National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement
- name:sector-key:University or Research
Mission and Purpose
The NCCPE seeks to support a culture change in the HEI sector through their vision, mission and aims.
Their vision is of a higher education sector making a vital, strategic and valued contribution to 21st-century society through its public engagement activity.
Their mission is to support universities to increase the quantity and quality of their public engagement activity.
Their three strategic aims are to:
1. Inspire a shift in culture
by supporting universities in bringing about strategic change that embeds public engagement;
by identifying, developing and disseminating evidence-informed practice.
2. Increase capacity for public engagement
by brokering and encouraging the sharing of effective practice;
by capturing learning from the beacons and beyond and sharing it widely.