Gokhale hostel is located in the vicinity of the University Maharaja college campus and it was established about 70 years back. The residential facility is offered to full time undergraduate students admitted in the Maharaja College. Here best facilities are available to give comforts that provides the matrix for a full fledge immersion in the spirit of the college and an optimum ambience for the fulfilling pursuit of both the academic and the co-curricular activities. The residence, in being the hub of harmonious coexistence –multicultural, multiethnic and multi-religious is representative of University Maharaja College. The hostel provides accommodation for 220 students. Only those students, whose parents are not the bonafide residents in the periphery of Jaipur Municipal Corporation, are eligible for admission in the hostel. Due to limited availability of accommodation, fresh admissions in the hostel is provided to only those students who are admitted in the college in the Part -I of their respective undergraduate course on the basis of merit calculated from the marks obtained in their respective 12th board examinations.


Chief Warden            :Prof. Anil Maheshwari (Principal)
Warden                    :Dr. H.S. Palsania
Associate Warden      :Sh. Ram Dayal Choudhary
Assistant Warden      :Dr. Dev Dutt Patel
Office in-charge         :Sh. Dhuli Chad Bhasker (Retd.)


As per university hostel guideline given in the university website i.e.


The hostel provides accommodation for 220 students. Among these 45 rooms are double seated and 70 rooms single seated. The building of the hostel is double storey and every room is equipped with ceiling fan, wardrobe, table, chair and cot for each student. In addition to these facilities, hostel is having a guest room, five store rooms, one warden office and one administrative office along with a garden in the periphery of the hostel. Further, in order to feel comfortable and family environment to the inmates of the hostel, residence of the warden, associate warden and assistant warden are also located nearby the hostel premises.

Mess and Dining hall

Hostel mess operates on the basis of cooperative basis and for this purpose a hostel mess committee is constituted each year amongst the inmates of the hostel by the warden. Generally, meal timings of the hostel mess is as follows:
Lunch     11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Dinner     8:00 PM to 9:00 PM during summer
              7:30 PM to 8:30 PM during winter

Reading Room

The hostel has a reading room for news papers and magazine reading.

Sports and Entertainments

The hostel has a well equipped common room with television facility for the inmates. Hostel also provides the facility of playing volleyball inside the hostel premises. The hostel is close to the college playground which has the facilities of basketball court, lawn tennis court, football ground and cricket ground.


Whenever needed inmates of the hostel may utilize the medical services provided at the university Health Centre located in University of Rajasthan campus. In case of any medical emergency, biggest government hospital of the state i.e. SMS hospital is located nearby the hostel.

Hostel office

The maintenance of accounts and other administrative activities are being performed by the hostel office assistant under the supervision of the hostel warden, which is available in the hostel office from 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM on all working days.