To provide safe, secure and affordable residential accommodation to the students who come from far flung places of the State and country to this apex centre of learning, the Central University of Kashmir has set-up two Girls hostels at Rajbagh and Sanath Nagar and one Boys Hostel at Padshahi Bagh, Srinagar.
The University hostel is set-up in a three storeyed structure that is aesthetically laid out with plenty of open space and a lush green lawn in its front. The hostel possesses all kinds of amenities for making the living of the boarders comfortable and enjoyable.
The rooms are well ventilated and airy and installed with fans, CFL tube lights and comfortable furniture.
The hostel has well equipped Mess, Kitchen and Dinning Hall.
Safe drinking water is available by means of aquagurad and water purifiers installed in the mess and dining hall of the hostel.
For the comfort of the students, decent sitting arrangements have been made.
Dining Chairs and dining tables have been placed in the dining hall and each inmate is provided a bed, a mattress, a study chair and a table in the room.
The hostel is also equipped with sports/recreational facility (T.T/Badminton/Chess/Carrom etc.).
Local/national newspapers are also subscribed with a view to bring the overall development of personality of the boarders into play.
The Vice Chancellor evinces keen interest in ensuring that the living of the boarders on the campus should be secure, safe and academic oriented. Besides, there is a hostel managing committee representing the students of all the departments, which looks after the mess including the kitchen material and menu etc. The committee also facilitates the activities related to cleanliness, discipline, water saving, gardening and controlling of food wastage etc.
A rich culture is exhibited by the boarders of the hostel. The boarders are involved in transmitting culture by celebrating important festivals of all religions and live in harmony with each other.
There is a local market near the hostel having the facility of PCO, Fax etc. thus catering to day to day needs of the boarders. The Bus Stand, Railway Station and Airport are connected with public transport from the hostel of the university.
In a word, living in the hostel of Central University of Kashmir pre-supposes high degree of integrity, consciousness, cooperation, tolerance and hard work for a glorious career.
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