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Heriot-Watt University has a 200-year history, and over that time has cultivated an outstanding reputation for its quality of teaching and research.
Despite being one of the oldest learning institutions in the UK, it offers a contemporary, research-driven approach to learning that ensures students are always benefiting from the very latest in global knowledge.
The university is primarily based in Edinburgh, although courses are also available at the Borders campus, the Orkneys campus and online. There are also international campuses in Dubai and Malaysia.
Heriot-Watt offers a vibrant student environment, with modern facilities and extensive support giving students the best chance of success. All courses are tailored towards either future employability or the enhancement of global society.
The campuses are well placed for an enriching student life, whether enjoying the wonderful culture of Edinburgh or the breath-taking scenery and outdoors activities of the Orkney Islands.
And there is plenty to do within the university too, including events run by the SU alongside a wealth of clubs and societies, helping postgraduate students to feel included in such a welcoming student community.
Heriot-Watt University is an excellent choice for postgraduate study. It offers a comprehensive program of both taught and research qualifications, contemporary resources and facilities, and excellent support.
The university is renowned for the quality of its research, and postgraduate students have the opportunity to join in with that work, or through taught degrees to incorporate the latest cutting-edge breakthroughs into their work.
A selection of study options are available, including full-time, part-time and online courses.