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Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Patna - Hostels and Facilities

8.3 / 10

Based on 8 Student Reviews

Reviews on Infra/Hostels of Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Patna

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] Reviews

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2019

There is a big hostel building consisting of 4 blocks namely a b c and d and one new hostel is also under construction nearby present hostel and the hostel fees and mess fees of included in the course fees and the mess food quality is good but not comparable to the home food. The classes are very big and well equipped with Technology like the projector microphone, AC etc and the Laboratories also have very sophisticated instruments. Library also contains many books related to the academic courses and some other related to interest areas of various students.

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Chemical Engineering), batch of 2018
  • All the classrooms, library, laboratories and all academic complexes are fully air conditioned.
  • There are three boys' hostels and one girls' hostel.
  • Hostels are moderately furnished and are shared by two or three depending on the size of rooms.
  • The internet facilities here are 24 hours and 7 days and are up to mark.
  • Library is well-equipped with textbooks, reference, scientific journals and facilitated with computers.
  • PG and other options are available for students and food quality is quite good enough.

  • On-campus hostel facilities are provided for students but PG and other options are available at an affordable cost near to campus.
  • The quality of food is not so good on campus but outside restaurants provide really good and tasty food. 

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Civil Engineering), batch of 2017
The facilities in the newly built campus (bihta) are of international standards. We have best facilties in every aspect whether its Classrooms, Labs, Libraries, Computer Centre, Sports, dining halls, Wi-Fi and other key infrastructure. Regular shuttles are provided inside as well as outside the campus for transport facilities. 488

For undergraduate students its compulsary to live inside hostel campus in the hostels provided. Mess of each hostel is runned by student committe only. Apart from it there are number of canteens (both day and night canteens) that enhances availabilty of food 24 hours. 489

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Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Patna Infrastructure Details


IIT Patna has four boy's hostels and one girls' hostel. All the hostels are very close to the academic complex. Presently over 500 students are residing in these hostels. There is a lush of greenery around the hostels. The students have access to Wi-Fi and LAN connectivity. In addition to the adequate health care facilities, all the students are covered under Vidyarthi Mediclaim Insurance Policy. The hostels are equipped with gymnasium and table tennis facilities. The Boys' hostel campus has a basketball court, a volleyball court, and badminton court. A football-cum-cricket ground will also be available very soon. A new Gymkhana building is under construction that will house an Indoor Badminton Court, music and dance hall, and a yoga room. There are two students' mess and one canteen in the hostel-campus. The students elect a student senate once every year in the month of February.


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.

Besides organizing routine activities in above-mentioned sports, the Gymkhana also organizes Inter Hostel Sports Meet. The Gymkhana also takes the responsibility of preparing students for Inter-IIT Sports Meet.



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