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VIT University Vellore

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Established : 1984 | Accredited/Approved : UGC, NAAC

Overview VIT University Vellore

Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT)  is a deemed University. It was established in 1984 as a self-financing Institution known as Vellore Engineering College. Later, MHRD conferred University status in 2001. The campus locates in Vellore, Tamil Nadu. AICTE and UGC approve all the UG & PG degrees offered by VIT, Vellore. It is one of the leading technical universities. And, it has been consistently ranked among the Top Universities at the national and international levels. As a result, VIT is a  globally recognized University.  In NIRF 2020 Rankings, VIT has secured the 15th position for engineering. Thus, most of the students prefer to study at VIT Vellore. NAAC accredits VIT with an 'A' Grade. The major strength of VIT is, it has a connection with academic institutions and industries at the national & international levels. Quality in teaching, innovation & research activities makes VIT unique. ARIIA recognized VIT has no 1 Private University for Innovation

  • At present, VIT Vellore offers admission to the UG and PG degrees in multiple specializations. (Engineering, Management, Science, Commerce and Computer Application streams)
  • The UG courses available in VIT Vellore are B Tech, BCA, BSc, B.Com, BDes, B, Com and B Arch. Besides, it also offers admission to the five-year integrated course that is B Tech + M Tech and BSc + MSc. In terms of PG courses, it offers MSc, MBA, M Tech, MDes and MSW.
  • Admission at VIT Vellore is based on academic merit and entrance exam score. Students who have obtained within 60%-70% minimum marks in 10+2 can apply for UG admission in VIT. Whereas students who have done their UG degree with 70% can apply for PG admission in VIT.
  • For admission to the B Tech in VIT Vellore, students have to take up a University-based exam. That is VITEE which will be held in online mode. Whereas admission to the other UG courses will be based on merit in the qualifying exam. Selection of the candidates will be made through Counselling.
  • MBA admission at VIT Vellore depends on the score obtained in the entrance test. Therefore, it accepts the valid scores of CAT, MAT, NMAT, XAT, GMAT or CMAT. The final selection depends on a PI and Essay writing.
  • Students seeking admission to the M Tech or MCA at VIT must attend the VITMEE Entrance Exam. Students with valid GATE scores will be excused from appearing in VITMEE. For the remaining PG courses, admission is based on merit at UG degree.
  • The mode of the VIT Vellore application process is online as well as offline. Applicants can fill the online application form through VIT official website. In another way, they can obtain from the university campus. The application fees for UG & PG courses at VIT Vellore cost INR 1150.
  • VIT has a team of outstanding teaching staff. They train the students through interactive learning methodologies. The academic programs that VIT offers are industry oriented.
  • The best thing about VIT is, it is having more than 300 international MOUs across the world. VIT's global connection with renowned universities helps the students to explore diverse environments, cultures, teaching methodology, learning skills etc
  • VIT itself offer education to the students, not only from India but from abroad too. Here, last semester students get an opportunity to visit any of the International University Partner of VIT under the Semester abroad program ( SAP ) Both UG and PG students can opt for this program
  • In terms of placement, VIT Vellore is highly exceptional. It has pride in maintaining an excellent placement record. Also, it is the preferred University for a large number of recruiters to hire the graduates. As a result, VIT has been a recruitment target for reputed companies at the national and international levels.

VIT Campus is spread over 372 acres of land. One of the admirable aspects of VIT is its state of art infrastructure and amenities. It has seven academic blocks. The academic & campus facilities are: well-equipped laboratories, Advanced Computer Lab, Suitable Hostel accommodation, Well-Stocked Library, Canteen, Transportation facility, Sports, Health Centre, Smart Classroom with Hi-Tech teaching equipment etc

University Type

Deemed To be University

Location

Vellore, Tamil Nadu

Establishment

1984

Gender accepted

Co-Education

Accreditation

NAAC with 'A' Grade

Recognized

UGC

Campus Area

 372

Course offered

B Tech
BCA
BSC
B Com
BDes
B Arch
B Tech+M Tech
BSc+MSc
MSc
MBA
M Tech
M Des
MSW

Facilities

Computer Lab
Laboratory
Smart Classrooms
Hostel
Transportation
Auditorium
Seminar Hall
IT Infrastructure
Canteen

