Government Polytechnic Datia is one of the nascent Institutes under aegis of Department of Technical Education, Government of Utter Pradesh. The Institute was established in order to provide diploma level Technical Education to the students of District Sambhal and near by areas. Datia is well connected by Rail and Bus .This is an initiative of the State Government to enhance technical knowledge of people and help industries to get skilled hands from nearby areas.
The Institute has started its classes in year 2015 from campus of Government Polytechnic, Datia. The Institute has shifted all activities from 15th of April 2017 to its own new building situated on main Datia. Its campus is situated in a lush green and pollution free environment.