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Heriot-Watt University

URL: http://www.hw.ac.uk/


Heriot-Watt (HWU) University is a key institution in a major international city, making an important contribution to Edinburgh's world reputation for education, business and research. It is one of the Top 3 University in Edinburgh and studying at Heriot-Watt will allow you to realise the benefits of living in a world class city while also giving you easy access to all that Scotland has to offer: great hospitality, stunning scenery, and a rich cultural heritage.

One third of the 7,000 students in the campus are from countries outside the UK, bringing a real international flavour to the community. Along with our Scottish students, you will share your academic and social life with people from over 150 countries, giving you a great opportunity to learn about other cultures and build friendships that stretch across the globe. Popular courses in HWU includes Business, Built Environment and Art and Design.

Edinburgh: Inspiring Capital

It's one of the world's greatest cities and renowned as a centre of learning and discovery; studying here is a stimulating and inspirational experience.

Edinburgh offers a unique city environment. It's culturally diverse, historically significant, socially alive, environmentally aware, politically central and visually stunning.

Edinburgh is a great city for student life. Students make up one fifth of the city's population, so you'll find a huge choice of places to hang out with friends and meet new people, and plenty of amenities catering for diverse interests and tastes.

There's a wide range of live music in local pubs to major venues, a diverse club scene with something on every night and numerous bars and cafes for socialising.The city also boasts excellent shops, including independent retailers, retro and second hand stores and there's a wide range of theatres, galleries and museums.

Why Choose Heriot-Watt University?

The Heriot-Watt University is proud to offer students:

A distinctive institution

With a history dating back to 1821, Heriot-Watt University has established a reputation for world class teaching and practical, leading edge research, which has made them one of the top UK universities for business and industry. A vibrant, forward-looking university, well known for the quality of degrees with employers actively seeking out their graduates.

A highly rated student experience

You'll benefit from high quality teaching and learning, established links to potential employers, modern facilities and excellent support services. You'll join a friendly student community on a beautiful, parkland campus with easy access to the world renown city of Edinburgh. Heriot-Watt University was ranked 24th out of 101 universities for it in 2008.

Your successful future

You'll find your time at Heriot-Watt a life-changing, intellectually challenging, career-boosting experience. Their degrees are highly regarded for their relevance to the world of work and employers actively seek out their graduates. Studying here will be a unique and special time in your life that will help you into a successful future.

Friendly campus community

At Heriot-Watt you'll find a really friendly, welcoming community on campus. It's easy to get to know people here and it's very convenient: everything is within easy reach. They have excellent facilities, including fantastic sports amenities, while Edinburgh offers social, cultural and leisure opportunities which are second to none.
High quality teaching & learning

Heriot-Watt provides a distinctive education, focused on quality, committed to teaching innovation with programmes that are highly regarded and relevant to the needs of business and industry. You'll learn from expert teachers and world class researchers who are focused on providing you with a first rate education and preparing you for a professional career.

International outlook

You'll find a dynamic international focus provides opportunities to make contacts around the world. They have a cosmopolitan mix of students and are often referred to as Scotland's International University as one in three of their on-campus students come from outside the UK.


The Heriot-Wat University's Ranking

Information extracted from The Times Good University Guide 2015
Information extracted from The Guardian University Guide 2011
Subject Area
Subject Area
Art n Design 30  Art n Design
Building 5  Building and Town and Country planning  30
Civil Engineering 17  Business and Management Studies  20 
Chemical Engineering 7  Civil Engineering  8
Chemistry 22  Chemical Engineering  9
Electrical and Electronic Engineering 12  Chemistry  26
Food Science 7  Electrical and Electronic Engineering  27
Mathematics 18  Psychology  21
Sports Science 43  Sports and Exercise Science  7
Overall 41  Overall  32


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Courses Available


  • Arabic-English Translating and Conference Interpreting
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Chinese-English Translating and Conference Interpreting
  • Design for Textiles (Fashion Interior Art)
  • Fashion and Textiles Design
  • Inclusive Environmental Access and Design
  • Information Systems (Interaction Design)
  • Interior Design
  • Sustainable Community Design


