Values and Ethos
Because of our history and purpose, we have evolved a certain ethos that guides what we do and how we do it:
We welcome and facilitate the pursuit of academic originality and excellence.
We value and promote expertise as a vehicle for making informed contributions to addressing pressing problems.
We educate, equip, and empower our students to make positive impacts in the world and future lives.
Equality, Diversity and Access
We value diversity and difference as necessary elements of a vibrant intellectual culture.
We strive to foster an inclusive community based on equality and respect.
We seek to make education, academic life and ideas available to, and to be undertaken by, a broad range of people without discrimination.
We champion access to transformative educational experiences, and foster equality of capability for our students to study and live in ways that are meaningful them.
We aim to amplify diverse voices in the world and are open to a wide range of ideas and perspectives.
We nurture the wellbeing of all members of our community, and aim to provide a stable, secure, respectful and fair workplace to all our academic and non-academic workers.
We seek to run our college in an environmentally and financially sustainable and ethical way, and our operations and investments are undertaken with due consideration of and respect for good environmental and human rights standards.