University commitments

These are the commitments that we have made to our students.

Teaching and research

We will:

  • offer you excellent teaching and supervision supported by the physical and technical resources that will enable you to develop your academic skills and fulfil your learning potential
  • provide a balanced curriculum that is appropriately practice-oriented and professionally recognised
  • ensure that assessment is fair, marks and results are published on time and you receive regular feedback on your progress.
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Student support and welfare

We will:

In the unlikelihood of unforeseen events affecting your continuation of studies, we have measures in place to support you, as noted in our Student Protection Plan (PDF) and Student Protection Plan - Compensation and Refund Policy (PDF).

Environment and community

We will:

  • provide an inclusive and supportive environment for everyone
  • strive to provide a dynamic learning environment including high-quality spaces, facilities and technologies
  • support and promote access by all members of our community to the learning opportunities and services we offer
  • promote environmentally responsible behaviour
  • listen to and learn from the student community.


We will:

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