Athena SWAN is not just for staff! The University of Dundee is committed to supporting students at all levels and in all subjects. Below are some student resources.

What is Athena SWAN

Athena SWAN is a national network created by the Equality Challenge Unit in 2005 to encourage and recognise commitment to address gender equality in higher education and research.

At the University of Dundee we will support you to reach your full potential. Our Student Community page holds a wealth of information for various groups of students.


Interconnect is a network for women studying science, engineering, technology and the built environment across Scotland.

They run a minimum of 8 interconnect events each year, designed to bring together students with qualified women and employers.

Interconnect can help you find an internship, make career connections and support you throughout your studies. To find out more visit the EQUATE Scotland website .