1 September 2019.


Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

(Partially Funded)


Heriot-Watt University Dubai Campus scholarships and discounts: Community Engagement Scholarship.

Heriot-Watt University appreciates the investment students will make towards their education and -to help ease this financial burden- is in a position to offer a scholarship open to applicants for any of the foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

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A Scholarship of up to 30% of the tuition fee for up to 30 students will be offered to students who have excelled in any community engagement activities at the national/international level.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Architectural Engineering
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering

  • Civil Engineering and Structural Engineering

  • Computer Science

  • Computer Systems

  • Electrical, Electronic Engineering

  • Data Science

  • Energy

  • Engineering and Physical Sciences

  • Fashion

  • Information Technology

  • Interior Architecture and Design

  • Interior Design

  • Mathematical and Computer Sciences

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Network Security

  • Petroleum Engineering

  • Psychology

  • Renewable Energy Engineering

  • Software Engineering

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

The scholarship offered is guaranteed and will be spread equally over the duration of the degree.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Students must apply for scholarships using the scholarship request form and must attach all required supporting documents as mentioned in the scholarship form by 1 September 2019
  • The scholarship offered is guaranteed and will be spread equally over the duration of the degree
  • Students who are awarded this scholarship are expected to engage in their chosen community engagement activity at the University’s events, and are expected to contribute to the University’s marketing efforts. This may include, but not be limited to writing blogs about their University experience, providing support at recruitment/PR events etc.

Terms and conditions:

  1. Students cannot apply for and receive more than one type of scholarship award. Students however can qualify for more than one discount.
  2. Unless otherwise stated, scholarships mentioned above do not apply to students studying the MBA or any other programme from the Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University.
  3. Additional forms and supporting documents may be required to decide on a scholarship/discount request and must be in English (certified translated documents must be provided if the documents are not in English)
  4. Scholarships cannot be exchanged for cash or be transferred
  5. There is a set budget for scholarships every year and the University reserves the right to withdraw, amend or discontinue any scholarship/discount from time to time.
  6. The University reserves the right to cancel any award of scholarship/discount if a student is found in breach of any guidelines set by the University or has falsified any information.
  7. The decisions made by the University are final and there are no provisions or processes for appeal.
  8. All scholarships and discounts apply to study option at Heriot-Watt University Dubai only and cannot be transferred to other campuses.
  9. Other terms and conditions may apply.
  • Students from outside the UAE will need to apply for a Student Residence Visa.
  • The University requires all students on our University Student Residence Visa to have medical insurance for the duration of their study.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Discounts up to 30% of the tuition fee

Application fee*

  • You will be asked to pay an application processing fee of AED 300 for each application form you submit. We cannot process your application without this fee.

* Not applicable to the MBA Programme applications.

You can find all the payment options and bank details on our Dubai Campus tuition fees page.

Please noteAll fees exclude any VAT that is applicable / may become applicable in the future.

How to Apply

First Step: Apply to University

You must create an account to use the online application form 

Second Step: Attach all required supporting documents and pay application processing fee of AED 300 to submit

Third Step: Apply to scholarship

Download the application form and fill it From HERE, fill it and submit it to:

Admissions Office
Heriot-Watt University Dubai Campus
Tel: +971 4 4358700

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This Scholarship Published by:
Esraa Mohammed Hashem / Egypt

Reviewed by “ Nada Ahmed / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team