We, at PITC encourage University Graduates, specially those from the rural areas and more backward sections of society, to seek a career in the higher public services, appropriate to their abilities and potential through competitive examinations conducted by the Union Public Service Commission

Infrasutacture : 
There is a huge very modern building of about 32,000 Sq.feet built-up area.
  • Our campus which is situated at the North part of Rajaram College having very nice Garden & vegetation In about 7 acre land . The Construction cost of Buildings is Rs 4.45 crore and approximately Rs. 2.00 crore for furniture funded by DPDC Kolhapur.
    a)Main Building :- Halls,Class-roomms,Directors cabin office,Reading room,Library,Computer Centre Recreation Hall ,Visiting faculty ,waiting Rooms,Stores, conference Hall
    b) Dinnning Building :- Huge 80 People
    c)Hostels :- Two big hostels for Gentes & Ladies with attached Bathroom & Toilet in each room The capacity of Room is 2 only.There are 16 rooms in each hostel. 
I specially thank Hon. Harshwardan Patil, Guardian Minister of Kolhapur to sanction such big fund from DPDC especially to availing funds for Building Construction, Furniture and Innovative schemes.

Library :
Library is the integral part of the Pre-IAS Training Centre (PITC). Most of the study material is available at the library. Various Books, Magazines, Newspapers, and many other useful material on the records are available for the students.
  1. The library facility at the PITC are available to the students admitted to the PITC as full time basis on furnishing a deposit of Rs. 300/-. These include a Reading room facility, Borrowing facility, Reference section, Internet facility.
  2. The Internet facility is available between 10.00 am to 5.30 pm only. E-mail facility is not allowed.
  3. • Complete silence and decorum must be maintained in the reading room
  4. The issued material (not more than two books at a time) must be returned within prescribed time of 8 days. Re-issue, if there are no claimants, is possible. Late return of library material shall attract a fine of Rs. 2/- per day per book.
  5. The reference material so classified, special magazines etc. are required to be referred to only in the reading room and will not be issued out of the library. The Newspapers also must be read in the library only.
  6. The furniture in the library and the reading material must not be spoilt or disfigured in any manner. Any loss or damage is liable to be recovered.
  7. The library timing for purposes of issuance of the books ordinarily will be from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm and 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm on all working days. However the reading room timing will be flexible and will be adjusted in accordance with the requirements of the students.
  8. At the time of the term the students should get clearance from the Librarian for the release of their stipend and library deposit.

Internet Facility :
Internet through uninterrupted Broadband connection is available.

Hostel :
The Hostel facility available at the Pre-IAS Training Centre (PITC) for boys and girls. It is situated near to the PITC. In front of the hostel, there is a ground, for exercises, games for the students.

