Vel Tech Admission

Vel Tech University Engineering Entrance Exam (VTUEEE) 2018 is for admission to B.Tech programs at Vel Tech. VTUEEE 2018 is being conducted in two phases – 1, 2. Those who appear in phase 1 can avail university fee structure of 2017, whereas 2018 fee structure is applicable for those who appear in phase 2. Also, top rankers of the exam become eligible for scholarships.

Latest: B.Tech Counselling Call Letter for VTUEEE 2018 Phase 2 has been announced. Check the same from result page provided below.

Vel Tech University Engineering Entrance Exam 2018

Get here complete details of VTUEEE 2018 including dates, application form, admit card, result. To start with, schedule of exam is as follows.

VTUEEE 2018 Phase I Phase II
Significance Those who appear in Phase I will avail fee structure 2017. Those who appear in Phase II will avail fee structure 2018.
Last date to apply 15 Jan 2018 08 Apr 2018
Date of pen and paper test 21 Jan 2018 15 to 22 Apr 2018
Date of computer based test 15 Apr – 22 Apr 2018
Announcement of VTUEEE results 04 Feb 2018 15 Feb 2018 30 Apr 2018

The examination timing for morning session is 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM. And the timing for afternoon session is 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM.

Candidates may note that in accordance with UGC guidelines, Vel Tech University is now Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr.Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology. Since most applicants are still referring to it as VTU, hence it is mostly referred to as VTU. However, for all official purposes, name is now Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr.Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology


The university offers 23 B.Tech programs and also more programs in collaboration with international universities. Those who wish to appear in VTUEEE must fill and submit VTUEEE 2018 application form. One must also ensure to check eligibility criteria. Applicants can download admit card from the official website in time. Appearing candidates can check result after exam. Get here complete details of VTUEEE 2018 such as dates, application form, admit card, result. Undergraduate engineering admissions to Veltech Dr.RR & Dr.SR University is on basis of VTUEEE 2018.

VTUEEE Eligibility Criteria 2018

To appear in VTU 2018 engineering entrance examination, candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria. The eligibility criteria for VTUEEE 2018 is as follows:

  • Candidate must have either completed 10+2 system of Higher Secondary Examination conducted by any State Board, Central Board of higher Secondary Education (CBSE, New Delhi); or The Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE, New Delhi); National Institute of Open Schooling; Intermediate or two-year Pre-University Examination conducted by a recognized Board / University; High School Certificate Examination of the University of Cambridge or equivalent.
  • He/she should have passed in 10+2 or its equivalent.
  • Also those who are appearing in 10+2 exam in Mar / Apr / May 2018 can appear.
  • In the event that candidates apply for Veltech Mahatma Gandhi National Merit Scholarship, then, in that case, the state of qualifying 10+2 will be taken as state of belonging.

Eligibility criteria for Vel Tech Lateral Entry Into B.Tech

A candidate who fulfills any one of the following conditions is eligible to apply for lateral entry into B.Tech:

  • One who possesses Diploma in Engineering / Technology awarded by the State Board of Technical Education or its equivalent can apply for admission to corresponding branch.
  • Otherwise those who possess Degree in Science (B.Sc.,) (10+2+3 stream) with Mathematics as a subject at the B.Sc. level can apply.

VTUEEE 2018 Application Form

Candidates can apply for VTUEEE 2018 if they wish to study B.Tech at the University. Since the application form is already available, you should apply soon. The key points regarding VTUEEE Application Form 2018 are as follows:

  • First of all, candidates need to decide whether they want to appear in Phase I or Phase II.
  • Those who wish to avail fee structure 2017 must apply for Phase 1. Whereas others can apply for Phase 2.
  • If you will appear in Phase 1, then you must submit the application form before the deadline of the same. Others must also adhere to the deadline, albeit a separate one. See important dates table above to know the last date for registrations.
  • Candidates must fill correct details in the VTUEEE Application Form 2018.
  • They must also submit requisite fee which is Rs 950.

VTUEEE 2018 Admit Card

It is the norm that before an entrance exam, the exam conducting body issues an admit card. Admit cards are unique for each applicant. Only those who apply by the last date get it. VTUEEE 2018 Admit Card is now available. Candidates must check the official website of Veltech Dr.RR & Dr.SR University admission regularly after applying to be aware of admit card release. As the Admit card is now available, Candidates can download it and print it. It is a must to bring the hall ticket on day of exam. Moreover it must be kept in mind that the exam day instructions will be printed in the admit card. Hence it must be read and understood.

Exam Centres

VTU has announced list of exam centres (cities). There are overall 86 cities, see list below, which have exam centres of the exam.

