Course catalogue for visiting students
As a visiting student, you can choose a combination of courses from across any of our six academic Schools.
For detailed information on the courses that are available, contact Donna Gall, International Recruitment Officer, or view the course lists for each academic School:
School of the Built Environment
The School of the Built Environment's academic disciplines are: Architectural Engineering, Civil and Structural Engineering, Construction Management and Surveying, and Urban Studies.
School of Engineering & Physical Sciences
The School of Engineering & Physical Sciences' academic disciplines are: Chemical Engineering, Electrical Electronic & Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Physics.
School of Life Sciences
The School of Life Sciences' academic disciplines are: Applied Psychology, and Biology (including Brewing and Distilling, and Food Science).
School of Management & Languages
The School of Management & Languages' academic disciplines are: Accountancy and Finance, Economics, Languages and Intercultural Studies, and Business Management.
If you are applying to join the Languages (Translation & Interpreting) Programme then the School of Management & Languages has additional exchange student programme guidance for you (including information about studying languages at Heriot-Watt, the courses available, and how to register for the new academic year).
School of Mathematical & Computer Sciences
The School of Mathematical & Computer Sciences' academic disciplines are: Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics, Computer Science, and Mathematics.
- Actuarial Mathematics & Statistics courses
- Computer Science courses
- Mathematics courses:
School of Textiles & Design
The School of Textiles & Design's academic disciplines are: Design for Textiles (Fashion, Interior, Art), Fashion Technology, Interior Design, Fashion (including Menswear, Womenswear, Communication, and Marketing and Retailing).