During the course of the Scottish Committee's work, members made visits to Scottish higher education institutions as follows:

The University of Paisley
The University of Stirling

25 November 1996

University of Dundee, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
The University of Edinburgh

5th December 1996

The University of St Andrews

18 December 1996

The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen
Northern College of Education, Aberdeen

1 May 1997

The Chairman also made informal personal visits to Glasgow School of Art and Heriot-Watt University to discuss specific issues in those institutions.