The cities where VTUEE 2018 is being held are as follows: Agartala, Port Blair, Anantapur, Kakinada, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Guntur, Kadappa, Vizianagram, Srikakulam, Kurnool, Itanagar, Guwahati, Patna, Bhagalpur, Bhilai, Raipur, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Surat, Hissar, Gurgaon, Bokaro, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bangalore, Trivandrum, Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Aurangabad, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune, Bhubaneswar, Puducherry, Jalandhar, Ludhiyana, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur, Chennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Karur, Madurai, Namakkal, Salem, Tiruchirappalli, Vellore, Villupuram, Hyderabad, Warangal, Karim Nagar, Agra, Allahabad, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Noida, Raebareli, Varanasi, Jhansi, Faizabad, Kolkata, Goa, Simla, Srinagar, Imphal, Shilong, Aizawl, Kohima, Gangtok, Dehradun, Silvassa, Daman, Kavaratti.

VTUEEE Exam Pattern / Syllabus

It is important to know exam pattern of VTU Engineering Entrance Exam. Those who will appear in the exam need to prepare for the exam in accordance with the scheme of exam.

  • Type of questions: They are multiple choice questions. Herein, the first thing of importance is that VTUEEE 2018 is based on Bloom’s Taxonomy Pattern.
  • VTUEEE 2018 assesses subject knowledge ability, comprehension ability and critical analysis ability.
  • There are single tier and two tier questions. In two tier questions, a second question is based on the answer of first question.
  • Marking scheme: There is no negative marking. Each question is of one mark.
  • Duration: 2.5 hours.
Subject Number of questions Marks
Mathematics or Biology 50 50
Physics 25 25
Chemistry 25 25
Total 100 100

How to prepare for VTUEEE 2018?

Students who wish to get good marks in the examination can follow the preparatory tips for the preparation of VTEEE.

  • Make a study plan- A study plan will help you to do focused study. Make a list of the topics and give more time to your weaker subject.
  • Understand the basic concepts- You have to learn the things along with the chapters from NCERT books.
  • Previous year question papers- Solve as many sample papers as you can. Try to solve previous year question papers. It will help you to understand the exam pattern and time management.

Give time time to each subject- Candidates must give equal weightage to all the subjects, make a timetable subject wise and follow it daily. Study around 5-6 hours a day.

VTUEEE Result 2018

VTU Engineering Admission 2018-2019 is on basis of VTUEEE 2018 only. Therefore VTUEEE Result is of utmost importance. Result announcement is online.

Veltech Dr.RR & Dr.SR University conducts exam as PPT and CBT. Date of declaration of results is as per schedule. Candidates can visit in order to check their result.

The university does not send marks by post. However, it is likely that email initimation be sent regarding publication of result. Moreover it is important to note that in VTUEEE 2018, there is no provision for retotalling or regrading. Also candidates cannot avail photocopies of answer sheets.

Vel Tech University

About Vel Tech University: Veltech Dr. RR & Dr. SR University was establised under section 3 of UGC Act 1956. The World University Rankings 2017 ranks Vel Tech University at 74th in world, and 43rd in Asia. In NIRF engineering institutions, Vel Tech University ranking is 58 among 1007. NAAC Grade A. Vel Tech University is in Chennai.

Undergraduate Engineering (B.Tech) Courses Offered

  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • CSE with specializations
    • Animation and Game Design
    • Data Analytics
    • Financial Computing
    • Networking and Cyber Security
  • Civil Engineering
  • Civil (Civionics)
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • ECE (Embedded Systems)
  • ECE (Smart Systems)
  • EEE
  • EEE (Energy Engineering)
  • Information Technology
  • Information Technology (Cloud Computing)
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics
  • Mechanical Engineering (Automobile Engineering in collaboration with GARC and ARAI)


Vel Tech Mahatma Gandhi National Merit Scholarship in Tuition Fee for B.Tech Programs

PCM / BPC topper from each state among candidates who get admission gets 100% scholarship.

Scholarship on basis of PCM or BPC aggregate

PCM or BPC aggregate Percentage of scholarship in tuition fee
Above 95% 75%
90 – 94.9% 50%
80 – 89.9% 25%
70 – 79.9% 10%

Scholarship on basis of VTUEEE Rank

Rank holders in VTUEEE 2018 from each state Percentage of scholarship in tuition fee
Top 20 ranks 75%
Rank 21 – 500 50%

Vel Tech University Fee Structure

Candidates getting admission in Veltech University through VTUEEE 2018 phase I will indeed avail benefit of past year fee structure. However admission takers from VTUEEE 2018 phase II shall pay fee as per 2018 structure.

Tuition Fee Phase I Phase II
Actual Rs 1,50,000 Rs 1,70,000
More than 95% in aggregate in PCM / BPC Rs 37,500 Rs 42,500
90% – 94.9% in aggregate in PCM / BPC Rs 75,000 Rs 85,000
80% – 89.9% in aggregate in PCM / BPC Rs 1,12,500 Rs 1,27,500
70% – 79.9% in aggregate in PCM / BPC Rs 1,35,000 Rs 1,53,000

Additional fee is applicable for programmes with specialization. Also there is a caution deposit of Rs 5000. in addition there is Rs 15,000 and Rs 5,000 academic and career advancement fee, examination fee respectively.

For more details of VTUEEE 2018, read information brochure. If you have any queries regarding Vel Tech University Engineering Entrance Exam 2018, please ask in comments below.

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