The upcoming campus of Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar has been awarded the 5-Star GRIHA rating. The campus was rated on 34 criteria categorized under various sections. The campus scored more than 600 points against these 34 criteria, thereby making them eligible to receive the rating.
The master plan of the new campus envisions a low-energy utilization project. It aims to reduce the consumption of energy and water by almost around 28%. Some of the sustainability features are like solar panels, rainwater harvesting, use a of fly-ash bricks a sewage & waste treatment plant.