UK postgraduate evening Thursday 27 February
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Each of our campuses offers a unique learning environment close to the exciting and vibrant cities of Edinburgh, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur.
We are ranked in the top 60 of Golden Age Universities in the world.THE Golden Age University Rankings 2018
Our Scottish campuses in Edinburgh, Scottish Borders and Orkney each offer inspiring surroundings and a multi-cultural environment.
The first UK campus of its kind in one of the world's most exciting cities. Our impressive purpose-built campus offers a modern, vibrant learning environment.
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We are ranked in the top 10 universities in the UK and 1st in Scotland for research impact.Research Excellence Framework 2014
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All the latest exciting news and events from across the Heriot-Watt University global community.
We are ranked top in Scotland and 17th in the UK for graduate salaries six months after graduation.The Times / The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019
Relegating ‘no connection’ travel frustrations to the history books
An antenna has been developed which, it is believed, will end the frustrations of billions of passengers who lose internet connectivity on journeys globally.
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Young Entrepreneur Masterclass
On 12 February 2020, the Young Entrepreneur Masterclass was organised by the Edinburgh Business School, School of Social Sciences.
Groundbreaking research into homeless and destitute people earns national honour
Research group earns renowned award for groundbreaking work on extreme disadvantage.
Industrial action planned this week
Heriot-Watt University has been notified by University and College Union (UCU) of a further 14-days of strike action starting this week.
Theirworld and Edinburgh Business School launch MBA scholarships in Lebanon targeting refugee and marginalised communities
Edinburgh Business School and the educational charity Theirworld have teamed up to offer full scholarships for refugees & Lebanese nationals residing in Lebanon