Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) was founded in 1984 as Vellore Engineering College by the Chancellor Dr. G. Viswanathan.
VIT attracts students from all the states of India and more than 53 countries because of its academic excellence. More than 250 MoUs with top ranked universities across the globe have been signed and are active.
VIT has been Ranked No.1 private institution for Innovation (ARIIA 2019 Award) by Govt. of India. VIT has introduced many innovations in academic processes which adds value to every student.
FFCS (Fully Flexible Credit System), PBL (Project Based Learning) for better learning, fully digitized academic portals that assists students in equipping themselves for 2020 market place.
Hackathons / Makeathons as part of curriculum exercise which kindles the interest and the curiosity of students, which moulds them to be better problem solvers, 8th module in every subject being handled by industry experts, making the students contextualize the concepts they study in the classroom, are a few of the innovations that VIT has introduced.