Our project activities help us to move forward equality and diversity activity across the University Community. We also publish a range of information because of our legal requirements and to keep you updated.

REF2021 Equality, Diveristy and Inclusion

Find out all about our REF2021 preparations including;

  • the REF2021 Code of Practice
  • individual circumstance disclosure form
  • research independence form

Black Dog Campaign

Heriot-Watt University supports the SANE Black Dog Campaign, supporting positive mental health through a range of engagement and involvement activities.

BSL Local Plan

Find out about our BSL Local Plan 2018-24.

Diversity Month

October is Diversity Month. Find out all about what's happening and how you can get involved.

Gender Equality

We take forward a range of activities to further gender equality across the University and beyond. Many of our activities are progressing through our commitment to Athena SWAN.


We're developing Respect@hw. It's all about working together to make sure we're a University where we have positive work and study environments.