Scottish Universities

Heriot-Watt University

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Subjects for success in a modern world, first class facilities and brilliant people – Heriot-Watt University has it all. With a long history and tradition of innovative teaching and learning geared to the needs of industry, commerce and society, we have a proven track record and a h2 reputation at home and abroad.

Each year Heriot-Watt University disburses around £6M in the form of fee and stipend scholarships – more than 400 students benefit from scholarship awards.

Postgraduate taught programmes and research to inspire and take you further in your career are available in:

Built Environment
Business Management and Finance
MBA & DBA
Energy, including Renewables
Engineering and Physical Sciences
Petroleum Engineering
Languages
Marine and Environmental Studies
Life Sciences, including courses in Climate Change
Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Textiles and Design

Edinburgh and Beyond


The University has a cosmopolitan mix of UK, European and International students. Each year we extend a warm welcome to students from countries around the globe, either on-campus
or on our external programmes. Our main Edinburgh Campus, set in beautiful parkland at the west of one of Europe’s most vibrant
capital cities, is complemented by our specialist facilities in the picturesque Scottish Borders and the stunning Orkney Islands. Our satellite campus in Dubai offers increased learning options.

Choice and Flexibility


At Heriot-Watt University we pride ourselves on flexibility and choice. In addition to superb on-campus tuition delivered by top-level research-active staff, many of our courses are also available through distance, supported and flexible open learning modes.

Get in Touch


For further information on our postgraduate courses and research please visit our website or see contact details.