IIT Bhilai: Transit and Permanent Campus
Presently, IIT Bhilai is functioning from its transit campus at Government Engineering College (GEC) Raipur. Four storied Block-B of GEC Raipur building has been furnished for academic activities at IIT Bhilai. Apart from this, IIT Bhilai has its own hostels for Boys and Girls provided by GEC Raipur in the campus. The transit campus of IIT Bhilai is situated in Sejbahar area on Old Dhamtari Road in Raipur. The transit campus is about 10 Km from the main city of Raipur and is well connected through public transport to the Railway station, Airport and Raipur City.
- Airport: The Raipur Airport in Mana is about 15 km away from the transit campus.
- Train: The Raipur Junction railway station is about 13 km from the transit campus.
- Bus: The inter-state and inter-city bus terminal at Pandri in Raipur is about 12 km from the present transit campus.
Permanent CampusThe permanent campus of IIT Bhilai is expected to come up in next three years at Bhilai in Durg district of Chhattisgarh. This campus is adjacent to one of the largest steel plant of India – Bhilai Steel Plant, under Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL). IIT Bhilai Campus is proposed to be constructed on a land area of about 432 acres at Kutelabhatha and Sirsa Khurd villages of Durg district. This location is about 6 km from Durg Junction railway station and about 54 km from Raipur Airport at Mana. In addition to this campus, another extension centre is also planned at Naya Raipur.
The campus is about 12 km from Raipur Junction Railway Station, 16 km from Swami Vivekananda Airport and 13 km from Pandri Bus Stand, Raipur.