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Ranked 101 for Overall by NIRF 2020
Ranked 101 for Overall by NIRF 2019
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Vignan’s Foundation for Science, Technology, and Research, Guntur

Vignan’s Foundation for Science, Technology, and Research, Guntur

Guntur, Andhra Pradesh AICTE, UGC Estd 2009 Deemed to be University NAAC Grade A Ranked 101 for Overall by NIRF 2020+5 more

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Vignan’s Foundation for Science, Technology, and Research Recent Admission Alerts and Updates

Vignan’s Foundation for Science, Technology, and Research (VFSTR) University, provides quality education in a diverse and intellectually stimulating environment. It imparts value addition training to students to make them competent and inspired engineers. The Institute celebrates the power of knowledge, cultivates vision and encourages new ideas, besides aiming to inculcate human values and build awareness about the self and society around. The Institute is well known for its dedicated faculty, state-of-art infrastructure, and excellent Placement Record. As a university, it is in the process of improving its standards to the level of a global technical institution. The latest curriculum has been prepared after consulting our illustrious alumni working across the world, veterans from industry and distinguished academicians possessing a rich teaching and research background. The university offers study in various UG, PG and Research Courses in Engineering, Science and Management fields. Admission to such courses is based on entrance exams conducted at the national level and merit system.

Vignan University Highlights

Established | University Type2009 | Deemed University
Approved byAll India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Accredited byNAAC with ‘A’ Grade, UGC
Campus Area42.86 acres
Entrance ExamUniversity-level: V-SAT
State-level:TS I-CET, AP/ TS EAMCET
National-level: JEE Main, CAT, MAT, GATE, and NET
Courses OfferedUG: 19 | PG: 11  
Application Mode | FeesOnline and Offline | INR 1,200
Top RecruitersAmazon, Voltas, HCL, AXIS Bank, Videocon, TCS, Darwin box, Future group, Hyundai Mobis
Facilities AvailableLibrary, Hostel, Auditorium, Sports
Official Website
Admission Helpdesk+91 86323 44700/ 701

Vignan University Rankings

  • Ranked 107 among the engineering category of India by NIRF 2019 Rankings
  • Listed in 76-100 rank band in the management category by NIRF 2019 Rankings
  • Ranked 16th in the top Technical universities by India Today Engineering Ranking 2019
  • Listed in the 101-150 rank band among the overall category of universities in NIRF 2019 Rankings
  • Listed in the 101-150 rank band among the top universities in India by NIRF 2019 Rankings
  • Ranked 53rd among the top 150 engineering colleges by Times of India Engineering Insitute Ranking 2018
  • Awarded Green Campus Award by Andhra Pradesh State Government in 2018

Departments under Vignan University

All the courses offered at Vignan University come under the following Departments:

  • Department of Computer Science Engineering
  • Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Department of Management Studies
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Information Technology

Vignan University Courses

The university provides a cluster of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the area of Technology, Computer and administering Business. The table below briefs about the name of the courses, duration, and eligibility:

Undergraduate Programs
B.Sc in Maths, Statistics, Computer Science3-YearIntermediate(10+2) in PCM or MEC  discipline with 70% or 8 CGPA in total aggregate.
  • Intermediate(10+2) in Science discipline with 60% or 7.0 CGPA in total aggregate.
  • Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/ Biology as the main subjects
B.Tech (Lateral Entry in Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering)3-Year

Diploma in the relevant discipline

  • Intermediate(10+2) in Science discipline with 60% or 7.0 CGPA in total aggregate.
  • Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/ Biology as the main subjects
BBA3-YearIntermediate(10+2) in any discipline with 50% or 6.0 CGPA in total aggregate
Postgraduate Programs
M.Tech2-YearB.Tech graduates in the relevant courses with at least 50% marks in total aggregate or equivalent CGPA
  • B.Tech graduates with at least 60% in total aggregate
  • Graduates in any disciplines with 55% in total aggregate
MCA3-YearGraduates in any disciplines with 50% in total aggregate and Mathematics as one of the main subjects in 10+2
M.A in English2-YearGraduation in any discipline with English as a Major/ Minor subject with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks 
M.Sc. in Chemistry2-YearB.Sc with Chemistry as one of the subjects with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks (above 6.5 CGPA)
Research Programs
Ph.D. in Engineering, Science, Management, and English Streams.3-5 YearsMaster degree in the relevant discipline with at least 55% and good research background.

