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Dr Gabriela Medero (2nd row, left) with Ciência sem Fronteiras students at Heriot-Watt University

Ciência sem Fronteiras na Heriot-Watt University, Edimburgo, Escócia, Reino Unido

Broaden your horizons with a Ciência sem Fronteiras - Reino Unido scholarship and study in Scotland at Heriot-Watt University

5 Razões para estudar na Heriot-Watt University:

  1. Curso: 1º lugar na Escócia de acordo com NSS 2014 e 1º lugar no Reino Unido de acordo com Guardian 2015. Laboratórios com infraestrutura avançada e professores com vasta experiência e desenvolvendo pesquisa de ponta.
  2. Cidade de Edimburgo: votada consecutivamente como “cidade favorita do Reino Unido” e “melhor qualidade de vida”, UNESCO World Heritage Site, replata de eventos culturais (como o Festival de Edimburgo e Fringe).
  3. Campus da Universidade: acesso à acomodação no próprio campus. Além de um ambiente privilegiado com bosque e lago.
  4. Convivência e contato com estudantes de diversos países do mundo e oportunidade de melhorar o seu inglês com os cursos oferecidos pelo departamento de línguas.
  5. Fácil acesso a outras cidades do Reino Unido e Europa e com aeroporto internacional localizado a 8km da universidade.

The location

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We are based in a beautiful green campus, just outside Scotland's stunning historical capital city Edinburgh. You can have a look around with our virtual campus tours. Everything you need is provided at the campus with a range of shops, cafes and bars as well as accommodation (which is provided as part of the scholarship).

Heriot Watt also benefits from excellent transport links to the rest of the UK, Europe and beyond.

Edinburgh itself is one of Europe's most beautiful cities with a thriving student community, a world famous festival and a diverse range of shops, restaurants, theatres and music venues. Find out more about this inspiring capital.

What can you study?

We have a range of degree subjects that you can choose to study as part of the Science Without Borders scheme. At the School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society we have a range of options for you to apply for including our civil and structural engineering programmes which have just been voted the number 1 in the UK in the Guardian League Table 2015.

We also offer you an unique opportunity to graduate after one year with a degree from Heriot-Watt University.

There is also the chance to improve your English language skills with specialist courses designed to help you make the most of your studies with us.

  • View our undergraduate degree programmes
  • View our postgraduate research opportunities

We have state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and internationally renowned academic staff who teach on our courses.

How to apply

To find out how to apply for the Ciência sem Fronteiras - Reino Unido scholarship please visit the website for more information. If you have any questions about studying at Heriot-Watt University you can contact our International Recruitment team on +44 (0)131 451 3707 or email: enquiry.int@hw.ac.uk

Interview with Dr Gabriela Medero

In this video Dr Gabriela Medero talks about the Ciência sem Fronteiras - Reino Unido scholarship and reasons to study at Heriot-Watt University.

Student profiles 2013-14

Dr Gabriela Medero interviews Ciência sem Fronteiras - Reino Unido students Daniel (UERJ), Yasmin (USP), Manuel (IME-RJ), Max (UnB) and Gabriela (IMT) about their experiences studying at Heriot-Watt in 2013-14. (Please note these videos are in Brazilian Portuguese).

More student profiles

For more student profiles visit our YouTube channel