Known as the financial capital of India, Mumbai is the second most populated cities in India after Delhi. Mumbai is made up of seven islands which were originally home to communities of Marathi language-speaking Koli people, who originated in Gujarat in prehistoric times. The city has lovely chaotic streets, impressive colonial buildings, and a vibrant atmosphere which attracts many tourists and people from all over the world. Students studying at various colleges and universities in Mumbai opt to live in student pg Mumbai or student hostel Mumbai as these accommodations are located close to the campus.
These student housing Mumbai cater to students who also get to enjoy onsite facilities like onsite washing machine, games area, secure door entry, on-site gym, study area, TV, and more.
Known as the City of Dreams, Mumbai is much more than just a sprinting commercial capital. From its railway network that achieves nothing short of miracles every day – carrying thousands of passengers per kilometre than any railway network on earth – to its unimaginable ways of raising a 20 plus million-strong population that grows by the day.
It is a great city for nature-lovers as well because it has places like the Sanjay Gandhi National Park, the largest urban park located within city limits. The park is rich with rare flora and fauna in addition to a dwelling tiger population. Mumbai is filled with fascinating colourful bazaars where shopping is both an adventure and a memorable experience. These markets are usually located near your student housing Mumbai.
What makes Mumbai different?
The city is unique in the sense that it is named as the “City of Dreams” for its entertainment and film industry. Mumbai’s culinary scene is vast and diverse offering something for everyone, from historic eateries whose kebabs have fans across the country to legendary South Indian restaurants or famous vada pav. It is quite a historic city as there are various remains of ancient civilizations in the form of the Kanheri caves that date from the 1st century BCE to the 10th century CE. There are many significant monuments such as the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Gandhi House, Haji Ali Mosque, or the Bhau Daji Lad Museum. You can visit all these places as they are located within easy commuting distance from your student room Mumbai.
Where to Study in Mumbai?
Most colleges in Mumbai are affiliated with the University of Mumbai, one of the premier universities in India and the largest in the world in terms of the number of graduates. It is also home to the best IIT college in India - IIT Bombay and many other top colleges such as Institute of Chemical Technology, Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, and more. Located in the Powai neighbourhood in the north-east of Mumbai, IIT-B was established in 1958 and offers courses in a selection of arts and humanities subjects along with specialised courses in engineering.
Student Life in Mumbai
Known for its student population from all around the world, Mumbai offers a great student life. It provides a balance between academics and social life. After securing admission in universities and colleges of the city, students have the choice of living in private accommodations which are at a walking distance from their college campus. Girls have a choice to opt either girl pg Mumbai or girls hostel Mumbai which are fully-furnished apartments with a wide range of room choices. There are several restaurants, malls, and shops located in close proximity to the accommodation and some hostel are even at a walking distance from the beaches.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the different types of accommodation?
University Living offers private accommodation close to universities with fewer restrictions and more options, so the students can enjoy a comfortable duration of stay. Take your pick from shared and private rooms, studios, and apartments. We also offer short-term stays for students in summer school and exchange programs.
What are the different types of rooms?
The major room types are:
Sharing: This is where 2 or more students share a single room, washroom, kitchen, and other communal spaces.
En-suite/Private: This includes a private bedroom and bathroom, while the kitchen and living areas are shared.
Studios: This is a self-contained unit with a bedroom and cooking space along with a private washroom. Two students may book a single studio together, subject to the policies of the accommodation provider.
How do I know my accommodation is safe?
All properties listed by University Living are personally verified by the team or their representatives. Each accommodation has fool proof safety measures in place, including CCTV, secure door entries, restricted access, and more.
Does my PG/Hostel offer meals?
Most accommodations are self-catered, but you can always ask the reception to connect you with local food delivery vendors!
Will I get cleaning and laundry services?
Most properties have on-site, washing machines that make laundry a breeze. Students are expected to keep their rooms clean while common areas are looked after by onsite maintenance staff at regular intervals. If you’re unwilling to get your hands dirty, contact the reception for professional cleaning services for an extra fee.
Is there Wi-Fi?
Yes, all of the accommodations have strong internet connectivity.
Does my accommodation offer parking facilities?
Most properties have bike storage available. Please contact your Servicing Manager to request car parking facility.
What items should I bring while moving in?
All the properties are fully furnished so no need to worry about that just pack your bag and move-in.
What if I don’t like my PG/Hostel Room after moving in?
We try our best to find accommodation that meets all your needs and preferences. If you still don’t like your Hostel/PG due to unforeseen circumstances, we will try our best to replace your room within 30 days.
Where do I report any issues with my PG/Hostel Room?
Please contact the on-site maintenance office or reception at the Hostel/PG to report any issues.
Do I have to vacate my room during holidays?
Never. Your room belongs to you for the entirety of your tenancy period!