VIT Vellore 2020: Admission, Fee, Courses & More!

VIT Vellore

Vellore Institute of Technology is popularly known as VIT Vellore was established under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission (UGC) Act, 1956,  in 1984. VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis. It has campuses in Vellore, Chennai, Bhopal, Amravati and Andhra Pradesh.

VIT Vellore was conferred a University status by the Union Ministry of Human Resources Development on Vellore Engineering College in 2001. Since then the college has become one of the top-ranking universities in India. VIT University is a family of more than 24,000 students and more than 1400 faculties across all the campus, offering a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in Engineering, Management, Science and Humanities.

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Latest Update: In this acadmic year conducting VITEEE-2020 in various cities with rising infections has become risky and dangerous. To keep the student and parent community safe, VITEEE-2020 stands cancelled. The admission will be based on 10+2 / Pre-University marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/ Biology.

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[Page Index]
1. Useful Resources
2. College Summary
3. Courses Offered
4. Admission Procedure
5. Eligibility Criteria
6. Fee Structure
7. Sholarship
8. Placement Details
9. VIT Vellore Cutoff
10. Ranking & Reputation
11. Contact Details
12. Freqently Asked Question

Useful Resources

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Vellore Institute of Technology

College Summary

Before we go to complete college review, let us have a look at the major details of the Vellore Institute of Technology.

University NameVellore Institute of Technology
Popular NameVIT Vellore
Institute TypePrivate
LocationVellore, Tamil Nadu
Year of Establishment1984
Approved byUGC (University Grants Commission)
Courses OfferedVarious UG, PG and PhD Courses
Hostel FacilitiesYes
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CategoryTop University in India

Affiliations, Recognition, and other Achievement

  • Affiliated By: UGC
  • Approved By: MHRD
  • Aid Status: Private


  • ATM, Auditorium
  • Canteen, Classrooms
  • Laboratories, Library
  • Media Centre, Placement Cell
  • Sports Facilities, Hostel
  • Transportation Facility
  • Health and Care
  • Swimming Pool, Guest House
  • Conference Hall and much more…

Courses Offered

VIT University is providing various courses with several departments with Undergraduate, postgraduates and PhD courses you can check the complete list of courses and eligibility criteria. You can also download the list of courses offered with eligibility criteria.

UG Courses

B.Tech – Biotechnology4 years
B.Tech – Chemical Engineering4 years
B.Tech – Civil Engineering4 years
B.Tech – Computer Science and Engineering4 years
B.Tech – Information Technology4 years
B.Tech – Mechanical Engineering4 years
B.Des. Industrial Design4 years
Bachelor of Architecture Programme5 years
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture4 years
B.Sc Computer Science3 years
B.B.A (Bachelor of Business Administration)3 years
B.Com (Bachelor of Commerce)3 years
B.C.A (Bachelor of Computer Applications)3 years

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PG Courses

M.Tech – Automotive Engineering2 years
M.Tech. Biomedical Engineering2 years
M.Tech. Biotechnology2 years
M.Tech CAD / CAM2 years
M.Tech. Communication Engineering2 years
M.Des. (Industrial Design)2 years
M.C.A. (Master of Computer Applications)2 years
MBA (Master of Business Administration)2 years
M.Sc Applied MicroBiology2 years
M.Sc Biomedical Genetics2 years
M.Sc Biotechnology2 years
Ph.D – Internal Full Time only3 years

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Admission Procedure

Below we have mentioned admission procedure of Vellore Institute of Technology, you can check the complete details about admission procedure, how to fill the application form info, entrance exam details and other some important details.

ParticularsAdmission Procedure
B. Tech Admission in B. Tech courses candidates has to clear the university entrance exam which is VITEEE-2020 and also full fill the eligibility criteria. For filling the online application form of VITEEE-2020 Click Here.
B. DesAdmission in B. Des course candidates can fill the form at the official website of VIT through Netbanking/ Debit card/ Credit card / Paytm mode and also full fill the eligibility criteria of particular courses. Candidates must have a valid score in UCEED entrance exam
B. ArchCandidates should have appeared for NATA architecture test and must have secured an impressive score in each component of the test.
Other UG Courses AdmissionAdmission in other courses candidates can apply online at through Netbanking/ Debit card/ Credit card / Paytm mode and also full fill the eligibility criteria of particular courses.
MBA CoursesAdmission in MBA Program candidates should have clear the anyone of the tests- CAT/XAT/MAT/NMAT/GMAT/CMAT/ATMA and the scores should be made available to the admissions offices before the last date of application.
M.DesAdmission in M.Des courses candidates should have clear the CEED (Common Entrance Examination For Design) is mandatory and also full the eligibility criteria.
Research Admissions-PhDApplications will be invited by open advertisement in all leading news papers / local announcement for all categories of candidates mentioned in section 2. Doctoral candidates should take VITREE (VIT Research Entrance Examination) choosing a field of their specialization. Selected candidates will be called for a personal interview conducted at the campus where the admission is sought.
Research Admissions-Integrated Ph.DApplications will be invited by open advertisement in all leading newspapers/ local announcement for all categories. Out of the applications received, the Schools/Centers will short-list the candidates to be called for written test and interview to be conducted at the Institute on a pre-announced date. Selection will be based on the overall merit index of the candidate which will be arrived at by taking into account the candidate’s performance in the previous university examinations at Bachelor’s and Master’s level and the performance in the written test and / the interview.
International AdmissionsFor NRI/Foreign candidates admissions check the complete info by clicking here

Application Form Fee

CoursesApplication Fee
B. Des1200/-
B. Arch1300/-
B. Sc. Agriculture600/-
Other UG Courses500/-
Integrated M. Tech Programmes850/-
Integrated M.Sc.500/-
M. Tech1200/-
M. Sc1200/-

Eligibility Criteria

  • UG Courses: Student must pass the 12th or Its equivalent examination from a recognised board. 
  • PG Courses: Student must pass the graduation or Its equivalent examination from a recognised Board/University/College. 
  • PhD programmes: Student must pass Post graduation or M.Phil recognised University. 

