VIT was founded with the intention of offering top-notch higher education on a global scale. It consistently looks for and employs cutting-edge techniques to raise the standard of higher education. The school boasts a multicultural environment with students from all over the world. It is especially encouraged for knowledgeable, experienced teachers to lead the students. The high worldwide standards maintained at VIT in the disciplines of teaching and research help us maintain our commitment to excellence. In fact, it has impacted how we live. The highly motivated kids on campus are a constant source of pride. The Memoranda of Understanding we have with various foreign universities is one of our greatest strengths. These universities benefit from each other's assistance in facilitating professor and student exchanges and encouraging team-based research projects. Numerous of our students who continue their education at different universities make us proud by submitting outstanding work that is well regarded in India. We keep moving forward in gradual steps. We are eager to introduce you around here at VIT.
History of VIT
It was established in accordance with Section 3 of the 1956 University Grants Commission (UGC) Act. The Vellore Engineering College, a self-supporting institution, was established in 1984. In 2001, Vellore Engineering College received university status from the Union Ministry of Human Resources Development. The university's owner and current chancellor, Dr. G. Viswanathan, previously held positions as a minister in the Tamil Nadu government and a member of parliament. In recognition of his contributions to India's education system, West Virginia University in the United States awarded him an honorary doctorate. The Vice-Presidents are Mr. Sankar Viswanathan, Dr. Sekar Viswanathan, and Mr. G.V. Selvam; the Vice-Chancellor is Dr. Rambabu Kodali; and the Pro-Vice-Chancellor is Dr. S. Narayanan.
Transforming lives through excellent research and education
Elite education: high calibre instruction based on moral principles and analytical rigour, for the betterment of society.
Cutting-edge research: A system of innovation to expand knowledge and address pressing issues.
Students and a happy, accountable, caring, and effective workforce are key players.
For productivity and economic development, there is active cooperation between universities and national and international industry sectors.
Service to Society: Knowledgeable and compassionate service to the local community and the global community.
Aiming for excellence
Respect for everyone
Recognised by the MHRD, Government of India, as an Institution of Eminence (IoE).
For the fourth time in a row, VIT has been placed among the Top 20 Universities in the nation by NIRF.
According to ARIIA and the Indian government, the No. 1 private university for innovation is located in India.
strong global presence and collaborations with more than 300 foreign colleges
For the eighth time for unassailable placement records, in the Limca Book of Records
"Excellence in enabling Research Environment" Award from FICCI for 2019
The financing agencies approved 2084 lakhs worth of sponsored projects during the fiscal year 2018–19.
With a 'A' grade in the third cycle, NAAC has reaccredited VIT.
The academic year 2019–20 offers 15 research programmes, 36 postgraduate programmes, and 33 undergraduate programmes
A 372 acre environmentally friendly campus in Vellore with about 54.51 lakh square feet of built-up space
Chennai's 192-acre second campus is environmentally friendly.
Over 36,000 pupils, over a third of whom are female
Students from every state in India and 60 other countries
Over 1700 faculty and 1090 staff
TCS, Wipro, and Cognizant have accredited VIT for academic cooperation and placements.