CAET is a prestigious institution in our country, which provides accommodation to the students wishing to reside in the hostels. In a hostel like ours, one has the advantage of exposure to students from different regions, religions, languages and customs of our country. This composition of "MINI INDIA" will enable a hostelite to understand and appreciate another hostelite from other regions of our country. This is in addition to other aspects of living as one community in the hostel will lead to all-round development of personality of a hostelite and will definitely go a long way in fostering unity of our country.
Each hostel is an independent unit in respects to its internal administration under the overall supervision of council of wardens and the hostel management. The hostels are located in the southern side and adjacent to the college campus and have a separate hostel office and mess within the hostel premises. The mess has a centralized modern kitchen and a separate dining hall. Special menu will be introduced and served in the mess on all important religious festivals.
Hostel celebrates almost all festivals celebrated across the country such as Independence day, holi, diwali, lakshmi, saraswathi and ganesha festivals etc. The annual hostel magazine is being released on the occasion of the hostel day. As a culmination of year long co-curricular and extra-curricular activities, pleasantries and prizes were distributed to the winners in recognition of their achievements on the hostel day. Every year hostel day showcases not only organizational abilities, but also active participation of all the hostelites in recreational, cultural, literary and social activities of the hostelites, who hail from various parts of the country.
The college has an exclusive placement and excellent training centre to facilitate on campus placement opportunities to the students. Every year, the CAET hostelites shows remarkable results in the recruitment drive. It is proud to place on the records that, our hostelites have proved that they are among the top brains of the OUAT. Almost entire hostel is placed and most of them have more than one job in their hands of their choice. The environment in the hostel is very conductive for placement preparations. Each and every hostelite co-operates in the placement activities by helping each other. The group studies gives every hostelites a very good opportunity to improve themselves in the areas in which they lack. The result of the strong team work shall be awesome placements from boys hostels, girls hostels and international hostels.
Hostel No 4 : MAIN HOSTEL - An Indian Main Hostel for male students was built in the year 1977 with a plinth area of 39000 sq. ft. comprising of Ground plus two floors with a small basement to accommodate 150 pre-final and final year students in triple rooms. The facilities available include three solar heaters each with a capacity of 1,500 litres per day, reading room, TV lounge, Volley Ball Court, indoor games like Carroms board, Table Tennis and a multi Gym. Washing machines are provided for all wing.
INTERNATIONAL HOSTEL-The International Hostel was constructed between 2006-07 with a plinth area of 42,586 sq. feet mainly to accommodate foreign students. This hostel has Ground plus 5 floors consisting of 125 fully furnished rooms.. All rooms are on twin sharing basis. If any student wishes to reside in single room, special fee will be charged and the provision will be made if any vacancy available. The basement consists of Warden's office, Internet Center, Visitors lounge, reading room, two kitchens and one dining hall. Two solar water heaters of 3,000 liters capacity each. There are TV lounges and reading rooms in alternate floor and the lounge in the top floor accommodates indoor games like Table Tennis etc. (Students seeking accommodation at this hostel shall approach the C, International Co-operation Division, CAET in the third floor of OUAT main building)
Hostel Unit-IV: GIRLS HOSTEL - This hostel building was constructed exclusively for girl students with a plinth area of 540 sq. meters (5810.40 sq. ft.) comprising of basement, ground and three upper floors and was completed in the year 2003 to accommodate 117 students. Three students are accommodated in each room. Warden's office, Visitors lounge, reading room, dining hall, TV lounge, indoor games are arranged in the basement and parking for two wheelers is provided on the Eastern side adjacent to the compound wall. There are 9 rooms in the ground floor and 10 rooms in each of the upper floors. Two solar water heaters of 3,000 litres capacity each. Washing machines are provided at all wings.
Main Hostel ( Phase -1 ) GIRLS HOSTEL- This newly constructed hostel is also exclusively for girl students. This new hostel building with a plinth area of 539 sq meters (5,799.64 sq. ft.) comprising of basement, ground and three upper floors was completed in the year 2012 to accommodate 76 girls. All the rooms are twin sharing with attached toilets and bath rooms with internet facility. Basement is meant for vehicle parking. Each floor consists of three wings (east, middle, west). There are 10 rooms in each floor, out of which nine rooms are twin sharing and one room is single occupancy. Each student is provided with a wardrobe, study table, chair, cot and book storing cabinet. This building is equipped with solar water heating system of 3,000 LPD capacity. Other facilities available include reading rooms, TV lounges in each floor, Visitors Lounge and Indoor games like Caroms, Table Tennis & gymnasium in the basement.