Government Polytechnic College (GPC), Nagarcoil

Nagarcoil (Tamil Nadu) Estd : 1959 Approved by : AICTE Type : Government
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Government Polytechnic College, Nagercoil is one of the two polytechnics founded in 1959 under the second five year plan. It was initially functioning in the S.T. Hindu College Premises with 120 students. At that time, we had three branches civil Engineering mechanical engineering and Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Then, it was shifted to the present campus spreading over 20 hectares in September 1963. The technical High school was then part of our institution till the year 1986. At present, the curriculam has blossomed into five diploma courses namely Civil, Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics and Electronics and Communication and computer Engineering, with an intake of 60 students in each branch together with 20 per cent of students through lateral entry. Besides, we have been offering part time diploma courses since the academic year 1978-79. The students in full time education have accured into 858 while those in part-time education have accumulated into 227.The modern teaching methodology assists the students in getting an all around view of engineering, technology and the entrepreneur world. The diligent faculty team of the college possesses hands-on experience and up to date knowledge of their subject and area of expertise. The infrastructure and facilities of Government Polytechnic College consists of spread-out campus alongside various amenities in the form of library, computer center, classrooms with proper teaching and learning aids, medical facilities etc. The institute seeks to place each of its students in an organization/company of great repute.

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Contact Details of Government Polytechnic College, Nagarcoil

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    04652 - 260326
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  • Address:
    Nagercoil - 629 004 Tamil Nadu, India

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