We have a long history of welcoming students from Turkey, and a proven track record of supporting them to achieve their academic and professional career goals.
Empowered by the University of Stirling experience, our Turkish 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.
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You can fly to either Edinburgh or Glasgow airports from a wide range of international and domestic airports. Turkish Airlines fly direct from Istanbul to Edinburgh twice daily. There are also regular connections from the Middle East to both Glasgow and Edinburgh with British Airways, KLM, Air France, Lufthansa and many others.
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.
Direct Entry to 1st Year:
We welcome applications from students with the Devlet Lise Diplomasi. Students should have achieved a minimum of 80% overall in Grade 12, with 80% in relevant subjects.
Students with IB, A-Levels or the American High School Diploma can be considered for direct entry. Please see individual course pages for requirements.
We also welcome applications from students who have completed one year of university study in Turkey.
We welcome applications from students holding Bachelor's degrees with a minimum of CGPA of 2.7/4.0 from a recognised university in Turkey.
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.
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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.
The University of Stirling regularly travels to Turkey attending recruitment events, and visiting schools and colleges. Forthcoming trips are listed below. If there are no trips scheduled to take place, please contact Jennifer Gazzard for more information.
Student Recruitment Manager
+44 (0) 1786 466041
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