Foundation programmes

Foundation programmes are available at Edinburgh College and at our campuses in Dubai and Malaysia. Successful completion would allow you to continue to a Heriot-Watt Degree programme.

Pre-arrival online course

This short online course aims to help you to understand important aspects of academic communication in English at Heriot-Watt University.

UK campus students

Students coming to our UK campuses can prepare to successfully study in English through our English for University Study and Pre-sessional English programmes. There are also Academic Skills workshops to enhance your ongoing academic performance.

Malaysia Campus students

Students coming to our Malaysia Campus can avail of our Pre-sessional English programme to help you meet the English entry requirements for our foundation, undergraduate or postgraduate courses.