Teesside University is founded on a rich heritage, which has influenced its development into the dynamic, energetic and innovative institution it is today. It is a member of the University Alliance, the established UK higher education mission group of universities committed to the UK’s cities and regions. Working alongside these institutions, Teesside has taken a leading role in widening participation, delivering excellence in teaching and student experience, applied research, working with industry and the professions, and driving economic, cultural and community success.
Teesside University’s vision is to be a leading University with an international reputation for academic excellence that provides an outstanding student and learning experience underpinned by research, enterprise and the professions. This is being delivered by:
- Creating a learning culture and an innovative curriculum with inspirational teaching informed by research and employer engagement and the professions
- Collaborating with employers and organisations to develop graduate skills, work experience, and relevance to ensure real-world impact
- Creating a stimulating learning environment that provides the space, facilities and technology for effective learning and personal development
- Developing professional high-quality staff that deliver to student expectations.
“The University is committed to providing an outstanding student and learning experience and is delighted to be shortlisted…. It is further recognition of the University’s achievements in this area and reflects the dedication, excellence and expertise of our staff.”
Professor Paul Croney, Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive