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Heriot-Watt University
#36 Overall Ranking in UK
Guardian University Guide 2022

Heriot-Watt University

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:-

  • Energy
  • Geo-science
  • 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.


  • Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Software Engineering
  • Mathematics
    Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
  • Health & Life
    Computer Science
    Artificial Intelligence
    Cyber Security
    Data Science
    Games Programming
    Software Engineering
    Computer Systems
    Interaction Design
    Internet Systems
    Information Systems Management

The university has five campuses located in:-

  • Edinburgh
  • The Scottish Borders
  • Orkney
  • Dubai
  • Malaysia

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.

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University Subjects Ranking

Guardian University Ranking 2022
  • #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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