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University of Stirling



Find your sport at Stirling

From producing Olympians to teaching children to swim, we live and breathe sport.

We're Scotland's University for Sporting Excellence, a designation by the Scottish Government in recognition of our contribution to Scottish sport.

Our mission is to deliver the best for Scottish sport through the powerful and inspirational combination of sport and education.

A 15-minute ‘Daily Mile’ could enhance children’s health

A 15-minute ‘Daily Mile’ could enhance children’s health

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Heroes’ welcome for returning Gold Coast stars

Heroes’ welcome for returning Gold Coast stars

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BUCS brilliance from Stirling athletes

BUCS brilliance from Stirling athletes

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Classes and lessons

From Aquacise to Zumba! We’ve over 50 drop-in classes, lessons and sport groups for all levels of experience.

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We have affordable sports and gym membership options for you. Join now from only £12.48 per month.

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Sport and health services

Learn more about our sport science services including physiotherapy, personal training and fitness assessment. 

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Find out why our facilities are rated 1st in Scotland and joint 4th in the UK (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2017).

Performance Sport

We're at the forefront of helping and inspiring talented athletes to fulfil their sporting and academic potential. 

Find out our sport scholarships can offer you a superb package of support, coaching and education.

Performance sport

Study sport at Stirling

The Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport offer innovative undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses that combine theory and practice in sport.

Our research is international recognised for its impact on improving people's lives. Research opportunities range from our MRes programme to Clinical Doctorate and PhD programmes.

What we do

Our £20m facilities redevelopment

Learn more about our plans to transform sport, health and wellbeing at Scotland's University for Sporting Excellence.

Facilities redevelopment


We host the national base for Scottish tennis. Find out more about our facilities, coaching and tennis scholarships.


We know golf. We have excellent facilities, a coaching set up for all abilities and a history of success at British and European competitions.


We are one of the UK’s leading high-performance swimming centres. We train Olympians and teach children to swim.

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