This goal encompasses the quality, breadth and relevance of the learning and teaching of our certificate and Diploma students. Related sections include our Outstanding student experience, Equality and widening participation, and Global impact strategic themes.

Aim

To stimulate in our students a lifelong thirst for knowledge and learning and to encourage a pioneering, innovative and independent attitude and an aspiration to achieve success within and beyond the institute.

Objectives

To meet our aim we will:
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use our globally leading strengths in research to underpin and inform our teaching.

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Partnership with tech companies who will guide us when updating our curriculum and syllabus

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foster a climate in which teaching is highly valued

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embed graduate attributes and employability in all our curricula, and equip our students to compete in the global marketplace

Strategies

We will achieve our objectives by:
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Introducing further flexibility in study patterns, whilst maintaining the integrity and breadth of our curriculum, through articulations with strategic partner providers.

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enabling our students to engage with cutting edge research and the processes of discovery, knowledge generation and knowledge exchange

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working with employers, professional bodies, alumni and other stakeholders to ensure our certificate and Diploma programmes are responsive to need, producing graduates with socially and economically valuable attributes and expertise

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Enabling our staff to embrace new technologies as part of enhancing the learning experience, and to deliver prompt and effective feedback.


 
This goal encompasses the breadth and quality of our researches. Further detail on knowledge exchange, public engagement, global impact and collaboration is provided in the sections Excellence in innovation, Lifelong community, Global impact and Partnerships.

Aim

To foster a vibrant, successful and interactive research community that generates ideas and discoveries, creates new fields of knowledge and makes a difference to the societal, cultural, environmental, health and wealth development of Kenyan communities

Objectives

To meet our aim we will:
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pioneer new and emerging areas of research across the boundaries of traditional disciplines

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provide leadership on, and make advances in solving, key global research challenges

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realize the full potential of the breadth and volume of our research base

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deliver excellence with impact

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Generate a cohort of future research leaders.

Strategies

We will achieve our objectives by:
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fostering new approaches to cross-disciplinary research, including encouraging outstanding global research collaborations

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shaping and securing strategic partnerships with research funders

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combining our proven research excellence with demonstrable economic, environmental, health and social impact

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driving increased high-impact knowledge exchange and public engagement

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Maximizing our competitive research funding success, with a new emphasis on large and cross-disciplinary proposals.

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driving forward sustainable use of equipment, and efficiency in other research costs

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Raising the profile of our research activity and expertise, both internally and globally.

Our well-established routes for knowledge exchange include publications arising from research and the knowledge and skills our graduates take with them when they move into employment. These are addressed in our first two strategic goals. Further detail on the wider impact of our innovation and knowledge exchange activities is provided in the sections Lifelong community and Partnerships sections.

Aim

To ensure our knowledge, ideas, skills and expertise are transformed into advice and opinion, innovation, intellectual property, enterprise and wealth, thereby realising national and international objectives and enriching society.

Objectives

To meet our aim we will:
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stimulate innovation and seek out novel applications, benefiting the local economy and increasing our international profile

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identify the best means of turning ideas from students and staff into commercial reality

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maximize financial and wider benefits arising from knowledge exchange and open practices

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Increase our impact on culture, health and wellbeing.

Strategies

We will achieve our objectives by:
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inspiring students and staff to acquire and use their entrepreneurial and management skills

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stimulating students and staff to engage with the public and relevant stakeholders in industry, policy and practice as part of their research, with a focus on impacts and identifying future research requirements

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fostering innovative staff exchange with industry, cultural institutions and public service providers

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efficiently identifying and capitalizing on intellectual property

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engaging in a professional, ethical and coordinated way with both commercial and non-commercial partners

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influencing public policy debate, formulation and implementation into practice

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improving the supply of funding to our leading spin-out and start-up companies through our venture investment arm and maintaining close relationships with venture capital funds and business angel syndicates

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developing long term, sustainable relationships of value with the SME community, through a focused and proactive engagement policy

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fostering links with the business and financial community to support innovation and our commercialization activities

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Employing open approaches and methods, including open scholarship, open access and open educational resources.

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