- Total Students 3321
- Total Programs 313
- Qs World270
- Established year1966
- Institution TypeUniversity
- +44 131 449 5111
- Campus The Avenue, Edinburgh EH14 4AS
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‚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‚ 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.