Frequently Asked Questions
Most asked questions related to the university
Can I get a scholarship at Heriot-Watt University if I am applying for an undergraduate course?
Applicants may be eligible to apply for an undergraduate scholarship after being accepted into the university. We recommend visiting Heriot-Watt’s official website for more information.
Can I change courses at Heriot-Watt University?
Students are allowed to change their course in the first three weeks of the semester given that the course they wish to pursue is available and they fulfill all its prerequisites.
Is Heriot-Watt University good in athletics?
Yes. The Sports Union at Heriot-Watt University is responsible for over 30 sports clubs!
Does Heriot-Watt University have distance learning programs?
Yes. Heriot-Watt University offers distance learning programs to students from around the world through 53 approved learning partners.
Will I find a job at the end of my program?
Heriot-Watt is firmly focused on delivering a first-class educational experience that equips students for a successful career ahead. The degrees are niche-focused and relevant to the needs of business and industry, which is why employers actively seek out Heriot-Watt graduates.