B.Tech Admissions in Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University, VITEEE-2017

Want to know the Admission process for B.Tech courses in VIT University? Are you searching for the details of VIT Engineering Entrance Exam (VITEEE) for the year 2017? Have a look into this article to get the complete details of VITEEE 2017 and more information about the Admission Process for B.Tech programmes in VIT University.

About Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University

VIT University was established in the year 1984 and was formerly called as Vellore College of Engineering. It is a deemed university which is providing professional education to the students in 4 campuses- Vellore and Chennai in Tamil Nadu, Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh and Amaravati in Andhra Pradesh. The institution offers UG, PG, Integrated and Research Programs. VIT University is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). The University offers wide opportunities for the students to get placed in top companies. VIT supports International Transfer Programme (ITP), through which the students can study their first two years at VIT University and the next two years in some Universities located at the USA, UK and Australia.

Admissions in VIT University

VIT University admits students in a transparent manner on merit basis only through Online Entrance Examinations. The University never encourages agents or middlemen for the admission of the students. There is neither Capitation fee nor Management quota at VIT. Separate Entrance Examinations are conducted for the admission of UG and PG courses. VIT Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE) is the Entrance Examination conducted by VIT University every year during the month of April and May for B.Tech programmes.

For the admission of PG courses in VIT, the candidates have to appear for VITMEE, conducted in the month of June every year.

About VITEEE-2017

VITEEE-2017 is the Engineering Entrance Examination to be conducted by VIT University in the year 2017 for the admission of the candidates in UG courses available in the 4 campuses, operating under VIT University. VITEEE-2017 is purely a computer based test. The duration of the exam is 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Eligibility Norms- VITEEE 2017

  1. To apply for VITEEE-2017, the date of birth of the candidates should fall on or after 1st July, 1995

  2. Candidates who have secured an aggregate of 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biology in the +2/Intermediate examinations are eligible to appear for VITEEE-2017

  3. For SC/ST and North Eastern state candidates, the average marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biology(PCM/PCB) in the +2 examination or any equivalent examination should be 50%

  4. Only the candidates who have studied in Regular, Formal Education and Full time are eligible to apply for VITEEE 2017

  5. 'NIOS' candidates can also apply for VITEEE 2017

B.Tech programmes offered at VIT University

Vellore Campus, Tamil Nadu:

Bio-Medical Engineering, Bio technology, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Automotive Engineering, Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Energy Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Information Security, Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Bioinformatics, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialization in IOT and Sensor, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Information Technology, Product and Industrial Engineering

Chennai Campus, Tamil Nadu:

Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electronics and Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Fashion technology and Mechanical Engineering

Bhopal Campus, Madhya Pradesh:

Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electronics and Computer Engineering

Amaravati Campus, Andhra Pradesh:

Computer Science and Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Data Analytics, Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Networks and Security, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Mechanical Engineering

How to Apply

The candidates who wish to appear for VITEEE 2017 can apply through either Online or Offline mode.

1. Online

: The application cost for online mode is Rs.970/- Candidates can pay the amount through Net banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card. Candidates need not want to send the hard copy of the application form, if they have applied through Net banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card

For NRI candidates, the Demand Draft of 50 USD should be drawn in favor of VIT University. Along with the Demand Draft, the candidates are required to send the hard copy of the application form.

For Online Application ->Click Here

Guidelines for Online Application forms:

  1. Candidates who apply through online mode must attach a scanned copy of a recently taken passport size color photograph with dimensions 3.5cm x 4.5cm (Image size: 10kb-200kb)/ scanned copy of the signature of the candidate with dimensions 3.5cmx1.5cm (Image size: 10kb-200kb) in JPG or JPEG format in the application form at the required column.

  2. Selfie Photos will be rejected

  3. Exam centre booking and the issue of e-admit card will be through email and therefore the applicant must fill a valid email id and mobile number in the application form.

Note : Candidates who apply through fake email id or fake websites will not be considered for admission in VIT University.

To check the Test Cities available for VITEEE 2017- > Click here

2. Offline

: Candidates who wish to apply through offline mode can obtain the offline application form on payment of Rs990/- in person at

  1. VIT University, Vellore Campus

  2. VIT University, Chennai Campus

  3. Designated branches of Post Office- View the list of Post Offices

Note: VIT University never encourages the payment of cash through Consultants, Intermediaries and Brokers. The candidates can report to vigilance@vit.ac.in, if anyone demands cash.

