VIT – Vellore Institute of Technology
VIT is among the top reputed colleges for engineering and other degree courses. The institution currently offers 36 Undergraduate, 31 Post graduate, 4 Integrated and 3 Research Programmes. VIT is also rated ‘A’ Grade by NAAC. It is also accredited by some of the top MNC companies as such TCS, Wipro and Cognizant for academic collaboration and placements.
Location & Environment
VIT Vellore currently accounts for about 360-acres of eco-friendly campus with over 50.83 lakh sq.ft. built-up space at Vellore. It also has its second campus of 170 acre eco-friendly second campus at Chennai. Over 35,000 students, with nearly 1/3rd of them women.
VIT also has its institutes at VIT-Bhopal and VIT-AP.
It was established under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission (UGC) Act, 1956. It was founded in 1984 as a self-financing institution called the Vellore Engineering College. The Union Ministry of Human Resources Development conferred University status on Vellore Engineering College in 2001. The University is headed by its founder and Chancellor, Dr. G. Viswanathan, a former Parliamentarian and Minister in the Tamil Nadu Government. In recognition of his service to India in offering world class education, he was conferred an honorary doctorate by the West Virginia University, USA. Sankar Viswanathan, Sekar Viswanathan and G.V. Selvam are the Vice-Presidents; Dr. Anand A. Samuel is the Vice-Chancellor and Dr. V. Raju and Dr. S. Narayanan are the Pro-Vice-Chancellors.
Courses and Programs Offered
The institution currently offers 36 Undergraduate, 31 Post graduate, 4 Integrated and 3 Research Programmes.
Vellore Institute offers the following under graduate courses:
B.Tech – Biotechnology
B.Tech – Civil Engineering
B.Tech – Chemical Engineering
B.Tech – Computer Science and Engineering
B.Tech – Computer Science and Engg (Spec. in Bioinformatics)
B.Tech – Computer Science and Engineering with Specialization in Information Security
B.Tech – Electronics and Communication Engineering
B.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering with Spec. in IoT and Sensor
B.Tech – Electrical and Electronics Engineering
B.Tech – Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
B.Tech – Electronics and Communication with spl. In Biomedical Engineering
B.Tech – Electronics and Communication with spl. In Sensors & Wearable Technology
B.Tech – Information Technology
B.Tech – Mechanical Engineering
B.Tech – Mechanical ( Spec. in Automotive Engineering )
B.Tech – Mechanical ( Spec. in Energy Engineering )
B.Tech – Production and Industrial Engineering
B.Des. Industrial Design
VIT School of Planning and Architecture(V SPARC)
B.C.A. (Bachelor of Computer Applications)
B.Sc (Multimedia & Animation)
B.Sc. Computer Science
BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration)
Bachelor of Catering and Hotel Management
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture – 4 years
B.A. Journalism and Mass Communication
VIT conducts VITEEE, an computer based Engineering Entrance Exam for admissions to the under graduate courses. The application forms usually for VITEEE is available from Novemeber to February every year.
To apply for VITEEE 2018: Click here
You can find the fees structure for the under graduate courses at: http://www.vit.ac.in/admissions/ug/feeStructure
College Contact Details
Vellore – 632014
Tamil Nadu, India