Our project activities help us to move forward equality and diversity activity across the University Community. We also publish a range of information because of our legal requirements and to keep you updated.

British Sign Language version of equality initiatives


REF2021 Equality, Diveristy and Inclusion

Find out all about our REF2021 preparations including;

  • the REF2021 Code of Practice
  • individual circumstance disclosure form
  • research independence form

Black Dog Campaign

Heriot-Watt University supports the SANE Black Dog Campaign, supporting positive mental health through a range of engagement and involvement activities.

BSL Local Plan

Find out about our BSL Local Plan 2018-24.

Diversity Month

October is Diversity Month. Find out all about what's happening and how you can get involved.

Gender Equality

We take forward a range of activities to further gender equality across the University and beyond. Many of our activities are progressing through our commitment to Athena SWAN.


We're developing Respect@hw. It's all about working together to make sure we're a University where we have positive work and study environments.