15 Most Beautiful College Campuses in India


beautiful college campuses

College  life  is  one  of  the  most  wonderful  phases  that  we  come  across.  The  3-4  years  of college life is something that all of us have cherished. Usually college campuses are bigger than schools and there are various departments where students can pursue courses of their choice. You’ll also find playgrounds, canteens (bigger and better than your school canteen), libraries  and  above  all,  ample  places  to  hang  out  inside  the  campus  when  you  have  your classes off or you’re in a mood to bunk!

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Unlike  school  campuses,  where  you’re  sure  to  get  punished  if  you  get  caught  hanging around  in  the  campus,  nobody  questions  you  when  you  hang  around  in  your  college campus, unless you  bump into your professor whose classes you have  been bunking lately! Some college campuses in India are so alluring;  it seems  that they came straight out of fairytales. In case you are wondering which college campuses are those, we have compiled a list of 15 most beautiful college campuses in India

1.  Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati

IIT guwahati

Situated on the northern banks of river Bramhaputra, with the other end surrounded by hills and lush greenery, IIT Guwahati undoubtedly ranks number 1 for having the most beautiful college campus in India

2.  National institute of Technology, Srinagar

2.  National institute of Technology, Srinagar

When the city itself is so beautiful, it is no wonder why NIT Srinagar is ranked among the most beautiful college campuses in India. The snow covered lanes, beautiful hills and Dal Lake (Ghat No.2) at the back side of the college is what makes it unique.

3.  BITS Pilani, Goa

3.  BITS Pilani, Goa

The  BITS  Pilani,  Goa  campus  is  surrounded  by  hillocks,  forests,  greenery,  beautiful roads and the Zuari River, all of them adding to the beauty of this campus.

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4.  Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

4.  Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

IIT  Kharagpur  has  the  largest  campus  which  spreads  over  2000  acres .  The  college buildings were  designed by Swiss architects. The Central Library, located in the main building of the institute, is one of the largest of its type. Its collection includes over 350,000 books and documents.

5.  Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru

5.  Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru

Located at the heart of Bengaluru, spreading  over 400 acres of land and features six canteens,  a   unisex  gymkhana,  a  football  ground  and  a  cricket  ground,  four  dining messes  (halls),  one  multi  cuisine  restaurant,  nine  men's  and  five  women's  hostelsbesides  other  amenities.  The  campus  is  full  of  lush  greenery  and  it  has  also  been ranked 1 among the top universities in India by Government of India ranking.

6.  SSN college of Engineering, Chennai

6.  SSN college of Engineering, Chennai

The  712  acres  green  campus  with  well  maintained  buildings  makes  you  want  to enjoy your college life to the fullest. With the absence of any hills or beaches around, this place is a piece of heaven on earth

7.  Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

7.  Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

Situated  at  the  foothills  of  Himalayas,  this  place  is  pure  beauty  with  the  cool weather,  greenery  and  on  campus  gardens.  This  place  is  also  a  heaven  for  sports lovers with basketball court, cricket ground, football ground, hockey grounds, lawn tennis court and a huge swimming pool.

8.  Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

8.  Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

FRI  Dehradun  is one  of  the  oldest  institutions  of  its  kind  and  is  famous  across  the globe. The building was listed in the Guinness Book of Records, as the largest purely brick structure in the world for some time. The splendid Greco-Roman and Colonial architecture of the buildings is one of its kinds.

9.  National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla

9.  National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla

Khadakwasla was chosen as the site for the National Defence Academy because of it being a lake shore, having a hilly terrain, proximity to the Arabian Sea, and having an operational  air  base.  The  campus  is  equally  beautiful  with  splendid  fountains  and high rising building.

10.  Indian School Of Business, Hyderabad

10.  Indian School Of Business, Hyderabad

Spread  over 260  acres, the  campus  will  provide  you  will  all amenities required during the course.  The  campus  architects  have  retained  existing  rock  formations  and  tree  canopies,hence you can spot  large boulders, open fields, landscaped areas and lush greenery inside the campus.

Read: About ISB, Hyderabad

11.  National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad

11.  National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad

National  Institute  of  Design,  Ahmedabad  has  many  historic  monuments  within  its campus along with great architectural works on campus buildings and lush greenery surrounding the campus.

12.  Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

12.  Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

VIT has one of the most modern and advanced infrastructure. The campus  resembles a city, with  amenities  like  a  lake,  gardens,  lawns,  residential  complexes,  food  courts  etc  and  is divided by the Chennai-Bangalore railway line.

13.  Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

13.  Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

If  you  love  nature  and  wildlife,  try  your  luck  at  Indian  Inst itute  of  Technology, Madras. The 600 acres green campus looks no less than an evergreen forest and it is also a home to many birds and animals which lives in there

14.  Jaypee University of Information Technology, Himachal Pradesh

14.  Jaypee University of Information Technology, Himachal Pradesh

The university is located at the mid of the great Himalayas, need we say more?

15.  Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode

15.  Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode

Located in, Kerala, IIM Kozhikode campus is spread across twin hills which are part of the Western Ghats. Check out the campus in the evening when the sun sets and t he campus lits up, it looks no less than a dream

Read: List of IIMs in India

About Shreoshe Ghosh

Shreoshe has been into content writing for more than a year now. An animal lover since childhood, you can find her watching movies or playing with her pet cat, when she's not writing. She is also enthusiastic about cooking and enjoys trying her hand at new recipes often. She wishes to travel around the world someday and work for animal welfare.

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