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About us

At the University of Stirling, being the difference is in our DNA – providing education with a purpose and carrying out research that helps to shape society. 

We are an international university with pioneering spirit and a global reputation for high-quality teaching and research. We are passionate about creating impact in everything we do.

Stirling is a place where ability – not background – is valued.

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Strategic Plan 2030

Our Strategic Plan sets out the University’s direction to 2030. We are confident it will enable us to deliver our ambition to be the difference, to make an impact on people’s lives and be a force for good in the world.

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Our people

The core strength of the University of Stirling is our people. To build on our success, we invest in the best staff from around the world to deliver on our ambitious strategies for research, teaching and our international partnerships.

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Work at Stirling

At Stirling, we are always on the lookout for people who have the talent and the skills to make a real difference to society. Could that be you?

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Faculties and services

The University of Stirling is organised for learning, teaching and research into five faculties, each of which comprises multiple departments, institutes and centres. There are also a number of professional services directorates within the University.

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Getting here

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University of Stirling
Scotland UK

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Ask a question

If you have any questions about studying with us at the University of Stirling please get in touch using our 'Ask a question' form.

Contact us

Go to our contact page for useful phone numbers and email addresses throughout the University.