Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) Admission 2017

Vellore Institute of Technology, popularly known as VIT was established in 1984 as a self-financing institution called as Vellore Engineering College. The main campus is located in Vellore, Tamil Nadu. The University is recognized by UGC. It offers an array of courses under various specializations at Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research levels, like Science, Architecture, Engineering, Commerce, Law, etc.

Aspirants can apply for undergraduate courses if they have passed 10+2. Minimum eligibility for pursuing postgraduate courses is to have a Bachelor’s degree. Application form can be filled online and offline. The university also conducts an entrance exam, VITREE for taking admission to various courses. Students who’ve appeared in national level entrance test will directly get a call for the interview from the respective department of the university.

Once the application formalities get completed, eligible students will be informed about the admission procedure. Username and password will be shared with the students through mail/SMS. 

VIT UG Admission

Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) an array of courses like B.Tech, BBA LLB, BCA, B.com, etc. in various specializations. For admission to B.Tech courses, the students would have to sit for VITEEE, which is conducted in all major cities of India. Admission to B.Arch. happens on the basis of merit in qualifying exam.

 Minimum eligibility is to have 10+2 certificate. There’s an age limit for applying to UG courses. List of UG courses with their eligibility is given in the table below:

List of UG Courses

S.No.

Course

Eligibility

1

B.Tech Biomedical Engineering

Candidates who have studied Physics, Chemistry and Biology are eligible for B.Tech. Bio-Medical Engineering and Biotechnology programmes.

2

B.Tech Biotechnology

3

B.Tech Civil Engineering

Candidates appearing for the VITEEE must have secured an aggregate of 60% (50% for reserved categories) in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology in the qualifying examination (+2/Intermediate).

4

B.Tech. Chemical Engineering

5

B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering

6

B.Tech Computer and Engg (Spec. in Bioinformatics)

7

Computer Science and Engineering with Specialization in Information Security

8

B.Tech Electronic and Communication Engineering

9

B.Tech Electronics and Communication Engineering with Spec. IoT and Sensors

10

B.Tech. Electrical and Electronics Engineering

11

B.Tech Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

12

B.Tech. Information Technology

13

B.Tech Mechanical Engineering

14

B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering

15

B.Tech. Mechanical (Spec. in Automotive Engineering)

16

B.Tech. Mechanical (Spec. in Energy Engineering) 

17

B.Tech Production and Industrial Engineering

18

B.Arch.

As per the norms (will be updates shortly on the official website)

19

BCA

A pass in any stream with Mathematics as one of the subjects with minimum of 70% overall aggregate in Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the State / Central Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent examination.

20

B.Com.

A pass in Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the State / Central Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent examination, with minimum of 70% overall aggregate. Students must have studied Commerce / Accountancy / Mathematics as one of the subjects.

21

B.Sc. (Multimedia & Animation)

A pass in any stream in Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the State / Central Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent examination or A pass in Diploma (10+3) in any stream with a minimum of 70% overall aggregate.

22

B.Sc. Computer Science

A pass in any stream with Mathematics as one of the subjects with minimum of 70% overall aggregate in Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the State / Central Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent examination.

23

BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration)

A pass in Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the State / Central Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent examination, with minimum of 70% overall aggregate. Students must have studied Commerce / Accountancy / Mathematics as one of the subjects.

24

Bachelor of Catering and Hotel Management

A pass in any stream in Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the State / Central Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent examination or A pass in Diploma (10+3).

25

BA LLB (Hons.)

As per the norms (will be updates shortly on the official website)

26

BBA LLB (Hons.)

As per the norms (will be updates shortly on the official website)

27

B.Sc. Data Science and Analytics

As per the norms (will be updates shortly on the official website)

 

VIT PG Admission

Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) an array of courses like M.Tech, MBA, M.Sc., MCA, etc. in various specializations. The minimum eligibility is to have a Bachelor’s degree. Students who want to take admission to M.Tech must sit for entrance exam conducted university, VITEEE.

List of PG courses with their eligibility is given in the table below:

S.No

Course

Eligibility

1

M.Tech. Computer Science and Engg

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in any branch / M.S / M.Sc. Computer Science or IT or Software Engineering/ MCA or any other equivalent degree

2

M.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering (Information Security)

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/ B.Tech Degree in any Branch / MCA or any other equivalent degree.

3

M.Tech. Computer Science & Engineering with specialization in Big Data Analytics

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/ B.Tech Degree in any Branch / MCA or any other equivalent degree.

4

M.Sc. Biotechnology

B.Sc. degree from a recognized university in any branch of Biological Science that includes Botany / Zoology, Microbiology / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Nutrition (or) Home Science / Agricultural Science / Medicine.

