Vision & Mission

Our Vision

  • Transforming life through excellence in education and research.

Our Mission

  • World class Education: Excellence in education, grounded in ethics and critical thinking, for improvement of life.
  • Cutting edge Research: An innovation ecosystem to extend knowledge and solve critical problems.
  • Impactful People: Happy, accountable, caring and effective workforce and students.
  • Rewarding Co-creations: Active collaboration with national & international industries & universities for productivity and economic development.
  • Service to Society: Service to the region and world through knowledge and compassion.

Core Values

  • Student focus
  • Strong ethics
  • Striving for excellence
  • Social development
  • Respect for all

Quick Facts

  • NAAC has re-accredited VIT with an ‘A++’ grade in the 4th cycle
  • VIT has been ranked by MHRD NIRF Ranking, Govt. of India 2023 – 8th Best in University.
  • Ranked 791-800 in QS World University Ranking 2024.
  • 372 acre eco-friendly campus with over 80.92 lakh sq.ft. built-up area at Vellore & 192 acre eco-friendly second campus with over 48.70 lakh sq.ft built up area at Chennai.
  • 45 Undergraduate, 35 Postgraduate, 13 Integrated (UG/PG) and 2 Research programmes are offered in the AY 2024-25.
  • Over 58,000 students, with nearly one-third of them girls.
  • Students from 60 countries and from all states & UTs of India.
  • Over 2900 faculty and 1500 staff members.
  • 3822 lakh worth funded projects sanctioned by external funding agencies in the FY 2023-24.
  • 58 Professors of VIT are among the Top 2% Scientists in the world according to the study conducted by the Stanford University, USA in 2023.
  • In Limca Book of Records for the 12th time for unbeatable placement records.
  • Accredited by TCS, Wipro and Cognizant for academic collaboration and placements.
  • MoUs with TCS, Wipro, Dell, Infosys, Human Holdings, Virtusa, Zenken, L&T, SAP, KPIT, Malomatia, HCL, HPE, Worldline, Epsilon, Wheels India , BP, LSSSDC, NASSCOM, PWC, TE Connectivity.
  • Strong international presence across the world and partnerships with over 400+ foreign universities.
  • FICCI award for "Excellence in Globalization" in the year 2023.