Who we are

The University of Stirling, UK is a global university with a reputation for high-quality teaching and research. We help our graduates, staff and students to shape the world. We’re an agent for change, connecting people, innovating and transforming the lives of our students, staff and the global communities we serve.

Since our founding by Royal Charter in 1967, we’ve grown to have over 14,000 students from over 120 nationalities and over 88,000 alumni in 169 countries.

Our home campus is located in the historic city of Stirling in Scotland, UK. Find out more about the University of Stirling 


For Teaching, Employability, Internationalisation, Facilities & Inclusiveness

QS World University Rankings 2018

of our leavers are in employment

or further study within six months of graduating

Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2015/16

85,000 + alumni

in more than 150 countries

Study in Ras Al Khaimah

Continuing our tradition for innovation and internationalisation, our campus in Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates (UAE) formally opened its doors in 2018. The campus enables our students to undertake prestigious courses developed by expert academics from the University of Stirling, delivered internationally in the UAE.

We have a number of undergraduate and postgraduate courses available, awarded by the University of Stirling. The courses are delivered in English for UAE and international students. Read more


Our Ras Al Khaimah campus is officially open!

September 17, 2018

Our Ras Al Khaimah campus is officially open! The inaugural event was presided by Professor…

Post from Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone – RAKEZ

July 10, 2018

The #UK-based University of Stirling has opened a branch campus in Ras Al Khaimah in…

Gulf News Article – Published: 16:13 July 2, 2018

July 10, 2018

Ras Al Khaimah: The United Kingdom-based University of Stirling has opened a branch campus in…