• A respectful, congenial, and equitable programme that is welcoming and engaging for alumni of all ages, as well as their partners, families, and guests.
  • A dynamic community of active alumni who contribute to the goals of the programme, feel ownership over its direction, and act as ambassadors.
  • A programme with strong ties to industry and spin-out companies, and the ability of promote mentoring, internship and career opportunities for students and alumni in this and other fields.
  • Accessible and innovative promotion of the Department’s research in order to connect alumni and the public to cutting edge science.
  • A commitment to transparency of goals and actions.




The following values are fundamental to the success of the Alumni Association:

  • Integrity and respect: We embrace honesty, inclusivity and equity in all we do.
  • Honesty and accountability: Our actions reflect our values, and we are accountable for both.
  • Dedication to quality and intellectual rigour: We strive for excellence with energy, commitment and passion.
  • Pursuit of innovation: We cultivate creativity, adaptability and flexibility in our students, faculty and staff.