Vision: To be the premier institute providing quality education to the students in order to make them ideal citizens to serve the community for its enrichment and advancement.
Mission: To achieve excellence in technical education through continuous up gradation and improvement to contribute to the well-being of human kind.
Core values: Leadership, integrity, humanism, trust and creativity.
Credo: Setting high standards in engineering excellence and ethical conduct.
The college aims at providing quality and practical-based technical education to the students so as to enable them to face the rigorous challenges with grit and determination thrown up by globalized competition. In addition, it is also our constant endeavour to imbibe all the qualities of head and heart in our budding scholars. Stress is laid not only on the development of soft skills and other managerial skills to help them move up fast on the ladder of success in the corporate world, but emphasis is also laid on inculcating moral and social values so as to make them useful members of the society.
To meet the ever-increasing demand for competent technocrats by the industrial sector at the global level, the Govt. Polytechnic College, Khunimajra (Mohali) was established by the Punjab Govt in the year 1996 as a co-educational institute. Initially, two diploma courses were started during the same year in the two important streams of Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering with an intake of 40 students in each trade. Later on, not only were two new courses of Electronics & Communication Engineering and Computer Engineering started in the college from July 2004, but the intake of the students was also enhanced from forty to sixty in each course. A new course, namely Medical Lab Technology has been proposed to be started from the session 2010. The college, with its campus spread over an area of 17 acres approximately, is located at a distance of about 2kms from Kharar bus stand on the Kharar-Banur road. Located in the vicinity of Mohali, the college has come to be recognized as a premier co-educational institution imparting technical education. Besides catering to the requirements of the tri-city of Mohali-Chandigarh-Panchkula, students from all over Punjab and neighbouring states strive to seek admission in this college.
The institution is presently offering the following courses:
|1||Diploma in Mechanical Engineering||3 Years||60|
|2||Diploma in Electrical Engineering||3 Years||60|
|3||Diploma in Computer Engineering||3 Years||60|
|4||Diploma in Electronics & Communication Engineering||3 Years||90|
|5||Diploma in Modern Office Practice||3 Years||30|
|6||Diploma in Medical Lab Technology||3 Years||40|
All the above courses are duly approved by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and the college is affiliated to the Punjab State Board of Technical Education & Industrial Training, Chandigarh.
Admission to the various streams of Engineering/Technology for three years diploma programme is made through centralized counselling conducted by Punjab State Board of Technical Education & Industrial Training, Chandigarh.