Reasons to study an online course with the University of Stirling
Our online courses are taught by renowned experts in their field. At the University of Stirling, you will be taught by thought leaders informed by the latest cutting-edge research.
Flexible online university courses
Our online university courses are flexible, and you can study anywhere in the world at a time that suits you. With our online degrees and online short courses, you can fit your learning around a busy lifestyle and continue working while you study.
You will learn through online lectures, seminars, and guided independent study delivered via the University’s virtual learning platform.
Access university resources
When you enrol on your online course, you will receive a digital student card that will grant you access to the facilities available to all University students, such as the library and student support services. Online postgraduate degree students can even attend a graduation ceremony when they complete their course.
Join our global community
By studying an online course at the University of Stirling, you will be part of a global community of fellow students and academics. There are many opportunities to meet and network with peers in live sessions, online forums and social media groups.
Online learning: explained
The University of Stirling has decades of experience providing distance and online learning courses. Find out more about what it's like to study an online course with us.