Founded in 2009, IIT Mandi is located in the picturesque settings of the Shivalik mountain range of the Himalayas. The Institute's main campus is located in the beautiful Uhl river valley at Kamand village. The village of Kamand is situated at about 14 kms from the historic town of Mandi in Himachal Pradesh. Temporarily a transit campus is also being maintained in the premises of Vallabh Degree College in Mandi town.