VTU Belgaum: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

  • Belagavi, Karnataka
  • 3.3

    Academics & Faculty

    3.8

    International Exposure

    5

    Fees and Scholarship

    3.4

    Placements & Internships

    3.2

    College Infrastructure

    3.4

    Hostels & Food

    1.5

    Clubs & Associations

    3.3

    Social Atmosphere

    3

    (12)
  • 15 Questions Answered
  • Public 3.3

    Academics & Faculty

    3.8

    International Exposure

    5

    Fees and Scholarship

    3.4

    Placements & Internships

    3.2

    College Infrastructure

    3.4

    Hostels & Food

    1.5

    Clubs & Associations

    3.3

    Social Atmosphere

    3

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VTU Belgaum Overview

Visvesvaraya Technological University, [VTU] Belgaum was established in 1998. It has 35 undergraduate courses and 94 postgraduates courses in the Engineering discipline and MBA. Students can do their postgraduation courses in the university while Bachelor's degree courses are offered by the affiliated colleges. 

VTU is oriented towards excellence in Engineering & Technical Education, Research, and Innovations. VTU has research programs in 592 departments. It has 218 other colleges, 1 constituent college, and 17 autonomous colleges affiliated to it. All the affiliated colleges get their Admission through VTU and the state entrance exam. VTU Admission are much sought after because of the quality of education and dedication towards excellence.

VTU aims to develop technical education, to establish value-based and need-based education and training in Engineering and Technology. Visvesvaraya Technological University Admission are done on a merit basis. The highlights of the University are mentioned below:

Visvesvaraya Technological University, [VTU] Belgaum Highlights
Year of Establishment 1998
Type of University State University
VTU Approvals All India Council for Technical Education [AICTE]; University Grants Commission [UGC]; Council of Architecture [COA]
Affiliated Colleges 218
VTU Departments 592
Regional Centres Belagavi, Bengaluru, Kalaburagi, and Mysuru
VTU Admission VTU Admission
VTU Fees VTU Fees
No. of Students 4 lakh
VTU Courses Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma, and Ph.D
Address Visvesvaraya Technological University“Jnana Sangama” Belagavi: 590018 Karnataka, India.
Contact No. 0831-2498147, 0831-2498196
Email [email protected]
Website https://vtu.ac.in/en/

VTU Quick Links

Visvesvaraya Technological University Courses

In an aim to provide better education to all the students under its shade, VTU has scheduled various programs and disciplines and has a distinguished the number of specialization under main courses into the colleges affiliated to VTU University, Belgavi. Visvesvaraya Technology University courses and its respective specializations are tabulated below:

Courses Specializations
B.Tech Chemical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics, and Communication Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Ceramics, and Cement Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Automobile Engineering
B.Tech {Lateral} Biotechnology, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics, and Communication Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Science & Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electricals & Electronics Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Textile Engineering
B. Arch ----
M.Tech Computer Applications in Industrial Drives, Information & Communication Technology, Aeronautical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Biomedical-Signal Processing & Instrumentation, Biotechnology & Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Communication Systems, Computational Analysis in Mechanical Sciences
M.C.A, M.Arch, M.C.A {Lateral} -----
Ph.D Library & Information Science, Physical Education, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Chemistry, Mathematics, Nanotechnology, Biotechnology

Visvesvaraya Technological University Departments

Visvesvaraya Technological University provides better quality education to its students also provides various departments listed below:

  • Civil Engineering Department
  • Mechanical Engineering Department
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering Department
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department
  • Computer Science Engineering Department
  • Industrial Production Engineering Department
  • Instrumentation Technology Department
  • Biotechnology Department
  • Chemical Engineering Department
  • Automobile Engineering Department
  • Electronics and Instrumentation Department
  • Textile Engineering Department
  • Nano Technology Department
  • Business Management Department

Visvesvaraya Technological University Skill Development Centres

VTU has established Centres of Excellence for skill development at various places in Karnataka in different scopes to bring a change in technology and society.