5

M.Sc. Applied Microbiology

6

M.Sc. Biomedical Genetics

7

M.Tech. Energy and Environmental Engineering

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. in Civil / Mechanical / Biotechnology / Chemical / Electrical / Biochemical / Environmental / M.Sc in Chemistry, Microbiology, Environmental Science, Biotechnology, Biochemistry.

8

M.Tech. Structural Engineering

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Civil Engineering / Civil & Structural Engineering or any equivalent degree

9

M.Des. Industrial Design

B.E/B.Tech in any branch or any other equivalent degree

10

M.Tech. Automotive Engineering

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Mechanical / Automobile / Production / Manufacturing Engineering or Mechatronics or any equivalent degree.

11

M.Tech CAD/CAM

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

12

M.Tech. Mechatronics

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

                B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Mechanical / Automobile / Manufacturing / Production / Electrical & Electronics / Electronics & Communication / Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation & Control / Computer Science / Information Technology / Mechatronics or any equivalent degree.

13

M.Tech Manufacturing Engineering

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

                B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Mechanical / Production / Manufacturing / Automobile Engineering or any equivalent degree

14

M.Tech. Power Electronics and Drives

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Electrical / Electronics / EEE / ECE / E&I or any equivalent degree

15

M.Tech. Control and Automation

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.Tech (EEE)/ B.Tech (ECE)/ B.Tech(E&I)/any other Equivalent UG degree/ Instrumentation/Electronics/Control.

16

M.Tech Automotive Electronics

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in ECE / Telecommunication / CSE / EIE / IT / EEE / Mechatronics or any equivalent degree

17

M.Tech Biomedical Engineering

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

                B.E/B.Tech Degree in Bio-Medical Engg/Bio-Medical Instrumentation/Medical Electronics/ECE/EIE/EEE/Biotechnology*/Bio-Informatics*/Mechanical/M.Sc in Biophysics/ Electronics/Physics/Bio-Medical Sciences/ Bio-medical Instrumentation or any equivalent degree

(* Bridge courses needed)

18

M.Tech. Nanotechnology

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in ECE / EEE / Mechanical Engg. / Chemical Engg. / Metallurgical Engg. / E&I / M.Sc. Physics with Spl. In Electronics / Material Science / Solid State Physics / B.Tech Nanotechnology / M.Sc. Nanotechnology / Nanoscience or any equivalent degree

19

M.Tech. Communication Engineering

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Electrical / Electronics / EEE/ ECE/ Telecommunication/E&I/ Computer Sciences* / M.Sc. Physics with Electronics spl. / Electronics or any equivalent degree

(* Bridge course needed)

20

M.Tech. Sensor Systems Technology

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in EEE / ECE / E&I / CSE / Instrumentation & Control / Bio-Medical / Mechatronics / M.Sc. Degree in Electronics / Physics with Electronics or any equivalent degree

21

M.Tech. VLSI Design

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Electrical / Electronics / EEE / ECE / E&I or any equivalent degree

22

M.Tech Embedded Systems

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in ECE/EEE/Mechatronics/EIE/CSE/IT/Telecommunication/

Control & Instruct.

23

M.Sc. Chemistry (Organic/Inorganic/Analytical/Pharma)

B.Sc. Degree in either Chemistry or Applied Chemistry or Applied science from any recognized University with Physics or Mathematics or Biology as ancillary subject

24

M.Sc. Physics

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

                B.Sc. degree from any recognized university with Physics / Applied Sciences / Electronics (or) BES

25

M.Tech. Information Technology – Networking

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech in any branch / MCA / M.S / M.Sc in Computer science / IT / Software Engg. or any other equivalent degree

26

M.Tech. Computer and Communication Engineering

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech in any branch / MCA / M.S / M.Sc in Computer science / IT / Software Engg. / Electronics / Applied Electronics / Physics Spec. with Electronics or any other equivalent degree

27

MCA

Recognized Bachelor’s Degree of Minimum 3 Yrs duration in BCA, B.Sc (IT/Computer Science) with Mathematics as a course at 10+2 level or at Graduate Level. Obtained at least 60% at the qualifying Examination

28

MBA

A minimum of 60% mark is required in undergraduate degree from a recognized University or Institution. A Bachelor’s degree should be of minimum of three years duration after completion of higher secondary education (10+2) or equivalent. The candidate should have studied in regular full-time programmes. Relevant work experience will be an added advantage The candidate should have taken any one of the tests- CAT/XAT/MAT/NMAT/GMAT and the scores should be made available to the admissions office before the last date of application

29

M.Tech Power Electronics and Drives

Candidates should have graduated with a full-time degree from any recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks for M.Tech. Degree programmes.

