The Mission and Values

THE Mission and Values

Our mission is to provide a learning environment in which students of the St. Thomas College will have the greatest possible opportunity for academic achievement, intellectual development, and personal growth in a supportive Christian environment which recognises the rights of individuals to their individuality while encouraging them to develop a sense of community belonging, a sense of worth and a set of high ethical and professional values.

We strive to uphold the following values:

  • High academic standards with encouragement of all-round excellence
  • Equality of respect for women and men of all backgrounds
  • Critical and creative thinking
  • Leadership
  • Spiritual reflection
  • Integrity and ethical conduct
  • A balanced approach to life
  • International and inter-cultural awareness
  • Tolerance of and respect for diversity
  • Compassion for the less fortunate
  • Working in harmony with others, and resolving conflicts
  • A life-long aspiration to grow as a person And to serve the community

The primary goal of the institution is to motivate each of its students to become a competent, responsible, self-reliant and wholesome individual with a deep sense of goodwill and social commitment.