The Rajiv Gandhi Government Polytechnic (Formerly Arunachal Pradesh Polytechnic), has been set up under the Technician Education Project-III of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India with the financial assistance from World Bank.
The first and one of its kind institution started functioning from the academic year 2002-03 as an autonomous institute of Government of Arunachal Pradesh to generate skilled technicians suitable to the state’s human resource requirement by offering three year diploma programs. The Institute has obtained ISO 900 I : 2008 certifications to ensure the effectiveness of the system. It has been taken over by the Government of Arunachal Pradesh w.eJ. I stJuly 2007.
The technical education provided here is accessible, innovative and relevant to the needs of the individual, community and the industry as well.The curricula of the different programs have been developed within the approved norms of All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) by the National Institute of Technical Teachers’ Training and Research (NITTTR), Bhopal.The academic & examination activities are monitored by the Arunachal Pradesh State Council for Technical Education (APSCTE).
Apart from regular diploma programs, the Institute also offers continuing education programs for working professionals & community. The institute is committed to provide its students state of art technical training with meticulously planned strategic sessions.
The institute campus is located in a sprawling 32 acres of land on the bank of Senki River in a picturesque, calm and is situated near Dera Natung Government College,VivekVihar,ltanagar.
Mrs. Sonia Gandhi, Chairperson UPA, taking round of the Institution