Hostel life is a preparation to create home away from home. It is where the life of a Gurukul starts, albeit a modern one. It is a balance between the training and the rejuvenation & relaxation. It is where they get grounded, satiated, fulfilled, refreshed and rejuvenated. It’s where they begin to have a sense of belongingness and camaraderie. It’s where the loneliness of life can best be dealt with. It’s where they realize that true independence is the fountain head to experience the love and togetherness in life. At one hand, they begin to experience confidence and freedom to make their own choices and on the other, they begin to realize that they have an inherent ability to bring together a family away from family and inspire support in their life.
Yes, you read it rightly, its inspiration whereby love, togetherness and team building becomes a natural automatic process. A life rooted in freedom, independent choice making, inspiring support from others, taking full responsibility of the past and full of heart felt commitment to its future, is naturally a life of integrity, contribution and creation. The hostel life at Echelon is designed to make this an experiential reality and train every boarder to lead such a life on going way beyond the life at Echelon into their deep future.
Every hostel is provided with a life coach and a mentor.
Facilies And Amenities
An engaged mind whether stuck in a puzzle or self-attained having dissolved the problem, exults in self-expression. -Prabhat Agarwal
Both the hostels are situated in a lush green environment with beautiful and large lawns dotted with trees in front. The lawns and flower beds are well- maintained and taken care of by a very dedicated team of the Horticulture department. This sylvan surroundings build just the right ambience for serious studies.
The Institute has taken care to provide the boarders a family-like atmosphere and made the latest amenities and facilities available to the hostellers. Both the hostels are fully air-conditioned, spacious, well-furnished with beds, study tables, chairs, cupboards & R-O drinking water, Laundry facilities are also available.
The institute has, therefore, taken care of recreation and amusement of students. Both the hostels have separate Recreation-rooms with television, indoor games like Chess, Carrom Board, Table Tennis etc. The hostels subscribe to various national dailies and magazines, Competition Masters etc.
In order to get a fair and genuine assessment of the functioning of hostels, to have an idea of over all discipline, quality of food being served, as also about the proper functioning and availability of various facilities claimed to have been provided to the boarders, an objective feedback is taken from the boarders in each semester.
Students are also encouraged to give their concrete and genuine suggestions for further improvement of living conditions and facilities in their respective hostels.
Remedial steps are initiated on the basis of opinion expressed by majority of the students.
Note: Hostel facility is not made available to the students suffering from chronic/serious diseases and a disease that needs constant attention.