Student accommodation

Heriot-Watt University, Dubai's new campus in Knowledge Park

Dubai is one of the most vibrant, forward-looking cities in the world, and our accommodation offerings will allow you to experience life here to its fullest.

Our accommodation options cater to every individual. Whether it’s a stylish hotel, a self-contained community or a more classic student residence, students will be able to live and study in both safety and comfort.

Depending on your choice, amenities include fully-equipped kitchens, restaurants and cafes, WiFi and a housekeeping service, as well as numerous facilities to enjoy such as fitness centres, swimming pools and recreational rooms.

How to apply for student accommodation

Students can contact providers directly for more information and to register.

Provider Student Information The Myriad Dubai Yugo KSK Homes ESAW Holiday Homes
Contact detail 800 697 423 /
+971 52 145 7971
800 864 6378 /
+971 50 409 0494
+971 58 106 3468 +971 52 154 3767 /
+971 52 534 6280
Studio Room 5400 5500 N/A N/A
Single Room 4750 4400 3999 N/A
Sharing Room 3200 3300 2999 2150
Distance from Knowledge Park 40km 38.2km 42km 16.3km
Transportation to campus Yes Yes Yes Yes

Hotel apartments

Provider Mercure Dubai
Contact detail +971 4 381 8908
1 Bedroom (serviced apartment) 5000*
2 Bedroom (serviced apartment) 3750**
Distance from Knowledge Park 6km
Transportation to campus Yes

*Price per person, per month. Based on 2 sharing a 1 bedroom

**Price per person, per month. Based on 4 sharing a 2 bedroom

Key Information

  • Prices are indicative only, may vary depending on duration, room type and other factors.
  • Students must inform the accommodation providers that they are Heriot-Watt University Dubai students in order to avail these prices - proof may be required.​
  • You will need to have the correct number of people to share with to avail the prices above for hotel/apartments.
  • Hotel/Apartment may be able to assist you in finding roommates – please ask them if they can help connect you.
  • All students will have to start their tenancy on the same date.

For further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact the Dubai Student Services Centre at or call on +971 4 571 7000

Key information

Dubai Student Service Centre

+971 4 571 7000