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Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] Reviews


Shivam Kumar
Shivam Kumar
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2016
9/10
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
  • In Indian Institute of Technology, the overall experience is very good.
  • Quality classrooms, labs, and libraries are good and well maintained.

HOSTELS & FOOD
  • In Indian Institute of Technology, housing and food si provided is very good.
  • The hostel is very economical and as well as mess.mess per semester costs around rs 12000.
  • The food is of the best quality that hostel mess can have and that too at economic price.seasonal fruits are also provided. Students enjoy their food. Many of those have been in a hostel before and they know the value of the food provided here in our Mess.


Saurav
Saurav
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2015
9/10
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
Temporary Campuses At present, IIT Jodhpur operates from two sets of temporary campuses, namely:1. Temporary Academic Campus: It operates independently from the premises of MBM Engineering College in Jodhpur, situated on the Old Residency Road, Ratanada, at a distance of about 4 km from the Jodhpur Railway Station and 3 kms from the Jodhpur Airport.2. Temporary Residential Campuses: IIT Jodhpur has two residential campuses located at (1) GPRA Residential Campus, Pali Road Jodhpur, and (2) BSNL Residential Campus, Subhash Nagar, Jodhpur. GPRA Campus is located at New Pali Road, about 17 kms from the academic campus and provides accommodation to nearly 600 B.Tech. boy and all girl students. Also, it provides accommodation to nearly 150 other members of IIT community, including Faculty Members, Staff Members, and their family members. On the other hand, BSNL Campus is located in the heart of the city and provides accommodation to nearly 150 male M.Tech. and Ph.D. students. Limited housing is available on this campus for married students.   1. TEMPORARY ACADEMIC CAMPUS Currently, the academic campus of IIT Jodhpur comprises of three blocks, namely: (i) Academic Block 1: It houses several laboratories, the library, a computer center and offices of some Faculty Members.(ii) Academic Block 2: It comprises of lecture halls, classrooms, language lab and multimedia lab.(iii) Administrative Block: It comprises the Directorate, administrative offices, technical laboratories and offices of some Faculty Members.In addition, the academic campus consists of some temporary structures used for different purposes such as laboratories and office spaces. IIT Jodhpur has established good academic facilities for teaching and research. The Institute has well equipped Laboratories and a Library. 1.1 Laboratories and Research Facilities IIT Jodhpur has established state-of-the-art teaching and research laboratories. These advanced laboratories have machinery and devices of international standard, which are actively used in research. The major laboratories include Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Electronic Circuit Laboratory, Robotics, Electro Mechanical Energy Conversion Laboratory and Solar Radiation. 1.2 Library The Library has a collection of about 10,000 volumes of books comprising of textbooks, research and reference books, monographs etc. In addition, the Library provides access to a range of electronic resources from professional and scholalry societies and publishers, such as American Society for Mechanical Engineers, Institute for Electrical & Electronics Engineers, and Association for Computing Machinery. Also, it subscribes to popular scientific, research and archival databases, like SciFinder, MathSciNet, JStor, Prowess, and EBSCO Academic Search. The Library operates in a computerized environment with automated member & circulation services, and digital library services. Memberships, circulation, reference & information service, inter library loans & document lending services, current awareness service, digital library service are some of the important services that are presently offered. The Library is open from 9 am to 6 pm on all working days of the Institute. Visit library.iitj.ac.in for more information. 2. TEMPORARY RESIDENTIAL CAMPUSES2.1 GPRA Residential Campus The major residential area is in a scenic campus located on New Pali Road, Vivek Vihar, Jodhpur, about 20 kms from the railway station. The campus is well guarded and equipped with basic amenities including Wi-Fi, recreational rooms and a computer center. Also, the residential campus provides accommodation for Faculty Members and Staff Members of the Institute. Transport facility is available between the Institute and Residential campus. 2.2 BSNL Residential Campus The second residential campus is located in BSNL Colony on Pal Link Road in Subhash Nagar. Basic common facilities are available at BSNL colony. Transport facility is available between the Institute and BSNL Campus. All male M.Tech. and Ph.D. and some married students are given accommodation in this residential campus. 2.3 Facilities Following are some basic facilities made available in the residential areas:(a) ATM & Bank: The residential area has a branch of SBI (State Bank of India) as well as an ATM of SBI, enabling students to make transactions with ease. There are several other banks namely UCO, HDFC and SBBJ close to the academic area.(b) Canteen: There are two sets of canteens, one at Residential Campus and the other one in Academic Campus. They provide hygienic food, fresh juices and various other snacks for the students.(c) Gymnasium: A well-equipped gymnasium is present in the Residential Campuses, operational during 5 am to 10 pm. Students can avail these facilities to stay healthy and to maintain his/her physique.(d) Dining Facility: There are two sets of Dining Facilities, one in the Residential Campuses and the other one in the Academic Campus. The mess offers good quality food, regularly monitored by the Wardens for hygiene and nutritional values, and provided at affordable cost.(e) Shops: Shops catering to the various primary needs of students are present near the Academic Campus. A small outlet is functional inside GPRA campus for urgent petty purchases.(f) Transport Services: The Institute has a bus service running between the Residential and Academic Campuses at regular intervals, exclusively for the Students of the Institute.(g) Entertainment Room: Every hostel consists of recreation facilities (like TV Rooms, where students can enjoy matches and watch movies) along with indoor games (like table tennis and carroms). 2.4 Medical Services Both the Residential Campuses have Health Centers for providing routine health services. Due to geographical locations of the two Campuses and the type of the residents, Health Center at GPRA Campus provides services to the patients round the clock , while mecical services are available at BSNL Campus for limited hours in the evening, typically from 5 pm to 10 pm. In addition to the availability of medical services at Residential Campuses, medical assistance is available at Academic Campus. This assistance is normally provided from 3 pm to 4.30 pm, when laboratory sessions are in full swing and medical assistance may be required. The Institute has its ambulance services available round-the-clock. Besides the Health Centers, the Institute has empanelled five hospitals in the city of Jodhpur. Two of these hospitals have specializations in ophthalmology and one in orthopedic, and the remaining two hospitals are the best known general purpose hospitals in the city. For specialized medical attention doctors at our Health Centers refer patients to one of these hospitals. In addition to these five hospitals, the city has a Medical College and three hospitals run by Government of Rajasthan. Also, the city All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), which is nearly 12 km GPRA Campus and nearly 5 km from BSNL Campus. Also, the Institute has constituted a Medical Board consisting of Senior Doctors from the Medical College and the AIIMS; advice is taken for enhancement of medical services of the Health Centers and in critical medical cases. IIT Jodhpur has empanelled two hospitals in Jaipur. These two hospitals are accredited by National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare, and patients can be referred to these hospitals as per the need of the treatment.

