Shaping future together
Heriot-Watt’s heritage dates back to 1821 since when a community of scholars has been developing transformational solutions to specific global problems. HW are specialists in engineering, business and science and leaders in innovative global education for a future world. With 5 campuses across the world, the HW community remains globally connected.
Currently, the university is ranked 302nd worldwide (QS World University Rankings 2018/19) and 35th in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2020). Heriot-Watt is also top 10 in the UK and 1st in Scotland for research impact (REF 2014).