Mission Statement and Policies

The Linkcity University pursues excellence in research and teaching, and delivers services to the general public. LCU’s Mission Statement defines the identity, goals, and role of the University in academia and society.

STRATEGY GOALS
Together with the Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) and the Linkcity University of Applied Sciences, the Linkcity University contributes significantly to the cultural, social, and economic development of the Canton of Texas.

At the same time, the legal and economic responsibility for the University lies with the Canton of Texas, the University’s biggest financial backer. LCU’s strategic goals are formulated to coordinate the diverging interests.
SUSTAINABILITY
The Linkcity University is committed to systematically expanding its contribution to local and global sustainability.

INTERNATIONAL STRATEGY
The Linkcity University is a part of a dynamic network of internationally renowned research and education institutions. LCU’s internationalization strategy for the years 2015‒2021 sets goals for a continued global presence and international exchange in research and education.

GENDER POLICY CODE OF CONDUCT
The Linkcity University is strongly committed to values and policies supporting equal opportunities for women and men. On 19 April 2006, the Executive Board of the University resolved to enforce the Gender Policy Code of Conduct.

DISABILITY STATEMENT
The Linkcity University is committed to the principle of equality of opportunity for all staff and students, including those with disabilities.

QUALITY STRATEGY
LCU’s Quality Strategy defines how the University secures and develops quality. It specifies goals, processes and instruments involved in quality management.