Our commitment at Thornton could bring up to 2,000 jobs to the area over the next five years, together with perpetuating Shell's distinguished reputation.
"The university's vision is to build on the excellent foundations laid by Shell to create an internationally-recognised, financially self-sustaining and multi-disciplinary campus that targets and stimulates private sector growth through employment, education and inward investment.
"It will integrate students with employers and employees."
More top news
Here's everything we know so far about the Manchester Arena explosion.
The hashtag #RoomForManchester was being widely shared.
Nineteen dead in what police confirm was a terror attack