college of advanced technology


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college of advanced technology

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(Education) Brit (formerly) a college offering degree or equivalent courses in technology, with research facilities. In the mid-1960s these were granted university status. Abbreviation: CAT
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Deciding to return to education, he studied A-levels in his spare time and went on to study a degree in the history of mining at Cambridge College of Advanced Technology.
By 1957, it became the College of Technology, Birmingham, the first College of Advanced Technology (CAT) in the country, and had moved to Gosta Green.
The Arts and Science Schools developed into the Cardiff Technical College which, in 1957, became the Welsh College of Advanced Technology.

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