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Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai Chennai , Tamil Nadu

 ESTD 1992
 Private University
 NAAC Rating - A

About Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai

Vellore Institute of Technology, commonly referred to as VIT University, Chennai was established in the academic year of 1984. It is a Deemed University recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and approved by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), the Government of India. The institute has been approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and accredited with Grade ‘A' by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The main purpose of the institute is to provide quality in teaching, learning and research that makes it different from other institutes.

The infrastructure of the institute is spread over an area of 177 acres. Being a proficient institute in all the relatable aspects, it provides all the basic amenities to its students. Basic facilities such as Boys' and Girls' hostel, Gym, Library, Sports, Cafeteria, Auditorium, Medical, IT Infrastructure, Transport, Convenience Store, Guest Room, and Bank facilities are provided to the students.

 The infrastructure of the institute is surrounded by scenic beauty and is usually referred to as green campus. The classrooms are quite spacious and can accommodate many students. The rooms are well furnished and properly ventilated. The laboratories have been modern day equipment that is being utilized in research. The lecture rooms are virtual schools with projector facilities. One of the excellent aspects of the institute is its library, that consists of numerous books of segment generation, literature, language etc. The institute has another digital library with digital subscriptions. The institute has an in-house clinical center that provides a useful resource and a fundamental remedy.

The faculty members of the institute are well qualified and highly educated. Most of the faculty members are experienced in their respective fields. The course curriculum of the university is for individuals' development. More than half of the members have doctorate degrees. Teaching quality is quite good, and the faculty members use various teaching techniques with the help of latest technologies.

VIT Chennai Courses include programs at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Besides, the university also offers a program at the Doctorate level. These programs are offered under several specializations, thus giving students a pool of options to choose from. The candidates are required to fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria defined by the university. Admission to these programs depends on candidates' performance in the last qualifying examination or the entrance examinations conducted at different levels.

VIT Chennai Admissions include filling of application form available on the university's official website and passing the respective entrance examination. Candidates seeking admission to VIT Chennai must ensure that they meet the requirements set by the university.

  • For admission to the undergraduate program, the candidates must qualify VITEEE/LSAT/CLAT examination conducted for different programs.
  • For admission to the postgraduate programs, the candidates must hold a valid score in VITMEE/GATE/CAT/MAT/XAT/GMAT/NMAT or CMAT for respective programs.
  • In some cases, the candidates are shortlisted based on merit list prepared as per candidates' performance in the last qualifying examination.

The placement cell of the university is known as PAT center. It plays a vital role in creating admirable placement records for the university. The candidates are shortlisted based on their academic performance. The highest salary package offered at the campus has reached up to 10 LPA and the average one remains to be at 3 LPA.

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6 months ago

Tripti B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 4/5

The course was biotechnology and the college environment is good and it is a private college but they have maintained the pattern and standards of great institutions like IIT'S & Annamalai University and the placements are very good and the maximum package is not that much good like 7 to 8 lacs but
Admission

Admission Criteria: There are entrance examinations of the college but the level of cut off marks is high but the question is easy there.

10 months ago

Kopparapu Trinath Raja B.Tech / B.E.  Student

my college 4/5

our college has lots of opportunities for those who have interest towards their field apart of studies there are many facilities you can grow up your communication skills and good faculty who supports you and its a beautiful greenary campus ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

good and average package is nearly 6 lakhs
1 year ago

Gayathri Reddy B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best place to study and develop all your skills and grow. 5/5

You can join this college as it one of the best engineering colleges in India, some of the specialization like computer science is good, has nice placement, I gave VITEE entrance exam to get admission here, placements are good here. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

4 months ago

Manohar Raj B.Tech / B.E.1  Student

Great college.VIT Chennai has seen vast improvement in the last few years 5/5

Despite it being a new campus, it in par with VIT Vellore. In terms of infrastructure its obviously smaller. However, I don't think infrastructure has anything to do with education. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

3 years ago

Rohan Uppal B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 4/5

It's amazing. The faculty, the crowd is good. I have good bonding with our teachers. They help alot and are friendly. The campus is very big with all facilities.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
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4 months ago

