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Campus Facilities

The following amenities and facilities are available on the campus to support an active, enjoyable and healthy student life.

Hostel Accommodation

Spacious and well planned hostel accommodation along with dining messes is available for men (648 students) and women (240 students). Hostel buildings are located on campus, which provides a secure, tranquil, pollution- and noise-free environment for academic success.

Nootan Sports Complex

Sports facilities at the Sankalchand Patel Vidyadham include a large playground with a full-size running track, a cricket pitch, foot-ball and basket ball nets, as well as indoor facilities such as table-tennis, yoga, chess, and various other games. A dedicated sports teacher is available to guide students, organize inter-college games, and support all sports activities on campus. Campuses like Hemchandracharya College, North Gujarat University, Patan University, and Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad continues to organize inter-college competitions for various games at our campus. Selected players are sent to National Level games like Table Tennis, Chess, Football, Volleyball, Cricket Badminton etc. and consistently win prizes. The campus also houses a National Social Services unit to encourage students to fulfill their duties towards the society.

Canteen and Nootan Amul Parlour

The campus canteen is a hub of student interaction where they enjoy delicious and hygienic snacks and beverages. The Amul Ice Cream Parlor is also located in the canteen area.

Transportation facility

Campus buses, vans, and jeeps circulate in the greater Visnagar, Mehsana areas as well as between Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar to provide safe and reliable group transportation to students coming to the campus daily.

Students' Books and Stationery Store

A well-stocked and reasonably priced on-campus book store tries hard to provide stationery and books at a reasonable cost. Academic journals, drawing sheets, notebooks, photocopying, etc. are available at the campus book store.

ATM facility

Axis Bank's 24x7 ATM booth is available with 24-hour access near the campus canteen.

Nootan General Hospital

The Nootan Trust manages the Nootan General Hospital on campus which is a multi-specialty hospital with a capacity of 150 beds and offering medical services at very affordable rates. The hospital offers the best medical facilities the area to the campus community, Visnagar residents and beyond. A free ambulance service is available for patients in Visnagar town and surrounding areas. Departments include Orthopedic, Pediatric, Gynecology, Surgery, ENT, Skin and General Medicine.

Guest House

In order to accommodate guests visiting the campus, an air conditioned Guest House along with a dining hall is situated on campus.

Staff Apartments

Spacious two-bedroom staff apartments are available for faculties and doctors of the campus. On campus housing for staff supports greater support and interaction between students and staff members.

Library

The Sankalchand Patel Vidyadham has a well-furnished, spacious and rich library with a separate reading room which provides serene and noiseless atmosphere to the students for reading and research. At present, the campus library stock is more than 25000 books comprising of almost 8400 titles on various subjects of engineering, business administration and computer application. In addition, more than 400 different magazines and journals are subscribed. Out of these 272 e-journals are subscribed as per INDEST AICTE consortium scheme approved by AICTE. Free Internet access facility is provided to the students. The entire collection of the library is computerized enabling issue/return function automatically by using library automation software (ALICE for windows) with bar-code system. Index boxes, computer user terminals are also available in library to search books by author, title, etc.