These are the following Hostels provided by the NIT calicut.
Hostel facilities are not that bad. But most of the buildings are those from the time of REC. But it is well maintained. New hostel buildings are constructed in the campus which are of modern style and with good facilities. Rooms are sharing except that of fourth year it is single room. 24*7 Internet connectivity is another highlight. Hostel food is also good at a nominal price. Each month you can join a mess. Total of 9 Messes are there for boys out of which two are exclusively for first years. And four Messes for girls.
There are 11 hostels and few flats for men and two hostels for women. The total capacity of all hostels and flats currently available is more than 6000. There is a separate hostel- international hostel for guest accommodation. One more mega hostel for boys is being constructed to avoid the crowd in the rooms.
There are several hostels A to G+PG+Mega Hostel and almost every hostel has got a mess. Food of various cuisine non-veg, veg, Kerala style, north Indian Style, etc. is available. Food quality in the hostel is generally good and hygenic. Even if you are staying at F Hostel, you can join the mess of C hostel and have food from there and this can be changed every semester(sometimes more). It is not compulsory to join the mess of the hostel you are staying.
Hostels are good the toilets are regularly cleaned and maintained hygienically. A recent addition to the hostel infrastructure are the Mega hostels with very good facilities and awesome Ambiance. Within each hostel you have a common room with facilities like TV carom board etc.
One has to share the room with 3 others in 1st and 2nd year. Independent rooms are available from 3rd year onwards. One has to be lucky to get single/double/triple sharing room in 2nd year. One will get internet at rooms in final year. Each hostel has its mess where different style of food will be offered like South Indian Veg, South Indian Non Veg, North Indian Veg, North Indian Non Veg etc etc. Students can join any mess of their choice. One will get 4 meals (BF, Lunch, snacks, Dinner). Canteen, mini canteen etc are also there. Mini canteen will be open till 2 AM. You can get food in Catangal till 4 AM. Hostel facilities are good and very cheap.
There are many different kinds of messes as well as hostels. North Indian as well as south Indian. Even single rooms hostels are available with very little amount of money.
The hostels are A,B,C,D,F,F",G,PG. The Hostels are of two categories few constructed in 80s and others were constructed few years back. The hostels are situated within the campus. The accomodation is generally 4 or 5 in a room however,in final year, individual rooms are allotted to students.
Hostel Facilities were twin sharing rooms with no air conditioners only basic amenities were available hostel facility was available for all students on board they were maintained well and mess food was good especially in the last year wherein the best of food was available to students for a price.
The hostel facilities are quite cool because of the administration is superb in their effort and mess food is providing every kind of food which is available in your state also they provides for the students.
The hostel facilities are good. in first 4 students are allocated for a room the rooms are allocated by the staff only with the condition that 2 students are from local kereala and 2 students are from other states, so that there should be no gap difference among the students based on the stated and in 2nd year 2 students and 3rd year 4 students and 4th year one room is given for every student.the food is good and for each hostel there is one mess and rent charges are also very less and monthly charge is 600-700 based on electricity bills. mess charge is daily 70.