List of items required for the stay in the hostel for new students

  • Being a fully residential Institute, students are required to stay in the Institute hostel. IISER TVM provides furnished hostel accommodation to all its students.
  • On the day of registration, students will be provided hostel rooms and they are expected to occupy their respective rooms on the same day.
  • The following items are required for the stay:
    1. Mattress & Pillow - 1 each
    2. Bed sheets - at least 2
    3. Pillow cover -2
    4. Soap dish - 1 each
    5. Umbrella - 1
    6. Torch - 1
    7. Pad locks-2
    8. Buckets & Mug-2 each
    9. Toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, nail cutter, hangers
    10. Other items required for academic purposes
      Students can also purchase the above mentioned items from the co-operative store in the campus or from the Vithura (near by) market.
    11. Mosquito net - 1
    12. Bag for dirty clothes - 1
    13. Bath Towel -2
    14. Shaving kits, , shoe polish kit, handkerchief, slippers, shoes, clothes, - as per requirement

Please note that accompanying parents/guardians will not be permitted to stay overnight in the Institute hostel with their respective wards.

A list of hotels nearby is available here

For any further information please contact us at the following address:
IISER - Thiruvananthapuram,
Maruthamala PO, Vithura,
Thiruvananthapuram - 695551, Kerala, India.
Phone :
- Administration: 0471-2778044, Hostel : 0471-2778031, 0471-2778193 Control Desk: 0471-2778028