

* - If you have any trouble accessing this external information please contact us (foiunit@stir.ac.uk) and we will provide you with this information.

May 2017

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