Heriot-Watt University is a public research university located in Edinburgh and was established in the year 1821. The university invited applications for the fall semester. The applicants for UG programs can apply online through UCAS portal
|Application Portal||UCAS Portal (UG)|
University Website (PG)
|Mode of Payment||Online Payment System|
|Intake Seasons||Fall and Spring|
|English Language Proficiency||Required (For International Students)|
|Financial Aid||Grants, loans, work-study, and Scholarships|
|Types of Programs||UG/PG/PhD|
The full-time academic sessions at Heriot-Watt University begins in fall and spring semesters. International students are advised to apply well in advance to ensure hassle-free admission process.
|UG||Jan 15 (guaranteed consideration)|
Rolling till start date of the program (no guarantee)
|PG||30 June (international applicants)|
|PhD||30 June (international applicants)|
Admission Requirements at Heriot-Watt University need the International students to demonstrate English proficiency by submitting any one of the following scores:
|Test Name||Minimum Score (Foundation Courses )*||Minimum Score (UG)||Minimum Score (PG)|
* Applicants to the UK foundation courses can only submit an IELTS score as evidence of English proficiency, other test results are not considered.
Applicants who fail to achieve the minimum cut-off are eligible to apply for academic English programs to prepare them with the language and study skills needed for academic study.
The university offers various undergraduate study areas. The admission requirements and process for international applicants are mentioned below:
Where to apply: UCAS Portal
Application Fees: 18 GBP
The university offers degrees like M.Sc, M.A, and Ph.D. at the graduate level. The postgraduate courses at the Edinburg campus have similar admission requirements. Applicants are required to fulfill country-specific requirements. The details of the requirements and process are mentioned below:
Where to apply: University Online Application
As stated by the institute, the selection of candidates is based on the entrances requirements of individual programs. Academic record, Work experience/volunteer experience/reference letters, and Test results are considered while reviewing applications. It is advisable for applicants to fill out their applications with the utmost scrutiny and well within the application deadlines. Admission decisions are released as and when the applications are reviewed, post submission.