St.Joseph’s College of Engineering and Technology provides hostel facilities for girls and boys students within the campus itself. The hostel facility is provided to P.G and U.G students of the college. For gents and ladies we have two hostels each can accommodate both P.G and U.G students. Catholic Priests of the diocese and sisters are the wardens of our hostels. Faculty members residing in hostel support the wardens. Our hostels provide a disciplined, safe, calm, hygienic and peaceful atmosphere for students for their studies as well as personal growth. We have facilities for mess, chapel, study hall, gymnasium etc. and we are full-fledged Wi-Fi campus. Our hostels aim at development – Intellectual, Cultural, Moral, Social, Emotional and Spiritual – of the students. They are formation houses and cultural centers that provide excellent ambiance for the holistic development of their inmates. Electricity is provided for 24 hours. In case of power failure, generator will supply power to the all our hostels.
St. Thomas (for men), St. Augustine’s (for women) & St. Mary’s (for women) & St. Alphonsa Hostel (for men) are owned and administered by the Diocese of Palai. These hostels give accommodation to the students of SJCET.
Fee Structure 2019
St.Thomas Hostel (For Men)
St. Thomas Hostel for men was built within the college campus in 2003. The hostel has all necessary infrastructures, which are required for the holistic development of the student. Hostel has a capacity of 308 beds for students. Well furnished rooms and mess hall, keeping in mind SJCET’s passion for quality and excellence, are provided for the convenience of the students. To cater to the academic needs of the students, resident tutors are available in the hostel. . The hostel mess provides good and wholesome food for its inmates and the expenses are met by dividing system. Centralised mechanised kitchen of this hostel is the food factory of all SJCET hostel inmates which reaches to a count of 1400.
The hostel consists of blocks II & I. Each floor has common drying and washing area. Drinking water outlets are provided at various points and a cooler is also provided for those who wish to drink cold water. For the entertainment of the students, a common lobby with television has been arranged and major newspapers are also provided. The hostel is set in lush green surroundings with clean air, water and a calm atmosphere conducive for learning for the physical wellbeing of the inmates. There is a chapel for ensuring the spiritual growth of the inmates with Holy Mass held every day and Evening prayer. Moral talks are also held regularly and counselling facilities are also available. Students are also encouraged to make use of the college library and for this purpose timing have been chalked out for the inmates to make use of the library. Study halls have been set up on top of each block were students can discuss topics or engage in combined study without causing a disturbance to their fellow inmates. All these facilities make St. Thomas hostel a home away from home ensuring a safe and positive environment for the students.
Warden: Rev. Dr. Joseph Purayidthil Mob: 9446762362
Assistant Warden: Rev. Fr. Cherian Moolayil Mob: 8606701030
Rev. Fr. Joseph Aranjaniputhenpura Mob: 9495 127 007
Hostel Ph. No. 0482-239327
Block 1: 58 rooms, 174 students
Block 2: 67 Rooms, 134 Students
Faculty rooms: 2
St. Alphonsa Hostel (For Men)
St.Alphonsa Hostel , which came into existence from 2012 is blessed with the presence of Rev.Fr.Thomas Karottukizhakkel as chief warden . Hostel has a capacity of 423 beds for students. Keeping in mind SJCET’s passion for quality and excellence, all facilities are provided for the convenience of the students.
Chief Warden: Rev.Fr.Thomas Karottukizhakkel , Mob: 9447940444
Assistant Warden: Rev. Fr. John Mattamundayil Mob: 9446982681
Hostel Ph.No : 0482-239519
Block 1: 69 rooms, 207 students
Block 2: 72 Rooms, 216 Students
Faculty rooms: 10
St. Mary’s Hostel (Ladies)
This hostel was established in the year 2003. The hostel is located within the campus. The prime objective of St. Mary’s Hostel is to provide the students with the necessary amenities to develop an integrated personality, besides providing a calm and peaceful atmosphere for students. Admission to the hostel is restricted to students of St. Joseph’s College of Engineering and Technology, Palai. 221 seats are available for students and a separate wing in the hostel with 10 double rooms are available for lady staff members. Hostels follows dividing system in running the hostel mess. Mess committee would decide the menu. A chapel is provided, so that catholic students can attend the daily Holy Mass, night prayer, prayer meetings etc. Other Students are also free to use the chapel for personal prayer. The chapel provides a serene ambiance.
During study time inmates of hostel are expected to observe complete silence, they must be in their own rooms or in the study hall. Newspapers are provided in all rooms. Incoming phone calls will be provided to the students in their rooms at the prescribed times. TV programmes are permitted daily during recreation time and on holidays. Facilities for games are available in the hostel compound itself. Washing and drying area is provided along with the facility to iron. Once in a week college bus will be arranged for shopping. Onam, Christmas festivals and hostel day celebrations are conducted with competitions and variety entertainments. Warden and teachers are careful in the study and discipline of the students.
Warden : Sr. Tessy Kadankavil Mob. 9526500674
Asst. Warden: Sr. Joselit SABS Mob- 7902813948
Total Rooms: 67
Total students: 201
Faculty rooms: 10
Guest rooms: 1
St. Augustine Hostel (Ladies)
Sisters of Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament ,Sr. Lissy servers as Chief Warden with wardens Sr.Tessy Velliapally, Superior Sr. Alice and Sr. Roslind Mukalayil. Hostel has a capacity of 351 beds. The newly constructed St. Augustine’s hostel consists of 3 Blocks, Block A , Block B & Block C. A separate wing of Block B in the hostel with 10 double rooms are available for the ladies staff. The hostel provides the students with the necessary amenities to develop an integrated personality, besides providing a calm and peaceful atmosphere for students. A chapel is provided, so that catholic students can attend the daily Holy Mass, night prayer, prayer meetings etc. Other Students are also free to use the chapel for personal prayer. During study time hostels are expected to observe complete silence,. Hostel inmates are expected to follow strictly the hostel rules regarding general discipline and behaviour, study periods, meal timings and other matters. They are also expected to take good care of hostel properties like furniture, toilet and bath-room fittings, electrical accessories, etc. Phone calls will be provided to the students at the prescribed times. TV programmes are permitted daily during recreation time and on holidays .Once in a week college bus will be arranged for shopping. Onam, Christmas festivals and hostel day celebrations are conducted with competitions and variety entertainments.
Chief Warden: Sr. Lissy SABS, Mob: 9496724069
Asst. Warden: Sr. Tessy Kuttiyanickal Mob- 8606817565
Sr. Albeena Naduthottiyil SABS Mob: 9061142531
Hostel Ph. No: 04822- 239506, 239311, 239316
Block A: 47 rooms, 141 students
Block B: 50 rooms, 150 students
Block C: 20 rooms, 60 students
Faculty Rooms: 10