An aerial view of the IISER Pune campus showing a cricket field and the Guest House complex, greenery from the adjacent NCL campus on one side Pune city buildings on the other

Day Care

Hullabaloo, the daycare facility at the institute, was inaugurated by Prof. K.N. Ganesh, the then Director of IISER Pune, on February 27, 2015. The centre is currently housed in three apartments on the first floor of Housing Building D till the construction of the permanent daycare building is completed. The daycare is open to the children of IISER Pune teaching and non-teaching staff and students. A limited number of places are available for children from other academic institutes too. Children from the age group of 3 months are eligible to be enrolled. The daycare is also open to guests of IISER Pune but prior approval is required from the Daycare committee.
The daycare timings are from 9:00 am till 6:30 pm Mondays to Fridays and from 9:00 am till 4:30 pm on Saturdays. Parents who want to avail of the facility on a one-off basis will require to pay the emergency daycare charges. Various activities are organised for the different age groups. Breakfast, lunch and snacks are served during the day.

For information and queries about Hullabaloo daycare, please contact Dr. Mayurika Lahiri or any other member of the Daycare Committee at  

Daycare Committee Members

  • Mayurika Lahiri (Chairperson)
  • Collins Assisi
  • Neeta Deo
  • Srabanti Chaudhury
  • Vrushali Birla
  • Devapriya Chattapodhyay
  • Sudhir Lone
Toddler activities at Hullabaloo
Toddler activities at Hullabaloo
Children enjoying the Hullabaloo Summer Camp

Children enjoying the Hullabaloo Summer Camp