Our ambitions will only be realised through our people, supported to fulfil their potential in a sustainable, collaborative and well-organised environment.

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People and Partners

We will:

  • Maximise the potential of our students and staff in a collaborative, inclusive and supportive community
  • Value and celebrate our diversity
  • Attract, develop and retain a talented and high-performing workforce with a shared sense of purpose
  • Build a culture that values ambition, expects accountability and recognises excellence
  • Attract partners at local, national and international level with aligned values and objectives, who can collaborate with us to advance our mission
  • Build our relationships with alumni and supporters, encouraging them to connect with and contribute to life at the university today
  • Develop and strengthen our identity to ensure that our vision, mission and values are widely understood

Environment and sustainability

We will:

  • Invest in a high-quality physical and virtual infrastructure
  • Assure ongoing financial sustainability by maximising our income from research, education, commercial enterprise and philanthropic endeavours

Operational excellence

We will:

  • Act with agility in focusing our resources on the academic mission, and create time and space to innovate
  • Facilitate a collaborative approach to common goals, supported by excellent internal communications
  • Deliver continuous improvements to business processes and the way we work, ensuring value for money and an efficient use of resources

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