History Clearing courses

Clearing opens on 5 July 2024, but you can get ahead of the crowd and register your interest today. 

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You might be able to secure a place at Stirling before Clearing by applying through UCAS Extra

Register your interest for Clearing at Stirling today

If you really want to understand the modern world, it's essential to unlock the patterns of the past.

At the University of Stirling, we take an innovative approach to guiding you through the major events and periods that have shaped us all. Our history degrees will equip you with a wide range of intellectual and personal skills while learning how different societies across the world have changed over time. 

We're ranked 1st in Scotland for student satisfaction in History (National Student Survey 2022).

Study History at Stirling

BA (Hons) History

Explore a wide range of areas including Scottish, British, European, American and African history. Choose a course combination that matches your career ambitions. 

BA (Hons) History and Heritage

Discover the complex relationships between past and present when you study for a BA (Hons) History and Heritage at the University of Stirling.

BA (Hons) Scottish History

Explore Scottish history in the heartland of some of its most significant events. Our BA Scottish History draws from the past to prepare you for your future.

BA (Hons) Heritage and Tourism

Study this integrated degree taught in conjunction with Forth Valley College and kickstart your career in heritage, travel or tourism.

Find your Clearing place at Stirling

Study in the heart of Scotland

Stirling combines the charm of a historic destination with the friendly buzz of a young population. It's a short train ride away from both Glasgow and Edinburgh, and is a gateway to the Scottish Highlands.

Year 4 tuition fees: covered

Students from England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland may be eligible for £9,250 scholarships covering your Honours year tuition fees (terms and conditions apply). Find out about these and other scholarships.

Accommodation Available

We still have accommodation available on our beautiful campus and in our easily-accessible off-campus residences. If you're from England, Wales, Northern Ireland or overseas and apply by 31 August, you'll be guaranteed an offer of University-managed accommodation in your first year of study.

Lucy's Clearing experience

Lucy came to our pop-up in Belfast and secured a place on our BA (Hons) Human Resource Management course through Clearing. She shares her experience of using Clearing and why she chose to study at Stirling.

Hear from other students talking about their experiences through Clearing at the University of Stirling.


96% of our graduates were in employment or further study 15 months after graduation

Graduate Outcomes 2020-21, HESA

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Top 30 in the UK for student satisfaction*

National Student Survey 2022

* NSS rankings are based on institutions included in the Guardian University Guide 2022.

Scotland's University for Sporting Excellence

We're proud of our sporting heritage and the sport and wellbeing facilities we provide for our students.

Questions about Clearing?

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