Dr. Virendra Swarup Group of Institutions (VSGOI) is a group of institutes in Kanpur City, Unnao, Uttar Pradesh. It is affiliated with Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University. It is accredited by AICTE and NAAC, and is known for its B.Tech and MBA courses, which boast an excellent infrastructure and experienced faculty. In order to get admitted to any of the 13 courses offered by VSGOI, you’ll have to fill a form and apply offline at the institute.

Among the corporates which have recruited/offered internships to VSGOI students are:

Lflex, Sonata, Ace Micromatics, Info Media India , Spice Telecom, Perot, American Express, Fasco India, Tata Indicom, Army Rec., Rehman Exports, J.K. Group, Thomson Financial, Infosys, Big Bags International, Kotak Mahindra, Mankind Pharma, Polaris, Wipro Technologies, Cipla, Prestige Arcades, M-Cure, Dr. Reddy's Lab, Remidex Pharma, DTDC Services, Eros Pharma, HP, ICICI Prudential, Sonal Garments.

Apply for a scholarship after admission and fill out the form they provide. Scholarships of up to 1 lakh may be secured, which could cover 60% or more of your fee amount.

Dr. Virendra Swarup Group of Institutions, Kanpur: Highlights 

Established | Institute type 1981 | Private
Approved by AICTE
Set by Dr. Virendra Swarup Memorial Trust
Entrance exam Either UPSC or VSGOI entrance exam
Courses offered MBA, BBA, BCA, B.Tech, PGDM, Polytechnic
Popular courses MBA, B.Tech, BCA
Application mode Offline
Admission criteria 10+2 marks for BBA, BCA, Diploma; CAT score for MBA, PGDM; and either decent IIT Mains score or entrance exam for B.Tech
Top recruiters NIIT, Tech Mahindra, HCL, IBM Daksha
Campus area 50 acres
Facilities available Sports grounds, library, computer lab, multimedia internet lab, open air theatres, research labs, language lab, hostels, seminar hall, auditorium, transportation, workshop complex
Official website http://vsgoi.in/index.php

Dr. Virendra Swarup Group of Institutions, Kanpur: Courses Offered

Course Details
B.Tech Specializations- Civil Engineering (4y), Computer Science Engineering (4y), Electrical Engineering (4y), Electronics & communications engineering (4y), Information Technology (3y), Mechanical Engineering (4y)
Eligibility- Passed 10+2 from any recognized board + JEE Mains/ UPSEE
Selection Criteria- Good JEE Main/UPSEE score
Duration- 3-4 Years
MBA Specialization- Business Administration
Eligibility- completed graduation in the relevant stream from any recognized University
Selection Criteria: Good CAT score or merit-based
Duration- 2 Years
PGDM Specialization- Management
Eligibility- Completed graduation in the relevant stream
Selection Criteria: Good CAT score or merit-based
Duration- 2 Years
BCA Specialization- Computer Applications
Eligibility- Passed 10+2 with Maths, minimum 45% marks
Selection Criteria: Merit-Based
Duration- 3 Years
BBA Specialization- Business Administration
Eligibility- Passed 10+2 with minimum 45% marks
Selection Criteria: Merit-Based
Duration- 3 Years
Diploma Specializations- Civil Engineering (3y), Electrical Engineering (4y), Mechanical Engineering (3y)
Eligibility- Passed 10+2 with PCM, minimum 45% marks
Duration- 3-4 Years

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Dr. Virendra Swarup Group of Institutions, Kanpur: Admission

Selection Criteria: 

Admission to VSGOI is done offline only, on a merit basis. 

How to Apply?

On the upper right of the college website (http://vsgoi.in/index.php), if interested in admission you can find an option to initiate admission enquiry. However, this feature is limited to BCA and BBA courses only.

Dr. Virendra Swarup Group of Institutions, Kanpur: Facilities

Sports grounds: Various sports grounds and equipment are available to those passionate about health, including Badminton, Basketball, Carom, Chess, Volleyball, Swimming and table tennis.

