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VITREE 2018 VIT Research Entrance Test, Dates, Eligibility, Application

VIT University Vellore MTech PhD MPhil Admission 2018 – December Session

VITREE 2018 (December Session) -  Applications are invited by Vellore Institute of Technology University (VIT), Vellore for admission to Master of Technology (M.Tech) Program (by research), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in various subjects offered at Chennai and Vellore campuses for the session commencing in December 2018

 

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About Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT)

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 29 states of India and more than 41 different countries because of its academic excellence.
VIT has the record of publishing maximum number of SCOPUS Indexed Research Journal papers in 2016, among Indian Universities, overtaking all the premier institutions

 

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VITREE 2018 Important Dates

  • Last date for submitting online applications: 19th November 2018
  • Last date for submitting hard copy of applications at respective campuses of VIT: 22nd November 2018
  • Date, time and Venue of Entrance Examination (CBT) (VIT-Vellore / VIT-Chennai / VIT-AP(Amaravati) / VIT-Bhopal: 1st December 2018, Time: 10.00 am-12.00 noon
  • Date and time of Interview (at respective campus of choice): 1st December 2018, Time: 2:00 pm onwards
  • Results (tentative): 07th December 2018
  • Reporting to the Dean/Director concerned school to select guide & payment fees at their campus of choice: 21st December  

Programs Offered

  • M.Phil
  • PhD Program
  • M.Tech by Research

 

VITREE 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Ph.D. Program

  • Ph.D. in Engineering: Master’s degree in Engineering / Technology / Business Administration with a first class or a minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.5 on a 10 – point scale) or equivalent like M.Sc (Engineering) / M.S. by Research.
  • Ph.D. in Sciences / Humanities / Languages: Master’s degree with a minimum 60% in Sciences / Humanities / Social Sciences Master’s degree with a minimum 55% in Languages.

For M.Tech (by Research) Degree:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or Master’s degree in Science or Master’s degree in Computer Applications (with Physics & Mathematics at Bachelor’s level) with a first class or a minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.5 on a 10 – point scale).
  • Associate membership of the following professional bodies with a pass in both Parts A & B with 60% marks. (Such candidates are eligible for admission to M. Tech (by Research) Programme in their parent discipline. Their eligibility for other disciplines will be decided on a case-to-case basis).
    • The Institution of Engineers (India)
    • The Aeronautical Society of India
    • The Indian Institute of Metals
    • The Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers
    • The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers

For M.Phil

  • Master’s degree in relevant subject with a first class or minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.5 on a 10 – point scale).

 

VIT Research Admission 2018 Categories

For Ph.D. and M.Phil

  • Internal full-time Candidates: A candidate who wishes to work for M.Phil degree on full time (including project staff working in sponsored projects being carried out at the institute) should apply in the prescribed form on or before due dates to be announced normally once every year.
  • Internal part-time candidates: All the staff members of the institute having the requisite minimum qualifications and one years experience at the institute can work on a part time basis for M.Phil degree. They should apply in the prescribed form on or before the dates to be announced normally once every year.
  • External part-time candidates: Teachers working in other colleges in a permanent position and candidates sponsored by R & D organisations, National laboratories and industries having R & D facilities recognized by DSIR, with requisite minimum qualifications can work on part time basis for M.Phil degree but they should apply in the prescribed form on or before the specified dates, to be announced normally once every year

For M.Tech (By Research)

  • Internal full-time candidates: A candidate who wishes to work for M. Tech (by Research) degree on full time (including project staff working in sponsored projects being carried out at the Institute) should apply in the prescribed form on or before due dates to be announced normally once every year.
  • Internal part-time candidates: All the staff members of the Institute having the requisite minimum qualifications and one year experience at the Institute can work on a part time basis for M. Tech (by Research) degree. They should apply in the prescribed form on or before the dates to be announced normally once every year.
  • External part-time candidates: Teachers working in other colleges in a permanent position and candidates sponsored by R&D organisations, National laboratories and Industries having R&D facilities recognized by DSIR, Govt. of India with the requisite minimum qualifications can work on a part-time basis for M. Tech (by Research) degree but they should apply in the prescribed form on or before the specified dates to be announced normally every year. The feasibility of working towards the research degree in their own Institution with sufficient intensity and vigour under remote guidance of a Faculty Member at VIT will be an important consideration in admitting any candidate under this category.
  • International students: Candidates of foreign nationality who hold Degrees from Indian Universities seeking admission to M. Tech (by Research) programmes with the necessary clearance from the Government of India (The Ministry of Human Resource Development) and possessing hvy Page 2 of 15 valid Visa will be treated on par with Indian nationals for purposes of admission to the Institute. Foreign nationals with foreign degrees must meet the minimum educational requirements as given in Section 1. Their degrees must be equivalent to Indian Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or Master’s degree in appropriate Science with a good academic record. International Students are expected to have a good working knowledge of English. Candidates with valid GRE and TOEFL scores will be given preference. The case of each foreign applicant will be examined and direct admission (without interview) will be offered purely on merit.

 

VITREE 2018 Selection Process

  • Doctoral and M.Phil. candidates should take VITREE (VIT Research Entrance Examination) choosing a field of their specialization. Candidates for Integrated PhD and M.Tech. by Research programmes should take VITMEE (VIT Masters’ Entrance Examination) in the field of specialization.
  • Selected candidates will be called for a personal interview to be conducted at the campus where the admission is sought.
  • Final Selection will be based on the overall merit index of the candidate which will be arrived at by taking into account the candidate’s performance in the previous university examinations at Master’s level and the performance in the written test, research output and / the performance in personal interview.

 

VITREE 2018 Application Process

  • Stage 1: New User Registration. Enter all the relevant details carefully. A password will be sent from VIT to your registered mobile no. and email id.
  • Stage 2: Confirmation of password. Login to registered user with the email address and password receive from VIT.
  • Stage 3: Filling Online Application Form. Provide all relevant details carefully, before submission. An application number will be generated after submission.
  • Stage 4: Mode of Payment. Application Cost (Rs.1121/-) Only through Online mode (Net banking / Debit Card/Credit Card)
  • Stage 5: Photo & Signature Upload. Passport size colour photograph (3.5 cm X 4.5 cm) in jpg / jpeg format with a maximum file size of 200 KB. Signature of the candidate (Dimension: 6 cm (width) X 2 cm height) in jpg/jpeg format with a maximum file size of 200 KB. Selfie photo is not allowed

Note

  • Candidates are required to send the hardcopy of the application form along with relevant documents through Speed Post addressed to "The Director - PG Admissions, VIT University, Vellore-632014, Tamil Nadu, India" [Format of address on envelope to be affixed on cover is available in the printout page] so as to reach on or before 22nd November 2018

For more information visit the VIT website: www.vit.ac.in

 

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