How PBSAs are Creating a Revolution in solving Mumbai’s Student Housing Needs

Student Accommodation Mumbai

PBSA which is abbreviated for purpose-built student accommodation is by and large reflective of a change. A change in the perspective of living a student life with just the basics in hand. A common mentality- Study is most important, you can even do that with the street lights on but with the growing popularity of PBSAs in India this is not the case now. Mumbai (formerly called Bombay) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra and is a densely populated city in which there may be countless number of aspirants seeking admissions in prestigious colleges and universities in the city. They can also find affordable homes with not just a room with bare necessities but a student hostel built with the highest of standards in mind.

According to Knight Frank reports, “The purpose built student accommodation (PBSA) market in India is in its infancy, despite the country boasting one of the largest populations of undergraduate students in the world,” When it comes to Mumbai PBSAs have been a great replacement to what is available in the on-campus student accommodation Mumbai or student PG.  The city offers a diverse and cosmopolitan lifestyle with a variety of entertainment, food, and nightlife. University Living plays a vital role in providing a safe, verified, and well-equipped student home in Mumbai.

Here are a few properties that have been clear indicators of how the problem of actually managing to get a room is replaced by modishly crafted PBSAs.

Andheri East Accommodation

A perfect student dwelling  is located in Andheri East, Mumbai. Suitable for both boys and girls, this is one place to be at and stay near popular universities and academic institutions like Tolani College Of Commerce which is just 2-minutes’ walk away and is also near other business parks. The location of the property is such that it is well-connected to accessible public commute options, the Magicbricks Western Exp Highway is 2.4 kilometers away from Oyo Life Andheri East accommodation. There are furnished studio rooms and shared living spaces available in twin, triple, four and five sharing basis. The accommodation is a clear replacement of old style living and offers a fully-functional kitchen that boasts modern appliances like induction plate, microwave, RO water purifier and refrigerator. The accommodation has grocery stores, multiple ATMs, transportation facilities all at a stone’s throw away.

Powai Student Accommodation

Located in the heart of the city of Mumbai, the financial, commercial, and entertainment capital of India, this is a boys only student accommodation with all major academic institutions located nearby this student residence. The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) is just 8-minutes walking distance from this property. Aegis School Of Data Science and Cyber Security is also 900 meters away. Dr L.H Hiranandani Hospital is also a few distance away to reach during health emergencies. The new style of living, thereby, offers convenience of staying nearby universities. The area has good transport availability with accessible cabs to reach the desired destination, anywhere in Mumbai. The accommodation has fully-equipped airy rooms on a triple and four sharing basis and also prisity campuses. vate rooms available for stay. Major restaurants like Bijoli Grill, Santosh Cafe, and Mantra Dining Bar are located in the vicinity. If eating out is not preferred, then food order services are also available.

Vile Parle Student Accommodation

Tribe Vile Parle is Mediterranean Boutique style Girl only Hostel with stylish facilities located in Vile Parle West with fully air conditioned single or twin rooms having open fitness space, entertainment zones and chill zone access. The rooms are available for full term, 9 months and 6 months rental duration. This accommodation is within close proximity to NMIMS University. The S.P Jain Institute of Research and Management, is just 26-minutes’ away by local train. The location has excellent public transport connectivity with VP Station, Andheri Metro and local cabs available in the vicinity. The Andheri metro can be reached in about 14-minutes time. Known for its Mediterranean theme with cobbled streets, the property facilitates gym with 8 hours of Professional Trainer, Laundry, Air-conditioner, TV in every room, pantries with RO water, and Unlimited Wi-Fi, to name a few.

Knight Frank has estimated that the current demand for PBSA bed spaces across the country totals more than 8 million. The demand is expected to grow at a rate of around 8 per cent each year until 2025 to around 13 million beds. Students can, therefore, look for comfortable student accommodation Mumbai and feel fortunate enough to live in a city with loads of opportunities in store for international students. University Living, a global student marketplace, offers reliable student accommodation and student hostel, ensuring maximum security and also onsite support staff to look into comfort living of students in Mumbai.

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