The Government Polytechnic, Hangal Dist: Haveri had been established by Government of Karnataka in the year 2007-08 vide GO No: ED:123/yoyoka/2007 to meet the needs of meritorious rural students. This institution is imparting quality technical education to meritorious rural youth. This polytechnic exploits the rural talents through technical education and need based training programmes.
Government Polytechnic Hangal is an AICTE approved institution run by Government of Karnataka and coming under the purview of Commissioner, Department Collegiate and Technical education.
The institution is offering formal 3 years diploma programme in the following discipline.
1. Civil Engineering
2. Computer Science and Engineering
3. Electronics and Communication Engineering
4. Mechanical Engineering
The institution is run by qualified and dedicated faculty members and other supporting staffs. Also, the institute processes well equipped laboratories, workshop and resource Centre.
The institute identifies the requirements of local community and accordingly arranges training program in the institute and explore them to industrial training and facilitate the better interaction between institute and industry. It arranges sports, cultural activities, student welfare activities, staff and student amenities, NSS activities, Red cross, Training and Placement Cell and provides counseling regarding self-employment opportunities.