Establishment of Polytechnic at Elphinston Technical School, Dhobi Talav, Mumbai
with 60 intake in Civil Engineering on 15th June, 1960.
The Polytechnic acquired existing campus in May, 1985.
Introduction of new diploma courses under State Government plan schemes viz.
Electronics engineering and Instrumentation in 1988, Mechanical in 1989.
Implementation of World Bank assisted projects in 1990-98. Major components were
capacity expansion, quality and efficiency improvement. Under this started a new
course, Computer Engineering in 1992, which was awarded academic autonomy in
1990 to design, develop, implement own curriculum and issue own diploma.
Implementation of Canada India Industry Polytechnic Linkage Project (CIILP-2002
to 2005). The project focus was training of faculty and staff.
The Polytechnic has been awarded Narsee Monjee Award for best performance in the
year 1999 by ISTE.