SGSAH Vision, Mission and Values



Our vision is to nurture and inspire enlightened learners, leaders, collaborators and influencers from all walks of life and become an integral and influential part of Scottish, UK and international civil society.


Our mission is to work together to inspire researchers who are talented, caring, ethical and reflective professionals with a demonstrable commitment to generating and mobilising knowledge across a range of scholarly, professional and public communities. By sharing individual and collective expertise, best practice, resources and training, we will set the standards for and raise the expectations of the postgraduate researcher experience across Scotland and beyond.


The core values that define the character of the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities are, in summary: