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Our Vision, Purpose and Values

As we work together to achieve our vision and purpose, we are guided by our shared values that direct our approach and who we are as creative changemakers.

Our
Vision

To be recognized among the world’s best interdisciplinary engineering schools, a home where engineers and scientists collaborate to improve the world for everyone.

Our
Purpose

To nurture and empower our community of diverse interdisciplinary creators by fostering creativity and innovation and providing a transformative education along with research and lifelong learning opportunities aimed to cultivate new ideas knowledge and contribute towards a more sustainable world for all

Our
Values

As we work together to achieve our vision, we are guided by our shared values that direct our approach and who we are as creative changemakers. We strive to be:

Nurturing

We will foster a collaborative sense of belonging and a supportive community environment that values people, their differences, and nurtures tolerance.

Excellent

We will always ask the question: How can we be better?

Passionate

We will lead and pursue all our creative endeavours with passion.

Respectful

We will embrace the diverse perspectives of our community in an environment of academic freedom where we can respectfully disagree and come together in respectful compromise.

Trustworthy

We will hold ourselves accountable to the highest ethical standards in all we do.

Risk-taking

We will continually challenge the status quo with new ideas in a relentless pursuit of positive change.

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