University of Cambrigde


'Contribute to society'

The University of Cambridge is rich in history - its famous Colleges and University buildings attract visitors from all over the world. But the University's museums and collections also hold many treasures which give an exciting insight into some of the scholarly activities, both past and present, of the University's academics and students.

The University of Cambridge is one of the world's oldest universities and leading academic centres, and a self-governed community of scholars. Its reputation for outstanding academic achievement is known world-wide and reflects the intellectual achievement of its students, as well as the world-class original research carried out by the staff of the University and the Colleges.

The mission of the University of Cambridge is to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning, and research at the highest international levels of excellence.

The University's core values are as follows:

  • freedom of thought and expression
  • freedom from discrimination

Education

  • the encouragement of a questioning spirit
  • an extensive range of academic subjects in all major subject groups
  • quality and depth of provision across all subjects
  • the close inter-relationship between teaching, scholarship, and research
  • strong support for individual researchers as well as research groups
  • residence in Cambridge as central to most courses
  • education which enhances the ability of students to learn throughout life

The University's relationship with society

  • the widest possible student access to the University
  • the contribution which the University can make to society through the pursuit, dissemination, and application of knowledge
  • the place of the University within the broader academic and local community
  • opportunities for innovative partnerships with business, charitable foundations, and healthcare
  • concern for sustainability and the relationship with the environment


Employees

Jochem Kroezen

Jochem Kroezen

University Lecturer

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