Government Polytechnic College, Batala was established in 1964. The college is affiliated to Punjab State Board of Technical Education and approved by the All India Council for Tech. Education. The college first started diploma courses in civil, electrical and mechanical engineering. Subsequently four years part time diploma in civil, electrical and mechanical engineering courses were started by the college in July, 1980. The college introduced three year diploma in electronics communication engineering and chemical engineering in 1994 and 1995 respectively.
Campus of Government Polytechnic College -
The college has well planned campus spread over an area of 23 acres. It is situated 2 kilometers from the bus-stand about 2.5 kilometers from the railway station on the outskirts of historic city of Batala (Gurdaspur). The nearest airport is Rajasansi International Airport, Amritsar, which is about 45 kilometers from the college.
Facilities at Government Polytechnic College –
- Post Office
- Seminars and workshops
- Bank Extension Counter
- Sports & Games
Departments at Government Polytechnic College -
- Department of Civil Engineering
- Department of Electrical Engineering
- Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
- Department of Chemical Engineering
- Department of Applied Science
Training & Placement Cell at Government Polytechnic College -
The Training & Placement Cell of the college is working actively to provide best-suited placement of the outgoing students as per their preferences. Some industries visit this college every year to conduct campus interviews. Companies first present a pre-placement talk (PPT) with active participation of students. Tests, Group Discussions and a series of interviews are then conducted to select candidates. Subsequently the students are assured of their jobs/appointments in the respective organizations where they can join immediately after appearing in their final year examinations.
|Name||:||Government Polytechnic College|
|Location||:||Kahnuwan Road, Batala