Vel Tech University - VELTECH Chennai

Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai is a private Deemed University, approved by UGC and AICTE. Vel Tech is also known for its prominent informative practices, which has been acknowledged and honoured with several awards. Col. Prof. Vel. Dr. R. Rangarajan Chancellor & Founder President and Dr. Sagunthala Rangarajan Founder President, the founders of the Institution, believe in Education for all regardless of their financial means.

With regards to this, the students get support of scholarship under Vel Tech Mahatma Gandhi Scholarship Scheme. Vel Tech offers International opportunities for “Semester Abroad Programme” to candidates from the Foreign Universities for the coursework and for the internship. Opportunity is given to candidates to learn from experts in the International Universities.

Vel Tech University Highlights

VEL TECH is a mutual platform for academic projects, exploring best practices and research work with International Universities will be provided to students, faculty members, and Researchers. Vel Tech thinks that there are no boundaries in the chase of knowledge. Vel Tech is offering various academic programmes in Engineering, Management, Media Technology, and Law. 



Also Known As

Vel Tech Dr. RR and DR. SR University



Official Website



Mode of Application


Popular Courses

UG, PG, and Doctorate Programmes

Accommodation Facility

Separate Hostel for Male and Female Candidates within the campus

Type of College


Accepted Entrance Exam




For scholarship in UG programs - VTASAT

How to Reach

approx. 21 km away from Chennai International airport


Vel Tech University Awards and Rankings 

  • Vel Tech became the first member from India to adopt CDIO (Conceive Design Implement Operate), which is a worldwide framework to raise next-generation engineers.
  • Accomplished 86th position in Engineering Category in 2019
  • Vel Tech has been ranked 12th in National Ranking (Engineering Category) and 3rd in Tamil Nadu (AAAAA) AAAA+ in University
  • Stood at 5th rank among Private Institutions by Government of India 
  • Vel Tech achieved various ranking among Deemed Universities by Uni Rank like 3rd position in Chennai, 7th in Tamil Nadu, and 25th position at PAN India level


Vel Tech University Courses and Fees

Vel tech offers various Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs in Engineering, Management, media, law and Doctorate programs. Vel Tech provides quality-driven educational practices and is networked with CBCS, Teaching Learning Practices, CDIO concepts, Industry Collaborate Programs and many more.

For Undergraduate Courses

Courses Excepted Exam Course Duration Course Type Total Fees



4 years

Full Time

Rs. 6,95,000/-

B.TECH-LATERAL (Aero, Automobile, Civil, EEE, IT, MECH)


3 years

Full Time

Rs. 2,82,500/-



3 years

Full Time

Rs. 3,50,000/-


10+2 (with 50% marks)

3 years

Full Time

Rs. 2,00,000/-


10+2 (with 50% marks)

3 years

Full Time

Rs. 2,00,000/-


10+2 (with 50% marks)

3 years

Full Time

Rs. 2,00,000/-

B.A., LL.B. (Hons)


5 years

Full Time

Rs. 6,05,000/-

B.Com., LL.B. (Hons)


5 years

Full Time

Rs. 6,05,000/-

For Postgraduate Courses


Exam Accepted or Eligibility

Course Duration Course Type Total Fees



2 years

Full Time

Rs. 1,86,000/-



2 years

Full Time

Rs. 1,31,000/-



2 years

Full Time

Rs. 18,000/-



2 years

Full Time

Rs. 18,000/-

For Doctorate Programs


Exam Accepted or Eligibility

Course Duration Course Type Total Fees


Masters in engineering/technology with minimum of 60%

3 years

Full Time

Not specify


Vel Tech University Admission 2020

Vel Tech offers many courses under the UG, PG, and Doctorate programs in various streams like Science, Engineering and Technology, Management, Media Technology and Communication. There is a specific admission process which a candidate has to follow, in order to get admission in various courses.

Step 1: Visit the official website.

Step 2: Select program and fill up personal detail 

Step 3: Pay an application fee of Rs. 950/- through Net Banking/Debit Card or Credit Card.

Note: For B.Com and BBA, application fee is Rs. 300/- and caution deposit Rs. 2000/-
          For B.Tech program, candidates have to confirm their seat by paying Rs. 24,000/-

Important Dates


Exam Accepted


B.Tech/B.Tech (Lateral)


5 April, 20-11 April, 20




22 Jan, 20 - 26 Jan, 20

23 April, 20-26 April, 20



29 Feb, 20-01 Mar, 20

Vel Tech University Admission Process

Veltech University is recognized for its outcome-based education, University-Industry partnership, and international collaborations. The admission process is different for different courses. There are only three ways to get admission, which are given below:

  • Entrance exam conducted by the University
  • Direct admission
  • National level test scores

Admission through entrance exam 

For B. Tech and MBA admission, the candidate has to clear the entrance exam conducted by the University. Entrance exam conducted for B.Tech is known as “Vel Tech Undergraduate Engineering Entrance Exam (VTUEEE),” and for MBA, it is known as “V-MAT entrance exam.”

