Information for staff

Graduate Attributes

Information about the University of Edinburgh's Graduate Attribute Framework

What are Graduate Attributes?

Different words related to Graduate Attributes, e.g. Skills and Mindset
Graduate Attributes can be misunderstood - this pages summarises what they are and are not.

The University of Edinburgh’s Graduate Attributes

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Information about the mindsets and skills that make up the Graduate Attributes Framework

How do Graduate Attributes apply to me?

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The University of Edinburgh has created the Graduates Attributes Framework to help staff and students understand what skills, abilities and mindsets students have opportunity to develop while completing their degree.