Govt. Polytechnic College, Mandla , is one of the leading polytechnic institutions in the State of Madhya Pradesh. It was established in 1988 and began offering diploma courses. The college is situated in a vast land area of 44.18 acre.
Specialities of the college are
•Beautiful building situated in attractive & clean environment
•2 fully equipped Girls Hostels with 100 & 50 beds
•Lab & Workshops with state of the art infrastructure & machines
•Quarters with all facilities for staffs in the college premises
•Free of cost education to ST female students
Two branches are operational in the college. Computer Science & Engineering and Electronics & Tele Communication Engineering. It was co-ed college initially . Later it was converted in to women's college. All seats are reserved for ST Candidates. If seats are vacant after admission of ST candidates, then it is offered for SC, OBC and General students with complete course fee. The college has been the vanguard of continuous development in technical education since its inception.
Mandla district is surrounded by Jabalpur, Balaghat, Dindori, Seoni districts of MadhyaPradesh & Rajnandgaon of Chattisgarh districts in north, south, east and west respectively.Surrounded by Holy Narmada River, Mandla is said to be the field of Mandan Mishra and therefore it has been designated as "Mahishmati Nagri".
Nearest Rly. Station : Jabalpur (MP) 96 km By Road
Mandla town has many old temples and internationally famous Kanha National Park, which is about 80 km. away from district proper. Also there is a fossils garden known as "Ghughwa Fossil Park" which is about 85 km away. A beautiful monument of Gondwana kingdom "Palace of Ram Nagar" is still spreading the glory of Gondwana Kingdom. Ram Nagar is only 30 km. away from Mandla