BRIEF
VITEEE (Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination) is an engineering entrance examination conducted by VIT(Vellore Institute of Technology) founded by Dr.G.Viswanathan.
It is an online examination which offers the candidates to take admission in four prestigious campuses:
 VIT Vellore
 VIT Chennai
 VIT Bhopal
 VIT Amaravati
Total of 2 2.5 lakhs candidates appear in this examination out of which only 1lkh students are called for counselling.
B.Tech. Programmes offered at different campuses of VIT
CAMPUS NAME  BTECH DEGREE OFFERED 

VELLORE  • Electronics and Communication • Biotechnology • Civil Engineering • Chemical Engineering • Computer Science and Engineering • Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Bioinformatics • Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Information Security • Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialization with Internet of Things and Sensor • Electrical and Electronics Engineering • Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering • Information Technology • Mechanical Engineering • Mechanical with specialization in Automotive Engineering • Mechanical with specialization in Energy Engineering • Production and Industrial Engineering • Electronics and Communication with specialization in Sensors & Wearable Technology • Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Data Science • B.Des. Industrial Design 
CHENNAI  • Civil Engineering • Computer Science and Engineering • Electronics and Computer Engineering • Electronics and Communication Engineering • Electrical and Electronics Engineering • Mechanical Engineering 
BHOPAL  • Computer Science and Engineering • Electronics and Communication Engineering • Mechanical Engineering • Electrical and Electronics Engineering • Bioengineering • Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Gaming Technology 
AMARAVATI  • Computer Science and Engineering • Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Data Analytics • Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Networking and Security • Electronics and Communication Engineering • Mechanical Engineering • Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialization in Embedded Systems • Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialization in VLSI 
ELIGIBILITY
The criteria required by a candidate to take VITEEE 2018 are:
 The applicant for admission should be a Resident / Non Resident Indian National/PIO/OCI holder. PIO/OCI candidates should have studied in schools located in India in the preceding two years.
 The candidates must pass 10 and 12th from State Board, CBSE, ICSE, or any other recognised board/university.
 NIOS candidates must submit the migrationcum transfer certificate at the time of admission.
 Candidate must secure 60% marks in physics, mathematics and chemistry individually.
 Candidate date of birth must fall on or after 1st July 1996 in order to apply for VITEEE 2018.
 Candidates must have completed the age of 17 years as on 1st July of the admission year.
EXAM PATTERN
 VITEEE questions are divide into 4 PARTS:
 PART I MATHEMATICS
 PART II PHYSICS
 PART III CHEMISTRY
 PART IV ENGLISH
PART IIII contains 40 questions each and PART IV contains 5 questions
SUBJECTS NUMBER OF QUESTIONS MATHEMATICS 40 PHYSICS 40 CHEMISTRY 40 ENGLISH 5 TOTAL 125 Candidates are given 2 hours and 30 minutes for completion of the exam.
 The exam will be conducted at 3 sessions per day.
I session 9.00 am – 11.30 am II session 12.30 am – 3.00 am III session 4.00 am – 6.30 am The examination is conducted in multiple sessions. However, a candidate is allowed to appear in any one specified session (PCME/PCBE) only.
 Candidates are awarded +1 marks for every right response and no marks are being deducted on giving wrong response.
SUBJECTS TOTAL MARKS MATHEMATICS 40 PHYSICS 40 CHEMISTRY 40 ENGLISH 5 TOTAL 125 No time limit is allotted for any question; the candidates can go and change their response or review it anytime they wish to. The candidates can start with whichever question or part they wish to start from.
IMPORTANT DATES VITEEE 2019
EVENTS  TENTATIVE DATES 

The release date of application form  November 2019 
Last date for the submission of the form  March 2019 
Starting of slot booking  March 2019 
Admit card to be available by  March 2019 
Exam dates  April 2019 
Result date  April 2019 
Counselling dates  May 2019 
APPLICATION PROCEDURE
 Candidates must fill out the application form carefully after reading all the instructions.
 Check and ensure your eligibility.
 Note the unique application number before downloading the filledup form.
 Register at VIT website (www.jeemain.ac.in).
 Complete the online application form.
 Upload the photograph, signature and thumb impression in JPEG format.
 Pay the form fees rs.1150/ either by credit/debit card, net banking or through echallan.
 NRI candidates need to pay the form fees through Demand Draft mode50USD. They also need to send the application form to the university.
