Why choose Heriot-Watt?
Heriot-Watt University enjoys an established reputation for world-class teaching and practical, leading-edge research.
A truly international university with five global campuses, partners in 150 countries and 30,000 students studying worldwide.
Our first Malaysian student graduated from our Edinburgh campus in 1967. In 2013, we opened our first Malaysian campus.
We offer a range of scholarships to extend opportunities to everyone with the ability and ambition to benefit from a Heriot-Watt University degree.
Find out about the support we can offer you to help you make the best of your time as a student.
Study at our Malaysia campus
We offer a range of programmes at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level.
£35 million was invested in our Malaysia campus, which is the first 'green campus' in the country.
Our Foundation Programme offers tailored pathways, in Science or Business, to our undergraduate degree programmes.
Our career-focused degrees include business, finance, built environment and engineering specialisms.
Our professionally relevant Masters are designed to meet the demands and economic drivers of the world today.
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We are ranked in the top 30 of UK universities.The Complete University Guide 2018
Find out what is coming up at the Malaysia Campus.
We were founded in 1821 as the world's first mechanics institute. In 1966 we were granted University status by Royal Charter.
Our Malaysia campus, located at Putrajaya, 25km south of Kuala Lumpur, is situated in a stunning lakeside location of 4.8 acres.