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Entity Description

Identity Section


Royal Melbourne Technical College.    [July 1954–March 1960]


In July 1954 The Melbourne Technical College was granted permission to add the prefix "Royal" to its title. Permission to use the royal coat of arms was granted in November that year.

Entity Relations

Previous: The Melbourne Technical College. 23 November 1933–July 1954

 July 1954

Subordinate: School of Engineering. c1887–1967

Subsequent: Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. March 1960–1 July 1992

 March 1960


Primary: Murray-Smith, Stephen and Dare, Anthony John. The Tech. A Centenary History of the Royal Melbourne Institute Of Technology. Melbourne: Hyland House, 1987.

Record Control Information

Record type: corporate name

Editorial status: draft

Language encoding standard: iso639-2b

Script encoding standard: iso15924

Date encoding standard: iso8601

Country encoding standard: iso3166-1

Owner encoding standard: iso15511

Record identifier: AUS::AUSTEHC::Australian Science at Work::A000153

Maintenance history:

Name Date Event
Ailie Smith 17 February 2000 create
Ailie Smith 2 July 2001 update

Language/Script of description: English in Latin script