School of Medicine | Graduate Attributes

Graduate Attributes are the qualities and skills that our students will acquire, as they progress through their student journey in University of Galway. These attributes are two of the three key pillars in becoming a competent junior doctor, the third being scholarship. The Graduate Attributes are closely aligned with the Medical Council Guide to Professional Conduct and Ethicsthe Medical Council Eight Domains of Good Professional Practice and University of Galway's College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences values.‌

Exploring each Graduate Attribute more closely

To understand the meaning of Graduate Attributes each attribute has a series of 5 actions that graduates from the School of Medicine develop and practice. See full details below: