VITEEE 2021: Updates, Application, Dates, Syllabus, Admit Card & More

Are you all set to crack VITEEE in 2021? If yes, this post will be of help to you. Here, we will have an in-depth analysis of this competitive exam. In this post, readers will find the following details – VITEEE 2021 schedule, important dates, eligibility, fees, application process, syllabus, admit card, result, admission process and more.


In short, you will find all the important details about VITEEE in this post. This post has been crafted keeping the needs of candidates who are all set to appear for this exam!


VIT (Vellore Institute of Technology) conducts this test each year. It is conducted across their campuses in India. The main aim of this test is to facilitate admission into UG level engineering programs across VITs. Let us take a quick look at the exam-overview –

Name of the entrance exam: VITEEE (Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination)
Conducted by: VIT (Vellore Institute of Technology) University
Mode of application: Online & Offline
Level: College/University
Frequency: Conducted once in a year
Purpose: For admission into UG engineering courses in VITs
Mode of examination: Online CBT (Computer Based Test)
Medium (language) of examination: English
Duration: 2½ hours
Number of questions: 125
Negative marking scheme: No
Questions format: MCQs


VITEEE is a University/College level competitive exam. In other words, this exam is conducted by a private engineering University.


The main aim of our VITEEE guide is to keep you updated about this entrance exam. Our guie is divided into 6 sections. Let us check out what each section deals with –

  1. Section 1: VITEEE schedule and important dates
  2. Section 2: Eligibility criteria and other requirements
  3. Section 3: VITEEE application process, registration and application fees
  4. Section 4: Syllabus, exam pattern and marks distribution
  5. Section 5: Admit card
  6. Section 6: Post-exam activities such as – result declaration, interview and admission process


Come, let us move to section 1 now. Let us take a closer look at the schedule and important dates –


VITEEE 2021 Schedule & Important Dates

Please check this table for official dates and schedule –

Event Date
Application form released on Last week of September/First week of October, 2020
Last date to submit application form 4th week of February, 2021
Test slot booking starts on 1st week of March, 2021
Admit card released on Soon after booking test slots
Date of examination 2nd week of April, 2021
Result declared on 4th week of April
Counseling process starts from 2nd week of May, 2021


Interested candidates may apply for this test online or offline. But VIT will entertain application form from eligible candidates only! What’s VITEEE eligibility criteria like, some of you may ask. Let us check out section 2 and find out –


VITEEE 2021 Eligibility Criteria

In order to be considered eligible to appear for this test, a candidate must satisfy certain requirements. These requirements are both academic and non-academic in nature. Educational qualification, age limit and nationality – these parameters form an important part of VITEEE eligibility criteria. Let us check them out –


Educational qualification

Minimum educational qualification required is – completed 12th Science with PCM and English subjects. Candidates appearing for 12th Science board exam are also eligible to appear for this test.


Minimum aggregate marks required in 12th board exam is 60%. For SC/ST candidates and residents of J&K and northeastern states, minimum aggregate marks required is 50%.


Age limit

In order to be considered eligible to appear for VITEEE 2021, a candidate must have date of birth on or after July 1, 2000.



Indian citizens and non-resident Indian citizens are eligible to apply for this test.


How to apply, some of you may ask. Let us find out what the application process is like. Let us check out section 3 –


VITEEE 2021 Application Process

Candidates may apply for this test online or offline. Yes, VIT has given applicants two different registration methods to choose from! Candidates may apply online through the official website of VIT. They may obtain a physical copy of the application form and apply offline too! Physical copy of application form can be obtained from VIT campuses.


