VELS University, Chennai consists of different schools which offer under-graduate (UG), post-graduate (PG) and research courses in diverse streams such as engineering, management studies, physiotherapy, hotel and catering management, mass communication, basic sciences, life sciences etc.
The School of Engineering at VELS University, Chennai offers the following programmes to its students every year:
Bachelor of Engineering (BE)
Master of Engineering (ME)
For admission to the above mentioned programmes, selection of the candidate will be done on the basis of their performance in the Vels EntranceExam.
Eligible candidate can obtain application forms through post by sending a demand draft for Rs. 850/- in favour of "The Registrar, Vels University". Candidate can also download the application forms from the university website or apply online by submitting the processing fee of Rs.800/-
Mode of Application
Online & Offline Both
30th Apr, 2018
BE/B.Tech & ME/M.Tech
Last date of receiving duly filled-in application form
30th Apr, 2018
Date for VEE exam
10th May, 2018
Bachelor of Engineering (BE) is offered in the following disciplines:
B.E. in Computer Science Engineering (CSE)
B.E. in Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE)
B.E. in Mechanical Engineering
B.E. in Civil Engineering
B.E. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE)
B.E. in Automobile Engineering
Eligibility: Candidate must have passed in +2 examination with Physics, Chemistry and Maths (PCM)
B.E. in Marine Engineering
Candidate must have passed +2 examination with 60% aggregate marks in PCM grouped
Candidate should be below 25 years of age at the time of admission
Candidate must have secured at least 50% marks in English at 10 and 10+2 level
B.E. Coastal and Ocean Engg.
Eligibility: Candidate must pass in +2 with aggregate 60% marks in Maths, Physics, and Chemistry
For applying to B.E and M.E programs of the Vels University, candidate can choose any of the following methods:
Candidate can opt for applying online through the official website and the processing fee can be submitted using Credit Card / Debit Card / Net Banking payment modes
Candidate can download application form and prospectus from the university website and send the duly filled-in applications, along with the processing fee of Rs. 800/- through demand draft (DD), to the following address:
Velan Nagar, P.V.Vaithiyalingam Road
Pallavaram, Chennai 600 117, Tamil Nadu
Candidate can also obtain the form by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope along with the DD of Rs. 550/- to the above mentioned address. DD should be drawn in favour of “Registrar, Vels University" payable at Chennai
Candidate can obtain the application form in person from the Office of Vels University, Chennai upon payment of the processing fee of Rs.500/- in cash
In case of acquiring the application form in person or through post, the candidate must enclose a DD of Rs. 300/- along with the filled-in applications
At the time of admission, the candidate must bring the original and photocopies of the following documents:
3 Passport Size photographs of the candidate
Two self-addressed stamped (Rs.10/-) envelope
Mark Sheet of the qualifying examination or equivalent.
Provisional Pass Certificate / Degree Certificate of the qualifying examination.
Transfer Certificate and Conduct Certificate from the Institute last studied.
Entrance examination mark sheet.
For Foreign candidates:
Foreign candidates must bring the following documents, original as well as photocopies, at the time of admission:
No Objection Certificate from the Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
Eligibility Certificate from the respective University
Appropriate Student Visa
Candidate’s selection will be based on their performance in the VEE, and their marks in the qualifying examination.
Selected candidates should report to the Directors of Schools / Heads of the Department on the specified date and time.
Students from under-privileged and socially handicapped sections are admitted to the University according to All India Reservation policy.
Scholarships offered for BE/ME Engineering:
Candidates get 100% to 10% scholarship in the tuition fee for 1st year only depending upon the candidate’s rank in All India entrance exam.
Candidates can get waiver in the tuition fee for 1st year depending upon the marks in the exam from any government recognized board as per the following criteria:
95% and above aggregate in PCM – 50% waiver in the Tuition fee for 1st Year
90% – 94.99% Aggregate in PCM – 40% waiver in the Tuition fee for 1st Year
80% – 89.99% Aggregate in PCM – 25% waiver in the Tuition fee for 1st Year
70% – 79.99% Aggregate in PCM – 10% waiver in the Tuition fee for 1st Year
10% fee concession will be given for First Graduate in UG Engineering Courses every year.
For men and women, there are separate hostels within the campus.
Laundry facility is available on chargeable basis.