File: Department of Computer Science

Scope and Content

The Department of Computer Science was established in 1964 and headed by Professor Tom Kilburn, and the first undergraduate students were admitted in 1965.

Mainly routine administrative correspondence, but also discussion of ICL's plans to commercially develop computers based on MU5. There are also aper relating to the UGC's attempts to promote large-scale computing facilities in UK universities.

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