Direct Admission in VIT University Vellore 2024

VIT Vellore or Vellore Institute of Technology is a huge name among the top engineering colleges in India. It tops the list of engineering aspirants residing in Tamil Nadu. The institute offers 6870 total seats in engineering including all the specializations and degrees. Out of 6870 seats, only a limited number of seats are given for direct admission under management quota.

Direct admission is an easy path and gives opportunities to many students to study at their desired college. But you need to act fast as the number of seats is very limited. If you take a lot of time thinking, you might just lose the opportunity.

Read my article on Direct Admission in VIT Vellore till the end and get a complete understanding of the college, course admissions, fees, and the services we provide!

Note: This article will be pretty long, so you can use the table below to navigate the article.

College Overview

Established Year1984
AccreditationNIRF, MHRD, QS World University, QS Asia University, UGC
Courses Technology
Applied Sciences

VIT Vellore was first established in 1984 as Vellore Engineering College, and later it became a deemed university under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 in 2001. The institute has many academic programs in Technology, Engineering, Applied Sciences, and Management.

The VIT Vellore campus covers 250 acres and is divided into northern and southern blocks on either side of the Chennai-Bangalore railway line connected. The academic buildings, laboratories, libraries, hostels, playing fields, and other facilities are part of its infrastructure.

The academic achievement standards of VIT Vellore rank not only at the national but also at international levels. Some of its achievements include:

  • 8th Best University in India by NIRF 2023.
  • 11th in Research and Engineering by NIRF.
  • QS World University Ranking between 851-900 globally.
  • QS Asia University Ranking at 173.

VIT Vellore has a state-of-the-art infrastructure, well-accomplished faculty members with global exposure, and innovation-oriented surroundings that give students a great kick-start for successful careers. Its status coupled with quality learning makes it one of the most preferred private institutions in India.


Engineering Courses (B.Tech)

  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • CSE
  • CSE (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)
  • CSE (Artificial Intelligence and Data Engineering)
  • CSE (Bioinformatics)
  • CSE (Cyber Security)
  • Health Science Technology
  • CSE (Information Security)
  • CSE (Internet of Things)
  • CSE and Business Systems(in collaboration with TCS)
  • CSE (Data Science)
  • CSE (Block Chain Technology)
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical and Computer Science Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering (Biomedical Engineering)
  • Electronics Engineering (VLSI Design and Technology)
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering(Electric Vehicles)
  • Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing Engineering)

Undergraduate Courses

  • B.Des. Industrial Design
  • Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch)
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture
  • B.Sc. Hospitality and Hotel Administration
  • B.Sc. Computer Science 
  • B.Sc. Multimedia & Animation 
  • B.Sc. Visual Communication 
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)
  • B.Com. – Business Process Services
  • B.Com. – Banking and Capital Markets
  • B.Com – Financial Technology
  • Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)

Integrated Courses

  • Integrated M.Tech. Software Engineering
  • Integrated M.Tech. CSE in collaboration with Virtusa
  • Integrated M.Tech. CSE (Data Science)
  • Integrated M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • Integrated M.Sc. Food Science and Technology
  • Integrated M.Sc Computational Statistics and Data Analytics
  • Integrated M.Sc. Physics with B.Sc. Physics/B.Sc. Physics (Hons)
  • Integrated M.Sc. Chemistry with B.Sc. Chemistry/B.Sc. Chemistry (Hons)
  • Integrated M.Sc. Mathematics with B.Sc. Mathematics/B.Sc. Mathematics (Hons)

Postgraduate Courses

  • M.Tech. Biomedical Engineering
  • M.Tech CAD/CAM
  • M.Tech.Construction Technology and Management
  • M.Tech. Control and Automation
  • M.Tech. IoT and Sensor Systems
  • M.Tech. Mechatronics
  • M.Tech. Power Electronics and Drives
  • M.Tech. Structural Engineering
  • M.Tech. Applied Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • M.Tech. Automotive Electronics
  • M.Tech – Automotive Engineering
  • M.Tech. Biotechnology
  • M.Tech Electronics & Communication Engineering (Intelligent Communication Systems)
  • M.Tech. Manufacturing Engineering
  • M.Tech. CSE
  • M. Tech. CSE (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)
  • M. Tech. CSE (Big Data Analytics)
  • M. Tech. CSE (Information Security)
  • M.Tech. Embedded Systems
  • M.Tech. VLSI Design
  • M.Des. (Industrial Design)
  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • M.Sc. Applied Microbiology
  • M.Sc. Biomedical Genetics
  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics
  • M.Sc. Chemistry
  • M.Sc. Data Science
  • M.Sc. Physics
  • Master of Social Work

Direct Admission Procedure in VIT Vellore

  • Step 1: Research and Finalize your course and specialization

VIT Vellore offers many courses in different fields and within those courses also you’ll find many specializations. Evaluate your interests and pick a course and specialization that suits your passion. You can even get help from us if you find any difficulty with the courses.

