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GPC Villupuram

Government Polytechnic College

Tamil Nadu
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Government Polytechnic College is situated at Kattuvannanjur Village, Sankarapuram (Tk.), Villupuram Dt 606401 in Viluppuram.

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Courses Offered

Diploma in Computer Science Engineering (Lateral Entry)
  • 2 Years
  • Diploma
  • Engineering
Diploma in Electronics & Communication Engineering (Lateral Entry)
  • 2 Years
  • Diploma
  • Engineering
Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (Lateral Entry)
  • 2 Years
  • Diploma
  • Engineering
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Lateral Entry)
  • 2 Years
  • Diploma
  • Engineering
Diploma in Civil Engineering (Lateral Entry)
  • 2 Years
  • Diploma
  • Engineering

Government Polytechnic College - GPC Villupuram - GPC

Government Polytechnic College, Sankarapuram is one of the seven polytechnics founded in 2013 as announced by the CM of Tamil Nadu under the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Rule 110. It was initially functioning in the Government Boys Higher Secondary School Campus, Sankarapuram. Later, it was shifted to the present own place which is situated at 2 km from the Central Bus Stand, Sankarapuram, on the Poikunam Road.At present, the curriculum has blossomed into five diploma courses namely Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics& Communication Engineering and Computer Science Engineering with an intake of 60 students in each branch together with 20 per cent of students through lateral entry. The candidates who complete the Xth Standard are eligible for admission in our Polytechnic Colleges as per the qualification prescribed by Directorate of Technical Education, Chennai.HSC / Xth standard with 2 years ITI students can directly join the second year of the three year Diploma programme under Lateral Entry System and their intake is restricted to 20% of the sanctioned intake of the First year Diploma courses. Before the admission process is started, the required qualifications such as Age, Marks required, and Number of Seats in the various categories etc. are published in the leading dailies so that students can decide their choice of course well in advance. The polytechnic seats are offered considering the merit and also community reservation system of State Government of Tamil Nadu. The selected students has to pay Rs.2000 annually as development fees and special fees.

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Why join Government Polytechnic College Sankarapuram


Institute has well equipped class rooms.



5 Type Courses Available

  • 5 Diploma Courses

Government Polytechnic College Placements

With focus on the Knowledge-based economy, pioneering efforts are being undertaken to exhibit the talents of our students. The Placement cell of Government Polytechnic College Sankarapuram helps the student community to achieve self-reliance through income generation in terSelvi of employment & entrepreneurship.


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A library with a reading room is available for the use of the staff and the students of the Polytechnic college. A free boarding and lodging boys hostel operated in this polytechnic through the most backward class welfare department with 100 students capacity. Students are provided with the facility of Free Medical Consultation. Medical Check-up of the students is carried out by the part-time Doctor.


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