Sports Clearing courses

Clearing for 2021 is now closed. Search our courses for entry in 2022.

At Stirling, Sport is in our DNA. We are Sports University of the Year (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020) and Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence. 

Our sport degrees focus on sport science, performance, business management and psychology. We’ve developed an international reputation for delivering degrees that get results.

We’ve integrated our Sport courses with our world-class sports facilities to provide a unique and rewarding studying and sporting environment. We prepare athletes for success on the world stage and improve the health of the nation through physical exercise.

Study sport at Stirling

BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science

Our first-rate teaching and research-driven expertise will develop you as a scientist, well prepared for the many career opportunities working in sport and biosciences.

This course is available via Clearing to students from:

  • England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland
  • EU and international

BA (Hons) Sport Business Management

Become a technically competent, customer-oriented and commercially-minded practitioner ready to work in domestic and international sports markets.

This course is available via Clearing to students from:

  • England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland
  • EU and international

It's Clear you belong at Stirling

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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.

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Your Year 4 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 plus a £1,000 Clearing scholarship (terms and conditions apply). Find out about these and other scholarships.

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Guaranteed accommodation

Apply by 31 August and you'll be guaranteed an offer of University-managed accommodation in your first year of study.

Tamara's Clearing experience

Tamara used Clearing to come to the University of Stirling and has just finished her second year of the BA (Hons) Psychology degree course. 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.


Top 30 UK University

Guardian University Guide 2021


95% undergraduates employed or in further study 15 months after graduation

Graduate Outcomes Survey 2020, HESA


Top 20 in the UK for student satisfaction

National Student Survey 2021

Scotland's University for Sporting Excellence

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

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Questions about Clearing?

Get in touch with our admissions team.