File: Visit of the University Grants Committee

Scope and Content

Papers relating to visit of the University Grants Committee on 4 February 1969. These include a statement by the Principal concerning the building programme, the growth and future of the Institute, finance, the development of the postgraduate school and details of individual departments. The file contains a memorandum for the UGC visiting party from professors and heads of departments which states the objectives of the Institute, in particular to supply graduates for industry, train graduates in the applied sciences, to undertake research and offer short courses for those in industry.