Edinburgh - postgraduate open week

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Our postgraduate virtual open week takes place from Monday 23 to Friday 27 November, at 4.30pm till 7.30pm daily.

While you are unable to visit our campuses in person, our virtual open week is the ideal and safe way for you to find out all you need to know about PG study at Heriot-Watt. Attendees are invited to join a series of webinars about subject areas, the admissions process, careers support, accommodation and student-led Q&A sessions. 

How it works

Once you have registered using the form below, you will be invited to download our event app, which has an array of useful information, including bite-sized lectures, video presentations, welcome talks and advice from support services – everything you need to help with your decision-making.

Subject area webinars

Subjects are grouped by day as follows:

Monday 23 November Edinburgh Business School subjects
Welcome talk - Edinburgh Business, School of Social Sciences 16:00-16:30
Psychology 16:30-17:15
Languages and Intercultural Studies 16:30-17:15
Business 17:15-18:00
Logistics 17:15-18:00
Marketing 18:00-18:45
Economics 18:00-18:45
Accounting and Finance 18:45-19:30
Tuesday 24 November Construction, Earth Sciences, Urban Design, Engineering, Real Estate, Marine Environment and Climate Change
Building, Planning and Urban Design 17:00-17:30
Admissions 17:30-18:00
Marine, Environment and Climate Change 18:00-18:30
Construction Management and Surveying 18:00-18:30
Petroleum Engineering 18:30-19:00
Civil/Safety/Water Engineering 18:30-19:00
Wednesday 25 November Actuarial Science, Computer Science, Mathematics 
Mathematics 16:00-17:00
Careers Service 16:30-17:00
Accommodation 17:00-17:30
Computer Science 17:00-18:00
Admissions 17:30-18:00
Actuarial Science 18:00-19:00
Student panel 18:30-19:00
Thursday 26 November Brewing and Distilling, Robotics, Energy and Renewables, Mechanical Engineering
Global Sustainability Engineering 16:00-17:00
Brewing and Distilling 16:00-17:00
Energy 17:00-18:00
Renewable Energy Engineering 17:00-18:00
Robotics 18:00-19:00
Friday 27 November Fashion, Textiles and Design
Design Management 10:30-11:30
Accommodation 16:00-16:30
Fashion and Textiles Design 16:30-17:30
Digital Design and Innovation 16:30-17:30
Careers 17:30-18:00
Interior Architecture and Design 17:30-18:30
Student panel 18:00-18:30
Fashion and Textiles Management 18:30-19:30

In the meantime, you can find out more on our postgraduate study webpages

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