School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences

About us


School Vision Statement

We are a research-intensive School that simultaneously delivers outstanding teaching to our students. As such we aim to be consitently recognised as truly world leading in key areas of our science, by extending the international excellence, impact and visibility of our research. We aim to be within the top 10-15 UK universities in our discipline areas, attracting high-quality students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We will establish a reputation as having a particularly open, stimulating, collaborative and supportive working environment for both staff and students, enabling the best possible outcomes for research, teaching and learning. We will further enhance our links with non-academic actors on local, national and international scales, and will maximize the impact of our work.


School Student Charter and Guiding Principles

The School community is committed to engaging, collaborating and supporting each other based on core values of equality, social justice, mutual respect, honesty, transparency and accountability:

School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences Student Charter 

School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences Guiding Principles