Heriot-Watt University Scholarship

Heriot-Watt University Scholarship

Each year, hundreds of students enhance their educational experience through a variety of Heriot-Watt and externally funded Scholarships, including opportunities funded by the University’s generous Alumni community, based all over the globe.

The University supports scholarship provision with:

  • £10m to support fees Scholarships (including £3m for rest of UK (RUK) students).
  • £1.5m to support maintenance (living cost) bursaries for RUK students.
  • £7.5m to support Scholarships and Bursary payments to home/EU/overseas students.

New scholarships for 2017/18

If you plan to study in Scotland from 2017/18, you may be eligible for one of our 72 new Heriot-Watt scholarships. Successful Scholars will benefit from a fee reduction in one of three categories:

  • Heriot-Watt Distinction Scholarships – 100% reduction (for overseas applicants only)
  • Heriot-Watt Excellence Scholarships – 50% reduction (for overseas applicants only)
  • Heriot-Watt Merit Scholarships – 25% reduction (for overseas applicants), £2,000 reduction (for Home/EU/Rest of UK applicants)

The new Undergraduate scholarships are open to overseas applicants and the new Postgraduate taught scholarships are open to all applicants.


Heriot-Watt University Scholarship

Heriot-Watt University appreciates the investment students will make towards their education and, to help ease this financial burden, is in a position to offer the scholarships listed below to those applicants and Dubai Campus students who qualify.

Scholarships and discounts

Early Application Discount
Full Advance Fee Payment Discount
Corporate Companies Discount
Alumni Scholarship
PhD Scholarships
Family Scholarship
International Students Scholarship
Merit Scholarship
Edinburgh Business School MBA Scholarship Scheme
Terms and conditions for all scholarships/discounts above