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Fee Structure

Here in this section, you can get the Vellore Institute of Technology fee structure you can check the complete details about VIT Vellore Fee Structure of Vellore campus. let’s check some courses fees and you can check the complete courses fee structure by follow this link.

CoursesTuition Fee
B.Tech. Programme (Group-A)1,73,000/-
B.Arch. Programme2,85,000
B.Des (Industrial Design)1,73,000
B.Sc. (Computer Science)55,000
B.Sc. (Multimedia and Animation)97,000
B.Sc. (Catering and Hotel Management)75,000
Integrated Courses1st Category Fee
Integrated M.Tech. Programs96,000/-
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture (4 years)96,000

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The scholarships recognize the merit and talent of students. Students may apply for the Scholarships at the beginning of the academic year. College may offer a scholarship to a deserving candidate under the following categories.

  • College / University Merit Scholarships.
  • Students belonging to the economically weaker sections may ask for fee concession (*depends on the college administrations).
  • Merit cum means based scholarships are also awarded by the college to deserving students.
  • Merit & National Scholarships for brilliant students under Central & State Govt.

NOTE: Apart from above mentioned scholarship scheme you can alos check these scholarship.

ScholarshipLinks Here
Central Scholarship in IndiaClick Here
Top Scholarship in IndiaClick Here
Tamil Nadu Scholarship in IndiaClick Here

Apart from these scholarship schemes, one can also apply for various educational loan offered by banks in India. You may also check these popular educational loans.

Banks of IndiaLinks Here
State Bank of IndiaClick Here
HDFC BankClick Here
Punjab National BankClick Here
Axis BankClick Here
ICICI BankClick Here

Placement Details

VIT Vellore has always been very proactive in placing the students into the profiles of their preference. The institute has a well-organized placement team headed by some of the brilliant Minds in of the Business. On an average, over 1630+ Dream Offers, 650+ Super Dream Offers 900+ Dream & Super Dream Internship offers, 1306+ Regular Offers, 7000+ Over all Offers and Limca Book of Records for the 8th time for unbeatable placement records. VIT University has been consistently been setting records and breaking them over the past several years. The latest was Highest CTC: 41.6 Lakhs per annum.

Placement Status

VIT Vellore

Top Recruiters

Some of the Major Companies that Visit VIT Vellore University is as followed.

Intel, eBay, Amazon, Dell, GE Texas Instruments
Schneider Electric, DE Shaw & Co Hitachi, HP, PayPal
L&T, Dr Reddy’s, Bosch, Deloitte Morgan Stanley
Ashok Leyland, Honda, Ford Global Analytics
Cognizant, Accenture Wipro, Tata Motors
Google, TCS Infosys etc.

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VIT Vellore Cutoff

Courses (Engineering) Closing Rank (2017)
Computer Science7000
Electronics and Communication14500
Electrical and Electronics15500
Mechanical (spec. in Automotive Engg.)12300
Mechanical (spec. in Energy Engg.)20000
Information Technology12000
Computer Science (Specialization in Bioinformatics)13500
Electronics and Instrumentation18500
Production and Industrial50000
Chemical Engineering 19500
ECE (Spec.Internet of Things and Sensor) 14800
Comp.Science Engg. ( Information Security) 7500

Ranking & Reputation

University NameVIT Vellore
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Contact Details

Vellore Institute of Technology Vellore
(VIT Vellore)
Vellore Campus, Vellore – 632 014
Tamilnadu, India
Phone: 0416 – 2243091
Official Website:

Frequently Asked Question (FAQ’s)

Q. Is the fee Structure of VIT Vellore high?

A. Fee Structure of VIT Vellore is very high as compared to GFTI but it is similar to other private deemed university like Amity, Thapar, LNMIT, Manipal, SRM etc.

Q. Can I join VIT without clear VITEEE?

A. No. it is impossible to get into VIT University without clear VITEEE. However, it is not mandatory to have a rank 5k, 10k or so to get the admission in VIT University.

Q. What is the highest placement of VIT University?

A. The latest was the Highest CTC: 41.6 Lakhs per annum.

Q. Is the VIT exam very difficult?

A. VIT entrance exam is not really hard but you have to manage more accuracy while attempting the paper and make sure you are good in your basics of 11th and 12th in order to crack VITEEE, it’s a big exam with around 3,00,000 applicants, so be fast and accurate.

Q. Is VIT better than NIT?

A. You can get good NIT and some NIT are better than VIT so, NIT will be a good choice to study. VIT is far better than many of the NITs. It has excellent faculties and an uncomparable infrastructure. But it’s a private institute as you know, other than that VIT is far better an option.

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