Our online programmes are running as normal during the COVID-19 pandemic except for some changes to exams and assessments.
Why choose Heriot-Watt?
A pioneer of online learning to professionals for over 20 years, we offer a wide range of specialist programmes.
We are ranked in the top 10 universities in the UK and 1st in Scotland for research impact.Research Excellence Framework 2014
Why Heriot-Watt OnlineA pioneer of online learning to professionals for over 20 years, we offer a wide range of specialist programmes.
How online learning worksFind out more about the Virtual Learning Environment and the support available to online students.
Fees and fundingFind out more about the financial support available, the cost of fees and payment methods.
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As a Heriot-Watt Online student you’re able to work at your own pace and choose when and where you study.
There are over 8,000 students from 135 countries studying our online programmes.