Gauhati University provides various amenities and infrastructure for the students and the faculty such as separate hostel for boys and girls, library with a collection of books, canteen to serve food to the students and faculty, transportation for day scholars, sports, medical facility for any emergencies an illness, computing facility to provide practical training to the students, etc. Other facilities like ICT centre, post office, stationery shop, ATM, internet, etc are also available for them.
The university has 11 Boys' Hostels on campus. The hostels run their own mess through a residents’ committee, which operates on a no-loss-no-profit basis.
The university has 12 Girls' Hostels on campus. The hostels run their own mess through a residents’ committee, which operates on a no-loss-no-profit basis.
There is one central gymnasium(for Boys) of size 14 × 10 sq. meters and one mini gym (for Girls) of size 6× 5 sq. meters . Boys’ Gymnasium was established in 2006 and Girls’ Gymnasium in 2016.
The library is equipped with all kinds of books and journals, and has well lighted study areas. Currently, the library holdings are around 2.7 lakh books, around 35 thousand bound periodicals, around 3700 theses, 5600 dissertations, 4500 manuscripts.
The sports facilities available may be classified into four main categories: (i) Indoor facility consisting of 1 Indoor Sports hall with playing area 22× 15 sq. meters and 1 Table Tennis Indoor Stadium of 12× 10 sq. meters. (ii) Outdoor facilities consist of: (a) Playground:The University has 2 playgrounds for football and cricket with size of the playground120× 120 sq. meters and 100× 80 sq. meters respectively. (b) Basketball court: There are 3 Basketball courts with Outdoor court standard size. (c) Volleyball court: There are 2 Volleyball courts Outdoor court standard size.
There are 4 major canteens inside the campus, which provides healthy and good quality food.
The university has well equipped centrally AC Auditorium,
The Gauhati University Hospital provides basic primary health care. The hospital provides round the clock health services to the patients with limited facilities.
Many parts of the campus (including departments, hostels and administrative buildings) are WIFI enabled.
Around 27 computer labs are there across all the departments in the University.
The University provides the facility of a bus service to the students, staff and teachers. It is free of cost for the staff and teachers and a very nominal fare is charged from the students which are included in the utility fees paid by them.
The departments of the University have around 97 state of the art laboratories with high end instruments for research and academic activities.
Gauhati University Alumni Association (GUAA) was established in 2003. It now houses the office of the Alumni Association and provides accommodation to visiting alumni.
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