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.
Heriot-Watt is also Scotland’s most international university with an unsurpassed international in-country presence. They deliver degree programmes to 31,000 students globally, have campuses in Dubai and Malaysia and boast the largest international student cohort in Scotland.
They are committed to continuous improvement and development in all of their activity. Their focus is on responding to the changing needs of business, industry and society and finding solutions to the global challenges of the 21st century.
Building on established expertise in key, specialist areas, their aim is to produce the next generation of leaders and thinkers who make a difference in the world.
They are already leading the way in areas as varied as energy, the environment and climate change, risk and modelling, infrastructure and transport, and the interface between life and physical sciences.