API invites you to study abroad in Edinburgh, Scotland at Heriot-Watt University. Heriot-Watt has been selected as "Scottish University of the Year" by the Sunday Times on multiple occasions, and has earned a strong academic reputation both within the U.K. and globally. Heriot-Watt specializes in a variety of science and engineering subjects, but is also recognized as a leader in subjects such as brewing and distilling, business, fashion, design, and textiles.
Enroll in classes alongside students from Scotland and across the world, earn valuable academic credit toward your degree, and experience life in spectacular Edinburgh, with its stunning architecture and its vibrant cultural scene of live music, performing arts, festivals and sporting activities!
Pre Departure Services
Orientation Materials and Resources
Access to International Phone Plans
API Alumni Network
On Site Services
Medical and Life Insurance
Social and Cultural Activities
Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
Historic Scotland Tourism Card
Re-Entry Materials and Support
Alumni Network and API Ambassador Program
- 3.0 G.P.A.
- Open to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors
- Completed API Application
- University Approval Form
- Official transcript
- Copy of passport
- Entry requirements: valid passport with supporting documents