IIT Kharagpur Campus & Infrastructure

Kharagpur (West Bengal) Estd : 1950 Approved by : UGC, AICTE Type : Public
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More than a Campus, it is the new Home you will make - " 2000 Acre Campus is a microcosm: Everything inside: from forest to Museum to Nano-Labs. "Do you want to have an experience of being in a unique campus offers your busy urban life a serene retreat?

Our location is just a couple of hours drive from the bustling metro-city, Kolkata. It's a serene and creative place with vibrancy of youth all around, where the coffee flows and calmness is preferred. IIT Kharagpur is the 1st IIT and has the largest campus area among all the IITs. The appeal of vast expanses of green, sweeping trees everywhere and the classic architecture blends in with the creative lifestyle of the campus residents. Fully residential campus away from the hustle-bustle of city accelerates the campus life towards social and creative gatherings and develops among them the extra-ordinary skill in all the spheresâ??academic, extra-curricular, social et al.

The Campus offers amenities such as Clubs, Eateries Gym, Swimming Pool, Park, Film Shows for social gathering and health and wellness.

  • Buit up area 2100 Acres
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Students Activities & Clubs

Technology Club

'Technology Club' or 'Tech Club' is located at the heart of the campus of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IITKGP). Here in IIT where people lead a busy life, the name 'Tech Club' itself brings a breeze of happiness, relaxation, pleasure and many joyous moments to the employees and their family members. It is truly a place for leisure and entertainment beyond their hectic schedules. As many of the IIT community do not often get a chance to meet their relatives, Tech Club provides a unique opportunity to make them forget their homesickness by hosting various events throughout the year where colleagues and their families mingle with each other and cherish together. It in essence gives a 'home away from home feeling' to the club members making a big joint family. 

Technology Aquatic Society

Technology Aquatic Society(TAS), IIT Kharagpur provides Swimming as the Basic Sport. The Club is most centrally located in beside the Technology Student Gymkhana. The Swimming pools with their placid, clean, transparent and lovely-to-behold water are the star attraction of the technopolis. The open air swimming pool is best place to swim. The Pools, which remain open from morning to late evenings, provide sport, exercise and relaxation par excellence.


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Devansh Pandey
B.Tech + M.Tech in Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering, 2022

Hostel and their cultures in IIT kgp

There are total 21 hostels out of which 16 are boys and 5 are girls hostels. Hostels are called halls here, each hall is good and has their different cultures including hall treats, iilu, halldays etc which you will experience during your college stay.All halls are equipped with wi-fi and Lan connection in the room 24X7 security and electricity halls are like your home during your college life .

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Devansh Pandey
B.Tech + M.Tech in Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering, 2022

Infrastructure of IITkgp

In Infrastructure of IITkgp you will see diversity from older age to modern era since the institute was established in 1951 it has some epic old-fashioned buildings like Nehru Museum and Main building but they are equipped with modern facilities and newly built Nalanda classroom complex is a state of art facility with a large number of classrooms equipped with modern teaching facilities and fully air-conditioned and campus is fully Wi-Fi connected and Ramanujan complex consists Vikramshila, CIC(computer and informatics center) and JC Bose laboratory complex. A newly built coral building is a G+7 floor building with different UG and PG labs.

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