Government Polytechnic Technical Staff Association, "GPTSA" is the biggest categorical organization of Gazetted Rank Officers in the State of Kerala ( India ) working under the Department of Technical Education, Govt. of Kerala.
GPTSA is the only organization of its kind, recognized by Govt of Kerala vide G.O.(MS)148/Public Services (D) Department dated 04-04-1966, with membership of more than 90% of Graduate / Post Graduate Technical Teachers working under Technical Education Department.
GPTSA is also affiliated to the All India Federation of Polytechnic Teachers' Organizations (AIFPTO), a National Level platform, a democratic cadre-based national professional organization of Polytechnic teachers’ organizations from all States in India to bring about total development in the Indian Polytechnic System.