Program Details

With 14% of its students coming from overseas and more than 85 nations represented on its campus, the University of Stirling is a truly international institution. It consistently receives high ratings for teaching and research.
Stirling, United Kingdom
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

2009-2010 Scottish University of the Year - The Sunday Times

Ranked 1st in the International Student Satisfaction Survey by the International Student Barometer. 

The College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS) program at the University of Stirling provides a high quality academic overseas experience at a cost much lower than other program providers in Scotland. Stirling is ranked 1st in Scotland by the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey for a “good environment on campus” (2016).

Stirling City, is a beautiful and historic city that once was the ancient seat of the Scottish crown. Dominated by the famous Stirling Castle, the city boasts an attractive blend of modern shopping and leisure facilities and historic architecture. With convenient access to Scotland’s railway and bus systems, Glasgow and Edinburgh are within easy travel distance, as are Scotland’s major cities and the Scottish Highlands.

The beautifully landscaped 310-acre campus is designed around a central loch (lake) and has been described by the Guardian as “some of the most beautiful campus scenery in the world.” Students enjoy some of Scotland’s best sporting facilities, an on-campus-shopping precinct and cinema complex that complement a world class academic experience.

It is no wonder that Stirling is listed among the World's top 50 Universities under 50 years old (QS Rankings 2016-17). Come study abroad in Scotland; study at the University of Stirling.

Setting Description:
The University of Stirling was opened in 1967 on a brand new campus built on the estate of the 18th century Airthrey Castle. Currently, approximately 9,000 students are enrolled. The 2006 Times Higher Education Supplement ranked the University of Stirling in the top 10 in UK for the best student experience, while the 2007 International Student Barometer voted Stirling 1st in the UK for a 'good place to be'. The University has some of the finest sports facilities on a single site in the country, including its own golf course and golf academy, a state-of-the-art fitness center and appropriate arenas for all the major indoor and outdoor sports.
Please see the CCIS website for current program costs.