a career in environmental management, probably in the water industry. After completing my BSc, I helped to organise a major diving expedition to South America, which won a national award presented by the Duke of Edinburgh.
"I returned to Heriot-Watt to research the use of seaweeds in environmental assessment for my PhD. This research combined with the applied first degree helped me get a job involved with the implementation of EU water policy in Northern Ireland."
The University offers as its normal entry routes:
There is nevertheless considerable flexibility, depending on the level of qualifications, for entrants with A-levels to opt to enter at Level 1 and for Scottish students to enter at Level 2. Direct entry into Level 3 is also possible for students who already have certain HE qualifications.
|Status*||Scotland / EU**||England / Northern Ireland / Wales||International|
|Fee||Paid by SAAS||£9,000||£16,420|
* Your residency 'status' is usually defined as the country where you have been ordinarily resident for the 3 years before the start of your programme. Find out more about tuition fees.
** European Union countries, not including England, Northern Ireland or Wales.