For Direct Admission

In order to get direct admission in Vel Tech, the candidate has to fill the admission form and submit the form and is supposed to report at the Institute for admission, later on.

Admission through National level score

The candidate will get admission in a course like MBA, on the basis of the scorecard of the national level exam. The scores accepted for MBA are CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ NMAT / GMAT / CMAT. The candidates having these score cards exempted from appearing in the V-MAT exam.

How to apply online for Vel Tech University? (Step by Step Process)

Step 1: Visit the official website of Vel Tech University, www.vel

Step 2: Click on the Admission link.

Step 3: Click on the APPLY ONLINE to open the application page.

Step 4: Click on the New Applicant option.

Step 5: The candidate has to enter their personal details and other information and then click on the PROCEED button.

Step 6: Upload a photo and digital signature and then click on the PROCEED button.

Step 7: Make the online payment of the application fee using Internet Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card.

Step 8: Click on the SUBMIT button to submit the application form. 

Step 9: For future assistance, take the print out of the application form.

Document Required

After qualifying the entrance exam, the candidate has to appear for the counselling session. At that time, candidate must carry the following documents:

  • For the date of birth proof, a 10th or 10+2 certificate is required.
  • 10+2 or equivalent marks sheet.
  • Score Card or Hall Ticket or Call Letter


Vel Tech University - Eligibility Criteria

Course Eligibility Criteria

B.Tech (Aeronautical Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical And Electronics Engineering, Electronics And Communication Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering)

VTUEEE- 10+2 (those appearing in 10+2 final can also appear for VTUEEE 2020)

Direct admission: 10+2 with minimum 60% marks in MPC/BPC.

B.Tech (Lateral)

The student with the Diploma in Engineering / Technology awarded by the State Board of Technical Education, Tamil Nadu
The students with the Degree in Science (B.Sc.) (10+2+3 stream) with Mathematics as a subject at the Higher Secondary can apply in third semester of B.Tech


B.COM (General, Account & finance, Corporate Secretary ship)

10+2 with 50% minimum aggregate marks in all subjects.


Graduate less than 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 pattern under any discipline, with at least 50% aggregate, from a recognized University/Institution.

Valid test scores in CAT-2020 / XAT-2020 / MAT / NMAT / GMAT / CMAT – 1st & 2nd will be tests considered.

Note: the candidate who is not having the above scores have to appear in V-Mat entrance exam to get admission. 




Minimum 50% Marks In The M.Sc./MA respectively

PH.D in Engineering/Technology

M.E/M.Tech/M.S with minimum 55% marks or CGPA 6.0 on a scale of 10 points in the qualifying examinations, or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an AAA

PH.D in Management Sciences

MBA / M.Phil. / Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management or Administration honoured by Indian Institute of Management (IIM) / M.S. in Management Sciences.

The student must obtain a minimum of 55% marks or CGPA of 6.0 on a 10 point scale in the qualifying examinations, or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale or an correspondent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency.

PH.D In Sciences and Humanities

M.Sc. / M.A. / M.S. (By Research) /M.Phil. In the relevant branch / M.C.A. The student must be having a minimum of 55% marks or CGPA of 6.0 on a 10 point scale in the qualifying examinations, or its equivalent grade ‘B in the UGC 7-point scale or an the same degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency.


Vel Tech University - Selection Criteria

Vel Tech University follows different selection criteria for different courses. For students, six degree choices are available.

  • Course choice within the program
  • Semester choice
  • Faculty choice
  • Inter program/department/school level course choice
  • Inter-institute level course choice
  • MOOC course choice

Selection criteria for different courses are given below:

For B.Tech: After qualifying the VTUEEE exam, conducted by Vel Tech University, the candidate can then take admission in B.Tech. The exam is conducted in two phases, VTUEEE Phase-I and Phase-II and consists of 100 questions (50-Mathematics and Biology, 25-Physics and 25-Chemistry).

For M.Tech: The student has to qualify the exam conducted by the university. GATE exam is also accepted for the admission. For specialization in automotive engineering courses, the exam is divided into two parts: part A-100 questions, duration 2 hours and part B-25 questions duration 0.5 hours. For specialization in all other courses, there are 100 questions with a duration of 2 hours. The student has to clear B.E/B.Tech in relevant field with 60% marks.

For MBA: All the national level entrance exams are accepted. 

For Ph.D: Entrance exam is conducted by the University, for the selection in the Ph.D program.


Vel Tech University - Placement Packages

Vel Tech applies immense efforts and intensity to get remarkable placements. The current placement record witnesses the reliable progress of the institution. 

