Vel Tech University Admission 2019 – Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sakunthala R&D Institute of Science & Technology situated in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India is a site for the students who want to pursue the Undergraduate, Post- Graduate and Doctoral Programmes in the Engineering field and Management Field. All the programmes follow the path of Choice Based Credit System (CBCS). Vel Tech was ranked 77 among Engineering colleges by NIRF in 2018. Also, it has been recognized as the Best Engineering Institution and ranked as 1st in India and 74th in the World by Times Higher Education World Young University 2016-17. Candidates can check the detailed information about Vel Tech such as its admission process, fee structure of various programmes, scholarship grants etc from this article.

Vel Tech University Admission 2019

  • Establishment: It was established in the year 1997 by Dr. R. Rangarajan.
  • Type: It is a deemed university.
  • Location & Area: It is located in Avadi, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It is spread over an area of about 103 acres. The nearest railway station is Chennai Central. All suburban trains stop at Avadi junction which is about 25 to 30 minutes drive away from the campus.
  • Campus: It has 4 other campuses namely as the Multi tech, High tech, VTRS and the Arts and Science.
  • Facilities: It has a state-of-the-art infrastructure spread over 100 acres. Vel Tech offers campus security, accommodation for staff and students, sports facilities, medical centres, library, transportation, smart classrooms, well equipped seminar halls, modern conference halls, auditoriums, laboratories, mentoring & counselling cell, training & placement division, entrepreneur development cell, wi-fi.
    It also provides hostel facilities for boys and girls, bank with ATMs, canteen/ cafeteria, 24×7 power-back-up facility, sewage treatment plants.

Courses Offered at Vel Tech University

Undergraduate Courses


  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Biotechnology Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering

Post- Graduate Courses

There are various departments at Post- Graduate level which offer various programmes. The name of the departments at Post- Graduate level are given below:

Aeronautical Engineering

  • Aeronautical Engineering (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles)- in collaboration with UCAL JAP

Civil Engineering

  • Structural Engineering
  • Construction Engineering & Mangement
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Network Engineering
  • Big Data Analytics

Electrical & Electronics Engineering

  • Power Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

  • Embedded System and Technologies

Information Technology

  • Information & Cyber Security

Mechanical Engineering

  • Industrial Engineering
  • Metallurgical & Material Science Engineering
  • Robotics
  • CAD/ CAM
  • Thermal Engineering
  • Machine Design
  • Industrial Safety & Engineering

Admission Process for Vel Tech

Eligibility Criteria for Undergraduate Courses

Similarly, in order to take admission in B.Tech Courses candidates will have to follow certain eligibility criteria set by the governing authority. Candidates can check the information given below for the same:

  • Candidates should have passed 10+2 or equivalent.
  • Candidates who will be appearing in 10+2 exams can also apply for admissions.
  • For Mahatma Gandhi Merit Scholarship, the State or Union Territory from which the candidate has studied and appeared for the qualifying examination (12th standard) will be taken as the state to which the candidate belongs, even if the nativity of the candidate is from another state or union territory.

Admission Channel: VTUEEE

Eligibility Criteria for Post- Graduate Courses

Candidates will have to match with certain eligibility criteria in order to take admission in Post- Graduate Programmes. Candidates can check the information given below for the same:

  • Candidates should have a full- time Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized university with CGPA greater than 6.
  • Consistent Academic record in 10th and 12th class is required.

Admission Channel: GATE / VTPGEE.

Candidates can check the detailed Eligibility Criteria of Post- Graduate Programmes from the information given below:

Mechanical Engineering

Programmes Eligibility
Mechanical Engineering (Machine Design, Metallurgical & Material Science, CAD/ CAM, Industrial Safety & Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Robotics, Thermal Engineering) B.E./ B.Tech
  • Mechanical Engg.
  • Automobile Engg.
  • Manufacturing Engg./ Tech.
  • Production Engg./ Tech.
  • Aerospace Tech.
  • Industrial Engg.
  • Marine Engg.
  • Mechatronics
  • Aeronautical Engg.
  • Aerospace Engg.
  • Material Science & Engineering
  • Chemical Engg.

Civil Engineering

Programme Eligibility
Civil Engineering (Geo Technical Engineering, Construction Engineering & Management, Environmental Engineering, Structural Engineering) B.E./ B.Tech.
  • Civil Engineering
  • Civil & Structural Engineering
  • Agricultural & Irrigation Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Geo- Informatics Engineering

B.Tech (Energy & Environmental Engineering) of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore
B.E./ B.Tech

  • Mechanical Engineering (sponsored candidates from Government Organizations)
  • Electrical Engineering (with 3 years of relevant experience) (sponsored candidates from government organizations)
  • M.Sc. in Chemistry, Microbiology, Environmental Science, Biotechnology, Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemical

