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School of Advanced Sciences (SAS)

School of Advanced Sciences (SAS), a platform for intellectuals in VIT, is pledged to internationally acclaimed research and inventive instruction with a priority on disciplinary rigor and establish academic achievement. SAS comprises three academic departments spanning Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry with faculty strength of 110, 46 & 72 respectively (total 228). The School offers M.Phil and Ph. D. research Programmes in all these disciplines and Master’s Programmes in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. The quality and...

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Programmes Offered



School offers University core and elective courses in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry for all UG Programmes.




The School offer. M.Sc. programs in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. It also offers core and elective courses for all PG Programmes.

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The School offers Ph.D. Programme in frontier research areas of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Chemistry.

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Funded Projects and Consultancy

Over the years, the School has been receiving research grants from various National and International funding agencies like [AERB, ARDB, BRNS, CII, CSIR, DBT-RGYI, DRDO, DST, IGCAR, ISRO, NBHM, NRB and UGC-DAE]. The Departments of Physics and Chemistry have also been recognised by DST for support under the FIST programmes.

Currently, we have ongoing projects to the tune of Rs. 11.21 crores (1.58 million US Dollars) and successfully completed several projects to the tune of Rs. 18.32 crores (2.57 million US Dollars)




The school has 2747 research publications (2012-18) in reputed national and international peer-reviewed journals on emerging areas of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.



Faculty members of the School have published and filed National and International patents.




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Academic Experts


Through the focused industry-academia interaction, the School aims towards a learning and creative community of practice for academic and research excellence. These leads to a long-term relationship building, a collaborative and consultative network of experts from academia, R&D and industry in India and abroad. Our School has very good links with many distinguished organizations through research, consultancy and MoUs all over the world...


School of Advanced Sciences possesses a wide range of state of art facilities for research as well as analytical and technical services. Various facilities and additional information on our research assets in detail are provided.


Our Sophisticated Instrumentation Facility ( SIF) offers services to external users on payment basis for the following instruments.


  • Annual events

        InoVIT, National Science Day,Chemethon, Makeathon and Ideathon


  • Bi-annual events

          Science and Engineering Technology conference

School of Advanced Sciences has been organizing national and internal conferences, symposiums and workshops. Our School also actively involves in community activities i.e., Annual events such as National Science Day, InoVIT (National Science Contest for School students) and VIT Mathematical Meet (A State level Mathematical Contest for School students).

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The 26th CRSI National Symposi


The 26th CRSI National Symposium...


VIT Mathematical Meet – 2020

VIT Mathematical Meet – A State Level Math contest for school...


International Workshop on Math

The present workshop aims to highlight the recent...


International Conference on EM

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About SAS

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International Year of Periodic

The United Nations General Assembly during its 74th Plenary...

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Students Outreach Program

  • The School interacts with distinguished organizations through research and consultancy. This has resulted in interdisciplinary research linkages between the School and industry. Some of these have potential for commercial exploitation.
  • Besides industry interaction, the School has collaboration and linkage with India's premier institutes such as IISc-Bangalore, IITs, NITs, Central Universities and Institutes etc., which helps in seeking quality, excellence, innovation and creativity.
  • The annual events organized by the School towards community activities includes Science Day Alchemy-A-Thon and Math-A-Thon, in which, the students from various colleges participate. We also conduct InoVIT & VIT Mathematical Meet for School children every year.

FDP Key Aspects of Scholarly Communication Process

Department of Chemistry under School of Advanced Sciences (SAS), organized a Half-a- Day Faculty Development Programme on ‘Key Aspects of Scholarly Communication Process’. The FDP having Dr. Shubhra Dutta, Customer Consultant, Elsevier, Gurgaon, as the resource person was beneficial in creating awareness amongst the researchers in the process of publication and dissemination of their research.

Dr. Mary Saral A

Professor & Dean

School of Advanced Sciences

Vellore Institute of Technology(VIT),
Vellore - 632 014, Tamil Nadu, India.


0416-2202322/ 0416-2202321 (O)/0416-2202469 (O)