Vision, mission and guiding principles - HTW Chur

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Vision, mission and guiding principles

Vision

The vision reminds us what the objective of all our efforts is.

'We are recognised nationally as an innovative and entrepreneurial university of applied sciences.'

'Our calling is to help young people achieve success with our study programmes and to assist our...
'Our calling is to help young people achieve success with our study programmes and to assist our research partners in implementing innovative projects and plans.'
Jürg Kessler, President of HTW Chur

Quality

Quality is the key success basis of all our operations and activities.

'Quality underpins our good professional reputation and is a central success factor.'

Mission

The mission outlines our ideological aspirations and explains why we do what we do.

'Students at our university of applied sciences become highly qualified, responsible individuals thanks to the close link between practice-based teaching and research.'

'With our teaching, research, services and further education courses, we create considerable benefits for companies, institutions and society over the long term.'

Guiding principles

The guiding principles of HTW Chur comprise four values that it is committed to upholding.

  • Forward-looking approach
    'We promote diversity and equal opportunities and develop the potential that this creates.'
  • Reflection
    'We promote mutual understanding through our communication.'
  • Appreciation
    'We maintain an active network and valued partnerships – and do so with enthusiasm.'
  • Responsibility
    'We act in an ethically responsible manner.'

Contact

Kessler Jürg
Prof., dipl. Ing. ETH, lic. oec. publ., Rektor