IIT Mandi's main campus is developing fast as an Eco-friendly and sustainable infrastructure campus. Construction of state-of-art facilities are under progress. The total area of IIT Mandi is 538 acres of which about 200 acres is flat land while the rest is mountainous. On 23rd September 2012, 108 B.Tech 2nd year students, the Director, few research scholars, 20 faculty and staff with their families shifted to the main campus. Currently, all of the undergraduate students, the Director and 40% of the faculty members reside in the main campus. IIT Mandi is now home to a buzzing community of students, academicians and staff.
Electrical and electronics, Mechanical Design, Thermo-fluids, Physics, Chemistry and Computer Sciences labs have been developed according to the requirements of the curriculums. All the labs are equipped with instruments, which are useful for both teaching and research purposes.
BookNook - the recreational library at IIT Mandi, is an initiative by Dr. Priscilla Gonsalves and Dr. Shweta Rao to facilitate good reading habits in the Campus residents.