Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination [VITEEE]


Exam Date : 5th April 2018 To 16th April 2018
Result Date : 24th April 2018


Application form, Date, Syllabus, Pattern of VITEEE 2018

  • Vellore Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu organizes VITEEE 2018 entrance examination test for admission into bachelor level and master level courses.
  • The Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam is known as VITEEE 2018.
  • The Institute has campuses in Vellore as well as Chennai. The Institute also has a Ph.D. courses to offer.
  • This examination is conducted every year in 5th April 2018. The VITEEE 2018 examination allows candidates to seek admissions for Bachelor's programmes. All candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria can apply for the computer based online examination.
  • The result for VITEEE 2018 is followed by counseling sessions for the candidates. 

Important details regarding VITEEE 2018:

Exam Name

Vellore Institute of Technology Entrance Exam

Also Known as


Conducting Authority

Vellore Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu




Bachelor's Programmes

Courses Offered through VITEEE 2018:

B.Tech. Programmes offered through VITEEE 2018:      

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical (Spec. in Automotive Engg.)
  • Mechanical (Spec. in Chemical Process Engg.)
  • Mechanical (Spec. in Energy Engg.)
  • Production and Industrial Engineering
  • Bio-Medical Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engg. (Spec. in Bioinformatics)
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering

B.Tech. Programmes offered at Chennai Campus:

  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering

VITEEE 2018 Important Dates

  • Commencement of application process: The VITEEE application forms will on 9th November 2017.
  • Last date for submission of application form: The VITEEE application form should be submitted latest by 28th February 2018.
  • Last date for editing submitted online forms: The submitted application forms can be edited latest by March 2018.
  • CBT Slot Booking date: The VITEEE CBT Slot Booking should be done by March 2018.
  • Admit Card: The VITEEE admit card must be downloaded and printed on 19th March 2018.
  • VITEEE 2018 Exam Date: The VITEEE exam will be held in the month of April 2018 in 3 sessions. The first session will be between 9 am and 11.30 am. The second session will be held between 12.30 pm and 3 pm. The last session will be held between 4 pm and 6.30 pm.
  • VITEEE Result Date: The results will be out on 24th April 2018.
  • Counselling Date: The VITEEE Counselling will take place on 7th May 2018.

VITEEE 2018 Eligibility

  • Date of Birth: The applicant should be born on or after 1st July 1996.
  • Educational Qualification: The applicant should have passed 12th with Mathematics as a compulsory subject and Biology as an optional subject. They should have studied regular education and not part-time education as applications would be rejected. The applicant should have secured a minimum of 60% from a recognised board. In a case of applicants belonging to SC/ST category or North Eastern states, they should have scored a minimum of 50%.
  • Choice of Course: The applicant can choose only one course out of the 18 courses at VIT. If the applicant took up Biology in school, they can apply for any of the 3 Biology courses. i.e Biotechnology, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Genetics and Applied Microbiology. If a candidate wants to apply to VIT Law School, they must appear for CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT/CMAT. Work experience will add weight age to the applicant's profile.
  • Cut Off: The cut off varies every year. As per the statistics, the eligibility for counselling ends at 20,000.

VITEEE 2018 Application Process

  • Online Application Process: Applicants must visit the official website of VITEEE and fill in the required details. They must choose the exam center and paper medium. After the required details are filled in, candidates must check the information before final submission of VITEEE Application form. It is necessary to upload a thumb impression, signature and photograph. The online application fee is Rs. 970. It can be paid through Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking /Demand Draft.
  • Offline Application Process: The institutions who wish to purchase VITEEE Application forms must contact the Director of UG admissions at VIT University, Vellore. The offline application fee is Rs. 990.
  • Online Test Booking System: Candidates can book their slots online on ‘first-come-first-served-basis'. Slots are subject to availability of the exam center, date and time.

VITEEE 2018 Application Form Details

The VITEEE application process can be done in online or offline mode.

VITEEE 2018 Admit Card

  • Steps to download VITEEE Admit Card: Candidates must go on the official website and click on the link for admit card. The application number must be entered and the admit card will appear on the screen. It must be downloaded and printed. The candidate must ensure that all details on the admit card are correct. In a case of any discrepancies, it should be brought to the notice of the exam conducting authority.
  • Candidates who booked a slot through Online Test Booking System will get the admit card.
  • It is mandatory to carry a valid photo ID along with the admit card to the exam centre.
  • The VITEEE admit card must be preserved till the admission process is complete.

