Established in 1984, Vellore Institute of Technology(VIT) is a private deemed university, which is considered to be one of the best universities in the country. The university offers Graduate, Postgraduate, and Research programs in Engineering, Management, Sciences, Architecture, Agriculture, Law, and Social Sciences. Read here to know more about the university.

VITEEE goes remote-proctored online mode

Date: May 15, 2021

Except for a few, most of the engineering entrance tests have been either canceled or postponed this session. The next phase of the Joint Entrance Exam - Main (JEE Main), has also been postponed. Earlier the Class 12 board exams too were deferred. However, the VIT Engineering Entrance Exam (VITEEE) 2021 has been brought forward and looking into the safety concerns of thousands of students, the VIT Engineering Entrance Exam or VITEEE 2021 will now be conducted in an online remote-proctored mode. The candidates will be appearing for the papers from their personal devices from their homes while they will be supervised by an examiner using a web camera. 

The entrance exam will be held now on May 28, 29 & 31.  The online application process is currently underway and the last date to apply is May 20th 2021. According to Dr. G. Kalaichelvan, Director UG Admission at VIT Vellore, management of VIT has been very sensitive towards  the anxiety caused by the cancellation of exams as students have to start preparation all over again.Large number of students aspiring for their engineering courses have already filled the VITEEE applications online for admissions in B.Tech offered by VIT, hence the decision was taken to reschedule the dates from end of June to end of May. 

VIT, which is recognized as an Institution of Eminence by Govt. of India. ‘Deemed to be University’ and ranked among the top 3% of the world's universities by QS Global World Ranking, offers B.Tech with an option to select  from 40 courses and more. The VIT Vellore placements for the B. Tech batch 2021 were also declared on time. A centralised placement process where students from all the four campuses of VIT, Vellore, Chennai, Amaravathi (AP) and Bhopal (MP) participated. Placements and internship offered so far has been 8840, where 5211 Students were placed in close to 650 companies, with a highest package of Rs. 44 lac per annum offered by Microsoft .