Edinburgh campus lake

Edinburgh campus

Set in 380 acres of beautiful parkland, opt to study at our Edinburgh Campus and you'll find a wide variety of programmes and specialist facilities designed to help you reach your full potential.

Street performers at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

A festival city

Edinburgh is a really lively city with plenty to see and do. It's a great city for cultural events with something happening every day of the week.

Whether it's music, film, theatre, comedy or the arts, you're bound to find plenty going on of interest.

Home to the Edinburgh International Festival and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the city is a focal point for art, culture, comedy and drama. From medieval lanes to modern architecture, museums to nightlife, there is plenty to do when you choose to study at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh.

A group of students playing netball at the Oriam

Work and play

Exceptional teaching facilities and our close links with industry make our Heriot-Watt Edinburgh Campus a fulfilling and stimulating study environment. Our new GRID facility is designed to be a space where students can learn, tackle and immerse their curiosity and intellectual passions, while our £7m purpose-built Postgraduate Centre is a hub for advanced learning and research.

Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh is home to Scotland's new £33m national Sports Performance Centre, Oriam. With access to these fantastic facilities, as well as, a wide range of clubs and societies, you will be sure to find people to share your interests with.

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Heriot-Watt University
Lochside Walk
City of Edinburgh
EH14 4AS
United Kingdom

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