Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE). VIT admits bachelor students through its own engineering entrance exam, called the Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE). Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) is a private university in Tamil Nadu, India. Founded in 1984, as Vellore Engineering College, by G. Viswanathan, the institution offers 20 undergraduates, 34 postgraduate, four integrated, and four research programs. It has its campuses in Chennai, Bhopal, Amaravati. It is conducted every year in the month of April and May. The exam has been conducted online since 2013.
VIT was ranked 801–1000 in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings of 2020 and 201-250 in Asia. The QS World University Rankings ranked 228 in Asia in 201.
VITEEE 2020 Examination
The last date for the application of the form is 15 July.
Examination date- 29th July- 2nd August 2020.
The dates for slot booking is yet to be announced.
About VITEEE exam 2020
VITEEE (Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination) is a computer-based exam, that is, the entrance exams are conducted online. The duration of the exam is 2 hours 30 minutes. There are a total of 125 questions, divided 40 questions each for PCB/PCM & 5 questions for Englishman based questions. This year 10 questions have been added extra under the new section called aptitude test. There is no negative marking.
Some of the important books for VITEEE are-
• Understanding Physics by D. C. Pandey • Concept of Physics Part-1 & Part-2 H. C. Verma • Organic Chemistry by O. P. Tandon & Morrison Boyd. • Target VITEEE by Disha Experts • Objective Mathematics Part 1 and Part 2 by R.D. Sharma
The applicant for admission should be a Resident / Non-Resident Indian National / PIO.
Foreign Candidates studied/studying abroad can apply directly through foreign category only. A separate application form is made available. Kindly check our website for details.
B) Age Limit :
Candidates whose date of birth falls on or after 1st July 1998 are eligible to apply for VITEEE-2020. The date of birth as recorded in the High School / SSC / X Certificate will be considered authentic. Candidates should produce this certificate in original as a proof of their age at the time of counselling, failing for which they will be disqualified.
Candidates appearing for the VITEEE-2020 should have either completed or shall be appearing in 2020, in any one of the following qualifying examinations :
Intermediate or Two-year Pre-University Examination conducted by a recognized Board/ University.
High School Certificate Examination of the Cambridge University or International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva.
General Certificate Education (GCE) examination (London/Cambridge/Srilanka) at the Advanced (A) level.
As per VIT Norms, Regular ‘NIOS’ board candidates are also eligible for VITEEE. They should produce the Migration Cum Transfer Certificate at the time of joining.
Eligibility Criteria For The Qualifying Examination:
Candidates appearing for the VITEEE in 2020 should have secured a minimum aggregate of 60% in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology in the qualifying examination (+2/Intermediate).
The average marks obtained in the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biology (PCM / PCB) in +2 (or its equivalent) put together should be the minimum aggregate of 50% for the following categories:
Candidates belonging to SC/ST
Candidates hailing from Jammu and Kashmir/ Ladakh and the North-Eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, and Tripura. CERTIFICATE TO PROVE COMMUNITY / NATIVITY should be produced at the time of counselling, failing which they will not be considered for admission.
Candidates who have opted for MPCEA(Maths / Physics/ Chemistry / English / Aptitude)in VITEEE 2020 are eligible for all the B.Tech. Programmes.
Candidates who have opted for BPCEA(Biology / Physics/ Chemistry / English / Aptitude)in VITEEE 2020 are eligible for the following Bio stream programs only. But after joining, registering Mathematics as a bridge course is mandatory.
This is all about the terms & conditions applied by VIT University. Read it twice & be clear with all the rules & regulations of the examination. The syllabus for the exam will be the same as the one for the state board or CBSE board has for its 12th board exams. Hence prepare your theory part very well.
Wish you the best for all the students who are going to appear for this exam. This article has provided detailed information about VITEEE & hope it has helped you at your best.