In the socio-economic development of the country, Technical and vocational education and training (TVET) plays a vital role. A technologist is a professional trained in certain aspects of development and implementation of a respective area of technology.
Technicians are skilled workers who work with complex systems or perform highly technical mechanical or diagnostic tests. Depending on the field, technicians may work independently or under the direction of a professional. Technicians can work indoors or might be spend most of their time outside. Associate engineers work as supervisor of handling engineering works and play a role of bridge between engineers/technologist and skilled workforce.
Taking importance of TVET, Government polytechnic institute mardan was established in 2010 . initially only civil technology trade was started. Later on two other trades i.e Petrochemical and Architecture was started. Now the institute comprises of three trades.A large number of the students of Govt Polytechnic Institute Mardan have a positive contribution in the uplifting of the society. It is sure that the journey for continuous improvement will go on in future.
Our objective is to build our nation with quality education, moral training and character building. We are optimistic that students will be benefitted from conductive teaching learning process of Govt Polytechnic Institute Mardan and it will enhance their skills. There are numerous of expectation of parents, teachers and the society from young generation. We are providing such environment to our students so that they may fulfill it to the best of their performance.
The college is situated on Nowshera Road Mardan having a vast area comprising of a lush green lawns. The college have a state of the art building comprising of Administration block, Civil, Petrochemical and Architecture trades, hostel availability , Labs, Workshops equipped with machinery, appliance etc. are available for practical grooming of the students. A computer lab having latest Model Computers is also available to supplement befitting pursuit of Technical Education by the Students.
GPI Mardan offers the classes in both morning shift and self financed based evening shift in all the three trades. For Assesment and evaluation, GPI mardan is affiliated with Board of Technical education (BTE) Peshawar. The college have a quota seats from FATA, Gilgit Baltistan, Army, Employees son, TSC which contributes to sharing of culture abd other good practices between the students.