NMAT BY GMAC Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University, Vellore often considered one of the best technical universities in India was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. VIT University aims to impart futuristic technical education and instill high patterns of discipline through our dedicated staff, who shall set global standards, making our students technologically superior and ethically strong, who in turn shall improve the quality of life of the human race. The university currently offers undergraduate, postgraduate, integrated and research programs in the fields of Engineering, Technology, Applied Sciences, and Management.

Facts and Figures of VIT, Vellore

Establishment Year

1984

Type of University

Deemed to be University

Accredited with Grade A

Accredited with Grade A NAAC, India in 2015

Campus Area

250 acres

Total No. of Students

24000

No. of Hostels

23

Total No. of Books

2,21,118

E-Journals

13344

Courses Offered

  • 19 Undergraduate
  • 34 Post graduate
  • 2 Integrated
  • 4 Research Programmes

Entrance Exams

  • VITEEE for B.Tech
  • VITMEE for M.Tech & MCA
  • VITREE for M.Phil and Ph.D.

Total Books

2,10,590

Location

Vellore, Tamil Nadu

How to Reach

3 km from Vellore-katpadi Junction 

VIT Vellore Course

VIT’s academics is structured around nine schools listed below-

  1. School of Computing Science & Engineering (SCSE)
  2. School of Bio Sciences & Technology (SBST)
  3. School of Information Technology & Engineering (SITE)
  4. School of Electrical Engineering (SELECT)
  5. School of Social Sciences & Languages (SSL)
  6. School of Advanced Sciences (SAS)
  7. School of Electronics Engineering (SENSE)
  8. School of Mechanical & Building Sciences (SMBS)
  9. VIT Business School (VITBS)

Read More About – VIT Vellore Fee Structure

VIT Vellore Placements

VIT has entered into Limca Book of Records thrice for the excellent record of its placements.

Year

Company

No. Of Offers

2009

TCS

1075

2010

TCS

803

2011

COGNIZANT

1643

2012

COGNIZANT

1820

2013

COGNIZANT, ACCENTURE, WIPRO

1920

2014-15

Accenture

1324

Cognizant

1911

 Infosys

1452

Wipro

1141

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VIT Vellore Ranking/ Achievements

Details

2017

2018

2019

NIRF

Engineering Category – 13th Rank

Management Category – 17th Rank

University Category – 14th Rank

Overall Category – 22nd Rank

Engineering Category – 16th Rank

Management Category –  29th Rank

University Category –   16th Rank

Overall Category –  24th Rank

Engineering Category – 18th  Rank

Management Category –  46th Rank

University Category –  19th Rank

Overall Category –  32nd Rank

QS

  1. Ranked within “271‐280” among all Asian Universities in 2018 (University ASIA)

  2. Ranked within “201‐250” among all BRICS Universities in 2018  (University BRICS)

  1. In the Top 550 of the QS World University Ranking by Subject in 3 subjects: CS&IS, EEE and Chemistry.

Times Higher Education (THE)  

  1. Ranked within “251‐300” Range in 2017 (University – ASIA)

  • Ranked within “251‐300” Range in 2018 (University – ASIA)

  • Ranked within “251‐300” Range in 2018 (BRICS and Emerging Economy University Ranking)

  • Ranked within “201‐250” Range in 2018 (Young University Ranking)

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India Today Rank

5th among all Institutions of India in 2017 (2nd among private Institutions)

3rd  among all Private Institutions of India in 2018   

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Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry-Higher Education Excellence Award

Certificate of Excellence in Faculty

Certificate of Excellence for Internationalisation of Education

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Outlook Survey

9th among all Institutions of India in 2017   (2nd among private Institutions)

9th among all Institutions of India in 2018   (2nd among private Institutions)

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International Collaborations

251(2016-17)

254 (2017-18)

282 (2018-19)

Alumni Details

67,699 members registered / 20 chapters (2016-17)

75,313 members registered / 33 chapters (2017-18)

83,966 members registered / 36 chapters (up to March 2019)

Placement Data (3 years)

3550 (2016-17)

3349 (2017-18)

4300 (as on 19.04.2019)

VIT Vellore Scholarship

The university offers several scholarships to financially challenged students such that brilliance is not hindered by money. The scholarship programs are segregated for Indian students, foreign students, and backward classes. Some of the companies or organizations which offer scholarships at the university are:

  • Mahindra Plexion Gold Medal
  • Institute of new awards by the director of IR
  • Nicholas Piramal India Ltd.