DEVELOPMENT STATUS OF NEW CAMPUS OF RAJIV GANDHI NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF LAW, PUNJAB
Site: New campus of RGNUL is coming up in a land measuring appx; 47.30 acres. Proposed campus is being developed as Green University, for this rain harvesting, construction of sewage treatment plant (STP), plantation of trees and installation of solar systems etc. are put in place.
Campus boundary wall: Work of campus boundary wall stands completed. Campus is having two entry gates.
Construction of internal roads: - Work for the construction of internal roads is in progress. Work related to Foot paths & electric poles are completed.
Hostels for boys and Girls: - As per master plan of the proposed campus six blocks for boys and girls are constructed. Covered area of these hostels is 1,99,000 Sq feet (1,08,500 Sq ft for boys and 90,500 Sq ft for girls). All the rooms have been furnished with box type bed, study table, study chair, books shelves etc. There is a provision of cupboard in each room having sufficient storage capacity, there is also provision for locker in each cupboard for safe custody of valuables i.e. Laptop, wallet, mobile etc. There is a separate provision for basket ball and badminton court for boys and girls hostels.
Dining halls for boys and girls are having capacity for 330 students each. Ultra modern kitchen are being equipped with modern cooking gadgets. Water coolers are being fitted with R.O for drinking and water for cooking is also through R.O system.
Construction of Residences for Assistant Professor and class IV: - There is a proposal for the construction of following residences in the new campus:
1. 6 no’s Professor’s Residences (Duplex)
2. 12 no’s Reader's House, (Duplex)
3. 24 no’s Assistant Professor (Lecturer’s) Houses. (G+2)
4. Non-Teaching Staff Houses 32 no’s. (G+3)
5. 32 no’s Class IV Houses. (G+3)
6. Registrar’s Residence
7. Vice Chancellor’s Residence
Work for the construction of 24 No’s residences for Assistant Professor and 16 No’s residences for class IV is already complete.
Construction of Administrative / Academic Block: - As per drawings evolved by the consultant architect, there is a one block housing Administrative block in the front and Academic block at the rear. Academic block work is completed is having 12 no’s class rooms, 06 no’s lecture halls, 02 no’s, computer labs, Canteen etc. Work of Moot Court Hall, conference Room is under progress and is expected to be completed very soon.
Guest House: - There is a provision for V.I.P. Guest Houses & Faculty Guest Houses in the RGNUL campus. Fully furnished guest house is also available in the Old RGNUL campus at Mohindra Kothi, The Mall, Patiala. This guest house is having two A.C’s rooms with drawing room, kitchen etc.
Boring & installation of Tube well: - Tube well has been got bored from Punjab P W D Public Health department, having all the machinery and experience in this field. Depth of the tube well is about 200 Mtr. Water has been got tested from the Govt. approved laboratory and is found to be fit for drinking.
Over Head Service Reservoir (O H S R ):- OHSR, having storage capacity of 2 lac liter of water has also been commissioned for water supply in the campus.
Construction of Sewage Treatment Plant (STP):- S T P having capacity of 200 KL has also been made functional in the campus. Treated waste water is being used for irrigation purposes.
Other infrastructure to be taken up in the campus: - In addition to the above buildings, the campus shall also be having Auditorium, library, Faculty Club, Stadium, etc, preliminary drawings for these buildings are being prepared by the consultant architect m/s Kothari associated New Delhi.