INES-Ruhengeri has modern hostels and restaurants most students prefer to stay in hostels because of added advantages like internet connection, laundry and dry cleaner, etc. There is limited accommodation in the hostels on the campus which can host around 800 students. Hostels managers are always ready to serve because his or her office is inside the hostel and there is a company in charge of security during the day and night so that security and discipline are granted. Hostels are located nearby all services delivered at INES; rent by each month is 10,000 frw.
The cafeteria services at the Institute are privatized. Students are required to pay 38,000frw per month for their meals, breakfast, dinner and supper. Cafeteria services are normally offered by a private catering company which works under the supervision of INES-Ruhengeri management.