Heriot Watt University
Heriot Watt University

Heriot Watt University


Last Updated: 2019-11-27 07:45:58
Type of Institution
Comprehensive university
Areas of Program
Engineering Science & Technology, Computer & Information Technology, Mathematics & Natural Sciences, Finance & Economics
Year of Establishment
Heriot Watt University Scottish campuses(Main Campus)
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Heriot-Watt University is valued for its pioneering research, informed by the global needs of business and industry. With a rich heritage stretching back to 1821, we are a truly global university bringing together scholars who are leaders in ideas and solutions delivering innovation, educational excellence and ground-breaking research.

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

With our roots in Scotland, our ambition and reach are truly international. We are a global university with around 29,000 students, five campuses and over 100 learning partners around the world. We are one of Scotland’s most international universities; around a third of Heriot-Watt students in Edinburgh are from outside the UK.

Our campuses are based in some of the world’s most inspiring locations in the UK, Dubai and Malaysia. Each offers superb facilities, safe surroundings and an international welcome. We have built connected and integrated learning environments close to the vibrant cities of Edinburgh, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur.


Ranked 1st in Scotland for graduate salaries 6 months after graduation.
Ranked 314th in the world, 38th in UK and 7th in Scotland- QS World's University Rankings 2020
Ranked in the top universities worldwide for 12 subjects: Linguistics; Computer Science and more


Library/Resource Centre
Lecture Theatre
Multi-purpose Hall
Computer for Student
Sports Facility
Recreation Facility
Student Hostel
Student Car Park
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School Bus Service
Psychology Counseling & Guidance
Career Counseling & Guidance
Internship Placement Service
Further Study Placement Service
Job Placement Service


1st in Scotland for Chemistry and Engineering-Mechanical - Guardian University Guide 2020
2nd in Scotland for Building and Town & Country Planning -Guardian University Guide 2020
Second in Scotland for Mechanical Engineering, and 7th in the UK.


工程科技类 Engineering Science & Technology

MEng/BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering

MEng/BEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering

MEng/BEng Mechanical Engineering

财经类 Finance & Economics

BSc (Hons) Financial Mathematics

MA (Hons) Accountancy and Finance

MA (Hons) Economics /Economics and Accountancy/ Economics and Business Management/Economics and Finance /Economics and Marketing

数理类 Mathematics & Natural Sciences

BSc (Hons) Actuarial Science

BSc (Hons) Statistical Data Science

Physics BSc (Hons) / MPhys

电脑与资讯科技类 Computer & Information Technology

BSc (Hons) Computer Science


Heriot Watt University Scottish campuses

EH14 4AS Edinburgh, United Kingdom