Welcome to Government Polytechnic, Dumka
Govt Polytechnic, Dumka was established in 1964. Its First Principal was Sri J. N.Chaterjee. It is situated on Dumka Pakur road at about 5 KM from Dumka headquarter. Dumka is one of the oldest districts of Jharkhand state under Santhal Pargana. Jharkhand is a newly born state and it came into existence on 15th November 2000 as the 28th state of the Indian union. It spreads tantalizingly over Chhotanagpur plateau and Santhal Parganass.This homeland of tribal is full of stunning landscapes, majestic mountains, verdant valleys and serpentine rivers. Dumka District is at 86 16" Northlatitude and 87 15" East longitude. It is situated at the height of 472 ft from the sea level. The District has an area of 3716.02 Sq. KM. and consists of only one sub division namely Dumka. Its first branch was civil with an intake of 60 students. Then Electrical Mechanical introduced in 1978 with an intake of 15 in each branch. From 1978 civil branch capacity reduced to 20 students. Presently it has four branch. Mechanical, Civil, Electrical & computer Science & Engg. IT branch has been closed since 2010.
Government Polytechnic Dumka has a wealth of talent and knowledge with qualified faculty and high merit students. Equipped with good physical facilities in the form of buildings,lecture halls,laboratories,workshops,hostels etc. with skilled technicians for adoption of appropriate technologies,we consistently adapt to the changing needs through continuous up gradation of all our resources.Our organization,is commited towards imparting education which as defined by Swami Vivekananda says "Education should be man-making,life giving and character building".