Heriot-Watt University

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Our global locations

Each of our campuses offers a unique learning environment close to the exciting and vibrant cities of Edinburgh, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur.

Top 50

We are ranked in the top 50 of universities in the world for international outlook.

THE World University Rankings 2018


Heriot-Watt is one of the world's leading universities for pioneering research informed by the needs of business and industry.

Top 10

We are ranked in the top 10 universities in the UK and 1st in Scotland for research impact.

Research Excellence Framework 2014

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Top 30

We are ranked in the top 30 of UK universities.

The Complete University Guide 2018