Based in Stromness, our Orkney Campus is home to the International Centre for Island Technology (ICIT), which is part of Heriot-Watt's prestigious Institute of Petroleum Engineering.
ICIT is located in the Old Academy in the town of Stromness in the Orkney Islands off the north coast of Scotland. Stromness hosts a wide range of shops, a post office, banks, cafes and hotels. There is a swimming pool with fitness suite. Kirkwall, which is about 16 miles from Stromness, has a large sports complex and cinema.