Why choose Heriot-Watt?

Heriot-Watt University enjoys an established reputation for world-class teaching and practical, leading-edge research.

1821

We were founded in 1821 as the world's first mechanics institute. In 1966 we were granted University status by Royal Charter.

Study at our Dubai Campus

We offer a range of programmes at degree entry, undergraduate and postgraduate level.

30,000

A truly international university with five global campuses, partners in 150 countries and 30,000 students studying worldwide.

Latest news

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Top 30

We are ranked in the top 30 of UK universities.

The Complete University Guide 2018

Upcoming events

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£94m

Our Dubai Campus delivers benefits worth £94 million (AED 520.0 million) to the local economy

Report produced by BiGGAR Economics (2014/15)

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