• Year of estabishment

    1821
  • Staff

    1,737(Approx)
  • Acceptance Critieria

    Profile Dependent
  • Accomodation

    Yes

Heriot-Watt University

Edinburgh, UK

  • College Address

    Edinburgh Campus, Riccarton, Currie EH14 4AS, United Kingdom.

  • College Website

    http://www.hw.ac.uk/

  • College contact

    +44 131 449 5111

Type

Public

Scholarship

Yes

No.of students

31000 (Approx)

Intake

Sep/Oct


Heriot-Watt University, UK

Overview

Heriot-Watt University, UK Is Located In Scotland. Being Situated In Edinburgh, It Has Specialized In Research As Well As Business Studies. It Is A World Renowned Educational Platform Which Brings Innovation, Research And Art All Together At One Place To Form A Whole New World For The Heriot Students. Since 1821, The University Is A Pioneer In Providing The Highest Quality Of Education, Services And Explorative Opportunities.

However, Heriot-Watt University, UK, In The Current Period Is Amongst The Leading Universities That Offer Strong Industrial And Business Structure. Further, It Develops An Array Of Students That Can Implement Mind, Strength And Talent Equally Whenever Required.

Moreover, There Are More Than 30,000 Students Associated With Heriot University, The UK By Online Distance Learning Prospects Or Via Campus Full-time Courses.

 

Campuses

Across The World, There Are Five Wide Campuses Fully Equipped. The 5 Different Locations Are Covered By Heriot-Watt University, UK And They Are Listed Below-

1.      Orkney

2.      Edinburgh

3.      Scottish Borders

4.      Malaysia

5.      Dubai

Altogether There Are 53 ALPs I.e. Approved Learning Partners And Several Educational Collaborative Associates In Distinct 150 Countries. Proudly, Heriot-watt Cherishes A Versatile Number Of Students In Scottish Campus I.e. Around 9000 Students In Total. 4000 Students Are Acquiring Education In Dubai Campus And 1200 In Malaysia Campus.

 Departments

There Are Two Widely Divided Departments Under Which Postgraduate, Graduate, Undergraduate And Diploma Certificate Courses Are Offered To Its Students. Therefore, Heriot-Watt University, UK Is Specialized In Engineering, Design, Business, Social, Physical And Life Sciences. A; Subjects Are Designed In Such A Manner That They Cover World Affairs, Social Activities And Innovative Impact.

Innovation And Research- discovery, Innovation And Its Application Are The Main Focus Of The Heriot-Watt University, UK Faculty. They Help To Transform Students Mind Towards Economy As Well As Social Backgrounds.

Business- Enterprise Value Is Taught To Evaluate Under This Department. There Are Graduate, Undergraduate And Post-graduate Courses Offered In Business Studies.  All Type Of Industrial Problems And Economy Values Are Covered Under The Specified Courses Of Business Studies.

 

Teaching Standards

At Heriot-Watt University, UK You Get The Multiple Exposures And Global Research Opportunities. The Teaching Standards At Heriot-Watt University, UK Are Outstanding And Extremely Superlative In Nature. Excellence In Teaching, Experience And Research Abilities Makes This University Quite Different From Other Educational Institutions In Scotland.

However, They Are Ranked Amongst The 4% Top Niche Universities Of The World And It Also Bagged 20th Position Amongst The Top Ranked Universities In The UK.  Thus, In Scotland, Heriot-Watt University, UK Is Awarded 1st Position According To The Survey Of 2014.

 

Courses

Heriot-Watt University, UK Offers Several Full Time, Part Time And Short Term Courses According To The Needs Of The Students Around The World. Some Popular Current Courses Which Are Open For Enrollment At The Online Sources Are-

1.      MA- Honors Is Accountancy And Business Law

2.      BA/MA- Honors In Accountancy And Finance

3.      MA- Honors Is Accountancy And Finance

4.      PhD- Accounting

5.      Actuarial Science- BSc Honors

6.      Actuarial Management, MSc/certificate/diploma

Student Facilities

Currently, Students Can Have Access To A Beautiful Edinburgh Campus Accommodation. The Support Services, Food Facilities, Societies And Clubs Are Provided For The Betterment And Stress-free Life Of Students. The Accommodation Is Located Close To Teaching Buildings, Catering Venues, Sports Facilities And Student Union.

In Edinburgh Campus, Around 2000 Residential Regions Are Available For Students In Multiple Price Range And Area. You Can Also Access Self-catered Rooms Or Studio Flats Are Per The Requirements.

Some Accommodation Features Listed For Brief Understanding-

·         Individual Bedroom With Study Corner

·         En-suite Bathrooms In Maximum Number Of Rooms

·         Broadband Facility

·         Communal Lounge

·         Laundry Facilities

Thus, In Hostel Accommodation, Every Hall Has One Supervisor Known As Warden And It Is Ready To Help Around The Working Hours. Although, Security Is Provided To The Students On Campus But They Are Also Active In Rotations Around The Clock In The Hostel Or Accommodation Campus Regions.

 

Scholarships

The Scholarship Is A Type Of Program Offered By The College For Those Students Who Are Determined, Have Exceptional Intelligence And Need Finance For Fees. This Is A Support System Initiated By The Heriot-Watt University, UK Management.

For Scholarship Program Test And Application You Can Visit The Edinburgh Campus Online Scholarship Portal Or The Other Campuses Website For An Application. So, If You Are Willing To Apply For The Scholarship Program Or In Need For Fee Discounts, Then Visit The Official Website Of The Heriot-Watt University, UK And Send An Online Application. You Can Also Contact The Administration Of The Desired Campus You Want To Obtain Course From And Sit For The Entrance Test. The Scholarship Is Awarded To Fresher Or To Those Who Have Obtained Highest Percentage In The Entrance Exam.

 

Notable Alumni

Notable Alumni Have Engrossed And Enhanced The Prestigious Value Of Heriot-Watt University, UK. Alumni Recorded Since Decades Are Categorized According To The Departments In Which They Excelled-

Business

·         Robert Buchan- He Is A British/Canadian Businessman Who Is The Founder Of Kinross Gold Corporation.

·         Roger Jenkins- He Is The British Financier And Former Chief Executive Of Barclay’s Private Equity.

Politics

·         Sarah Boyack MSP- The Former Minister For Transport Of Scotland

·         Fiona Hyslop- She Is The Cabinet Secretary For Culture And External Affairs Under Scottish Government.

Sports

·         Jock Clear- He Is The Formula, One Engineer

·         Michael Jamieson- The British Swimmer And Won The Silver Medal In Olympic

Arts

·         Gred Wise- He Is The British Actor As Well As Producer

·         Joanne Yeah- Became A Malaysian Violinist And Later Joined University Putra In Malaysia As A Music Lecturer

Academia And Science

·         Iain Baikie- He Is The Physicist Winner Of Swan Medal And Won Several Prizes

James Masmyth- He Invented Steam Hammer.