VITEEE 2018 Exam Pattern

  • Language of Paper: The VITEEE exam will be held in English.
  • Number of Questions: There are 125 objective type questions. There will be 40 questions each in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Mathematics. There will be 5 questions for English as well.
  • Marking Scheme: Each correct answer will fetch 1 mark. There is no negative marking.
  • Time Duration: The VITEEE exam will have a time duration of 150 minutes.

VITEEE 2018 Syllabus

The syllabus for VITEEE is based on the 10th and 12th syllabus a brief of which is given below:

  • Physics Syllabus: Laws of motion and work, energy and power, Properties of Matter, Electrostatics, Current Electricity etc.
  • Chemistry syllabus: Atomic structure, Electrochemistry, Alcohols and Ether, Carbonyl compounds etc.
  • Biology syllabus: Reproduction, Cell and Molecular Biology, Genetics and evolution, Biochemistry etc.
  • English syllabus: Comprehension questions, English Grammar and Pronunciation etc.

VITEEE 2018 Results

  • Steps to check results: Candidates must go to the official website and click on the result link. The application number and password must be entered and the results will appear on the screen.
  • Date of result: The VITEEE 2018 results will be declared on or before 24th April 2018. The result will only state the rank secured by the candidate. A merit list will be published along with the results. 

VITEEE 2018 Counselling

  • Date of Counselling: The counselling process will begin in 7th May 2018 . 
  • Documents for Counselling: The documents like 10th and 12th marks sheet, 4 passport size colour photos, VITEEE 2018 admit card, Transfer Certificate etc.
  • Candidates will be shortlisted for the counselling process based on the performance in the VITEEE entrance exam.

Colleges which accept [VITEEE]


Heck B.Tech, batch of 2017
16 Mar 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • The eligibility criteria are quite simple, quiet the university conducts its own entrance test which is quite similar to other entrance exams like JEE MAIN, BITSAT, VITEEE.


Aman B.Tech (Electrical/Electronics), batch of 2020
10 Mar 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • Eligibility Criteria in the Qualifying Examination:  Candidates appearing for the VITEEE  should have secured an aggregate of 60% in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology in the qualifying examination (+2/Intermediate).
  • The entrance examination for admission is VITEEE (Computer Based Test).
  • VIT doesn't announce any typical cut-off limits but according to previous year admission details one can get the following branches at following VITEEE Ranks:

Computer Science and Engineering - 7000

Information technology - 12000

Computer science and Engg. (Specialisation in Bioinformatics) - 13500

Bio Medical Engineering - 45000

Biotechnology - 20000

Civil Engineering - 35000

Electronics and Communication Engineering - 14500

Electrical and Electronics Engineering - 15500

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering - 18500

Mechanical Engineering - 19500

Mechanical (Spec. in Automotive Engineering) - 12300

Mechanical (Spec. in Energy Engineering) - 20000

Production and Industrial Engg. - 50000

Chemical Engineering - 19500

ECE (Spec.Internet of Things and Sensor) - 14800

Comp.Science Engg.( Information Security) - 7500


Deepika B.Tech Biotechnology, batch of 2017
18 Jan 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • Vellore Institute of Technology has it's own entrance exam VITEEE, which takes place in the month of April. You have an option of going for either of the two combinations-Physics, Chemistry and Biology, or, Physics, Chemistry, and Maths. 
  • I wrote VITEEE and NEET for my bachelors. 
  • For VIT, if your VITEEE rank falls under 5000, it becomes easy for you to get any course. 


Md Aamir B.Tech (Computer), batch of 2020
14 Jan 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • You have to appear in VITEEE entrance exam to get admission in VIT University. It has two campuses at present, one at Vellore and another in Chennai.
  • If you got a rank within 1,00,000 in VITEEE entrance exam and scored a minimum of 75% in +2 CBSE board then you are eligible to sit for admission counselling.
  • There are 5 categories through which you can get admission and for each successive category tuition fees increases respectively. Depending upon your category(lower rank get lower category) you can get admission in either campus.
  • It follows joint counselling for both campuses.


