VIT University Vellore Admissions 2017
VIT University or VIT, formerly called Vellore Engineering College, is an Indian institute of higher education and a deemed university under Section 3 of the UGC Act. Founded in 1984, as Vellore Engineering College, by G. Viswanathan, the institution offers 20 undergraduate, 34 postgraduate, four integrated and four research programs. It has campuses in Vellore andChennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
VIT was founded as Vellore Engineering College in July 1984 by Dr. G Viswanathan, a former parliamentarian and minister in the government of Tamil Nadu, with three undergraduate engineering courses — Civil, Mechanical, and Electronics & Communication.
The college was affiliated with Madras University. In 1999 Vellore Engineering College was awarded the ISO 9002 certificate for three years by Det Norske Veritas (DNV) of the Netherlands, making VEC the first educational institute in India to achieve this recognition. In June 2001 the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development conferred VEC as a ‘deemed university’ and the college became VIT University.
VIT provides the right ambiance to stimulate interactive learning with all the required infrastructural facilities like centrally air-conditioned, state of the art building, Spacious, air-conditioned classrooms providing the most conducive environment for dynamic and focused discussions, Wi-Fi environment wherein students are provided with wireless laptops to help them access the world anytime, anywhere, Computer labs providing computing facilities comprising of the latest machines, Well equipped library stocked with latest periodicals, Cafeteria offering nutritious and wholesome food to ensure a well balanced diet and a Recreation and Sports Center to refresh minds during the hectic schedules.
17 hostels are located in VIT campus with Thirteen Men’s Hostels and Four Women’s Hostels. Men’s hostel accommodates 7000 students in single, two and three bedded, four bedded and six bedded rooms. A gym facility is also attached with well maintained swimming pool. The Women’s Hostels have room for 3200 students. Women students have access to gym facilities and a newly built swimming pool inside one of these hostel premises. Individual metering service for those who want air-conditioning facilities is also provided. Optional washing services are provided in well maintained separate washing areas.
The classrooms at VIT creates an atmosphere that is conducive to learning for knowledge that the students possess.The classrooms have all the modern facilities with all the latest teaching aids available at the air-conditioned rooms, including LCD projectors, sound systems, OHP devices, adequate chairs, tables, TV sets, and Over-head projectors. The classrooms are also spacious, well lighted & well ventilated.
The college library is centrally air-conditioned, modern & digitalized library having Computerized Library Management System with International Collection of over 22,505 books under 3000 titles. It also subscribes to national and international Journals and magazines. There is a Audio-visual Library Section, Career Guidance Section and Xerox facility. Library is well-stocked of over 2,000 books. The college has Library cum reading room, well equipped with periodicals, text books, study material, major dailies and popular magazines for both students and faculty.
Computer Labs are equipped with adequate number of computers to enable the students to practice comfortably. The computer lab is designed to enhance students learning system and to perform basic and applied research in the area of communication which is developed for future oriented information & communication technology. The Institute has a State-of-the-art Computer Lab with all systems of latest configuration including printers, scanners & multimedia devices. It has 24 hour broadband Internet connectivity and a host of other required softwares for students.
NAAC Grade: A
- Biomedical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering (specialization in Energy Engineering)
- Mechanical Engineering (specialization in Chemical Process Engineering)
- Mechanical with specialization in Automotive Engineering (jointly with ARAI, Pune)
- Production & Industrial Engineering
- Computer Science and Engineering
- Computer Science and Engineering (Specialization in Bioinformatics)
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
- Information Technology
- Electronics and Communication Engineering
Why Join VIT University Vellore
- xcellent placement record with students getting placement in top companies
- Ranked 13th among ‘Top 100 Engineering Institutes for Research and Teaching’ in India by National Institutional Ranking Framework (MHRD) in 2016
- Scholarships for meritorious students based on rank obtained in the qualifying examination
- Recognized as deemed university by UGC
- Grade ‘A’ accreditation by NAAC
- ABET accredited for B.Tech in Biomedical, CE, CSE, EEE, ECE, E&I, IT, ME, ME (Automotive) and ME (Energy)
- Accredited by TCS, Wipro, Ericsson and Cognizant for academic collaboration and placements
- MOUs with foreign universities and Indian agencies for international transfer programs, student-faculty exchange, academics and joint research
- Participates in research projects sponsored by bodies like ISRO, Ministry of Defence, Atomic Energy Regulation Board etc.
- Membership with professional societies like IEEE, ISTE, etc. for multiple active chapters to students engrossed in engaging activities help them build an effective network
- Fully flexible credit system
- Conducts project and research based learning
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VIT University has been consistently setting records of campus placements amongst private institutions in India. Producing graduates who are well equipped to handle the working norms of the industry and commerce in the public and the private sectors has been the primary aim of the university.
