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Nigeria

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

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

  • Welcome

    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.

  • Partners

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

  • Getting here

    You can fly to either Edinburgh or Glasgow airports from a wide range of international and domestic airports. There are frequent connecting flights from Nigeria to both Glasgow and Edinburgh with British Airways, KLM and Air France.

    If you're an international student flying to Edinburgh or Glasgow airport, then you may want to take advantage of the University's Airport Pickup Service.

    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.

Nigerian graduate Chinyere Okafor

Chinyere Okafor, MSc Human Resource Management and Socio-Economic Development

Chinyere Okafor from Nigeria came to the University of Stirling to study two courses. First taking an MSc Human Resource Management and Socio-Economic Development in 2014, and returning in 2015 to take an MRes in Business and Management. She now works as a public servant with the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Contorl (NAFDAC) in Nigeria. 

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