The International Scholars’ House is a boarding and lodging facility for scholars, invitees and students who come from different parts of India (outside Kolkata) and abroad for study, research or exchange of ideas in cultural studies and stay more than one month.
There is also provision to house guests referred by educational institutions for short-stay. Such guests must necessarily be from outside of Kolkata.
The participants at seminars being conducted in the Institute are also allowed to stay as guests for the duration of the seminar/workshop.
The IH has also a small auditorium with a capacity to hold 60 persons which can be used for seminars and workshops. Reservations must be done in advance through correspondence with the Secretary of the Institute.