Also, Check: Vignan University Fees

Vignan University Admission

The University offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and research programs in multiple specializations. Applicants must register their names for their desired courses, the mode of the application is offline and online as. Candidate can follow the subsequent steps and make themselves registered:

Step 1: Visit the official website( and navigate yourself to the Admission page

Step 2: Choose the UG/PG/Ph.D. Course as per your choice and further select the course you want to apply for

Step 3: Navigate yourself to the end of the page click on ‘How To Apply’ 

The students have options to apply either through online or offline mode, details for the same are given below:

Mode 1:

  • Online applicants must click on and the application form will appear 
  • Fill in the form duly and submit it with the payment of the application fee as per your category and course.

Mode 2:

  • Offline candidates must click on Apply Through DD and download the application form.
  • Duly fill the form with all the correct information and attach a DD of INR 1200 (the application fee) and post it to the address given below:

Office of Dean Admissions,
Vignan University, Vadlamudi,
Guntur – 522 213 (A.P.) – India
Contact No. +91 86323 44777/ 78 

Note: Application fee for M.A (English) & M.A (Chemistry) is INR 200.

Selection Procedure

Admission to all the courses offered at the university is done on the basis of entrance exams and on merit basis. The types of entrance exams candidates must appear as per courses and the selection procedure are listed below:

  • B.Tech/ B. Pharmacy aspirants are admitted on the basis of their marks or rank secured in JEE Mains/ Advanced/ A.P/ TS EAMCET-2020 or VSAT -entrance exam conducted by the university itself and above 7.0 CGPA in + 2 examination.
  • B. Sc. admission is completely done based on +2 examination marks. Candidates satisfying their eligibility with Vignan University Cutoff can be considered for admission.
  • The selection of candidates for admission into BBA and BCA programs will be on the basis of their marks secured in +2 examination as well as V-JET, an entrance exam conducted by the university.
  • M.Tech aspirants will be admitted on the basis of their marks in B.Tech. / B.E branch with qualified rank in PGECET/GATE/VU CET.
  • MBA admissions are done on the basis of marks secured in MAT or CAT conducted at the national level and results obtained in I-CET conducted in A.P/Telangana. .
  • MCA admissions will be on the basis of rank in A.P/TS I-CET, an entrance exam conducted by Andhra Pradesh/Telangana States.
  • Ph.D. (Engineering, Science, Management, and English) aspirants are admitted on the basis of the academic performance in UG, PG, written test and interview conducted by Vignan University.

Check: Vignan University Admission

Vignan University Placements

The university has great placements records. Every year, it gathers the best placements opportunities for its students. The Placement cell at Vignan University provides an interface between students and industry by providing assistance to students for industry internships and final placements.

In the academic year 2018-19, the students were offered the highest salary of INR 12 LPA whereas the average salary offered was INR 3.48 LPA. The university placed its students in some of the reputed companies Such as Amazon, Voltas, HCL, AXIS Bank, Videocon, and more.

The Placement records of the past three years are tabulated below:

No. of Recruited StudentsNo. of Companies visited | Top RecruitersYear
1344124 | Gbox, EPAM, Wipro, MAQ Software, TCS, and more.2018-19
92196 | TCS, Darwin box, Future group, Hyundai Mobis, Nestway, and more2017-18
69984 | TCS, IBM, Learning Peppers,  Hyundai2016-17

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Vignan University Facilities

Library: The university has a well-stocked library with a rich collection of 25,033 Titles and 71,000 Volumes of Books. There are 261+ National and International Journals and 3,748 Online Journals for student’s easy learning.

Hostels: The university provides hostel facilities to both boys and girls students with an intake of 1200 and 1250 respectively. The rooms are equipped with all the necessary facilities like Wifi, Playground, Library, Gym, Medical Rooms. 

Sports Facilities: The campus has playgrounds for cricket, football, tennis, basketball, badminton and volleyball. In addition, gymnasium, athletics track and walking track are available. All the sports activities are organized under the supervision of well-experienced coaches and physical directors.

Arts and Culture: The university organizes various arts and cultural activities. There is a cultural club that organizes Music, Dance, Debating, Photography, Travel, Environment, GK, Film, Heritage Clubs. Vignan University has a music, art and culture centre.

Vignan University FAQs

Ques. Does Vignan University provide scholarship schemes?

Ans. Yes, scholarship schemes are offered to candidates applying to the University. 25% of the total intake is allotted to candidates through scholarship schemes. For several courses it is done on a first come first serve basis. Candidates will have to maintain a minimum of 70% in all years of the course to avail scholarships.

Ques. Does Vignan University Guntur provide accommodation facilities?

Ans. Yes, The university has a well-furnished A/c hostel facility that provides comfort for international candidates. Hostels are equipped with indoor games facilities and gymnasium. The VFSTR hostel Health Centre offers medical facilities round the clock to the students residing in the hostels.

