Our Work

Heriot-Watt University’s Water Academy is a centre of expertise in Global Water Management research. It brings together leading experts who collaborate to stimulate pioneering and practical solutions to the challenges created by increasing pressure on the world’s water resources.

We work with partners in academia, industry and communities to address challenges arising in the water environment. Our work is focused on three main areas whereby we strive to:

We believe that by fostering excellence in all of our endeavors - in research, teaching and in our engagement with partners we can create positive, practical solutions and promote behaviors that make a meaningful contribution to advancing the field of water research and water management practices