VITMEE 2018 (VIT Master’s Entrance Examination) is an engineering entrance examination by Vellore Institute of Technology. VIT conducts this examination for M.Tech admissions in 7 schools of VIT. Even the GATE qualified candidates need to appear in VITMEE 2018 to get a seat. Although such candidates will be given preference during admission. VITMEE 2018 will be held at various test centers in online mode only. The application process is now over. The further stages of the process will now be held as per schedule. Stay updated with us on this page below.
Read below to know all the details about VITMEE 2018. Also, the find the important VITMEE 2018 dates from this page.
It is important that you are aware of the important VITMEE 2018 dates. At this moment, VIT is accepting the online applications on their official website. Thus, to keep a track of all the dates and events read the table below. Also, there is a link provided to apply online.
|VITMEE 2018||Important Dates|
|Start of online application||22 Feb 2018|
|Last date to apply online||21 May 2018|
|Last date to edit application form||21 May 2018|
|Slot Booking||28 May 2018|
|Availability of Admit Card||Last week of May (To be announced)|
|Declaration of Result||08 June 2018|
|Last Date of Payment of Balance Fees||13 Jul 2018|
VITMEE 2018 Slot Booking
What is VITMEE 2018 Slot Booking? Well, in simple words, it is an online booking system where you can book your seat in a particular test center. Although you will need to choose from the available list of centers, you can choose them as per convenience. Also, you can choose the time and date slot for your test.
As soon as the slot booking will start, candidates must not delay and book their slots. Candidates will be themselves responsible to book their slots. VIT will cancel the candidature if no slots are booked on time.
VITMEE 2018 Application Form
The application process is now going on. Candidates who have a valid GATE score, and desire to take admission in VIT, must also appear in VITMEE 2018. To fill the application form, click on the “Apply Online” button below. Before applying do read the eligibility criteria. Also, note that only the online mode of application is available.
Application Fee: Rs. 1121/-
Mode of Payment: Online only
Steps to apply online:
- Access the official VITMEE 2018 Portal
- If you are a new user, register first.
- Login with the credentials
- Fill the online application form
- Upload photograph and signature
- Make payment
- Download and store for future reference
VITMEE 2018 Eligibility Criteria
To apply for VITMEE 2018, candidates must fulfil the following eligibility norms:
- Candidate should be a graduate.
- They should have a minimum aggregate percentage of 60%.
- It is must to have a consistent record in X and XII Std.
- If the candidate is in the final year, they can also apply. Although, at the time of interview at VIT, they should complete the final year.
- By August 15, candidates should be able to produce the final year marks and Provisional degree certificate.
- National, as well as NRI candidates, can apply for VITMEE 2018.
Academic Qualification Needed:
To apply for various courses under the M.Tech programme, there are specific academic qualifications. Read them below:
|Course Name||Academic Qualification Required|
|Automotive Engineering in collaboration with Automotive Research Association of India, (ARAI), Pune||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Mechanical / Automobile / Production / Manufacturing Engineering or Mechatronics or any equivalent degree.|
|Computer Aided Design / Computer Aided Manufacturing||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Mechanical / Automobile or Production Engineering or any equivalent degree.|
|Energy and Environmental Engineering||B.E/B.Tech. in Civil / Mechanical / Biotechnology / Chemical / Electrical / Biochemical / Environmental / M.Sc in Chemistry, Microbiology, Environmental Science, Biotechnology, Biochemistry.|
|Mechatronics||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Mechanical / Automobile / Manufacturing / Production / Electrical & Electronics / Electronics & Communication / Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation & Control / Computer Science / Information Technology / Mechatronics or any equivalent degree.|
|Manufacturing Engineering||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Mechanical / Production / Manufacturing / Automobile Engineering or any equivalent degree.|
|Structural Engineering||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Civil Engineering / Civil & Structural Engineering or any equivalent degree.|
|Information Technology (Networking)||B.E/B.Tech in any branch / MCA / M.S / M.Sc in Computer science / IT / Software Engg. or any other equivalent degree.|
|Nanotechnology||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in ECE / EEE / Mechanical Engg. / Chemical Engg. / Metallurgical Engg. / E&I / M.Sc. Physics with Spl. In Electronics / Material Science / Solid State Physics / B.Tech Nanotechnology / M.Sc. Nanotechnology / Nanoscience or any equivalent degree.|
|Communication Engineering||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Electrical / Electronics / EEE/ ECE/ Telecommunication, E&I/ Computer Sciences* / M.Sc. Physics with Electronics spl. / Electronics or any equivalent degree.
(*Bridge course needed)
|Sensor System Technology||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in EEE / ECE / E&I / CSE / Instrumentation & Control / Bio-Medical / Mechatronics / M.Sc. Degree in Electronics / Physics with Electronics or any equivalent degree.|
|VLSI Design (Very Large Scale Integration Design)||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Electrical / Electronics / EEE / ECE / E&I or any equivalent degree|
|Automotive Electronics in collaboration with TIFAC-CORE industry partners||B.E/B.Tech. A Degree in ECE / Telecommunication / CSE / EIE / IT / EEE / Mechatronics or any equivalent degree|
|Power Electronics and Drives||Power Electronics and Drives B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Electrical / Electronics / EEE / ECE / E&I or any equivalent degree|
|Computer Science and Engineering||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in any branch / M.S / M.Sc. Computer Science or IT or Software Engineering / MCA or any other equivalent degree|
|CSE in Cloud Computing / Big Data Analytics/ Information security||B.E/ B.Tech Degree in any Branch / MCA or any other equivalent degree.|
|Biotechnology||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Chemical/Leather Technology/Biotechnology/Industrial Biotechnology/ Biochemical/Bio-Medical/Bio-Informatics or a Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy or M.Sc. Degree in any branch of Life Sciences/MBBS/M.Sc.(Ag) & M.V.Sc.|
|Embedded Systems||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in ECE/EEE/Mechatronics/EIE/CSE/IT/Telecommunication/Control & Instrut.|
|Control and Automation||B.Tech(EEE)/ B.Tech(ECE)/ B.Tech(E&I)/any other Equivalent UG degree/ Instrumentation/ Electronics/Control.|
|Biomedical Engineering||B.E/B.Tech Degree in Bio-Medical Engg/Bio-Medical Instrumentation/Medical Electronics/ECE/ EIE/EEE/Biotechnology*/Bio-Informatics*/Mechanical/M.Sc in Biophysics/ Electronics/Physics/ Bio-Medical Sciences/ Bio-medical Instrumentation or any equivalent degree.
