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polytechnic

1. Brit a college offering advanced full- and part-time courses, esp vocational courses, in many fields at and below degree standard
2. of or relating to technical instruction and training

polytechnic

(in England and Wales between 1965 and 1991), the second tier of the HIGHER EDUCATION system (see BINARY SYSTEM). Elsewhere the use of the term is variable, and polytechnic institutions, as in France, may be of a higher status than universities. see also NEW UNIVERSITY.
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In a press statement from the institutions' public relations department and made available to Tribune Newspaper yesterday, the Chief Lasbry Amadi led 10th Governing Council of Federal Polytechnic Oko said the suspension of the Chief Librarian, Dr Fredrick Obodoeze was decided at the plenary session of the council held recently on Oko campus.
The proposed polytechnic will be established in Chithahalli, Karnataka
We are excited to partner with Polytechnic to further grow the services industry in Bahrain" Dr.
Abdullatif Al Shamsi, Managing Director at the Institute of Applied Technology, on behalf of Abu Dhabi Polytechnic.
GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE: GPX), a global performance improvement solutions provider, has received a multi-year contract from the Saudi Electric Services Polytechnic, a subsidiary of Saudi Electricity Company.
Johannes Rauna, Bachelor in Accounting Science at the Polytechnic of Namibia.
Tariq Fazal Chaudhry while inaugurating the full-fledge Directorate of Technical and Vocational Education of the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) newly established in the premises of the Model Polytechnic Institute at Mehra Begwal in order to run the affairs of the Polytechnic Institute.
Today, he said the inhabitant of the surrounding area of Bhara Kahu feel happiness more than the eid-day because the old Polytechnic College of their area is being activated for the first time since its establishment with the new name "Model Polytechnic Institute".
Hubris aside, Napoleon's declaration reminds us that academically rigorous polytechnic universities strengthen a nation's security and, importantly, provide a practical vision for future economic prosperity.
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Talking to media on the sidelines of the second national convention on technical education here, Sibal highlighted the lack of faculty as one of core issues plaguing the polytechnic institutes.
A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed by Federal Polytechnic and Sharda University.