Government Polytechnic, Nagamangala is a premier technical institute of Karnataka state situated in Nagamangala. It was established in the year 2008 under Karnataka State Government.
Government Polytechnic is an AICTE approved institution run by Government of Karnataka and coming under the purview of Directorate of Technical Education. The institute is rendering yeomen service to the citizens of Nagamangala and surrounding areas by offering a three-year diploma program in various engineering courses. The training is rendered by well qualified dedicated staff with a supportive infrastructure.
Government Polytechnic, Nagamangala is currently being offered in the following departments.
Diploma in Civil Engineering
Diploma in Computer Science Engineering
Diploma in Electronics & Communication Engineering
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
Government Polytechnic, Nagamangala
National Service Scheme, under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. of India, popularly known as NSS was launched in Gandhiji’s Birth Centenary Year 1969, in 37 Universities involving 40,000 students with primary focus on the development of personality of students through community service. Today, NSS has more than 3.2 million student volunteers on its roll spread over 298 Universities and 42 (+2) Senior Secondary Councils and Directorate of Vocational Education all over the country. From its inception, more than 3.75 crores students from Universities, Colleges and Institutions of higher learning have benefited from the NSS activities, as student volunteers.
Motto: The motto of NSS: “NOT ME NOT YOU, BUT WE”. This reflects the essence of democratic living and upholds the need for selfless service.
The main objectives of NSS are to:
Understand the community in which they work
Understand themselves in relation to their community
Identify the needs and problems of the community and involve them in the problem-solving process
Develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility
Utilize their knowledge in finding a practical solution to individual and community problems
Develop competence required for group living and sharing of responsibilities
Gain skills in mobilizing community participation
Acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitude
Develop the capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters
Practice national integration and social harmony
Youth Red Cross
“Youth Red Cross” is the most important constituent of its parent organization, Indian Red Cross Society. It is a group activity organized within the college for students aged between 18 and 25 years. A qualified lecturer is recognized as the leader and he is called the programme officer. Under his guidance, the students are trained and encouraged to carry out the activities of the Red Cross Society.
Activities of Youth Red Cross Wing of Government Polytechnic, Nagamangala:
Promotion of health and hygiene
Service to others
Relief work during emergencies like flood, fire and other natural calamities
Avoidance of drugs-Say no use of drugs
Communal harmony-Conflict resolution
Health check camps
Activities conducted during the year 2012-13:
1) Eye Testing Camp. 2) Blood Donation Camp. 3) Guest Lectures on Health issues
This section actively organizes sports meet every year In Nagamangala stadium.
Separate hostel facilities for both boys & girls.
Well stocked library with latest books on technology, e-magazines & journals.
Spacious classrooms and drawing halls
Well equipped laboratories in each branch to impart practical training of latest technology
Computer labs with internet facility
Comprehensive library having more than 2000 volumes
Boy’s hostel having capacity to accommodate 150 inmates located close to the institute