HERIOT-WATT UNIVERSITY - [HW], EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

Edinburgh, ScotlandLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1821Established Year
  9158Enrollment

Heriot-Watt University Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

Heriot-Watt University is public university situated in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom. It has been ranked as International University of the Year by The Times and Sunday Times and 1 in Scotland for research impact.

Highlights

University TypePublic
Campus SettingSuburban
Establishment Year1966
Endowment£8.9 million
International feeUndergraduate fee - £ 27,830 Postgraduate fee - £ 27,790
Mode of ProgramFull time, distance and online
Graduate job rate80%

Programs, Campus and Residence

  • Heriot-Watt University has been divided into five campuses that are further divided into six schools.
  • The Economics, Business, Civil Engineering, Mathematics and Oceanology programs of the university have been acknowledged worldwide.
  • Each campus has almost 2000 rooms and provides guaranteed accommodation to graduate and international students.

Heriot-Watt University Admissions

Candidates can refer to the official website of the University for Details regarding specific courses.

Application Process

  • Application:

UG applications- Apply through the Universities and Colleges Admission (UCAS).

PG applications- Apply through University’s online application system

  • Application deadline:

UG Courses: January 15th, for Medicine –October 15th

PG Courses: Varies as per programs

  • General requirements: Official academic transcripts, official degree completion certificate, Letter of Recommendations
  • Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, personal statement, essay, and research proposal (for research programs).
  • English Proficiency Test: The acceptable English test scores are given below:
English TestMinimum scores required
IELTS Academic6.0
iBT TOEFL80
PTE50-57
HWU EnglishGrade c
Cambridge English Advance and Proficiency169 overall

Heriot-Watt University Cost of Attendance

ExpensesEstimated cost in pounds
Undergraduate Fee£ 16,489
Postgraduate Fee£ 16,449
Campus accommodation£ 6,726
Average cost of living£ 11,341

Heriot-Watt University Scholarships and Financial Aid

International Meritorious students receive many scholarships and financial aids, some of scholarships have been listed below:-

  • Undergraduate Merit Award -£1,500 - £3,000 in the first year of study
  • Postgraduate Merit Award -£3,000 in the first year of study
Find a Program

Arts & Social Studies 28 Programs

Business, Finance, Economics, Management & Statistics 42 Programs

Architecture, Building & Planning 2 Programs

2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$34,855 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
5 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$18,127 - 22,927 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing 1 Program

5 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$18,000 - 22,927 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Heriot-Watt University Overview

Student Population9158
Average Cost of Attendance$22,927 / Year

Attendance Cost

$22,927

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$22,927 / Year
Post Graduate Program$19,094 / Year
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