Mission and Vision



UNSW Planning and Performance supports the University Council, Executive Management, Faculties, and Divisions by:

  • business intelligence and data analytics to provide accurate and timely analysis, insights, reports, and dashboards that are based on reliable data to enable evidence-based management decisions
  • the provision of a modern and secure data platform to enable business intelligence and data analytics
  • provision of forecasts and predictive models for management 
  • providing accurate data and reports to Government and other external stakeholders
  • facilitating the strategic direction of the University by providing insights from data and predictive analytics
  • identifying and testing innovative technologies to continuously improve management access to real time data
  • overseeing robust Data & Information Governance and Data Management practices and policies across UNSW to improve data quality and security
  • tracking the University’s performance and progress on agreed goals and providing advice on the use of data

UNSW Planning and Performance values and encourages:

  • mutual respect, honesty, openness and professionalism
  • information sharing across all staff  
  • collaboration, cross skilling and continuous professional development
  • sharing and celebrating successes 
  • UNSW Planning and Performance is recognised for its adherence to high ethical standards in the treatment of data and information.


UNSW Planning and Performance (UPP) provides customers, partners and stakeholders with secure and reliable data, information and insights enhanced by clear narratives that explain the present and predict possible outcomes.

Staff of UPP will be recognised as experts in their fields and be known for their commitment to high quality customer service.