HOSTELS & FOOD
2. TEMPORARY RESIDENTIAL CAMPUSES2.1 GPRA Residential Campus The major residential area is in a scenic campus located on New Pali Road, Vivek Vihar, Jodhpur, about 20 kms from the railway station. The campus is well guarded and equipped with basic amenities including Wi-Fi, recreational rooms and a computer center. Also, the residential campus provides accommodation for Faculty Members and Staff Members of the Institute. Transport facility is available between the Institute and Residential campus. 2.2 BSNL Residential Campus The second residential campus is located in BSNL Colony on Pal Link Road in Subhash Nagar. Basic common facilities are available at BSNL colony. Transport facility is available between the Institute and BSNL Campus. All male M.Tech. and Ph.D. and some married students are given accommodation in this residential campus. 2.3 Facilities Following are some basic facilities made available in the residential areas:(a) ATM & Bank: The residential area has a branch of SBI (State Bank of India) as well as an ATM of SBI, enabling students to make transactions with ease. There are several other banks namely UCO, HDFC and SBBJ close to the academic area.(b) Canteen: There are two sets of canteens, one at Residential Campus and the other one in Academic Campus. They provide hygienic food, fresh juices and various other snacks for the students.(c) Gymnasium: A well-equipped gymnasium is present in the Residential Campuses, operational during 5 am to 10 pm. Students can avail these facilities to stay healthy and to maintain his/her physique.(d) Dining Facility: There are two sets of Dining Facilities, one in the Residential Campuses and the other one in the Academic Campus. The mess offers good quality food, regularly monitored by the Wardens for hygiene and nutritional values, and provided at affordable cost.(e) Shops: Shops catering to the various primary needs of students are present near the Academic Campus. A small outlet is functional inside GPRA campus for urgent petty purchases.(f) Transport Services: The Institute has a bus service running between the Residential and Academic Campuses at regular intervals, exclusively for the Students of the Institute.(g) Entertainment Room: Every hostel consists of recreation facilities (like TV Rooms, where students can enjoy matches and watch movies) along with indoor games (like table tennis and carroms). 2.4 Medical Services Both the Residential Campuses have Health Centers for providing routine health services. Due to geographical locations of the two Campuses and the type of the residents, Health Center at GPRA Campus provides services to the patients round the clock , while mecical services are available at BSNL Campus for limited hours in the evening, typically from 5 pm to 10 pm. In addition to the availability of medical services at Residential Campuses, medical assistance is available at Academic Campus. This assistance is normally provided from 3 pm to 4.30 pm, when laboratory sessions are in full swing and medical assistance may be required. The Institute has its ambulance services available round-the-clock. Besides the Health Centers, the Institute has empanelled five hospitals in the city of Jodhpur. Two of these hospitals have specializations in ophthalmology and one in orthopedic, and the remaining two hospitals are the best known general purpose hospitals in the city. For specialized medical attention doctors at our Health Centers refer patients to one of these hospitals. In addition to these five hospitals, the city has a Medical College and three hospitals run by Government of Rajasthan. Also, the city All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), which is nearly 12 km GPRA Campus and nearly 5 km from BSNL Campus. Also, the Institute has constituted a Medical Board consisting of Senior Doctors from the Medical College and the AIIMS; advice is taken for enhancement of medical services of the Health Centers and in critical medical cases. IIT Jodhpur has empanelled two hospitals in Jaipur. These two hospitals are accredited by National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare, and patients can be referred to these hospitals as per the need of the treatment.


