Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology (VIIT) is a private Institute which was established in 2002 in Pune city of Maharashtra. The Institute is affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU). The Institute is established as an autonomous Institute of Pune managed by Bansilal Ramnath Agarwal Charitable Trust. The Institute is approved by University Grant Commission and All India Council of Technical Education and has received an A grade with CGPA of 3.14.
Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology is an Engineering Institute which provides Under-Graduate, Post-Graduate and Doctorate Programs. Under-Graduate Courses include B.Tech. and B.Tech. (Lateral). Post-Graduate Courses include M. Tech. Course. The Institute also offers Ph.D. programs in various specializations of Engineering.
Admissions for VIIT are done on the basis of the Entrance Exam for all the Courses. For B.Tech., ‘JEE MAINS’ and ‘MHT CET’ Entrance Exams are to be cleared which can be given on both Offline and Online Basis. For M. Tech., ‘GATE’ Entrance Test is to be cleared which can only be given online.
VIIT Pune Highlights
The following are the key highlights of Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology:
|Name of Institute||Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology|
|Affiliated to||SPPU, Pune|
|Approved by||UGC, AICTE|
|Accredited by||NAAC with “A” grade|
|Courses Offered||B.Tech., B.Tech. (Lateral), M.Tech., Ph.D.|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance Based|
VIIT Pune Courses
The key features of all the courses have been tabulated below:
Specializations:Artificial Intelligence and Data Science,Computer Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
Eligibility:Candidate must have passed 10 + 2 from a recognized board of Education with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 45% with SC/ST Candidates.
|B.Tech. (Lateral)||Duration:3 Years
Specializations:Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, Computer Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
Eligibility: Candidate must have completed Diploma in Engineering through DTE Centralised Admission Procedure and Rules.
|M. Tech.||Duration:2 Years
Specializations:Structural Engineering, Computer Engineering, Environment and Water Resource Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Design Engineering
Eligibility:Candidate must have completed Graduation with a minimum of 50% marks and 45% marks for SC/ST Candidates.
Specializations: Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
Eligibility:Candidates must have completed Master’s Degree with a minimum of 55% marks and 45% marks for SC/ST Candidates.
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VIIT Pune Admissions
The Selection of Candidates will be based on the Entrance Test.
- For B.Tech. and B.Tech. (Lateral), ‘JEE MAINS’ and ‘MHT CET’ Entrance Exams are conducted by the Institute which can be given by the students on both Offline and Online Mode.
- For M. Tech., The Candidates have to clear ‘GATE’ Entrance Exam by online Mode.
- An Entrance Exam for Ph.D. is also conducted by the Institute itself.
How to Apply?
Candidates seeking admission into B. Tech, B. Tech (Lateral) and M. Tech, Ph.D. courses must have done counselling on national or state level.There are following steps for CAP counselling for B.Tech., M.Tech. and Ph.D. Course:
- The first step is to visit the official website of DTE, Maharashtra (http://www.dtemaharashtra.gov.in/)
- Register as a new user and then fill the online form.
- After that, Candidates have to submit the documents.
- Select the Course and Institute before CAP Round 1.
- After the final CAP round, candidates have to report to the institution and apply for admission.
- ERP form
- DTE allotment letter
- CET / JEE scorecard
- SSC (10th) Marksheet
- HSC (12th) Marksheet
- Nationality / Domicile Certificate
- Birth Certificate
- Migration Certificate
- Aadhar card
- Transfer Certificate
- Caste Certificate, if applicable
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VIIT Pune Cut Offs
The Cut Off for various exams for admission in B.Tech at VIIT is given below:
VIIT MHT-CET Cut-offs
Given below the cut Off List for All India Candidature Candidates of CAP Round III of MHT CET 2019 for General Open category (GOPENS):
|Electronics and Telecom Engineering||97.7513524|
VIIT JEE Mains Cut-offs
Cut Off List for All India Candidature Candidates of CAP Round III for Admission to First Year of Four Year Full Time Degree Courses in Engineering and Technology for the Academic Year 2019-20 is given below:
|Courses||General Category Cut Off Merit (JEE Score)|
|Computer Engineering||1100 (97.9264263)|
|Information Technology||1344 (97.5657110)|
|Electronics and Telecom Engineering||2500 (96.0504054)|
|Mechanical Engineering||2613 (95.9273183)|
VIIT GATE Cut-offs
VIIT does not take part in CCMT counseling directly. The minimum marks required to qualify for the GATE 2020 exam are given below:
|Courses||General Category Qualifying Marks 2020|
|Computer Engineering & IT||28.5|
|Electronics and Telecom Engineering||28.8|
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VIIT Pune Placements
The Institute has its own Training and Placement cell which prepares the candidates to gain the latest skills and knowledge. It conducts training activities with the help of experts, alumni and trainers to prepare the students industry ready.Job oriented refreshers courses and special training programmes are regularly conducted. VIIT also arranges guest lectures by Industry experts, distinguished alumni for training students and faculty members.VIIT had established a landing platform in recruitment of fresh engineers for leading companies in India. The Cell promotes Higher Education with the help of many professionals of Maharashtra by which maximum students can be placed in good companies.
