An institution of higher education offering courses at degree level or below, especially in vocational subjects.
More example sentences
- This result was accomplished by granting university status to the polytechnics and to some colleges of higher education.
- To supply the growing educational and training demand, active support has been granted to private institutes, polytechnics and colleges that provide IT training.
- The conversion of the British polytechnics into universities is parallel to the move by some community colleges to offer a workforce bachelor's degree.
Definition of polytechnic in:
- The US English dictionary