SYLLABUS
PHYSICS
NAMES OF THE TOPIC  TOPICS IN DETAIL 

Laws of Motion & Work, Energy and Power  Law of conservation of linear momentum and its applications. Static and kinetic friction  laws of friction  rolling friction  lubrication. Work done by a constant force and a variable force; kinetic energy  workenergy theorem  power. Conservative forces: conservation of mechanical energy (kinetic and potential energies)  nonconservative forces: motion in a vertical circle  elastic and inelastic collisions in one and two dimensions. 
Properties of Matter  Elastic behaviour  Stressstrain relationship  Hooke’s law  Young’s modulus  bulk modulus  shear modulus of rigidity  Poisson’s ratio  elastic energy. Viscosity  Stokes’ law  terminal velocity  streamline and turbulent flow  critical velocity. Bernoulli’s theorem and its applications. Heat  temperature  thermal expansion: thermal expansion of solids  specific heat capacity: Cp, Cv  latent heat capacity. Qualitative ideas of Blackbody radiation: Wein’s displacement Law  Stefan’s law. 
Electrostatics  Charges and their conservation; Coulomb’s lawforces between two point electric charges  Forces between multiple electric chargessuperposition principles. Electric field  electric field due to a point charge, electric field lines; electric dipole, electric field intensity due to a dipole – the behaviour of a dipole in a uniform electric field. Electric potential  potential differenceelectric potential due to a point charge and dipole equipotential surfaces  the electrical potential energy of a system of two point charges. Electric fluxGauss’s theorem and its applications. Electrostatic inductioncapacitor and capacitance  dielectric and electric polarisation  parallel plate capacitor with and without a dielectric medium  applications of the capacitor  energy stored in a capacitor  Capacitors in series and in parallel  action of points  Van de Graaff generator. 
Current Electricity  Electric Current  flow of charges in a metallic conductor  drift velocity and mobility and their relation with electric current. Ohm’s law, electrical resistance  VI characteristics  electrical resistivity and conductivityclassification of materials in terms of conductivity  Carbon resistors  colour code for carbon resistors  combination of resistors  series and parallel temperature dependence of resistance  internal resistance of a cell  potential difference and emf of a cell  combinations of cells in series and in parallel. Kirchoff’s law  Wheatstone’s Bridge and its application for the temperature coefficient of resistance measurement 
Magnetic Effects of Electric Current  Magnetic effect of electric current  Concept of the magnetic field  Oersted’s experiment  BiotSavart lawMagnetic field due to an infinitely long current carrying straight wire and circular coil  Tangent galvanometer  construction and working  Bar magnet as an equivalent solenoid  magnetic field lines. Ampere’s circuital law and its application. Force on a moving charge in the uniform magnetic field and electric field  cyclotron  Force on current carrying conductor in a uniform magnetic field  Forces between two parallel current carrying conductors  definition of ampere. Torque experienced by a current loop in a uniform magnetic field  moving coil galvanometer  conversion to ammeter and voltmeter  current loop as a magnetic dipole and its magnetic dipole moment  Magnetic dipole moment of a revolving electron. 
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current  Electromagnetic induction  Faraday’s law  induced emf and current  Lenz’s law. Selfinduction  Mutual induction  selfinductance of a long solenoid  mutual inductance of two long solenoids. Methods of inducing emf  (i) by changing magnetic induction (ii) by changing area enclosed by the coil and (iii) by changing the orientation of the coil (quantitative treatment). AC generator  commercial generator. (Single phase, three phase). Eddy current  applications  transformer  long distance transmission. Alternating current  measurement of AC  AC circuit with resistance  AC circuit with inductor  AC circuit with a capacitor  LCR series circuit  Resonance and Q  factor  power in AC circuits. 
Optics  Reflection of light, spherical mirrors, mirror formula. Refraction of light, total internal reflection and its applications, optical fibres, refraction at spherical surfaces, lenses, thin lens formula, lens maker’s formula. Magnification, the power of a lens, a combination of thin lenses in contact, a combination of a lens and a mirror. Refraction and dispersion of light through a prism. Scattering of the lightblue colour of the sky and reddish appearances of the sun at sunrise and sunset. Wavefront and Huygens’s principle  Reflection, total internal reflection and refraction of plane wave at a plane surface using wave fronts. Interference  Young’s double slit experiment and expression for fringe width  coherent source  interference of light  Formation of colours in thin films  Newton’s rings. Diffraction  differences between interference and diffraction of light diffraction grating. Polarisation of light waves  polarisation by reflection  Brewster’s law  double refraction  Nicol prism  uses of plane polarised light and Polaroids  rotatory polarisation  polarimeter. 
