Heriot-Watt University Dubai


Heriot Watt University Dubai



Heriot-Watt University is the first British university to set up a campus in Dubai in 2005. Heriot-Watt University Dubai (HWUD) offers British education of the highest standard, an international study environment, and an extensive range of degree programmes.

As a globally connected university with campuses in Scotland, Dubai and Malaysia, the learning outcomes and teaching standards remain the same wherever a Heriot-Watt student is located.

The KHDA Higher Education Classification (in partnership with QS) has awarded five-star rating three years in a row in 2019, 2020 and 2021.

The Dubai campus further enhances the student experience with a digitally enabled learning environment supporting the delivery of a diverse portfolio of programmes including:

- Data Science
- Computing and AI
- Business
- Accounting and Finance
- Psychology
- Architecture and Design
- Construction and Engineering and much more.

Housing a dedicated student hub, a central Student Services Centre, enhanced library, and social learning spaces, a wide range of digitally enhanced classrooms, seminar rooms, studios, and laboratories the campus also houses a state-of-the-art robotarium as part of its mechanical engineering laboratory.

Scholarship value

up to 50%

Scholarship Details

A merit-based scholarship of the first year net tuition fee offered by to students and staff from GEMS Schools Network.
Award will be equally divided among the total years of study.
Other scholarships available.
Eligibility criteria apply.

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Award Type

Competitive award

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