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VEL TECH Technical University

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Established : 1997 | Accredited/Approved : UGC

About VEL TECH Technical University

Vel Tech Technical University was founded in 1997, and NAAC has awarded an "A" Grade. Additionally, the NBA and AICTE have recognized and accredited it. Initially, VEL Tech Chennai was established as an engineering college affiliated with the University of Madras. Later in 2001, VEL Tech started functioning under the Affiliation of Anna University. While in 2008, the institute was designated deemed university status. Vel Tech Technical NIRF Ranking is 95 among Top Engineering Colleges in India.

The Vel Tech University in Chennai currently provides various undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral courses in engineering, technology, science, management, law, and commerce. VEL Tech Courses include B Tech, B Com, BBA, BSc, BA LLB, and B Com LLB at the UG level. PG courses include M Tech, MBA, MSc, and MA. Additionally, it offers ph.d in various disciplines. A "Semester Abroad Program" in collaboration with international universities is also available to Vel Tech students for coursework and internships. There are several possibilities for Ph.D. students to refine their research abilities during their research work. Therefore, 70 independent labs are supported for experimentation and faculty-student interaction.

Vel Tech University Placement's highest package stood at INR 22 LPA, which has witnessed outstanding growth in 2021. Vel Tech's strong Industrial-Institutional Interaction Cell forged relationships with over 3000 industries, institutes, and organizations. Additionallnally, VEL Tech has signed MOU with more than 178 organizations for research and academic activities. That includes Joint Degree Programmes, Internship, Projects, In-Plant Training, Curriculum Updates, Corporate Talk, Industry Visits, etc. Vel Tech University Avadi is the first Indian Institution to participate in the Conceive-Design-Implement-Operate (CDIO) global program.

About Vel Tech University Chennai- Highlights



Establishment year




Accreditations/ Recognitions

- 'A' Grade by NAAC
- The Association of Commonwealth Universities

Campus area

100 acre

Vel Tech University Courses offered

B Tech, B Com, BBA, BSc, BA LLB, B Com LLB M Tech, MBA, MSc, and MA.


Vel Tech Mahatma Gandhi National Merit Scholarship

Admission Process

Entrance Test & Academic Merit

Entrance Test


Application mode


Global Alliances


Gender intake


Vel Tech University Ranking

The University achieved rankings in the several heads listed below.

  • Vel Tech University was Placed in the 551-600 range in the 2021 QS Asia University Rankings.
  • Vel Tech University NIRF Ranking 2020: 95th in the engineering category.
  • Vel Tech was Listed by "Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2020") as a "Band A" Institution in the category of " Deemed to be University (Private-Self-Financed)" in India.
  • The Institution received a Diamond Rating from QS I-GAUGE.
  • Vel Tech University Ranking in India is 68 for the B Tech according to the WEEK 2020 Survey.
  • Vel Tech University World Ranking is between 801-1000 Band.
  • Vel Tech University Ranking in Tamil Nadu is 25th Out of 52 Universities.

Vel Tech University Courses

The Vel Tech University in Chennai offers students numerous Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctoral courses. Here is a brief about the major courses offered by Vel Tech University:

Vel Tech University UG Courses


Specialization Offered

Eligibility Criteria


Aeronautical Engineering, Artificial Intelligence & Data Science, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Design, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering

10+2 with 75% marks + VTUEEE


General, Accounts & Finance, Corporate Secretaryship, Professional Accounting

10+2  with a minimum of 50% in all subjects.

Selection Depends on Merit.



10+2 in the qualifying examination with minimum aggregate marks of 50% in all subjects.

Selection is based on academic merit.

BA LLB (5 years)


10+2 with 50% in all subjects

Selection depends on CLAT or Merit basis

B.Com LLB (5 years)


10+2 with 50% in all subjects

Selection depends on CLAT or Merit basis


Visual Communication and Multimedia

10+2 with 50% in the science stream

Selection depends on merit.

