Asim Kumar Sil
>>An agreement made between United India Insurance Co. Ltd(UIICL) and NIT Silchar introducing mediclaim policy for the students of NIT Silchar showing various conditions effective from July 2012:
>>Group Mediclaim policy for the students of NIT Silchar introduced for the session July 2012 to June 2013.
FOUNDATION FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AND ACCESS (FAEA) - www.faeaindia.org invites application for scholarship for the year 2012-13
The institute is essentially residential and provides hostel accommodation for students. Separate hostel accommodation is available for girl students. It is mandatory for all the students to stay in hostels. However, under special and extraordinary cases a student may be permitted on application during beginning of each semester to live with his/her parents or local guardian at Silchar. Students permitted to stay outside hostels are exempted from payment of mess charges, electricity and water charges under hostel fees but they will have to pay the hostel establishment charges and seat rent. The name, full address, office and residence telephone number, designation and willingness of local guardian have to be furnished at the time of admission. Room allotment in the hostels is done in such way that students from different regions of the country freely intermingle with each other, depicting national integration.
GYMKHANA STUDENTS UNION BODY 2012-13, NIT SILCHAR
As with all educational institutes in India NIT Silchar has its "Students Union Body" known as GYMKHANA STUDENTS UNION BODY. The members of the GYMKHANA UNION BODY are elected by all the students of the institute. The GYMKHANA works under the able guidence of the Dean(Students Welfare) and faculty advisers of the different offices. The office bearers are responsible for organizing and coordinating different events for the all round personality developments of the students. The GYMKHANA takes the initiative for organizing the annual college cultural festival INCANDESCENCE and technical festival TECNOESIS along with Freshers, Farewell and many other cultural like SPARK, BAND WAGON, DRAMA COMPETITION, LITERARY WEEK etc. and sports events like NIGHT CRICKET TOURNAMENT, BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT, INDOOR SPORTS WEEK, FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT, TENNIS, VOLLEYBALL, KABADDI TOURNAMENTS etc. through out the year. The main motive of the GYMKHANA is to work dedicatedly for the welfare of the students and believes in the motto
GYMKHANA '12 MEMBERS :
MUSIC CLUB SECRETARY
LITERARY AND PUBLICATION SECRETARY
DRAMATIC CLUB SECRETARY
PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB SECRETARY
INDOOR SPORTS SECRETARY
Priyankush Kashyap Barua
ATHLETICS AND GYMNASTICS SECRETARY
HOCKEY AND KABADDI SECRETARY
TREKKING AND MOUNTAINEERING SECRETARY
Padma Kumar Morang
The institute is a confluence of various cultures and ethnicities. Students from every nook and corner of the country live together within one campus, fostering a sense of unity and cultural exchange. In addition, NIT Silchar is situated amidst beautiful and lush green surroundings dotted with fresh water lakes and gleaming streams and rivers. The beauty of nature commingled with perfection of human mind makes one wonder on the harmony it fosters. Despite its location at the far flung remote side of Assam, the place never deprives one of experiencing its unique charm and lurking natural beauty. Students enjoy enough facilities inside the campus to pass their leisure hours. The campus life here vividly reflects the unity in diversity of this great nation.
The institute recognizes the extracurricular activities as a part to students’ life and hence well-equipped facilities for games and sports are provided within the hostels premises, in other general locations and in the student activity center. Hostels are equipped with most of the indoor games facilitates. The student activity center is used as an indoor stadium. A well laid fenced playing ground is used for outdoor games and tracking events. Besides these, students, faculty and staff have facilities for playing Tennis, Basketball, and Volleyball etc. Inter-hostel cricket, football and volleyball events are regularly conducted in the institute. Inter-college cricket, football and volleyball events are also regularly conducted in the institute. Gymnasium center housing modern keep-fit and gym equipment was in operation during the period of reporting. Apart from academic activities, NITians are very enthusiastic in games and sports. Students play football, volleyball, basketball, cricket and others games. Generally at weekends or during holidays internal competitions are held. Regular events like inter-hostel tournaments in various games took place during the year under review as well. Besides this, students participated in competitions organized on the occasions of Republic Day, Independence Day, etc. Various quizzes, debates and technical competitions are held under the banner of various societies. NITS also organizes annual technical and cultural festivals respectively called the Technoesis and Incandescence where students enhance their technical as well as cultural skills.