The J.P. Naik Centre for Education and Development, located at Kumbre Park, Kothrud, caters to lodging and boarding facilities for government institutions and non-government institutions, especially for those institutions working in the areas of Education and Development. The main objectives of the J.P.Naik Centre are to explore innovative and alternative paths to educational, economic and development. The centre strives to bring together governmental and non-governmental organizations including National and State bodies like the NCERT & SCERT for discussion on educational problems. The Staff of this centre are also actively involved in Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), mid-day meal (MDM) monitoring project and the National level Monitoring (NLM) of ministries, GoI.
The hostels, seminar hall and conference hall facilities, being well furnished, are often in use by governmental and non-governmental organizations for conduction of workshops, seminars and training programmes. This facility is available on non-commercial tariff for the above mentioned institutions.
The premise also provides a Conference hall that can accommodate 300 persons with facilities such as LCD, OHP etc. It also houses 2 seminar halls with 40 person’s capacity per hall with all facilities. A Committee room, with AC, is also available which can facilitate 20 persons with all facilities.
The hostel has 24 rooms catering to 48 persons and 10 VIP rooms accommodating 20 persons.