Ques. What is V-SAT?

Ans. The V-SAT exam consists of the subjects Mathematics, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, English and Aptitude tests. The examination is computer based and consists of 120 MCQs. There is no negative marking for this particular examination. 

Ques. Which companies are the top recruiters that come for placement at Vignan University?

Ans. Vignan University offers placement services to students enrolled at courses. A dedicated placement wing is established at the University and gives prior training to students to prepare them for interviews. The top recruiters that come for placement drive at Vignan University are as follows:

  • Amazon
  • Voltas
  • HCL
  • AXIS Bank
  • TCS
  • Hyundai Mobis

Ques. What was the highest CTC offered at Vignan University?

Ans. The highest CTC offered at Vignan University is INR 12 LPA. The average package offered is INR 3.5 LPA. The Placement cell at Vignan University provides opportunities to students and by providing assistance for industry internships and final placements. Aptitude tests and mock interviews are arranged by the placement cell for training the students.

Vignan’s Foundation for Science, Technology, and Research, Guntur Fees & Eligibility

B.Tech₹2.5 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)10+2 with 45% + VSAT
BBA₹1.1 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)10+2
B.Tech {Lateral}₹2.2 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)10+3 with 45% + AP ECET
MBA₹1.5 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)Graduation with 50% + CAT
BCA₹70,000 (1st Year Fees)10+2
M.Sc₹70,000 (1st Year Fees)-
B.Sc₹70,000 (1st Year Fees)10+2
Select Degree : B.Tech B.Tech {Lateral} MBA BCA M.Sc B.Sc Ph.D M.C.A M.Tech BBA B.Pharma M.A + 6 More
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        133 Reviews found

        StudentBachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm]
        Enrolled : 2020

        Best college in South India

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        7.8 /10

        The college is very good in Andhra Pradesh and has a good placement record but on campus, many monkeys are wondering here and there which is irritating for students. The admission process is based upon Vsat score which is held by University itself and the exam is in may month. I prefer this college over other's because this college is very good and giving good placement. I used collegedunia website for searching this college.

        8/10campus life
        Lakshmi narayanaBachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Petroleum Engineering)
        Enrolled : 2018
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        5.8 /10

        I would select this college because of more placement in vignan university and good teaching. The admission process is teacher was telling to the about our branch and also motivate the student to join the branch and preferring this college is there more placement and I would see this college in the website and I am writing the college entrance exam.

        7/10campus life
        dhulipalla saseendraBachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering)
        Enrolled : 2014

        Best college around guntur

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        7.6 /10

        I chose this college because it is the best in the region around Guntur and it is also a University and study is very good and they follow a good graphics and fast after is very good and at the time I joined there was no ragging also and placements were also very good.

        8/10campus life
        AjayBachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science)
        Enrolled : 2016


        Remarks -
        9 /10

        Good Environment, Got Concession in Tuition Fee, Friendly interaction with parents as well as students during their admission process. I got this university name from my intermediate College located in Gollapudi Narayana College.

        9/10campus life
        Batch : 2019
        Admission -
        9 /10

        Good placements and learning environment in college gives peace and happiness. Faculty are student friendly and best colleges for people around here.I am really happy to get placed in TCS from the college. I recommend people to choose this and pave the way to better future.

        9/10social life
        Batch : 2020
        Admission -
        9.7 /10

        I love this university because all are teaches us friendly and it should be friendly campus and there is priority for sports and other circular activities are available so reffered this university to study

        10/10social life
        Sandeep TulasiB.Sc Physics
        Batch : 2022
        Admission -
        8.7 /10

        I wanted to join a college in my hometown. I wanted to pursue B. Sc as I want to be a lecturer. This college has really good student reviews. Many of school teachers are also a passout from this college.

        9/10social life
        SuchithraBachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Biotechnology)
        Enrolled : 2017

        Good & best

        Remarks -
        8.7 /10

        This college good because there is a refreshment by cultural programs and studies as well as. Friendly faculty. Admission is in the process the classes will be started from August 13th onwards. Chose by rating and education and review of passed out students

        10/10campus life
        Farha ShaheenChemical (B.Tech)
        Batch : 2019
        Admission -
        8.3 /10

        VFSTR provides a good and healthy environment with maximum placements. Many reputed organizations like Infosys, TCS, Tech Mahindra etc. visit our college for recruitment. Moreover, it had the best and well equipped laboratories for Chemical Engineering. VFSTR comprises of experienced faculty and adopts the latest techniques in teaching. Last but not the least, the food at the hostel as well as the canteen is extremely appetizing.

        8/10social life
        BATCH : 2020

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