Government Polytechnic College Jammu today inked Memorandum of
Understanding (MoU) with Baba Farid Group of Institutions (B.F.G.I) Bathinda
Punjab for upskilling and enhancing employability of engineering students to latest
technologies at Center for Invention, Innovation, Incubation and Training (CIIIT)
Jammu established at Government Polytechnic Jammu. The MoU was signed in
presence of Sh. Sudershan Kumar (JKAS), Director Skill Development Department,
J&K Government between Er Arun Bangotra Principal, Government Polytechnic
Jammu and Dr. Rajinder Singh Dhanoa Assistant Director, Baba Farid Group of
Institutions Bathinda, Punjab. The Director, Skill Development, J&K congratulated
both the colleges for collaborating with each other for the benefit of engineering and
polytechnic students to enhance their skills and knowledge for better employability
and said that purpose of this MoU between two institutes is to enhance the
competency of the Engineering & Technical students of B.F.G.I Engineering by
imparting skill training on latest technologies at CIIIT Jammu by faculty from Tata
Technologies to bridge the gap between Industry and Academia and to enhance the
employability of students.

He further informed that Government Polytechnic Jammu has established a
Center for Invention, Innovation, incubation & Training to impart training in latest
trends of Manufacturing Technology, Automobile Engineering conforming to Industry
4.0 with the help of Tata Technologies Ltd Pune. B.F.G.I Punjab also agreed to offer
facilities for upskilling of Polytechnic Staff and students to new technologies at their
campus. B.F.G.I Punjab shall conduct the seminars, conferences and workshops at
Government Polytechnic Jammu to promote the start-ups and entrepreneurship
ecosystem in J&K.
Dr. Amandeep Singh, Dean Academics B.F.G.I, Dr. Gaurav Kumar Deputy
Dean B.F.G.I, Mr. Jatinder Kesar OSD Skill Development, J&K, Er. Kuldeep Singh
Bhatia, HOD Mechanical Engineering GPC Jammu, Mr. Rajesh Khajuria, Ms. Neena
Dullo, Er. Ajay Thapa, Training & Placement Officers, Er. Manish Kumar HOD I&C
GPC Jammu, Ms. Sakshi Kapahi, Lecturer I&C Dept., Mr. Atul Sudan, Marketing Head
Jammu, B.F.G.I Punjab and officers of Skill Development were present.