In view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE 2020) has been canceled. The institute has decided to enroll students in engineering programmes based on class 12 exams or pre-university examination marks.
The institute has released an official statement in this regard: “Conducting VITEEE-2020 in various cities with rising infections has become risky and dangerous. To keep the student and parent community safe, VITEEE-2020 stands canceled. The admission will be based on +2 or Pre-University marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics or Biology.”
The institute will also consider scores of the JEE Main. Those who scored in JEE (Main) will be given weightage. The forms for providing the marks and JEE (Main) scores have already been provided in the VIT Website www.vit.ac.in.
VIT has asked candidates to update their VITEEE 2020 application forms with Class 12 exam marks. In case the board exam results are not declared, candidates can upload their marks after the declaration of results.
VIT has also informed that candidates can communicate with the institute on the toll-free number: 1800-102-0536, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or WhatsApp: 9566656755 for any clarification.