VITMEE Exam 2023: Notification (Out), Exam Dates (Released)

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Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) was founded by Dr. G. Viswanathan (Chancellor, VIT) in 1984 as Vellore Engineering College. Over the course of time, VIT has grown in prestige and reputation and has become a premier institution in India.

VIT conducts the Vellore Institute of Technology Master’s Entrance Examination (VITMEE)  for admissions into the postgraduate engineering programmes and MCA in the VIT group of institutions.

Name of the ExaminationVellore Institute of Technology Masters Entrance Examination (VITMEE) 
Examination Conducting BodyVellore Institute of Technology (VIT)
CampusesVIT VelloreVIT ChennaiVIT Andhra PradeshVIT Bhopal
CoursesMCA and M.Tech
Level of ExamUniversity Level Entrance Examination
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Selection ProcessOnline 
Duration of the Examination2 hours (120 minutes)
Language of the ExaminationEnglish
Official Websitewww.vit.ac.in

VITMEE Exam 2023 Latest Updates

Admission process for MCA and M.Tech in the Vellore Institute of Technology across its four campuses for the session 2023-24 has begun from 23rd January 2023 onwards. Eligible and qualified candidates will be admitted to the course for the year 2023-24. 

VITMEE Exam 2023 Important Dates

The dates relating to VITMEE 2023 have already been announced. Candidates interested in giving this exam should acquaint themselves with the important dates as noted in the table below”

Commencement of Online Applications23rd January 2023 
Last Date for Online Applications31st March 2023 
Last Date to Edit the Application form and Upload the Documents31st March 2023 
Examination Date 16th and 23rd April 2023 
Declaration of Result5th May 2023 
Online Counselling for Choice Based Campus Allotment 10th and 11th May 2023 
Seat Allotment22nd May 2023 
Last Date to Submit the Course Fee (MCA)9th June 2023 
Last Date to Submit the Advance Course Fee (M.Tech)5th June 2023 
Last Date to Submit the Remaining/Balance Course Fee (M.Tech)22nd June 2023 
Orientation DaySecond week of July 2023

VITMEE Exam 2023 Exam Pattern

Before beginning with the preparation for the VITMEE 2023, the candidate must acquaint themselves with the examination pattern to avoid any last moment panic. Candidates can refer to the exam pattern detailed below:

Mode of ExaminationOnline through Computer-based test (CBT)
Language of the ExaminationEnglish
Duration of the Examination2 hours (120 minutes)
Type of QuestionsMultiple choice questions (MCQs)
Total Number of Questions100
Total Marks100
Negative MarkingNot Applicable
Marks of Each Question1
Section of Question Paper2
[Section I- Technical (80 marks) and Section II- English communication skills (20 marks)]

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VITMEE Exam 2023 Syllabus

In order to be comprehensively prepared for VITMEE 2023, the candidates must be very well-versed with the syllabus of both the courses i.e M.Tech and MCA as it consists of vast topics and concepts that need to be covered very well. In order to make it easier for the appearing candidates, here is a pdf with detailed information on the subjects and topics for the entrance examination. 

VITMEE Exam 2023 Eligibility Criteria

There is a set eligibility criterion that the candidates must meet to be eligible for the VITMEE 2023-24. There are two essential eligibility criteria that a candidate must meet which are discussed below:


  • The candidate must be a resident of India and should have graduated from any Government recognised institute/university in India. 
  • For foreign nationals and NRI/PIO, the candidate has to apply for admission  separately. 

Academic Qualifications

Given below are basic academic qualifications that a candidate must have in order to be eligible for VITMEE 2023: 

  1. A full-time degree in the related field of study from a Government recognised/UGC-accredited university or equivalent with a minimum of 60% or first division for the MCA and M.Tech degree programmes.
  2. A consistent and remarkable academic record in the 10th and 12th standards.
  3. The candidate must have completed the final semester/year examinations before the selection for the VIT.

However, for detailed information regarding the academic qualifications for the MCA and M.Tech courses, the candidate is advised to refer to the given pdf.

VITMEE Exam 2023 Courses Offered

Vellore Institute of Technology offers a variety of courses for M.Tech and MCA across its four campuses. However, not all the courses are offered on the four campuses. Refer to  the table given below for detailed information regarding the courses offered.

CampusCourses Offered
VIT VelloreMCA
Construction Technology and Management
Structural Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)
Computer Science and Engineering (Big Data Analytics)
Computer Science and Engineering (Information Security)
Automotive Electronics
Biomedical Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering (Intelligent Communication Systems)
Embedded Systems
Internet of Things and Sensor Systems
VLSI Design
Control and Automation
Power Electronics and Drives
Applied Computational Fluid Dynamics
Automotive Engineering
Computer-Aided Design/Computer Aided Manufacturing
Manufacturing Engineering
VIT ChennaiMCA
Structural Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)
Computer Science and Engineering (Big Data Analytics)
Embedded Systems
VLSI Designs
Electric Mobility
Computer-Aided Design/Computer-Aided Manufacturing
Computer Science and Engineering (Cyber Security and Digital Forensics)
Artificial Intelligence and Data Science
VLSI Design
VIT Andhra PradeshM.tech
VLSI Design

VITMEE Exam 2023 Application Process

Candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria and are interested in pursuing their education from one of the four campuses of VIT can follow the steps detailed below:

Stage I– Registration Process

  • The candidates are required to visit the official website.
  • Enter the details such as name, date of birth, nationality, gender, mobile number, email id and programme.  
  • After successful completion, the candidates will receive a provisional registration number and a password on their registered Email ID and phone number.  

