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We have a long history of welcoming students from the USA, and a proven track record of supporting them to achieve their academic and professional career goals. Empowered by the University of Stirling experience, our American 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.


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    Join International Recruitment Manager, Claire Grant to find out more about studying at the University of Stirling and life in Scotland.

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  • 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.

    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.

Andrew Schuster
There is history right on your doorstep. The campus is a cool community with lots of international people. I've found it a huge learning experience and I already feel like I've grown a lot.
Andrew Schuster
University of Wyoming, USA
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USA graduate Madeline Elardo

Madeline Elardo, BA (Hons) in Business Studies and Spanish

Madeline Elardo came from the USA to study a BA (Hons) in Business Studies and Spanish in 2015. Madeline is now working in a related field to her degree, as a Business Development Manager at Pulsar Platform.


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