INFRASTRUCTURE

BIT Campus

Nestled on the banks of The River Bhavani, BIT campus provides environment for learning in harmony with nature, away from the odds of the city life. The spacious and the earth hugging buildings punctuated with landscaped courtyards and pathways are designed to emphasise the business ethics and or characteristics of an excellent centre for learning. The Campus hosts well planned academic blocks, computer centres, lecture halls, libraries, laboratories, conference halls, staff quarters, hostels and students' centres.

A thriving community of creative and accomplished people from around the Country.

The campus also comprises a co-operative store, a bank with ATM and a clinic to attend to the general health of the students and staff. Adequate transport facilities are provided in the campus. BIT has the feel of a friendly hamlet while offering all the benefits of a citadel of learning.

Campus Surroundings

BIT is an impressive campus situated in a serene surrounding at the foothills of the Nilgiris mountains encompassing a sprawling area of 181 acres with a built-up of 28 lakh sq.ft. presenting an exemplary illustration of corporate contribution to society. BIT is a well-designed campus with up-to-date facilities. It is an ideal, conducive, educational retreat where one can fully focus on studies and research and attain academic goals.

Computing Facilities

A 11 - km fiber optic cable has been laid to interlink department computer centres, hostels, staff quarters and guest house. The open - access to 500 Mbps Internet at every Department is a part of an extensive information network connecting the Campus. Wi-Fi facility has been provided in all the hostels.

Sun Centre of Competency

Sun Microsystems has partnered with BIT and established a Sun Centre of Competency at the Institute premises with an objective to develop an open-source tools for Education, Research and Industry and to create a talented pool of Engineers in Free and Open-Source Software.

Learning Centre

The five-storeyed, air-conditioned and computerized library is well-stacked. 89000 Volumes, 400 National and International Journals, 6500 CD-ROMs, a Digital Library with 6000 e-journals, 274 NPTEL and 166 NITTTR video courses are part of the resources. BIT is an Institutional member of the British Council Library, Chennai, DELNET, New Delhi and INDEST Consortium, New Delhi.

Liquid Crystal Research Laboratory

LCRL - BIT, established in 2004 and nested in the Electronics and Communication Engineering Department, possesses a state-of-the-art in the latest and challenging field of Liquid Crystals. This research laboratory is equipped with sophisticated equipment enabling the research in the frontier areas of Liquid Crystals.

Laboratory for Venom Peptidomics and Molecular Simulation

BIT-DST sponsored “Laboratory for Venom Peptidomics and Molecular Simulation (LVPMS)” established in 2014 and nested in the Biotechnology Department, characterizes toxic peptides and molecules obtained from different venomous species both in land and Sea. State of the art facilities are deployed for obtaining single molecules for therapeutic use. Molecular interactions between the lethal toxins and voltage gated channels, with expertise from both International and Indian counterparts, are analysed for developing isoform specific drugs.

Laboratories

Agilent ADS (Advanced Design System) software has been installed with five user licenses to design RF systems. It is a high frequency designer and simulator. ADS is an Electromagnetic (EM) simulator, ADS Momentum has default Multi-threading and N log N solver technologies which enables complex EM simulations to run faster and to solve larger structures in lesser amount of RAM.

Technology Business Incubator (TBI)

With an objective to promote clusters of technology based small enterprises mainly in agricultural and allied fields, the Technology Business Incubator was established with a joint funding of Rs. 410.35 lakhs from the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India, New Delhi.

Language Laboratory - Foreign Language Training

All the I BE/BTech students learn Communicative English in the first semester. They are then divided into two categories based on their proficiency in English and they learn Advanced Communicative English / German / Japanese / French / Chinese / Hindi respectively in the second semester.

Air-conditioned Seminar Halls - Vedanayagam Auditorium

Each department is provided with an air-conditioned seminar hall with a capacity to seat 180 students. A fully air-conditioned indoor auditorium with a capacity to seat 750 students is available in an area of 7920 sq.ft.

General Amenities

An air-conditioned main auditorium to seat 2500 members, Uninterrupted Power Supply, Protected Water Supply, Health Centre, Cooperative Store, Bank with ATM, Post Office, STD Booths, etc.

Internet Centre - Netcafe

A separate well-designed air-conditioned Internet Centre with latest computer systems is functioning in an area of 5400 sq. ft.

Yoga Centre

Training on Yoga is offered to the students and the Yoga trainers teach the concepts of YogiRaj Vethathiri Maharishi’s Simplified Kundalini Yoga (SKY), The Art of Living Course and Asanas to the students and members of faculty. Yoga is a part of the regular time table for all the First year Undergraduate students. The Centre organises special programmes on Yoga for students and members of faculty and also trains the students for various competitions.

Accommodation

Comprehensive accommodation services are available to all the students who are looking for a home away from home. Gents Hostel - 2900 inmates, Ladies Hostel - 2200 inmates, Well furnished single, double and four occupancy rooms, Aesthetic Layout, Modern Kitchen, Spacious Dining Halls, Mini Cine Theatres, Indoor Courts for Shuttle & Table Tennis.

Sports and Leisure

There are first - rate sports and leisure facilities on campus. Courts with acrylic surface for tennis, basketball and volleyball; playing fields for football, hockey, cricket and kabaddi are also available.