Information Technology

Programme Eligibility
Information Technology (Information & Cyber Security) B.E./ B.Tech
  • Electronics & Communication Engg.
  • Computer Science & Engg.
  • Information Technology
  • Software Engineering
  • Computer & Communication Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Programme Eligibility Criteria
Computer Science & Engineering (Computer Science & Engineering, Big Data Analytics, Network Engineering) B.E./ B.Tech
  • Electronics & Communication Engg.
  • Information Technology
  • Computer Science & Engg.
  • Software Engg.
  • Electronics Engg.
  • Computers & Communication Engg.
  • Medical Electronics
  • Biomedical Engg.
  • M.S/ M.Sc. Computer Science or IT or Software Engineering/ MCA or any other equivalent degree

Aeronautical Engineering

Programme Eligibility
Aeronautical Engineering (Aeronautical Engineering collaborated with UCAL JAP) B.E./ B.Tech
  • Mechanical Engg.
  • Aeronautical Engg.
  • Aerospace Engg.
  • Mechatronics Engg.
  • Production Engg.
  • Manufacturing Engg.
  • Civil Engg.
  • ECE
  • EEE
  • E&I

Vel Tech Fee Structure

Fee Structure of Undergraduate Programmes

Annual Tuition Fee (INR) Academic & Career Advancement Fee Examination Fee Annual Programme Fee Payable (INR)
Rs 1,70,000 Rs 15,000 Rs 5,000 Rs 1,90,000
Rs 1,90,000 Rs 15,000 Rs 5,000 Rs 2,10,000
Rs 2,10,000 Rs 15,000 Rs 5,000 Rs 2,30,000

Caution Deposit: Rs 5,000/- payable once during admission and refundable at the time of the programme.

Fee Structure of Post- Graduate Programmes

Programme Amount (INR)
M.Tech Rs 25,000
M.Tech Internal Combustion Engines (Collaborated with ARAI) Rs 1,50,000
M.Tech Aeronautical Engineering (Collaborated with UCAL JAP) Rs 1,00,000

Scholarship offered at Vel Tech

Phase 1

Actual Tuition Fee (INR) MPC Aggregate (%) Scholarship in Tuition Fee (%) Tuition Fee (%) Academic & Career Scholarship in Tuition Fee (%) Advancement Fee (INR) Exam Fee Annual Program Fee Payable (INR)
Rs 1,70,000 Above 95% 75% Rs 42,500 Rs 15,000 Rs 5,000 Rs 62,500
90- 94.9% 50% Rs 85,000 Rs 1,05,000
80- 89.9% 25% Rs 1,27,500 Rs 1,47,500
70- 79.9% 10% Rs 1,53,000 Rs 1,73,000

Phase 2

Actual Tuition Fee (INR) MPC Aggregate (%) Scholarship in Tuition Fee (%) Tuition Fee (%) Academic & Career Advancement Fee (INR) Exam Fee Annual Program Fee Payable (INR)
Rs 1,90,000 Above 95% 75% Rs 47,500 Rs 15,000 Rs 5,000 Rs 67,500
90- 94.9% 50% Rs 95,000 Rs 1,15,000
80- 89.9% 25% Rs 1,42,500 Rs 1,62,500
70- 79.9% 10% Rs 1,71,000 Rs 1,91,000

Phase 3

Actual Tuition Fee (INR) MPC Aggregate (%) Scholarship in Tuition Fee (%) Tuition Fee (%) Academic & Career Advancement Fee (INR) Exam Fee Annual Program Fee Payable (INR)
Rs 2,10,000 Above 95% 75% Rs 67,500 Rs 15,000 Rs 5,000 Rs 87,500
90- 94.9% 50% Rs 1,15,000 Rs 1,35,000
80- 89.9% 25% Rs 1,62,500 Rs 1,82,500
70- 79.9% 10% Rs 1,91,000 Rs 2,11,000

Note: Caution Deposit for all the phases will be Rs 5,000 payable once during admission and refundable at the end of the programme.

Placement Record of Vel Tech

There are a number of recruiters who visit the campus to offer job opportunities to students. The list for the same is given below:

  1. Amazon
  2. IBM
  3. Oracle
  4. Polaris
  5. Saint Gobain Glass
  6. Wipro
  7. Wipro Technologies
  8. HCL Technologies
  9. Indian Navy
  10. Tech Mahindra
  11. Virtusa
  12. Bajaj Capital
  13. Indian Army
  14. Renault Nissan
  15. Hewlett- Packard (HP)

Quick Facts

#1: In the year 1997, inception (establishment) of Engineering College.

#2: In the year 2008, transition to Deemed to be University under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1951.

#3: In the year 2016, NAAC ‘A’ Grade Accreditation.


No. 42, Avadi- Vel Tech Road,
Avadi, Chennai- 600 062
Tamil Nadu, India
Telephone Number: 044- 2433 4845, 2433 5828
E-mail: [email protected]

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