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New Beacon Campus


The vision of New Beacon Campus  is to create a globally-connected university in business, management and innovation, tackling challenges and opportunities between West and East and developing future leaders and managers.


Our Mission is:

  • Globally, to become an influencing university through its dedicated teaching, research and innovation at the cutting-edge in all targeted fields of pursuit.
  • Nationally, to contribute to the economic and social development of the nation as a leading liberal arts, business and management institution.
  • Locally, to play a key role in partnership with government, business and industry and the community in the development of an innovation-oriented society.


We are striving to create a globally-connected university of the future on a 50 acre garden-like campus with well-established classrooms, lecture theatre, seminar rooms, conference facilities, gym and sports facilities, student accommodation and catering services in the borough of Stafford. We are proud to be revitalising the former university campus and bringing our own perspective to the rich history of global higher education in Stafford.

New Beacon’s academic focus is on student enterprise, creativity, strategic and innovative thinking, entrepreneurial skills and employability.

Visit our website to find out more about our new, exciting programmes and message from our President.



The China Association for Management of Technology (CAMOT) is proud to be a partner of the United Nations on its recent initiative – Academic Impact. We have no hesitation in endorsing whole-heartedly, the 10 principles of the Academic Impact. We will engage our members in higher education across the world in promoting these principles. We sincerely believe that these principles are pivotal in building a peaceful world and harmonious societies. CAMOT incorporated with International Association for Management of Technology (IAMOT and International Forum of Technology Management (IFTM), offers its members association with professionals and academics in the field. It has been acknowledged that there is particularly close interaction between IAMOT, IFTM and the founding members of CAMOT following the successful launching of Journal of Technology Management in China by Emerald Insight in the UK in 2005.


CAMOT is an international organisation committed to encouraging and supporting researchers and professionals who are engaging research in strategic management of technology and innovation in China. CAMOT aims to establish national, regional and international collaborative research programmes in the field of technology management, technology transfer, technology innovation, as well as knowledge transfer by engaging government agencies, funding agencies, educational institutions, and state-owned enterprises (SOEs) as well as private sectors in China. CAMOT stresses the importance of keeping up with the fast pace of technological change and the emerging new global paradigms of the business environment. MOT is an important strategic instrument to improve competitiveness and create prosperity in China. CAMOT believes that there is a need for appropriate infrastructures, strategies and mechanism to be established in order to support the diffusion of management of technology principles throughout China and a need to address the existing gaps in the process of technology management, which will assist in implementing more sustainable arrangement for successful technology transfer and technology innovation.



Outlook China

Outlook China is one of the top official Chinese magazine promoting the economic, investment and innovation development in China. 


Staffordshire County Council

As the largest democratic body in Staffordshire the County Council  has an important role, to work with others and to give the people they serve every opportunity to improve their lives. This spirit of collaboration will define the council’s approach over the next four years and beyond as they work with people and communities on the things that matter most to them.

A successful, vibrant and balanced economy is the bedrock of a successful Staffordshire. Since 2014 alone, the county council has delivered or been involved in economy boosting projects with a total value of £383million. The council’s ambition is to be one of the strongest performing shire economies in the UK, driven by high-value, high-tech industries while existing sectors such as advanced manufacturing continue to innovate to increase productivity and competitiveness.

The council’s new Strategic Plan sets out its ambitions and priorities for the years ahead around its vision ‘To create a connected Staffordshire, where everyone has the opportunity to prosper, be healthy and happy’.


Stafford Borough Council

Stafford Borough is an ambitious Council working to build on the impressive investment in Stafford in recent years.  Recognised as a regional beacon of excellence, the Council has developed strong partnership links with private, public and voluntary sector organisations as part of its strategy to attract investment and new business to the Borough, provide jobs and deliver sustainable economic growth to improve the quality of life of local people and to promote the Borough as an attractive place to live, visit, study and invest in. More information can be found at


Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University is the Connected University; connected to the needs of its students, to business and to society. Its city campus in Stoke-on-Trent is the University’s nerve centre. It delivers world class healthcare education at its specialist Centres of Excellence in Stafford and Shrewsbury, and a global network of more than 20,000 people study its degrees internationally.

Its industry connections and emphasis on experience make its graduates among the most employable in the UK. A leading university for digital technologies, it is always building on its proud computing heritage and strong reputation for computer games courses.

Its gold award in the 2019 Teaching Excellence Framework recognises excellent standards of learning and teaching, while 78 percent of its research is world leading or of international importance (Research Excellence Framework 2014). Its interdisciplinary network of research centres drive the publication of hundreds of papers each year.