  • Step 2: Check the Eligibility Criteria

Check what is the basic eligibility criteria for your course. These can include academic qualifications, certain subjects in qualifying exams, and minimum percentage.

  • Step 3: Gather detailed Information

Collect detailed information about the process of direct admission such as documents required, fees to be paid, and any other necessary details.

  • Step 4: Fill out the application form

The application form is there online on the official website of VIT Vellore. You can download the application form here and fill it out with your personal and academic details.

  • Step 5: Submit the documents

After the application form, the college will ask for a few documents that verify your identity. Upload those documents online or visit the college to submit the documents.

  • Step 6: Pay the Fees

As the document verification is complete and the college officials feel to go forward with your application, they will call you to confirm your admission by paying a certain amount of fees.

  • Step 7: Confirm your admission

As the fee payment is done, the college will either mail or post the allotment letter to you confirming your admission.

  • Step 8: Commencement of Classes

VIT will notify you of the dates for the commencement of classes. Make sure you attend the orientation of your course

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Documents Required for Admission

Undergraduate (UG) CoursesPostgraduate (PG) Courses
10th Marks Card10th & 12th Marks Card
12th Marks CardPGCET/GATE Admission Order
COMEDK/KCET/JEE Admission OrderUG Marks Card for All Semesters
Identity ProofCaste Certificate
Category CertificateMigration Certificate
Transfer CertificateAddress Proof
Eligibility CertificateIncome Certificate
Fee Payment ReceiptTransfer Certificate
Recent PhotographsRecent Photographs

Fees Structure

Engineering Courses (B.Tech) Fees

BiotechnologyRs 1,73,000
Chemical EngineeringRs 1,73,000
Civil EngineeringRs 1,73,000
CSERs 1,95,000
CSE (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)Rs 1,95,000
CSE (Artificial Intelligence and Data Engineering)Rs 1,95,000
CSE (Bioinformatics)Rs 1,95,000
CSE (Cyber Security)Rs 1,95,000
Health Science TechnologyRs 1,73,000
CSE (Information Security)Rs 1,95,000
CSE (Internet of Things)Rs 1,95,000
CSE and Business Systems(in collaboration with TCS)Rs 1,95,000
CSE (Data Science)Rs 1,95,000
CSE (Block Chain Technology)Rs 1,95,000
Electrical and Electronics EngineeringRs 1,95,000
Electrical and Computer Science EngineeringRs 1,73,000
Electronics and Communication EngineeringRs 1,95,000
Electronics and Instrumentation EngineeringRs 1,95,000
Electronics and Communication Engineering (Biomedical Engineering)Rs 1,73,000
Electronics Engineering (VLSI Design and Technology)Rs 1,95,000
Information TechnologyRs 1,95,000
Mechanical EngineeringRs 1,95,000
Mechanical Engineering(Electric Vehicles)Rs 1,95,000
Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing Engineering)Rs 1,95,000

Undergraduate Course Fees

B.Des. Industrial DesignRs 1,73,000
Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch)Rs 3,10,000
B.Sc. (Hons) AgricultureRs 1,10,000
B.Sc. Hospitality and Hotel AdministrationRs 75,000
B.Sc. Computer Science Rs 55,000
B.Sc. Multimedia & Animation Rs 97,000
B.Sc. Visual Communication Rs 1,25,000
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)Rs 55,000
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)Rs 55,000
B.Com. – Business Process ServicesRs 65,000
B.Com. – Banking and Capital MarketsRs 90,000
B.Com – Financial TechnologyRs 90,000
Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)Rs 55,000

