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Strategic Mandate

Queen's Strategic Mandate Agreement

In August 2014, Queen's concluded discussions with the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) and signed our strategic mandate agreement (SMA).

Strategic Mandate (488 KB)

Our appendix to the strategic mandate agreement, submitted to the Ministry in December 2013, serves to add substance to our proposed mandate statement and strategic mandate agreement. It is also meant to outline the alignment of our university level objectives to the provincial government’s Differentiation Framework, while maintaining its integrity for Queen’s an integral component of our Strategic Framework by supporting the vision and mandate of the university.

Appendix to the strategic mandate agreement (305 KB)


Strategic mandate agreements were negotiated with individual institutions based on Ontario's Differentiation Policy Framework for Postsecondary Education (PDF 250 KB), with the first cycle of agreements in effect from 2014-17.