Hostels

Hostel Facilities: Currently, there are eight hostels spread over the Mandi town (five) and the Kamand Campus (three). Each hostel is managed by a Warden, ably assisted by an Assistant Warden, faculty members, a caretaker and a dedicated team of support staff and guards. There are two Girls’s Hostels, Renuka in Mandi, and Chandrataal in Kamand. Five Boys’s Hostels, Beas Kund and Dashir in Mandi and Suvalsar Prashar, and Nako in Kamand. Students play an important role in the management of the hostels. They are represented by elected secretaries who help the Wardens in the day smooth running of the hostels. Messes catering to different hostels provide homely food. Common room is equipped with LCD TVs, table tennis facilities.


Mandi Campus

Renuka Hall: Renuka, the first hostel for girl students of IIT Mandi, currently accommodates around 39 students. It is located adjacent to the Administration Block, just above the Mandi Bus stand. Facilities in the hostel include an attached mess providing homely food, including South Indian items, a visitors' room, badminton court, Wi-Fi connection in the rooms, LCD TV, washing machine with helper to wash clothes, etc. The warden, assistant warden and resident warden are ably assisted by a caretaker, support staff and guards. The elected student body gives their inputs for the smooth and proper functioning of the hostel on a daily basis.

Renuka Hostel on Mandi Campus

Beas Kund: Beas Kund for M.S. /Ph.D. students, where 42 male students are accommodated in Jail Road.

Dashir Hostel: This hostel is located inside Mandi Campus, opposite to Mandi Bus stand. Facilities: Attached mess providing homely food, including South Indian items, Wi-Fi internet connection, LCD TV, Washing Machine, Table Tennis, Badminton court etc. A caretaker to look after the daily routine matters along with a warden & assistant warden to address the problems of the students on a day to day basis.

Dashir Hostel on Mandi Campus


Kamand Campus

Prashar:: Prashar hostel is the first permanent hostel in the institute’s main campus in Kamand. The building has been constructed deploying the latest technology of using pre-fabricated materials. The salient feature of this type of construction is that the rooms have excellent insulation, i.e., they remain cool during hot summers and warm during cold winters. Prashar hostel students have several facilities like several sports facilities (table-tennis, badminton, cricket, volleyball, etc.) within the premises, Wi-Fi internet connection, a 42 inch LCD television, top range music system, washing machines, RO water purifiers, etc. In addition, the provisions store, night canteen, mechanical workshop and computer lab located in close proximity of the hostel provides a vibrant campus life to this hostel. Above all, the serene surroundings of the Kamand valley adds life to the hotel and campus living. Prashar hostel is catered to by a huge dining hall, called Central Mess, with a seating capacity of 150 people at a time. Prashar hostel is the first among all the hostels of IIT Mandi to move towards full computerization and office automation. It will also be the first to implement food waste management.

The hostel administration includes a warden, an assistant warden, one dedicated caretakers and several supporting staffs (security guards, cleaning staffs, electricians, plumbers, etc.). The hostel administration along with the elected student governing body of the hostel ensures transparency and efficient management of the hostel.

One of the buildings of the Prashar Hostel on Kamand Campus

Chandra Taal: Chandra Taal Girls’s hostel with a touch of serenity is situated in the south campus of IIT Mandi. The hostel is a thermally insulated pre-fabricated building with a capacity of 32 students. Every room is furnished with cots, tables, chairs, almirahs, fans and tube lights. Facilities like 42 inch LED Television, washing machine, Hot and cold water, RO purifiers, Wi-Fi internet connection, and sports facility like badminton are available. In addition, in the premises, within few minutes of walk, there is common mess facility, provisional store, night canteen, ATM facility, medical facility, various Labs, workshops, and classrooms etc. The hostel administration includes a warden, an assistant warden, one dedicated caretaker and several supporting staffs (security guards, cleaning staffs, electricians, plumbers, etc.). The hostel administration along with the elected student governing body of the hostel ensures transparency and efficient management of the hostel.

One of the buildings of the Chandra Taal Hostel on Kamand Campus

Chandra Taal Annexe: Chandra Taal Annexe is extension of the Chandra Taal hostel on Kamand campus. Every room is furnished with cots, tables, chairs, almirahs, fans and tube lights. Facilities like 42 inch LED Television, washing machine, Hot and cold water, RO purifiers, Wi-Fi internet connection.

Nako Hostel: The Nako Hostels includes bamboo block A to C and G1, G2 block having 62 rooms. Facilities in the hostel include Wi-Fi connection in the rooms, LCD TV, washing machine etc. The warden, assistant warden and resident warden are ably assisted by a caretaker, support staff and guards. The elected student body gives their inputs for the smooth and proper functioning of the hostel on a daily basis.



Inauguration of G2 building on Kamand Campus

Suvalsar: The G4 block, a part of IIT Mandii’s Suvalsar hostel, was inaugurated on 25th April, 2015, by Prof. Subrata Ray, Distinguished Visiting Professor, IIT Mandi. The new G4 block has 25 rooms across two floors and it is housing 75 second year B. Tech. students. Another block, G3, was inaugurated recently and has accommodation for 51 students. Both the G3 and G4 blocks have been constructed deploying the latest technology of using Light Gauge Steel Framing (LGSF) materials. The salient feature of this type of construction is that the rooms have excellent insulation, i.e., they remain cool during hot summers and warm during cold winters.

Second Year B. Tech. students posing outside the Suvalsar Hostel on Kamand Campus