Heriot-Watt University
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6.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"There's a huge choice of pubs, clubs and restaurants to suit all tastes. It is the capital city, however, so it is by no means cheap."
Quality of facilities
7.2 / 10
Night life
7.8 / 10
Student union
6.8 / 10
How diverse is your university
7.9 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.4 / 10
Structure of courses
7.1 / 10
Preparation for a job
6.1 / 10

What students say about...

Location of university

"Campus is great with many renovations and building work with accommodation going..."

Night life

"There are buses regularly that take you into Edinburgh so there is always loads to..."

Clubs and social environment

"There are loads of sports clubs."

Diverse backgrounds

"It's a very international university. Many professors are foreigners too so you don't..."

Careers services

"Careers services are good but the waiting time for pop-in appointments is ridiculous...."


"The course structure and the variety of activities available as well as the support..."


"Students are not allowed to stay at university halls after their first year. There..."

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