PG Courses at Vel Tech University


Specialization Offered

Eligibility Criteria


Biotechnology, Structural Engineering, Environment Engineering, Power Electronics, Embedded Systems & Technologies, Computer Science & Engineering, Network Engineering, Big Data Analytics, Information & Cyber Security, Metallurgical & Material Science Engineering, Industrial Safety & Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering

Graduate with a Degree in Bachelor of Engineering

Selection depends on GATE or merit.


Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, Logistics & Shipping Management, Human Resource Management, Finance Management, International Business Management

UG degree with 50% under any discipline, securing aggregate marks of 50% with a valid score in entrance exams accepted by the University- CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT /NMAT/CMAT


Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Data Analysis

B.Sc. with a minimum of 50% in their respective disciplines.

MA English


BA English with a minimum 50% aggregate in their respective disciplines

Vel Tech University Ph.d





Aeronautical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Civil Engineering, CSE, ECE, IT, Mechanical Engineering, English, Chemistry, Physics, Maths, Management

Master's Degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks

Vel Tech University Fees Structure


Vel Tech FEES


2.5 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)


90,500 (1st Year Fees)


65,000 (1st Year Fees)


79,000 (1st Year Fees)


65,000 (1st Year Fees)


65,000 (1st Year Fees)

B.Tech {Lateral}

97,500 (1st Year Fees)

Vel Tech University Admission

Students interested in enrolling at Vel Tech University UG or PG courses must meet all the eligibility criteria. The candidates are selected for admissions based on their performance in the entrance exam and the prior qualifying examination. Applicants can download the VEL Tech University Brochure to learn more about the admission process. Candidates may submit their Vel Tech University applications both online and offline.

Vel Tech University UG Admission

Aside from B Tech, Vel Tech offers admission to the UG courses such as BBA, B Com, BSc, BA LLB, and Bcom LLB. To be eligible for UG programs, Students must have passed their 10+2 examinations from any government-recognized board. Students aspiring to take admission in the department of law must clear the CLAT/LSAT-India with a minimum aggregate of 45%.

How to apply for UG courses (BBA, B COM, BSc, BA LLB, B Com LLB)

The Vel Tech accepts online and offline applications for UG admissions. The application fee is INR 300 for UG courses except for B Tech.

Offline Applications Forms

The aspiring students can avail the offline application form by one of the following methods:

  • Purchase the application forms from the Vel Tech regional offices for Rs. 300 in cash.
  • The applicant may send a demand draft for Rs. 300 to "Vel Tech University " to The Director of UG Admission, payable in Chennai, along with a requisition letter detailing the applicant's complete address.
  • Personally delivering a DD for Rs. 300 at the Vel Tech, Avadi, Chennai. 

Vel Tech B.Tech Admission

  • Students who are willing to apply for B Tech admission to Vel Tech University must clear the entrance test conducted by University.
  • Vel Tech University Entrance Exam is commonly known as VTUEEE. The entrance test will be held in two phases. The duration of the exam is 2 hours and 30 minutes. It comprises 100 questions with 3 sections: Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. VTUEEE Exam will be held across various cities across 21 states.
  • Thus, B Tech admission seekers must apply for VTUEEE to secure admission at Vel Tech.
  • Considering the performance in VTUEEE, admissions will be granted to the students.
  • VTUEEE Counselling will be held after VEL Tech University Results or VTUEEE Results are declared.
  • After completing VTUEEE Phase 2 counseling rounds, if seats remain vacant, students can apply for direct admission, called VEL Tech University Phase 3 Admission.

How to apply for B Tech admission to Vel Tech?

At first, applicants must register for VTUEEE and Submit an application form for the same. While the VTUEEE Registration Cum Application fee is INR 950-

Vel Tech University Online Application

To apply online, candidates should go to https://www.veltech.edu.in. Aspirants can pay the application fee via Paytm wallet, credit/debit/or net banking.
Here is the detailed information for the online application process:

  • Candidates can register by filling in the required details.
  • Email notifications with the application number, password, and link to apply will be sent to registered candidates at their registered email addresses.
  • The application fee is Rs. 950. (non-refundable).
  • Please have scanned copies of all the necessary documents on hand while completing the application. Documents necessary: color passport photo with candidate's signature; maximum upload size is 100 KB.
  • You can download the online application form after completing the form and making the payment.
  • The registered email ID will be the sole one used for any upcoming correspondence.

