Heriot-Watt University | Profile and 2018 Ranking
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Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
(4.1) 814 reviews

Uni rankings and ratings

WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2018 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
88 / 126
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2018
29th

Key Stats

Student stats
Source: HESA, 2017 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

95 % FULL-TIME
5% PART-TIME
84 % SCHOOL-LEAVERS
16% MATURE STUDENTS
69 % UNDERGRADUATE
31% POSTGRADUATE

Graduate prospects
Source: DLHE, 2017

% IN JOB OR FURTHER STUDY

Student numbers
Source: HESA, 2017 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

TOTAL UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

7,080
Is there the option to study abroad at this uni?
Yes

Reviews

Luke

Heriot-Watt University
Chemical Engineering BEng (Hons)
OVERALL UNIVERSITY RATING

Been very enjoyable, much better than...

Thomas

Heriot-Watt University
Engineering BEng (Hons)
OVERALL UNIVERSITY RATING

Good but courses already done back...

Where you'll study

Heriot-Watt University

Riccarton Edinburgh Edinburgh, City Of EH14 4AS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Curriehill  0.4 miles away

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Cost of living

Cost of a pint
This is the average cost of a pint in Edinburgh.
Source: Hotcourses 2017

Cost of pint half
£3.80
£3.00

Accommodation costs
This is the average annual cost for a full time student at this uni.
Source: Hotcourses 2017

£6,800

Living costs
This is the average annual cost of living for a student studying in the town where this uni is based.
Source: Hotcourses 2017

£11,466

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