Vellore Institute of Technology:
VIT (Vellore Institute of Technology) is one of the most popular and prestigious University in India which was established in the 1984. It was declared as a deemed University under the Act of UGC. VIT has its campuses situated at Vellore and Chennai. It provides numerous UG courses, PG courses, and Integrated and research programs.
Programs offered by Vellore Institute of Technology:
Let us check few important and unique courses offered at both Vellore and Chennai campus. The University offers 20 UG courses, 34 PG courses, 4 integrated programmes and four research programs.
UG courses in Vellore Campus:
- Bio-Medical Engineering
- Mechanical ( Specialization in Automobile, in Chemical process and in Energy Engineering)
- Computer science and Engineering with specialization in Bioinformatics.
- Other usual courses available in all engineering colleges
UG Courses in Chennai campus:
- All usual courses like Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, etc.,
PG Courses in Vellore campus:
- Tech Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in cloud computing
- Tech Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Big data analysis
- Tech Automotive Engineering in collaboration with ARAI, Pune
- Tech Energy and Environmental Engineering
- Tech CAD/CAM
PG Courses in Chennai campus:
- Tech Mechatronics
- Tech Structural Engineerning
Integrated courses offered:
- Tech software Engineering (5 years course)
- Sc Biotechnology (5 years course)
Let us check out the Annual fees for few of the popular courses.
M.Tech Software Engineering:
For Scholarship category 1: INR 96,000 per annum
For Scholarship category 2: INR 1,59,000 per annum
For Scholarship category 3: INR 1,92,000 per annum
M.Tech CAD/CAM/ M.Tech Energy and Enviromental Engineering/ M.Tech Biomedical Engineering:
For Scholarship category 1: INR 1,50,000 per annum
For Scholarship category 2: INR 2,30,000 per annum
M.Tech Manufacturing Engineering/ M.Tech Communication Engineering/ M.Tech Nanotechnology:
For Scholarship category 1: INR 2,60,000 per annum
For Scholarship category 2: INR 2,96,000 per annum
M.Tech Embedded systems/ M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in cloud
computing/ M.Tech Power Electronics and Drives:
For Scholarship category 1: INR 1,90,000 per annum
For Scholarship category 2: INR 2,99,000 per annum
Group A: Biotechnology, Civil, Chemical, Mechanical with spec in energy engineering, IT, EEE, E&I
Total fees to be paid per annum: INR 1,76,000
Group B: Mechanical Engineering, CSE, E&C, Mechanical in spec with automotive Engineering.
Total fees to be paid per annum: INR 1,98,000
VITEEE (Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination) is a national level
engineering entrance examination conducted by Vellore Institute of Technology for the admission to the
B.Tech programs in VIT campuses (Vellore and Chennai).
Eligibility criteria for this exam:
- Candidate must be an Indian citizen to take part in the exam.
- Candidate must have either completed or appearing for the qualifying examination conducted by State board, CBSE or ICSE board.
- Candidates must have secured at least 60% of marks in all the major subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics.
- Candidates should not be more than 22 years.
Mode of examination: Online or offline mode
Total duration of the exam: 2 hours 30 minutes
Students can either choose Mathematics or Biology during the slot booking of VITEEE. According to the choice of subjects, question booklet differs for all the students. All subjects will be carrying 40 marks each. No negative marks are applicable for the incorrect attempts. Students who are in merit lists are called for the VIT counselling session, and admitted to their desirable courses according to their ranks and seat availability.
Placements in VIT:
Nowadays, this is a common question among students that which is the best college to provide “On campus” facility for the students. VIT is one of the famous institutes for placing maximum of its students in its campus drives. It has proved to be a consistent topper for placement records among all the private institutes of India. Most of the MNCs such as Wipro, Microsoft, Google, Oracle, Honda, Intel, Accenture, etc., have appointed many of the students from VIT for the past several years.
Facilities in VIT campus:
- Hostels and Dining facility:
VIT provides best Hostel and dining facilities which provides students affordable food services within the campus.
- Placement facilities:
As mentioned above, VIT stands in the leading position among all the private Engineering institutions in placing numerous numbers of students every year.
- Sports Facilities:
VIT provides all facility regarding sports. It gives its full support for the students who are excellent in sports. It provides special training for those students and helps in building up their confidence and competitive spirit.
- Conference Facility:
VIT often conducts symposiums/ workshops/ National and international conferences which provides students a great exposure in every fields. VIT campus has numerous conference halls and Auditoriums for this purpose. Few of them are:
- Anna Auditorium with a capacity of 1800 persons
- M.Channa Reddy Auditorium which can occupy 469 persons
- Kamaraj Auditorium which occupies 128 persons
- Rajaji Hall with capacity of 120 people
- Seminar hall at CDMM block which can occupy 120 people
- Navalar Neduchezian Hall which can occupy 38 people
VIT has enabled a new facility called Smart classroom with hi-tech equipments which allows the faculties to conduct classes very easily just through single click of a button. This is a very special learning environment with a projector, computer and a touch screen white board. This touch screen board serves also as a electronic board where everything written can be saved for the future reference.
Right now, there are two smart classrooms inside the VIT campus. More smart classrooms are planned to be derived in the near future for the welfare of the students of VIT. Thus, VIT University has dedicated itself to provide education through modern and innovative techniques. It is a cosmopolitan campus with students from all over the country. Thus, studying at VIT gives you a guaranteed success to your life and career.