In this post, I’ve listed down some of the best Government Aided Polytechnic colleges in Tamil Nadu. If you are looking for the best aided institute, this post will be of help to you.
For list of Government institutes, check out this guide – list of Government polytechnic colleges in Tamil Nadu. For list of private institutes, check out this guide – Private polytechnic colleges in Tamil Nadu.
What’s a polytechnic college all about, you may ask. It is an educational institute that offers different types of diploma courses and vocational training to eligible candidates.
Which section of students do these institutes cater to, you may ask. Polytechnic colleges caters to the needs of 10th and 12th pass students. These institutes offer wide variety of Diploma programs to these students. Some vocational courses offered by these institutes can be pursued after completing even 8th class.
Which are the popular courses offered by these institutes, you may ask. Polytechnic colleges are well known for offering Diploma in Engineering, Non-Technical Diploma programs and vocational training programs.
Diploma in Engineering is a technical course. The course duration is 3 years. Non-Technical Diploma courses could be anywhere between 2-3 years long. Vocational training program like D.Voc. is 3 years long.
In case you don’t know – there exists three main types of polytechnic colleges in Tamil Nadu – Government colleges, aided colleges and private colleges. This classification has been done on the basis of the organization that owns and manages the institute.
I’ve already listed down popular Government and aided colleges. Now it is time to compile a list of Government aided polytechnics in Tamil Nadu. Here’s the list –
List of Government aided polytechnic colleges in Tamil Nadu
Here are some of the popular Government aided polytechnic colleges in Tamil Nadu –
- PTLC Naicker Polytechnic College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
- Ramakrishna Mission Polytechnic College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
- Bhaktavatsalam Polytechnic College, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu
- AMK Technological Polytechnic College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
- Rajagopal Polytechnic College, Gudiyattam, Tamil Nadu
- Muthiah Polytechnic College, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu
- CIT Sandwich Polytechnic College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
- Sri Krishna Polytechnic College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
- EIT Polytechnic College, Kavindapadi, Tamil Nadu
- Sakthi Polytechnic College, Sakthi Nagar, Tamil Nadu
- SSM Polytechnic College, Komarapalayam, Tamil Nadu
- VD Polytechnic College, Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu
- Pattukkottai Polytechnic College, Pattukkottai, Tamil Nadu
- AP Polytechnic College, Palani, Tamil Nadu
- RS Polytechnic College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
- Annamalai Polytechnic College, Chettinad, Tamil Nadu
- MS Polytechnic College, Kilakarai, Tamil Nadu
- AG Polytechnic College, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu
- Kamaraj Polytechnic College, Pazhavilai, Tamil Nadu
- NPA Centenary Polytechnic College, Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu
- GRG Polytechnic College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
- Padmabhushan Sri NRA Memorial Polytechnic College, Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu
- ANJA Polytechnic College, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu
- ADJD Polytechnic College, Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu
These colleges are private institutes. But they receive partial funding and support from the Government of TN.
Diploma and vocational courses offered by these colleges span disciplines and trades such as –
- Civil Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Electronics Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Automobile Engineering
- Computer Application and Business Management
- Commercial Practice
- Die and Tool Making
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Electronics and Communication
- Telecommunication Engineering
- Electronics Production Technology
- Chemical Engineering
- Applied Electronics
- Medical Electronics
- Computer Hardware Maintenance
- QS and CM
- Biomedical Engineering