- About IIIT-D
After being established in 2008, IIIT-Delhi functioned from its transit campus in the library building at NSIT in Dwarka till July 2012. Its permanent campus, which is spread over 25 acres in Okhla, phase-III, became operational in August 2012. The phase-I of the construction of the IIIT-D campus is complete, with 30,000 sq.m. of building space for its functioning, including a Faculty and Research block for 50 faculty members and eight research centres, several lecture halls with a total capacity of 500, a recreation centre, a boy' hostel and a girls' hostel.
The administrative office and finance department are housed within the Academic block, along with the Director's Office, conference rooms, a board room, a formal seating and discussion area and faculty offices. The Faculty and Research wing is also accommodating PhD rooms and M-Tech labs. Besides, there are seating areas to foster discussions and for sharing of thoughts.
The IIIT-D's sprawling campus houses a Library and Information Centre, which has a common study area for students on the ground floor, a state of the art library on the first floor and several labs on the upper floors.
The Dining and Recreation centre of the institute contains a students' mess, which is spread over two floors, a cafeteria and facilities for extra-corricular activities, such as a music room and a gymnasium.