Principal’s Message

Dr. Dattatray Manoharrao Garge

 I am delightened to welcome you to Government Polytechnic Kolhapur, established in 1961 and first autonomous polytechnic of Maharashtra, having autonomy since 1992.

 Government Polytechnic Kolhapur is one of the oldest and biggest polytechnic of Kolhapur district. Apart from Diploma education, Govt. Polytechnic Kolhapur is doing excellent work in SKILL INDIA, as per mission of our Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modiji. Institute also runs community college in Foundry Technology, awarding D.Voc , Advanced Diploma and B.Voc . Community college is one of the best performing college in National level. Center of Excellence in Gems and Jewellary is also one of the feature of college , running short term courses for local jeweller affiliated to Gems and Jewellary Sector Skill Council.

 Institute also has sand reclamation project in collaboration with IIT Mumbai and Tata Center for Technology Design. Institute have Yamaha Training School, Siemen’s CNC Lab, Community development through polytechnic and Kaushalya Vikas Yojana.

 Our pioneer work in Skill development recognized by ISTE Delhi, by awarding ISTE Best Polytechnic Award 2018 for Maharashtra and Goa.

 I am proud of our achievements in last six decades. Institute staff is committed for all round development of students.

Institute runs HAPPINESS PROGRAM of Shri Shri Ravi Shankarji for students and staff for the last three years.

Through the message, Personally I am looking for all round co-operation from all concerned.