A first or second class honours degree in a suitable subject with a numerate background. Equivalent overseas qualifications will also be considered. Applicants for whom English is not their first language and who do not already hold a degree in which the teaching was in English must satisfy the university minimum requirements for competence in English - IELTS at 6.5 or equivalent.
Months of entry
Sustainability Engineering concerns responsible use of the world's finite natural resources in a way that does not compromise the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. This requires Engineers to make the best use of energy, materials, and technologies, to mitigate any associated environmental impacts, and to fully embrace concepts such as life cycle analysis, disassembly and recycling within the design process.
Information for international students
Heriot Watt can provide summer courses in English as a foreign language and further information is available from the EPS Graduate School office.
Fees and funding
A full fees bursary is available for eligible full-time students who are UK/EU nationals.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||37|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||13|
Course contact details
- Barbara Kerr
- +44 (0)131 451 3023
- +44 (0)131 451 3136