Our UK campuses

Our campuses in Edinburgh, Scottish Borders and Orkney each offer bespoke facilities and a distinctive learning environment.

Top 50

We are ranked 47th out of 308 institutions in THE's Golden Age University Rankings

Times Higher Education (THE) Golden Age University Rankings 2020

Research

Heriot-Watt is valued for its pioneering research informed by the global needs of business and industry.

86.8%

86.8% of our research is ranked world-leading and internationally excellent.

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Latest news

All the latest exciting news from across the Heriot-Watt University global community.

Top 5

We are rated 270th in the world, 33rd in UK and 5th in Scotland

QS World University Rankings 2022