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Updated on - Jan 16th, 2018 | 07:19 PM by Aishwarya Pai
About: VITEEE (Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam) is conducted by one of the popular engineering institutes ie., Vellore Institute of Technology.Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), informally VIT University, formerly Vellore Engineering College is a private deemed university institute located in Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India. The institution offers 20 undergraduate, 34 postgraduate, four integrated and four research programs.
Frequency: VITEEE 2018 is conducted every year in the month of April and May.
Foreign Candidates: NRI Candidates can submit applications through VITEEE 2018 form, instead of using the separate NRI form.
Courses: Candidates are eligible for all the B.Tech programs offered by VIT if they take tests that include Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English.
Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam(VITEEE)
Vellore and Chennai (Main Campuses)
Bhopal and Amaravati(Proposed Campus)
Vellore Institute of Technology
Mode of Exam
2 hours 30 minutes
Number of questions
125 (Multiple choice questions)
B.Tech. Programmes Offered at Vellore Campus:
Mechanical (Spec. in Automotive Engineering.)
Mechanical (Spec. in Chemical Process Engineering.)
Mechanical (Spec. in Energy Engineering.)
Production and Industrial Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering. (Spec. in Bioinformatics)
B.Tech. Programmes offered at Chennai Campus:
B.Tech Programmes Offered at Bhopal (MP) Campus :
Specialisation in Gaming Technology
Specialisation in Digital forensics and cybersecurity
B.Tech Programmes Offered at Amaravati (AP) Campus:
Computer Science and Engineering with Specialization in Data Analytics
Computer Science and Engineering with Specialization in Networks and Security
Application Form: Application forms are available on the official website from 9th November 2017.
Admit Card: Candidates can download the admit card on 19th March 2018.
Exam date: The VITEEE 2018 will be conducted on 4th April 2018.
Result: The results of VITEEE 2018 will be announced on 25th April 2018.
Counselling: The counselling process of VITEEE 2018 will be held on 7th May 2018.
To know more about the VITEEE 2018 Important Dates click here.
Minimum marks for General: Candidates applying for the exams should be having an aggregate score of 60% in science streams like Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology in their +2 Examination.
Minimum marks for SC/ST: Candidates from SC/ST caste or North East India should be having an aggregate score of 50%.
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Key Point: The questions asked in VITEEE 2018 are from X and XII syllabus.
Subjects: The subjects for the VITEEE 2018 exam are Physics, Chemistry, Maths/Biology, and English
To know more about VITEEE 2018 Syllabus Click here.
Mode: The VITEEE 2018 exam is purely computer-based and consists of multiple choice questions.
Subjects: The subjects for VITEEE are Physics, Chemistry, Maths/Biology, and English.
Sections: The paper consists of 40 questions each from Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Mathematics. The English section alone has only 5 questions.
Duration: The duration of the exam is 2 hours 30 minutes.
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Issue Date: Application forms will be issued from 9th November 2017.
Availability: Eligible candidates should submit an online or offline application form, which is available on the official VIT University website.
Deadline: The deadline for submitting the application form is until 28th February 2018. Candidates should submit the application form on or before the deadline mentioned as late submission of the application form is not entertained.
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Total Cities: Over 119 Cities across India will be acting as an Exam Centre host for VITEEE.
Overseas Centers: VITEEE 2018 will also be held in 3 overseas countries namely Dubai, Kuwait,Qatar and Muscat.
Availability: The VITEEE admit card for the year 2018 will be available to download immediately after your slot booking confirmation from 19th March 2018.
ID Proof: Candidates need to carry a photo identity proof along with the admit card at the examination centre for VITEEE 2018.
Result Date: VITEEE 2018 results will be declared on 25th April 2018.Candidates can check the VITEEE result by entering their application number and password on the official website.
Notification: Candidates will get notified through SMS about their VITEEE 2018 Result.
Click here to know how to download rank card of VITEEE 2018.
After completing VITEEE exam, the cut-off score is decided on the basis of these factors:
Scores: Marks scored by the candidates in the exam.
Counseling: Candidates will be called for counselling from #counselling date depending on their ranks.
OTBS: Candidates, whose applications are accepted by the institution can book their slots online for VITEEE exam through Online Test Booking System (OTBS).
Slot dates: The Slot booking for VITEEE starts from 9th November 2017. To get access to the slot booking system, VITEEE candidates need to enter their application number and password given by VIT University.
Select according to Preference: Candidates can select the Exam Location, Date and Timings according to their preference. It is recommended to choose your slots carefully as the slots, once submitted cannot be changed again.
(Source: VIT Chancellor G Viswanathan)
The highest number of students: In the graph above, Uttar Pradesh has got the highest number of students registering for VITEEE examination in 2017, followed by Andhra Pradesh with 27,427 candidates.
State wise Registrations: Bihar came next with 18,463 registrations, while Maharashtra accounted for 15,584 registrations. But Tamil Nadu, where the main campus of VIT is located, got only 13,867 students.
City wise Registrations: If we see it as a city wise, most numbers of registrations have come from Hyderabad and New Delhi. Chennai had 6,530 registrations, whereas, Vellore got only 2,361 registrations. There were over 500 NRI candidates registered for VITEEE exam. VITEEE 2017 was held in 145 centres in 118 Indian cities.
For Under Graduate Programmes:
Address: VIT University, Vellore - 632014 Tamil Nadu, India
Phone: +91-416-220 2157/2168
Fax: +91-416-224 5544
Reporting Time: Candidate should be present in the assigned exam center at least 30 minutes prior to the starting time with the e-admit card.
Admit Card: The E-Admit card is an important document and it must be preserved and produced at the time of exam hall/ counselling/admission.