Application mode

Online & Offline

Admission Process

Entrance Exam and Merit-Based

Entrance Exams Accepted

VITEEE- B Tech
VITMEE- M Tech/MCA
NATA- B Arch
UCEED- B Des
CAT / MAT / XAT/CMAT/NMAT- MBA

Scholarship

Merit Scholarship

Placement-Top Recruiters

Microsoft
Mindtree
Capgemini
Infosys
Google
TCS
Accenture
HP
Wipro
Cognizant
Amazon

Average Package

INR 6 LPA

Highest Package

INR 44 LPA

VIT University Vellore Ranking

  • In QS Global World Ranking, VIT has been ranked among the top 3% of World Universities.
  • In NIRF 2020 Rankings, VIT Vellore secured 15th Rank among Top Engineering Institutions
  • In NIRF 2019 Rankings, VIT secured 55th Position Under Management Category, in the same year, it secured 28th NIRF rank for the overall category
  • VIT was the first Private University of India to feature in Shangai World University Ranking 2020
  • Ten well-known professors of VIT are among the Top 2% of scientists in the world. As per the survey conducted by Stanford University in the year 2020
  • VIT is the primary institution in India to receive the QS 4 Star rating in the Overall Category.
  • It has also received 5 Star Rating from QS for its teaching, placement assistance, innovation and facilities
  • In the year 2016, it received an award for "The University of the Year." FICCI Industry Consortium of India declared the award
  • VIT also featured in the rank list of "Times Higher Education World University Ranking."
  • As per the US News World University Rankings 2021, it has secured 227 positions in Asia. And, 17th Rank in India among Best Global Universities
  • In World Ranking 2020-21 Academic Performance, VIT is in 696th Position at International Level. Whereas, among Indian Universities, it has secured 9th rank
  • In Round University Ranking, Rusia 2021, it has secured 669th World Rank. In addition, it has secured 12th Rank among Indian Universities

VIT University Vellore Placement

VIT has the privilege of maintaining an excellent placement rate. The best thing is, it has been noted in Limca Book of Records, for the highest number of recruitments are done from the individual college by IT Company. Wipro made job offers with an annual CTC of INR 6LPA for 129 Graduates from VIT. It happened in the year 2016. This was the first time the company provided job offers for more than 100 students from one particular institution

  • VIT has a dedicated placement cell known as PAT, which plays a vital role in creating an outstanding placement record. PAT ensures 100% placement assistance to the aspirants and strives hard to place the students in the best MNC's.
  • In the 2020-21 placement drive, More than 8000 job offers from 638 well-known companies. In that, 1000 students got the job offer of CTC 10 LPA. To date, the Highest CTC was offered INR 44 LPA by Microsoft. Whereas the average CTC ranges between INR 6 to 7 LPA.
  • Along with placement offers, internships opportunities are available all over the globe to earn stipends and international exposure with hands-on work experience
  • Since 2015, VIT place an average of ten students every year in leading international MNC's at Japan, China, the USA, UK, Ireland, Kenya, Germany, Italy, Taiwan, UAE etc
  • In terms of placement training & activities, the VIT placement team help the candidates by arranging mock interviews in technical as well as HR aspects. Whereas candidates will be trained under professional trainers. And, they fix meeting with VIT Alumni. It helps the students to increase their employability skills under the guidance.
  • VIT has a vast Alumni Network. In addition, former VIT Graduates have been working at the Top Reputed Companies. VIT being among the top 20 Engineering Colleges in India, a major share of VIT Alumni is 35% working in IT sectors.

