File: British Council

Scope and Content

Correspondence between the vice-chancellor and officials of the British Council concerning such matters as Council scholarships for foreign students studying at the University, visits by Council-sponsored guests to the University, and Council-sponsored visits to foreign countries by university members. The British Council was established in 1934 to promote wider knowledge of the United Kingdom and the English language abroad.

Former reference: 247

Related Material

See VCA/7/588 for the post-1950 period.