IIT Kharagpur campus has been carved out with a stunning panorama of flora and water bodies for morning workouts, evening walks and spending some time in isolation drinking in the freshness of the campus. In addition, the campus provides various facilities to the students for a better learning experience. More details regarding the IIT Kharagpur infrastructure are given below.
Counseling Centre: The counselling centre provides a wide range of services, including psychological examination, individual therapy, group therapy, and medication and management. It has full-time clinical psychologists on staff and a visiting psychiatrist. The centre has also begun an outreach effort to form a team of trained wing representatives from each residence hall who can assist students in need. In addition to individual sessions, the centre intends to hold group sessions to address life skills such as assertiveness, problem-solving, anger management, self-awareness, and interpersonal relationships.
Library: The IIT Kharagpur library is one of the largest & finest in Asia. Over 3.5 lakhs of documents and subscriptions to about 100+ journals are available at IIT Kharagpur. It also has access to about 26000 online full-text journals and about 135000+ e-books for students and staff members.
Hospital: The IIT Kharagpur campus has a hospital with 32 beds, including a two-bed intensive care unit, cabins, and an isolation ward. B C Roy Technology Hospital serves the campus community 24 hours a day, seven days a week through its Out Patient Department (OPD), Indoor Wards, and Emergency Unit. Around 7000 patients visit the B C Roy Technology Hospital's outpatient department every month. In addition, the hospital offers a pharmacy store that is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It also has a video-conferencing system for telemedicine. Biomedical waste from B C Roy Technology Hospital is disposed of regularly under a contract with the West Bengal State Government Environment Department.
Hostel: The campus of the institute is entirely residential. Quarters are given to faculty and personnel. Guests may be accommodated in guest houses while the residential unit is assigned and renovated (if required). The IIT Kharagpur hostel has subsidised electricity and water supply 24 hours a day and internet access through LAN and Wi-Fi. If necessary, the resident may apply for a land phone connection at the institute.
Bank and ATM: IIT Kharagpur is close to the State Bank of India, which offers foreign currency services. On the first floor of the main building is the Syndicate Bank. The Punjab National Bank is located in the Tech Market, where commerce is done in the afternoon. State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, Syndicate Bank, and Axis Bank have set up seven ATM booths across the campus in key areas.
Market Place: The IIT Kharagpur facilities include a tech market with everything from furniture to fresh fruit juice on offer. There are chemists, tailors, booksellers, and photocopying, word processing, and offset printing services in the market. Gole Bazaar is roughly 5 kilometres from the campus. Another market, the IIT-DVC market, is located right on campus.
Canteen: Subway, Cafe Coffee Day, and Baskin Robbins are located on campus. Heritage, Sahara, Dreamland, Veggies, Super-Duper, Tikka, Billoos' Restaurant, and others are among the restaurants. Tea, coffee, soft beverages, and light snacks such as Tikka and PFC are available at a few locations on the institute grounds. There are several other restaurants within a one-kilometre radius of the campus.
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Arghyaghosh | B.tech+M.tech dual degree in biotechnology and biochemical engineering, batch of 2023
Reviewed on Nov 19, 2021
Twenty-seven hostels (21 for boys 6 for girls) are there; the hostel fee is 30k/semester which is included in the course fee. The hostel is mandatory for each student. No pg options as the hostel are mandatory. Food is very good, costs Rs.12k/semester, which is included in the course fee. Classrooms (all classrooms are smart classrooms fully air-conditioned, state of the art technology-enabled, 70 Mbps wifi is also available. Labs are also Fully air-conditioned, high-speed wifi enabled, all kinds of smart technology-enabled. Dining halls are very clean and furnished, at a time 200 people can eat. Hostel rooms are very well furnished and neat&clean.
Archisman | Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Instrumentation & Control Engineering), batch of 2017
Reviewed on Aug 07, 2021
Abhinav | Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2020
Reviewed on May 27, 2020
Around 20+ hostels, with good cleanliness, good internet connection, but no coolers/AC allowed. Hostel fees is around 15k per semester including mess fees. Food quality okay, varies from hostel to hostel. No student allowed to live outside campus. Quality of classrooms and labs is also good and developments are also being made.
Dharmendra | Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Chemical Engineering), batch of 2022
Reviewed on May 20, 2019
The infrastructure is great. There are 23 hostels and the Internet services are amazing. Classes, labs and seminar halls are really good.
Sun | Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2021
Reviewed on Jun 02, 2018
Many hostels are there which are very good and the fees are INR 25000 per semester. PGs are also good and other options are there but one should prefer hostels inside the campus. Food quality is good and costs INR 5000 per semester. Quality of classrooms, labs, libraries, dining halls, wifi is excellent.