Archit
Archit
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2018
8/10
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
  • Right now we are running on temporary campus but the temporary campus also has good spacious air conditioned classrooms.
  • The complete structure is WiFi enabled in Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur .
  • Buses run on regular purposes from the institute to residential campus and a good amount of transport is available nearby the institute.


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Infrastructure Facilities at Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Jodhpur: 

Computer Centre Facilities:

  • The institute has a modern computer center that is running on a gigabit LAN connection of 21GBps speed.
  • It acts as a nucleus of all computing activities for their students, staff, and faculty.
  • They have five key resources at the computer center namely the Linex operating system, SVN Services, GIT Services, Owncloud, and Various other licensed application systems.

Library Facilities:

  • The library supports the teaching and research activities of the institution by facilitating acquisition, organization, and dissemination of knowledge resources.
  • The library is located on the ground floor of academic block 1.
  • The library has a rich collection of 12000 volumes of books.
  • They also have a wide range of scholarly journals and databases and also subscribed to various sources.

Laboratories Facilities:

  • IIT Jodhpur has established a good number of teaching and research laboratories and facilities.
  • These teaching and research laboratories help faculty members and students work for a better future by improving existing technologies.

Hostel Facilities:

  • The hostel infrastructure provides comfortable temperatures pan year
  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • 24x7 high-speed WIFI and LAN connections
  • RO filters and water coolers and hot water geysers on each floor
  • Laundry and maintenance facilities available
  • Sports and recreational facilities are available

Other Facilities:

  • A three-storied fully air-conditioned modern dining building
  • Health center with OPD and ambulance service
  • Cricket, football, basketball, volleyball, lawn tennis, badminton grounds
  • Fully equipped gyms
  • Inter-college and intra-college sports competitions
  • A well furnished, the air-conditioned guest house can be used by students parents as per the availability

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