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Textiles and Design

We are one of the leading Universities working in the field of textiles and design and possess some of the best teaching and research facilities in Europe.

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Be FutureMade in Textiles and Design

We make a significant contribution to the textile and design sectors through our cutting-edge, internationally recognised research and we have pioneered a number of initiatives including chromic materials, fibre optic weaving, nanotechnology and medical textiles.

You'll have access to our unrivalled specialist facilities including state-of-the-art production equipment and the largest knitting, weaving and print studios in Europe, as well as fully equipped clothing workshops, spacious studios with individual workspaces, and technical laboratories.

Textiles and Design

Postgraduate Textiles and Design programmes


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Why Heriot-Watt?

Scottish Borders Campus facilities

The campus is built around an historic mill and recently received a multi-million-pound refurbishment to create an inspiring learning environment with computer suites, specialised workshops and spacious studios.

Heriot-Watt Student Union

There's more to university life than simply getting your degree, and Heriot-Watt University Student Union is all about helping you to have the best possible experience while you study here.

Your career

Employers around the world actively seek out our graduates because they are work-ready. All our degrees are career-focused and relevant to the needs of industry. Around 95% of our students are in employment or further study within six months of graduating.

Clubs and activities

At Heriot-Watt we have an extensive programme of over 90 sports clubs and societies to get involved in. You can try as many as you like or start one of your own!

Health and wellbeing

Student Wellbeing Services aim to provide a range of support, guidance, activities and advice to help students to be their best, and get the most from their university experience. From counselling to coaching we'll sure you are fully supported.

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