1) Establishment of Oinam Ibohal Polytechnic
In order to fulfill the objectives of streamlining the training programmes conducted by this organization, a Polytechnic under the name & style of Oinam Ibohal Polytechnic was established at Oinam Bazar, Bishnupur District, Manipur in 1st August, 2000 with another centre at Sega Road, Imphal. The Imphal Centre of Oinam Ibohal Polytechnic was shifted to Keishampat Junction, Imphal-795001 in July, 2001. This Polytechnic is wholly owned and run by Nupi Khunai. Both the centres of this polytechnic had been accredited to DOEACC Society, New Delhi (A joint scheme of AICTE & Ministry of Communication & Information Technology, Govt. of India) to run DOEACC ‘O’ Level & “A” Level Courses. The accreditation nos. for Imphal Centre are 01550 for ‘O’ Level and A0468 for ‘A’ Level courses. We maintained reservation of seats for SC/ST/Disable Candidates as per prevailing Manipur Government Norms. The building of this Polytechnic is situated at the heart of Imphal city. This polytechnic was approved as Study Centre of Mahatma Gandhi University, (MGU) Meghalaya for running IT Courses from Diploma to Master Degree Level under Distance Education Programme (SC_Code: SN1301025) since 2012-13 Academic Session.
Courses opened at Oinam Ibohal Polytechnic
2) Establishment of IGNOU-OIP Community College
Vice Chancellor of Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Prof. V.N Rajasekharan Pillai has kindly agreed Oinam Ibohal Polytechnic, Keishampat Junction, Imphal to launch IGNOU-OIP Community College vide VC, IGNOU letter no. IG/EDNERU/CC/09/1660 dt. 14th September 2009. The first joint Meeting of Oinam Ibohal Polytechnic (OIP) – IGNOU Community College Board and Academic Committee was held on the 17th December 2009 at 9 a.m at the Auditorium of Oinam Ibohal Polytechnic, Keishampat Junction, Imphal with Smt Ng. Bimola Devi, Chairperson, IGNOU-OIP Community College on the Chair. On this day, the Community College Board, the Academic Committee and the Examination Committee were formed. Vide Director, SSC letter no. IG/SSC/CC/27/CC-NTF/09/12 Dt. 13-01-2010 conveyed the three IGNOU Nominees to the three committees of the Community College by the Hon’ble VC of IGNOU. Thus, the Second Joint Meeting of IGNOU-OIP Community College Board and Academic Committee were held on the 13th February 2010 at 10=30 a.m and finalized the list of members in the three committees. IGNOU-OIP Community College is managed by a board consisting of the representatives of Directorate of Craftsman & Training, Govt. of Manipur, Computer Dept., Manipur University, IGNOU Representative, Manipur Electronics Dev. Corporation Ltd. (MANITRON, All Manipur Entrepreneurs Assn (AMEA) and Teacher Representatives. Besides the Board, the academic affairs is looked after by an Academic Committee consisting of Government representatives, Industry representatives, Manipur University nominee, IGNOU Nominee with Principal of the College as Chairperson. The Examination is conducted by a separate committee, again consisting of Government representatives, Industry representatives, Manipur University nominee, IGNOU Nominee with Principal of the College as Chairperson. Standardization and certification are responsible for IGNOU. This Institute is conducting Associate Degree in Computer Application, Diploma in Computer Application and 10 more Certificate Courses in various trades under IGNOU. The building of this Polytechnic is situated at Keishampat Junction, Opp. Churachandpur Parking. It has one Software Laboratory (25’ x 30’) size, two classrooms (25’ x 15’) each and one Hardware Laboratory (25’x15’). Vide resolution no. 9 of IGNOU-OIP Community College Board Meeting held in July 2011, it was resolved to merge this Community with Oinam Ibohal Polytechnic.