The University recognises its responsibility to ensure environmental and socially responsible practice in all our teaching and research activities. It is committed to continually improving environmental performance and to demonstrating a leadership role within the wider community.

One of the Estates priorities within the University’s Corporate Plan and Estate Strategy 2012-22 is to continue to enhance the staff and student experience by improving the physical environment, and by creating an environmentally friendly, energy efficient and sustainable campus with universally accessible buildings