Public Value

The concept of public value reflects the University’s public-spirited ethos. Our activities in this area span our active institutional citizenship, cultural enterprise, outreach to communities of place and interest, and contribution to public policy and debate. United by a shared purpose of creating public value these activities are firmly based upon our academic mission.
Some of our recent activity includes:

Excellence in Engagement – Public Value award recipients:

This award recognises initiatives and staff members that demonstrably enrich the intellectual, cultural, social and economic life of wider society through the academic enterprise. This award particularly recognises exemplary engagement through response to, or influence of, communities of interest beyond the academy, and creatively applying academic resources to create public value.

More on these awards