Integrated Course Fees

Integrated M.Tech. Software EngineeringRs 96,000
Integrated M.Tech. CSE in collaboration with VirtusaRs 96,000
Integrated M.Tech. CSE (Data Science)Rs 96,000
Integrated M.Sc. BiotechnologyRs 75,000
Integrated M.Sc. Food Science and TechnologyRs 75,000
Integrated M.Sc Computational Statistics and Data AnalyticsRs 75,000
Integrated M.Sc. Physics with B.Sc. Physics/B.Sc. Physics (Hons)Rs 75,000
Integrated M.Sc. Chemistry with B.Sc. Chemistry/B.Sc. Chemistry (Hons)Rs 75,000
Integrated M.Sc. Mathematics with B.Sc. Mathematics/B.Sc. Mathematics (Hons)Rs 75,000

Postgraduate Course Fees

M.Tech. Biomedical EngineeringRs 1,50,000
M.Tech CAD/CAMRs 1,50,000
M.Tech.Construction Technology and ManagementRs 1,50,000
M.Tech. Control and AutomationRs 1,50,000
M.Tech. IoT and Sensor SystemsRs 1,50,000
M.Tech. MechatronicsRs 1,50,000
M.Tech. Power Electronics and DrivesRs 1,50,000
M.Tech. Structural EngineeringRs 1,50,000
M.Tech. Applied Computational Fluid DynamicsRs 1,80,000
M.Tech. Automotive ElectronicsRs 1,80,000
M.Tech – Automotive EngineeringRs 1,80,000
M.Tech. BiotechnologyRs 1,80,000
M.Tech Electronics & Communication Engineering (Intelligent Communication Systems)Rs 1,80,000
M.Tech. Manufacturing EngineeringRs 1,80,000
M.Tech. CSERs 1,90,000
M. Tech. CSE (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)Rs 1,92,000
M. Tech. CSE (Big Data Analytics)Rs 1,90,000
M. Tech. CSE (Information Security)Rs 1,90,000
M.Tech. Embedded SystemsRs 1,90,000
M.Tech. VLSI DesignRs 1,90,000
M.Des. (Industrial Design)Rs 1,90,000
Master of ArchitectureRs 1,20,000
Master of Computer Applications (MCA)Rs 1,37,000
Master of Business Administration (MBA)Rs 3,48,000
M.Sc. Applied MicrobiologyRs 80,000
M.Sc. Biomedical GeneticsRs 80,000
M.Sc. BiotechnologyRs 1,10,000
M.Sc. Business StatisticsRs 80,000
M.Sc. ChemistryRs 60,000
M.Sc. Data ScienceRs 80,000
M.Sc. PhysicsRs 60,000
Master of Social WorkRs 60,000

Eligibility Criteria for Courses at VIT Vellore 

For Undergraduate Courses:

  • He/She must have passed 12th standard or equivalent with a minimum 60% aggregate marks in PCM/PCB (50% for SC/ST students from Jammu & Kashmir, North-Eastern states)
  • Should have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Maths/Biology in 12th standard
  • Date of birth should be on or after 1st July 2001
  • Applicant must be an Indian citizen (NRI/International students can apply directly under the relevant category)

For Postgraduate Courses:

  • Candidate must have completed a relevant bachelor’s degree with a minimum 60% marks (55% for SC/ST students)
  • Should have studied Maths as one of the subjects in 12th standard or bachelor’s degree
  • No age limit
  • Applicants must be Indian citizens (NRI/International students can apply directly)
  • Meeting the above criteria makes candidates eligible to apply for direct admission to UG and PG programs at VIT Vellore under the management quota.

Why direct admission in VIT Vellore?

  • Guaranteed Seat Allotment 

Direct admission under the management quota guarantees you a seat in your desired course. You don’t have to face the uncertainty of entrance exams and competing for limited seats under the All India or the State Quota.

  • Avoid the stress of qualifying for Entrance Exams 

If entrance exams are not your strong suit or you want to avoid anxiousness, direct admission offers a way to get into college based on your academics without writing competitive tests.

  • Flexible and Basic Eligibility Criteria

Management quota often has more flexible eligibility criteria. It opened doors for students who couldn’t qualify for the entrance exams but are still deserving candidates.

  • Save your Time and Effort

Direct admission simplifies things and saves you the time and hard work spent on preparing for entrance tests. Especially useful if you missed application deadlines or want to avoid months of exam preparation.

