Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow was established in the year of 1963 with three diploma courses, situated at Guru Govind Singh Marg, Charbagh, Lucknow in the capital of Uttar Pradesh. At the time of its start this was the only polytechnic it the state for imparting technical education to women and to develop their personality. The existing Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow was constructed under World Bank scheme, the institute being shifted from Guru Govind Singh Marg, Charbagh to the present Faizabad Road location, in the year of 1996 with the acquired land area of approximately 26.32 acres.
Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow has 95428.15 square meters of constructed floor area for 13 class rooms, 08 drawing halls, 16 laboratories,1 mechanical workshop, library, administrative building and building and building for student amenities. Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow is running 10 diploma courses at present in which two courses have been started in session 2001-02, the present available equipment in the institute are sufficient to impart training for diploma courses. Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow provides Diploma program to the college students.
Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow is located at Faizabad road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow has a rich library and well equipped learning resource center. There are 13211 text books, 8000 reference books, 755 general books in library. 86 educational video cassettes, 105 transparencies and 02 learning software. Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow has a 2 computer center in which 30 Pentium system. More than 60% course is hand on experience. 40% course is concerned with theoretical and analytical methods. Transparencies, video films, slides, models are used by teachers to make clear conception of complicated engineering process and theories.
Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow has three hostels having 04 seated rooms accommodation for 410 students with wooden cot, study table and chair and individual cupboard. There is 01 Girl's hostel having 60 seats capacity. Mess and common room facility is available in the hostel. Cycle & Scooter Stand, Co-operative Store are available in the institute.
Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow has one bus, one mini bus to take care of educational tours and industrial visits of students. A jeep is attached to Training & Placement Officer to keep interaction with industries for the placement of students. Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow is fully equipped with latest Machinery & Equipments to train the students to face the challenge of Modern Industries and conduct all the experiments and practical exercises as per the curriculum of the courses being run at this institute.
Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow has also the scheme of N.S.S (National Service Scheme). Various activities are carried out by the volunteers of this scheme, which include blood donation camps, tree plantation etc. Latest achievement of our Polytechnic is the first position in Inter – Polytechnic Table Tennis tournament held at G.P Sonepat in Sep 2006. And second position in Inter – Polytechnic Volley ball (shooting) held at G.P Nilokheri in Sep 2006.
Government Girls Polytechnic - Lucknow has been provided with the different workshops for the training of the students that have been equipped with a wide range of modern, automatic and high-tech machines being used in the industry for the production of various products as per the market requirement. The main shops available in the institution are: Welding Shop, Carpentry shop, Sheet metal shop, Painting shop, Foundry shop, Machine shop and Smithy shop.