Manohar Raj B.Tech / B.E.1  Student

Great college.VIT Chennai has seen vast improvement in the last few years 5/5

Despite it being a new campus, it in par with VIT Vellore. In terms of infrastructure its obviously smaller. However, I don't think infrastructure has anything to do with education. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 5/5

6 months ago

Tripti B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 4/5

The course was biotechnology and the college environment is good and it is a private college but they have maintained the pattern and standards of great institutions like IIT'S & Annamalai University and the placements are very good and the maximum package is not that much good like 7 to 8 lacs but
Admission

Admission Criteria: There are entrance examinations of the college but the level of cut off marks is high but the question is easy there.

9 months ago

D JOHN ARTHUR SAMUEL M.Tech / M.E.10  Student

Overview 4/5

Students are free to attend classes and to choose their guide. Moreover, they give the opportunity and freedom to shine in one's stream.  ...Read Full Review
10 months ago

Kopparapu Trinath Raja B.Tech / B.E.  Student

my college 4/5

our college has lots of opportunities for those who have interest towards their field apart of studies there are many facilities you can grow up your communication skills and good faculty who supports you and its a beautiful greenary campus ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

good and average package is nearly 6 lakhs
12 months ago

Srajaysikhar B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 5/5

Excellent infrastructure and good teaching method and freedom to choose teachers.  ...Read Full Review
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3 years ago

Rohan Uppal B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 4/5

It's amazing. The faculty, the crowd is good. I have good bonding with our teachers. They help alot and are friendly. The campus is very big with all facilities.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
3 years ago

Anonymous  Student

Overview 5/5

Outstanding college atmosphere combined with excellent connectivity from all over India ...Read Full Review
1 year ago

Gayathri Reddy B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best place to study and develop all your skills and grow. 5/5

You can join this college as it one of the best engineering colleges in India, some of the specialization like computer science is good, has nice placement, I gave VITEE entrance exam to get admission here, placements are good here. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

6 months ago

Tripti B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 4/5

The course was biotechnology and the college environment is good and it is a private college but they have maintained the pattern and standards of great institutions like IIT'S & Annamalai University and the placements are very good and the maximum package is not that much good like 7 to 8 lacs but
Admission

Admission Criteria: There are entrance examinations of the college but the level of cut off marks is high but the question is easy there.

1 year ago

Alla Vishnu Vardhan Reddy B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 1/5

A place to learn and a platform to grow in present world ...Read Full Review

Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai Admission

The admission procedure of VIT Chennai can be completed online by visiting the official website of the university. Candidates seeking admission can fill the application form available on the online portal to get themselves registered. VIT Chennai Courses include programs offered at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. The university also offers a program at the Doctorate level.

Candidates seeking admission to any of the programs offered by the university are required to fulfill the minimum educational qualification defined by the university.

Minimum Educational Qualification

Candidates seeking admission at different levels must meet the following mentioned requirements.

For Undergraduate programs

  • For admission to B. Tech, the candidates must have passed senior secondary school with PCM/B securing at least 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized board.
  • For admission to BA LLB and BBA LLB, the candidates must have secured at least 60% marks in aggregate in SSC.

For Postgraduate programs

  • Candidates seeking admission to M. Tech must hold a bachelor's degree in the relevant field securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.
  • For integrated M. Tech, the candidates must hold 70% marks in aggregate.
  • For admission to M. Tech by research, the candidates must hold a master's degree in engineering or M. Sc securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.
  • For admission to MCA, the candidates must have passed B. Sc in the relevant field or BCA with Mathematics in SSC or graduation securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.
  • Candidates seeking admission to MBA must have graduated with 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.

For Ph.D. and M. Phil

  • For admission to M. Phil, the candidates must hold a master's degree in the relevant field securing at least 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.
  • For admission to Ph.D., the candidates must possess a master's degree in the relevant field securing at least 55% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.

Admission to B. Tech, BA LLB, and BBA LLB at VIT Chennai

The university offers B. Tech program at the undergraduate level. The program is offered under various specializations to choose from. Interested candidates can go through the brochure of the university for selection of field.

