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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)WFD/21/4
TitleCorrespondence and papers relating to cooperation and merger with King's College
Extent1 file (in 5 parts)
DescriptionCorrespondence, minutes of meetings, and papers regarding the cooperation and possible merger between Westfield College and King's College, 3 Mar 1983 - 10 Mar 1987.

Contains correspondence and papers of Council and its committees, Westfield College Union Society, King's College, the Universities Central Council on Admissions, and University of London.

Topics covered include the use of Queen's building by King's College, collaboration between Arts Departments, collaboration between Westfield College, King's College, and Queen Mary College on certain subjects, Clapham report, student and course statistics for 1980-1984, individual department profiles and statements, merger of the Faculties of Arts, UCCA (Universities Central Council on Admissions) entries, space considerations, the rejection of King's declaration of intent dated 21 May 1986, and the renewing some negotiations.

Also includes proposals of King's College to the Court of the University and the University Grants Committee for merger with Queen Elizabeth College and Chelsea College, Jun 1985; King's College prospectus for 1986 entry; Bill of Parliament to unite King's, Queen Elizabeth, and Chelsea Colleges, Mar 1985; 'Towards A Thameside Campus', proposal of King's College, May 1986; 'Comment', King's College newsletter, Jun 1986.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/30Westfield College; 1882-1989; Higher Education Institution