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    VITEEE 2020 Exam Dates, Registration, Syllabus, Preparation, Sample Papers and Result

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    VITEEE is a university-level engineering entrance exam conducted by Vellore Institute of Technology for admission to B.Tech program offered at VIT Vellore, VIT Chennai, VIT Bhopal and VIT-AP.

    VITEEE 2020 was scheduled to be conducted from April 13 to 19, 2020 but due to COVID-19 outbreak, the exam dates and registration have been extended till further notice. Candidates who had missed the opportunity to apply for the exam can apply now.  Click Here for VITEEE 2020 Registration

    The minimum eligibility criteria is that candidates must have obtained 60% aggregate in Chemistry, Physics, Biology/Mathematics in Class 12. Candidates must check the detailed eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. Check  VITEEE Eligibility

    The 2.5 hours long entrance test will have 125 multiple choice questions from Chemistry, Physics, Biology/Mathematics and English subjects. It will be held across 124 Indian cities and 4 international cities including Dubai, Muscat, Qatar, and Kuwait. Around 2 lakh candidates appear for VITEEE every year and compete against 5000 engineering seats. Know More Online Slot Booking

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    VITEEE 2020 Highlights

    Name of the examVellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE)
    Conducting bodyVIT University
    Mode of applicationOnline and Offline
    Mode of examOnline 
    Duration of exam2.5 hours
    Official websitevit.ac.in

    VITEEE 2020 Important Dates

    VITEEE 2020 Exam Dates

    The authorities have extended the dates of all the processes due to COVID-19 till further notice. The registration date has also been extended but there is no last announced by authorities. So all the candidates are advised to apply for the exam as soon as possible. 

    EventsDates
    VITEEE Application Form 2020 Releases onSeptember 2019
    Last date of VITEEE Registration 2020Extended/To be Announced Soon
    Starting of VITEEE Slot BookingTo be Announced Soon
    Downloading of VITEEE Admit CardTo be Announced Soon
    VITEEE 2020 Exam DatesPostponed/To be Announced Soon
    VITEEE Result DeclarationTo be Announced Soon
    VITEEE Counselling 2020To be Announced Soon

    VITEEE 2020 Exam Sessions

    VITEEE will be conducted in 3 shifts a day. The duration of each paper is 2.5 hours. The stretch of exam days depends on the number of registrants and exam centers.

    Session I9.00 am to 11.30 am
    Session II12.30 pm to 3.00 pm
    Session III4.00 pm to 6.30 pm

    Check Detailed VITEEE Exam Dates


    VITEEE 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    VITEEE Eligibility Criteria 2020

    Candidates willing to appear in VITEEE 2020 must make sure that they satisfy all the eligibility criteria specified by Vellore Institute of Technology:

    Nationality

    • Candidate should be a resident or non-resident Indian National.
    • Foreign students can apply under Foreign category.

    Educational Qualification

    • Candidates must have an aggregate of 60% in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics/Biology in class 12.
    • Candidates belonging to SC/ST, Jammu and Karishma, North Indian states should have an aggregate of 50% in the above-mentioned subjects.

    Age Limit

    • Candidates whose date of birth falls on or after July 1, 1998 are eligible to apply for VITEEE 2020.

    Know More  VITEEE Eligibility Criteria


    VITEEE 2020 Application Form

    VITEEE Application Form 2020

    A candidate can apply for VITEEE 2020 in either Online mode or Offline mode. The online application forms for VITEEE are available and no last date has been confirmed by the authorities. The offline application form can be collected from VIT campuses and selected post offices.

    VITEEE Registration 2020 – Online Mode

    Candidates can download the online application form by visiting the official website of VIT University. VITEEE Application Form 2020 must be filled and submitted on the website only. Online Registration includes steps as mentioned below:

    1. Visit the official website of VIT i.e. vit.ac.in
    2. Confirm password through email Id and password
    3. Fill-up VIT 2020 application form
    4. Select payment mode: Net banking/Credit card/Debit card/Paytm
    5. Download the application form for future reference.

