Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University, Vellore is ranked 15th in NIRF ranking of Engineering Institutions in 2020. VIT has stellar placement stats that have been recorded in the Limca book of records for the highest number of recruitments through placements done from a single institution by IT sector companies for 7 years. The highest salary package is offered at INR 44 LPA. The university offers graduate, postgraduate and research programs in Engineering, Management, Sciences, Architecture, Agriculture, Law and Social Sciences. Admission is done on the basis of merit and entrance test.
VIT University Admission 2021: Registration process for VITEEE 2021 will end on March 30 and exam will be held from 18-26 June. Candidates seeking admission in BE/B.Tech Courses at VIT can apply now.
VIT Vellore Highlights
|Established | Institute Type||1984 | Private|
|Approved by||AICTE, UGC|
|Accredited by||NAAC with “A” Grade|
|Entrance Exam||National: NATA, UCEED, CAT/MAT/XAT/GMAT/ NMAT/CMA, CEED University: VITEEE, VITMEE, VITREE|
|Courses Offered||UG, PG & Ph.D|
|Application Mode||Online & Offline|
|Admission Criteria||Merit & Entrance test|
|Top Recruiters||Cognizant, TATA Consultancy Services, Accenture, Wipro etc|
|Facilities Available||Library, Sports, Hostel, etc|
|Admission Helpdesk||0416 - 2243091|
|Address||VIT, Vellore-632014 Tamil Nadu India|
VIT Vellore Ranking and Awards
VIT Vellore has stacked many accolades to its credit. A few are noted below:
- First University in India to get QS 4 Star Rating and QS 5 Star Rating for Teaching, Employability, Facilities, Innovation and Inclusiveness.
- Top 801-1000 in World Ranking and 228 in Asia Ranking for QS World and Asia University Ranking in 2020.
- Ranked in 801-900 in Academic Ranking of World Universities, 2020.
- No 16 in University category and No 28 in overall category in NIRF 2020.
- Awarded No. 1 Private Institution for Innovation (ARIIA 2019) by Govt of India.
VIT Vellore Departments
VIT Vellore consists of the following departments:
- School of Computing Science & Engineering (SCSE)
- School of Bio Sciences & Technology (SBST)
- School of Information Technology & Engineering (SITE)
- School of Electrical Engineering (SELECT)
- School of Social Sciences & Languages (SSL)
- School of Advanced Sciences (SAS)
- School of Electronics Engineering (SENSE)
- School of Mechanical & Building Sciences (SMBS)
- VIT Business School (VITBS)
Check: VIT Vellore Departments
VIT Vellore Courses
VIT offers a wide range of courses from graduate to research level. Tabulated below are detail for the same:
|B.Tech||Biotechnology||10+2 examination in PCM/B with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks + Valid Score in VITEEE|
|Computer Science and Engineering|
|Computer Science and Engineering with Specialization in Bioinformatics|
|Computer Science and Engineering with Specialization in Information Security|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialization in IoT and Sensor|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering|
|Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering|
|Electronics and Communication with specialization in Biomedical Engineering|
|Electronics and Communication with specialization in Sensors and Wearable Technology|
|Mechanical with spec. in Automotive Engineering|
|Mechanical with spec. in Energy Engineering|
|Production and Industrial Engineering|
|M.Tech||Computer Science||BE/ B.Tech or Bachelor’s degree in the related discipline or M.Sc in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks + Valid Score in VITMEE/GATE|
|Computer Science and Engineering with Specialization in Information Security|
|Computer Science and Engineering with Specialization in Big Data Analytics|
|Energy and Environmental Engineering|
|Construction Technology & Management|
|Automotive Engineering in collaboration with ARAI, Pune|
|Control & Automation|
|Automotive Engineering in collaboration with TIFAC-CORE|
|Sensor System Engineering|
|Computer & Communication Engineering|
|Integrated M.Tech||Software Engineering||10+2 (PCM) with a minimum of 70% aggregate marks|
|BCA||-||10+2 with Mathematics as the main subject with at least 70% marks in aggregate|
|MCA||-||Students must have passed B.Sc (IT/CS) or BCA with Mathematics at 10+2 or Graduation level with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks + Valid Score in VITMEE|
|B.Arch||-||10+2 examination with Mathematics as a subject and with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks + valid score in NATA|
|B.Des||Industrial Design||10+2 with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks + Valid Score in VITEEE/UCEED|
|M.Des||Industrial Design||B.Des in the relevant discipline + Valid Score in CEED|
|BA||Journalism and Mass Communication||10+2 from a recognized board|
|BBA||-||10+2 with Mathematics/ Accountancy or Commerce as one of the main subjects with a minimum of 70% aggregate marks|
|MBA||Finance||Passed in graduation at least of three-year duration with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks + Valid score in CAT/MAT/XAT/GMAT/ NMAT or CMAT|
|B.Com||-||10+2 with Mathematics/ Accountancy or Commerce as one of the main subjects with a minimum of 70% aggregate marks|
|B.Sc.||Multimedia & Animation||10+2 OR Diploma with a minimum of 70% aggregate marks|
|Catering and Hotel Management (BCHM)||10+2 OR Diploma|
|Agriculture (Hons.)||10+2 with 60% marks in PCMB/ PCM/ PCB or Agriculture|
|M.Sc||Biotechnology||B.Sc in Biological Science that includes Botany / Zoology, Microbiology / Biochemistry/ Biotechnology / Nutrition or Home Science / Agricultural Science / Medicine with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks|
|Chemistry||B.Sc. degree Chemistry or Applied Chemistry or Applied Science with Physics or Mathematics OR B. Pharm along with Biology/ Botany/Zoology as ancillary subjects with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks|
|Physics||B.Sc with Physics or Applied Sciences with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks|
|M.Sc (Integrated)||Biotechnology||10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Zoology or Botany with a minimum of 70% aggregate marks|
|M.Tech by Research||Engineering||Master’s degree in Engineering or M.Sc OR MCA (Mathematics & Physics) with at least 60% marks in aggregate OR AMIE (Part A and Part B) + Valid Score in VITMEE|
|M.Phil||-||Master’s degree in relevant discipline with minimum 60% marks or 6.5 out of 10 CGPA + Valid score in VITREE|
|Ph.D.||Sciences||Master’s degree in relevant Science discipline with 60% marks + Valid Score in VITREE|
|Language||Master’s degree with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks + Valid Score in VITREE|
|Law||Master’s in Law or LL.M with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks + Valid Score in VITREE|
|Management||ME/ M.Tech or MBA with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks + Valid Score in VITREE|
Check: VIT Vellore Courses and Fees
VIT Vellore Admission
Admissions at VIT Vellore are based on merit and entrance.
