Canterbury Christ Church University
- Published: Tuesday, 05 May 2015 15:53
- Written by Web Editor
Inspired by the Church of England foundation, the University’s mission is to pursue excellence in higher education: transforming individuals, creating knowledge, enriching communities and building a sustainable future.
Development of the whole person, respecting and nurturing the inherent dignity and potential of each individual
Integration of excellent teaching, research and knowledge exchange
The power of higher education to enrich individuals, communities and nations
Friendly, inclusive and professional community of students and staff, preparing individuals to contribute to a just and sustainable future.
The University believes that learning should be directed towards helping people to achieve their goals. It has a real focus on employability and strong industry contacts.
Investment in learning facilities:
Award-winning student centre and library - built in 2010, Augustine House is our multi-million pound development, with modern learning spaces and a new library; Wi-Fi throughout, and a free laptop loaning service for all our students.
The Christ Church Sports Centre boasts top-rate performance analysis and research facilities for sports students. For sports enthusiasts, or those interested in keeping fit, it has a state-of-the-art gym and sports hall.
Students have access to electronic publications and journals and over 335,000 books to support their studies, as well as the CLIC Network; the one-stop-shop for notifications and alerts, learning resources, timetables, email, online help and more.
The Bookshop has more than 30,000 general and academic titles in stock, and can order any title currently in print, many of which are ready for next day collection. 10% discount is automatically given on almost all books.
Canterbury Christ Church University is working in partnership with local businesses to develop innovative degree-level qualifications.