Shuklaphanta Polytechnic Institute (SPI) is one of the constituted Polytechnic Institute of CTEVT, established in Kartik 2076 B.S. It is located in Shuklaphanta Municipality, Jhalari, Kanchanpur and is along the National H01 highway. Jhalari is an emerging market located in between the two giant commercial markets of Sudurpaschim Province i.e. Dhangadhi and Mahendranagar. Attariya, the only connecting junction of all 7 districts at hills to the Terai is located at 22 Kilometers east to the Institute. Therefore, the polytechnic Institute can be considered to have coverage of entire Sudurpaschim Province and bears all requirements and opportunities to be developed as an Urban Polytechnic Institute in the province. The Shuklaphanta Municipality is providing around 25 Bigahs of land within 500 meters distance north from the highway ensuring adequate land for expanding the physical Infrastructures required for further programs in future. Currently three Academic Diploma level programs, i.e. Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Automobile Engineering have been approved by CTEVT and are running from this academic year 2077/078. It has also been conducting short term training courses based on CTEVT curriculum to meet the different levels of National Skill Testing Board (NSTB).
The prime objective of this institute is to produce basic and middle level workforce to meet the needs of nation and overseas. By promoting income generation activities, this institute has planned to grow up with self reliance management.
To promote the access of disadvantaged group (DAG) people in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), this institute provides reserved quota to targeted people and conducts scholarship programs for special groups as requested by CTEVT.
Opportunities and Future programs/directions
- Opportunity to develop the Institute as an urban polytechnic Institute
- Opportunity to expand programs interlinked to current programs ( Electrical & Electronics, Information Technology (IT),etc.)
- Opportunity for industrial collaborations in programs.
- Opportunity for high number of applicants in programs ( Location and Geographical coverage)
- Opportunity for Technical and Financial supports ( active related Professional Societies and supportive Leaders and peoples representatives)
Infrastructure and Properties
|1||Land||Around 15 Bigah||In process to receive by Shuklaphanta Municipality|
|2||Buildings||1||Temporarily provided by Kalika Ma. Vi.|
|3||Class Rooms||5||4 Academic + 1 Drawing Rom|
|4||Laboratory||2||Physics and Chemistry Labs at Krishna Ma. Vi.|
|5||Workshops||2||Common workshop for mechanical fitting works and Civil Plumbing works with Electrical Workshop|
|6||Instructors Rooms||1||Common room for all staffs|
|7||Library||1||Managed at a corner of a room|
|8||Drinking Water||1||Purified water system available at premise of Kalika Ma. Vi.|
|9||Toilet /Bathroom||4||Using the facility at Kalika Ma. Vi. premise|
|10||Field||Adequate||For Masonry work practices for Civil|
|11||Play Ground||Adequate||Adequate for outdoor games like volleyball, badminton and cricket|