Careers & lifelong learning
From careers advice to continued professional development, online journal access and lifelong learning.
Connect.ed is a secure and confidential online service that enables alumni to give careers advice to students and fellow alumni.
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
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
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.
Access the latest business knowledge through open courses at the Business School and receive a 20% graduate discount.
Graduate discount scheme
Continue your professional development at the University with a postgraduate degree and receive a 10% graduate discount.
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
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.