Dual Nature of Radiation and Atomic Physics  Electromagnetic waves and their characteristics  Electromagnetic spectrum  Photoelectric effect  Light waves and photons  Einstein’s photoelectric equation  laws of photoelectric emission  particle nature of light  photocells and their applications. Atomic structure  the discovery of the electron  specific charge (Thomson’s method) and charge of the electron (Millikan’s oil drop method)  alpha scattering  Rutherford’s atom model. 
Nuclear Physics  Nuclear properties  nuclear radii, masses, binding energy, density, charge  isotopes, isobars and isotones  nuclear mass defect  binding energy  stability of nuclei  Bainbridge mass spectrometer. Nature of nuclear forces  Neutron  discovery  properties  artificial transmutation  particle accelerator. Radioactivityalpha, beta and gamma radiations and their properties  Radioactive decay law  half life  mean life  artificial radioactivity  radio isotopes  effects and uses  Geiger  Muller counter. Radiocarbon dating. Nuclear fission  chain reaction  atom bomb  nuclear reactor  nuclear fusion  Hydrogen bomb  cosmic rays  elementary particles 
Semiconductor Devices and their Applications  Semiconductor basics  energy band in solids: the difference between metals, insulators and semiconductors  semiconductor doping  Intrinsic and Extrinsic semiconductors. Formation of PN Junction  Barrier potential and depletion layerPN Junction diode  Forward and reverse bias characteristics  diode as a rectifier  Zener diodeZener diode as a voltage regulator  LED. Junction transistors  characteristics  transistor as a switch  transistor as an amplifier  transistor as an oscillator. Logic gates  NOT, OR, AND, EXOR using discrete components  NAND and NOR gates as universal gates  De Morgan’s theorem  Laws and theorems of Boolean algebra. 
CHEMISTRY
NAMES OF THE TOPIC  TOPICS IN DETAIL 

Atomic Structure  Bohr’s atomic modelSommerfeld’s extension of atomic structure; Electronic configuration and Quantum numbers; Shapes of s,p,d,f orbitals  Pauli’s exclusion principle  Hund’s Rule of maximum multiplicity  Aufbau principle. Emission and absorption spectra, line and band spectra; Hydrogen spectrum  Lyman, Balmer, Paschen, Brackett and Pfund series; de Broglie's theory; Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle  wave nature of electron  Schrodinger wave equation (No derivation). Eigenvalues and eigenfunctions. Hybridization of atomic orbitals involving s,p and d orbitals 
p,d and f – Block Elements  pblock elements  Phosphorous compounds; PCl3, PCl5  Oxides. Hydrogen halides, Interhalogen compounds. Xenon fluoride compounds. General Characteristics of d  block elements  Electronic Configuration  Oxidation states of first row transition elements and their colours. Occurrence and principles of extraction: Copper, Silver, Gold and Zinc. Preparation and properties of CuSO4, AgNO3 and K2Cr2O7. Lanthanides  Introduction, electronic configuration, general characteristics, oxidation state  lanthanide contraction, uses a brief comparison of Lanthanides and Actinides. 
Coordination Chemistry and Solid State Chemistry  Introduction  Terminology in coordination chemistry  IUPAC nomenclature of mononuclear coordination compounds. Isomerism, Geometrical isomerism in 4coordinate, 6coordinate complexes. Theories on coordination compounds  Werner’s theory (brief), Valence Bond theory. Uses of coordination compounds. Bioinorganic compounds (Haemoglobin and chlorophyll). Lattice  unit cell, systems, types of crystals, packing in solids; Ionic crystals  Imperfections in solids  point defects. XRay diffraction  Electrical Property, Amorphous solids (elementary ideas only). 
Thermodynamics, Chemical Equilibrium and Chemical Kinetics  I and II law of thermodynamics  spontaneous and nonspontaneous processes, entropy, Gibb’s free energy  Free energy change and chemical equilibrium  the significance of entropy. Law of mass action  Le Chatlier’s principle, applications of chemical equilibrium. Rate expression, order and molecularity of reactions, zero order, first order and pseudo first order reaction  halflife period. Determination of rate constant and order of reaction. Temperature dependence of rate constant  Arrhenius equation and activation energy. 
