Vellore Polytechnic College (VPT)

Academics PO | Courses


Regular Courses
First Year
  • Minimum X Std Pass for Admission in first Year
Second Year (Later entry)
  • XII Std Pass (Maths, Science, Computer Science or Vocational groups only)
  • 2 Year ITI Pass

Apply knowledge of basic maths, science & engineering fundamentals and engineering specialization to solve engineering problems.

Problem Analysis:

Identify and analyse well-defined engineering problems using codified standard methods.

Design / Development of Solutions:

Design solutions for well-defined technical problems and assist with the design of system components or processes to meet specific needs.

Engineering Tools, Experimentation & Testing:

Apply modern engineering tools and appropriate techniques to conduct standard tests and measurements.

Engineering Practices for Society, Sustainability & Environment:

Apply appropriate technology in context of society, sustainability, environment and ethical practices

Project Management:

Use engineering management principles individually, as a team member or leader, to manage projects and effectively communicate about well-defined engineering practices.

Life-long learning:

Ability to analyse individual needs and engage in updating in the context of technological changes

Regular Courses

Diploma in Engineering: Duration – 3 Years
  • Civil Engineering: 30 Seats* | 33 Seats**
  • Computer Engineering: 60 Seats* | 66 Seats**
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering: 60 Seats* | 66 Seats**
  • Electronics & Communication Engg: 60 Seats* | 66 Seats**
  • Mechanical Engineering: 120 Seats* | 132 Seats**
  • Mechanical – Tool & Die Engineering: 30 Seats* | 33 Seats**
* First Year Capacity
** Second Year Capacity (Including Lateral entry)

Part Time Courses

Diploma in Engineering: Duration – 4 Years
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering: 60 Seats
  • Mechanical Engineering: 60 Seats