Campus Life FAQ

Find answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Silicon West’s campus life.


Each room has three beds, study tables, study chairs, mattresses, wardrobes, and two tube lights and ceiling fans.

Three students share one hostel room.

No. Single accommodation is not available.

Silicon West hostels have non-AC rooms.

Hostel residents can avail the Silicon bus facility (Silicon Rider) at no extra cost. They can also get small vehicles, if available, for personal use on the payment. Students can get a car or an SUV on official requisition to attend academic events such as conferences or seminars, etc.

Yes, hostels and academic buildings have 24×7 Wi-Fi access.

There is an on-campus gymnasium.

No, there is no postal facility within the campus. However, you can easily access the nearest post offices, which are only 4km from the Institute.

Students can read in the library on weekdays from 9.00 am. to 8.00 pm. The library is closed on Sundays and public holidays.

Dedicated sports grounds are available for cricket, football, volleyball, basketball, badminton, and running tracks.

Yes, there is one cafeteria where students can get snacks, beverages, ice cream, etc.

Yes. Students can get their clothes washed and ironed by a Dhobi or Washerman who comes twice a week to the campus.

Water is available 24×7 in the hostels.

In all the bathrooms, water outlets have a centralized geyser connection. It makes hot water available 24×7 during the winters.

Yes, every floor has drinking water outlets with Ultra Violet (UV) filters. The filters are changed every six months.

There are many clubs in Silicon West like Robotics Club, Coding Club, Literary Club, Sports Club, Cultural Club, Fitness Club, etc.

Yes, students can book their slots to use the Internet Lab, which has 40 computer systems.

There are dedicated classrooms with an OHP (Overhead Projector), a Projection Screen, and White Boards. Faculty members get the classrooms allotted for sessions as per their requirements.

Yes, students can contact the respective hostel caretaker to get medicines. Sick-meal is also available on prior intimation.

Yes, an on-campus ambulance facility is available 24X7.

The anti-ragging squad at Silicon maintains vigil, oversight, and patrolling functions for preventing instances of ragging. They are alert and active at all times to ensure that the campus is free from ragging.