University in Hertfordshire
The University of Hertfordshire is a public university in Hertfordshire. The university is based largely in Hatfield. In 1992, Hatfield Polytechnic was granted university status by the British government this was subsequently renamed the University of Hertfordshire. Nowadays, there is a student community of over 25,000, including more than 5,200 international students that together represent 100 countries. The university has a global network of over 240,000 alumni. The university is one of Hertfordshire's largest employers with over 2,700 staff, over 800 of these are academic members of staff. The university has a turnover of more than £235 million. The university of Hertfordshire is a member of University Alliance, Universities UK and European University Association.
University Of Herts Vision and Values
The vision is to be internationally renowned as the UK's leading business facing university.
These core values will inform and sustain all activities. They aspire to be:
- Student focused
Key Strategic Objectives
To be internationally renowned as the UK's leading business facing university by:
- Providing expert teaching informed by research, business and the professions
- Offering workplace engagement and overseas learning opportunities
- Creating and developing innovative ideas, products and processes
- Fostering and strengthening research with global partners
- Developing international partnerships
- Strengthening the global perspective in the curriculum
- Developing students with the knowledge, skills and attributes to succeed in business and the professions
- Enhancing relationships with business and industry
- Demonstrating and promoting our positive social, cultural and economic impact
- Attracting and developing outstanding people
- Strengthening the diversity of our community
- Consolidating financial sustainability
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