Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur Campus Facilities

  Kharagpur   UGC, AICTE   ESTD 1951
  Kharagpur   UGC, AICTE   ESTD 1951

Campus Facilities

IIT Kharagpur Campus Facilities

IIT Kharagpur is designed with all the modern amenities and necessities for the students. The up-to-date amenities, enough spacious campus, peaceful environment makes the campus perfect for the students as well as for the faculty members who live on the campus.

  • The college has a huge 2,100-acres of lush green campus in Kharagpur, in the district of West Medinipur district of West Bengal.
  • There is a total of 55 km of roadways within the campus.

Apart from these aforementioned important things, there are many more facilities, which make IIT Kharagpur campus a hotspot for education: 

  • 19 academic departments, eight multi-disciplinary centres/schools, and 13 schools of excellence in addition to more than 25 central research and development units are there on the campus.
  • A separate academic building with four lecture halls, several seminar rooms, and Kalidas Auditorium, which has a seating capacity of 850 make the campus perfect for education.
  • There are two well-designed auditoria for functions and events.
  • Library with six halls and a section especially for SC and ST students are provided with several books, reports, conference proceedings, back volumes of periodicals, standards, thesis, microforms, DVDs, CD-ROMs, and audio-visual material.
  • The college also has an Electronic Library section with a collection of databases, video lectures and miscellaneous other resources, which become famous all over the world in a very short time.
  • A science and technology museum named Nehru Museum of Science and Technology is made on the campus.
  • The IIT KGP campus has six guest houses, a civic hospital, four nationalised banks, a railway reservation counter and a police station.
  • The campus also has a water pumping station, electrical sub-station, a telephone exchange, a market, six restaurants, and a garbage disposal section.
  • Sports facilities, indoor and outdoor both are also provided within the campus.