Heriot-Watt University

hw.ac.uk

Image of Heriot-Watt University in the surrounding parkland.
Heriot Watt University Logo

Heriot-Watt University will be 200 years old in just over a year and are specialists in business, engineering, design and the physical, social and life sciences – subjects which make a real impact on the world and society.

A truly international university with five global campuses, partners in 150 countries and over 30,000 students studying worldwide. Each of Heriot-Watt’s campuses offers a unique learning environment close to the exciting and vibrant cities of Edinburgh, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur.

Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt have the largest business school in Scotland – Edinburgh Business School offers online and on-campus programmes. They have one of the oldest textile schools in the world, steeped in heritage but future focused with an array of design and creative programmes. They are set to open the UK’s first National Robotarium on the Heriot-Watt campus in 2021 and are proud to be home to the UK’s only International Centre for Brewing & Distilling. While their Civil and Structural Engineering courses are ranked in the top 150 in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019. They are the only Centre of Actuarial Excellence in Europe.

Facts & Stats

  • Top 300 Universities Worldwide – THE World University Rankings.
  • Heriot-Watt has the largest business school in Scotland.
  • Main UK campus is in Edinburgh in a beautiful setting of 380 acres of stunning parkland.
  • Founded in 1854, The Watt Club is the UK's oldest graduate club in the UK.
  • 90% student satisfaction for courses (National Student Survey, 2018).
  • 5 campuses situated around the world, including Dubai and Malaysia.
  • Ranked 35th in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2020) and Top 40 in the UK out of 132 universities (The Times/The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019).

Global Impact

Heriot-Watt are specialists in business, engineering, design and the physical, social and life sciences – subjects which make a real impact on the world and society.

Global Reach

A truly international university with five global campuses, partners in 150 countries and over 30,000 students studying worldwide. Each of their campuses offers a unique learning environment close to the exciting and vibrant cities of Edinburgh, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur.

Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. icon_arrow-up Created with Sketch. Combined Shape Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. Page 1 Created with Sketch. Page 1 Created with Sketch. MAP/CLOSE Created with Sketch. MAP/CLOSE Created with Sketch. instagram circle black Created with Sketch. youtube black circle Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. Group Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. arrow copy Created with Sketch. arrow copy Created with Sketch. i Created with Sketch. Fill 1 Created with Sketch. Fill 1 Created with Sketch. Triangle Created with Sketch. Triangle Created with Sketch. Triangle Created with Sketch. Triangle Created with Sketch. Triangle Created with Sketch. Timeline Created with Sketch.