Delhi is home to numerous reputed polytechnic colleges. In this post, I’ve compiled a list of the best polytechnic institutes located in Delhi. Students belonging to Delhi and nearby areas may use this list to choose an ideal college.
A Polytechnic college is an institute that offers different types of Diploma programs. State Governments across India have been establishing Polytechnics with the aim of imparting industry-specific skills and knowledge in students.
Delhi Government is following the same path. As a result, many quality Polytechnic institutes have been established there.
Unemployment is an issue that has been paralyzing India. It gives way to other issues such as poverty, increase in the rate of crimes etc. Polytechnic colleges, directly or indirectly, plays an important role in alleviating unemployment.
Lack of skills is a major reason responsible for unemployment among Indian youth. Employers are looking for candidates who possess relevant skills. But how can one develop useful skills, you may ask.
This is where Polytechnics come handy. These institutes offer job oriented Diploma programs. Normally, these courses are 3 years long (each). 2 years long courses also are being offered by these colleges.
These Diploma courses are aimed at imparting industry-specific knowledge and skills in students. By completing one such course, one will be able to acquire skills and knowledge, which can help one get hired.
Polytechnic colleges in Delhi are known to offer two types of Diploma programs –
- Diploma in Engineering (Technical) courses
- Non-Technical Diploma courses
Technical programs are Diploma in Engineering courses. Examples are – Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Diploma in Civil Engineering and Diploma in Electrical Engineering. Such programs last for a period of 3 years.
Non-technical programs develop relevant soft skills and useful knowledge. Examples are – Diploma in Office Automation, Diploma in Commercial Practice, Diploma in Business Management etc. Depending upon the course, the duration could be 2-3 years.
There are two types of Polytechnic colleges in Delhi. They are –
- Government colleges
- Self Financed colleges
Government colleges are funded and operated by the State Government. The Government bears much of the expenses. This is the main reason why these institutes charge very low fees.
Self Financed colleges are managed and operated by trusts or educational organizations/bodies. They charge relatively higher fees. But most of these institutes provide scholarships to deserving candidates though.
Come, let us check out the list of colleges now. Here it is –
List of Polytechnic Colleges in Delhi
Here are some of the prominent polytechnic colleges in Delhi –
- Delhi Institute of Tool Engineering
- Pusa Polytechnic
- Ambedkar Polytechnic
- Aditya Institute of Technology
- Aryabhat Polytechnic
- Guru Tegh Bahadur Polytechnic
- Bhai Parmanand Institute of Business Studies
- Meerabai Institute of Technology
- Sarada Ukil School of Art
- CR Rural Institute of Technology
- Rao Tula Ram Polytechnic
- GB Pant Polytechnic
- Baba Haridas College of Pharmacy
- SB College of Science and Technology
- Guru Nanak Dev Co-Ed Polytechnic
- Marathwada Institute of Technology
- Kasturba Polytechnic for Women
- Integrated Institute of Technology
- International Polytechnic for Women
The above list consists of Government, Aided and Self Financed colleges in Delhi. The list of not ranked in any order. It is just a random list. Readers may go through the list and choose the right college.
Here’s a list of Diploma courses offered by the above institutes –
- 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
If you want to secure admission into a reputed polytechnic college, you must crack relevant entrance exam. The relevant entrance exam in this case of Delhi CET. For more details about this test, check out this guide – Delhi CET 2019.