VIT admits students through its own engineering entrance exam,called the Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE). It is conducted every year in the month of April and May. The exam has been conducted online since 2013.
VITEEE is conducted by VIT University for admission to B.Tech programme offered by different campuses of VIT University. VIT is known for excellence of education amongst the institution of higher studies in the domain of engineering & technology. There are numerous entrance exams conducted by the University for admitting students in its various programme.
VIT offers academic programs in Engineering, Technology, Applied Sciences, and Management. It offers 20 undergraduate programs, 34 postgraduate, four integrated MS courses, and four doctoral programs. VIT consolidated its disciplines into 10 Schools of Study
VIT is among the first in India to implement the Fully Flexible Credit System (FFCS) which gives the students flexibility to make their own time tables by choosing the subjects and the faculties under whose guidance they want to study.