Important Dates

Issue of application form: From 09.11.2016
Last date for receipt of Application Forms: 28.02.2017
VITEEE 2017- Exam Dates: 05.04.2017 to 16.04.2017
Tentative Announcement of Results: On or before 24.04.2017

The examinations will be conducted 3 sessions per day- I session: 9.00 am to 11.00 am, II session: 12.30 pm to 3.00 pm, III session- 4.00 pm to 6.30 pm

Note: The number of examinations in a particular center is based on the number of applicants registered in that center.

VITEEE 2017 Examination pattern

The exam will contain questions from Physics, Chemistry, English, Biology/ Mathematics based on the VITEEE syllabus (mentioned in the official website). All the questions will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ). The exam will contain 125 questions. No negative marks for wrong answers

PCBE (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English):

Total 125 questions: English-5 questions, Physics- 40 questions, Chemistry-40 questions, Biology- 40 questions

PCME (Physics, Chemistry, Maths, English):

Total 125 questions: English-5 questions, Physics- 40 questions, Chemistry-40 questions, Maths- 40 questions


  1. Candidates who apply for PCBE is eligible only for B.Tech Bio Stream Engineering Programmes.

  2. Candidates who apply for PCME is eligible for all the B.Tech Engineering Programmes at VIT University

Scholarship Programme

VIT University offers Scholarship under "GV School Development Programme". The candidate can avail for the scholarship programme after joining VIT University. The toppers of each state and central board will be given 100% tuition fee waiver for all the 4 years. VITEEE rank holders of 1 to 50 will be given 75% tuition fee waiver, VITEEE rank holders of 1 to 50 will be given 75% tuition fee waiver, rank holders of 51 to 100 will be given 50% tuition fee waiver and rank holders of 101 to 1000 will be given 25% tuition fee waiver for all the 4 years.

Terms and Conditions for Scholarship:

  1. The scholarship for first year will be based on VITEEE rank

  2. The scholarship from second year will be based on the CGPA of every year. The students with CGPA above 8.0, required attendance percentage and not indulging in any indisciplinary activities will be eligible for scholarship.

Admission Helpline

For queries related to admissions in VIT University contact the Director of UG Admissions

Address: Director-UG Admissions, VIT University, Vellore-632014, Tamil Nadu, India
Help line: +91-416-330 5555 [Help line number will be active from Monday to Friday-9.00 am to 6.00 pm]
Phone: +91-416-220 2157,220 2168
Fax: +91-416-224 5544,224 0411
Email: ugadmission@vit.ac.in
Website: www.vit.ac.in
For more details on VITEEE 2017 visit VIT B.Tech Admissions- VITEEE 2017

Related Articles

KCC Institute of Tech & Management B.Tech admissions 2013

This article provides information about the admission notification of the KCC Institute of Technology & Management, Greater Noida, for its B.Tech. programs. You will get details about the various types of B.Tech. courses of the institute, the curriculum, eligibility requirements, etc as well as the application procedure for getting admission.

How to register online for B.E., B.Tech., B.Arch JAC Delhi admissions 2016-2017

Want to register for Joint Admission Counselling (JAC) Delhi 2016? This article provides complete information on the Joint Admission Counselling (JAC) Delhi 2016 registration process for admission to B.E., B.Tech., B.Arch programs at Delhi universities and institutes. You will also get details of the admission and annual fees of the courses at each institute.

MH admissions 2016 to Diploma in Pharmacy, Surface Coating Tech., Hotel Management & Catering Tech.

Seeking post HSC admission to full time professional diploma technical courses in Maharashtra state? Want to take admission to first year of Diploma courses in Pharmacy, Surface Coating Technology, Hotel Management and Catering Technology for academic year 2016 – 2017 in any Maharashtra Govt., Government aided and unaided private institution? Get here how to register online application, confirm it at Facilitation Centers as well verify all documents including eligibility criteria and important dates.

Study abroad LLM Maritime Law programme at University of Southampton, UK

Are you looking for information on a maritime law course offered by a foreign university? This article provides complete information about the one year LLM in Maritime Law programme offered by the the University of Southampton, UK. You will get details of the eligibility requirements, programme fee, scholarship offered, etc.

More articles: B.Tech Admissions Admissions


No responses found. Be the first to comment...

  • Do not include your name, "with regards" etc in the comment. Write detailed comment, relevant to the topic.
  • No HTML formatting and links to other web sites are allowed.
  • This is a strictly moderated site. Absolutely no spam allowed.
  • Name: