The University is monitoring the spread of COVID-19

We are acting on the latest official health and travel advice relevant to each campus in the UK, Dubai and Malaysia.

We are taking action to protect the health and wellbeing of students, staff and their families. We are also mindful of the impact on the surrounding community, on-campus partners and external stakeholders.
Heriot-Watt is currently undertaking significant planning and action to counter the impact of any disruption arising from the outbreak in each location.
If you have any further questions, contact our dedicated call centre which is open from 9am until 5pm (UK Time) Monday to Friday on (+44) 0131 451 8899.
Please be assured that we are doing everything we can to mitigate the impact of the ongoing situation with COVID-19 and student safety and welfare are our first priority. We shall continue to monitor the situation and will keep all prospect and current students updated on developments. We remain confident that by working together and remaining true to our values, the Heriot-Watt community to which we all belong will be a cohesive team.

It is important in this stressful period we continue to support each other, our families and friends.
Some useful links are below:
Heriot-Watt University’s updates on Coronavirus
The University's latest updates on the developing COVID-19 situation can be found on the Heriot-Watt website.

Online learning students
Further information on how this situation may affect online students can be found on the student portal.

Examination dates
In response to national and international guidelines for COVID-19, all postgraduate examinations in April, May and June have been deferred and will now take place in August. Full details of this can be found on our COVID-19: Updates on Exams page.

Some answers to frequently asked questions about Coronavirus can be found here.