Meaning of a university


Madam, - In relation to the debate over according DIT university status, surely that should happen only when it establishes faculties of philosophy, medicine, theology or law? A dangerous precedent was set by according DCU university status, given that it doesn't even have a department of literature. And no, communications is not literature. - Yours, etc,

Dr STEPHEN J. COSTELLO, Dartmouth Terrace, Ranelagh, Dublin 6.