The Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam (VITEEE) to begin today will see a total of 1, 93, 790 candidates. The exam will continue till April 20 across 137 centres in 112 cities. This exam is held for admissions to 18 undergraduate engineering offered by VIT University.
Andhra Pradesh saw the maximum number of registrations amounting to 37, 298 candidates. Comes next is Uttar Pradesh having 28,337 candidates followed by Bihar 18, 861, Maharashtra 14,801, Rajasthan 12,839 and Tamil Nadu 12,555.
It is a computer based, multiple choice exam held for a duration of two hours and thirty minutes. The exam is divided into three parts: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology. Each section will consist of 40 questions carrying one mark each.
The result for the same is expected to be declared on April 28. The counseling for the admissions is scheduled to take place from May 19 to May 22.
According to a newspaper, VIT chancellor G Viswanathan informed that two toppers among students (a boy and a girl) from government schools in rural areas in every district of Tamil Nadu obtaining maximum scores in the entrance exam would be provided with 100 per cent tuition fee waiver and full exemption from hostel and mess fee under the unique STAR (supporting the advancement of rural students) programme.Read More
Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam (VITEEE) 2014 conducted by Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) offers admissions to the B.Tech programme. The dates for slot booking for the same have been extended. Initially, slot booking was to begin on March 12 which later got postponed to March 14.
But, the dates have again been rescheduled and the booking of slots will now begin on March 15. So, the slot booking which was to be held from March 14 to March 19 is now going to be held duringMarch 15 and March 20.
The process is completely based on first-come-first serve. Candidates can select their city and the date and batch for the exams.
The exam will be held from April 9 to April 20.
The VITEEE is a computer based test that needs to be solved within a duration of two hours and 30 minutes. The exam consisting of objective type multiple choice questions is bifurcated into three parts:
Part I: Physics
Part II: Chemistry
Part III: Mathematics/ Biology
Each part contains 40 questions for one mark each. No negative marking is applicable on a wrong answer.
Part I Physics: Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Effects of Electric Current, Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current, Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Optics, Atomic Physics, Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter, Nuclear Physics, Semiconductor Devices and their Applications
Part II Chemistry: Atomic Structure, p,d and f – Block Elements, Coordination Chemistry and Solid State Chemistry, Thermodynamics, Chemical Equilibrium and Chemical Kinetics, Electrochemistry, Isomerism in Organic Compounds, Alcohols and Ethers, Carbonyl Compounds, Carboxylic Acids and their Derivatives, Organic Nitrogen Compounds, Biomolecules
Part III Mathematics: Applications of Matrices and Determinants, Complex Numbers, Analytical Geometry of two Dimensions, Vector Algebra, Analytical Geometry of three Dimensions, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus and its Applications, Differential Equations, Probability Distributions, Discrete Mathematics,
Part III Biology: Taxonomy, Evolution, Cell and Molecular Biology, Reproduction, Genetics, Microbiology and Immunology, Biochemistry, Physiology: Plant and Human, Biotechnology and its Applications, Biodiversity, Ecology and Environment, Applied Biology and Human Welfare.