So, you want to build a new university or reinvent your current university and were wondering where to start?
If you are like me and wake up with questions about how to build and develop a differentiated, scalable university for the 21st century, then this is an article for you. Or if you are just curious and want to find out what traits we hope the university of the future will have, then please read along too.
In this piece, we pull all of these innovations together and create a strategic framework we believe should inform the development of top universities.
Informed by the key challenges in the sector, there are 4 sets of strategic questions and differentiation angles that universities need to carefully consider. This blueprint sets up these questions, covering student experience, outcomes, price and audience, and provides an extensive suite of potential answers. Before digging into these questions and the details, a few high-level notes on differentiation.