Gazipur Govt. Technical School & College is a government technical educational institute Controlled by The Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) which works under the control of Ministry of Education, Government of Peoples Republic of Bangladesh. It offers two courses- SSC Vocational & HSC Vocational course in four trades- Electrical Works & Maintenance, Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning, Building Maintenance & Construction and Poultry Rearing & Farming under Bangladesh Technical Education Board. It is situated at Gazipur (a city located about 50 kilometre north from Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh) district, right adjacent to Dhaka Mymensingh highway about 2 kilometres away from Board Bazaar, a highly known marketplace at the centre of Gazipur.
In polytechnic & Marine Institute 15% seat is reserved for SSC(Voc) passed male students and 25% for SSC(Voc) passed female students.
Gazipur Govt. Technical School & College (GTSC) was established in 2001 as a vocational high school offering IX-XII classes in four trades(Faculty)- General Electrical works, Building Maintenance, Refrigerator & Air-Conditioning and Poultry Rearing & Farming. In earlier 2012 there was planning going on to implement vocational training programme and later in mid 2012 it has been decided unofficially to implement a vocational training programme named “Pilot Training Project On RMG Sewing Machine Operators’ Course”
GTSC stands on a land of one acre area & one three-storeyed square shaped academic building with 5300 square feet area. On the ground floor, there are four workshops for four trades and two instructor rooms, one for male and the other one is for female instructor. On the 1st floor, there are four classrooms, a store room, a Chief instructors room, academy section, account section and principal’s office.On the 2nd floor, there are two classrooms, an auditorium, a library, a science lab and a computer lab. There is a small garden infront of the academic building and the field is beside the eastern side of the building.
Gazipur Govt. Technical School & College(GTSC) Runs in two shifts- morning shift & Day shift.In each shift there are 30 students in each trade and 120 in each class from four trades.Twenty teachers and 10 staffs are currently employed in this institute. As it is a government institution, tuition fee & other fees of the students are very less in amount.Every year about 300 students get passed in SSC(Voc) & HSC(Voc) from this institute to study HSC in college, Diploma in Engineering in polytechnic institute & Marine Institute (SSC-Voc passed students) & BSC in Engineering in University(HSC-Voc passed students). In polytechnic institute & Marine Institute 15 percent seat is reserved for SSC(Voc) passed students andmoreover for female SSC(Voc) passed students extra 10 percent seat is reserved.
These are the people who are working hard so that a good educational environment stays on.They are behind the success of GTSC.
Dr. Engr. Md. Sirajul Islam
Gazipur Technical School & College