Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology commonly known as Veltech is located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The institute has been recognised and endowed with several awards and is well-known for its renowned educational practices. The institute not only aims to promote educational knowledge to the students but also aims to create up-skilled graduates with a professional attitude who are industry-ready.
Vel Tech is a private deemed university, established in 1997. It is accredited by the NBA and recognised as an 'A' grade institution by the NAAC. It offers approximately 50 programmes at UG, PG and PhD level across the streams of Engineering, Technology, Science, Management, Law and Commerce. All the courses are recognised by the UGC and approved by the AICTE. The Institute is the first to be selected as a member of Conceive-Design-Implement-Operate (CDIO) Worldwide initiative from India.
Vel Tech consists of 7 schools namely,
In addition to this, Vel Tech has a strong Industrial-Institutional Interaction Cell, which established interactions with more than 2800 industries, institutes and irganizations and has collaborated with more than 200 organizations for various academic and research activities such as offering Joint Degree Programmes, In-Plant Training, Internships, Projects, R&D, Consultancy, Industry Recommended Electives, Curriculum Updates, Guest Lectures, Industrial Visits, Facility Creations, Value Added Courses, etc.
|B.Tech71 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 77,500 - 3,00,000|
|B.E.13 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 50,000 - 1,08,000|
|BBA11 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 34,000 - 60,000|
|B.Com5 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 40,000 - 60,000|
|BSc3 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 34,000 - 60,000|
|B.Com+LLB1 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 1,20,000|
|BA+LLB1 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 1,20,000|
|BCA1 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 34,000|
|M.Tech24 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 50,000 - 1,50,000|
|MBA8 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 45,000 - 90,500|
|MSc4 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 10,000|
|M.Com1 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 30,000|
|MA1 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 10,000|
|MCA1 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 35,000|
The Vel Tech courses are all approved by AICTE. By adopting unique and trending educational methodologies, Vel Tech aims to enhance the quality of teaching of all the courses. Veltech offers UG, PG and doctoral courses in the field of engineering, science, commerce, management, law, arts, mass media and communication such as B.Tech, B.Sc, B.Com, BBA, M.Tech, MBA, PhD etc. By studying the courses that are offered by Vel Tech Chennai, students gain knowledge from a team of professors and lecturers, who aim to nurture students to master various skill sets. The admission into various undergraduate and postgraduate and doctoral courses are done considering the eligibility of the students. For each course, there are specific eligibility criteria and selection process which students have to follow in order to take admission into Vel Tech courses.
The table below lists out the various courses available at Vel Tech University and the fee structure.
Total Tuition Fees
Rs 75,000 - 2.2 L
Rs 4.05 L - 9.25 L
Rs 18,000 - 83,000
BA. LL.B. (Hons)
Rs 6.05 L
Rs 2 L
Rs 1.81 L - 2.77 L
Rs 2 L
Rs 2 L
Rs 6.05 L
Vel Tech University admissions are offered in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the field of Management, Information Technology, Law, and Media Communication courses. Vel Tech admission process has already started for the academic session 2022-23. Check details here –
|Name of the Course/ Degree||Eligibility Criteria|
|BBA||Passed Class 12th in any stream from a recognised board with at least 50% marks.|
|B.Com||Passed class 12th in commerce stream with a minimum of 80% marks.|
|B.Sc||Candidate must have passed class 12th in any stream from a recognised board with a minimum of 50% marks.|
|B.Tech||The candidates must have passed class 12th or equivalent examination in the Science stream to apply for B.Tech admissions at Vel Tech. In addition to this, candidates also need to appear for VTUEEE examination conducted by Vel Tech, Chennai.|
|Passed in class 12th from any government recognised board with a minimum of 45% (40% in the case of reserved categories).|
|MBA||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks. In addition, candidates also need to secure a valid score in one of these exams - CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT or V-MAT.|
|M.Tech||Candidates must have secured a bachelor’s degree in engineering/technology or its equivalent in the relevant discipline.|
Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology Placement Cell, i.e Directorate of Campus to Corporate (DCC) makes every effort so that its students get best placements in the industry. Through internships with leading corporates, entrepreneurial thinking, project-based learning, multidisciplinary cum cross-disciplinary perspectives and academic professional ethics, the cell helps its students to be industry-ready professionals. Vel Tech placements have an excellent track record in terms of campus placements.
|Amazon||L&T Infotech Ltd||Wipro||TCS||VVDN Technologies|
|Hyundai||Quest global||Valued Epistemics||OYO Rooms||Titan Automation|
The Vel Tech campus ensures that all students at the institution grow and evolve in an active fun-filled and resourceful ambiance in order to explore and learn. Vel Tech campus provides separate hostel facilities for boys and girls to accommodate the students of the institute in the most comfortable and conducive manner. The other facilities that are being provided in the hostel are pure drinking water, uninterrupted electricity, recreation hall, Wi-Fi, shops for basic needs, gymnasium, outdoor and indoor games etc.
Vel Tech University has collaborated with the following:
#84 Ranked in 2022
Overall: Undoubtedly Vel Tech Institute of Science & Technology is among the best colleges because of its excellent academics and great placements. Every year many big brands recruit students from this university during campus placements. The faculties are really cooperative and helpful and they will teach you so well you will not have any doubts. The exposure this university offers is just unparalleled and you are going to love it. Besides it has collaboration 40+ global Alliances, more than 400 working relationships, and 80+ labs equipped with all the latest technologies. Also, the university is ranked as the 77th best university in the engineering category. All in all, I would say this university is a very good option when it comes to engineering. All the best!
Overall: Vel Tech Institute of Science & Technology is a renowned university in Chennai and being an MBA graduate from this university I can say it is a great university if you are looking to make your future bright. When I first joined this university, I was a little nervous if I made the right decision to join it or not. But later on, I realized that I made the best decision for joining it. I had a great time at this university. The academics are so updated here that you will get an i\industry exposure. Besides the academics, the university hosts many seminars or the guest lectures where you will get a chance to hear from the prominent personalities. The placements are also impeccable and academics are so updated, NIRF ranked the university as 77th best university for engineering. The university has well-equipped labs and classrooms. Also, you can have a great campus life as students from different states and countries study here.