  • Accountancy and Business Law
  • Accountancy and Finance
  • Business and Finance
  • Business Management
  • Business Management with Business Law
  • Business Management with Enterprise
  • Business Management with Human Resource Management
  • Business Management with Industrial Experience
  • Business Management with Marketing
  • Business Psychology
  • Doctor of Business Administration
  • Economics and Business Law
  • Economics and Business Management
  • Economics and Finance
  • Economics and Marketing
  • Fashion Marketing and Retailing
  • Finance
  • Finance and Business Law
  • Finance and Management
  • Information Technology (Business)
  • International Accounting and Finance
  • International Accounting and Management
  • International Business Management
  • International Business Management and Languages (IBML): French as Main Language
  • International Business Management and Languages (IBML): German as Main Language
  • International Business Management and Languages (IBML): Spanish as Main Language
  • International Business Management with Finance/ HRM/ Logistics/Marketing
  • International Fashion Marketing
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Accountacy and Business Law
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Accountancy and Finance
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Business and Finance
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Business Management
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Business Management with Enterprise
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Economics and Business Management
  • Marketing
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Mathematics with Finance
  • MBA with Specialism in Marketing
  • Real Estate Investment and Finance


  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Economics
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Economics and Accountancy
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Economics and Finance
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Economics and Marketing


  • Marine Technology Educational Consortium


  • Architectural Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering and Diploma in Industrial Training
  • Chemical Engineering with Energy Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering with Energy Engineering with
  • Chemical Engineering with Oil and Gas Technology
  • Chemical Engineering with Oil and Gas Technology with
  • Chemical Engineering with Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Chemical Engineering with Pharmaceutical Chemistry with Diploma in Industrial Training
  • Civil Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Civil Engineering and Construction Management
  • Civil Engineering with International Studies
  • Computer Science (Software Engineering)
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Computer and Internet Engineering)
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Microwaves and Photonics)
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Mobile and Digital Comms)
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Power and High Voltage Eng.)
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Real Time Control and Robotics)
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Sustainable Energy Systems)
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Architectural Engineering
  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Chemical Engineering + Diploma in Industrial Training
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering and Energy Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Physics with Electronic Engineering
  • Renewable Energy Engineering
  • Safety, Risk and Reliability Engineering (distance learning only)
  • Software Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Structural and Foundation Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Structural Engineering with Architectural Design
  • Structural Engineering with International Studies
  • Sustainability Engineering

General Courses

  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Urban Planning and Property Development


  • Applied Psychology
  • Mathematics with Psychology
  • Psychology
  • Psychology (Applied)
  • Psychology with Human Health
  • Psychology with Management


  • MBA with Specialism in Human Resource Management

Information Technology

  • Arabic-English Translation and Computer-Assisted Translation Tools
  • Chinese-English Translation and Computer-Assisted Translation Tools
  • Computer Services Management
  • Computing
  • Computing and Electronics
  • Information Systems
  • Information Systems (Internet Systems)
  • Information Systems (Management)
  • Information Technology (Applied Systems)
  • Information Technology (Embedded Systems)
  • Information Technology (Graduate Diploma)
  • Information Technology (Mobile Communications Technologies)
  • Information Technology (Software Systems)
  • Translation and Computer-Assisted Translation Tools


