Heriot-Watt University is located near Edinburgh, Scotland and has campuses in Orkney, Edinburgh, the Scottish Borders, and Dubai. The International Centre for Island Technology is located at the Orkney Campus while the School of Textiles and Design and the School of Management and Languages lie within the Scottish Borders campus.
Heriot-Watt University offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes of study in a wide range of subjects. The college also offers courses through distance learning, short courses and flexible learning programmes. Students who want research positions for a PhD are invited to submit proposals.
Heriot -Watt University offers a wide range of courses that include different subjects on topics such as Accountancy and Finance; Mathematics and Statistics; Architectural, Electrical, Chemical, Mechanical and Civil Engineering; Computer Science; Business and Economics; Languages; Life Sciences; Textiles and Design; and Urban Studies.
The facilities at Heriot–Watt University include bright studios, workshops, and laboratories. A well-stocked library, access to computers and the latest technological equipment for engineering courses also exist. There are also facilities for students with disabilities. For recreation, students can go shopping or visit art galleries, theatres, pubs, and nightclubs at the nearby Scottish city of Edinburgh.
The school offers scholarships and bursaries to deserving students. The college has rooms for accommodation that have to be applied for in advance. For more details, log on to the Heriot–Watt University website at http://www.hw.ac.uk.
Heriot-Watt University, EH14 4AS, Edinburgh
Tel: 01314 495111,
Nether Road, TD1 3HF, Galashiels
Tel: 01896 753351,