The Institute has two state-of-the-art computer laboratories. The labs have a total of 64 Dell OptiPlex 9020 MT Desktops with 4GB RAM and 500 GB hard disks, and six Dell Power Edge R 630 servers.
IIT Bhilai has its computer centre ITIS that stands for – Information Technologies Infrastructure and Services to support the academics affairs and administration at the institute. It is known as the “NUCLEUS” of IIT Bhilai. ITIS provides seamless gigabit network connectivity to the entire campus. ITIS ensures seamless functioning of all the IT related functions like Network Connectivity and Internet, computer labs, LDAP, conferencing, email services, Technical support, Smart ID Card biometric services, VOIP etc.
The Institute has two high speed Internet links provided by National Knowledge Network and BSNL respectively. IIT Bhilai is a part of National Knowledge Network (NKN) under which all the national level institutes are connected via the high-speed fiber network The hostels are connected through campus-wide LAN and provide Wi-Fi links to students to use. Entire campus of IIT Bhilai is Wi-Fi enabled and students can use the network seamlessly across various facilities.
The chemistry laboratories at IIT Bhilai give students the opportunity to perform experiments that explore important chemical concepts and introduce proper lab techniques and safety. The Chemistry lab is fully equipped with all the modern equipment like Vortex mixer, weighing balance, Rotary evaporator, UV Ozone cleaner etc. and has been equipped with fume extractors to restore purity of air in the lab which limits the exposure to hazardous or toxic fumes, vapors or dusts.
The chemistry lab is equipped with all the necessary infrastructure to conduct experiments on inorganic and organic synthesis, analytical methods and physio-chemical measurements. The experiments are selected in such a way that the students get motivated to explore the science in chemistry further. The lab aims at nurturing a creative environment for both teaching and research to instill excellent working relationships with undergraduate, post graduate students and research scholars.
The qualities of the leadership, sharing, team spirit and tolerance are learnt from sports. Sports education not only teaches the students to maintain the physical stamina, but also the habit of obedience, discipline, the determination to win, willpower, etc. These attributes help towards developing an individual’s character. IIT Bhilai strongly believes that having good sports facilities in an institute is an essential fundamental requirement that helps the students to tackle the challenging curriculum with an open mind and in good physical health.
IIT Bhilai has several grounds and courts, where students practice the games like cricket, badminton, basketball, volleyball and football. Indoor games such as table tennis, snooker, carom, chess are also available within the hostels for easy access by students round-the-clock. A well-equipped gymnasium is built within the academic block to provide general ﬁtness training to the students. Prayatna, an intra-IIT sports league of IIT Bhilai is held annually which brings most of the student community to participate in various games.