Vellore Institute of Technology

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)

Fee structure:

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

 

B.E/B.Tech Programs:

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

About VITEEE:

             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.

Exam pattern:

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:

     Auditotium:

  1. Anna Auditorium with a capacity of 1800 persons
  2. M.Channa Reddy Auditorium which can occupy 469 persons
  3. Kamaraj Auditorium which occupies 128 persons

    Conference halls:

  1. Rajaji Hall with capacity of 120 people
  2. Seminar hall at CDMM block which can occupy 120 people
  3. Navalar Neduchezian Hall which can occupy 38 people

Smart classrooms:

             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.

VITEEE 2016 Notification

VITEEE 2016:

Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE) is a national level entrance examination conducted by VIT University for the admission to the Bachelor Engineering degree courses at its Chennai and Vellore campus.

About VIT University:

Founded in the year 1984 by Mr.G.Viswanathan, VIT has around 20 Undergraduate courses and 34 Post graduate courses, 4 integrated courses and 4 Research programs. VIT has been ranked one among the top ten institutes of India by India today. It is otherwise said to be an institute of higher education and a deemed University under the Section 3 of UGC act.

It has two campuses at Vellore and Chennai. Initially the college was affiliated with Madras University and later in June 2001, the Union Ministry of Human Resource Department conferred VEC (Vellore Engineering College) as a Deemed University and thus it was named as “VIT University”.

VITEEE Examination:

VITEEE examination is a very famous entrance examination for the admission to the Bachelor degree of Engineering in any of the campuses of VIT. Around 200000 students applied online for the VITEEE 2015 Examination last year.

This exam is a computer based test (CBT) and it was held in various test centres in India as well as abroad. Questions were based on prescribed syllabus with an option to the students to attend any of the papers from the following such as

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics

Or

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology

VITEEE 2016 is expected to be held from April 6th 2016 to April 17th 2016.

Important dates for VITEEE 2016:

Start of registration: November 27th 2015

End of the registration process: February 29th 2016

VITEEE 2016 admit card can be downloaded from: March 3rd week, 2016

Online Exam starting date: April 6th 2016

Online Exam ending date: April 17th 2016

Results to be declared on: April 29th 2016

VITEEE 2016 Counselling: 2nd and 3rd week of May 2016

The exam will be conducted as 3 sessions every day

Session 1: 9.00 A.M to 11.30 A.M

Session 2: 12.30 P.M to 3.00 P.M

Session 3: 4.00 P.M to 6.30 P.M

No negative marks are applicable for wrong attempts.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates are requested to satisfy the eligibility criteria genuinely since it will be verified during the time of admission.

The eligibility criteria for VITEEE 2016 are:

  • Candidates those who have cleared 10+12th classes with a minimum of 50% aggregate with major subjects such as PCM (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) or PCB ((Physics, Chemistry and Biology).
  • Candidates those who are currently in the final year of 12th standard board exam can also attend the examination.
  • Candidates with PCM background can apply to any disciplines of UG at VIT University.
  • Candidates with PCB background are eligible to apply only B.Tech Bioinformatics, Bio medical engineering and Biotechnology programmes only.
  • NIOS (National Institute of Open schooling) candidates are eligible to appear for VITEEE 2016 entrance examination.
  • Applicant must be a resident/non-resident Indian National
  • Candidates whose Date of Birth falls on or after July 1, 1994 are eligible to apply for VITEEE
  • Candidates must have done regular, formal and full time education to take part in this examination.

How to apply for VITEEE 2016?

VITEEE 2016 application form (Online and offline) will be available from November 27th 2015. All the details such as centre booking, date of issuance of e-admit card will be communicated to the students through email only. Thus, it is very necessary to enter the proper details while filling the application form.

Instructions for applying online:

  1. Visit the official site of VIT. http://www.vit.ac.in
  2. Download the application form for VITEEE 2016 examination.
  3. Fill in all the details correctly such as correct and genuine Contact number, Address, Email id, etc., This is very important since every communication is done through email id.
  4. Scanned copy of recently taken photograph with dimensions (3.5 cm * 4.5 cm) and scanned copy of digital signature of the candidate with dimensions (3.5 cm * 1.5 cm) must be uploaded in JPEG/JPG format.
  5. Application fees of Rs.990/- can be paid through internet banking facility either through debit card or credit card or demand draft mode.
  6. It is mandatory that online applying candidates should send the hard copy of the application form to the University addressed to the “Director UG Admissions”, VIT University, Vellore – 632014.

