VIT Vellore M.Sc Admission 2021 Dates, Courses, Eligibility, Application Form

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Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) Vellore announces Admission to M.Sc Program 2021

VIT MSc Admission 2021 – Vellor Institute of Technology (VIT) Vellore invites applications for admission to 2-years M.Sc Program in various disciplines for the academic session 2021.

Check out the details on VIT MSc Admission 2021 such as eligibility criteria, application process, important dates, etc. from the page below.


Programs Offered

  • The candidates can apply for one of the following given courses.

For Vellore Campus

  1. M.Sc. Applied Microbiology
  2. M.Sc. Biotechnology
  3. M.Sc. Data Science
  4. M.Sc. Biomedical Genetics
  5. M.Sc. Chemistry
  6. M.Sc. Physics
  7. M.Sc. Business Statistics

For Chennai Campus

  1. M.Sc. Chemistry
  2. M.Sc. Data Science
  3. M.Sc. Physics


VIT MSc Admission 2021 Important Dates

  • Last date to apply online and receipt of application – 21st May 2021
  • Last date to upload documents – 21st May 2021
  • Publishing of shortlisted candidates list
  • 11th June 2021
  • Tentative Date of Counselling – 23rd June 2021
  • Last date for payment of balance fees – 02nd July 2021
  • Orientation Program – To be Announced
  • Commencement of classes – To be Announced


Eligibility Criteria for VIT MSc Admission 2021

For M.Sc Applied Microbiology, M.Sc. Biomedical Genetics, M.Sc Biotechnology

  • B.Sc. degree from a recognized university in any branch of biological science that includes Botany/ Zoology, Microbiology/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Nutrition or Home Science/ Agricultural Science/ Medicine with 60% of marks (Inclusive of all subjects).

M.Sc. Business Statistics

  • Undergraduate in Mathematics/ Statistics /Computer Science/Business/Commerce/Economics/Engineering with 60% marks (Inclusive of all subjects) and should have studied Mathematics as one of the subjects in +2 and degree level.

M.Sc Data Science

  • Under graduation in Mathematics/ Computer Science/ / Physics/Statistics or UG Degree in Engineering or Technology in CSE/IT/ECS/EEE/E&I with an 60% of marks (Inclusive of all subjects)

M.Sc Chemistry (with specialization in Analytical/ Inorganic/ Organic/ Pharmaceutical Chemistry/ General Chemistry

  • B.Sc degree in either chemistry or applied chemistry or Applied Science from any recognized university with Physics or Mathematics/ B. Pharm (or) Biology/ Botany/ Zoology as ancillary subjects with 60% of marks (incl. of all subjects)

M.Sc Physics

  • B.Sc degree from any recognized university with Physics/ Applied Sciences with an 60% of marks (Inclusive of all subjects)


VIT MSc Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply through online at the website

Instructions for Filling Online Application Form

  • Enter into New applicant page and register yourself with required information
  • Verify your registered email id and mobile number for the password received from VIT. (Keep this email id and password till the completion of the admissions)
  • Fill the online application form. Cost of the online form is Rs.600/-. The application cost is non-refundable.
  • Upload your Photo and Sign image on the online application form
  • To be assured that uploaded documents are clearly visible, if not, your applications will be rejected.

Application Fee

  • Application Fee – Rs.600/-
  • Mode of Payment – through Net banking/Debit card/Credit card/Paytm mode

Admission Process

  • Admission will be on the basis of the performance in the qualifying examination U.G. (or its equivalent).
  • Candidates will be called for the counseling in the order of merit based on their U.G. marks.
  • The fact that a candidate has qualified and has been called for the counselling does not guarantee admission to him/her. This depends upon the cut-off fixed on the merit list and the availability of seats.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website