NIAS Facilities

The facilities of NIAS include:

  • JRD Tata Auditorium
  • Lecture Hall
  • Conference Hall
  • Guest Rooms 
  • Green House for open air activities 

These facilities are used from time to time for various activities of the Institute and when they are not being used by the Institute it is available for others. 

JRD Tata Auditorium

Auditorium Foyer

Architecture of the auditorium blends harmoniously with the main building and has the following facilities.

  • A seating capacity of 320 persons
  • Flexible seat arrangement
  • Excellent acoustics
  • A long foyer
  • It is a distinguished venue as much for an international symposium as for a round table discussion, a performing arts event or an exhibition of paintings and sculptures.

Lecture Hall / Conference Room

  • The faculty block of NIAS has a lecture hall with a seating capacity of 100 and a conference room.

Arrangement for a Seminar

Round table session in progress 

Guest Rooms - Accommodation for Participants 

The Institute has 30 fully equipped residential rooms along with a common dining hall and lounge, capable of accommodating 60 people at a time.

For reservations contact:

Mr. Srinivasa Aithal, Head, Administration, NIAS

Mailing Address:

Head, Administration
National Institute of Advanced Studies
Indian Institute of Science Campus 
Bangalore  560 012


+91 - 80 - 22185000


+91 - 80 - 22185028