  • VTU Bio-Fuel Information and Demonstration Centre at Belagavi.
  • VTU centre for Nanotechnology at Bengaluru
  • VTU National Academy for Skill Development at Dandeli in Uttar Kannada District
  • Parisar Chair at Belagavi
  • VTU Innovation Clubs at VTU and in Affiliated Engineering Colleges.
  • VTU Institute of Advanced Technologies at Muddenahalli
  • E-Learning Center at Mysuru, and
  • VTU Bosch Center of Competence at Mysuru

Visvesvaraya Technological University Placements

Visvesvaraya Technological University placements cell assist all students. The cell is managed by students and senior faculty members. 

  • VTU Placement cell assists the students during their placements.
  • Training and development for the placements are given and students excel in the interviews.
  • Some of the companies taking part in placements are AIS, Amazon, Byju's, Cognizant, IBM, HFFC., etc.

Visvesvaraya Technological University Scholarships

Visvesvaraya Technological University, [VTU] Belgaum helps all those students who are learning under its shade including those who are economically backward by lending VTU Scholarship.

Eligibility for Scholarships

  • He/she should be a citizen of India.
  • Should have a good academic record.
  • The parental income of the parent does not exceed the prescribed ratio.
  • The candidate should not indulge in any other scholarship scheme.

How to apply for a Scholarship at VTU

  • Students can apply for the scholarship amount should fill up the VTU Scholarship Form available online on the main web portal.
  • The online portal for VTU Scholarship is 'vtu.ac.in'.
  • For the rest information, students can click on the Scholarship link above. 

Visvesvaraya Technological University Collaboration

VTU was established to cater to the needs of Indian industries for trained technical manpower with practical experience and sound theoretical knowledge. VTU is equipped with extremely rich resources of an outstanding student body and faculty, strong partnerships with business, industry, and government. There are several VTU Affiliated Colleges.

VTU is the first university in the country to adopt the Digital Evaluation System, online services like delivery of question papers to affiliated colleges, result announcement, photocopy availability, PG courses thesis valuation, Ph.D. thesis valuation, and Examination Results announced on Mobile Phone through SMS. 

The campus network uses the state of art network architecture with Edge and Core switches and scalable distributed network topology. This helps to provide an E-learning environment, access to a digital library, support examinations.

Visvesvaraya Technological University has collaborations with various National and International Organizations giving the students better exposure to the industrial world. Listed below are some collaborations of VTU, Belgavi.

  • Bosch Rexroth AG-Germany
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • University of California
  • T&R Consulting Pvt Ltd. Australia
  • Autodesk
  • Deshpande Foundation-Startup Center
  • India Electronics and Semiconductor Association
  • IBM India Ltd. Bengaluru
  • Intel Asia. Bengaluru

Visvesvaraya Technological University Awards

VTU Belgaum aims at a future of global preeminence, leadership, and service. VTU- National Academy for Skill Development is a noble initiative of Visvesveraya Technological University to cater to the present need for skill requirements in India. 

  • BID group of USA honored VTU with the “2014 International Quality Award”.
  • European Society for Quality Research honored VTU with the “Best Quality Leadership Award” for recognizing innovative and initiative-driven steps to improve the development of Quality.
  • Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad honored VTU with the “Best Innovative Technological University in the Country” award for recognizing the Innovative Examination Management System.

Visvesvaraya Technological University Infrastructure Facilities

VTU Belgaum Infrastructure Facilities in its 130 acres is well maintained and provides all basic amenities to the students. VTU has 4 regional centers in the state at Belagavi, Bengaluru, Kalaburagi, and Mysuru. It offers multi-discipline programs in Engineering, Management, and Technology. 

VTU University, Belgaum is making steady progress in developing and providing the best technical environment for education. The university at Belgaum, four regional offices, and all the affiliated colleges of VTU are connected using a secure private network and open access for collaborative learning. 

