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Heriot Watt University

Accredited By
Other, AACSB
Established Date
Total Students
Rs. 1755000 - Rs. 2179000 ( Annually)
Fees Range

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Heriot Watt University is situated at Edinburgh Campus, Edinburgh EH14 4AS, United Kingdom in Edinburgh.

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Courses Offered

Bachelor of Business Administration
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Business Administration-B.B.A.
  • Management - BBA / MBA / Diploma
  • Rs. 1755000 (Annually)
BSc in Computer Science (Software Engineering)
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 2069000 (Annually)
BSc in Biological Sciences (Microbiology)
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
  • Rs. 2069000 (Annually)
BEng (Hons) in Architectural Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Engineering-B.E.
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 1755000 (Annually)
BEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Engineering-B.E.
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 2058000 (Annually)
Industrial Engineering (Electrical and Electronic) MEng
  • 5 Years
  • Bachelor of Engineering-B.E.
  • Engineering
  • Rs. 1791000 (Annually)
BSc in Information Systems
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Information Technology - BCA / MCA / Computers
  • Rs. 2069000 (Annually)

Heriot Watt University - HWU

University have 3 campus locations in the United Kingdom - each one offering a unique study environment and a vibrant campus community. Whether you study at the inspiring islands of Orkney, the textiles hub of Galashiels or the bustling city of Edinburgh - you'll be sure to benefit from an outstanding student experience. A history dating back to 1821, Heriot-Watt University has established a reputation for world-class teaching and practical, leading-edge research, which has made us one of the top UK universities for business and industry. university are a vibrant, forward-looking university, well known for the quality of our degrees with employers actively seeking out university graduates. Heriot-Watt is also Scotland's most international university with an unsurpassed international in-country presence. they deliver degree programmes to 31,000 students globally, have campuses in Dubai and Malaysia and boast the largest international student cohort in Scotland. they are committed to continuous improvement and development in all activity. they focus is on responding to the changing needs of business, industry and society and finding solutions to the global challenges of the 21st century. Building on established expertise in key, specialist areas, our aim is to produce the next generation of leaders and thinkers who make a difference in the world. They are already leading the way in areas as varied as energy, the environment and climate change, risk and modelling, infrastructure and transport, and the interface between life and physical sciences.

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Why join Heriot Watt University




11 Type Courses Available

  • 7 UG Courses
  • 4 PG Courses


  • The Queen's Award for Enterprise, International Trade
  • Heriot-Watt has won a Gold Award for its collection of Postgraduate Prospectuses at the annual Heist Awards for Education Marketing.

Heriot Watt University Placements

Industrial and commercial placements There are many opportunities for you to gain experience in working with industry as part of your undergraduate or postgraduate degree studies. Chemistry  The placement for Chemistry with Forensic Science is in an accredited analytical lab of a large company or organisation involved with monitoring and/or enforcing legal standards of compliance for their own or other people's operations. The placement for Chemistry with Industrial Experience normally involves molecular synthesis and/or the development of new applications. Chemical Engineering A Diploma in Industrial Training (DIT) is available as an option with all Chemical Engineering degree courses. Students have typically taken on very responsible roles and occasionally have opportunities to travel abroad. Recent placements have been with Conoco, Glaxo SmithKline, Nexpress, Shell, BP, Ineos and Avecia. Opportunities for placements abroad, either taught or industrial, can be pursued. Electrical Engineering An exciting aspect of our MEng degree courses is that students work in industry for six months, integrated into a current company project that provides excellent real-life training to complement the work done in the University. Indeed, many students are offered jobs at their placement company while others find it to be a very attractive entry in their CV. In the past, we have sent students to UK and overseas organisations, as well as to local Scottish companies. Mechanical Engineering Students wishing to obtain the Diploma in Industrial Training (DIT) linked to their degree will be assisted to find suitable placements, possibly abroad. The 10-month placement takes place before the final year of their course and is monitored by Mechanical Engineering staff. Physics All MPhys degree courses will be offered 'with Industrial Experience'. Students will spend a year between fourth and fifth year undertaking a research programme in one of a selection of companies throughout the UK or abroad (subject to Senate approval).


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Heriot Watt University

Over 9,700 staff and students are based on University campus, which is set in 380 acres of parkland and offers a unique environment for studying and socialising. It's perfect for unwinding and excellent for activities: They have some of the best purpose-built sports facilities in the region, as well as an active Student Union and lots of student clubs and societies.

University have about 2,000 residential self-catering accommodation places available, 300 of which are in our brand new student residences development, so you can fully enjoy your student life on campus.

You'll also find you're well supported here. They have a range of services to help you make the best of your time at university and advice and support if you encounter any problems.

Student Services are on hand to support your learning through a wide range of provision including accommodation, computing, healthcare, sport, welfare and careers. University support complements the services and facilities offered through the Students' Association.

  • Library
  • Computer facilities
  • Sport
  • Transport & parking
  • Childcare
  • Healthcare
  • Spiritual wellbeing
  • Bank
  • Student shop
  • Archive and museum
  • Jogging
  • Walking

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