Government Polytechnic Porbandar was established in 1960 at Porbandar.
Initially institute was running courses for Diploma in Mechanical, Civil and Electrical Engineering. Based on the need of industries, other Diploma courses Computer and Transportation Engineering started in 2007.
Adopting “Need Based Teaching and Value Based Learning”, GOVERNMENT POLYTECHNIC, PORBANDAR, will acts a hub in the area of technical education, emphasizing the all round development of students. Identifying the needs of industries, making teaching- learning a vibrant system for producing highly qualified technician engineers to share technological and economic development, and the ultimate endeavor is to mold, refine and prepare strong world class manpower for our great nation.
The institution is committed to the cause of dynamic hub for integrated technical education catering to the changing needs of human resources while achieving highest level of teaching –learning skills, quality and contributing to the technological excellence.