  • Actuarial Management
  • Advanced Internet Applications
  • Applied Languages and Translating
  • Architectural Facilities Management
  • Architectural Project Management
  • Brewing and Distilling
  • Brewing and Distilling
  • Building Conservation (Technology and Management)
  • Building Surveying
  • Climate Change: Impacts and Mitigation
  • Climate Change: Managing the Marine Environment
  • Combined Studies
  • Construction Project Management
  • Construction Project Management
  • Creative 3D Digital Technologies
  • Creative Software System
  • Diploma in Industrial Training
  • Diploma in Industrial Training
  • Economics
  • Economics and Accountancy
  • Embedded Systems
  • Energy
  • Environmental Analysis and Assessment
  • Erasmus Mundus in Photonics
  • Erasmus Mundus in Vision Image & Robotics (VIBOT)
  • Fashion
  • Fashion and Textiles Innovation and New Applications
  • Fashion and Textiles Management
  • Fashion Communication
  • Fashion Menswear
  • Fashion Technology
  • Fashion Womenswear
  • Financial Management
  • Forensic Materials
  • French and Applied Language Studies
  • German and Applied Language Studies
  • Housing & Regeneration (Professional Practice)
  • Investment Management
  • Languages (Interpreting and Translating) (LINT) (French/German)
  • Languages (Interpreting and Translating) (LINT) (French/Spanish)
  • Languages (Interpreting and Translating) (LINT) (German/Spanish)
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Marine Resource Development and Protection
  • Marine Resource Management (MRM)
  • Maritime Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Masters-Level Modules
  • Materials for Sustainable and Renewable Energies
  • MBA with Specialism in Financial Management
  • Microsystems with Photonics
  • Mobile Communications
  • Nanotechnology and Microsystems
  • Photonics
  • Photonics and Lasers
  • Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices
  • Quantitative Financial Risk Management
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Real Estate Management
  • Real Estate Management and Development
  • Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation,
  • Renewable Energy Development (RED)
  • Research in the Built Environment
  • Reservoir Evaluation and Management
  • Resource Management
  • Robotics and Cybertronics
  • Robotics Sensing and Automation
  • Safety and Risk Management (distance learning only)
  • Spanish and Applied Language Studies
  • Statistical Modelling
  • Strategic Innovation Management Fashion and Textiles
  • Strategic Project Management
  • Strategic Project Management
  • Studies Research, and Real Estate Research
  • Sustainability Management
  • System Level Integration
  • Translating and Conference Interpreting
  • Urban Regeneration
  • Urban Regeneration & Real Estate Management
  • Vision, Image and Signal Processing
  • Water Resources and Catchment Management


  • ISC Undergraduate Cert in Psychology


  • Actuarial Science
  • Actuarial Science
  • Applied Marine Biology
  • Applied Mathematical Sciences
  • Applied Mathematical Sciences with Biological and Ecological Modelling
  • Applied Mathematical Sciences with Climate Change Impacts Modelling
  • Biological Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Biological Sciences (Food Science)
  • Biological Sciences (Human Health)
  • Biological Sciences (Microbiology)
  • Bioprocessing
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry with a European Language
  • Chemistry with a Year in Australia
  • Chemistry with a Year in Europe
  • Chemistry with a Year in North America
  • Chemistry with Biochemistry
  • Chemistry with Computational Chemistry
  • Chemistry with Forensic Science
  • Chemistry with Industrial Experience
  • Chemistry with Management
  • Chemistry with Materials
  • Chemistry with Nanotechnology
  • Chemistry with Pharmaceutical
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Computational Physics
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence)
  • Computer Science (Games Programming)
  • Energy Science and Technology
  • Facilities Management - Dubai Study Only, MSc Diploma Certificate
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Food and Beverage Science
  • Food Science and Nutrition
  • Food Science Technology and Management
  • Food Science, Safety and Health
  • Food Science, Safety and Health by Distance Learning
  • Geoscience of Subsurface Exploration Appraisal and Development
  • Graduate Certificate in the Mathematical Sciences
  • Marine Biodiversity and Biotechnology
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Mathematical Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics with Computer Science
  • Mathematics with French
  • Mathematics with German
  • Mathematics with Physics
  • Mathematics with Spanish
  • Mathematics with Statistics
  • MRes in Social Sciences
  • Nanoscience
  • Physics
  • Physics with Environmental Science
  • Psychology (Forensic Science)

Urban Planning

  • Marine Spatial Planning,
  • MBA with Specialism in Strategic Planning
  • MRes Degrees in Urban Studies Research, Housing Research, Planning
  • Planning and Property Development
  • Real Estate & Planning
  • Strategic Planning
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Urban and Regional Planning


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