Useful and relevant resources regarding the University's commitment to gender equality and alignment with national initiatives, including Athena SWAN.

Within Edinburgh

General information from the University of Edinburgh Equality and Diversity Unit.

University of Edinburgh Equality & Diversity Strategy, Outcomes and Action Plan


At University Level

The University of Edinburgh achieved an Athena SWAN Institution Silver Award in 2015.

Details of the Athena SWAN Silver Award Application 2015


Beyond Edinburgh

Athena SWAN

The Athena SWAN Charter recognises work undertaken to address gender equality in a broad sense, not just barriers to progression that affect women.

The Athena SWAN Charter