Offline Application

The aspiring candidates may follow any one of the following steps for offline application:

  1. In addition to a requisition letter stating the applicant's complete address, the candidate may send a demand draft for Rs. 950/- made out to "Vel Tech RUniversity " and payable at Chennai to The Head Admission.
  2. With a cash payment of Rs. 950, applicants may obtain application forms from Vel Tech regional offices.
  3. In-person at Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology, Avadi, Chennai, by delivering a DD for Rs. 950.

Vel Tech University Direct Admission (Phase 3)

However, candidates unable to secure the required cut-off can still fetch a seat for themselves via direct admission at Vel Tech University Chennai.

  • No VTUEEE entrance exam is required for B Tech direct admission at Vel Tech.
  • Candidates may reserve a spot by paying Rs. 100,000.
  • Candidates can register by giving the necessary details.
  • Please have scanned copies of all the necessary documents on hand while completing the application. Colored passport-size photo and candidate signature are required documents; the upload size is 100 KB.
  • You can obtain the payment receipt after submitting the form and making the payment successfully.
  • All upcoming correspondence will only be sent to the registered email address.
  • Payment options for the application cost include Paytm Wallet, Credit Card, Debit Card, and Net Banking.

Vel Tech University B.Tech Fee Structure

Students who appear for VTUEEE Phase I can benefit from the  Vel Tech fee structure.

B.Tech. Program Annual Tuition Fee (INR) Academic & Career Advancement Fee (INR) Exam Fee per Year (INR) Annual Programme Fee Payable per Year (INR)

All Programmes





Students who appear for VTUEEE Phase II will adhere to the 2022 Revised Vel Tech University fee structure for B.Tech.

B.Tech. Program Annual Tuition Fee (INR) Academic & Career Advancement Fee (INR) Exam Fee per Year (INR) Annual Programme Fee Payable (INR)

All Programmes





Students who appear for VTUEEE Phase III will adhere to the following Vel Tech University Direct admission fee structure.

B.Tech. Program Annual Tuition Fee (INR) Academic & Career Advancement Fee (INR) Exam Fee per Year (INR) Annual Programme Fee Payable (INR)

All Programmes





Vel Tech University MBA

The two-year Vel Tech MBA program is well-structured to aid students in developing their managerial talents. It is fueled and surrounded by creativity and cooperation, which helps students build their managerial vision and the tools to achieve it. Through their international MoUs, the institute provides MBA students the chance to spend a semester studying at overseas institutions.

Admission Process

Students who wish to study MBA from Vel Tech University must hold UG Degree with at least 50% as primary eligibility. In addition, they shall have qualified in any of the valid entrance tests: CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT /NMAT/CMAT

  • The Vel Tech University MBA fee structure is INR 90k per annum. While the application cost is INR 1000/-
  • Students can apply online at www.veltechuniv.edu.in or purchase an application on the campus of the University, at specific major post office locations, or in book stores.
  • Written test and personal interview dates will be sent to the shortlisted candidates by mail. The chosen candidate must pay a 10,000 rupee advance fee on the day of the written exam/personal interview (Non-refundable)
  • The merit category will fill 90% of the seats in all courses. Applicants who have met all entrance requirements and whose names appear on the regular merit list of successful applicants are given regular admission.

Vel Tech University Cut-off

Candidates must get the following results on the national entrance exam to be admitted to the two-year MBA program:

  • CAT- 50 percentile
  • XAT- 50 percentile
  • CMAT- 150 
  • MAT- 70 percentile
  • NMAT- 140 
  • GMAT- 500 

Vel Tech University Placements

The Vel Tech University's level of effort and focus results in remarkable placements. Vel Tech University Placement Cell works hard to prepare the students through various training programs for the workforce. 100+ placements came as a result of 12 hackathons. Students are encouraged to participate in various competitions and hackathons, such as the Hero MotoCorp Campus Challenge, Capgemini TECH Challenge, Infosys InfyTQ, HackWithInfy Hackathon, TCS CodeVita, and TCS InfraMind.

