Heriot-Watt University
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6.4
6.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Students are not allowed to stay at university halls after their first year. There is only one gym without a pool and the registration fee is rather high for students."
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's a big choice and a variety of different clubs to go to every night of the..."

Clubs and social environment

"There's a wide variety of clubs and the social benefits are endless."

Diverse backgrounds

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

Careers services

"I spoke to them to learn about preparing for interviews."

Pros

"Lecturers are very helpful and I like that we're able to stay in accommodation on..."

Cons

"More effort could be made to broaden the spectrum of units and classes available..."


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