The Govt. Polytechnic for Women, Srinagar conducted an admission/scholarship awareness workshop with the Corporates of Srinagar Municipal Corporation. The workshop was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Mayor of Srinagar, Mr. Junaid Azim Mattu, Hon’ble Mayor stressed on the Corporates to disseminate the information about the technical courses offered by the Polytechnics and the scholarships that can be availed during the course of study. This would pave the way for empowerment of students including downtrodden and marginalised communities in our society.
Dr. Shafaqat Ara, Principal of the Institute, welcomed the Mayor and the Corporates for making the program a success and further solicited their help and cooperation in reaching to the deserving students regarding admission in Govt. Polytechnic for Women and other Polytechnics , they being the elected representatives of the populace.
During the workshop, a presentation was made highlighting the branches of study in the Institution ,number of vacancies and the scholarships available. Among others, emphasis was laid upon the Pragati, Saksham & Swanath Scholarship Schemes under the aegis of AICTE in which scholarship upto Rs. 50,000/- per year is admissible. On the occasion Mr. Imtiyaz Ahmad Shaw, Principal Kashmir Govt. Polytechnic, Srinagar, who was also invited on the occasion, addressed the audience regarding the admission process.