Govt. Polytechnic For Women - GPW Sirsa - GPW
Govt. Polytechnic for Women, Sirsa is situated at a distance of about 5 Kms. from main bus stand and about 4 Kms. from the Railway Station of the City in the vicinity of Civil Hospital. This institute started functioning during the session 1985-86 with an annual intake of 30 students. Govt. Polytechnic for Women, Sirsa came into being in the year 1985 under the Technical Education Deptt., Haryana with the objective of providing technical education to women . It was functioning as a guest institute in Govt. Polytechnic , Sirsa . Initially , two diploma courses were started namely : Diploma in Electronics & TV Engg. Diploma in Secretarial Practice & Stenography having intake of 15 students each. The institute was shifted in its own campus in March '92 and the intake was increased to 45 in Electronics & TV Engg. and 30 in Secretarial Practice & Stenography from the session 1992-93 with the starting of world-bank project. Two new diploma courses namely : Diploma in Computer Engg. Diploma in Architectural Assistantship were introduced from the session 1993-94 with intake of 30 students each. The existing diplomas were covered under the modernization scheme of the world bank project . A new diploma course i.e. Diploma in Information Technology has been introduced from the session 1999-2000 and all the diploma courses have been rationalized with a uniform intake of 40 students each . The name of SP & S has been renamed Modern Office Practice from the session 2001-2002. All the courses are of three years duration and on semester pattern . The courses are approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) and affiliated to the State Board of Technical Education , Haryana. The institution is run under the Principal of Er. Rajbir Kadian (M.E. Civil Engg)
Govt. Polytechnic For Women 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.