Academic Area

Main building is the core region of academic area. It is located in front of the main gate.It consists of Board of Director’s chamber, class rooms, academic section, admission section.Additional Teaching Block(ATB) is situated left of main bilding which has seminar hall & class rooms.

LibraryThe NITK Library is housed in a spacious three-storied building adjoining the Main building of the Institute on the Southern side.The library, with a floor area of 2,758 Sq mtrs is segregated into two wings.
Central Computer CentreCentral Computer Centre is situated in front of SJA(Silver Jubilee Auditorium). Central Computer Centre has 24×7 load balanced internet connectivity comprising of four E1 ( 2 Mbps 1:1) lines from BSNL Campus wide LAN ( 10 Gbps backbone) reaching academic buildings, residences and hostel rooms. is situated in front of SJA(Silver Jubilee Auditorium). Central Computer Centre has 24×7 load balanced internet connectivity comprising of four E1 ( 2 Mbps 1:1) lines from BSNL Campus wide LAN ( 10 Gbps backbone) reaching academic buildings, residences and hostel rooms.

Residential Area

NITK has a lush green 250 acre campus. Residential Campus is self sufficient in every aspect. Staff Quarters consists of more than 200 residences with both independent houses and flats. Residential campus is made up of Director’s quarters, Professors & Asst professors quarters, Lectures & Asst lectures quarters, Warden quarters, Bachelors quarters and Non-teaching staff colony.Staff club, shopping complex, banks with ATM facility, post office, schools, hospital, guest house, cafetarias, playground are present in the campus for the benefits of staff.

Physical Education And Sports

Facilities Available

  • Swimming Pool – BRIEF SPECIFICATION: International Standard, 50 Mts. x 25 Mts. Size, with 90 Cm. depth at shallow end and 5 Mts. depth at deeper end. 3 Platforms of 1 Mt., 3 Mts. and 5 Mts height for Diving, and One Spring Board fitted at 1 Mt. height for Diving. Anti wave Lane markers to conduct competitions is also provided. Take off Boards are portable. Fiber of Olympic type is fitted. It has the capability to accommodate 150 to 200 people at a time.
  • Badminton and TT Hall with proper Lights for play. 3 Badminton Courts and 4 Table Tennis Tables.
  • 2 Cement floor Basketball Courts with Flood light system.
  • 2 Volleyball Courts, 2 KHo-Kho Courts, 2 Kabaddi Courts, 2 Ball Badminton Courts of standard size as required by Law.
  • 2 Cricket fields with standard 75 yards Boundary.
  • 2 Football Grounds of standard size.
  • 3 Tennis Courts with clay surface and one with Cement surface.
  • One standard size Hockey field with required Goal Boards.
  • One standard 400 Mts. Athletic Track., with all equipments for competitions, like synthetic High Jump Bed, Fiber Glass Polevault Pole, and hurdles.
  • Well equipped Weight Training Hall, with 2 competition Barbel sets, A 16 station Multi Gym, Mini Gym, Tread Mill Joggers, Exercise Cycles,Peck Deck Butterfly Machine, Roman Chair, Rowing Machine, Stepper/Twister, Individual stations for all exercises, plenty of Training Bars,Different size and weight Dumbels, etc.
  • 10 Mts. x 10 Mts. Wrestling Mattress with Untearable Cover to conduct National level competitions.

Hostels

The National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal is a residential Engineering college. It provides hostel facilities to all the students of the college. Separate Hostel Blocks are provided for girl students. The NITK has eleven hostel blocks in all. There are six hostel blocks for the under-graduate boys, two for post-graduates and three for girls. There are a total of one thousand four hundred (1400) U.G. students, three hundred and ten (310) P.G. students and nearly two hundred girls staying in the various hostel blocks of NITK hostels.The campus network backbone reaches all hostels and the Institute is giving network connections to all hostels in phases.To support the varying tastes of the students who come from all over the country, seven messes of different types are provided in the hostelblocks with the necessary infrastructure of men and materials. The different types of messes provided are the Mysore Mess for South Indian style, Bombay Mess for North Indians and the Non-Vegetarian Mess. The Hostel provide for full participation of students in the management of the mess, as its beneficiaries. The mess expenditure is shared on dividing basis. All hostel blocks have been provided with external telephone facilities. There are two (one for incoming calls and the other for outgoing calls called using the India Telephone card) external phones and an internal phone for each block. Each block is provided with a color TV with cable connection. The ladies hostel block in addition to the above facilities are provided with washing machine and a computer center with ten computers connected to the internet through the campus wide optical fiber network.This facility will soon be extended to the boys hostels as well.With a view to provide Medical Relief to the hostellers , a medical welfare scheme is set up and medical relief to the extent of Rs 3000/- per student per year is provided in case of hospitalization of any hosteller in Surathkal or at Mangalore hospitals.

Reading Room

The hostel also has reading rooms well stocked with all the leading dailies as well as a wide range of magazines. The reading rooms are located in the IV hostel block for the U.G. boys, in the PG hostel block for the PG students and also another in the Girls Block to cater to the needs of girl students of this institute. The reading room is managed by the reading room committee. The convener and the joint convener for this committee is elected by the students themselves. The convener appoints the executive members for the committee. Apart from the newspaper and magazine section the reading room also has a novels section for those with a very good taste for literature. The students are allowed to borrow one novel at a time which they are allowed to keep for a week.

Recreation Committee And Phoenix

The hostel also has a recreation committee which is mainly responsible for the conduct of inter-year sports competitions as well as the annual sports meet of the college called the PHOENIX. The recreation committee also has a convener and a joint convener duly elected by the students.

Holi Celebrations

Holi is celebrated with great enthusiasm and religious fervor on the holi day. The previous night the KAMA DAHANA is done by the students. The next day holi is played by one and all with great spirits. The college distributes colors to the students.

Ganesha Chaturthi Celebrations

Other than holi celebrations the hostel also celebrates ganesha chaturthi wiht great fanfare. Ganesha idol is placed n the silver jubilee auditorium and pooja is performed, and later in the day it is immersed in the lake.

Guest Houses

The Institute has Three guest houses within the campus. The guest houses are located west side of the Administrative Building, near beach(Arabian Sea). They were named as JCBose, Vikram Sarabhai and Homi J Baba. JCBose Guest house furnished with A/c Suites with a telephone, TV and Internet connections in each room. VIPs, Institute guests and invited guests are accommodated here.The Vikram Sarabhai and Homi J baba Guest House has A/c, telephone and TV connections in each rooms.

Swimming Pool

BRIEF SPECIFICATION: International Standard, 50 Mts. x 25 Mts. Size, with 90 Cm. depth at shallow end and 5 Mts. depth at deeper end. 3 Platforms of 1 Mt., 3 Mts. and 5 Mts height for Diving, and One Spring Board fitted at 1 Mt. height for Diving. Anti wave Lane markers to conduct competitions is also provided. Take off Boards are portable Fiber of Olympic type is fitted. It has the capability to accommodate 150 to 200< peoples at a time.

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