A leading technological and business university, renowned for innovation in science, engineering, business and design.
Heriot-Watt University’s strength as a leading technological and business university, renowned for innovation in science, engineering, business and design defines its presence on the international stage in areas of key world importance and value for society.
It has established a reputation for world class teaching and world renowned, practical, leading edge research. 50% of Heriot-Watt’s research was rated as world leading or internationally excellent in the Research Assessment Exercise. With leading links to industry and recognised for the quality of its degrees, 94% of its graduates are in work or further study within six months of graduation.
Heriot-Watt has an established profile as an international university: a third of students studying at its Scottish campuses come from outside the UK and a further 17,800 students are studying for Heriot-Watt degrees in over 140 other countries worldwide, including at its Dubai and Malaysia campuses.
Heriot-Watt students have a highly rated student experience, with high quality teaching and learning, established links to potential employers, modern facilities and excellent support services.