Archives and Records Management

University of Dundee


City Campus, Off campus


The University of Dundee is the leading international provider of professional educational courses in recordkeeping and related disciplines by online distance learning. Since 2004 over 1000 individuals have undertaken professional education or training. The quality and breadth of the university's provision is unrivalled and the excellence of the courses has been recognised by academic and professional accreditation from the University of Dundee, Records & Information Management Professionals Australasia and the Archives & Records Association, UK & Ireland. CAIS has also been highly commended by the Information & Records Management Society, UK.

You can exit after stage 1 with PgCert Archives and Records Management.

You can exit after stage 2 with PgDip Archives and Records Management.

Entry Requirements

An Honours degree or above in an appropriate discipline and

be employed or active as a volunteer in a professional archive for a minimum of half a day per week and have appropriate prior experience.

Alternative qualifications may be considered on a case by case basis. Transfer of credit from other study programmes may be possible by arrangement.

Start Date

September, January, May


Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

30 - 60 months



SCQF Level