Hong Kong

We have a long history of welcoming students from Hong Kong, and a proven track record of supporting them to achieve their academic and professional career goals.

Empowered by the University of Stirling experience, our Hong Kong students have become global citizens, successfully forging careers in a variety of fields around the world.

Overview

Welcome

International students are at the heart of what we do at the University of Stirling. We're proud to educate students from over 120 nationalities on our beautiful campus.

We deliver high quality courses that produce intellectually-able graduates, who are highly sought after by employers throughout the world.

Partners

If you're a prospective partner, find out more about our partnerships in your country.

How to get here

From Hong Kong you can fly to Edinburgh Airport (EIA) via Emirates to Dubai International (DXB), or with KLM Airlines via Amsterdam Airport (AMS).

You can also fly to Edinburgh Airport via Frankfurt Airport (FRA) with Lufthansa airlines, or via Amsterdam Airport (AMS) with KLM. British Airways flies from Hong Kong to Edinburgh, with a stopover at London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Glasgow International Airport is about 1 hour away, and Edinburgh Airport approximately 45 minutes from our University campus, travelling by car or taxi. By bus it's 60 minutes from Edinburgh Airport to Stirling, and 1 hour and 20-50 minutes to Glasgow Airport.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate

Direct Entry to 1st Year:

Successful completion of Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education, achieving 3 subjects at Grade 3.

Direct Entry to 2nd Year:

Successful completion of Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education, achieving 1 subject at grade 4 and 2 subjects at grade 3.

Postgraduate

We welcome applications from applicants holding a minimum grade of a 2.2 equivalent (2.3 GPA, C+) in a four year Bachelor’s degree (Honours).

English language requirements

If English isn't your first language, you'll need to demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency. We accept a variety of tests, details of the minimum grades we require can be found on our English Language Requirements page.

Please also check the specific grades required for your chosen course by checking our individual course pages.

Submission of IELTS and other recognised English language tests may be waived on a case by case basis, if the medium of instruction at previous study was in English within the last five years. We require an official letter from your University or College.

For further advice please email international@stir.ac.uk.

Need help improving your English?
There's a number of options available to you, ranging from a course for those who need only a little help, up to a longer-term programme.

Funding opportunities

Scholarships

We have several excellent scholarship opportunities that are available to students from Hong Kong:

Undergraduate

See more undergraduate scholarships

Postgraduate

See more postgraduate scholarships

Tuition Fees

For details of tuition fees, please visit our International Tuition Fees page.

Meet us in Hong Kong

Upcoming visits

The University of Stirling regularly travels to Hong Kong attending recruitment events, and visiting schools and colleges. Forthcoming trips are listed below. If there are no trips scheduled to take place, please contact us for more information. Email Tyler Nusbaum.

Agents

We work with the following approved representatives in Hong Kong who can help you apply and enrol on your chosen course:

Your contacts

Tyler Nusbaum
Strategy and Operations Manager
tyler.nusbaum@stir.ac.uk
+886 (0) 2 2776 0165
WeChat: jchanlifat

International and Student Recruitment

+44 (0)1786 467046
international@stir.ac.uk
@stiruni
universityofstirling

Admissions

Undergraduate Enquiries:

admissions@stir.ac.uk
+44 (0)1786 467044

Postgraduate Enquiries:

graduate.admissions@stir.ac.uk
+44 (0)1786 466655

Webinars

Join one of our webinars or live chats for International students to find out more about studying at the University of Stirling.

Our full range of webinars and live chats cover a range of topics, including:

  • The application process
  • Living in Stirling
  • Funding and scholarships
  • Course and module overviews
  • Course-relevant career opportunities
  • Student life on campus

View all our webinars