Government Polytechnic College - GPC Kotkapura - GPC
The main objective of the college is to provide Technical Education at Diploma level, thus preparing technicians of a level comparable to the best in the country keeping in view the need of the industry. Students apart from being prepared for industrial jobs are also trained for self-employment. They are made self sufficient and enterprising so as to be able to understand profitable ventures. Above all a sense of discipline is inculcated in the students making them useful & responsible citizens. Extracurricular activities are given a special emphasis in the institution for an all round development of the students. The students are encouraged to participate in sports and other competitions.The institution has established an Industry Institute Interaction Cell under the World Bank assisted projects to facilitate interaction and co-ordination with industries so as to make technical education relevant to current needs.A modern Polytechnic College for all practical purposes is like an in house industry and it must gear up to face the new challenge of future for better service to mankind. The new challenge posed to the Polytechnic Colleges demand breaking innovation beyond class-room teaching and input constrained output. These challenges may be overcome by having more industry institute interactions, which will improve the status of Polytechnic College. Wherever we go people express their very genuine concern regarding fast expansion of technical education and non-availability of jobs. It is a very difficult task to answer as the scenario which is emerging is quite confusing at this point of time. But the hope is that this vast pool of qualified young generation would itself be a tremendous force which create job opportunities. To gives push to this force in positive direction the technical institutes would have to tighten their belts and work hard to improve level of the education they provide.
Government Polytechnic College provides placement assistance to all its students. The dedicated placement cell regularly conducts grooming sessions of the students in areas like soft skills, interview facing skills, behavioral skills hereby making them industry-fit. In the recent years the college has witnessed some well known recruitment companies walking-in and being invited for campus placements.