Visvesvaraya Technological University

Visvesvaraya Technological University Ranking

country rank: 53
world rank: 3635

University Overview

Visvesvaraya Technological University, established in 1998, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the rural environment of Belgaum, Karnataka (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000). Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. VTU provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 22-year-old Indian higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students may take use of a library, online courses, and distance learning options, as well as administrative services, at VTU.

Visvesvaraya Technological University Ranking

University Identity

Name Visvesvaraya Technological University
Acronym VTU
Founded 1998
Motto Become a human being first

University Location

Address Jnana Sangama, Machche Belgaum Belgaum 590 018 Karnataka India
Tel +91 (831) 240 5454
Fax +91 (831) 240 5456

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Resgistrar VTU Belgaum 590 018 (831) 240 5468

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

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