The third most populated city in Rajasthan, Kota lies adjacent to the banks of River Chambal, the only perennial river in the state. Tourists & locals visit the river shores for bird sightings, watching crocodiles, and for boat riding in general. Kota is also famous for its thriving coaching culture for IIT-JEE, Medical, and other entrance exams and each year more than 5 lakh students visit and live in the city in various hostels in Kota. Due to such a large influx of students every year, the city has earned various names such as Education City of India and Coaching Capital of India.  There are many student Pg Kota which offers a great place to stay while you are studying and living in this ambitious city.

Kota is also known as the second most livable city in Rajasthan after Jaipur and is also becoming an industrial hub with several power plants coming up in and around the city. Many of you might have heard of the sturdy and dark Green coloured eponymous Kota stone, which also comes from this place and is traded all across the country for building projects of various kinds.

Kota has contributed a lot to the rich fabric heritage of India with its trademark Kota Doriya fabric which is famous for its gentle, translucent thread weaving design, thus giving the textile its name.  Apart from a booming industrial scene, the city also offers a sight of history in the form of palaces and a peek of nature in the form of diverse gardens, the most notable being Chambal Udhyan.

There are also several student hostel Kota, some of which are given below.

  1. Gurukul Pratibha

This is a girls-only student hostel situated in Kunadi, Electricity Board Area in Kota, Rajasthan. Major universities and coaching centers in the city are located in proximity like the University of Kota is just a 22-minutes’ drive away and the Government College Kota takes only 10 minutes to reach while staying here. Other academic institutions such as Rajasthan Technical University of Kota, Agriculture Uni, and Career Point University all are situated a short distance away.

The rooms are well-equipped with a comfortable bed for a good night’s sleep, air-conditioned to have a comfortable stay in the hot temperature of Kota. The accommodation also offers laundry services so you don’t have to worry about your dirty clothes and just concentrate on your studies.

  1. Gurukul Premier

This is also a girls-only student pg located in Instrumentation limited colony, Kota, Rajasthan. Both Resonance coaching institute and Career Point University are less than 8-minutes and 9-minutes ride away respectively so you can easily reach there in no time. The University of Kota lecture hall will also take only 8-minutes to reach by cab or by city transport buses which runs on regular intervals.

You can opt for a single room or a shared room; both are equipped with a single bed with mattress, study table and chair, and storage space for your belongings.

These 2 are some of the most preferred student hostel Kota due to their proximity to various universities and coaching institutes and the availability of several onsite amenities. Students can also visit the City Mall when they would like to do some shopping. The mall is situated on Jhalawar Road and has various brands such as BIBA, Fahrenheit, Monte Carlo, Lee, Levi’s, and more. University Living a student housing online platforms caters to students and provides hostels in Kota at very affordable prices.