VTU University at vtu.ac.in

country rank  23
world rank  1790

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University Overview

Founded in 1998, Visvesvaraya Technological University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large city of Belgaum (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Karnataka. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 19 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. VTU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

University Location

Address Jnana Sangama, Machche Belgaum
Belgaum (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
590 018 Karnataka
India
T +91 (831) 240 5454
F +91 (831) 240 5456

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Resgistrar VTU
Belgaum 590 018
+91 (831) 240 5468

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range over-45,000
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range over-5,000
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
University Grants Commission, India


Year of first Accreditation
1998


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Council of Architecture (COA)

Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018