Goalpara Polytechnic, affiliated to SCTE (State Council for Technical Education) is one of the 11 new polytechnics (PACKAGE NO. POLY-14) starting their session from 1st August 2017 (2017-18). It is located on a sprawling area of 30 Bighas (9.17 Acres) of land at East Goalpara of Goalpara District and D N Singha Stadium in the west, Beltola Chariali in the north, ITI- Goalpara in the south and green residential area in the east. It is 20 minutes away from the Goalpara Town Railway Station and 10 minutes away from the bus stand. The location of the institute is very beautiful and surrounded by greenery. The Goalpara Polytechnic got AICTE approval for the diploma courses of Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering vide Letter No: F. No. Eastern/2017/1-3399607211 Date 30-April-2017.
On 2011, Government of Assam has decided to establish 21 new polytechnics in 21 districts as per centrally funded scheme and one new polytechnic at Titabor, Jorhat under State Funded scheme. For theses 21 polytechnics, Additional Secretary to the Government of Assam, Higher Education Department has requested The Commissioner & Special Secretary to Government of Assam, PWD (Building and NH) to furnish DPR (for Civil Work) of Rs. 8.00 Core on 10th October, 2011.
Cost of construction and procurement of Laboratory equipments, furniture etc are as under vide Memo No ATE.34/2011/Pt/62 Dated Dispur the 10th October, 2011 and Memo No PMA(H)185/2016/163-A Dated Dispur the 30th November, 2016 are:
Civil Works = 8.00 Crores
Laboratory Equipments = 358.96579 Lakhs
Furnitures = 56.03421 Lakhs
Library Books = 15.00 Lakhs
Total = 12.30 Crores (1st Phase)
|12||Dima Hasao (N.C. Hills)||Haflong|
|15||Udalguri||As per decided by BTC|
|16||Chirrang||As per decided by BTC|
|17||Baksa||As per decided by BTC|
|18||Kamrup Rural||Baihata Chariali|
Among all the mentioned polytechnics, this year (2017-18), 11 new polytechnics will commence their session (Districts with bold and italics in the table above). Goalpara Polytechnic is one of these 11 new polytechnics with intake capacity of 180 students (60 in each branch).
Goalpara Polytechnic is located in Goalpara East in the Goalpara District. It’s in 10 minutes away from the main town. The 1st phase construction work is 100% completed. The work structure as on July 2017 is as follows:
Physical Progress of Goalpara Polytechnic
|1||Institute Building Academic||100%|
|2||Institute Building Administrative||100%|
|7||Deep tubewell boring||100%|
|1||Internal Electrification||98%||Some light fitting to be done
|2|| External Electrification ||98%||Transformer charging yet to be done|
Financial Progress of Goalpara Polytechnic: Rs. 7,00,40,738.00
Additional Estimate Submitted for the following work:
|Sl.No||Item||Estimated Amount (Rs.)|
|2||Twin type fourth Gr. Quarter||12,26,710.55|
|3||Interlocking Block Approach||56,32,666.06|
|5||Main Outlet Drain||7,54,107.70|
|7||AC Machine in Seminar Hall(Administrative Building)||3,14,000.00|
Additional Estimate Amount: Rs. 3,05,49,677.60
Number of students enrolled in last 2 years: 320
Information on Infrastructure and other Resources available:
Number of classrooms: 13
Size: 60.9 sqm
Number of tutorial rooms: 3
Size: 32.66 sqm
Number of laboratories: 14
Size: 27 sqm
Number of drawing halls: 1
Number of computer centres: 3
Central Examination Facility:
Number of Rooms: 9
Barrier Free built Environment for Disabled and Elderly persons: Yes
Fire and safety certificate: A/F
Hostel facilities: Girls hostel is been provided.
Girls hostel is been provided inside the college campus with an estimated cost of Rs 3000 per month for Boarding and Lodging.
Number of Titles: 143
Number of Volumes: 3193
Number of Journals: 8
Employment News: 1
Internet Bandwidth: 2 mbps
Number and configuration of system: 40 computers with 64-bit windows 10 and 4GB RAM.
Total number of system configured by LAN: NIL
Total number of system connected by WAN: NIL
Major software packages available: Dev C++, Visual Basic, Avira Anti-Virus, AnyDesk, JAVA JDK,Acrobat Reader, Net Beans, MikTex, PLC, UTM software etc.
Special purpose facilities available: NIL
List of facilities available:
Games and sports facilities: Volleyball, football, Cricket, badminton, carom, chess.
Extra-curricular activities: Painting, Debate, Drama, Singing, Dancing, Poetry.
Soft skill development facilities: Mock interviews, Group Discussions, Resume/CV making, Presentations.