  • The library is the backbone of the research and development activities of VTU. 
  • It contains lots of books, E-resources to meet the information, research, and curriculum needs of the students.
  • VTU Laboratories are well equipped with modern and sophisticated technologies.
  • Sports are considered essential in the curriculum of VTU and the university has the necessary equipment for the same.
  • VTU organizes frequent sports events for its affiliated and constituent colleges.

Visvesvaraya Technological University Eligibility Criteria

Interested candidates can apply to the colleges of VTU University only if the particular candidate is bearing qualifications as per the VTU eligibility criteria which are tabulated below. To be the part of one of the well-quality education learning institutes, one must clear the VTU Cutoff.

Course Eligibility Criteria
B.Tech
  • Candidate should be HSC passed with a minimum of 45% aggregate.
  • Candidate should qualify KCET /COMEDK and have a valid rank.
B.Arch
  • Candidate should be HSC passed with a minimum of 45% aggregate.
  • Candidate should qualify NATA and have a valid score for Admission.
M.Tech
  • Candidate should have a particular discipline bachelor's degree with 45% aggregate.
  • Candidate should qualify GATE/ PGCET and have a valid rank.
MBA
  • The candidate should have a bachelors degree with 45% aggregate
Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Safety Management
  • Candidate should have passed B.E / B.Tech, M.E / M.Tech. from a recognized university with at least 50% marks.
M.Sc
  • The candidate shall have passed the UG / PG programs with the medium of instruction in English or qualified in TOFEL/IELTS or equivalent.

Visvesvaraya Technological University Admission

VTU Admission are through exams conducted by the State and Central Examinations authorities. The admission guidelines are as per the rules laid down by the Ministry of Human Resource Development. 

  • Official website for admission for candidates is 'vtu.ac.in'.
  • The admission is through the entrance exam as per the disciplines and norms of the University.
  • UG Engineering Admission are through state entrance exams like CET/COMED-K.
  • The undergraduate engineering Admission are carried out by the Karnataka Examinations Authority.
  • PG Admission are through GATE Exams and students should have a valid score.
  • Architecture courses admission is based on NATA Scores.
  • Ph.D. Admission are online and students need to register on the official website. 

Visvesvaraya Technological University Hostel Facilities

VTU facilities include hostels that are located on the campus. VTU Infrastructure Facilities include separate hostels for both boys and girls.

  • The university has provided excellent single occupancy hostel facilities for both boys and girls with a lush green garden surrounding the hostel
  • Mess serves quality nutritious food in hygienic surroundings separately for boys and Girls
  • To provide a homely atmosphere and a suitable ambiance for studying, the college has built separate hostels for Junior Boys (1st Year), Senior Boys and Girls
  • The hostels are located away from each other with separate mess facilities
  • The mess facilities cater to the need of all the students by providing both North and South Indian vegetarian food
  •  As all the hostels are located in the campus the students are free to utilize the facilities like Library, Lab, and the Internet even after college hours

VTU Belgaum Highlights

Institution Type Public

VTU Belgaum Rankings

Publisher Ranking Criteria
57 Engineering

Exams Accepted by VTU Belgaum

CAT

FAQs

Which type of University is Visvesvaraya Technological University?

-Visvesvaraya Technological University is a State University.

What are the approvals of VTU, Belgaum?

-All India Council for Technical Education [AICTE]; University Grants Commission [UGC]; Council of Architecture [COA].

Where are the regional centres of Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum located?

-VTU has 4 regional centres in the state at Belagavi, Bengaluru, Kalaburagi and Mysuru.

Discuss VTU, Belgaum.

-VTU is the first university in the country to adopt Digital Evaluation System, online services like delivery of question papers to affiliated colleges, result announcement, photocopy availability, PG courses thesis valuation, Ph.D. thesis valuation and Examination Results announced on Mobile Phone through SMS. The campus network uses the state of art network architecture with Edge and Core switches and scalable distributed network topology. This helps to provide E-learning environment, access to digital library, support examinations.

