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Our Bicentennial: celebrating a pioneering heritage
Heriot-Watt is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the UK and in 2021 we celebrate our 200th anniversary.
1821 1854 1989 1998
Edinburgh School of Arts, the world’s  rst Mechanics Institute, founded by Leonard Horner and Robert Bryson in Niddry Street.
Formation of the Watt Club – The UK’s oldest higher education institution alumni association.
The International Centre for Island Technology at the Orkney Campus opens in Stromness.
Merger with the Scottish College of Textiles to create the Scottish Borders Campus.

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