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Our Global Alumni Programme builds long-term relationships with students who have studied at UK higher education institutions. We support alumni to advance their own careers and learning, as well as to build networks and collaborate in addressing global challenges.The core of the programme is a new digital platform which enables registered alumni to access information and opportunities.

What we offer

Careers and employability support

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), careers talks and webinars, alumni masterclasses, mentoring and sign-posting to English language resources and to further UK study.


Face-to-face local alumni events, sector-specific panel discussions and virtual networking events.

Showcasing talent and achievements

Alumni Awards, case studies, blogs.

Bespoke training for selected alumni groups

For example, the Future Leaders Connect training programme for exceptional next generation policy makers; Future News Worldwide media training delivered in partnership with Reuters, Google News, The Herald, Facebook and STV to support talented alumni of journalism courses.