A total of 1.94 lakh candidates have registered for VITEEE 2014 entrance examination.
The University provides admission to B.Tech courses through VITEEE 2014 for 4,100 engineering seats available for admissions.
VIT University is all set to conduct Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam (VITEEE - 2014) for admission to the B.Tech courses, commencing in the session 2014-15.
The VITEEE 2014 computer based entrance examination will be conducted from 09th to 20th April 2014.
This entrance examination will be held at 137 centres in 112 cities across the country and in Kuwait and Dubai as well.
A total of 37,298 candidates from Andhra Pradesh, 28,337 candidates from Uttar Pradesh, 18.861 candidates from Bihar, 14,801 candidates from Maharashtra, 12,839 candidates from Rajasthan and 12,555 candidates from Tamil Nadu have registered for VITEEE 2014.
In 2013, 1.66 lakh candidates had registered for VITEEE.
The university offers 100% fee waiver for central and state board toppers. The top 50 in VITEEE will receive a 75% fee waiver, and the next 50 will get a 50% waiver. The university will offer a 25% waiver for those placed between 101 and 1,000 in the exam.
Under the Support The Advancement of Rural Students programme, the university will offer a 100% fee waiver to government school Class 12 toppers from rural areas in each TN district who do the best in the entrance test.