How to Apply?
- Visit the Official website of VIT University.
- Fill the application form and upload the required documents.
- Pay the application fee of INR 1200 by Credit/ Debit Card or Net-Banking.
- Send the duly filled application form through Registered or Speed post to:
Director, UG Admissions,
Tamil Nadu – 632014
Offline Mode: The candidates can obtain the application form from the designated branches of the Post office on payment of INR 1200 through cash. Candidates can also send the DD of INR 1200 drawn in favour of ‘VIT University’ payable at Vellore.
The candidates are selected on the basis of the following entrance examinations. The shortlisted candidates will be called for counseling/ interview/ group discussion depending on the course.
|M.Tech by Research||VITMEE|
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VIT Vellore Placement
The placement cell at VIT Vellore creates internships and job opportunities for students. The cell has categorized the job placements as super dream offers (above INR 10 LPA CTC), and dream offers (above INR 5.5 LPA CTC). In 2021, the highest salary package of INR 44 LPA was offered by Microsoft. The average salary package offered to PG was INR 6,39,564 LPA, for UG it was INR 6,07,010 LPA and students of B.Tech got INR 6,07,757 LPA. Below are further details of 2021 placement:
|PAT STAT AS ON 04.01.2021||2020-2021||PG||UG|
|No. of Super Dream Offers||657||8||649|
|No. of Super Dream Internship Offers||257||151||106|
|No. of Dream Offers||1450||126||1324|
|No. of Dream Internship offers||447||361||86|
|No. of Regular offers||1778||438||1340|
|No. of Regular Internship offers||38||36||2|
|Over All Offers||7701||1549||6152|
Check: VIT Vellore Placement
VIT Vellore Facilities
VIT Vellore is a state-of-the-art campus with a sprawling green area. You can avail the following facilities:
- Auditorium: Multiple auditoriums and conference halls complete with A/c and Wifi for holding seminars, events etc.
- Sports: VIT has a number of centres for physical education and sports activities that help the students maintain fitness and develop a competitive spirit.
- Smart Class rooms: The wide spacious classrooms contain a white board and a projector that is used for teaching.
- Other facilities include Canteen, Hostel, Transport etc.
Check: VIT Vellore Hostel
VIT Vellore FAQs
Ques. Does VIT Vellore provide scholarships to students?
Ans. VIT Vellore offers the following scholarships under “GV School Development Program” (GVSDP) for the year 2020-21:
|Toppers of each State Board and Central Board||100% Tuition fee waiver for all the four years|
|VITEEE rank holders of 1 to 50||75% Tuition fee waiver for all the four years|
|VITEEE rank holders of 51 to 100||50% Tuition fee waiver for all the four years|
|VITEEE rank holders of 101 to 1000||25% Tuition fee waiver for all the four years|
Ques. What original documents do i need to bring at the time of admission to VIT Vellore?
Ans. Candidates must submit the following documents at the time of admission to VIT Vellore:
- Mark statements of all attempts of qualifying examination
- Transfer Certificate / School leaving Certificate
- Migration Certificate (if issued by the board)
- Student Profile
- Affidavit by the Student
- Affidavit by the Parent
- Hostel Affidavit
- Certificate of Physical Fitness
- Undertaking form
- 2 recent passport size colour photos
Ques. Does VIT offer admissions through Management quota?
Ans. No. Admissions to the B.Tech.program is purely based on the merit rank obtained in the VITEEE and for other Undergraduate programs, it is based on the merit performance of XII/ Higher Secondary Boards.
Ques. What would be the valid ID proofs needed to be produced in the VITEEE examination hall, in addition to the E-admit card with photograph?
Ans. You could produce either your Aadhar card/ Driving license/ PAN card / Passport/ Voter ID card as the original / school ID.
Ques. Are candidates appearing for Improvement/Privately also eligible to apply for VITEEE?
Ans. Yes. They are eligible to apply for VITEEE and should produce their marks sheet at the time of counselling.