File: Academic Development

Scope and Content

Papers including minutes and reports of the Academic Development Committee which contain details of proposals for departmental expansion, the College's future as a Special Institute for Scientific and Technological Education and Research (SISTER), the development of postgraduate facilities and the need for research accommodation, alternative funding sources and library expansion. Papers also contain correspondence with the University Grants Committee, figures relating to student and staff ratios, and details of revision of existing building plans and new proposals.