BITS MESRA – College Details
For over five decades, BIT Mesra (located 16 kms from Ranchi, the Jharkhand state-capital) has been engaged in nurturing minds through a rich heritage of academic excellence. Essentially a hub of bustling student activities, the beautiful campus has been a second-home to thousands of students in their journey to challenge the times.
Streams at Graduate Level
2. Civil Engineering
3. Computer Science
4. Electrical & Electronics Engineering
5. Electronics & Communication Engineering
6. Information Technology
7. Mechanical Engineering
8. Chemical & Polymer Engineering
9. Production Engineering
Streams at Post-Graduate Level
1 Automated Manufacturing Systems
2. Computer Aided Analysis and Design – CAAD
3. Civil Engineering
4. Electrical Engineering
5. Electronics & Communication Engineering
6. Mechanical Engineering
7. Quality Engineering & Management
8. Polymer Engineering
9. Software Engineering
10. Space Engineering & Rocketry
Fee structure for various courses
- 780-acre (3.2 km2) campus
- Built up covered area exceeding 840,000 sq ft (78,000 m2)
- Golden Jubilee auditorium as well as a Mini auditorium
- PA-RAM 10000 super computer
- 100 M bit/s LAN Connection in all BIT hostels rooms
- R&D building housing computer and scientific labs.
- Post Office
- Indian Railways Reservation Counter
- A three storied library. There is a separate internet facility inside the library in order to let students read IEEE and other journals
- U CO Bank branch with an ATM.
- State Bank of India ATM
- ICICI Bank ATM
- 16 bed hospital.
- Lord Shiva temple
- Buses run between campus and Ranchi city, from 0600 hrs to 1900 hrs, at regular intervals.
- Co-operative shops.
- Food canteen.
- Medical Stores.
Central library:The BIT Central Library serves as a model of an evolving and dynamic facility in technical learning since 1955. The library, as an established knowledge hub that is conveniently accessible by those associated with the University, has a major contribution in making BIT an internationally top ranked Academic & Research driven institution.
The Library’s collection comprises hybrid resources (Print & Electronic) in the filed of science and technology, engineering, pharmacy, management and hotel management. The Library also has a separate Internet section consisting of a number of networked terminals for providing recent and most comprehensive access to e-journals and other e-reference resources to the faculty, students and staff under Intranet and Internet environment. The Central library has automated all its routine activities through library software called “LIBSYS” and also extended the scope of various services like CD-ROM database search, OPAC and Web based OPAC.
The Students Halls of Residence
The Institute is completely residential with eleven hostels for boys and three separate ones for girls. All student lodging houses are spacious and beautifully laid out amidst a lot greenery.
Each male-student is provided with well-furnished single-accommodation while girls share their accommodation in spacious and adequately furnished rooms. Individual rooms are constructed in a row with a wide veranda for common use running along the length of passage. Common facilities at the hostel include dining halls and common rooms with provision for several indoor games. The reading room in each hostel subscribes to a large number of magazines, periodicals and newspapers. The entertainment hall in each hostel has a colour television set. Each hostel has an independent mess, completely run and managed by the students themselves.
The hostels are a hub of leisure activities. Students are encouraged to pursue a wide range of extra curricular activities and hobbies in their free time and events both entertaining and competitive are arranged quite frequently. Inter-hostel tournaments of indoor and outdoor games, quizzes, competitions and adventure trips are very popular at BIT Mesra.
The ‘Hostel Night’ organized by resident students is a memorable yearly event where students interact with the faculty members amidst cultural programmes and a lot of fun in a shared mood of festivity.
Other Facilities at the BIT Campus
In addition to on-campus hostel arrangements, students have access to plenty of facilities for learning, recreation as well as sports activities within the grounds of BIT Mesra. The stately campus is self-contained in every sense with well-thought out provisions appointed for every need of the campus residents, be it the students, faculty or other staff members.
Facilities include two auditoriums that can accommodate as many as 2,500 people. This is an ideal venue for cultural events organized by the student community. The Institute has a well-appointed Gymnasium, indoor game facilities and extensive playgrounds for pursuing various outdoor sports. The campus also has two canteens and several other eating options within the premises. As young people mostly prefer to hang out in groups, all the campus eateries are very popular gathering zones. In addition, the Institute maintains three Guest Houses for accommodating guests appropriately.
The Campus has a Shopping Complex and consists of the Co-operative Stores in addition to the stationery shop, tailoring units, cafeterias etc. These provide for the daily requirements of the campus of nearly 5,000 residents. The construction of a full-fledged Marketing Complex and Cooperative Book Store to meet the growing needs of the Campus has recently been completed. Apart from this, the campus also houses a railway reservation counter and post office for the benefit of the residents.
Significant is the on-campus dispensary that provides for several diagnostic procedures and preventive & curative treatments. Emergency cases that require more specialist attention in intensive care facilities are referred either to the local Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences, Ranchi or to Apollo Hospital Erba, also in Ranchi. A Doctor from the campus Health Centre accompanies the patient in case of an emergency. The Institute maintains a liaison with the doctors of these two hospitals. The campus Dispensary-cum-Health Centre also provides free treatment and supply of medicines to residents of local villages in the region.
- TechVibes_Robotics 2011
- Cavorts 2011
- Vibrations 2010
- TechVibes 2011
- 4th National Workshop on Precision Forming: Tools & Techniques
- Annual Function 2011