International Collaborations

VIT-AP has the advantage of the best International Relations built by the VIT group. The International Relations opportunities are common for all VIT campuses. Through tie-ups with several reputed universities abroad, avenues are created for

  • Faculty Exchange
  • Semester Abroad Programme (SAP) – final project with scholarship.
  • International Transfer Programme- 2 yrs at VIT-AP and 2 yrs Abroad
  • Joint Research
  • Joint Curriculum Development

Partner Universities

United States
United Kingdom
Purdue University, IndianaQueen Mary University, LondonAustralian National University, Canberra
State University of New York (SUNY),BinghamtonRoyal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne
Rochester Institute of Technology, New YorkQueensland University of Technology, Brisbane
University of Massachusetts, MassachusettsDeakin University, Victoria
University of Michigan,Dearborne

VIT-AP and Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), USA announce the creation of an International Centre of Excellence in Engineering. The centre at VIT-AP, Amaravathi focuses on:

  • Joint Research in Computers and IT, Microelectronics, Imaging Science and Manufacturing Automation
  • Admission of VIT-AP students in UG and PG programmes of RIT
  • Development of Faculty, Lab and Instructional Resources
  • Curriculum Development and International Accreditation

RIT – 2+2 + 1 year of paid work experience

VIT’s Chancellor Dr.G.Viswanathan exchanged MoU with RIT’s Associate Provost Dr.Jim Myers, in the presence of Hon’ble Chief Minister Sri. N. Chandrababu Naidu

About VIT-AP, Amaravati
About RIT
Mandatory Co-op programmes (industrial internship / work experience)
Ranked #5 in Computer Software and Applications, Ranked #9 in Engineering-related fields (USA Today College Guide 2017)
Opportunities to study 2 years at VIT-AP and 2 years overseas for Bachelor's degrees
RIT provides one of the oldest and the best Co-op programmes in the USA 
Collaborative Master's and Doctoral level studies with International Universities
RIT's Simone Center for Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship ranks #1 in the USA. 
Fully Flexible Credit System (FFCS®)RIT's School of Design ranked 11th among "The World's 25 Best Design Schools"( Business Insider survey 2012)
Emphasis on real-world industrial applications and entrepreneurship 
Truly global experience with over 2,700 international students at RIT from over 110 countries
Well-connected Placement cell 
International campuses in Europe, Middle East and China
Programmes with heavy involvement of Industry and International partners