There are 11 hostels in our campus. 2 for girls and 8 for boys and 2 for married couples. The hostel fee varies from each hostel and it may costs of 5 to 6k per semester. Food is average in hostel( not so yummy especially if you are from south) and mess fee varies from 12 to 15k per semester. 1st year theory classes will be held in huge lecture avenue (LA)halls.(some labs will be held in LA while rest will be held in department). From second year all the classes and labs will be held in their respective department(mostly). NIT Rourkela has best library with large number of collections and volumes provided with central AC facility.
There are 10 hostels of which 2 are girls, 1 for Ph.D. married students and 7 boys hostels of which 2hostels are for freshers to keep them away from seniors ragging .hostel fee is around 12k per semester i.e. for 4 months. Every student must stay in campus hostels only. Food is a bit negative in our college it costs 40rs per meal .which is already paid in the fee itself. Dining Halls are very big that accommodate around 300 ppl once. We have different blocks for different departments.labs are fully equipped.Best hands-on experience in labs.LAN ports are available in every room I'm the hostel. The Internet is provided only from evening 5:15 pm to morning 8 am with a speed 2mbps. Wifi is provided in departments.
*We are having 10 boys hostels and 2 girls hostels. Hostel fees are included in the semester fees. Mainly students from local area can stay outside but college doesn't allow staying outside. Here hostels are like homes. Quality of class is very nice. Food also good, specially ECE department lab are excellent and we do have some industrial tools like cadence, synopsis, mentor graphics. * This is the second largest campus after IIT-KGP.
There are separate hostels are available for the boys and girls which cost INR 5,000 per months and the food available in the mess is good and costs 11,000 per month and quality of classrooms, libraries and labs are good and equipped with WIFI.
Infrastructure Facilities at National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Rourkela :
The campus of NITR is situated at the conjugation of the hills of Rourkela, spread across 647 acres carpeted by a lush green cover. The campus is a mini township in itself with all the modern amenities. The entire campus is connected with almost 5000 nodes. With an internet bandwidth of 180 Mbps and 850 Mbps intranet bandwidth, NIT Rourkela hosts one of the most advanced computer networks in the country. Moreover, this institute has well-maintained seminar halls as well as facilities for video conferencing. The Training and Placement Committee has 26 Student Placement Coordinators which will be available at all times to facilitate the personnel of the company. The institute also has Wi-Fi connectivity and e-classrooms available for online lectures.
Biju Patnaik Central Library Facilities:
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