    Click Here to Apply for VITEEE 2020

    VITEEE Registration – Offline Mode

    Candidates can obtain offline application form from the various post offices as mentioned on the University website. The filled-in application form should reach University address by registered post or speed post. Candidates can send the offline application form at:

    Admission Officer,

    VIT University,

    Vellore – 632014

    Tamil Nadu, India

    VITEEE 2020 Application Fee

    The application fee for VITEEE 2020 is represented in the following table:

    Application ModeApplication Fee
    Offline Application FeesINR 1200
    Online Application FeesINR 1150
    For NRI candidatesUS$ 50

    VITEEE Slot Booking and Examination Center

    VITEEE is held over a period of several days and slots. A candidate can choose the day of examination and the slot according to his/her convenience. VIT opens Online Test Booking System (OTBS) for slot booking. The option for selecting VITEEE 2020 exam center will be available during the slot booking process in the month of May 2020 (tentatively).

    To book your Exam Centre and slot:

    • Visit the official website of VIT i.e vit.ac.in and click on “ Book a seat”.
    • Select the state and city for the test.
    • Select the test center and time slot for VITEEE 2020.
    • Click on “Book “ to confirm your slot booking.

    Get Details VITEEE Slot Booking

    CAUTION

    •  Slot booking is done on the basis of first come first allot. 
    • The VITEEE OTBS 2020 will be a real time application. The booking window will be open for only 1 minute. Candidates need to fill in all the particulars in that particular time period only. 
    • Candidates can only select the slot once. No further changes can be made.

    VITEEE 2020 Admit Card

    As soon as slot booking is done, VITEEE Admit Card/ Hall Ticket will be generated automatically. 

    • Candidates can download their admit card from the official website i.e. vit.ac.in. 
    • Candidates must bring their admit card on the exam day.
    • Candidates must secure the copies of admit card, in case the original one is lost or destroyed.
    • Candidates must cross check all the details mentioned in the admit card and in case of discrepancy, contact VIT campus.

    VITEEE 2020 Exam Pattern

    VITEEE Exam Pattern 2020

    It is very necessary for aspirants to know the updated exam pattern as it will give guide you to prepare well for the exam.

    • Mode of Exam: Online mode.
    • Duration of Exam: The duration of VITEEE 2020 is 2.5 hours.
    • Language: The question paper is set in English language only.
    • Paper Type: The questions will be of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) type.
    • Number of Questions: Question paper will consist of 125 questions.
    • Sections: The questions will be framed out of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology & English subjects.
    • Slots: The exam will be organized in 3 sessions per day.
    • Marking Scheme: 1 mark will be awarded for each right answer.
    • Negative Marking: There is no negative marking.

    VITEEE Section-wise Pattern 

    The following table shows the sectional pattern of questions from Physics, English, Chemistry, and Mathematics/ Biology. There is no negative marking for incorrect answers. The selection of patterns has to be decided at the time of VITEEE slot booking 2020.

    SubjectsTotal No. of Questions
    Physics35
    Chemistry35
    Mathematics/Biology40
    Aptitude10
    English5

    VITEEE Paper Analysis

    • VITEEE 2019 was a moderate to difficult level exam. Maximum questions were asked from the prescribed syllabus. Physics paper was moderately difficult. Most of the questions were asked from Electromagnetics, Current Electricity, Laws of Motion and work, Energy and Power etc.
    • Chemistry paper was not much difficult. The topics asked in VITEEE 2019 included Thermodynamics, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics and Equilibrium. Questions based on p, d and f block were also asked.
    • Mathematics questions were evenly distributed. Few candidates found mathematics section difficult while some found it moderately difficult.
    • VITEEE Biology section was considered to be the toughest. Most of the questions were based on Genetics and Evolution, Taxonomy, Reproduction ,Human health & diseases and Cell & Molecular Biology.
    • VITEEE 2019 English e]section was comparatively easy. Majority of the questions were based on English Grammar, pronunciation and Comprehension.

