Canteen at NRI, is a very important facility for the students through which a better standard of food and refreshments can be obtained, when compare to the make shift hotels that spring up around colleges. Moreover, through these canteens wholesome food and refreshments can be provided to the students at reasonable prices so as to make available to them a balanced sand hygienic food. This is likely to improve their health and efficiency. Canteens also serve as places where students can meet informally and refresh themselves by a relaxing conversation. The canteens are also instruments of social change, as the students belonging to different castes will have to sit at the same tables and take their food. Thus, a canteen can help in improving the morale of the students. Further, the availability of the food stuffs within the college area reduces the botheration and saves time of the students, otherwise they will have to go out of the college.