Electrochemistry  Theory of electrical conductance; metallic and electrolytic conductance. Faraday’s laws  theory of strong electrolytes  Specific resistance, specific conductance, equivalent and molar conductance  Variation of conductance with dilution  Kohlrausch’s Law  the Ionic product of water, pH and pH  buffer solutions  use of pH values. Cells  Electrodes and electrode potentials  construction of cell and EMF values, Fuel cells, Corrosion and its prevention 
Isomerism in Organic Compounds  Definition, Classification  structural isomerism, stereoisomerism  geometrical and optical isomerism. Optical activity chirality  compounds containing chiral centres  R, S notation, D, L notation 
Alcohols and Ethers  Nomenclature of alcohols  Classification of alcohols  the distinction between 10, 20 and 30 alcohols  General methods of preparation of primary alcohols, properties. Methods of preparation of dihydric alcohols: Glycol  Properties  Uses. Methods of preparation of trihydric alcohols  Properties  Uses. Aromatic alcohols  preparation and properties of phenols and benzyl alcohol. Ethers  Nomenclature of ethers  general methods of preparation of aliphatic ethers  Properties  Uses. Aromatic ethers  Preparation of Anisole  Uses 
Carbonyl Compounds  Nomenclature of carbonyl compounds  Comparison of aldehydes and ketones. General methods of preparation of aldehydes  Properties  Uses. Aromatic aldehydes  Preparation of benzaldehyde  Properties and Uses. Ketones  general methods of preparation of aliphatic ketones (acetone)  Properties  Uses. Aromatic ketones  preparation of acetophenone  Properties  Uses, preparation of benzophenone  Properties. Name reactions; Clemmenson reduction, Wolff  Kishner reduction, Cannizzaro reaction, Claisen Schmidt reaction, Benzoin Condensation, Aldol Condensation. Preparation and applications of Grignard reagents. 
Carboxylic Acids and their derivatives  Nomenclature  Preparation of aliphatic monocarboxylic acids  formic acid  Properties  Uses. Monohydroxy monocarboxylic acids; Lactic acid  Synthesis of lactic acid. Aliphatic dicarboxylic acids; Preparation of oxalic and succinic acids. Aromatic acids; Benzoic and Salicylic acids  Properties  Uses. Derivatives of carboxylic acids; acetyl chloride (CH3COCl)  Preparation  Properties  Uses. Preparation of acetamide, Properties  acetic anhydride  Preparation, Properties. Preparation of esters  methyl acetate  Properties. 
Organic Nitrogen Compounds and Biomolecules  Aliphatic Nitro compounds – Preparation of aliphatic nitroalkanes  Properties  Uses. Aromatic nitro compounds  Preparation  Properties  Uses. The distinction between aliphatic and aromatic nitro compounds. Amines; aliphatic amines General methods of preparation  Properties  Distinction between 10, 20 and 30 amines. Aromatic amines  Synthesis of benzylamine  Properties, Aniline  Preparation  Properties  Uses. Differences between aliphatic and aromatic amines. Aliphatic nitriles  Preparation – properties  Uses. Diazonium salts – Preparation of benzene diazonium chloride  Properties. Carbohydrates – Distinction between sugars and nonsugars, structural formulae of glucose, fructose and sucrose, with their linkages, invert sugar – definition, examples of oligo and polysaccharides Amino acids – Classification with examples, Peptide properties of peptide bond Lipids  Definition, classification with examples, the difference between fats, oils and waxes. 
MATHEMATICS
NAMES OF THE TOPIC  TOPICS IN DETAIL 

Matrices and their Applications  Adjoint, inverse  properties, computation of inverses, a solution of a system of linear equations by matrix inversion method. Rank of a matrix  elementary transformation on a matrix, consistency of a system of linear equations, Cramer’s rule, nonhomogeneous equations, homogeneous linear system and rank method. A solution of linear programming problems (LPP) in two variables. 
Trigonometry and Complex Numbers  Definition, range, domain, principal value branch, graphs of inverse trigonometric functions and their elementary properties. Complex number system  conjugate, properties, ordered pair representation. Modulus  properties, geometrical representation, polar form, principal value, conjugate, sum, difference, product, quotient, vector interpretation, solutions of polynomial equations, De Moivre’s theorem and its applications. Roots of a complex number  nth roots, cube roots, fourth roots. 
Analytical Geometry of two dimensions  Definition of a conic  general equation of a conic, classification with respect to the general equation of a conic, classification of conics with respect to eccentricity. Equations of conic sections (parabola, ellipse and hyperbola) in standard forms and general forms Directrix, Focus and Latusrectum  a parametric form of conics and chords.  Tangents and normals  Cartesian form and parametric form  the equation of chord of contact of tangents from a point (x1, y1) to all the abovesaid curves. Asymptotes, Rectangular hyperbola  the Standard equation of a rectangular hyperbola. 
