The Puducherry Institute of Post-Matric Technical Education (PIPMATE) is an autonomous Society sponsored by the Government of Puducherry established in October 1988 with the following objectives.

  • To impart Post-Matric Technical Education and Training in various Engineering subjects and make it sensitive and relevant to the changing Industrial, Technological, Social environment and Non-Engineering areas.
  • To provide an easy access to the working personnel in industry and to the weaker sections of the society, especially in the rural areas .
  • To enlarge the coverage of programmes to the new and emerging area.

There are 5 polytechnic colleges functioning under the PIPMATE.

  1.  Women’s Polytechnic College, Puducherry
  2. Karaikal Polytechnic College, Karaikal
  3. Women’s Polytechnic College, Karaikal
  4. Indira Gandhi Polytechnic College, Mahe
  5. Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Polytechnic College, Yanam

Women’s Polytechnic College, Puduchery offers the following courses:

1             Diploma in Computer Engineering

2             Diploma in Electronics and Communication Engineering

3             Diploma in Architectural Assistantship

4            Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

5             Diploma in Modern Office Practice