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Be ready for Stirling

Welcome to all our new students. Find out what you need to know before you arrive and see the welcome activities to help you make a great start to life at Stirling.

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UCAS application deadline

Want to join us in September 2022? Don't forget to submit your UCAS application by 26 January.

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Step into the University of Stirling and start exploring today with our virtual tour.

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Our research

Our research makes a difference. Find out more about the major projects we're leading and see the latest insights from our experts as we address the impact of COVID-19.

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The Queen’s Anniversary Prize

The University of Stirling’s world-leading Institute of Aquaculture has been awarded the UK’s most prestigious academic honour: the Queen’s Anniversary Prize.

Find out why we won the Queen's Anniversary Prize

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Scotland's University for Sporting Excellence

Our mission is to deliver the best for Scottish sport through the powerful and inspirational combination of sport and education.

Stirling has been Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence since 2008, and was awarded the UK’s Sports University of the Year by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020.

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