Vels University (VU) Chennai

Chennai (Tamil Nadu)   Estd : 1992 Approved by : UGC, NAAC


Vels University is an educational trust and established in the year 1992, which was founded by Dr. Ishari K Ganesh, a revelatory and eminent educationist. University is located in Pallavaram, Chennai. The university status consults to Vel’s Group of institutions by the Ministry of Human re Resource Development, Govt of India.

University is spread over 29.13 acres and the total built-up area is 1,04,500 sq.m in which a total number of well-furnished classrooms are 306 and have 135 laboratories with a good collection of books, the computer lab is available for students with high-speed internet,24 modern smart classrooms with modern technology. University has 4 auditoriums which are fully air-conditioned and 6 seminar halls and facility of ATM and well-organized transportation. University has the facility of indoor and outdoor games like a volleyball court, hockey, basketball court etc.

University is governed by Governing Board and this is the highest enacted body of this University. The members of this board are from various agencies. 

  • Area 29 Acres
  • Buit up area 2 Acres
  • Scholarship Available True
  • Total Course 142


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    Merit Scholarship Worth over Rs. 10 Crores *

    Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan Scholarship 2016 - 2017

    For Engineering Programmes only:

    Scheme 1:

    S.No Entrance Exam Ranks Waiver
    1 Ranks 1-3 (all India) 100% in the Tuition Fee for the 1st Year
    2 Ranks 4-10 (all India) 75% in the Tuition Fee for the 1st Year
    3 Ranks 11-50 (all India) 50% in the Tuition Fee for the 1st Year
    4 Ranks 51-200 (all India) 30% in the Tuition Fee for the 1st Year
    5 Ranks 201-1000 (all India) 25% in the Tuition Fee for the 1st Year
    6 Ranks 1001-5000 (all India) 20% in the Tuition Fee for the 1st Year
    7 Above Rank 5000 (all India) 10% in the Tuition Fee for the 1st Year


    Scheme 2:

    Marks in the qualifying Exam (any government recognized board)

    95% and above aggregate in PCM – 50% waiver in the Tuition fee for 1st Year

    90% – 94.99% Aggregate in PCM – 40% waiver in the Tuition fee for 1st Year

    80% – 89.99% Aggregate in PCM – 25% waiver in the Tuition fee for 1st Year

    70% – 79.99% Aggregate in PCM – 10% waiver in the Tuition fee for 1st Year

    Scheme 3:

    A 10% Fee Concession will be given for First Graduate in UG Engineering Courses for every year. 

    Scholarship for MBA Programmes:

    1. For a minimum aggregate score of 60% and above in the qualifying degree and a pass in VEE-2016 – 10% scholarship in the Tuition fee for the 1st year only.

    * conditions apply

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Vels has its own placement cell, the placement cell regularly conducts grooming sessions of the students in areas like soft skills, and interview facing skills which make them industry-fit, development skills helps students to get placed in both national and international companies.

The key responsibilities of placement cell are:

To organize campus interview for students of ...

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Contact Details of Vels University, Chennai

  • Contact No:
    + 91 - 44 - 2266 2500 / 2501 / 2502 / 2503
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  • Address:
    Velan Nagar, P.V. Vaithiyalingam Road, Pallavaram, Chennai - 600 117, Tamil Nadu, India