Polytechnic courses or diploma courses in engineering allow candidates to gain skills in specialized areas. One can pursue polytechnic courses in streams of Mechanical engineering and civil engineering. The professional degree course allows the candidate to get a good career within a short time span. The duration of the course is 2-3 years. The duration of the course is two years for those who have completed their XII class studies. Those who have completed their matriculation have to undergo 3-year studies. After completion of the course, there is provision to get into the 2nd year of B.Tech degree through lateral entry. This will improve the career prospect of the candidate to a great extent. The Polytechnic provides various career courses and allows a person to start his own business or get a decent job at a reputed place.
The aim of education is not the acquisition of information, although important, or acquisition of technical skills, though essential in modern society, but the development of that bent of mind, that attitude of reason, that spirit of democracy which will make us responsible citizens.