Redefine your future with a research degree at the University of Stirling, in the heart of Scotland.
Our range of Research degrees are designed to give you the flexibility and freedom to carry out original quality research that will make an impact and a real difference around the world. Whether you want to make a significant impact in your chosen field with a research degree, Professional Doctorate or PhD course, we’re committed to helping you take the next step.
Almost three quarters of research at the University of Stirling was rated as world-leading or internationally excellent by the most recent Research Excellence Framework. Our research is grouped under three strategic themes: Living Well; Global Security and Resilience; and Culture, Communities and Society.
Our world-leading academics are experts in their fields and lead 12 interdisciplinary research programmes to the highest standards of quality and integrity. Collaboration is at the core of our research strategy and we’re proud to have research partners in more than 170 countries across the world.
Ready to redefine your future? Register now to attend our next Postgraduate Open Day on Wednesday 27 March from 2:30pm – 6:00pm. You’ll have the opportunity to tour our beautiful campus, learn more about our research degrees and spend invaluable time with expert staff. Join subject-specific presentations, visit academic stands for the chance to speak to teaching staff one-on-one and find out all you need to know.