(* Bridge courses needed)
|Computer and Communication Engineering||B.E/B.Tech in any branch / MCA / M.S / M.Sc in Computer science / IT / Software Engg. / Electronics / Applied Electronics / Physics Spec. with Electronics or any other equivalent degree.|
|Construction Technology & Management||B.E/B.Tech. Degree in Civil Engineering / Civil & Structural Engineering / B.Arch. or any equivalent degree|
Through VITMEE 2018, VIT will offer the seats in the following M.Tech Courses:
VITMEE 2018 Admit Card
VIT releases admit card for VITMEE. This admit card will be available only for those candidates, who will fill the application form correctly. Moreover, this will also serve as an identification card in the VITMEE 2018 Exam centre. Thus, make sure to download the admit card without fail.
The Admit card will contain the important details like slot, date of examination and also the address of your test centre, test schedule and other instructions. In addition to that, your personal details will also be available on it.
Important: VIT will issue the admit card only to those candidates who will book their Slots.
VITMEE 2018 Exam Pattern
Here is all you need to know about the exam pattern of VITMEE 2018:
- Mode of examination: Online (CBT)
- Number of Questions in each paper: 100 (80 will be from the chosen technical subject and 20 will be from English communication)
- Maximum Marks: 100
- Duration: 2 Hours
- Marking Scheme: +1 for each correct answer and no negative marks for wrong answers
The examination will be conducted in 2 shifts in 2 days. candidates will be able to choose their preferred seats during the slot booking process.
- Date: 2 and 3 June 2018
- Time: 10.00 am – 12.00 noon & 02.30 pm – 04.30 pm
VITMEE 2018 Test Centres
Out of the following test centres, the candidates need to choose their preferred test city. The slot booking process will allow the candidates to choose their preferred city, time and dates of examination. Below is the list of test cities for VITMEE 2018:
VITMEE 2018 Syllabus
What will be asked in VITMEE 2018? Well, this depends on the courses you have applied for. VIT has prescribed the syllabus of VITMEE 2018. Thus, we have provided the same below for all the M.Tech Courses.
VITMEE 2018 Result
In the month of July, VIT will release the VITMEE 2018 Result. Candidates will be able to check it by logging into their account using their credentials – roll number and date of birth. Also, the result will carry the rank, section-wise marks and total marks of the candidate.
On the basis of VITMEE scores, candidates will be appearing in the counselling process. Although, VIT makes it clear that the candidates with valid GATE scores, will be given preference during admission.
VITMEE 2018 Counselling Process
Candidates qualifying VITMEE 2018, will appear for VITMEE 2018 counselling. Also, GATE qualified candidates will be preferred here. However, as was mentioned earlier GATE candidates must also appear in VITMEE 2018 and qualify the same. VIT campuses Vellore, Chennai & VIT Bhopal will be the only venues for the counselling process.
The list of short-listed candidates will be published on the website or personal SMS will be sent to the registered mobile number for an interview/counselling at Vellore/ Chennai/VIT-Bhopal.
Candidates who are called for counselling have to pay a sum of Rs. 12,000/ towards counselling fees. The counselling fees are Non-Refundable, but it will be adjusted in the tuition fees once the candidate joins the Institute. The mode of payment of the counselling fee will be a Computerised DD, payable to “Vellore Institute of Technology”, at Vellore.
VITMEE 2018 Fee Structure
VIT offers various M.Tech courses. Also, the candidates are divided into category 1 and category 2 when it comes to the payment of the fees.
What is Category 1 and Category 2 in VITMEE 2018?
VIT decides this category based on VITMEE scores. Category 1 candidates are the Students with good rank in the VIT Entrance Exam and others are placed in Category 2. As per your category, you will be eligible for various scholarships at VIT and fee waiver schemes.
Below is the fee structure of VIT:
VITMEE 2018 Scholarship Programmes
Apart from the above-discussed fee waiver scheme, VIT also offers scholarship programmes. The deserving candidates are recognised and encouraged.
- To the top six GATE Qualified scores in each M.Tech programme, VIT will provide a Monthly stipend of Rs .4000/-.
- Also, under the DADD fellowship, top VITMEE / GATE scorers will get a stipend of 3600 Euros (i.e. Rs.2.40 lakhs) for a double degree programme in Communication Engineering.
- For M.Tech (Nanotechnology), VIT will provide a student fellowship of Rs. 12,400/- p.m per student and a Contingency of Rs. 15,000/- p.a per student. However, this will be valid for the first 20 students admitted to M.Tech Nanotechnology, provided by DST (Nano Mission Council).
For more details, download the information brochure.
Official Website: www.vit.ac.in