Students from Vel Tech are hired by prestigious corporations like Amazon, Capgemini, Infosys, TCS, Wipro, Walmart, JSW, TechMahindra, Informatica, etc. In the most recent recruitment drive, Vel Tech University Placement Percentage stood at 95%.

Vel Tech University Placement Highlights

No. of Students


Vel Tech University Placement percentage


Total Placement


Total Placement Drive


Vel Tech University Highest Salary Package


Vel Tech University Average Package


Placement Statistics 2021-22- Company-wise


No. of Students Placed

Package Offered (INR)



25 LPA



10.5 LPA



10 LPA









7.5 LPA






6.75 LPA



5.5 LPA



5.5 LPA

Vel Tech University Hostel

Boys' and girls' hostels are available on the Vel Tech campus to accommodate the institute's students in the most welcoming and accommodating way possible. The Vel Tech hostel offers the students a comfortable atmosphere similar to a home away from home. The institute takes great care to give students all the amenities they need to adjust to the new environment successfully.

The mess at the hostel is administered and managed by chefs hired by the University. They bear in mind the various cuisine preferences of the students while using the most up-to-date technology. Clean water is always available for pupils to use. For drinking purposes, clean water is provided. The hostel offers constant electricity, WiFi, a recreation room, medical services, and stores for basic requirements, games, etc.

Vel Tech University Hostel Fees

Vel Tech University Hostel Room Tariff

Single Room

2 in One Room

4 in One Room

Standard Room




Non A/C




Rs. 1,57,700

Rs. 1,34,700

Rs. 1,42,700

Rs. 1,19,700

Rs. 1,17,700

Rs. 97,700

Semester wise

Rs. 78,850

Rs. 67,350

Rs. 71,350

Rs. 59,850

Rs. 58,850

Rs. 48,850

Vel Tech University Scholarship

Col. Prof. Vel. Dr. R. Rangarajan, Founder, Chancellor & President, and Dr. Mrs. Sagunthala Rangarajan, Foundress President of the Institution, passionately introduced the scholarship program with the primary goal of providing world-class education at an affordable price to aspirant students regardless of their financial means. 100% Scholarship will be given to each State / Union Territory topper.


Percentage of scholarship

Above 95


90 – 94.9%


80 – 89.9%


70 – 79.9%


Scholarship for VTUEEE Rank Holders

Rank holders in VTUEEE from each State / UT

Percentage of scholarship

Top 20 Ranks


Rank 21 – 500


VEL TECH Technical University Course fee structure

MBA - Finance 221000 2 years
MBA - Human Resource Management 221000 2 years
MBA - Information Technology and Management 221000 2 years
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VEL TECH Technical University Photo Gallery

VEL TECH Technical University Entrance exams required for Admission 2022

VEL TECH Technical University Campus Facilities/Infrastructure


Placement Statistics

3.5 Lacs per annum
11 Lacs per annum

VEL TECH Technical University Placements and Companies visited



Asked question

sir,what is syllabus for cse? is it is difficult or easy?and is it useful for gate preparation?
Asked by kada srivatsav
replied on 13-May-2019 11:13:49


  • The syllabus for CSE will be same through out the 1st year for all the specialization and from 2nd year it will be according to the specialization one have chosen.
  • The performance totally depends on the individual and the syllabus followed is moderate.
  • Yes the concepts and syllabus will definitely be useful for GATE exam.
Asked by H . S . PRAVEEN
replied on 25-Mar-2019 10:02:52

Hi, Praveen

  • Vel Tech Undergraduate engineering Entrance Exam (VTUEEE) is the exam conducted by Vel Tech Technical college.
  • Application form will be released online and candidates has to fill it and submit on or before the last date.

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

Ph: 044-26841601, 044-26840896 Fax : 044-26840262

Email ID:

admission@vel-tech.org, admission@veltechuniv.edu.in


VEL TECH Technical University 42 & 60, Avadi-Vel Tech Road, Avadi,, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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