The Message From Principal
It gives me an immense pleasure to present brief idea of aims, objectives, environment, infrastructure, facilities, and faculties of our institution. As one of the premier institutions, G. P. Karad deals with large number of intelligent and aspiring students with the help of efficient and learned faculty members with enviable infrastructure. Government Polytechnic Karad is a stepping stone in the shine of Satara region. The Institute has given numerous engineers to the society since 1960. They are servings to the best of their capacity because of the strong foundation and platform provided by Government Polytechnic Karad. That’s why Institute has always been sought after by students all over Maharashtra. The cream and meritorious students are further trained and polished with required engineering skills and human values, so that our society gets skilled engineers and good human beings. Government Polytechnic Karad was established in the year 1957. It is located in the educational hub ‘Vidyanagar’. The institute has good campus located very near to Karad City. The institute offers six diploma courses viz. Civil Engineering ,Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering and Computer Engineering. At present Institute has 600 students intake capacity for six different courses at first year including 180 intake for Minority which started in 2012-13.
Dr. Rajendra Kashiram Patil
Karad is situated at the head on confluence of Krishna and Koyana river, famous by the name ‘Priti Sangam’. It is the holiestic city known as Dakshin Kashi of Maharashtra. The Karad is well connected by roads and rails. An Asian highway 47 passes through the city. Karad also has a Railway station on Pune Miraj rail route. The institute is having excellent internet and computer facilities, well-endowed laboratories and learning resource center, facilitating the career building of students. The institute has an active placement cell. Our alumni have a global presence and they have been acclaimed by the recruiters’ world over. I must say this with pride that our college has a rare distinction of nurturing students from every part of this country. We look forward to make our students realize their dreams of leading a flourishing career with a lot of passion. Our faculties are a team of motivated group offering untiring guidance in shaping the future of our students. We inculcate a sense of humility, simplicity and modesty into the student’s character and personality through the culture of honesty, sincerity and hard work. We, at Government polytechnic Karad are focusing on Education & Training, Teaching & Learning, Projects & Outreach through the Industry – Institution Interactions. As a head of the institute, I assure you that we are doing our best to take the institute to a next level of excellence whichever program interests you, I’m sure that you’ll be impressed by the preparation and focus of our dedicated faculties who will help to ensure that you gain the knowledge, skills and experiences you need to succeed in your career. I take this opportunity to extend my heartiest wishes to all students to achieve success at campus and future career initiatives.