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University Archives

A collection of institutional records of the University of Bath selected for permanent preservation for their lasting historical value.


University of Bath royal charter of foundation, 1966
University of Bath royal charter of foundation, 1966

The University Archives contain material relating to all aspects of institutional activity dating back to 1966. They include:

  • Minutes of continuing central and faculty/school committees, e.g. Senate, Council, Executive Committee, Boards of Studies (faculty), etc.
  • University publications, e.g. prospectuses, annual reports, financial statements, 'Topics', 'Insider', etc.
  • Examination papers
  • Minutes of discontinued committees, e.g. Vice-Chancellor's Advisory Committee, Policy Board, Boards of Studies (departmental), etc.
  • Press cuttings and press releases
  • Degree ceremony brochures
  • Student newspapers and magazines
  • Campus planning and development documents

Not all the material in the University Archives may yet be available for consultation. Please email the University Archivist for further details.


If you have any questions, please contact us.

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