  1. The paid hostel facilities available at the PITC are limited only to 32 male & 32 female students on category wise merit basis Civil Services (Preliminary), Civil Services (Main Written) and Civil Services (Personality Test / Interview) Examination.
  2. The hostel rooms will accommodates two students per room. Once the room is allotted by the institute authorities, no change will ordinarily be allowed. In exceptional cases the hostel Warden in consultation with the Director may consider an application for a change.
  3. The hostel rooms and the other hostel facilities are meant for the exclusive use of the students admitted to the hostel. The students must bring to the notice of the hostel Warden any misuse of these facilities by outside persons. The hostel Warden has been empowered to inspect the rooms any time and ensure proper use of the hostel facilities.
  4. Observing clinliness in room including toilet / bath is of prime importance.
  5. Observing cleanliness in corridors is common responsibility of the students staying in hostel.
  6. The ladies and the outsiders are strictly prohibited from visiting the students in their rooms. Visitors will not be permitted to stay in the rooms overnight. Unauthorized overnight stay in the hostel will result in a fine of Rs. 150/- and entail expulsion from the hostel and even from institute.
  7. The gents and the outsiders are strictly prohibited from visiting the girl students in their rooms. Any indiscipline / misbehavior in hostel entail expulsion from hostel and even from institute.
  8. Absence from the hostel without the knowledge of the hostel Warden and the written permission of the Director for more than two week will lead to the cancellation of the hostel admission.
  9. The student must observe complete silence in corridors and their respective rooms behave in a way so as to cause no disturbance to others.
  10. Consumption of Drugs, Liquor and Tobacco in any form in the hostel premises is strictly prohibited.
  11. The students will take care of the hostel fittings and fixtures and will cooperate with the hostel Warden for their upkeep and maintenance and will be responsible for the safety of the electrical installations and furniture.
  12. The wastage of electricity and water must be prevented. The light and fans must be switched off and the flowing taps turned off, when not required. Additional electrical appliances will not be allowed to be used in the hostel rooms.
  13. The hostel gate will be closed at 11.00 pm every day. The students must return before the closure of the hostel gate.
  14. The hostel Warden will take roll call every day as per the timetable declared for which the residents must be present. Absence at the time of the roll call should be only with the permission / knowledge of the Warden.
  15. The students are advised not to keep cash or valuable in rooms without appropriate safety measures. The Institute shall not be responsible for any loss of valuable from rooms.
  16. After the preliminary examination the Institute will have a vacation of about 3 weeks. The students must vacate the rooms within 48 hours of the completion of this examination and hand over the possession of rooms to the hostel Warden.
  17. The Institute will commence its courses after three weeks tentatively, even before the preliminary results are declared. All the earlier residents vacating the rooms in accordance with paragraph 16, will be readmitted to the hostel. However those who do not clear the preliminary examination must vacate the rooms within 48 hours of the declaration of the prelim results. Such students will be entitled for the stipend for the concerned month on pro rata basis only.
  18. Failure to vacate the rooms is required in paragraphs 16 and 17 will constitute overstay and will involve a payment of Rs.20/- per day for the first 3 days and Rs. 50/- per day thereafter.
  19. The continuation of a seat in the hostel will strictly depend on the performance of a student in the series of evaluation procedures to which he will be subjected from time to time. Inadequate performance in various tests or lack of interest and serious efforts on the part of a student will result in withholding his stipend and expulsion from the hostel and even from institute.
  20. . Compliance with these rules and others which may be subsequently introduced is obligatory. Any breach or violation will be severely dealt with.
  21. The hostel Warden will be responsible for implementing these and all the other rules brought into force by the Institute Authorities and will ensure the day to day smooth working of the hostel, under the direct control of the Warden and the Director of the Institute.
Computer Facility :
  1. Computer Centre : There is seprate computer centre having 20 latest configuration with very good power backup facility.
  2. Internet Room : There is a seprate internet room having 10 computers of latest configuration with power backup facility.
Reading Hall :

Well equipped reading hall capacity 100 and reading hall open 24 hours for study. For Girls has been limited time up to 7.00 pm. only for bonafied students.

Attendance :

For admitted students (Resident full time and Non-Resident full time) a minimum 80% attendance is compulsory for the Lecture / Tutorial / Group discussion / library reading hall / and any other programmes organized. Periodical test are compulsory for students. Any shortfall in attendance at whatever stage will result in withholding of the stipend and eventual expulsion.

Stipend :

Regular students admitted are entitled to a monthly stipend of Rs. 2000/- . For incomplete months the stipend will be paid only on pro-rata basis. The stipend will be paid only for the completed month. Only the students putting in 80% attendance training activities and register satisfactory progress will be entitled to receive the stipend. A student choosing to discontinue the training activities for which he / she was admitted and leaves half way through or does not appear at the relevant examination, will be liable to refund the entire expenditure incurred by the PITC on him/her, unless exempted by the Director on valid grounds. Such a students will also be disqualified for admission to the PITC in any other training programme.

The decisions and the rulings of the Director in all matters concerning the PITC shall be final.

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