    VITEEE 2020 Syllabus

    VITEEE Syllabus 2020

    The paper will consist of 125 MCQs from 5 subjects i.e. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, Aptitude and English. Candidates must go through the syllabus well so that they can prepare for the examination. VITEEE 2020 Syllabus includes the syllabus of class 12 (Science stream), similar to CBSE and Tamil Nadu State Board of Higher Secondary. Some of the most important topics for VITEEE are: 

    MathematicsMatrices and its Applications, Trigonometry and Complex Numbers,, Vector Algebra,Analytical Geometry of two dimensions, Analytical Geometry of Three Dimensions, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus and its Applications, Differential Equations, Probability Distributions and Discrete Mathematics
    BiologyTaxonomy, Cell and Molecular Biology, Reproduction, Genetics and Evolution, Human health and diseases, Plant Physiology, Biochemistry, Human Physiology, Biotechnology and its applications, Biodiversity and ecology and environment
    ChemistryAtomic Structure, Inorganic (p,d and f – Block Elements), Coordination Chemistry and Solid State Chemistry, Thermodynamics, Chemical Equilibrium and Chemical Kinetics, Electrochemistry, Isomerism in Organic Compounds, Alcohols and Ethers, Carbonyl Compounds, Carboxylic Acids and their derivatives and Organic Nitrogen Compounds and Biomolecules (Carbohydrates – Distinction, Amino acids and Lipid)
    PhysicsLaws of Motion , Work, Energy and Power, Properties of Matter, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic, Effects of Electric Current, Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current, Optics, Dual Nature of Radiation and Atomic Physics and Nuclear Physics Semiconductor Devices and their Applications
    English Comprehension, English Grammar and Pronunciation 
    AptitudeDirections, Calendar, Clocks, Coding and Decoding, Data Sufficiency, Data Interpretation, Number Series, Syllogism

    Know MoreVITEEE 2020 Syllabus


    VITEEE 2020 Practice Papers

    VITEEE Sample Question Papers 2020

    We have compiled some of the VITEEE Sample Papers/ Model Papers for VITEEE aspirants. These question papers will help to understand the test pattern and improve the preparation level. VIT University also releases the official mock tests.

    • Solving practice papers will give you a fair idea about how questions can be expected in VITEEE 2020.
    • A candidate can analyse and plan the amount of time to be devoted to each section.
    • Practicing VITEEE Mock Tests will also help in carving out the strong and weak areas of the candidates.

    Hence, it is advisable to practice these beforehand, to excel in VIT Engineering Entrance Examination.

    Download VITEEE Practice Paper

    VITEEE 2020 Result 

    • VITEEE Result is expected to be declared in the last week of May 2020. A merit list will be prepared based on the total marks secured in the VITEEE 2020. At the time of publication of the results, the rank of an individual will be intimated through SMS, on the mobile number provided during registration.
    • Equating Methodology/ Normalization will be followed to carve out VITEEE 2020 Result. It is a statistical process which is used to adjust scores on test forms so that scores on the forms can be used interchangeably. Thus, in order to facilitate meaningful and fair comparison for merit list and ranking of these candidates, equating method is used to adjust scores of candidates who have taken different question paper sets for a test.
    • The statistical procedure of Equipercentile Equating is used to calculate the percentile ranks for candidates, such that scores on different forms with the same percentile rank are considered to be equivalent. Percentile Rank is a unique and invariant position of a candidate in a particular group.
    • Eg.: A percentile Rank, say 85 Percentile Rank denotes that there are 85% of test takers scores below this score level and 15 percent above this test score. 


    VITEEE Counselling 2020

    VITEEE Counselling is expected to be held in June 2020. There are 2 phases of VITEEE counselling 2020.

    • Phase 1 Counselling will be held in June and dates for Phase 2 counselling for remaining rank holders will be released afterwards. If seats still remain vacant, 3rd phase of counselling will be conducted.
    • Eligible candidates can select their choice of course amongst the courses offered at VIT Vellore Campus, Chennai Campus, VIT-Bhopal and VIT-AP on the day of Counselling as per the order of merit and availability. Candidates must carry the following documents at the time of VITEEE counselling
    • VITEEE 2020 e-admit card and VITEEE 2020 Result copy
    • Class Xth Board Certificate as D.O.B proof or any age proof document
    • Mark sheet of the qualifying exam
    • Community certificate (for SC/ST candidates only)
    • Nativity certificate (for candidates belonging to J&K, NE states like Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura).
    • Demand Draft of INR 30,000 drawn in favour of “VIT University” is payable at Vellore 

    Note: Fees paid at the counselling includes INR 10,000 towards counselling fee is Non-refundable. Candidates without the fee will not be allowed to take part in this counselling. VIT University provides scholarships to candidates under the “GV School Development Programme” (GVSDP). The details regarding scholarships are given below:

