Search and apply for courses at universities, colleges and schools in Australia, the UK, the USA and Canada - StudyLink

« Australia: New hospitality degree at NMIT | Main | Counsellor of the Month - Nobuko Kikuchi »

UK: Heriot-Watt nominated for top international student support

Heriot-Watt University has been shortlisted for two Times Higher Education Supplement Awards, including Outstanding Support to International Students. This award is based on independent student survey results. The second award nomination is for Business Initiative of the Year, for its spinout company Nandi Proteins.

The winners of all the THES awards will be announced in London on November 29th.

With three campuses in Scotland, plus a new campus in Dubai, Heriot-Watt is one of the UK’s oldest higher education institutions. It is often referred to as Scotland’s international university, with a third of its on campus students coming from outside the UK, and over 90 countries represented there.

The main campus is located about 40 minutes from the cosmopolitan city of Edinburgh, and has recently supported the first International Scottish Students Festival at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange. Liam Burns, Heriot-Watt University Students Association President, says; “we have concentrated on improving international student involvement (in social activities) for two years now and we are clearly seeing the fruits of our work.”

Heriot-Watt University is also known for its ground-breaking and practical research. Specialist research areas include science, engineering, business management, language, and textile design. The nomination for Business Initiative of the Year shows its ability to turn research work into a commercial enterprise.

Nandi Proteins Limited was created from university research in 2001, and is now at the forefront of making fat replacement products by improving the functional properties of common proteins. The development of the technology is still mainly made through a team of post-doctorate researchers based at the university.

To find out more about the wide range of courses available at Heriot-Watt University, contact one of our student counsellors.


Bookmark and Share

Comments

Hi i'm Atif Shaikh, i'm a student University Of Karachi, i'm interest going to UK

i have completed my BCS (Bachelor of Computer Science)and i am looking for university for my master Degree in UK.

Hi i m sanaullah Khan from the backward area of Pakistan. i have a keen interest in education and i want to complete my master and i am looking a University for my master degree, but here is requested in your honour that i belong to a more poor family and not afford the heavy feeses. Please help me in this matter and please must be email to me. thanks

Hi! Happy new year!
I'm Ariunaa. I'm lawyer in bachelor. I'm a secretary in private company. I want to study in UK for master. Please, Help me.

Regards,
Ariunaa

Hi
Hello Iam punya ghimire .I have passed master degree in education.
Now I am working in Education sector since 18 years. I want post graduate scholarship HOW ?I live in Nepal.

haey this is samia from Pakistan.

i want to get admission in Europe for my higher studies in computer science. m doing my masters in computer science from ariculture university rawalpindi pakistan. right beside the liaqat bagh where the murder of Our Political Leader Bynazir took place. Now the atmosphere and the surrounding of our city is very dangerous. other parties are spreading panic to public. in that atmosphere i cnt study here even any where in pakistan. i want to shift my credit hours any where in Europe. I belongs from poor famliy. my parents cant afford me to study abroad.
kindly help me in this regard .
i would be thank full to you.
thanking you

samia ameer

hi,
i am Millicent Anima Adu,i am a Secretary and from Ghana in the West Africa.

i want to learn my degree in secretariaship in the United State of America please help me Achieve my Aim.

thank you

233-246-155069

this is durrani from afghanistan,i want to do my higher studies in uk there for i am interest to go for studies.

hey i'm frm pakistan i've been visited uk lots of time so i wanna study over dare in london city can u tell me da best institude of the bussniess administration course n tell me every thing abut course such as how long gonna b n fee evry thing n wats da easyest prosidure 2 get the visa

hai!iam siva from india iam doing my engg and iam like to study MBAin uk and also with part time job i want know about how much money iam spent for this and details about university and job.

Hello to all,
am Piyush(BCOM Graduate from the University of Pune,India)interested in UK for INT MKT course for SEPT 08 Intake, so do you know any good university(from teaching & employability point of view)???. I will be glad & thankful to you on getting precise & clear answer. Have a nice day.
Piyush

Hi,
I m Belal from Bangladesh. i m a student of Law in Northern University Bangladesh. LL.B(Hon's)
i want to go UK to acquir a Bar-at-Law deegree. pls sugest me.


01818-518269
[email protected]

A Challenging Position that will utilize acquired expertise


I my name is janki r panchal.I am a nurse.I am working in apollo hospital in C.B.C.C(U.S.A) department.full name is (comprihansiv blood cancer center)in radiation department.please reply.I am waiting for your answer..please give me a one chans.Thank u sir.

hello!i m ketul from india, i like to study MBA in uk. and also with part time job i want know about how much money i am spent for this study and details about university and job.i stop study secound years bcom around 2004 i like to start study in higher education course, Please help me?

i am advocate high court herein city lahore province Punjab country Pakistan want to study and travel across the world.

Guid Me.

Thanks

Munawar Almas

i m from india i m studying in london i want to shift to australia

dear sir iam a current student of Fsc(pre-medical)i want to study in japan for my better future so can you guide me how can i study in japan free

hi i am uzma i am doing my bsc and scholarship fpr it.can you help me? THANK YOU

for any inquiries on UK education plz call raju 9246164265

The comments to this entry are closed.

Bookmark and Share


Subscribe Now

Get your monthly Student Adventures update for free!

Directories

Study in the UK
Study in Australia
Study in US
Study in Europe
Study in Netherlands
MBA Courses

StudyLink Discussion Forums

Sponsored Links

Higher Education Blog Directory