Duration: The duration of examination will be 2 hours 30 minutes.
ID Proof: Candidate should report to the selected test centre with an e-admit card and valid ID proof for the verification.
Registration: Candidates have to register their name in the registration counter and must carry the e-admit card and a valid ID proof for the verification.
Seating: The candidate has to sit only in the allotted seats only in the examination hall.
Signature: Candidate must sign the attendance sheet and e-admit card in the presence of the invigilator.
Candidate will not be permitted to enter the exam hall after the commencement of the examination and will not be allowed to leave the exam hall before the end of the examination.
Electronics Devices like calculators, tables side ruler, pager and cellular phones are strictly not allowed in the exam hall.
The candidates should not tamper with the computer and the related hardware provided in the examination hall. Candidates found to have tampered with these willfully will have their candidature cancelled summarily. In addition, appropriate legal action will be initiated against such candidates.
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 2018 Result Date: The results will be out on 25th April 2018.
Counselling Date: The VITEEE Counselling will take place on 7th May 2018.
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.
Regular Education: Candidates should have studied regular education and not part-time education as applications would be rejected.
Minimum Marks: The applicant should have secured a minimum of 60% from a recognized board.
Reserved Categories: In a case of applicants belonging to SC/ST category or North Eastern states, they should have scored a minimum of 50%.
Registration: Applicants must visit the official website of VITEEE 2018 and fill in the required details. They must choose the exam centre and paper medium.
Cross check: After the required details are filled in, candidates must check the information before final submission of VITEEE 2018 Application form.
Requirements: It is necessary to upload a thumb impression, signature and photograph.
Fees: Online application fee is Rs. 1150-. It can be paid by Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking /Demand Draft. The institutions who wish to purchase VITEEE 2018 Application offline forms must contact the Director of UG admissions at VIT University, Vellore. The offline application fee is Rs. 1200/-.
Note: Candidates can book their slots online on ‘first-come-first-served-basis'. Slots are subject to availability of the exam centre, date and time.
Mode: The VITEEE 2018 application process can be done in online or offline mode. Candidates can fill up the VITEEE 2018 application form on the official website.
Steps to fill up the Application Form of VITEEE 2018:
Enter all the required details in empty fields of application and click on "Register" button.
Add the email id and password which is received via email and click on "Submit" button.
Fill all the details carefully according to 12th marks sheet and click on submit.
Payment of application fee can be done via online or offline mode.
Visit Official Site: Candidates must go on the official website and click on the link for admit card.
Enter the Details: The application number must be entered and the admit card will appear on the screen. It must be downloaded and printed.
Discrepancies: 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.
Book a Slot: Candidates who booked a slot through Online Test Booking System will get the admit card.
Carry a Photo ID: It is mandatory to carry a valid photo ID along with the admit card to the exam center.
Preserved for future: The VITEEE admit card must be preserved till the admission process is complete.
Number of Questions: There are 125 objective type questions.
Subjects: There will be 40 questions each in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Mathematics. There will be 5 questions in 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.
The syllabus for VITEEE is based on the 10th and 12th university syllabus
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.
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 25th April 2018.
The result will only state the rank secured by the candidate.
A merit list will be published along with the results.
Counselling Date: The counselling process will begin in 7th May 2018.
Counselling Documents: The candidates have to carry the following documents:
Candidates need to carry VITEEE 2018 admit Card, Transfer Certificate/Migration Certificate/School Leaving Certificate.
Candidates for VITEEE 2018 hailing from Jammu & Kashmir and North Eastern states must have nativity certificate.
SC/ST Community Certificate, Student Profile filled by the student, Affidavit by the student & parent.
A Demand Draft (DD) of 50000 INR (including 10000 INR that is nonrefundable) in favour of “VIT University”, payable at Vellore, Balance fee as per the fee structure is to be paid on the day of reporting.
4 recent passport size colour photos
Eligibility Criteria was to pass 10+2 exam with a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics. The student can get their admission through UPSEE Entrance exam followed by counseling. The Entrances exams are JEE MAIN/ VITEEE/ UPSEE/ IPUCET/ SNUSAT.
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.(Spec.in Information Security) - 7500
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.
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.
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.
I have finished my 10+2 through an Open University. Am I eligible for B.Tech through VITEEE 2017?
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.
For any candidates trying to get an admission for Engineering in Andhra Pradesh, the following colleges will be a good set of choices:
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.
How much is the Online Application fee and is there any reservation for VITEEE 2017.
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.
May I know about the hostel accommodation and the facilities available in the campus in VITEEE?
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.
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.  .Following this is an in-person counselling in VIT Vellore or Chennai, where students from AIR 1- AIR 99,999.
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.  . A total of 248 companies attended the university for on-campus placements. Major recruiters include Accenture, Cognizant, Wipro and Infosys
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.
Under the nativity state kindly mention the place where you have born. The candidates hailing from north-eastern states may have to produce the Nativity certificate at the time of counselling for VITEEE
I Session - 9.00 am to 11.30 am
II Session - 12.30 pm to 3.00 pm
III Session - 4.00 pm to 6.30 pm.
There is no reservation of seats. The admissions are provided on Merit basis only.
Vellore Institute of Technology Entrance Exam
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Vellore Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu
B.Tech. Programmes offered at Vellore Campus:
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 Ph.D. 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 programs. All candidates who satisfy the Eligibility criteria can apply for the computer based online examination. The result is followed by counseling sessions for the candidates.
Yes, you have to write VITEEE 2017 to get admissions into VIT University.
VITEEE 2017 full form is Vellore Institute of Technology Entrance Exam 2017
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The VITEEE 2017 examination will be held on 5th April 2017 to 16th April 2017.