What is the registration process now, some of you may ask. Let us check out the step by step process –


Step by step online registration process

  1. Visit the official website of VIT (
  2. Search for VITEEE registration link or tab on the website. Click on the link
  3. Register for VITEEE 2021. Candidates will be asked to enter personal details such as – name, DoB, gender, nationality, contact number and email address
  4. After registering successfully, candidates will obtain login credentials via email. Make sure that you enter a valid email address while registering
  5. Login to the official website using the credentials received via email
  6. After logging in, enter necessary details such as – name, academic qualification, address and contact details. After filling up the necessary details, application number will be generated by the system
  7. Apart from personal details, candidates are also supposed to upload scanned images of passport size photo and signature specimen
  8. Pay the application fees online through credit/debit cards, net banking or UPI
  9. Download the application form and keep it for future reference and use


Step by step offline registration process

  1. Candidates may obtain VITEEE application form from VIT campuses
  2. Candidates may pay for the application form through demand draft drawn in favor of VIT University Vellore
  3. A candidate must fill up the form carefully using a black ball point pen
  4. Stick recent passport size photograph of the candidate on the assigned space
  5. Make sure that the form has been completely and accurately filled
  6. Send it through speed post or registered post to the following address – Director, UG admissions, VIT, Vellore 632014


How much should I pay up (for application process), some of you may ask. Here is everything you need to know about the application fees –


Application fees

Here is the mode-wise list of application fees –

Mode Fees
Online 1150 INR
Offline 1250 INR


NRI applicants must pay 50 USD for processing their application form. Slot booking begins on 1st week of March, 2021. Let us find out what this process is like –


Slot booking

Perform these steps to book your slot –

  1. Visit official website of VIT
  2. Search for ‘Book a seat’ tab/link and click it
  3. Select your preferred state and city
  4. Select the ideal test center and time slot
  5. Confirm your slot selection by clicking on ‘Book’


Let us check out aspects such as – syllabus, exam pattern and marks distribution. Let us check out section 4 –


VITEEE 2021 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

Come, let us check out what the VITEEE syllabus looks like. Let us take a closer look at the subjects and questions –



VITEEE syllabus can be broadly classified into 5 sections – Physics, chemistry, mathematics/biology, English and aptitude. Let us take a closer look at each subject –

  • Physics: Properties of matter, laws of motion, electromagnetic induction, electricity, magnetic field, energy and power, AC, optics, semiconductors etc.
  • Chemistry: Biomolecules, atomic structure, thermodynamics, organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, alcohols, chemical equilibrium, isomerism etc.
  • Mathematics: Integration, differentiation, matrices, functions, probability, statistics etc.
  • Biology: Genetics, reproduction, biotechnology, biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, taxonomy, plant and human physiology etc.
  • English: Grammar, vocabulary, reading etc.
  • Aptitude: verbal reasoning, rank and order, time and work, logical reasoning, direction, series etc.


Let us check out marks distribution and weightage now. Here is everything you need to know about it –


Questions and marks distribution

Here’s what subject-wise marks distribution looks like –

Subject No of questions Marks
Physics 35 35
Chemistry 35 35
Mathematics/Biology 35 35
Aptitude 10 10
English 5 5


Let us take a closer look at the exam format now. Here it is –


Exam pattern

Mode of examination: Online CBT (Computer Based Test)
Medium (language) of examination: English
Duration: 2½ hours
Number of questions: 125
Marking scheme: 1 mark for each correct answer
Negative marking scheme: No
Questions format: MCQs


Let us check out section 5 now –


VITEEE 2021 Admit Card

VITEEE admit card contains the following details about a candidate – name, photograph, exam center, roll number etc. It is mandatory for a candidate to carry his/her admit card while going to appear for the exam. A candidate won’t be allowed inside the exam center without his/her admit card.


How to obtain my admit card, some of you may ask. You’ll obtain your admit card after you book your test slot! Yes, as soon as you successfully book your test slot, VIT will release your admit card. Candidates may download the admit card from the official website of VIT (after entering relevant credentials). They may download and print the card for further use.


VITEEE 2021 Result

VIT declares the result on 4th week of April (usually). Result declaration is an online process. Candidates may check out the official website of VIT and check their result. Result declaration is followed by counseling and admission process.


VITEEE 2021 counseling and admission process

Along with the result of individual candidates, VIT also releases All India level merit list. Result declaration event kicks-off the whole ‘admission process’. Seats will be distributed among deserving candidates on the basis of their performance/rank in the All India level merit list. Details regarding the counseling process (venue and timings) will be communicated to applicants via email.

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