With a heritage stretching back to 1821, Heriot-Watt University is the eighth oldest university in the UK and the world's first Mechanical Engineering college. The main campus is located in Edinburgh, Scotland, while the other two UK campuses are in the Scottish Borders and Orkney. The two international campuses are located in Malaysia and Dubai respectively.
Our taught programmes and research are informed by the needs of business and industry. We actively facilitate collaborations and partnerships, building strategic alliances and promoting knowledge transfer. The programmes are designed to ensure that students receive a relevant, career-orientated education.
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia's campus is based in the modern garden-city of Putrajaya which is just a 30-minute car ride away from Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur. Putrajaya is a growing, dynamic city and its proximity allows easy access to the extensive cultural, leisure and retail amenities of the buzzing metropolis.