VIT University for the past 30 years has made a mark in the field of higher education in India imparting quality education in a multi-cultural ambience, intertwined with extensive application-oriented research. VIT University was established with the aim to provide quality higher education on par with International Standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis. Established by well-known educationalist and former parliamentarian, Dr. G. Viswanathan, Founder and Chancellor, a visionary who transformed VIT into a center of excellence in higher technical education. VIT Chennai is ably spearheaded by Mr. Sankar Viswanathan, Vice President, Ms. Kadhambari S. Viswanathan, Assistant Vice President, Dr. Anand A. Samuel, Vice Chancellor and Dr. P. Gunasekaran, Pro Vice Chancellor of VIT University. They share in the mission to make VIT a global center. The focus is to:
- To maximize the Industrial connectivity
- To create Centers of Excellence in contemporary areas of research
- To enrich Technological and Managerial Human Capital nurtured in a multicultural ambience
- To provide a common platform for the agglomeration of ideas of personnel from various walks of life for learning enrichment
- To create opportunities and exploit the available resources to benefit industry/society
- To encourage participation in the National Agenda of knowledge building
- To foster International collaborations for mutual benefits in areas of research.
School of Electrical Engineering (SELECT)
In VIT University Chennai, the School of Electrical Engineering was established in the year 2010. Since the inception of the Institute, the department developed the state of art infrastructure for teaching and research. To mention, Smart Grid lab is unique of its kind in the country. The school has highly qualified and experienced faculty.The school offers B.Tech. program in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, M.Tech. program in Power Electronics and Drives, M.Tech.(by Research) and Ph.D. program. There are four major research groups: Power Systems, Power Electronics, Control and Instrumentation and Electrical Machines and Drives. The research findings of these groups are published in several peer reviewed International Journals with high impact factor. The school has always endeavoured to contribute significantly to the growth of technical education. The school has organized several workshops, seminars and guest lectures for the benefit of faculty, students and research scholars of educational institutions in and around the region. The School has also signed MoU with various industries for collaborative works. Eminent professors from reputed Indian and Foreign Universities share their expertise for the benefit of the students. To know more...
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm is one of the Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities. It is also Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution. KTH is ranked 97th
in QS University ranking and ranked 17th
for Electrical Engineering in the QS subject ranking.. To know more...