Amidst the natural beauty of Assam, National Institute of Technology, Silchar has a vast campus of around 600 acres. The greenery and the lakes enhance the scenic beauty of this campus. NIT Silchar has developed immensely, since 2002, in its facilities considering education, co-curricular activities etc. Today, it has a well-furnished and maintained campus with promising developments in the coming days.
Academic and General Facilities
The Institute has an administrative block for the official work. It has well-built lecture classrooms for various technical departments as well as general studies. It has fully equipped and efficient labs for practical studies like chemistry lab, physics lab, engineering graphics lab etc. Also different departments in the institute have their own labs and workshops like the mechanical workshop, the supercomputing center, etc. With our very own Research Promotion Cell and Indovation Lab, ample opportunities are made available to the intriguing minds of our students. The college provides proper transportation services, in from of free bus and van services to its students for their conveyance. Further there is a full-fledged core banking branch of State Bank of India which operates inside the campus.
Coming to the Fitness and sports section, our institute has a well-equipped and furnished Gym maintained by the Gymkhana Students Union Body and NITS authorities in collaboration. Well maintained playgrounds and kits as required for various sports like Football, Cricket, Kabbadi, Kho-Kho and Hockey are available to the students. There are hard courts for basketball, volleyball and badminton within the campus. The heart of indoor activities for NIT Silchar's student fraternity is the students' activity center, also known as SAC; which provides epitome of facilities in indoor sports like Table Tennis, Badminton and Boxing. The institute is also coming up with a new green energy based sports complex for indoor and outdoor games in which the state-of-the-art facilities for various games and sports will be made available to the students. Here again, the responsibility of maintaining these hyperactive sports centers falls on the shoulders of Gymkhana Students Union Body.
As far as accommodation is concerned there are 10 boys hostels and 3 girls hostels in the campus. By talking in view the comfort and the growing student strength of the institute, a few more hostels are coming up in the near future. There is 24-hour water and electricity supply and along with high speed internet facilities these hostels satisfy every need of the technically enriched minds of its boarders. A subtle health-care center is there to provide appropriate medical aids, which also ensures 24-hour ambulance services for the residents of NITS.There is a post office inside the campus to serve students, faculties and other staff to provide hassleless postal service. The two prepossessing parks of NITS, one near the faculty quarters and another near the heartland of NITS, encourage recreational activities and provide serene comfort in the premises. Also, by the effort of Boat Club, supervised by Gymkhana Students Union Body, there are boats available for boating in the lakes within the campus.
These all amenities available at NIT Silchar provide a harmonic balance in the life of the students, in turn ensuring a pleasant for them.