In the national scope, PENS has succeeded in fostering and developing several other polytechnics, such as Caltex Riau Polytechnic (PCR), Bengkalis State Polytechnic, Banyuwangi State Polytechnic, Madura State Polytechnic. Another role in the national scope is in initiating and assisting the establishment of several community academies.
Of course all that can not be separated from the vision and mission that has been proclaimed. PENS vision is: To become a center of excellence for engineering technology education in the field of emerging technology on a national and international scale. PENS also became the first polytechnic institution to obtain institutional A accreditation and was listed as the best higher education institution in Indonesia in 2015 for higher education management. In 2022, PENS was also listed in the SCIMAGO Institutionals Rankings (SIR) as the top 5 best polytechnics in Asia in the field of engineering and the best innovation campus in Indonesia.