Vellore Institute Of Technology (VIT UNIVERSITY) Vellore

Tamil Nadu

Found in the year 1984 under G.Viswanathan, Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) is a private university which is located towards the outskirts of Vellore in Tamil Nadu with Vellore-Katapadi junction being the nearest railway station and Chennai being the nearest airport.

Affiliated by UGC, VIT with 20 undergraduate, 34 postgraduate, 4 integrated MS courses and 4 doctoral courses has been ranked 801-1000 by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings and 271-280 by the QS World University Rankings both in the year 2018.

They provide 15 schools of study namely SAS,V-PARC, SBST, SCALE, SCOPE, SELECT, SENSE, SITE, SMEC,SSL,DPE,VIT-BS,VIT-LS, providing higher education opportunities in hotel management and fashion.

Their main campus is located in Vellore with a land space of 250 acres, divided by the Chennai-Bangalore railway line and two other campuses at Andhra Pradesh known as Amaravati and the Bhopal campus.

Placement faculty offers opportunity mainly to the CSE and ECE departments.

Application and Admission Procedure

How to apply

The VIT university offers Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral programmes on a number of levels: B.Tech, LLB, B.Arch, B.C.A, B. Sc, B.A.; M.Tech, M.Sc, M.B.A.; M.Phil, M.Tech research and Ph.D, in different streams of Engineering, Architecture, Computers studies, Hospitality, Management etc.

The application can be made through both online and offline methods:

Online method: Students can fill the online application form available on the website. The payment can be made after the application is duly filled with attachment of scanned passport sized photograph through net banking options.

Offline method: Forms are available at different VIT campuses and post offices at a rate of Rs 1200. A DD can be made too in the name of VIT University .After filling in the essentials, candidates must paste their passport sized photograph and keep a photocopy of the form for safekeeping.

Documents to be submitted are as follows:

  • VITTEE admit card ( for B.Tech students )
  • NATA score card ( for B.Arch students )
  • Photocopy of Matriculation certificate ( proof of DOB )
  • Transfer certificate
  • Migration certificate
  • Community certificate ( For SC/ST candidates )
  • Nativity certificate
  • Student profile
  • Affidavits by students and parents
  • Hostel affidavits ( if availed )
  • Physical fitness certificate
  • Four coloured passport sized photographs

Admission procedure

For most of the Undergraduate courses students must have a percentage ranging from 40-70% depending on the course selected. For admission into Postgraduate programmes students must have a minimum percentage of 60% in the relevant graduation degree. For P.hD the requirement is 60% marks in masters.

The B.Tech exam has a special criteria of added entrance exam scores, the university’s personal entrance exam called VITEEE is required.

For the B.Arch courses score in the National Aptitude Test in Architecture ( NATA) is prioritized.

Hostel and Facilities


The institute provides hostel facilities for both boys and girls. There are about 28 hostels providing accommodation to 4,300 students all together. The institute provides single seater room, double seater rooms, four seater rooms and six seater rooms provided in AC and no-AC forms.

The hostel is fully Wifi enabled and has common room, TV room, etc. Certain other provision given at the hostel are as follows-

  • 24 hours fresh water and electricity supply
  • Health care facilities provided round the clock
  • Sports facilities provided
  • Gym provided


The institute provides amenities such as scholarship for meritorious students and student with low family income. The college also provides campus placements in leading brands such as Amazon, Idea, etc.

The institute also has a central library, swimming pool, smart classrooms, well equipped labs, etc.

Certain other facilities provided are as follows-

  • Banking and ATM facilities
  • Cafeteria and canteen provided
  • Transport facilities provided
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About Vellore Institute Of Technology (VIT UNIVERSITY) Vellore

Affiliated to Vellore Institute Of Technology
Establishment year 1984
Aid Status Deemed University-Private

Hostel and Facilities

Total Hostel Capacity

Vellore Institute Of Technology (VIT UNIVERSITY) Vellore Hostel

Hostel Accomodation: Yes
Total Hostel Capacity 17446
Total Students Residing at Hostels 528
Total Number of Boys Hostels 14
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Boys Hostel(Average Area per Bed)
Total Number of Girls Hostels 6
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Popularity Rank (based on average rank of admitted students): 121

Contact Number and Address


Near Katpadi Road, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632014, India

City Vellore
District Vellore
State Tamil Nadu
Pin code 632014
Phone +91 416 330 5555
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Fee Structure


Stream Fees Structure for one year

Placement at Vellore Institute Of Technology (VIT UNIVERSITY) Vellore

Courses Offered at Vellore Institute Of Technology (VIT UNIVERSITY) Vellore

  • INTEGRATED M.SC. Integrated Master Of Science (Bio- Technology)

    Course Level
    5 Years
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Course Exam Category Cutoff Year
MBA MAT General 600 Marks 2017


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Student Reviews

  • btech Student


    The best [part about is the course structure. It is very well structured and post compltetion students get a lot of benefit during the placemenyt season. It provides the required technical as well as theoretical knowledge.

    Entrance Exam

    The candidates can get the admission on either JEE Mains Marks or VITEEE. Students who have performed very well can also get scholarships. In the counseling you will be allotted your branch as per your score.


    For course students have to pay around Rs 1.2 lakhs every year. This amount is similar to other colleges. Meritorious students can also get scholarship up to 50% of the fee and 100% of hostel fee. The university also offers some waiver in case the students pays the fee in advance.


    Top recruiting companies are TCS, Wipro, IBM, JLR etc. The placement is great for CS and IT branch students and but it is pretty bad for students from mechanical and civil branch. The number of companies during the placement season is far more in case of CS brach as compared to others.

    Hostel and Facilities

    The hostel is provided on sharing basis where 3 students need to share 1 room. Ac aswell as Non Ac rooms are available. The rooms have all the basic facility. The hostel also has a gym and swimming pool.


    Though there is no alumni meet but alumins visit the campus regularly and students can interact with them. They can also connet with them on social media platforms.


    Most of the faculties are very qualifies and have past teaching experience from IIT and NIT. They also have the required industry experience and have worked in top corporate companies. Most of them have done PhD.

    Campus Life

    There are various societies like Dept. of Theatre, Music n Dance, literary club etc., That gives the students good exposure to extra curricular activities like acting dance music debates etc. The college is extremely tolerant towards all the groups without discrimination on caste race religion etc.



    The college does not provide internship within the campus. However the last sem in all the courses is dedicated for the students to do internship in their respective fields outside the campus in recognised organisations like ONGC IOC DRDO and other companies like TATA Infosys TCS JLR etc.

    Loans and Scholarships

    Scholarships are provided at the time of admission for meritorious students in the form of discount inthe fees. It ranges from 25% to 100% off in the hostel or bus fees or ₹50000 in the college fees oer year based on marks scored in board exams. Loan facilities are provided by all nationalised banks and the college will provide the necessary documents for the same.

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