Established in 1984, VIT University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Vellore (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Tamil Nadu. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Chennai. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, VIT University (VIT) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. VIT University (VIT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 33 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Indian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. VIT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
|Local students Local student||1,000-2,500 US$|
|International students Int'l student||5,000-7,500 US$|
Men and Women (coed)
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Vellore 632 014
+91 (416) 220 2168 / 220 2157
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
University Grants Commission, India
Year of first Accreditation
Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations
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