200th Anniversary

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Heriot-Watt University is celebrating the 200th anniversary of its founding roots in Scotland in 1821, which created the world's first mechanics institute in the heart of Edinburgh.

Join us for a programme of events and debates.


New campus

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Our new state-of-the-art campus in Knowledge Park is set to open its doors to students in April 2021.

The campus will include a dedicated student hub, a central student services centre, enhanced library, social learning spaces and more.

Latest news

All the latest exciting news from the Heriot-Watt Dubai campus.

We are ranked 35th of UK universities.

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