The Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram, is an institution dedicated to space science and technology needs. The academic environment for students should facilitate the other requirements that will aid students in terms of fitness, health, communication, and research. Keeping the needs of students in mind, IIST Thiruvananthapuram's facilities and infrastructure are planned in a way that students from diverse backgrounds find campus life comfortable. The IIST facilities are not only restricted to the hostel, canteen, and IT labs, there are extracurricular activities, a huge library, and other amenities to provide a thriving environment for students.
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The library has a six-story building that has a huge collection of books, journals, and resources, along with supplementary reading materials and reference materials. It uses OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) on a 24 x 7 basis.
The institute has eight hostels for boys. The hostels have accommodation for approximately 800 students and include modern exercise facilities, lecture rooms, and national and local newspapers; clean drinking water; and a satellite-style LCD TV power supply with backup.
IIST provides three separate hostels for girls. Recreational facilities such as modern exercise facilities, lecture rooms, national and local newspapers, clean drinking water, satellite-style LCD TV power, etc. are available for the students.
This facility helps to train and empower students in various sports and fitness activities with a planned set of intramural competitions and various sports events. The Fitness Centre has a multi-station gym system, machines, and weight machines for use by students and faculty.
The university has a departmental-based laboratory facility for students.
Some of the other facilities include gym facilities, cafetaria, auditorium, medical or hospital, wifi connection, IT infrastructure, transport, convenience store, bank facilities, swimming pool, alumini association, and guest rooms.