The students' gymkhana of IIT Patna (established in 2008) is the Students' Governing Council consisting of the elected student representatives working for the over-all well being and holistic development of students in the institute.
The elected representatives of the students from each hostel strive to foster growth and leadership among the students by coordinating various events helping to extract the maximum of ones talent. To promote the co-curricular activities and interests, the gymkhana has many clubs and groups dedicated to the interests of the students.
Sports at IIT Patna bring together relaxation and competition getting the best of every player. It organizes various inter-hostel and inter-department competitions.
The blending of different cultures has lent uniqueness to the cultural activities which are organized throughout the year. The organization of various workshops, seminars and various technical activities at IIT P makes learning an enjoyable experience.
All these and numerous other clubs come together to organize the big fests - ANWESHA, CELESTA, REVERBERANCE, etc... and together make the IITP legacy.
Student Activity Centtre:
Games and sports are organized through the Gymkhana. It promotes all extra curricular activities in the field of Sports. The Institute has on its rolls Chairman Sports, Coach and other supporting staff. Facilities for the following games and sports are available: Basketball, Volleyball, Tennis, Badminton, Table Tennis, Athletics, Cricket, Chess, and Carom etc. In addition to this, Student Gymkhana has well equipped gymnasium.