All applicants who are made an offer of a place at Heriot-Watt University are invited to attend an Applicant Visit Day. Join us on Campus for an Applicant Visit Day to learn more about the University, have a look around the facilities, meet staff who teach on your degree programme and find out more information about your subject area, as well as have all your questions answered. Look at our FAQs and tips for your trip to Edinburgh and the Campus.
Please click on your subject in the list below to book a ticket for your chosen afternoon session for you and your guests. Please note that you can only book into ONE subject specific afternoon session. If you wish to discuss another subject area then please email us at

Time Activity
9.30am – 10.30am Prior to the morning session commencing at 10.30am there will be an opportunity to speak to staff on information stands in the lounge area of the James Watt Conference Centre, covering areas such as Sport, Careers, Student Finance, Student Support, and Accommodation.
10.30am-12 noon Welcome from the Principal followed by General Information Presentations in the James Watt Centre. The presentations will cover Student Life, Student Support and Accommodation.
12 noon–2.30pm (approx) Lunch will be provided, followed by a visit to your academic school. Subject specific information will be provided during this time.
2.30pm-5pm All afternoon there will be optional Campus Tours and Accommodation Tours departing from the James Watt Centre. The tours will depart every 5 minutes. Accommodation Tours (approx. 30 minutes) provide an opportunity for you to visit all three types of accommodation. Campus Tours (approx. 1 hour) provide an opportunity to view the Campus, Sports facilities, Students Union and Library.