Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements


Students holding 75%+ overall in the Senior High School Diploma or Chinese University Entrance Examination (Gaokao) with a score of 500 will be considered for first year entry on an individual basis. For more information, please contact our Admissions Office at admissions@stir.ac.uk.


The University welcomes applications from students holding a minimum of 70%+ in a four year Bachelor's Degree. Students from a prestigious institution (211/985 projects) will be welcome with 65%+ GPA.

English Language Requirements

If English is not your first language, you’ll need to demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency.  The University of Stirling accepts a variety of tests, details of the minimum grades required can be found in the English Language Qualifications List.

Prospective postgraduate students should also check the specific grade required for their chosen programme by checking the postgraduate programme listings as appropriate. 

Need help improving your English?

There are a number of options available to you, ranging from a course for those who need only a little help, up to a long-term programme.

Funding Opportunities


Scholarships and studentships can assist students in paying tuition fees and living costs during their study.  The value of award differs from one scholarship to another and normally students must apply directly to the awarding body. 

The University of Stirling offers a number of scholarships for both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes across a range of subject areas.  In addition to this, a number of external organisations grant awards which may be of interest to Stirling students. 

For details of the funding opportunities available to international undergraduate students please visit here.

For details of the funding opportunities available to international postgraduate students please visit here.

Alternatively, Chinese applicants may be interested in the Katherine Whitaker Bequest fund which offers a grant of up to £7000 to scholars pursuing studies in the fields of Chinese Medicine, Tibetan Buddhism, and Chinese Language (Philology, Drama & Poetry, History & Literature). Students of either Chinese or British nationality who are over 27 years of age are eligible to apply for this award.

Tuition Fees

For details of tuition fees, please visit our Financial Advice Page.


Meet Us In Your Country

Please check our International Travel Schedule for up to date information regarding our next trip. For further information, please contact our International Office on: international@stir.ac.uk 

Useful Links

The University of Stirling's website is packed full of information to help you make an informed choice about study in Stirling. 

You will find lots of information in each of the below weblinks to help you apply for study and to support you in preparing for your arrival on campus.

In addition to the University's website you may like to check out external organisations webpage which provide lots of information on study in the UK.

Agent NameAgent CodeE-mailWebsite
Amber Education (Hong Kong) Services Ltd. 631AMBE ambergz@amberedu.com  www.amberedu.com.hk
AOJI Enrolment Centre of International Education Ltd  631AOJI  info@globeedu.com   
Beijing Huatongxinnuo International Cultural Exchange Center (iAE China)  631IAE  app5@iaechina.net.cn   
Burgeon  631BURG  info@burgeon.org  www.burgeon.org
Can Achieve  631CANA  http://www.canachieve.com/index.html  www.canachieve.com
Cheeway  631CHEE  uk@cheeway.com   
China Education International  631CEI  charles.sun@ceiwow.com   
D & LT Consultants (Group)  631DLT  lucialiu@edubridge.com.cn   
Education Information Center (*EIC)  631EIC  dalian@eic.org.cn  www.eic.org.cn 
Eduglobal China Ltd  631EDUG  Eduglobal China www.eduglobalchina.com 
Getset  631GET  enquiries@getsetglobal.com  cn.getsetglobal.com
Golden Arrow Group  631GOLD  goldenarrowbj@ukpass.org  www.ukpass.org
GoStudy Education Institute 631GOST  piecltd@gmail.com www.gostudy.com.cn
IDP  631IDP  info.beijing@idp.com  www.idp.cn
Index Education Services  631INDE  indexbj@indexedu.com  www.indexedu.com
Jinan Overseas Chinese Study Abroad Centre  631JINA  jnhqlx@vip.163.com www.liuxueroad.com
JJL Overseas Education Consulting & Service Co. Ltd  631JJL  http://www.jjl.cn/  www.jjl.cn
Linx Education Services and Consultancy   631LINX  tj@linx.com   
Overseaser Information Consulting  631OVER  Overseaser Information Consulting  www.overseaser.com
OxBridge Holdings, Inc  631OXBR  office@oxbridge.edu.cn    
Shanghai SISU Education Group  631SISU  tommy@swliuxue.com  www.swliuxue.com
Shenzhen Servlight Consultancy Co. Ltd.   631SSCC  servlight@vip.tom.com  www.servlight.com
Shinyway  631SHIN  Asia@shinyway.com.cn  www.igo.cn
Tongji International Education Centre  631TONG  istju@tongji.edu.cn  www.istju.com
UK Fonton Culture and Education Exchange  631FONT  Beijing@fonton.co.uk  www.fonton.co.uk
UKEAS  631UKEA  beijing@ukeas.com.cn   
UKNSG  631NSG  chinaoffice@uknsg.org  www.uknsg.org
United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)  631UKEC  angela@ukec.com http://uk.ukec.com/
Wiseway Global Co Ltd  631WISE  info@wiseway.com.cn  www.wiseway.com.cn


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