VTU is a collegiate public university in Karnataka. A constituent college, 17 autonomous colleges, 13 quality improvement programs & a total number of 219 affiliated colleges are under its affiliation. The university offers different courses to more than 80,000 students every year. VTU offers these courses with multiple specializations particularly in the fields of Technology and Engineering. VTU has been ranked 92nd in the Overall Category, 95th in the Management Category, 63rd in the University Category & 52nd in the Engineering Category by NIRF 2023. Besides this, VTU has also been approved by AICTE & UGC.
The flagship program of VTU is B.Tech. which is offered with 23 specializations. Admission to the B.Tech course is granted based on scores achieved by the students in the JEE Main/KMAT examination. Besides B.Tech., the university offers various other popular courses such as M.Tech, MBA, and MCA for which VTU has appointed a highly experienced faculty of academic staff members.
VTU provides admissions to the candidates in UG, PG Courses based on different criteria. For UG courses, the candidates are required to qualify for national level entrance examinations such as KMAT whereas, for PG Courses M.Tech and M.Arch, the candidates are required to qualify GATE & PGCET respectively with merit scores. Besides this, the university conducts a Research Entrance Test based on which admissions are granted to the candidates for Ph.D. courses.
From the placement perspective, VTU has been providing impressive placement and internship opportunities to its students. Many top-notch companies from different sectors are visiting the campus every year to recruit students. More than 60% of the strength is placed in every batch and the highest package offered is INR 18 LPA. KPMG, INFOSYS, MICROSOFT, L&T, and MINDTREE are some of the top recruiters at VTU.
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- VTU has more than 219 affiliated colleges and more than 2000 departments working fo