AND

B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Electrical / Electronics / EEE / ECE / E&I or any equivalent degree

 

VIT Application Process

Aspirants who want to apply to Vellore Institute of Technology must take care of the process mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website of VIT University.
  • Now register as a new user and enter all the required details. Once you are done with registration, a password and a username will be shared
  • Login in the portal using your username and password. You’ll see the application form
  • Go through the instructions and fill up the application form very carefully.
  • Scan and upload photograph and signature as specified.
  • Pay the application fee online or offline to complete the application process
  • Make sure to re-check your details before submitting the form.
  • On successful registration, a unique application number will be generated, which must be left safe for future reference
  • Applicants are also advised to take printouts of the complete application form.
  • If the aspirants want to fill the application form offline, then they can get the form from any nearby post-office or sales counter. Send the duly filled application form to the university.
  • On successful submission, a unique application number will be generated. The applicants are also advised to take the print out of their duly filled application form for future reference.

VIT Admission Process

Vellore Institute of Technology Admission Process is given in the points below course wise:

Undergraduate

B.Tech. Programme

Admission to B.Tech. Degree Programme is based on marks scored in VIT Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE) conducted by the University

Procedure of admission:

  • Advertisement is given regarding issue of application forms, important dates etc., in all leading newspapers all over India and notified in the VIT website.
  • Applications can be obtained from selected Post Offices or obtained by post from VIT or obtained through online.
  • VITEEE is conducted in major cities all over India and also in abroad.
  • Publication of results in leading websites.
  • Call for counselling in batches and allotment of branches on the basis of the VITEEE rank.

Bachelor of Architecture

Selection is based on merit of marks secured in higher secondary school examination and eligible NATA score.

BCA, B.Sc., B.Com. and BBA

  • Candidates will be called for the counselling in the order of merit based on the aggregate of total marks secured in the +2 / Higher Secondary Examination
  • The result will be published on our website

Postgraduate

PG Science

Candidates will be called for a counselling in the order of merit of their aggregate marks secured in their undergraduate degree programmes calculated up to the fourth semester or second year, whichever is applicable (This is inclusive of Languages / EOP and all the subjects they have studied up to pre-final year).

  • Candidates for admission to Integrated PG programmes will be selected based on the performance in the H.Sc., / Intermediate. For other PG programmes selection is based on the performance in Under Graduate programme..
  • Eligible candidates shall be called for counselling and the admission is decided based on the marks in the qualifying examination.

MBA

Selection of candidates is based on the Written Assessment Test(WAT), Personal Interview(PI) and on CAT / XAT / MAT/ NMAT/ GMAT/CMAT Score.

M.Tech and MCA

Admissions to MCA and M.Tech Programmes are based on VIT Masters Entrance Examination (VITMEE) conducted by VIT in major cities across India.


Procedure of Admission

  • Advertisement published in leading newspapers regarding the issue of application forms, important dates etc.,
  • Application forms can be purchased at select post offices / or obtained through post.
  • Entrance examination conducted in major cities all over India.
  • Selection is through counselling based on the rank secured in the Entrance Examination. Preference is given to the candidates with GATE score for M.Tech. admission.

Available College Facilities

The campus is spread over an area of 177 acres. It provides updated state of the art facilities in its classrooms and imparts education through the use of smart classrooms.  It consists of auditoriums, open spaces, outdoor stages for various events. VIT campus provides two academic blocks named AB1 and AB2. These two academic blocks are utilised for the purpose of research and classes. It provides various facilities for sports and comfortable hostel facilities. It also has many extra curricular activities to offer. 

Hostel

There are overall twenty three hostels present in the campus that include seventeen are men’s hostel. It also provides facilities like a gym, optional A/C rooms, swimming pool and optional washing services. Dining services also include a separate Chinese mess. 

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Classroom
The classrooms are designed to cultivate an academically charged environment. The classrooms are spacious and include a projector, white board, etc.  
 

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids
Sports
The college provides facilities for sports as it believes that a healthier lifestyle is of utmost importance. It offers Athletics (Track & Field), Badminton, Ball Badminton, Basketball, Cricket, cricket Practice Net, Handball, Tennis, Throw ball, Volleyball, Football, Indoor (Facilities), Gymnasium, Chess, Carrom, Table Tennis and Weight Lifting.
 

Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court
Extra - Curricular

The college provides its students the necessary exposure through clubs like Dance Club, Debate Club;, Designer’s Club (Engg), Dramatics Club, Event Managers’ Club, Health Club, Literary Club, Music Club, NCC, NSS, Robotics Club, Tinseltown, Trekking Club, VITeach, Women Development Cell, YRCS, Civitek and Android Club.

Facilities available in Extra - Curricular

  • Theatre
  • Debates
  • Declamations
  • Events Committee
  • Singing Club
  • Dance School
Library
The Periyar EVR Central Library has many resources that include total number of 2,21,118 books, total 28350 back volumes , 412 periodicals in print,151 e-Books, engineering Village-referex subject collections, engineering fracture mechanics (multimedia e-Book) and 15293 CD/DVDs. Fully air conditioned, the library is secured with CCTV cameras.  
 

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility

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