Government Polytechnic - Gorakhpur was established in the year 1909. Earlier it was known as Government Technical School. It was rechristened into Government Polytechnic in year 1958. Mr. A. Lindon, the founder Principal of Government Polytechnic - Gorakhpur 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 were launched / initiated in the Campus/Buildings of Government Polytechnic - Gorakhpur. A Building block is still known as Malviya Block in the Institute. Presently Mahamaya Polytechnic of Information and Technology Gorakhpur is running in our premises. The area of this institution is about 28.8 acres.
Government Polytechnic - Gorakhpur 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.
Eligibility Criteria:Passing Higher Secondary or equivalent is a must.Minimum of 40% in the qualifying exam.English should be one of the subjects.
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Automobile Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Production Engineering
- Paint Technology
- Plastic Mould Technology
Diploma: Academic Fees ( Annual Fees ) Rs. 17,500/-
Government Polytechnic - Gorakhpur has been provided with the different workshops for the training of the students that have been equipped with a wide range of modern, automatic and high-tech machines being used in the industry for the production of various products as per the market requirement. The main shops available in the institution are: Welding Shop, Carpentry shop, Sheet metal shop, Painting shop, Foundry shop, Machine shop and Smithy shop.
Air-conditioned hostel for students with all modern facilities.Facility of Wi-fi, power backup, ac mess etc.Security provided by guards and supervised by Wardons. Wi-Fi internet, television sets in common rooms,gymnasium,medical facilities.
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.
Medical services are provided in college campus.
Students have the facility of indoor & outdoor games e.g. cricket, football, table-tennis, badminton, etc.
Facilities :- Auditorium Computer Center The classrooms/ lecture halls in the college are fully furnished. Workshops Campus Placement Extra Curriculum Activities Cafeterias transportation conference hall
Institute also has an active placement cell. Placement cell has very good relations with a number of good companies/industries, which are known to provide good employment opportunities. The cell organizes campus interviews and visits by senior executives from potential employers for interaction with students in advance.