This institution was established in the year 1909. Earlier it was known as Government Technical School. It was rechristened into Government Polytechnic Gorakhpur in year 1958. Mr. A. Lindon, the founder Principal of this institution nurtured/served this institution till 1921. Institutions and organizations viz. Baba Raghav Das Medical College, Gorakhpur, Madan Mohan Malviya Engineering College, Gorakhpur and Doordarshan Kendra Gorakhpur, MMIT Hariharpur, Gorakhpur, MMIT Maharajganj, Govt. Polytechnic Puraina, Maharajganj were launched / initiated in the Campus/Buildings of this institution. A Building block is still known as Malviya Block in the Institute. The area of this institution is about 28.8 acres.
The institute was awarded for its proficiency and excellence in the year 2008 by the Board of Technical Education Uttar Pradesh for its students who have secured merit positions in the State for three consecutive years.The institution organizes seminars and events for the entrepreneurship development from time to time. The institution organizes campus interviews for the placement of students.
The institution has a rich library which is situated in the Malviya Block. The details of books/magazines available in this library are as following: Number of text books – 28643 Number of reference books – 2500 Number of magazines (Monthly/Weekly) – 2 Employment Newspaper (Weekly) – 1 Daily Newspapers (Hindi/English) – 4 The institution has facilities for indoor and outdoor games comprising of Table Tennis, Volleyball, Badminton and Track & field events.
Our mission is to impart quality education to achieve excellence in teaching learning and research and to provide skill oriented training to students to meet the need of the industry and society.
To promote indigenous technology to replace the imported technology with the aim to implement “make in India” motto in collaboration with industry institute introduction and partnership.
To achieve and maintain the status of reputed institute of excellence in technical education & produce world class technocrats with competent skills in various technologies for serving the society.
Government Polytechnic Gorakhpur is one of the most prestigious institutions of learning in Gorakhpur district in uttar Pradesh and is running with innovation, creativity, human intelligence and patience. This institute provides technical education and technical education is the backbone of every nation.The main focus of the institution is to empower students with sound knowledge, wisdom , experience, and training both at the academic level of Engineering and in the highly competitive global industrial market. This institute has well equipped labs, Computer centre, library, talented and dedicated faculty members to help students in attaining high standards in academics and professional skills.
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