We have a long history of welcoming international students, and a proven track record of supporting them to achieve their academic and professional career goals.
Empowered by the University of Stirling experience, our graduates have become global citizens, successfully forging careers in a variety of fields around the world.
International students are at the heart of what we do at the University of Stirling. We're rated 1st in Scotland for welcoming international students and are 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.
If you're a prospective partner, find out more about our partnerships in your country.
Irish Leaving Certificate (Higher Level)
The University requires applicants holding the Irish Leaving Certificate to have achieved grade B at Higher Level in at least five subjects. Requirements vary dependent on the programme and subject area that the applicant is applying to. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any specific queries you may have.
We consider the full diploma with overall points between 26 - 34 depending on the programme. We may also stipulate certain HL subjects for some programmes.
The University welcomes applications from students holding a minimum of a lower second class Bachelors degree for entry to most Master level programmes.
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.
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.