Government Polytechnic, Gadchiroli is a state-run technical education institute with campus based in Gadchiroli town. The institute was established in 1985 by Government of Maharashtra with Civil and Mechanical Engineering diploma programs. Later, in 1995 the institute also started to offer diploma programs in Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering and in 2007Computer Engineering diploma programme. Spread in twenty acres land having main administrative buildings, workshop, two boys’ hostel, girls’ hostel, sport ground, gymnasium, cafeteria and staff quarters, the institute is situated in calm and pleasant environment.
At present, the institute offers following diploma courses,
- Civil Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Electronics & Telecommunication
- Computer Engineering Programme.
Located in Naxal affected tribal area, the
institute is committed to offer excellence technical skill education to students to face global challenges and become competent to lead quality life by sustaining environment. Alumni of the institute are either entrepreneurs or holding responsible positions in a renowned industries and institutions. Having well qualified teaching staff, modernized laboratories and infrastructure, the institute has been serving the society since its establishment. The institute expects the students to maintain discipline, a healthy and pleasant atmosphere both in and out of the campus and show their active participation not only acquiring technical knowledge but also in extracurricular activity.
To Build Strong Nation through Upgradation of Society
To promulgate technical knowledge and thereby, contribute to social,
cultural and economic development of tribal and all types of society in the
To maintain highest possible quality of fundamental technological programs for developing competent, cultural and responsible human resources.
To extend engineering facilities to stakeholders.
To develop entrepreneurship amongst the students.
A library, The Knowledge Resource center is the backbone of academic and research of the institute. It is well stocked with a collection of books, journals and periodicals including the most recent publication in diverse
areas of diploma course.
- Reference book : 12335
- Projects : 1474
- Book Bank : 8714
- Social welfare books : 15599
Apart from this collection the library also provides daily newspaper and
magazines in different languages.
Residential facility to students
for all the students admitted to the various diploma Programmes. There are two hostel
buildings for boys and one separate building for girls. Hostel administration is managed by Rector and supported by administrative staff appointed by the Principal on a tenure basis. Students have representation from among them on mess body.
- Boys Hostel 1 (Satpuda) : 180 students’ capacity.
- Boys Hostel 2 (Wainganga) : 100 students’ capacity.
- Girls Hostel (Sahyadri) : 180 students’ capacity.
Residential facility to staff
The institute has a separate guestroom for visiting parents and dignitaries. The residential staff quarters located within the campus with both independent houses and flats.
The workshop is one of the most important part of the institute for conducting practical sessions for students. It is also involved in different types of maintenance related works for the institute. The workshop has well equipped with all heavy-duty machines like Lathe Machines, Radial Drilling Machine And Universal Milling Machine, etc.
Material Testing and Third-Party Technical Audit
Apart from academic activities, the Applied Mechanics Department has actively involved in testing of civil and structural engineering materials like concrete, steel, bricks, aggregates, etc. The Urban development Ministry of Govt. Of Maharashtra has approved this institute to conduct third party technical audit of civil works constructed by Municipal Council and Nagarpanchayat of domestic district and others district vide Govt. Resolution No. 2016/335/UD-33/ Ministry Mumbai 400032, dated 28th March, 2018.
Student Cooperative store
Keeping in mind that students get all required stationary and learning material under one roof, at reasonable rates, the cooperative store runs within the campus. The store is registered unit with cooperative department of Government of Maharashtra. The material like stationary, journal files, calculators, drawing sheets, laboratory manuals etc. are available in the store.
Water treatment plant
There is a separate water treatment plant available exclusively for the institute. Raw water from Wainganga river pumped to purification plant and then stored to overhead water tank in campus. Then after by gravity it is distributed in campus.
Cafeteria is located in the premises of the institute. The precaution has been taken to provide healthy and fresh food during working hours.
For regular work out, the institute has gym with modern equipment to promote physical fitness among the students.