Semester Exchange - Heriot-Watt University

Semester Exchange - Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University is a research-led and predominantly technological university based in the city of Edinburg, the United Kingdom. With a history dating back to 1821, Heriot-Watt University has established a reputation for world-class teaching and practical, leading-edge research, which has made it one of the top UK universities for business and industry. This university is recognized internationally as a centre for high calibre research in science, engineering and business. It also has been rated as a leading research institution by the RAE, the national review body, and are now in the top 35 universities in the UK for research. Heriot-Watt University is Scotland's most international university with an unsurpassed international in-country presence.

Heriot-Watt University delivers wide range of degree programs to 31,000 students globally, have campuses in Dubai and Malaysia and boast the largest international student cohort in Scotland. It a vibrant, forward-looking university, well known for the quality of degrees with employers actively seeking out graduates.

Country: United Kingdom, Europe
Program Dates: Semester 1: September - December, Semester 2: February - May
Type of program: Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: English
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website Heriot-Watt University

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must:

  • Have a nomination from Macquarie University to study abroad.
  • Postgraduate students need to have bachelors degree in a relevant subject; 2nd class or above.
  • Students who are not native English speakers need to provide proficiency in English.

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Expression of Interest form EOI online

Important notes:

Application Fee: No fee

Payment Options: No fee

Logistics Fees: No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas.  

Program Costs: You remain enrolled and will continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to the host university. However, you must also be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider may include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students could vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

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Summary
Heriot-Watt University is a research-led and predominantly technological university based in the city of Edinburg, the United Kingdom. It a vibrant, forward-looking university, well known for the quality of degrees with employers actively seeking out graduates.

Area of study
Business; Engineering and IT; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
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Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate,Actual studies, Sciences, Business managemnet, Brewing and Distilling, Engineering, Exchange, Herio-Watt, United Kingdom

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500 minimum

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
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Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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