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Heriot-Watt University

       Ranked 48 out of 425

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    48 / 425
  • Full Time Students
  • Guardian Ranking
  • Students in work/study
  • Undergraduate to Postgraduate UG to PG Ratio
    56 : 44
  • UK to InternationalForeign Ratio
    75 : 25

University Summary

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 us one of the top UK universities for business and industry.

We’re a vibrant, forward-looking university, well known for the quality of our degrees with employers actively seeking out our graduates.

Heriot-Watt is also Scotland’s international university with an unsurpassed international in-country presence. We deliver degree programmes to 11,800 students in 150 countries around the world. As well as our Edinburgh , Galashiels and Orkney campuses,  we have a campus in Dubai, a new Malaysia Campus opening in September 2014 and boast the largest international student cohort in Scotland.

Heriot-Watt University specialises in subjects across science, technology, engineering, business and design, with a particular focus on developing solutions to critical global issues, such as climate change and energy.

Heriot-Watt University is ranked in the top 3% of universities worldwide.


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University Location

University Address: Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, EH14 4AS

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