# Admission 2018
VIT Engineering Ent. Exam

VIT Engineering Ent. Exam

VIT University, established under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission (UGC) Act, 1956, was founded in 1984 as a self-financing Institution called the Vellore Engineering College. The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development conferred University status on Vellore Engineering College in 2001. The University is headed by its founder and Chancellor, Dr. G. Viswanathan, a former Parliamentarian and Minister in the Tamil Nadu Government. In recognition of his service to India in offering world class education, he was conferred an honorary doctorate by the West Virginia University, USA.
Exam Date :  First to Third week of April
Declaration of Result : Last week of April

Important Dates of VITEEE

1. Issue of Application Forms From 9th November 2016 (Wednesday)
2. Last date for receipt of Application Forms 28th February 2017 (Tuesday)
3. VIT Engineering Ent. Exam Dates 05.04.2017 to 16.04.2017(Wednesday to Sunday)
4. Declaration of Results (Tentative) On or before 24.04.2017 ( Monday)


Eligibility Norms
  1. Candidates whose date of birth falls on or after 1st July 1995 are eligible to apply for VITEEE-2017
  2. Candidates appearing for the VITEEE in 2017 should have secured an aggregate of 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology in the qualifying examination (+2/Intermediate)
  3. The average marks obtained in the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biology (PCM / PCB) in +2 (or its equivalent) put together should be 50% for the SC/ST & North Eastern State
  4. Candidates who have studied in Regular, Full Time and Formal Education are alone eligible to apply
  5. NIOS candidates are also eligible to appear for the VITEEE-2017
Exam Structure

Type of Questions No. of Questions Full Marks Negative Marks Duration
Physics 40  1 x 40 = 40 No 2.30 Hrs.
(3 Sessions per day)*
Chemistry 40  1 x 40 = 40 No
Mathematics 40  1 x 40 = 40 No
English 5 1 x 5 = 5 No
MCQs Total – 125 125    


*Exam Timings (IST):
Session-I – 09:00 am to 11:30 am /
Session-II – 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm /
Session-III – 04:00 pm to 6:30 pm

The duration of the entrance examination will be of 2 hours 30 minutes.
Number of examination days in a particular centre is based on the total number of application registered in that centre.
All the questions will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
PCME (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English)
  • Total 125 questions
  • 120 questions (Each 40 questions)
  • English 5 questions

PCBE (Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English)

  • Total 125 questions
  • 120 questions ( Each 40 questions)
  • English 5 questions

No Negative marks for wrong answers

  • Candidate appearing in PCME is eligible for all the B.Tech. Engineering programmes offered at VIT University
  • Candidates appearing in PCBE is eligible for only 3 B.Tech. Bio-stream Engineering programmes Refer (Information Brochure)

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