The Polytechical University of Kabul is a university in Kabul, Afghanistan. It was established in 1963 in the Karte Mamourin area beside the Intercontinental Hotel. The university has seven faculties ( Construction, Geology and mines, Computer Science, Chemical Technology, Hydraulics structures, Electrics and transportation)with many sub-departments, including more than 300 professional and many general subject departments.
In June 2002, the first government of Afghanistan was formed by the Loya Jirga which took place at a tent on the campus of the Polytechnical University. The tent was especially built for housing the gathering of the 1,500 representatives.