Shankharapur Polytechnic Institute

Shankharapur Municipality, Shankharapur, Kathmandu

Located in Shankharapur Municipality, Kathmandu, Shankharapur Polytechnic Institute is affiliated to the CTEVT and offers several diploma programs.


Shankharapur Polytechnic Institute (SPI) was founded in 2016 with the aim of providing high-quality technical and vocational education and training (TVET) across the country. As a constituent institute of the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT), which is the national autonomous apex body of the TEVT sector, SPI is located 17 km Northeast of Kathmandu. The institute offers a serene and peaceful learning environment with easy accessibility from the capital city.

SPI offers various 3-year diploma courses, including Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering specializing in Hydropower, Geomatics Engineering, Automobile Engineering, and Architecture Engineering. Additionally, the institute conducts annual short-term courses both within its premises and in collaboration with local stakeholders and authorities in nearby areas. These short-term courses, such as Beautician, Masonry, Carpentry, Barista, Plumbing, and more, provide valuable academic and practical experiences to students, making them job-ready.

To facilitate learning, SPI is equipped with state-of-the-art technology, ample tools, and equipment, as well as a team of highly skilled and professional instructors. The student-to-instructor ratio is kept significantly low, ensuring students receive the necessary guidance and attention.

The contribution of SPI graduates to the nation's economic and industrial growth is noteworthy, with many of them becoming successful entrepreneurs. This excellence of Shankharapur Polytechnic Institute speaks to the effectiveness of its programs and the comprehensive preparation it offers to its graduates.


To prepare our students to be industry-ready, life-ready, and world ready for the transformation of Nepal through skill and competencies.


To be the innovative and constructive polytechnic linking people for tomorrow, linking skills for the future.

Salient Features

  1. Highly Experienced and Qualified Instructor
  2. Well-spaced classrooms with multimedia and a smart board
  3. Advanced and modern technology-based survey labs and equipment ( Total station, DGPS, UAV (Drone))
  4. Well-equipped and separate workshop (Mason, Electrical, Carpentry, and Plumbing)
  5. Well-equipped civil labs (Material Lab, Hydraulics Labs, Structure Labs)
  6. Totally practically base teaching-learning Methodology
  7. Well-equipped Physics and Chemistry Lab
  8. Well managed Library with the availability of required books and materials
  9. Quite and delightful environment for teaching and learning.
  10. Well-spaced playground including a volleyball, badminton, basketball, table tennis court

  • Established 2016 A.D.
  • 4450952