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St. Joseph’s College of Engineering and Technology provides hostel facilities for the students within the campus itself. The hostels are set in lush green surroundings with clean air, water and a calm atmosphere conducive for learning and for the physical wellbeing of the students. The catholic priests of the diocese of Palai and Rev. sisters from the SABS congregation are the wardens of our hostels. There are four hostels – St. Thomas (for boys), St. Augustine’s (for girls), St. Mary’s (for girls) & St. Alphonsa Hostel (for boys). A total number of 1400 students can be accommodated at the college hostels. To cater to the academic needs of the students, resident tutors are available in the hostel. Our hostels aim at the wholistic development – intellectual, cultural, moral, Social, emotional and spiritual – of the students. The hostels provide a disciplined, safe, calm, hygienic and peaceful atmosphere for students for their studies and for their personal growth. The hostel mess provides good and wholesome food. Centralized and mechanized kitchen located at St. Thomas hostel is the food factory of all SJCET hostel. Hostels follow dividing system in running the hostel mess. There is a mess committee with hostel wardens and student representatives. The mess executive committee regularly (once in a month) meets and decide the food menu. For the entertainment of the students, a lobby with television has been arranged and major newspapers are also provided. There is a chapel for ensuring the spiritual growth with holy mass and evening prayer every day . Moral talks are also held regularly and counselling facilities are also available. Students are encouraged to make use of the college library and for this purpose hostel timing have been chalked out. Students are provided with bus facility for shopping at Palai. The students are expected to strictly follow the hostel rules and guidelines regarding general discipline, behavior, study hours, meal timings etc. They are also expected to take good care of hostel properties like furniture, room, toilet and bath-room fittings, electrical accessories, etc. Hostel day is celebrated in each hostel.


The hostel is well equipped with high quality infrastructure such as:

  • Spacious dining halls

  • Chapels

  • Study halls

  • Gymnasiums

  • Wi-Fi facilities

  • 24*7 Electricity.

  • Hot/Cold purified drinking water facility

  • Clean toilets and bathrooms

  • Laundry and drying area

All these facilities make our hostels a home away from home, ensuring a safe and positive environment for the students.

Fee Structure 2024-2025

Sl. No.ParticularsAmount
1Establishment Charge / Rent₹24,000
2Mess Advance₹5,000 (Refundable)
3Caution Deposit₹5000 (Refundable)
4Admission Fee₹500

St.Thomas Hostel (Boys)

St. Thomas Hostel for boys was built  in 2003. It has a capacity of 308 beds for students. The hostel consists of blocks I & II. The hostel accommodates the third and fourth year B.Tech., MCA, MBA and M.Tech. students. The centralized kitchen of the college is located at this hostel. There are two wardens, resident tutors and hostel staff to look after the everyday affairs of the students.

Warden: Rev. Dr. Joseph Purayidathil, MM, Ph.D.   Mob: 9446762362
Assistant Warden: Rev. Fr. Kuriakose Vattamukalel, MA  Mob: 9447513597
Mess Manager: Rev. Fr. Joseph Vattappillil, LTh,LOCL Mob: 9497028498
Hostel Mobile. No. 9562239327

Block 1: 58 rooms, 174 students
Block 2: 67 Rooms, 134 Students
Faculty rooms: 2

St. Alphonsa Hostel (Boys)

St. Alphonsa Hostel came into existence in 2012. The hostel has a capacity of 423 beds for students. The hostel consists of Block I and II. The hostel accommodates first and second year B.Tech. students. The students of St. Joseph’s Institute of Hotel management and catering technology are also accommodated here. The students can make use the adjacent open stadium for playing football and cricket. Keeping in mind SJCET’s passion for quality and excellence, all facilities are provided for the well-being  of the students. There are three wardens, resident tutors and hostel staff to cater the needs of the students.

Warden: Rev. Fr. Thomas Karottukizhakkel, MA, B.Ed. , Mob: 9447940444
Assistant Warden: Rev. Fr. John Mattamundayil, M.Sc (Coun. Psy.),  Mob: 9446982681

Assistant Warden:Rev. Fr. Cherian Moolayil, M.Sc Mob: 8606701030
Hostel Mobile No : 8075620192

Block 1: 69 rooms, 207 students
Block 2: 72 Rooms, 216 Students
Faculty rooms: 10

St. Mary’s Hostel (Girls)

This hostel was established in the year 2003. The hostel has a capacity of 221 beds for students. First year B.Tech. students are accommodated at this hostel. A separate section in the hostel with 10 double rooms are available for lady staff members of the college. Facilities for games are available in the hostel compound itself. There are two wardens, resident tutors and hostel staff  to support the students.

Warden : Sr. Seena Vadakkedath, BA, B.Ed., Mob: 6238269171
Asst. Warden : Sr. Tessy Vanchipurackal Mob: 9447935007

Hostel Ph. No: 8848516998

Total Rooms: 67
Total  students: 201
Faculty rooms: 10
Guest rooms: 1

St. Augustine Hostel (Girls)

This hostel has a capacity of 351 beds. The hostel consists of 3 Blocks, Block A , Block B & Block C.  The hostel accommodates B.Tech. second, third and fourth year students, MCA, MBA and M.Tech. students. A separate wing of Block B in the hostel with 10 double rooms are available for the ladies staff members of the college. There are three wardens, resident tutors and hostel staff to look after the needs of the students.

Warden:Sr. Tessy Kuttiyanickal, BA, B. Ed.,  Mob- 9148655264
Asst. Warden: Sr. Deepthy Padinjarevattappally, B. Com., TTC Mob: 8281510620, 7034863362
Asst. Warden: Sr. Monica Kureethadam.,  Mob. 8330071750

Hostel Mobile No: 8848076766

Block A: 47 rooms, 141 students
Block B: 
50 rooms, 150 students
Block C: 
20 rooms, 60 students

Faculty Rooms: 10