Vellore Institute of Technology or VIT University started as a self-financing institution called the Vellore Engineering College. It got its University status in the year 2001. It covers many areas of education like Engineering, Architecture, Management, Law, Language, Science, etc. The University aims to provide higher education at the standard of international institutes.
The management along with its exceptional faculty strives to improve the quality of higher education consistently. The University has signed over 200 Memoranda of Understanding [MoUs] with various international universities. An International Relations Office has been established by the University to assist in the international efforts. Because of the high quality of education and placement offers a lot of students try for the VIT Vellore admission every year. Approximately, 2,23,000 candidates appeared for the VIT Engineering Entrance Examination [VITEEE] in 2017.
VIT University also offers International Transfer Programs for its Engineering students. Through this program, the students are allowed to study for first two years of the bachelor's degree at VIT and they can finish the last two years of study in Australia, UK, or the USA; and get a degree from the partner university.
The University offers 36 undergraduate, 31 postgraduate, 4 integrated, and 3 research programmes across various disciplines. It is especially committed to research and has set up thirteen research centers to drive innovation and research among students and faculty. VIT University has implemented over 50 sponsored research projects with institutions like Defence establishments, the Indian Space Research Organisation [ISRO] and Atomic Research Centres. Students are given opportunities to pursue their research projects in Foreign universities.
VIT University, [VIT] Vellore Fee Structure and List of Courses Summary:
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]: 4 years
Master of Technology [M.Tech]: 2 years
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA]: 3 years
Master of Business Administration [MBA]: 2 years
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]: 3 years
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]: 3 years
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