#36 Overall Ranking in UKGuardian University Guide 2022
Established in 1821 and the UK’s 8th oldest university, Heriot-Watt University is the world's first mechanics institution. It is divided into 6 schools:-
- Infrastructure and Society
- Engineering and Physical Sciences
- Social Sciences
- Mathematical and Computer Sciences
- Textiles and Design
Due to the great performance and international focus on it's education quality, Heriot-Watt has won an award from the Scottish Council of Development and Industry. Also, Times Higher Education named Heriot-Watt as "International University of the Year" in 2018.
Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
- Health & Life
Information Systems Management
The university has five campuses located in:-
- The Scottish Borders
If students wish to study abroad for a period of time, they are granted with inter-campus transfers or transfer through the Erasmus program. They would still be able to receive the same education quality while experiencing different cultures in different countries.
University Subjects Ranking
- #10 Civil Engineering
- #11 Economics
- #14 Building and town and country planning
- #15 Electronic & electrical Engineering
- #16 Chemical Engineering
- #16 Accounting & finance
- #25 Mathematics
- #25 Chemistry
- #27 Physics
- #37 Mechanical Engineering
- #38 Fashion & textiles
- #38 Computer science & information systems
- #39 Modern languages & linguistics
- #56 Business, management & marketing
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