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Welcome to the University of Stirling's

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STIRLING IN 60 SECONDS

Watch this quick introduction to the university and then use the tabs at the top to find out more about what we can do for you.

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WELCOME TO YOUR VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE OF THE UNIVERSITY

Your Study Experience

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Your social life

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Our history, your future

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Your Virtual study experience

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YOUR STUDY
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Find out about studying and living on campus at Stirling as well as opportunities to study abroad.

study abroad

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Broaden your horizons - Study Abroad for a semester or a year in a variety of countries around the world.

Accommodation

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From applying for accommodation to moving in - this film gives you the lowdown on living in Stirling

 
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The university offers different ranges of accommodation from hall’s to flats and Scandinavian style chalets | All first year students are guaranteed accommodation as long as they apply by the first of September | Accommodation for over 3000 students ranging from first years to postgrads
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There’s also a host of clubs and societies you can join, from the newspaper, to the radio station, drama society and photography | The library houses over half a million books and is open seven days a week | It also has computer labs and quiet study spaces with fantastic views across campus

YOUR HISTORY, YOUR FUTURE

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OUR HISTORY

Castles, a loch and ancient battles - the varied history of Stirling and the University campus.

Wallace Monument

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A history of the Wallace Monument - commemorating one of Scotland's most famous warriors and depicted in the 1995 film Braveheart.

Airthrey Estate

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The varied history of the castle and estate on which our picturesque campus is built.

 
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Work hard...
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A variety of clubs, outstanding sports facilities, a great students' union and brilliant nightlife - its all here at Stirling

sports

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Scotland's University for Sporting Excellence encourages people of all abilities to participate, at competition level or to get fit and meet new friends.

clubs

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From manga to the chocolate appreciation society, there's a wide range of clubs and societies on campus for you to take part in.

 
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city of stirling

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Shops, bars, clubs, cafes, bowling, cinema - everything you need is near at hand in the city of Stirling.

Student Union

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The Students' Union provides support, representation and fantastic entertainment to students on campus.

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Main entrance

Welcome to the University of Stirling

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Pathfoot Building

Subjects taught in the Pathfoot building include Aquaculture, Education, English Studies, Film Media & Journalism Studies, Languages, Cultures & Religions, History, Philosophy, Politics

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Main Halls of Residence
First Year Accommodation

Our four Halls of Residence are a short walk from all facilities.

The University guarantees accommodation to all students in their first year.

All halls have network sockets installed which enable residents to access the University's computing resources.

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Cottrell Building (Teaching & Student Support facilities)

Subjects taught in the Cottrell Building include Biological and Environmental Sciences, Computing Science, Economics, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Nursing and Sports Studies.

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Atrium: Student Centre

At the centre of the campus with access to the library, Students' Union, shops, macrobert (cinema and theatre) and catering outlets

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Alexander Court

Opportunity to share with other students from around the world.

Most rooms are let as singles, but some family rooms are available.

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Swimming Pool & Sports Facilities

Scotland's University for sporting excellence and one of the designated London 2012 Olympic Training camps.

Committed to providing opportunities to take part in physical activity and improve sporting performance.

The campus has some of the finest sports facilities on a single site in the country.

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Bridge of Allan

A picturesque, historic, Victorian spa town located north of the city of Stirling and only one mile from the University campus.

With beautiful surroundings and bustling shops and restaurants, it is a popular place to visit.

Many postgraduate students live in flats here.

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City of Stirling

One of the most attractive places to live in the UK.

The ancient capital of Scotland and the site to the monument to William Wallace, the Scottish figure immortalised by Mel Gibson the film Braveheart

Students form 20% of the city's population.

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Consists of a 9-hole par 3 course, and a practice centre with a specialist short game area, mid-game driving range and an indoor video analysis teaching room.

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This magnificent 18th century castle has teaching rooms and is home to the School of Law.

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The medical centre offers medical and dental care and is available to students living on campus, in Bridge of Allan and parts of Stirling.

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The innovation park is home to over 40 companies prospering in a technology-based business.

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Stirling Management Centre is a conference venue with a wide range of facilities.

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There are 33 detached timber chalets on campus that each provide accommodation for up to five students.

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sportscotland Institute of Sport is the national sports development body in Scotland and provides high-performance expertise.