Siliguri Government Polytechnic famously knows as Siliguri Polytechnic College is situated in the foothills of the Himalayas in Darjeeling District of West Bengal. Since the year of its establishment in 1995, the institute is serving as one of the Elite Polytechnic College in the North Bengal. The idea was to cater the growing needs of Technical education in the North Bengal. It was in this context, due to inadequacy in the number of engineering colleges the state have in North Bengal with the amount of Non- technical graduates passing every year, the Government took the initiative to establish an Engineering hub in Siliguri (Unofficial Headquarter of North Bengal) with a view to ensure the proper planning and coordinated development of Technical Education.
The college is serving as the prime destination for quality education service for the students based on the different districts of North Bengal as now they don’t have to go as far away as Delhi, Chennai, and Bangalore etc. for technical/professional education. The institute has become one of the best government polytechnic colleges in West Bengal.
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Affiliations, Recognition, and other Achievement:
- Siliguri Government Polytechnic is under Department of Science and Technology and is affiliated to West Bengal State council of technical education (WBSCTE).
- The Institute welcomes its students with its well qualified and experienced faculty from different institutions and leaders from IT department. It also Provides Ragging free campus in accordance with AICTE.
- Training in presentation skills, GD and PI and Allied Areas with the help of language lab. Students Activity Centre (SAC) to promote Extra & Co-Curricular activities.
Courses Offered by Siliguri Government Polytechnic:
3 years Diploma Engineering Courses:
|1||Diploma in Architectural Assistantship||DAA|
|2||Diploma in Computer Science and Technology||DCST|
|3||DIPLOMA in CIVIL ENGINEERING||DCE|
|4||DIPLOMA in ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING||DEE|
|5||Diploma in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering||DEIE|
|6||Diploma in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering||DETE|
|7||Diploma in Pharmacy||D.Pharm|
- Separate hostels for boys and girls dedicated cafeteria, 24-hour power supply, transport, housekeeping and medical care.
- Siliguri Government Polytechnic provides Hygienic, multi-cuisine vegetarian canteen for both resident students and day scholars.
- Centralized Library. Reference material available in the library for various courses.
- Highly equipped Computer lab for Scholar with high-speed Internet connectivity and 24*7 Power supply.
- The campus has indoor and outdoor sports facilities for its students and staff.
- The campus has an audio-video room where students can keep track of latest news & events.
- Highly equipped lab with the latest aid on research and analysis wing.
- For admission in The Diploma courses of the Siliguri Government Polytechnic, candidates must have passed 10th or equivalent from a recognized Board of Education.
- Admission is made through JEXPO conducted every year in the month of April by West Bengal State council of technical education (WBSCTE).
- The college also provides admission through lateral entry scheme for Diploma and Degree courses. Candidate with 12th Science or with Vocational / Technical degree like ITI with an appropriate specialization can apply for a diploma. A candidate has to clear VOCLET Exams to avail Lateral Entry Scheme.
|S. No||Course Offered||Fees (Annum)|
|1||Diploma in Architectural Assistantship||Rs 895/-|
|2||Diploma in Computer Science and Technology||Rs 895/-|
|3||DIPLOMA in CIVIL ENGINEERING||Rs 895/-|
|4||DIPLOMA in ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING||Rs 895/-|
|5||Diploma in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering||Rs 895/-|
|6||Diploma in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering||Rs 895/-|
|7||Diploma in Pharmacy||Rs 895/-|
Siliguri Government Polytechnic, Siliguri has an average placement service. Though the full-fledged training and placement cell in the college are working too hard to get some of the top-notch companies for the campus placements but a vision of 100% placement is still is in the basket. The Training and placement cell is providing a better understanding of career and quality materials to the students and is also assisting training and internship programs to the students. Some of the Programs conducted by the college to assist students are as follows.
- Personality development
- Communication skill
- Career planning
- Development of entrepreneurship
College Review by Edufever:
Siliguri Government Polytechnic, Siliguri renders Technology Support Service in the areas of IT, Electronics, Architectural Assistantship, and quality Health assurance Pharmacy hence making all of its courses good and upgraded. Faculties are highly trained; infrastructure is up to the mark. Highly equipped labs add flying colors to its destiny and hence making this institution recommendable in the field of engineering. Edufever gives this college 3 out of 5 on its rating scale.
Siliguri Government Polytechnic, Siliguri
Post Office: Dabgram, District: Darjeeling
Pin Code: 734 406, Siliguri, West Bengal
Email: [email protected]
Phone Number(s): +91 353 259 6277