Mission, vision and values

A mission driven by societal issues

Through first-class teaching and research, we deliver bold, innovative thinking and practical, hands-on experience to help create a responsible and prosperous economy and society.

We train the next generation of responsible economists, managers and entrepreneurs so that they are equipped to evolve in a globalised world. We provide executive education in economics and management for local and international students and professionals.

Embrace our pioneering vision

Our vision for the future is to be a pioneering institution, able to anticipate the changes facing our society, and a catalyst shaping the economy and society of tomorrow. To achieve this, we drive and accelerate major global transitions to give our students the impetus to want to change the world with courage, integrity and humility. We are drivers of innovation and pioneers in different areas of research, education and training.

The values that guide our daily work

Did you know that over 50% of the world's population eats rice?

RICE: these are the values that guide our research and teaching and nourish us every day.

Rigour not only translates into excellence in top-level international research, it also manifests itself in the use of high quality standards in teaching and in the creation of outstanding educational programmes.

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