St John’s vision statement is; “To be a centre of excellence for developing humankind holistically to learn to serve”
Our aim is to provide a high quality holistic delivery of university knowledge with a view to producing a well educated human being theoretically, practically and spiritually in the social, scientific, economic, theological, and technological disciplines. Thus we strive for the creation of knowledge, professional expertise and the advancement of learning and knowledge, by teaching, research, consultancy and community services in all disciplines of knowledge.
The motto of St John’s is “To learn to Serve”
The University seeks to be true to its founding principles, and to operate on Christian principles, but welcomes students and scholars from any faith or race. All teaching is in English.