Brief discussion on Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum placements?

-Training and development for the placements at Visvesvarays Technological University are given and students excel in the interviews. some companies like AIS, Amazon, Byju's, Cognizant, IBM, HFFC. etc. attain placement drives to grab the talented VTU students.

Where is Visvesvaraya Technological University, [VTU] Belgaum located?

-Visvesvaraya Technological University“Jnana Sangama”Belagavi : 590018 Karnataka, India.

What are the main courses provided in Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum?

-Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma and Ph.D are the main courses with many different specializations.

Where is Visvesvaraya Technological University, [VTU] Belgaum located?

-Visvesvaraya Technological University“Jnana Sangama”Belagavi : 590018 Karnataka, India.

VTU Belgaum Reviews

Overall Rating (Out of 5)

3.3

Based on 12 Verified Reviews

Distribution of Rating

>4-5 star

5

>3-4 star

3

>2-3 star

1

1-2 star

1

Component Rating (Out of 5)

Academics & Faculty

3.8

International Exposure

5

Fees and Scholarship

3.4

Placements & Internships

3.2

College Infrastructure

3.4

Hostels & Food

1.5

Clubs & Associations

3.3

Social Atmosphere

3

Manasa | Btech, batch of 2016

Reviewed on May 22, 2018

  • 3.3
  • College Infrastructure 4
  • Academics & Faculty 5
  • Fees and Scholarship 2.5
  • Placements & Internships 1.5
College Infrastructure

There is no hostel but one hostel for all girls which is far located ibmr hostel. Fees are INR 65000 per year There is a lot of pgs nearby vidhyanagar area. All facilities have given library, labs, but no wifi.

Academics & Faculty

From 8:30 am-5:30 pm.lot of stress and assignments daily. Stuff is good and great experience working with students. Nice and matured

Mohan | Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2014

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2018

  • 2.6
  • Clubs & Associations 4
  • College Infrastructure 3.5
  • Academics & Faculty 3
  • Fees and Scholarship 2.5
  • Placements & Internships 1.5
Clubs & Associations

Clubs will be usual science and cultural club. The college encourages students to participate in everything. One college fest and one sports day will be conducted every year.

College Infrastructure

College infrastructure is good and even PG facilities are good but the price is too costly. Lab quality is also good.

Venkata | Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Chemical Engineering), batch of 2016

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2018

  • 4.2
  • Placements & Internships 4.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 3.5
Placements & Internships

I got very good INTERNSHIP in an MNC and I am very happy for that but can't expect for every oneExceptct for IT, core company jobs are rare and average package doesnt cross more than 5LPA.

Fees and Scholarship

High college fee and good facilities. Scholarships are available only for reserved students and that also comes very late.

Veeresh | Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Structural Engineering), batch of 2019

Reviewed on Jan 03, 2018

  • 4.9
  • Fees and Scholarship 5
  • Clubs & Associations 5
  • College Infrastructure 4
  • Academics & Faculty 5
  • Placements & Internships 5
Fees and Scholarship

The fee is INR 64050 per annum. Karnataka social welfare department provides the scholarship. Almost all the students avail it. No loans are needed.

Clubs & Associations

ABVP, NSS, RED CROSS etc are active on our campus. VTU PREMIER LEAGUE, VTU ANNUAL DAY CUP, ANNUAL DAY, FUNCTIONS, BLOOD DONATION, SPORTS DAY etc are celebrated.

Sachin | Bachelor of Engineering [BE], batch of 2017

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2017

  • 3.8
  • Clubs & Associations 3.5
  • College Infrastructure 4.5
  • Academics & Faculty 3.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 5
  • Placements & Internships 3.5
Clubs & Associations

Republic Day and Independence Day are celebrated here. So many clubs are present here.

College Infrastructure

4 hostels are available here and all the hostels are well-maintained. The infrastructure of the college is good.

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