Stage II– Filling up the Application Form

  • Log in with the registered email ID password and password to complete the application process.
  • Fill up the personal details, academic qualifications, and communication and permanent address details carefully.
  • Choose the examination centre nearest to you.
  • Upload a scanned copy of your recent passport-size photograph, signature, and left-hand thumb impression.
  • Read carefully and then accept the terms and conditions.
  • Verify the details entered by you carefully once more before proceeding further with the application fees.
  • After verification, pay the required application fee.
  • After successful payment of the application fee you will receive a copy of a receipt, download it and keep it for later reference.

Application Fee

To complete the online application process, the candidate must submit the application fee of INR 1200 at the time of registration. The application fee is non-refundable.

VITMEE Exam Admit Card 2023

The admit card for VITMEE 2023 will be available for download on the official website of VIT once the application process is completed. The candidates are advised to keep an eye on the official website for more details.

How to Prepare for VITMEE Exam 2023

To prepare well for VITMEE 2023, a candidate should have a plan and access to resources to successfully execute that plan. We have compiled a resource guide below for candidates to prepare for the exam.

Best Books to Prepare for VITMEE Exam 2023

In order to comprehensively prepare for VITMEE 2023, candidates must refer to books that contain the correct information in a crisp and well-explained manner. Our list of recommended books can be found in the below table:

SectionsBooks and Authors/Publishers
Technical skillsHandbook of Chemistry by Arihant Experts
Computer Fundamentals: Concepts, Systems and Applications by Priti Sinha and Pradeep K. Sinha
Introduction to Biomedical Engineering by John Denis Enderle, Joseph D. Bronzino, and Susan M. Blanchard
Basic Civil Engineering by Arun Kr. Jain, Ashok Kumar Jain, and B.C. Punmia
Instrumentation Engineering GATE 2023 by Geetika, Ankit Goel 
English communication skillsObjective General English by Arihant Experts
English to Learn General English by Yashpal Sharma
English Grammar and Composition by Wren and Martin

VITMEE Exam 2023 Preparation Tips

Aspiring candidates of VITMEE 2023 might be going through a lot of websites for preparation tips to aid their preparation. However, a lot of times end up being counterproductive and do not help the candidate at all. Accordingly, here are our preparation tips which we hope are actually useful for candidates:

  • While preparing for the VITMEE 2023, candidates need to prepare their schedule so that it focuses on each subject/section, covers the entire syllabus, and enhances their test-taking skills. 
  • Work on time management skills as the duration of the VITMEE 2023 is only 2 hours (120 minutes) and the candidates will have to attempt a total of 100 questions. Divide time judiciously between each section. 
  • Practice is the key to success. Give each subject at least 2 hours a day, add a sample question paper based on the subjects of the entrance exam and give 15 minutes at least to practise. 
  • Appear for a mock test at regular intervals.
  • Jot down notes and develop tricks to solve tricky questions quickly and save time.

VITMEE Exam 2023 Selection Process

Once the examination has been completed, there will be a series of steps to follow which will be termed the selection process. The steps are as follows:

  • There will be a list of candidates based on their performance and rank in the VITMEE 2023.
  •  The short-listed candidates are required to pay INR 1 lakh as an advance fee.
  • However, if the candidate withdraws their admission for any reason, an amount of INR 11,800 will be deducted from the advance fee payment as a processing fee. In such a case, the name of the candidate will be removed from the merit list.

VITMEE Exam 2023 Important Documents

These are the lists of documents that the candidate has to submit during the course of the process. The candidates are advised to go through the list thoroughly and gather the below-noted documents in advance:

Lists of DocumentsAt the Time of ApplicationAt the Time of Joining
Class XI and XII MarksheetYesYes
Marksheet of all semesters (up to pre-final, if the result is awaited)YesYes
Final statement of marks and provisional degree certificate (if already received)YesYes
Original Transfer/Migration/College Leaving Certificate received from the institute last attended (if already received)YesYes
Valid GATE score card (if applicable)YesYes
Aadhar CardNoYes
Service certificate (if applicable)YesYes
Caste certificate (only for SC/ST communities) by a competent authority YesYes
Nativity certificate (if applicable)YesYes
Original character certificateNoYes
Physical fitness certificateNoYes
Admission letterNoYes
Programme fee payment receiptNoYes
Passport size colour photographs (2)NoYes
Undertaking for good conduct and behaviour (to be issued by the University/Institute at the time of admission)NoYes
Affidavit signed by the student and parent in INR 20 Non-Judicial Stamp Paper attested by Notary Public.NoYes

The above-mentioned documents should be submitted on or before the 15th of August 2023, or the admission of the candidate will be cancelled and the admission fee amount will be forfeited. 

VITMEE Exam 2023 Tuition Fees

The tuition fee for both the courses in VIT is different from one another. The tuition fee for the MCA course in the first year is INR 1,37,000. However, the fees for M.Tech in VIT range between INR 1,50,000 and 2,99,000 for the first year. An additional payment of INR 3000 is applicable as a caution deposit for both courses which is refundable. 

The payment of the fees and the caution deposit is to be made online only. No other mode of payment will be accepted. 


What is the application fee for VITMEE 2023?

The application fee for the VITMEE 2023 is the same for both courses. For M.Tech and MCA, the application fee is INR 1200.

What is the examination pattern of VITMEE 2023?

The examination will be conducted in the CBT mode and will comprise MCQs only. There will be 100 questions of 1 mark each. The technical skill section is for 80 marks and the English communication skill section is for 20 marks.

Is negative marking applicable for VITMEE exam 2023?

No, negative marking is not applicable for the VITMEE examination 2023.

Every year thousands of applicants appear for the VITMEE examination. To qualify for the VITMEE 2023, the candidates must have an excellent strategic study plan to ace the examination with flying colours. Candidates must understand the exam pattern and go through the detailed syllabus to make sure to get all the information. Interested candidates are advised to frequently check the updates on the official site. 

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