Whatever happened to the Polytechnics?
Andrew McGettigan writes on higher education, mathematics, philosophy and the arts. He is co-founder of the Fine Art Maths Centre at Central Saint Martins and teaches the history and philosophy of mathematics at City Literary Institute.
He is the author of The Great University Gamble: money, markets & the future of higher education (Pluto, 2013). His writing on higher education has appeared in the Guardian, the Observer, Times Higher Education, Research Fortnight, wonkhe.com and Radical Philosophy.
He blogs on higher education financing and policy at http://andrewmcgettigan.org