Vector Algebra  Scalar Product  angle between two vectors, properties of the scalar product, and applications of the dot product. Vector product, right handed and left handed systems, properties of vector product, applications of the cross product. The product of three vectors  Scalar triple product, properties of the scalar triple product, vector triple product, vector product of four vectors, scalar product of four vectors 
Analytical Geometry of Three Dimensions  Direction cosines  direction ratios  the equation of a straight line passing through a given point and parallel to a given line, passing through two given points, the angle between two lines. Planes  equation of a plane, passing through a given point and perpendicular to a line, given the distance from the origin and unit normal, passing through a given point and parallel to two given lines, passing through two given points and parallel to a given line, passing through three given noncollinear points, passing through the line of intersection of two given planes, the distance between a point and a plane, the plane which contains two given lines (coplanar lines), angle between a line and a plane. Skew lines  the shortest distance between two lines, condition for two lines to intersect, the point of intersection, collinearity of three points. Sphere  the equation of the sphere whose centre and radius are given, the equation of a sphere when the extremities of the diameter are given. 
Differential Calculus  Limits, continuity and differentiability of functions  Derivative as a rate of change, velocity, acceleration, related rates, derivative as a measure of the slope, tangent, normal and the angle between curves. Mean value theorem  Rolle’s Theorem, Lagrange Mean Value Theorem, Taylor ’s and Maclaurin’s series, L’ Hospital’s Rule, stationary points, increasing, decreasing, maxima, minima, concavity, convexity and points of inflexion. Errors and approximations  absolute, relative, percentage errors  curve tracing, partial derivatives, Euler’s theorem 
Integral Calculus and its Applications  Simple definite integrals  fundamental theorems of calculus, properties of definite integrals. Reduction formulae  reduction formulae for and, Bernoulli’s formula. Area of bounded regions, length of the curve. 
Differential Equations  Differential equations  formation of differential equations, order and degree, solving differential equations (1st order), variables separable, homogeneous and linear equations. Second order linear differential equations  second order linear differential equations with constant coefficients, finding the particular integral if f(x) = emx, sin mx, cos mx, x, x2. 
Probability Distributions  Probability  Axioms  Addition law  Conditional probability  Multiplicative law  Baye’s Theorem  Random variable  probability density function, distribution function, mathematical expectation, variance. Theoretical distributions  discrete distributions, Binomial, Poisson distributions Continuous distributions, Normal distribution. 
Discrete Mathematics  Functions  Relations Basics of counting. Mathematical logic  logical statements, connectives, truth tables, logical equivalence, tautology, a contradiction. Groupsbinary operations, semigroups, monoids, groups, the order of a group, order of an element, properties of groups. 
SCHOLARSHIP OFFERED BY VIT
CRITERIA  AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP OFFERED 

STATE AND CENTRAL BOARD TOPPERS  100% TUITION FEES FOR ALL FOUR YEARS 
STUDENT HOW GOT THE RANK BETWEEN 150 IN VITEEE  75% TUITION FEES FOR ALL FOUR YEAR 
STUDENT HOW GOT THE RANK BETWEEN 51100 IN VITEEE  50% TUITION FEES FOR ALL FOUR YEAR 
STUDENT HOW GOT THE RANK BETWEEN 1011000 IN VITEEE  25% TUITION FEES FOR ALL FOUR YEAR 
COUNSELLING
 Selected candidates are required to submit a DD of rs.50,000 in favour of VIT University; which is to be paid in Vellore during seat confirmation and branch allotment procedure. Out of rs 50,000, rs 12,000 is the counselling fee which is not refundable.
 Selected candidates will receive an SMS through the university regarding the counselling. The information regarding counselling will also be displayed on the VIT website.
 Candidate should be present in person in order to attend the counselling in any campus of VIT.
Documents required at the time of counselling
 VITEEE2018 eAdmit Card,
 Counselling Admit card
 VITEEE Result copy
 Class X Board Certificate as a proof of date of birth or any other age proof Certificate
 XII marks sheet/ XII Hall ticket (For candidates whose results are not yet published)
 Community Certificate (For SC/ST only)
 Nativity Certificate (For candidates hailing from Jammu and Kashmir and the North Eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura.)
 DEMAND DRAFT for `50,000/ drawn in favour of ‘VIT University’, payable at Vellore.
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