File: Comments of the Swann Report

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the Swann Report which investigated the shortage of science and engineering graduates taking up employment in non-academic work or school teaching. A forum relating to the report was organised by the University of Nottingham in conjunction with the Federation of British Industry in January 1969 giving the opportunity for discussion and interaction between policy makers from the universities and industry. Correspondence includes a letter from Wilfrid Pennington, Director of the Bureau of Industrial Liaison, to the Chairman of the Council relating to a proposed policy for industrial liaison.

Related Material

See also VCA/7/407 (folder 9).