    PerformanceScholarship
    Toppers of each State Board and Central Board100% Tuition fee waiver for four years
    VITEEE rank holders of 1 to 5075% Tuition fee waiver for four years
    VITEEE rank holders of 51 to 10050% Tuition fee waiver for four years
    VITEEE rank holders of 101 to 100025% Tuition fee waiver for four years

    VITEEE Cutoff

    VITEEE 2020 cut off will depend on a number of factors such as the number of students who appeared for VITEEE, total seats available, level of difficulty of exam and average performance given by the students. Cut off for all the campuses is released separately, based on the availability of seats in the form of opening and closing ranks for admission to various courses in engineering.

    • Admission will be granted on the basis of rank list as released on the official site. 
    • Examinees in the top merit i.e. from 1 to 20,000 are called for participating in Phase 1 counselling on multiple dates.

    The below table describes the expected:

    Marks obtained in VITEEEExpected Rank Range
    118+250-1
    113-117500-250
    90-1132500-501
    81-905000-2501
    72-815001-6500
    60-726501-8500

    Check VITEEE Cut Off 


    About VIT University

    VIT University provides a multiple reasons to a candidate to join it. Here are some of them:

    • NAAC has re-accredited VIT University with an 'A' grade.
    • Vellore campus is a 360-acre eco-friendly campus with over 50.83 lakh sq.ft area..
    • Chennai campus is 170-acre eco-friendly second campus.
    • Over 24,000 students, and nearly 1/3rd of them are women.
    • Students from different Indian as well as overseas countries.
    • Over 1400 faculty members and 1413 staff.
    • VIT has been accredited by well known companies like TCS, Wipro and Cognizant for academic collaboration and placements.
    • Entered the Limca Book of Records for Campus Recruitment

    VITEEE Fee Structure 2020

    Courses in VIT are divided into two groups i.e. A and B. The total fee for courses in Group A is INR 1,76,000 and that for Group B courses is INR 1,98,000. The academic fee structure for VIT University is given below.

    *Note that the VITEEE hostel fee will be applied separately.

    ParticularsGroup A (INR)Group B (INR)
    Admission fee to be paid at the time of admissions10,00010,000
    Caution deposit at the time of admission (refundable)30003000
    Tuition fee (per annum)1,33,0001,55,000
    A special fee which included examination, library, etc. fee (per annum)30,00030,000
    Total1,76,0001,98,000

    VITEEE 2020 Courses Offered

    Candidates who successfully qualify VITEEE 2020, can choose any one of the following courses. These courses are available at the different VIT campuses. 

    Course/ CampusDiscipline
    B.Tech. Programmes offered at Vellore CampusBio-Medical Engineering Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Engineering Computer Science and Engg (Spec. in Bioinformatics) Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Information Security Electronics & Communication Engineering Electronics & Communication Engineering with Specialization with Internet of Things and Sensor Electrical and Electronics Engineering Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering Information Technology Mechanical Engineering Mechanical ( Spec. in Automotive Engineering ) Mechanical ( Spec. in Energy Engineering ) Production and Industrial Engineering
    B. Tech. Programmes offered at Chennai CampusCivil Engineering Computer Science and Engineering Electronics and Computer Engineering Fashion Technology Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering Mechanical Engineering
    B. Tech. Programmes offered at Proposed Bhopal Campus, Madhya PradeshComputer Science and Engineering Electronics and Communication Engineering Electronics and Computer Engineering
    B. Tech. Programmes offered at Proposed Amaravati Campus, Andhra PradeshComputer Science and Engineering Electronics and Communication Engineering Mechanical Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Data Analytics Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Networks and Security

    VITEEE Contact Information

    VIT UNIVERSITY- VELLORE CAMPUS
    Vellore - 632 014, Tamil Nadu, India
    Tel: 0416-220 2157/ 2168 (Monday – Friday – 9.00 AM TO 6.00 PM)
    VIT UNIVERSITY- CHENNAI CAMPUS
    Vandalur - Kelambakkam Road, Chennai - 600 127
    VIT Admission Help Line No.: 0416- 330 5555
    Contact support:ugadmission@vit.ac.in
    Website:http://www.vit.ac.in/

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