Libraries: In addition to reference books, the libraries at VSGOI also consist of case study collections, audio & video tapes, CDs & DVDs, as well as Indian and international journals.

Computer labs: Each department has a computer lab, some with 60+ computers, with high speed internet connectivity.

Multimedia internet lab: A 10 mbps dedicated internet line offers 24x7 Net surfing to any student. The lab is equipped with CD Writer, Scanner, Printer, Desktop publishing, Animation Packages, Online Editing, Recording and Video Mixing Facilities.

Lecture theatres: Each classroom, or lecture theatre, is equipped with audio-visual aids besides being fully air-conditioned.

Open air theatre: A covered mega stage equipped with green rooms having a net seating capacity of 1500 people. This stage is used for hosting inter institute competitions and during college fests.

Research labs: Each tech department is equipped with its own laboratory.

Language lab: A language lab consisting of audio-visual aids, microphone systems and a number of CDs, Video tapes and cassettes on personality development, interview techniques, vocabulary enhancement, creative writing etc. ensure that students get access to soft skills which are only too often overlooked by colleges.

Hostels: On a first come first served basis, separate hostels cater to boys and girls within the campus.

Seminar hall: Used to organize dealers’ meets, executive get-togethers, conferences, conventions and cultural programs, the seminar hall is used very often.

Auditorium: Adjacent to an art gallery, the centrally air conditioned auditorium has a seating capacity of 400+ people.

Transportation: The fleet of buses owned by VSGOI not only provides transport to and from the institutes, but also gives students the opportunity to be connected to the attractions of the city.

Workshop complex: Materials essential for offering practical training to students in basic shop practices.

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Dr. Virendra Swarup Group of Institutions, Kanpur: Faculty

66 members, among them the HODs all being PhD holders, comprise the teaching faculty at VSGOI. The graph below illustrates their distribution between the departments for your easy referral.

Departments Faculty Count
Computer Science 13
Information Technology 4
Civil Engineering 9
Electrical Engineering 10
Electronics and Communication Engineering 6
Mechanical Engineering 14
MBA 10

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Ques. Does Dr. Virendra Swarup Group of Institutions have any corporate ties?

Ans. VSGOI enjoys the membership of professional bodies like All India Management Association (AIMA), Association Of Indian Management Schools (AIMS), Computer Society of India, HRD Network, MBA Universe, Indian Media Center, Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), New Delhi, Institution of Engineers etc.

Ques. Is there annual day celebrations or other talent/cultural events at VSGOI?

Ans. VSGOI has a lot of cultural events over the year. Farewell party, New year's party, and Novato Fiesta - a Fresher's Party, arevexamples. Novato Fiesta is organized to bring new talents at the college to the forefront quickly. The students come up with dance, poetry, ramp walk, and so on. Often media from newspapers/magazines is also present.

Ques. How much exposure do students get to actual corporate executives at VSGOI?

Ans. There are guest lectures, projects, research, and so on at the institute, while students are also encouraged to take part in Fairs, Expos and Seminars which exposes students to company executives on a regular basis. VSGOI functions in close proximity with MSME-DI, Govt. of India, Indian Industries Association (IIA), National Productivity Council & Provincial Industries Association (PIA).

Ques. How good are the placements to freshers at VSGOI?

Ans. The maximum placements are generally around 10 LPA and the minimum is 1.2 LPA with the average falling between 2-3 LPA. Not a lot of companies visit the campus, but among those that do, Wipro is the top recruiter. A placement cell doesn't exist at VSGOI but so far 60-80% placements have been taking place directly from the college each year.

Ques. How much does the MBA and PGDM courses at VSGOI cost?

Ans. Doing MBA or PGDM here both cost 90,000 per year. Therefore, over the length of the course, each of them will cost you a total of 1,80,000.