  • For admission to B. Tech, marks obtained by the candidates in VITEEE examination are observed. Candidates are then advised to appear for the counseling procedure held at the campus.
  • Admission to BA LLB and BBA LLB is done based on the marks obtained in CLAT or LSAT followed by group discussion and personal interview rounds.

Admission to M. Tech, Integrated M. Tech, M. Tech by Research, MBA, MCA at VIT Chennai

VIT Chennai offer programs like M. Tech, M. Tech by Research and MBA at the postgraduate level and these programs are offered under several specializations.

  • For admission to M. Tech, the candidates are shortlisted based on their marks in VITMEE or GATE examinations.
  • Admission to Integrated M. Tech is done based on candidates' performance in the last qualifying examination.
  • Admission to M. Tech by research and MCA is based on candidates' performance in VITMEE followed by personal interview round.
  • For admission to MBA, the candidates must hold a valid score in CAT/MAT/XAT/GMAT/NMAT or CMAT followed by essay writing and personal interview round.

Admission Ph.D. and M. Phil at VIT Chennai

  • For admission to Ph.D., the candidates are shortlisted based on their valid sore in VITREE exam followed by merit in the qualifying examination, research output, and personal interview.
  • For admission to M. Phil, merit in the last qualifying examination and score in VITREE and interview are considered.

Placement

Highest and average package for B.Tech / B.E.

  HIGHEST
30 L
  AVERAGE
5.7 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
5 L
Kopparapu Trinath Raja B.Tech / B.E.10 months ago
good and average package is nearly 6 lakhs ...Read Full Review

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Faculty

191 PHD faculty

     286 faculty

Dr.Geetha S
Position: Professor
Dr.Jagadeesh Kannan R
Position: Professor
Dr.Vaidehi vijayakumar
Position: Sr.Professor
Dr.Vijayakumar V
Position: Associate Dean and Professor
Dr.Subbulakshmi T
Position: Associate Dean and Professor
Manohar Raj B.Tech / B.E.14 months ago
Most of them have done Ph.D. Not all are good. The same holds good for any other institute ...Read Full Review
Gayathri Reddy B.Tech / B.E.1 year ago
The teachers are very supportive and experienced. ...Read Full Review

Scholarship

Merit based Scholarships

The institute provides scholarships to students on the basis of the performance in the entrance exam.

Eligibility

Scholarship

Central and State Board Toppers

100% on Tuition Fees (for all 4 years)

1 to 50 Rank Holder in VITEEE 

75% on Tuition Fees (for all 4 years)

51 to 100 Rank Holder in VITEEE 

50% on Tuition Fees (for all 4 years)

101 to 1000 Rank Holder in VITEEE 

25% on Tuition Fees (for all 4 years)

Location & Contact Info

Address
Vandalur - Kelambakkam Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600127

Facilities Available

Library      
The institute has a library in the campus with 47664 volumes of books, 616 back volumes, 13316 journals etc.
Computer Lab      
The institute has a computer lab on the campus with latest computer machines, software, and internet facility etc.
Auditorium      
The institute has a spacious auditorium in the campus with the seating capacity of 400 people at a time.
Gym      
The institute has a gym on the campus with modern machines and tools like treadmill, dumbbells etc.
Lab      
The institute has a well-equipped lab in the campus with latest equipment and tools.
Medical      
The institute has a medical facility in the campus for both student and staff.
Cafeteria      
The institute has a cafeteria in the campus in which they are providing healthy and nutritious food to both student and staff at reasonable prices.
Hostel      
The institute has hostel facilities in the campus for both boys and girls in which they are providing well-furnished rooms with all the necessary amenities.

Recruiters

97 Companies

Placement Officer
Mr. V. Samuel Rajkumar
 0416 - 2202846
  dydirector.pat@vit.ac.in

Awards

Estrades Awards, 2017

VIT Chennai has been awarded 'Best Private University of the Year' Award under university category.

BBC Knowledge, 2017

VIT Chennai has been awarded 'Education Leadership Award' in the year 2017 by BBC.

FICCI, 2016

VIT Chennai has been awarded Best ‘University of the Year’ 2016 (30 years) under university category by FICCI.

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