Yogendra pratap B.Tech (Mechanical), batch of 2018
23 Oct 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • The eligibility criteria for VelTech University, Chennai is 12th pass. 
  • The entrance exam for this University is VITEEE 


Discussion Forum View all 116 Questions

This years' JEE Main exams are also on the same dates as VITEEE. I've registered for both as well. What do I do if the dates coincide?

Asked By: Murugesh Iyer,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, there is a chance that both JEE Main and VITEEE may fall on the same date.

If it happens so, the candidates are advised to get in touch with the Board of VITEEE as soon as possible to get a clear view on what to do next.

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Would it be possible for me to get an admission at VIT, Chennai through JEE Main 2017? I have secured 80% in my 12th Finals.

Asked By: Elamparuthi V R,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, it will be possible for you to get an admission at VIT, Chennai through JEE Main provided that you clear JEE Main and fulfil all other Eligibility Criteria as well.

You are more likely to get an admission to VIT through VITEEE as it is solely for the purpose of admissions to VIT.

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I have finished my 10+2 through an Open University. Am I eligible for B.Tech through VITEEE 2017?

Asked By: Unais Azad,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

No, you're not.

An individual is only eligible for VITEEE if they've pursued their 10+2 via Regular, Full Time and Formal Education.

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Asked By: priyanka,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

For any candidates trying to get an admission for Engineering in Andhra Pradesh, the following colleges will be a good set of choices:

  • K L University
  • Sri Venkateswara University
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University
  • The Birla Institute of Technology & Science
  • Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Technology
  • Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology and Sciences
  • Yogi Vemana University
  • AU College of Engineering, Vishakhapatnam
  • AU College of Engineering for Women, Vishakhapatnam
  • RVR and JC College of Engineering
  • G Pulla Reddy Engineering College
  • Madanpalle Institute of Technology and Science
  • GMR Institute of Technology
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QAbout VITEEE 2017

What are the important things to know about the VITEEE examination 2017?

Asked By: Kishore S,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Vellore Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu conducts entrance examination test for admission to bachelor level and master level courses. The institute has a campus in Vellore and in Chennai. The Institute also has PhD courses to offer. The Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam is known as VITEEE.

This examination is conducted every year in April. This examination enables candidates to seek admissions for Bachelor's programmes. All candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria can apply for the computer based online examination. The results are followed by counselling sessions for the candidates.

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How much is the Online Application fee and is there any reservation for VITEEE 2017.

Asked By: Amirtha B,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The online application fee is Rs.960/- and offline application fee is Rs. 990/-.

There is no reservation of seats. The admissions are provided on Merit basis only.

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May I know about the hostel accommodation and the facilities available in the campus in VITEEE?

Asked By: Vohra Singh,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

We have separate hostels for both boys and girls inside the campus. For hostel fee details you can refer the information brochure. The other facilities like Banks/ ATM, Post Office, Cafeteria and Departmental Stores etc., all are also available on the campus of VITEEE.

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What is the generalised selection procedure in VITEEE?

Asked By: Bashkar Krishnan,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

It has a separate entrance examination altogether for enrolment. The exam date is variable and generally, it is held during April and the results are out shortly after, generally during the 1st week of May. &nbsp.Following this is an in-person counselling in VIT Vellore or Chennai, where students from AIR 1- AIR 99,999.

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QThe placements in VITEEE?

How are the placements in VITEEE?

Asked By: Bashkar T,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

At last, we come to perhaps what is the most important question of them all. VIT University, because of being a reputed private university is known for good placements. The university was credited for 3042 undergraduate placements in 2013-14 batch. &nbsp. A total of 248 companies attended the university for on-campus placements. Major recruiters include Accenture, Cognizant, Wipro and Infosys

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How is the student accommodation in VITEEE 2017?

Asked By: Vinod Jain,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Vellore can be credited with having one of the best, if not the best infrastructure and facilities available amongst engineering colleges. Strict rules are followed in hostels and there is a time deadline. There are 13 boys’ hostels providing accommodation to 7000 students and there are 4 girls’ hostels providing accommodation to 3200 students. A gym, a swimming pool as well as paid Air-conditioning facilities are available in the hostels for VITEEE 2017.

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