Welcome to CAIS

CAIS provides postgraduate and undergraduate level and short courses in Archives, Records Management, Information Compliance, Digital Preservation and Family and Local History. We welcome applications from prospective students wishing to gain a professional qualification: PhD, Masters, Diploma and Certificate in this area, from those interested in taking short courses for continuing professional development and from those who wish to study at an introductory level. 


Pole Tay Pole

We would like to invite you to visit a one day only exhibition in the Zoology Museum Sunday 14 February 11am-4pm featuring artworks inspired by Dundee's historic connection with polar exploration and whaling. As the major European centre of the whaling industry, Dundee men sailed regularly to the Arctic seas, bringing back not just whale product but specimens for museums and Inuit artefacts traded with the native people t...

Stephen Fry Award winners

We are delighted that Caroline Brown (Archives) and Matthew Jarron (Museum Services), along with William Kennefick and Derek Patrick from the School of Humanities, have been awarded the Stephen Fry Award for Excellence in Public Engagement with Research. Caroline and Matthew were given the award in recognition of their work with the Great War Dundee project, a collaboration of city wide bodies formed to commemorate the impact ...