Government Womens Polytechnic was established in 1986 by the predecessor State of Bihar, for the primary purpose of imparting Technical Education and Training to women’s under the administrative control of the Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of Jharkhand. The Institute is located at Gamharia near Police Station,Gamharia on the Tata-Kandra main road at a distance of about 15 kilometer from Tata Nagar Railway Station and 5 kilometer from nearby Railway Station Kandra. The college has maintained a collegial, supportive, and diverse environment that encourages their students, faculty, and staff to achieve to the best of their abilities. The institute provide value added education in engineering, technology and management by elevating the student community with latest and advanced curriculum, better infrastructure and teaching-learning environment. A variety of teaching and learning techniques are employed to impart knowledge and skills to students at Government Womens Polytechnic in its various departments. The Institute provides good infrastructure facilities such as Library, Canteen, Classrooms, Seminar hall, Reading hall, Medical facility, Sports, Bank & ATM, Laboratories, Transport, Hostel accomodation.
The college offers diploma course in Architectural Assistantship, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.