About Ranking and Accreditation (RAAC)
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) has emerged as one of the best institutes of India and is aspiring to become a global leader. Quality in teaching-learning, research and innovation makes VIT unique. The office of the ranking and accreditation (RAAC) prepares the strategic plan and sets goal to improve institutional ranking every year. VIT - IQAC plays a significant role to enhance quality in all academic and administrative processes as per Govt. of India accreditation and ABET, USA accreditation guidelines. VIT is the 16th best engineering institute of India and is ahead of all private engineering institutes as per the Govt. of India, NIRF ranking.
VIT is also ranked by QS World University Ranking, Times Higher Education (THE) World University Ranking, QS and THE Asia Ranking, QS and THE BRICS Ranking, THE Young university ranking of the world universities and others. 10 engineering programs of Vellore and 4 engineering programs of Chennai campus are accredited by ABET, USA. VIT is the first institute of India to receive QS 4-Star rating in overall category and QS 5-Star rating in teaching, employability, facilities, innovation and inclusiveness.
VIT is accredited by NAAC, Govt. of India with A Grade. FICCI, Industry Consortium of India, awarded VIT as “the University of the Year 2016” and "Excellence in faculty for the year 2017" in India. VIT’s connection with academic institutions and industries at national and international level is its strength. Professors are connected globally for innovation, research and other collaborations. The 1st World Summit on Science, Engineering and Technology was organized by RAAC at University of Cambridge, UK in January 2018 to connect major universities of the world to discuss about multi-disciplinary and trans-disciplinary issues. Suggestions from stakeholders and well-wishers are welcomed to further improve our ranking and accreditation.