Our Strategy was launched in 2016 and provides a roadmap that sets out our goals in six key areas. Here you will find a timeline for implementation (PDF, 16kB) and updates on our progress as we put our strategy into effect over the next seven years.
Latest update: December 2017
"This new library is an important part of our vision for the academic heart of the Clifton Campus here at Bristol. We hope that it will provide a superb space for learning for our students and staff."
Philip Kent, our new director of Library Services, is part of the team working towards developing a new state-of-the-art library as part of our development of the Clifton Campus. We're excited about the award-winning team of architects and engineers chosen to deliver our new facility: a cutting-edge library for our University.
We will provide an outstanding research-rich, innovative and inclusive education to prepare our students for a rapidly-changing world.
Research, innovation and partnerships
We will cement our position as one of the world’s leading research-intensive universities and be an exemplar of openness and collaboration.
Our staff and ways of working
We will recruit, develop and retain the best staff and provide them with a challenging, high-performing and supportive environment
- Governance review
- Personal development and performance management
- Staff engagement plan
- Increase diversity within our staff population
Internationalisation and global relations
We will further internationalise our student experience, deepen our alliances worldwide and reinforce our global reputation for excellence.
- International student recruitment
- EU referendum impact
- Global Lounge
Physical and digital infrastructure
We will provide a welcoming, well-maintained and inclusive campus with everything our staff and students need to succeed and flourish.