- Support: This is the primary function of the Project Support Office (PSO). The PSO provides support and guidance to colleagues on all aspects of programme and project management.
- Heriot-Watt Project Management Methodology: The PSO continually develop improves the Heriot-Watt Project Management Methodology and the supporting toolkits and guidance for managing programmes and projects.
- Project Management Capability: This includes facilitating training and development opportunities for colleagues with a view to building project management capability and understanding across the University.
- Project Management Community: The PSO encourages collaboration and partnership across the Schools and Professional Services to share knowledge, experience and best practice.