The VIT-AP Advantage
With flexible courses and a unique teaching-learning experience, a student-oriented mentoring scheme, extra-curricular activities, focus on continuous assessment and emphasis on practical learning, state-of-the art facilities, several international collaborations and placement opportunities and much more, VIT-AP ensures that students are informed, inspired, and engaged in an enriching experience at the institute.
Unique Teaching-Learning Process
With a focus on Engineering and Technology competencies, identified by industry and professional societies, the teaching learning process at VIT-AP prepares the students for the future. Based on a meticulously designed curriculum with industry and international academia feedback, the students are part of a flexible credit system where their learning is continuously assessed.
Fully Flexible Credit System (FFCS® )
The students are offered a range of diverse courses, and provided the opportunity to select courses, timings and faculty members based on their aspirations and interests.
We focus on practical learning, which involves the learners to apply classroom content to solve real-world problems. One of the key opportunities they are provided with is the Engineering Clinics where they put the concepts to use by creating contraptions. Students from different subject areas form their own groups, and with the help of a faculty coordinator, undertake projects where they apply knowledge gained from the classrooms.
Co-op Programmes and Internships
Even before the students step out into the real world, we ensure they are industry -ready through our mandatory internships which are carried out as part of the programmes. The aim is to provide industrial exposure at an early stage in order to acquire a better understanding of the industry expectations.
At VIT-AP, we believe that sound mental and good physical health are crucial for holistic development. With a strong emphasis on recreation of students, VIT-AP students, faculty and staff are provided facilities which keeps them active, spirited, involved, and healthy. Several intramural sports events are organised where students compete in cricket, badminton, volleyball, chess etc. Apart from intramural sports, different colleges and universities also participate in our in-house Sports and Cultural fest VITopia.
Clubs and Chapters
At VIT-AP, there exists a symbiotic relationship between learning and enjoyment. With a stimulating community of students, various opportunities are provided to interact with students from diverse backgrounds. Several club activities eventually lead them to develop a crucial skillset comprising team-work, leadership, and event management.
Seize the Unbeatable Placement Advantage [425+ companies, multiple offers]. At VIT-AP, students are part of serious and rigorous programmes which do not compromise on quality. As a result, they receive unparalleled placement opportunities through the well-connected placement cell.
International tie-ups have already resulted in several interactions with faculty from abroad such as Rochester Institute of Technology (USA) and Queensland University of Technology (Australia). Our international programmes are aimed at providing a global experience to the students with our SAP (Study Abroad Programmes) and ITP (International Transfer Programme-2 years abroad and 2 years at VIT-AP)
Collaborative Masters + Doctoral level studies with international universities
The aim of reaching out to communities is to serve emerging rural needs, challenges, and help in social sustainability. It is also to promote sustainable rural development through participative planning, capacity building, effective networking, research and innovative efforts.
Infrastructure and Facilities
Located at the heart of Amaravati, the capital of Andhra Pradesh, the institute is spread across 200 acres providing a comfortable and vibrant life on campus. In less than a year, our campus has two fully functional blocks, and three more coming up shortly. The aim is to create a green, educational and recreational space where learning is made meaningful and enjoyable.From digital library, well-equipped laboratories, health centre, cafeteria, bank and ATM, sports facilities, to a wi-fi enabled campus, the students are provided numerous superior facilities which are in line with global educational standards.
A unique mentoring programme is in place at our institute, where, a faculty member is assigned to a group of students as a mentor. The mentor not only helps a student in making informed decisions about his or her academic progress, but also acts as a local guardian.
Qualified and Caring Faculty
We have highly-qualified, experienced, committed and caring faculty to help students adjust to living and studying at VIT – AP. Our faculty members are well abreast with the current trends in Education and Technology and impart the same in classrooms and laboratories.
At VIT-AP we believe that leadership encompasses both research and practical skills with the ability to initiate, lead, guide, and deliver not only individual growth but also the growth of the university to its fullest potential. In keeping with the VIT tradition, the leadership at VIT-AP resonates a dynamic blend of academic initiative and industry partnership with a vision of creating one of the finest academic destinations in the world. With several years of educational, industrial, and administrative experience, VIT-AP is helmed by Dr. G. Viswanathan founder of VIT group of institutions, along with the core group comprising Dr. Sekar Viswanathan (Vice-President, In-charge of International Relations, Placements and AP Campus), Dr. Sandhya Pentareddy (Executive Director), Dr. D. Subhakar (Vice-chancellor), and Dr. C.L.V. Siva Kumar (Registrar).
Well-connected Alumni Network
Being a VITian gives you an exclusive life-long opportunity of having a friend in most countries you go to and most companies you visit, and a mentor who can help you in time of need.