The institute has residential facilities for all students, even though the institute is running on temporary campus. Both boys and girls have been provided separate accommodation facility in different hostels.
There are a total of ten (10) boys hostel building in NIT Sikkim. Out of the nine buildings, six are within the campus while the remaining four are outside.
All the girl’s hostels are buildings similar to boy’s hostel 3,4,5,6 with rooms having attached bathroom and toilet.
The newly admitted 1st year students are kept in separate hostels away from senior students to avoid ragging.
The occupancy of the rooms are decided based on the size of rooms and hostel. The rooms are airy, and receive enough sunlight with a beautiful view of snowy Himalayan peaks, like Mt. Narshinga and Mt. Kanchenjunga (World’s third highest peak).