SAFI Institute of Advanced Study (SIAS), affliated to the University of Calicut, is a centre for research and higher education. It is the academic wing of Social Advancement Foundation of India (SAFI). SIAS is partly residential and is located on a vast campus of about 150 acres, 22 Kms away from Kozhikode City towards Calicut Airport. Along with the management, a dynamic team of teachers and scientists contribute significantly to the fulfillment of the academic programmes. SIAS possesses state of art laboratories and an excellent library. Founded in August 29, 2005, the Institute is housed in a sprawling building in a lush green backdrop and sereneand picturesque environment. The Institute is particularly committed to serve the economicallyweak, socially underprivileged and needy students.SIAS envisages total personality development and generation of manpower capable of providing leadership and direction at the cutting edge in science and technology as well as management, commerce and other areas of humanities studies.
Library:Library is the hub of activities of any academic and research institution. The SIAS has an excellent Library and Information Centre housed in a four storey building with a wide collection of the latest books, periodicals and CDs, which is expanded and updated every year. The Library is totally digitalized with access to eBooks, eJournals with a well established repository. The Library has computerized its operations and services with standard software. Library has access to Internet facility that encompasses a broad range of services to augment learning. The Library offers reprographic services and is equipped with most modern photocopying machine. .
Mens Hostel:The Institute provides well-furnished hostel facility for boys. The Men's Hostel is situated in the main campus and is not just about lodging pupils. They provide good food, entertainment and a sense of being at home. Happiness and well-being of students are also a main concern.
Ladies Hostel:The Institute provides well-furnished hostel facility for girls. The Ladies Hostel is situated in the main campus and is not just about lodging pupils. They provide good food, entertainment and a sense of being at home. Happiness and well-being of students are also a main concern.