Undergraduate study

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Become a top choice for employers

We offer a highly distinctive range of degree programmes in our specialist areas of science, engineering, design, business and languages. We connect with industry at every level and develop programmes to match their needs – so employers get work-ready industry-fit graduates.

The average starting salary of a Heriot-Watt graduate is £23,285, which is in the top 15 in the UK. Our rankings demonstrate our reputation for world-class teaching and research – in the REF 2014 survey of all UK universities, 82% of our research was found to be world-class.

Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure & Society

Engineering and Physical Sciences

Life Sciences

Management and Languages

Mathematical and Computer Sciences

Textiles and Design