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

Empowered by the University of Stirling experience, our Japanese 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 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.

Hear what our Japanese students have to say about their experience at the University of Stirling

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

You can fly from Japan via Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS), and via London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow International Airport (GLA). You can also fly from Japan to Edinburgh Airport with KLM and British Airways.

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.