We have over 400 recruiters from Core Engineering and Software companies who visit each year
Here’s a quick glimpse of our top IT recruiters over the years
-Accenture(1492), Cognizant(803) and Wipro(1308)
-Accenture(1688), Cognizant(1084) and Wipro(1162)
-Accenture(1324), Cognizant(1911), Infosys(1452) & Wipro(1141)
3.Eligibility Criteria- 60% in X, XII, UG and PG as applicable – No Current Arrears/ No History of arrears – Academic gap
Admission in VIT University is conducted on a merit basis through an online entrance exam. VIT organises its own entrance exam, called the Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE). It is conducted every year in the month of April and May. In 2015 over two lakh students appeared for the entrance examination. The exam has been conducted online since 2013. VITEEE 2017 was conducted from April 6 to April 17 in three sessions.Admissions to postgraduate courses is done through the separate VITMEE test held in the first week of June every year.
The Admissions will be purely on the basis of marks secured in VITEEE2017,conducted by the VIT university.
The candidates who have are not appeared for the VITEEE are not eligible for the admissions.
The candidates will be shortlisted based on the entrance exams marks and will be called for VITEEE counseling.
VIT University Vellore Entrance Exam
About the Exam:
The Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination is known as VITEEE. VITEEE 2017 will be held in April 2017 for granting admissions to various undergraduate engineering programmes in its two campuses, Chennai and Vellore. VIT University will conduct VIT Engineering Entrance Exam (VITEEE) 2017. There are nearly 5,000 B.Tech seats for which around two lakh candidates register and appear every year.
- Applicants should have secured an aggregate of 60 % in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology in the qualifying examination (+2/Intermediate)
- The average marks obtained in the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biology (PCM / PCB) in +2 (or its equivalent) put together should be 50 per cent for the SC/ST and North Eastern State
- Applicants who have studied in regular, full time and formal education are also eligible to apply
- ‘NIOS’ candidates are eligible to appear for the VITEEE-2017
- The Applicants whose date of birth falls on or after 1st July 1995 are eligible to apply for VITEEE-2017.
|VITEEE Application Form availability||November 2016 onwards|
|Last date for issue/receipt of application forms||March , 2017|
|Last date for editing submitted online application form||March , 2017|
|CBT Slot Booking||3rd week of March, 2017|
|Admit card download||3rd week of March, 2017|
|VIT Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE 2016)||· April 2017|
|Entrance exam result||April , 2017 (tentative)|
|Counselling||2nd & 3rd week of May, 2017|
How to Apply:
VITEEE 2017 Application Form (online and offline) will be available from November, 2016 onwards. All the correspondence including centre booking and issue of e-admit card details will be through email only. So, the applicants must get ready with valid email id and mobile number for contact.
VITEEE 2017 Application Fees
Online Application Form fee – 960 /-
Offline Application Fee – 990/-
Offline Application Form will be available in selected Head Post Offices.
Mode of Payment – Internet Banking facility through Net banking / Debit card / Credit card / and Demand Draft Mode
VITEEE 2017 Exam Pattern is given below –
|Sections||Total number of questions||Marks per question||Total marks|
|Mathematics / Biology||40||1||40|
All questions will be of objective type and as per the exam pattern. Each question will be followed by 4 alternative answers. There will be no negative marking. The Duration of the exam is – 2.30 hours.
VITEEE 2017 Syllabus will be mostly from the State Board of Higher Secondary Education and the CBSE syllabus only. VITEEE 2017 Syllabus for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics will be available at VITEEE official website.
VITEEE 2017 Exam Centres / Test Centres in India
|S.No||VITEEE Exam Centres 2017 in Indian States|
|1.||Andaman and Nicobar Island|
|17.||Jammu & Kashmir|
VITEEE Exam Centres 2017 Abroad
|SL. No||Entrance Test City|
VITEEE 2017 Result:
VITEEE 2017 Result will be announced in April 2017 (tentative). VIT University will declare its result using Equipercentile Equating Method. To know VITEEE 2017 Result, candidates should have to log in using their VITEEE 2017 Application Number and Date of Birth.
VITEEE 2017 Counselling:
VITEEE 2017 Counselling for admissions to campuses of VIT University will be held tentatively in second and third week of May, 2017. Candidates will be short-listed based on their VITEEE 2017 marks and will be called for the counselling.
VITEEE 2017 Admit Card:
VITEEE 2017 Admit Card/ Hall Ticket will be downloaded through the Online Test Booking System (OTBS). It will be auto-generated for only those candidates, who book a slot using the Online Test Booking system before the last date.
VIT University, Vellore
Vellore, Tamil Nadu
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