Acharyya Prafulla Chandra Ray Polytechnic was established in the year 1950. The name of the college is given after the name of the famous scientist Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray.The institute is situated at Kolkata, West Bengal. The college is affiliated to West Bengal State Council of Technical Education & is approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). The institute is supported by a team of experienced faculty, skilled technical staff and excellent non-teaching staff. The college offers lavish infrastructure with all modern amenities like well stocked library,well equipped labs,computer center, Auditorium, Canteen, Central Computer Cell, Examination and Lecture Hall, Hostels, Sports & Games. The college offers various courses in the field of Engineering.