The concept of hostels is to provide budget-oriented, sociable accommodation. Most of the facilities in hostels unlike in hotels are on sharing basis which helps to keep the cost low. This also creates a warm and friendly camaraderie amongst students. It must be truly experienced to have your own definition.
The University has the distinction of housing substantial number of students in its hostels. The IUB hostels are unique form of lodging with exclusively designed buildings offering attractive curb appeal surrounded by lush green lawns and superb ambiance equipped with all basic amenities. Dedicated and focused full time staff ensures round the clock facilitation of the residents.
The capacity building and up gradation of essential facilities under the current regime, is evident from the efforts being taken. The old hostel buildings have been renovated and equipped with better living facilities. Female students residing in girls hostels need more disciplined environment. Adherence of check in time, visitor control, and attendance are the tools to ensure safety and security of female students. Visitors seeking entrance in the hostels are required to report to the staff present at the entry point of each hostel and get his/her particulars endorsed in the registers kept for purpose.
The accommodation capacity of student hostels is around 6000 and that of faculty hostels is around 200. All the hostel buildings are equipped with the state of the art facilities.
The Hostel Administration
The following Hostels are in operation for students:-
|Fatima Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Ayesha Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Aamna Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Khadija Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Zainab Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Halima Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Rabia Hall||Abbasia Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Fatima Hall||BWN Campus||Bahawalnagar|
|Ayesha Hall||BWN Campus||Bahawalnagar|
|Ayesha Hall||RYK Campus||Rahim yar Khan|
|Abu Bakar Hall||Abbasia Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Umer Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Ali Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Ahmad Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Usman Hall||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Jinnah Hall||BWN Campus||Bahawalnagar|
|Iqbal Hall||RYK Campus||Rahim yar Khan|
|Executive Hostel||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Faculty Hostel for Men||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
|Faculty Hostel for Women||Baghdad Campus||Bahawalpur|
Foreign Faculty Hostel for families with state of art facilities is available at Baghdad-ul-Jadeed Campus Bahawalpur besides, Faculty Hostel for Men at Bahawalnagar Campus and Faculty Hostels for Women at Bahawalnagar and Rahim yar Khan.