Alumni Services

Careers networking

Careers advice and support is also provided by members of our alumni community at events, online or through our networks and groups.


The University hosts events worldwide throughout the year providing alumni with opportunities to network with fellow graduates. These events range from careers focused workshops and seminars organised in partnership with the Careers Service, to guest lectures and alumni receptions.

The full events programme is in our news and events section.

Alumni news and events

Clubs and networks

We have alumni clubs and networks in the UK and across the world. By joining you will be able to renew friendships, strengthen ties with the University and network, both socially and professionally.

Edinburgh Alumni LinkedIn group

You can also network online by joining the University of Edinburgh Alumni LinkedIn group.

The group has over 13,000 members and enables you to connect with fellow alumni, join discussions and keep up to date with industry trends and employment opportunities.

Join the University of Edinburgh Alumni LinkedIn group

LinkedIn is a public social media website therefore the University of Edinburgh is not responsible for any content posted to or discussed on the website. All registered users must follow the terms and agreements on the LinkedIn site.

Platform One

You can find friendly people on Platform One, ready and willing to help you, to answer your questions and share their experiences with you.

Join Platform One