Instructions for applying offline:

  1. Candidates can buy the application forms directly from the VIT University, Vellore or VIT University, Chennai or Chennai Administrative office.
  2. The address of Chennai administrative office is as below:

New no:6, Old no: W-73

Second street (Opposite to towers club)

Anna nagar,

Chennai -600 040,

Contact number: 044-42016555, 65480555

  1. Candidates can obtain the application form by handing over Rs.990/- drawn in favor of “VIT University”, payable at Vellore.
  2. Candidates can also obtain the application form through post by sending a Demand Draft for Rs.990/- drawn in the favor of “VIT University”, Payable at Vellore, with a covering letter addressed to “Director UG Admissions”, VIT University, Vellore -632 014. Candidates must write their name, mobile number and contact address at the back side of the DD.

Syllabus:

All the questions will be mostly covered from the State Board of Higher Secondary Education and the CBSE Syllabus only. Thus, the syllabus for VITEEE 2016 Exam is:

Physics:

The most important topics which must be covered during the preparation are

  1. Laws of motion, work, energy and power
  2. Properties of matter
  3. Electrostatics
  4. Current electricity
  5. Magnetic effects of the Electric current
  6. Semiconductor devices and their applications
  7. Nuclear Physics
  8. Optics
  9. Dual Nature of radiation and atomic physics
  10. Electromagnetic induction and alternating current

Chemistry:

  1. P,d and f Block elements
  2. Coordination chemistry and solid state chemistry
  3. Thermodynamics, Chemical equilibrium and chemical kinetics
  4. Electrochemistry
  5. Atomic structure
  6. Isomerism in organic compounds
  7. Alcohols and ethers
  8. Carbonyl compounds
  9. Carboxylic acids and their derivatives
  10. Organics nitrogen compounds

Mathematics:

  1. Matrices and Determinants and their applications
  2. Analytical Geometry of two dimensions
  3. Complex numbers
  4. Vector algebra
  5. Differential calculus
  6. Probability distributions
  7. Discrete mathematics
  8. Integral calculus and its applications
  9. Differential equations
  10. Analytical geometry of three dimensions

Biology:

  1. Taxonomy
  2. Cell and molecular biology
  3. Reproduction
  4. Genetics and evolution
  5. Plant physiology
  6. Human physiology
  7. Biochemistry
  8. Biotechnology and its applications
  9. Biodiversity, ecology and its environment
  10. Human health and diseases.

English:

  1. Comprehension
  2. English grammar and pronunciation

Pattern:

The pattern for VITEEE 2016 is below:

Physics:

40 questions each carry one mark. Thus, totally 40 marks.

Chemistry:

40 questions each carry one mark. Thus, totally 40 marks.

Mathematics/ Biology:

40 questions each carry one mark. Thus, totally 40 marks

English totally 5 questions each carrying one mark. Thus, total 5 marks.

Thus, totally 125 questions. 125 marks.

All questions are objective type of questions. Each question carries four alternative options among which the student has to choose the correct one. Total duration of the exam is 2 and half hours. There is no negative marking scheme for any wrong attempts.

How to prepare:

Here are the few preparation tips for VITEEE 2016.

  1. Make a schedule before you start preparing for VITEEE 2016 examination. Avoid learning in an unordered manner.
  2. Understand the basic concepts of all important topics.
  3. Developing speed and accuracy is very important to crack VITEEE Thus, sharpen your brains and try to solve your problems before the specified time.
  4. Practice to solve previous year question papers using the stop clock.
  5. Develop your thinking and creative skills.
  6. Do not spend more time on unknown questions. Try to solve known questions at first.
  7. Make short notes like important formulas, equations and keep it handy for last minute preparation.
  8. Clear your concepts by discussing it with your friends and teachers.
  9. Do not stress yourself
  10. Have enough and good sleep.

VITEEE Admit card:

  1. The e-Admit card will be available once the candidate has booked his/her schedule through the Online test booking system.
  2. e-Admit card will contain the details such as e-Admit card number, Photograph of the student, address of the test centre, Test date and time selected by the candidate.
  3. In order to download the e-Admit card the candidate must provide his application number and online test booking password in the official site of VIT.
VITEEE Results:

VITEEE Results are planned to be declared on April 29th, 2016. The results will be calculated on the

basis of Equipercentile Equating method. Exam authorities use this method to find out the ranks of the

students.

To know the results of VITEEE 2016 candidates have to log into the official site of VIT at the time of

result declaration and check it using the Application number and date of birth.

VITEEE Counselling:

VITEEE Counselling will be conducted by the VIT University for the admission to the various VIT

campus and courses. Counselling will be done on the basis of results obtained by the students.

Before appearing to the counselling session, the students have to choose their choice of counselling

centre.