Faculty of Natural Sciences business connections
From career events to work placements, we work with our business partners and connections to provide you with experience and training.
Our applied courses have specifically been developed with business partners to help solve skill shortages.
We’re committed to helping you fulfil your career aspirations. When you graduate from the University of Stirling you’ll be ready for the world of work.
We work closely with the aquaculture sector in more than 20 countries, including every major company in Scotland. This gives our students opportunities to carry out business-based research projects. Lectures and workshops in a number of modules are given by professionals from the aquaculture sector.
Computing Science and Mathematics
We’ve strong links with Scottish business through the Industrial Advisory Board which has members from both Scottish and international businesses such as IBM, HSBC and Adobe.
The University of Stirling is a member of The Data Lab, which is an innovation centre with the aim of developing the data science talent and skills required by business in Scotland.
We work with HSBC and Amazon who have local development centres. We also have a programme of invited speakers from business who give the students a chance to ask questions and gain insight. Recent companies have included MongoDB, SkyScanner and HSBC.