Highest salary offered


Average salary offered

INR 17.25 LPA


Vel Tech University - International Relation

Vel Tech established international relations with more than 390 Institutions across 30 countries and has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with 147 Institutions for various Academic and Research exchange activities. Vel Tech has an excellent standard of education in the world. Vel tech is now a member of Study in India.

International students can also take admission in various courses as Vel Tech program is designed with an innovative structure which introduces Industry programs, Industry recommended electives, Interaction with high-quality International Institutions and Qualification. 

Vel Tech University - Scholarship

Vel Tech Mahatma Gandhi National Merit Scholarship, this scheme was started by Col Prof. Vel. Dr. R. Rangarajan, Founder Chancellor & President and Dr. Mrs SagunthalaRangarajan, Founder President of the Institution with the motto to provide world-class education and encourage students irrespective of their financial situations. VelTech has granted 9500 scholarships worth approximately Rs. 35 Crores until 2019. 100% scholarship is given to MPC (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry) toppers from each state/union territory among admitted students. The minimum 60% marks are required to get a scholarship under MPC. 

Scholarship based on MPC aggregate

MPC Aggregate

Percentage of scholarship in Tuition Fees

Above 95








Scholarship to VTUEEE Rank holders

Rank holder from each State or Union Territory  

 Percentage of scholarship in Tuition Fees

Top 20 Ranks


Rank 21-500



Vel Tech University - Sports Quota

The candidate with brilliant record in sports at National/State/District level can apply for Undergraduate and Postgraduate degree programmes in Engineering/Media/Management under sports quota admission. For the Sports Quota Selection trials, the candidates have to visit Vel Tech campus along with testimonials and sports certificates. 

The list of documents required for the selection is given below:

  • Sports achievement certificates
  • 10 or 10+2 certificate
  • Transfer certificate
  • Testimonial certificate
  • Medical certificate
  • Permanent resident certificate
  • Three passport size photograph
  • Student must bring original certificate along with one photocopy for verification 

Given below the list of sports along with the category:

Name of the Sport    


















Table Tennis


Ball Badminton


Vel Tech University - Infrastructure & Facilities

The overall Infrastructure spread over 100 acres, 22 lakh sq. meters with the healthy environment for perpetual learning. Vel Tech provides various facilities like:

24x7 Security | Staff and Students Accommodation | Temples | Recreational Meet–Up Points | Dining | Sports facilities | Medical Centres | Library | Transportation | Smart Classrooms | International Standard Active Learning Halls | Seminar Halls | Modern Conference Halls | Auditoriums | Laboratories | Research Park | Knowledge resource Centre | Mentoring and Counselling Cell | Training and Placement Division | Entrepreneur Development Cell | Wi-Fi, Industry Institute Interaction Cell | Bureau of Higher Studies | Hostels Boys & Girls | Bank with ATMs | Canteen | International Guest House | 24×7 Power back-up facility | Sewage Treatment Plants | Mineral Water Plant  | Post Office


Vel Tech University Hostel Fees and Facilities

Vel Tech provides a separate hostel for boys and girls in the most comfortable and favorable manner. The ambiance of the hostel is very pleasant and gives a home-like feel. The hostel has a well-maintained mess to prepare healthy food, keeping in mind the different tastes of the students. Water is available 24/7 for students. Hostels reserve the right to make the following changes in the future. The annual hostel fee structure is given below:

Single Room

2 IN 1 Room

4 IN 1 Room

Standard Room








Rs. 1,29,700/-

Rs. 1,37,700/-

Rs. 1,14,700/-

Rs. 1,12,700/-

Rs. 92,700/-

The various other facilities provided with in the campus area are given below:

Cricket | Open Air Auditorium | Food court | Kitchen with modern cooking utensils | Dining hall | Bakery | RO treated water | Solar water heater | Visitors room | Parents stay room | Medical room | DG set | Transport facility | Ambulance facility | Volleyball | Basketball court | Gymnasium | Stationary Store | 24/7 Wi-Fi 


FAQ (Frequently asked questions)

Ques: Is hostel facility available at Vel Tech?
Yes, Vel tech has got hostel facility for both boys and girls. 

Ques: What is the toll free number of Vel Tech?
The toll free number of Vel Tech is 1800 2127 669.

Ques: What is the address of VelTech?
The address Vel Tech is No.42, Avadi-Vel Tech Road, Vel Nagar, Avadi, Chennai – 600062, Tamil Nadu, India.

Ques: Is MBA program in Vel Tech, Chennai AICTE approved?
 Yes, all the programs in Vel Tech, Chennai are AICTE approved.

Ques: Does the Vel Tech have sports quota?
Yes, the students who are playing any sport are having special quota, if they have certificates related to that sport.


Vel Tech University - College Details

Email ID

[email protected]



No.42, Avadi-Vel Tech Road, Vel Nagar, Avadi, Chennai – 600 062, Tamil Nadu, India