SILB offers state-of-the-art infrastructural facilities for teaching and research purposes. The institute has well equipped laboratories along with lecture theaters, central and departmental libraries, and computer centers with seamless wireless and Ethernet connectivity.
Molecular Biology Lab
Replete with all requisite gadgets, this laboratory provides an excellent ambiance for characterization of biodiversity and population Analysis.
Two Biotechnology Labs
These labs offer complete facilities for research and training in enzymology and fermentation technology.
Three Microbiology Labs (Medical Facilities)
These sterilized labs offer facilities to undertake practical on virulent and pathogenic micro-organisms.
Plan Tissue Culture Lab
The lab has facilities to maintain more than 10,000 regenerates at a time with a provision for further expansion. It is presently engaged in raising in vitro cultures of apple, bamboo, carnations, chrysanthemum, lavender, and ilium. Its certification for commercial purposes is being sought from the Department of Biotechnology, GOI, New Delhi.
Two Plant Science Labs
These are well equipped labs with spectrophotometer, electrophoresis unit, centrifuge, a sufficient number of dissecting, compound and research microscopes besides charts, model, digital, digital balance, ovens, etc.
Chemistry and Biochemistry Labs
Fully stocked with glassware and reagents for salt analysis and other analytical processes.
Well equipped with flywheels, spectrometer, biprism assembly, Carey Foster Bridges, Potentiometers, multimeters, diffraction grating, Newton ring apparatus etc.
Central Instrumentation Lab
With facilities of UV- Visible Spectrophotometer, CO₂ incubator, inverted microscopes, Sonicator, Gel documentation system, Fermenter, Thermocycler, Elisa Plate reader, Hybridisation, Refrigrated Centrifuge, etc.
With modern computer facilities and advanced software, the Unit provides a perfect setup for database generation and gene prediction.
Information Technology Labs
The labs are well equipped with 100 computers and an Ethernet LAN network with the desired hardware and software configuration. Broadband internet facility is also available and the campus is equipped with wi-fi technology.
Herbarium & museum
SILB maintains a good reference collection of preserved plants in a herbarium and museum for scientific study. Besides dried and pressed plants of angiosperms, gymnosperms and pteridophytes, it has a wet collection of alcohol preserved specimens of algae, fungi, bryophytes and pteridophytes.
SILB has invested heavy in establishing well-stocked central and departmental libraries. At present the holdings include more than 10,000 books, periodicals, journals, magazines and scientific reports. A computer is also provided for scanning relevant literature and articles recorded on CDs, and for browsing online scientific journals in each library.
Extra Curricular Activities
Regular outdoor games, quiz programs, debates, declamations, paper reading and essay writing contests, and social get togethers etc. are important activities of the institute.
The student center has a well-equipped, eatery, and recreational facilities. A reprographic and communication counter is attached. The center also has appropriate facilities for cultural activities.
Medical facility is provided by residential visit of doctor in the hostels and with an on-campus dispensary.
SILB offers separate hostels for boys and girls with furnished rooms (except linen) and other facilities including a common room, TVlounge, reading room and indoor games. All hostels have Wi-Fi connectivity to provide hostellers 24 hrs internet access. Medical facilityis also available in the hostels.
The institute has a guest with modern amenities.