The Central Library of Bharathiyar College of Engineering and Technology was established with thousand volumes and limited number of journals and periodicals in the year 1997. Now it is grown as Central information resource center for the college, the library accommodates with good collection of nearly thirty-five thousand books, International & National and online journals , good infrastructure with air condition reading hall. Based on the AICTE norms the library has been enhancing the facilities to the students and faculties for the past eighteen years. Every year the library adds books and journals as per the requirement of AICTE, with this facility the library is rendering number of services to the users through automation with the quality software (Auto Lib). The major strength of the library is good number of text and reference books collection based on the Pondicherry University syllabus.
Apart from the book collection central library has subscribed online InfoTrac journals, national journals and periodicals, institutional membership of DELNET, (Developing Library Network- New Delhi),
Central Library has a separate wing for Digital Library and audio visual section with the good collection of CDROMs and DVDs, students project reports, back volumes of national and international journals are additional collection in the library. Reprographic and printing facilities are available for the customers. With these Central library infrastructures support students have achieved academic excellence in the University examinations, competitive examinations and placement.
All the candidates seeking admission in the College are advised to stay in the hostels. At present there are two gents hostels and one ladies hostel. The hostels are named as fragrance of flowers. The two gents hostels named as Jasmine and Lotus have the capacity to accommodate 600 students. The ladies hostel, Lily can accommodate 150 students.
Each hostel is provided with modern amenities such as recreation room including facilities for indoor games.
All the rooms in the hostels have been provided with fans and are modestly furnished. As the College Campus has residential quarters for staff, the students have several opportunities to come into contact with the teaching and other staff of the college. The atmosphere in the hostel is conducive to the development of the cosmopolitan outlook. Owing to the national character of the College and its hostel, the students develop integrated personalities over a period of harmonious living in the hostels.
A certain measure of self-governing, decision making and problem solving is involved in the hostel administration. This aspect of the college hostel life promotes the students' sense of responsibility and sensitive self-awareness.
To provide residential facilities for BCET students which fulfill the basic necessities and amenities to residents.
To provide simple but nutritious dining facilities in hostel messes and to check and maintain the healthy and hygienic conditions, quality of foodstuffs
and other eatables provided to students in hostel mess/canteen.
To establish and maintain common room for recreational facilities to hostelers i.e. provision of newspaper and magazines, common Television set,
equipments for indoor/outdoor games keeping in view space available.