  • Focus on Academic Goals 

Choosing direct admission means you can channel your time and energy fully on academics and college life rather than on rigorous exam preparation. Eases the transition into college.

  • Customized Goals

Management quota involves interacting with counselors who provide one-on-one guidance on admission to help you make the right choices.

  • A Ray of Hope for Late Applicants

If you missed regular admission deadlines, management quota gives late applicants a chance to still get into college, instead of waiting months for the next intake.

How can I help you?

My role is to make your admission process simplified by being there for you every step of the way whether you need clarifications, tips about the whole process or want your application to look different than others to make this as simple as possible.

  • Initial discussion

First, we can talk about your educational background, interests, and goals. So that I will know what you are interested in and design a plan for your admission purposes.

  • Assessing courses and eligibility

In agreement with you, we will outline the particular subjects which you have chosen and review some of the requirements. In case,  there is an insufficiency in fulfilling all the stated criteria, we shall find other ways out or whichever path to achieve it.

  • Documents guidance

I will provide specific instructions on what documents (academic certificates) should be submitted along with other documentation as per VIT Vellore guidelines.

  • Helping with the application process

I will assist you with filling out the application form and submitting it accurately. We should go through it twice before submitting it to avoid any mistakes.

  • Sailing through the direct admission procedure

I am going to lead you from direct admissions under the management quota based on my knowledge of VIT Vellore’s admission rules. This consists of all necessary entrance tests/ interviews etc., and how one can make the best impression here.

Why must you choose us?

  • Years of Experience:

Having in-depth knowledge of the application, I can navigate through the process easily. In my time with this school, I have seen numerous students successfully manage to do it, and will do the same for you.

  • Personalized Mentoring:

I appreciate that your journey is different from anyone else’s path. Therefore, I take my time to understand your educational background, hobbies, and what you want to achieve in life. This way, I give guidance that meets your goals.

  • Clear Communication:

No surprises! At every step of the way – admission notifications, deadlines, or possible obstacles – I’ll keep you posted. It is paramount that we are transparent during this process.

  • Problem-Solving Skills:

However, there will be challenges along the way but count on me to stand up against them. Doubts? Documentation issues? Mistakes? I’ll address them efficiently, ensuring a seamless experience.

  • Institutional Insights:

Additionally, besides having a general understanding of BMSCE Bangalore for example; there are other things that I know about it. This involves their facilities, faculty as well as strengths which will help you to make informed decisions.

  • Ongoing Assistance:

I continue walking beside you even after admission into campus. You might require clarifications or consultation. Look no further; just send me a message any time.

Frequently Asked Question

1. How can I directly get admission to VIT Vellore?

Mainly do research for the courses, verify eligibility, gather details, complete application forms, submit documents, pay fees, and receive the allotment letter.

2. What’s the total number of seats under the management quota?

Approximately 15-20% of seats are designated for management quota in VIT Vellore for B.Tech admission.

3. What are the fees for a management quota seat in CSE?

The approximate fee structure of direct B. Tech CSE admission to VIT Vellore amounts to Rs. 1.95 lakhs per annum.

4. Is it mandatory that Maths subjects should be there in 12th for B.Tech admissions?

Yes, Math should have been studied at the +2 level to get into undergraduate programs at VIT Vellore.

5. Does VIT accept late entry through management quota after the commencement of classes?

Yes, they allow potential students who apply for late entry via management, before the beginning of sessions.

6. Can I take admission directly under the NRI/foreign student category?

Yes, NRI students can choose this option (direct admission under the NRI category) on the international application form available on its website.

7. Does VIT have integrated double degree programs?

Yes, there are some 5 year integrated M.Tech, and M.Sc. programs in CSE, Biotech, Physics, Chemistry, etc.

8. Is there any entrance test for BBA admission?

No, there is no entrance examination for BBA/BBM admission under the management quota in VIT.


I hope this article has given you an idea about direct admission in VIT Vellore which includes the process, fees, eligibility criteria, and documents required as well as the advantages of making such decisions. VIT Vellore provides its scholars with a high-end environment for education and is recognized for its modern learning facilities. 

Direct admission allows students who aspire to join particular programs to avoid entrance exams that must be passed during application time while enrolling into specific courses. If this article has helped you in any way then do spread the word about details on management quota admissions at VIT Vellore and more by sharing this article. Don’t hesitate to contact me anytime in case you need help or clarification regarding the application process.

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