Some of the VIT Vellore's Top Placement Recruiters are: Microsoft, Google, Paypal, Amazon, Qualcomm, CISCO, Deloitte, TCS, Cognizant, Infosys, Tata Motors, HP, Dell, Accenture, HCL, Intel, Wipro, Ashok Leyland, Ford, Honda, Morgan Stanley, eBay etc

Top Recruiters

VIT Vellore Top Recruiters

Highest CTC offered

Microsoft

INR 44 LPA

Udaan 

INR 30 LPA

Work India

INR 40 LPA

CISCO

 INR 29 LPA

Amazon

INR 28 LPA 

Commvault

INR 20 LPA 

Indian Oil Corporation

INR 17.30 LPA 

Morgan Stanley

INR 25 LPA 

Appdynamics

 INR 25 LPA

D. E. Shaw India Private Limited

 INR 34 LPA

Swiggy

 INR 28 LPA

Condensation

 INR 25 LPA

VIT University Vellore Scholarship

  • VIT University offers financial assistance through merit scholarships for both B Tech and M Tech aspirants based on their academic performance.
  • 12th Examination State / Central Board Toppers can avail 100% relaxation in B Tech Tuition fees structure
  • Candidates who have obtained rank between 1st to 50th Rank in VITEEE Examination can avail of 75% relaxation in tuition fees
  • VITEEE rank between 51 to 100 will have 50% relaxation. Whereas, VITEEE Rank holders within 101 to 1000 can avail of 25% relaxation in tuition fees
  • VIT offers DADD Fellowship for the Toppers of GATE and VITEEE. Under this scheme, students can obtain a double degree in Communication Engineering from UAS Darmstadt, Germany, the fellowship is INR 2.4 Lakhs.

VIT University Vellore Course fee structure

CourseFeesDuration
BE/BTech - Computer Science Engineering Request 4 years
BE/BTech - Civil Engineering Request 4 years
BE/BTech - Biotechnology Engineering Request 4 years
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VIT University Vellore Entrance exams required for Admission 2021

VIT University Vellore Campus Facilities/Infrastructure

cafetaria
sports
auditorium
gym
laboratory
hostel
library

Placement Statistics

4 Lacs per annum
10 Lacs per annum

VIT University Vellore Placements and Companies visited

TCS
CAPGEMINI
ORACLE
Infosys Technologies

Reviews

by Bhuvan , 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021
Rating
4/5

VIT University Vellore is considered one of the only technical universities that are accredited NAAC 'A,' and it has the best campus infrastructure. The campus area is spread over 250 acres of land, and it offers the finest academic facilities, which is up to the standards.VIT Vellore Placements are exceptional because it provides reasonable placement assistance by inviting reputed companies like Accenture, Infosys, Wipro for the recruitment process.VIT University Vellore admissions for the B Tech course, based on VITEEE, which the university itself will conduct.VIT University Vellore fees for Hostel costs range between 42k to 1 Lakh

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Asked question

What is the B-Tech fees structure in VIT University Vellore?
Asked by Varsha Rajesh

replied on 17-Jul-2021 06:08:15

The B-Tech UG engineering program offered at VIT University is offered at INR 1.98 L per annum, and for the complete four years, it is for INR 7.92 lakhs. The eligibility for B-Tech admissions in this college is to have 10+2 scores along with VITEEE cut-off marks.  

How much is the B.Tech fee in total
Asked by Gnanesh cheedarla

replied on 12-May-2021 10:03:43

The total fee structure of B.Tech for 4 years in VIT University Vellore is around INR 7.83 lakhs. The fee can be divided and cleared annual basis.

How about M.Tech fees in VIT University
Asked by Gnanesh cheedarla

replied on 12-May-2021 10:04:13

VIT University Vellore fee structure of M.Tech as a whole for two years is around 3.83 lakhs in general based on the quota chosen by candidates, and get admitted fees shall differ slightly.

What will be the per annum fee of BE
Asked by Gnanesh cheedarla

replied on 12-May-2021 10:05:10

In the 1st year, candidates shall pay close to 2 lakhs including tuition fees and other fees as INR 3000 whereas for the rest three years it will be approx. INR 1.95 lakhs each year.

HOW TO GET ADMISSION
Asked by JAYADITYA

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

0416-2243091 / 93

Email ID:

admission@vit.ac.in

Address:

Katpadi-Thiruvallam Road, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

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