Students are at the heart of everything we do... Last updated on 10/3/2014 Print this page From the Royal Charter: "... advance education, scholarship, knowledge and understanding by teaching and research, for the benefit of individuals and society at large." - University of Hull, 1954 Our mission and achievements Read about the University's latest achievements and our Mission. ... whether it's our high performance teaching results, outstanding alumni, internationally-recognised research or exceptional student experience. At the University of Hull - an empowered and engaged institution - we're constantly 'going beyond' and investing in every facet of our culture in a bid to demonstrate our commitment to becoming the competitive, responsive and resilient community that will help you fulfil your potential during your time with us. Our quest for advanced knowledge has cultivated our renown for world-class, high-rated teaching, research provision, impressive facilities, and a strong support network on both Hull and Scarborough campuses. Our research, in particular, is of international acclaim in many fields, the quality of which informs our teaching at all levels.