There are many recruiters of the Institute which are Avaya, UBS, Atlas Copco, Siemens PLM, EQ Technologic, Persistent System Ltd., Bajaj, Infosys, Wipro, TCS. In 2017-18, 175 Companies have visited the Institute. In 2018-19, 221 Companies have visited VIIT. 150 Companies have visited the Institute in 2019-20. The Average Salary pack has subsequently increased from Year to Year. In 2017-18, the average salary pack was INR. 4.45L per year which has been increased to INR. 5.48L per year in 2018-19 and again increased to INR> 6.18L per year in 2019-20. There are many regular recruiters of VIIT which have placed many students in which TATA, Mahindra and Bajaj are major companies.
The following graph represents the year-wise placement statistics:
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VIIT Pune Scholarships
There are following scholarships given by the Institute to the Candidates:
- Government of Maharashtra Social Welfare Department – SC/SBC/OBC/VJ/DT/NT Scholarships, Physically Handicapped Students Scholarships
- Government of Maharashtra’s Adivasi Vikas Prakalp – ST Scholarship
- Pune Corporation – PMC Scholarships
- Central Government – Central Minority Scholarship, Central Sector Scholarship, Maji Sainik Scholarship, Kishor VaigyanikProtsahan Yojana, Labour Scholarship
- State Government – State Minority Scholarships
- Shirke Trust, Pune – B.J. Shirke Scholarship
- Leela Poonawalla Trust – Lila Poonawalla Scholarship
There are more scholarships such as Sitaram Jindal Foundation Scholarship, Pawar Charitable Trust Scholarship, Ket Welfare Fund Trust Scholarship, N.G. Bhosale Scholarship, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Scholarship, Indian Oil Scholarship and many more.
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VIIT Pune Facilities
The following facilities are given by VIIT to the students:
Library: There is a Central library in the Institute which consists of latest text books, reference books, hand-books, journals, periodicals, proceedings CDs, etc. It also consists of Reference Section, Journal Section, Reading Hall, Digital library section, Multimedia Facility, Stack-Room etc. Photocopy Services and many more also available in the Library. Book availability search in the library is fully computerized through the SLIM system and can be done from any LAN connected PC on Campus.
Cafeteria: The Institute has 2 Canteens, 1 mess and coffee centre in the Campus which provides healthy food to the students.
Hostel:The Hostel has transport facilities, Solar Heaters, Wi-Fi Facility, Medical Facilities, TV Facilities and many more. There is a separate hostel for Boys and Girls which has at least 100 rooms in it. The rooms have various facilities which provide greater satisfaction to the students.
Labs: There are various labs at VIIT which are Civil Engineering Lab, Chemistry Lab, Computer Lab, Electronics Lab, Language Lab, Mechanical Lab, Physics Lab
Sports Complex: VIIT has various sports provisions such as Chess boards, TT Tables, Playground and many sports are included in the Institute.
Transport: The Institute provides Transport Facilities to the Students so that The Students can be transported easily from their home to the Institute.
VIIT Pune Faculty
The Faculty of the Institute is well-managed and have done higher studies. The Details of the faculty is given below:
Chairman: Shri Rajkumar BansilalAgrawal
Principal: Dr Vivek Deshpande
No. of Associate Professors: 17
No. of Assistant Professors: 94
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Ques. What is the location of VIIT?
Ques. Name the list of companies visited VIIT for the campus placements?
Ques. What are the rankings of the Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology?
- Ranked 155 for B.Tech. by NIRF 2019
- Ranked 132 for B.Tech. by Outlook 2019
- Ranked 100 for B.Tech. by The Week 2020
- Ranked 113 for B.Tech. by The Week 2019
- Ranked 75 for B.Tech. by TOI 2020
- Ranked 81 for B.Tech. by TOI 2019
Ques. What are the Vision, Mission and Goal of the Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology?
- Vision: Excellence in Technical Education
- Mission:Make competent engineers with the spirit of professionalism and responsible citizenship, Imparting knowledge and technical skills of the highest standards, Preparing the engineers to respond to the current and future needs of the industry, higher studies as well as research
- Goal: Establishment of full fledged Consultancy and R&D Centre
Ques. What is the fee structure of the Courses of VIIT?
- B.Tech.: 1.64L + 1.64L + 1.64L + 1.64L = 6.56L
- B.Tech. (Lateral): 1.64L + 1.64L + 1.64L + 1.64L = 6.56L
- M. Tech.: 78K + 78K = 1.56L
- Ph.D.: 1.2L