School of Economics

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

The School of Economics homepage for equality, diversity and inclusion.

The School of Economics, as part of the University of Edinburgh, is fully committed to promoting and maintaining equality and diversity among staff and students. We believe in treating all fairly, regardless of race, gender, disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation and age.

Our school recognizes the importance of creating a community that values and celebrates diversity in all its forms. We are dedicated to promoting a culture of respect, inclusivity, and equity, where everyone feels valued, supported, and able to reach their full potential. Whether you are a student, faculty member, or staff member, we are committed to creating an environment that is welcoming, safe, and supportive for all members of our community. Together, we can work towards building a brighter future that embraces and celebrates diversity and inclusiveness. 

Our Values

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The School of Economics EDI priorities and values.

Our Work

What we do to promote quality, diversity and inclusion.

Widening Participation

Unleashing potential, creating opportunities: widening participation at the School of Economics

Disabilities & Special Educational Needs

The Schools disability support and special educational needs measures for staff and students.

Resources for Students & Staff

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Additional EDI resources for students and staff including training material, key policies and other useful links.