The University of Plymouth was established in 1992 with the mission of advancing knowledge and transforming lives through education and research.
We will be a broad-based, research-intensive university, open to all who can benefit from a University of Plymouth education, and delivering excellent interdisciplinary research, experiential education and civic engagement.
The Core Principles:
We will adapt our existing core strategic principles to enhance the University’s reputation and to understand sustainability as an embedded principle across everything we do.
1. Quality: striving for the highest quality in everything we do.
2. One Team: working, planning for and delivering a shared vision, underpinned by a strong sense of collegiality.
3. Reputation: building our institutional reputation through confidence in our pioneering contributions, excellence in education and research, socio-economic impact, and thought leadership.
4. Sustainability: sustainability in our finances, reputation, services, partnerships, environmental performance and global contribution.