Campus Facilities

Transport Facility

Transport facilities are available within the municipal limits of Gilgit city on specific routes at prescribed charges. The university has limited transport facilities and students may be bussed on first come first served bases. Currently, KIU has 4 buses, 2 Coasters and 2 Hi-aces to transport students, faculty and staff to and from the University campus.

Student Hostel

The main hostel building has been completed and female students have been shifted to this building, while second building is in the final stage of completion.


The University always tries to provide an accommodative environment for the students and has provided places for students to eat. University Cafeteria , Subzazar, and Tum Tum are located at the different location of the University where students enjoy meals and have social interaction and also provide them clean environment where they go and discuss academic and social issues with fellow students. Meals and snacks at the Cafeteria are provided on subsidized rates with high food quality in hygienically good utensils. Provision of hygienic food at the Campus is always priority of the University. A committee is deputed to look after such affairs and is responsible to check quantity, quality, cleanliness and observation of rates of food to be served in Canteens and Cafeteria. The Cafeteria always has attraction for old students where they memorize their time spent in the University.

Access to Microsoft Softwares

HEC has provided full access to Microsoft genuine softwares in collaboration with Microsoft. So every student, faculty and staff member have full access to the e-academy Licensing Management System (eLMS) Portal to download the complete suite of Microsoft products for their home & personal use absolutely free.

Computer Labs

KIU has 5 computer labs equipped with latest PC’s multimedia and internet facility. All Labs are fully furnished and air-conditioned. Basic aim of these Labs is to carry out Research across a broad range of subjects and facilitate the students with Modern IT related equipment.

Internet Resource Center

KIU has a major computer lab with a capacity of more than 60 computers for general use of students with Internet facility.

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