Government Polytechnic college, Batala has been doing its best in the sphere of technical education for the last about forty three years. This college is situated on Kahnuwan Road approx. 2 Kms from the bus-stand about 2.5 Kms  from the Railway Station on the outskirts of historic city of Batala (Distt. Gurdaspur). The nearest airport is Rajasansi International Airport, Amritsar, which is about 45 Kms from the college.

          The first batch of students was admitted to Civil, Electrical & Mechanical Engg. in July, 1964. Subsequently four years Part Time Diploma in Civil, Electrical & Mechanical Engineering were started in July, 1980. Three year Diploma in Electronics Communication Engineering and Chemical Engineering were introduced August, 1994 and August, 1995 respectively.

          It has well planned campus spread over an area of 23 acres. The campus is equipped with Post Office, Bank Extension Counter, Dispensary, and other facilites essential for the community living.

04 Students (Chemical Engg 2014 Batch) Selected by Mahindra & Mahindra, Swaraj tractor Division, Mohali after test at M&M premises, Mohali on October 06, 2014....                   Swachh Bharat Abhyannbsp (Visit Activities)                  Congratulations!!! A Student of Chemical Engg 2014 Batch selected by Trident Group at a high package of Rs. 6,00,000/- per annum (Rupees Six lakh per Year)....                   05 Students (Chemical Engg 2014 Batch) Selected by I O L Chemical & Pharma Ltd, Barnala after test and interview at their premises, Barnala on August 14, 2014....                   02 Students (Mechanical Engg 2014 Batch) and 01 Girl Student (Chemical Engg 2014 Batch) Selected by Mahindra & Mahindra, Swaraj tractor Division, Mohali after test at M&M premises, Mohali on July 15, 2014....                   * Mahindra & Mahindra Swaraj Division Off Campus Interview conducted at company premises on July15, 2014 for Chemical & Mechanical Engg, Students*                   * HMEL Guru Gobind Singh Refinery, Bathinda conducted Campus Interview for Chemical Engineering Boys on June 18, 2014 at our college*Visit Activities*                    * Congratulation Boys!! GPC Batala Boys bagged overall 1st position at Youth Festival (Boys) - 2014 * Visit Activities *                    * 15 students (Chemical Engg.) selected by HMEL Guru Gobind Singh Refinery, Bathinda at a package of Rs. 2,40,000/- per annum through Campus Interview conducted on June 13, 2013 at our college*                    * State Level Job Fair for Polytechnic Students at C T Institue, Jalandhar on April 22nd & 23rd, 2013*                    * District level Blood Donation Camp was organised by N.S.S. unit of the college on March 22, 2013 (Visit Activities)*                    * Annual Athletic Meet was held at college on March 14-15, 2013 (Visit Activities)*                    * Congratulation Girls ! GPC Girls did no less than boys and won three prizes in Choreography, Fancy Dress & GIDHA at Youth Festival (Girls)- 2013 (Visit Activities)*                    *Seminar against Female Foeticide organised by NSS Unit on International Women's day-March 08, 2013 (Visit Activities)*                   *Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp organised on March 06-07, 2013 (Visit Activities)*                   * Congratulation Boys ! GPC Batala Boys bagged 2nd position in Choreography, 3rd position in Fancy Dress and gave a Fantastic performance in BHANGRA at Youth Festival (Boys)- 2013 * Visit Activities *                     * Students are advised to visit Student Notice Board regularly *                     * Celebrated National Voter's Day on Jan 25 & Republic Day on Jan 26, 2013 (Visit Activities) *                    
* Government Polytechnic College, Batala *