We are a vibrant, forward-looking university offering a high quality learning experience and a welcoming and friendly environment. With an international reputation for innovative education, enterprise and leading edge but practical research, we are one of the leading UK universities for business and industry. We educate the technologists, professionals and thinkers of tomorrow and our graduates are highly sought after by employers.
We think you'll find student life at Heriot-Watt stimulating, interesting and full of new opportunities, whether you study at our Edinburgh, Galashiels, Orkney or Dubai campus.
Our campuses offer a great student experience. You'll meet others who share your interests and people from all over the world, discover new sports and activities, and make lifelong friends. And we'll support you all the way, through a range of services and facilities that will help you make the best of your time as a student.
To see the facilities available at each of our Campuses, visit the links below:
There are over 1,600 residential places available on our Edinburgh Campus, all within easy reach of your lectures, sports facilities and the Students' Union.
Scottish Borders Campus
There are around 200 self-catered rooms and flats on the Scottish Borders Campus, and the University also leases flats off-campus and in the town centre.
The student accommodation on our Dubai Campus is set in lush, green surroundings, situated close to shops and local amenities.
There are no halls of residence or University leased flats at the Orkney Campus, but we can help you find private accommodation locally.
Heriot-Watt offers a great student experience from the quality of our degrees and learning opportunities, to our campus environments, range of facilities and social scene.
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