Alumni Services

Careers & lifelong learning

From careers advice to continued professional development, online journal access and lifelong learning.

Careers advice

Careers advice
Connect.ed is a secure and confidential online service that enables alumni to give careers advice to students and fellow alumni.

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 Careers Service

Careers Service
All recent graduates have full access to the Careers Service. For older graduates the Service offers ongoing practical advice and information.

Launch.ed: Support for Graduate Entrepreneurs

Useful links
If you’re an alumnus and have graduated from the University of Edinburgh or Edinburgh College of Art in the last 2 years, you’re eligible to receive free support and advice from the Launch.ed Team.

Executive education

Executive education
Access the latest business knowledge through open courses at the Business School and receive a 20% graduate discount.

Graduate discount scheme

Graduate discount
Continue your professional development at the University with a postgraduate degree and receive a 10% graduate discount.

Summer School

Summer SChool
Spend your summer studying in Edinburgh or at one of our international partner universities and take advantage of special rates for graduates.

University of Edinburgh Short Courses

Short courses
The University’s short courses offer a fantastic opportunity to develop your knowledge and skill in a wide variety of areas with the added bonus of 10% discount for alumni.