Government Polytechnic Institute Haripur is located at Rehana road SaraiSaleh in District Haripur. This institute was established in 1969 and at that time it was working under Provincial Education Department. Later on the institute was given under the control of provincial Industries and Manpower Training department. In the year 2015 the KP TEVTA took control of Technical Education and Manpower training department under the ordinance. Govt Polytechnic institute Haripur is one of the oldest Technical Training Institute of KPK. Initially this Institute was offering DAE Course in Electrical & Mechanical Technologies and after that DAE Civil

Technology was introduced in 1978. Telecommunication Technology was included in 1990. Electronics Technology was started on self support basis in 2011 with the help of existing staff of Electrical and Telecommunication Technologies. Govt Polytechnic Institute Haripur is declared as model institute by KP TEVTA Peshawar.

This is a historical Institute having a beautiful layout which has a large area of 230 Kanals containing administrative offices, various laboratories, library, large playground, beautiful Park, beautiful Mosque, staff colony and two hostels for student and Ayub Khan Rose Garden. After completing 3 years Diploma courses of Associate engineer the student of this institute perform services