You'll find a really friendly, welcoming community at Heriot-Watt. It's easy to get to know people and it's very convenient: all our amenities are within easy reach on our Edinburgh Campus.
Over 8,200 staff and students are based on our campus, which is set in 380 acres of parkland and offers a unique environment for studying and socialising. It's perfect for unwinding and excellent for activities: we have some of the best purpose-built sports facilities in the region, as well as an active Student Union and lots of student clubs and societies.
We have about 1,600 residential self-catering accommodation places available, 300 of which are in our brand new student residences development, so you can fully enjoy your student life on campus.
You'll also find you're well supported here. We have a range of services to help you make the best of your time at university and advice and support if you encounter any problems.