Infrastructure at GLA – Times of India

We shape our buildings. Then they shape us

For any university, infrastructure is one of the most crucial tools along with other conditions including quality-based education, hands-on exposure, and additional study program.

According to the study, the most crucial elements of a good academic infrastructure that even contributes to their careers are- Buildings, classrooms, laboratories, equipment.

GLA University is spread over 110 acres of land and is home to more than 10,000 aspirants, of which approximately 5,000 students stay in hostels on campus. It has a state-of-the-art infrastructure including air-conditioned classrooms equipped with computer technology, conference rooms, teachers’ cabins, etc. The university has various centers of excellence and the entire campus is Wi-Fi enabled. From classrooms to playgrounds, labs to the library and hostels to the cafeteria, everything at GLA is done with a immense concentration and taking into account the wishes of the students.

Conference rooms– GLA University has 227 classrooms which are built like an amphitheater, so that the teacher can give equal attention to all students. 65 of them are tutoring rooms. The Internet facility is also available on University computers.


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Cafeteria– Food is what makes you healthy and enthusiastic. At GLA, we believe in HHH (healthy, hygienic and home). Healthy – We want our students to eat healthy, live healthy and look healthy. Hygienic – We believe that food alone is not enough for the body, hygienic food is our priority. Homestyle – Students residing in hostels should feel at home away from home.



GLA believes in the constant mental and physical growth of students. In addition to academic knowledge, we also attach equal importance to the Extra Curriculum. The campus has spaces dedicated to all the major outdoor games such as football, cricket, hockey, badminton, basketball, volleyball, athletics. GLA improves the skills of students who are passionate about sports. We have done our best to provide our students with facilities in almost all sports.

We have an athletics track, badminton court, basketball court, cricket court, soccer field, handball court, volleyball court, chess hall, hall table tennis, lawn tennis. Hoteliers have an added advantage because they can practice on the field after their classes. The discipline, hard work and team skills that come with any sport are held at the highest level at the university and this is the reason why various GLA sports teams have received accolades from other institutions.

Libraries– To access knowledge, the library is above all essential. Here at GLA, we have a central library which is the hub of the university’s information services. We provide our students with facilities in digital and print format.

We do our best to provide books from each segment to our students. Our university’s central library is a member of DELNET which connects over 5000 libraries across the country and is also a member of the National Digital Library.

Laboratories– The theory is incomplete without practical implementation. Therefore, we provide you with the best practical knowledge through our state-of-the-art laboratories.

GLA University has a total of 157 well-equipped laboratories where students gain hands-on experience on various emerging technologies through which they have the opportunity to broaden their practical understanding of how a particular phenomenon works.



Home away from home

GLA University provides a well furnished hostel for its applicants outside. Separate facilities for boys and girls, attentive caretakers, and strict security ensure a pleasant stay so you can focus on your studies. We have 15 boys ‘hostels with a capacity of 4,300+ boys and 4 girls’ hostels with a capacity of 1,400 girls. There is a newly built 800 room hostel which is ranked among the 11 best architectural designs in the world by the UK’s global architecture community, this hostel is separated into five blocks of 4 levels and weaves its way through along the historic center



All hostels on campus, girls and boys, are equipped with gymnasiums and fitness centers. Equipment like a treadmill, exercise bikes, and the latest health-focused tools are available for students and faculty and staff to benefit from.


The primary goal of Aarogyam is to maintain a holistic approach to the physical well-being of our students, faculty and support staff. We aim to provide fast and efficient 24/7 medical, surgical and psychosocial support to all workers and residents of the GLA campus.

Research and innovation

GLA University offers enormous intellectual opportunities to demonstrate the field of research and innovation.

Entrepreneurship Unit Entrepreneurship cell, GLA University is a strategically innovated and value-driven non-profit organization that primarily focuses on the impact of young minds and is led by student entrepreneurs in training.

New generation IEDC– The New Generation Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Center (NewGen IEDC) is a program launched by the National Council for the Development of Scientific and Technological Entrepreneurship (NSTEDB), Department of Science and Technology (DST) , Government of India. NewGen IEDC will aim to instill the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship in young S&T students, encourage and support the creation of start-ups through coaching, mentoring and support.

CSED – Industry 4.0 installation

GLA University, in collaboration with Dysmech Competency Services (DCS), has established the Center for Skill and Entrepreneur Development (CSED), a functional industry within a campus where students will be exposed to the ecosystem industry with a project-based learning program.

GLAU’s CSED is working on skills development as an industrial partner to bridge the gap. We call it Industry within an Institute.

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