Admission procedure, affiliated colleges in Visvesvaraya Technological University Belgaum, Karnataka

Visvesvaraya Technological University is one of the largest university in India located at Belgaum, Karnataka. Most of the engineering colleges in Karnataka were affiliated to this VTU university. Read this article to know the detailed information about this university.

Visvesvaraya Technological University history

VTU is the biggest university in Karnataka. This university was established in the year April 1st 1998. Establishment of this university is made by the Government of Karnataka which is performed by the act VTU Act 1994. This university holds 186 engineering college in the Karnataka state. Below this university 28 under graduate course and 71 Post graduate course were conducted. Every year above 68100 UG students and 13666 PG students get admission under this university. The name of the university came from Sir Visvesvaraya who got Bharat Ratna the highest civilian award in India. Headquarters of Visvesvaraya Technological University is located at Jnana Sangama, Belgaum. The regional centers of Visvesvaraya Technological University is located at three major districts of Karnataka namely Bangalore, Gulbarga and Mysore. Research center of VTU consist of 2305 departments with 1800 registered for Ph.D degree. The university has Memorandum of understanding(MOU) with best companies around the world like IBM, INTEL, ngersoll-Rand (India) Ltd., Bangalore and Microsoft. VTU has got special feature such as 13 QIP centers and 17 extension centers for the colleges affiliated to this university which preaches PG course. It is well known university in India as it is member of universities like Association of Indian Universities and Association of Commonwealth Universities. The favorite colours of this university are Orange, White and Green. Courses under this universities were accredited to All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Council of Architecture (CoA).Colleges under this university were affiliated to ACU, AIU, UGC, CoA. This campus is located in urban region with area of 115 acres. Every year this university produces 67100 Undergraduates, 12666 Postgraduates and 1800 Doctoral students.

Courses offered in VTU

There are 12 UG courses under Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) degree and 1 UG courses under Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) degree.
Undergraduate Courses available in Visvesvaraya
Visvesvaraya Technological University
  • Architecture

  • Automobile Engineering

  • Biotechnology

  • Civil Engineering

  • Cement Technology

  • Ceramics

  • Construction Technology and Management

  • Environmental Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering and Polymer Science & Engineering

  • Computer Science & Engineering

  • Information Science & Engineering

  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering

  • Electronics & Communication Engineering

  • Telecommunication Engineering

  • Industrial & Production Engineering

  • Industrial Engineering & Management

  • Manufacturing Science & Engineering

  • Biomedical Engineering

  • Instrumentation Technology

  • Medical Electronics

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Aeronautical Engineering

  • Mining Engineering

  • Precision Engineering

  • Printing Technology

  • Tool Engineering

  • Mechatronics Engineering

  • Fashion Technology

  • Silk Technology

  • Textile Technology

Postgraduate Courses available in Visvesvaraya
Visvesvaraya Technological UniversityVTU got the most of the PG courses available in India.
    • Computer Aided Design of Structure
    • Construction Technology
    • Environmental Engineering
    • Geo-Informatics
    • Highway Technology
    • Structural Engineering
    • Transportation Engineering And Management
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Computer Engineering
    • Computer Network Engineering
    • Computer Science And Engineering
    • Information Technology
    • Software Engineering
    • Computer Applications In Industrial Drives(ECD)
    • Energy Systems & Management (EEM)
    • Microelectronics And Control Systems(EMS)
    • Power Electronics (EPE)
    • Power Systems
    • Engineering (EPS)
    • Digital Communication Engineering
    • Digital Communication & Networking
    • Digital Electronics
    • Digital Electronics & Communication
    • Digital Electronics & Communication Systems
    • Electronics, Industrial Electronics
    • Information & Communication System
    • Network & Internet Engineering
    • VLSI Design & Embedded Systems
    • Signal Processing
    • Communication Systems
    • Manufacturing Science & Engineering (MSE)
    • Master Of Engineering Management (MEM)
    • Product Design & Manufacturing (MPD)
    • Production Engineering & System Technology (MPT)
    • Production Engineering (MPE)
    • Production Management (MPM)
    • Production Technology (MPY)
    • Biomedical Signal Processing & Instrumentation
    • Master Of Business Administration
    • Master of Computer Applications
    • Computational Analysis In Mechanical Sciences
    • M.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering (MAE)
    • Industrial Automation And Robotics (MAR)
    • Computer Integrated Manufacturing (MCM)
    • Design Engineering (MDE)
    • Engineering Analysis (MEA)
    • Machine Design (MMD)
    • Thermal Power (MTP)
    • Tool Engineering (MTE)
    • Textile Technology

Research and Developement available in Visvesvaraya
There are many research centers in VTU affiliated colleges and some of them are listed below.
    • Bio-Technology
    • Chemistry
    • Civil Engineering
    • Computer Science & Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Electronics & Communications Engineering
    • General Science
    • Master of Business Administration
    • Mathematics
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Physics
    • Textile Engineering

Admission procedure in VTU

UG admission
VTU admission is based on Common Entrance Test conducted in Karnataka for UG course. Students can also get their UG seats through COMED-K UGET test ranks. 25% of the seats were available for management quota. Getting seats through management quota doesn't consider marks. Lateral entry scheme is also available in this university. Students with high scores in diploma were invited to this college. Lateral entry will enter the college only in second year.

PG admission
PG admission in VTU is based on GATE test scores and Post Graduate Karnataka Common Entrance Test marks. KMAT PGCET marks will also taken in account for PG admission.

Colleges affiliated to VTU

Colleges affiliated to VTU in Belgaum region
    Anjuman Engineering College
    Basaveshwar Engineering College
    BLDEA's College of Engg. & Technology
    BVB College of Engg. & Technology
    Gogte Institute of Technology
    Hirasugar Rural Engg. College
    KLE S College of Engg. & Technology
    Malik Sandal Institute of Arts & Architecture
    Marath Mandal Engineering College
    Rural Engineering College
    SDM College of Engg. & Technology
    STJ Institute of Technology
    Tontadarya College of Engineering
    Smt Kamala & Sri Venkappa M Agadi, College of Engg. & Technology.
    Vishwanath Roa Despande Rural Institute of Technology

Colleges affiliated to VTU in Gulbarga region
    Appa Institute of Engineering & Tech.
    Basava Kalyan Engineering College
    Bellary Engineering College
    Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College
    K B N College of Engineering
    K C T Engineering College
    PDA College of Engineering
    Proudadevaraya Institute of Technology
    Rural Engineering College
    S L N College of Engineering
    Vijaynagar Engineering College

Colleges affiliated to VTU in Mysore region
    Adichunchanagiri Institute of Technology
    Bahubali College of Engg
    Bapuji Institute of Engineering & Technology
    Canara Engineerng College
    Coorg Institute of Technology
    G M Institute of Technology
    Govt. Tool Rool & Training Centre
    G S S S Institute of Engineering & Technology for Women
    J N N College Engineering
    KVG College of Engineering
    Malnad College of Engineering
    National Institute of Engineering
    National Institute of Engineering
    NMAM Institute of Technology
    PA College of Engineering
    P E S College of Engineering
    St. Joseph College of Engg. & Tech.
    S J M Institute of Tech
    Sri Jayachamrajendra College of Engg.
    Sri Jayachamrajendra College of Engg
    Vidya Vardhaka College of Engg.
    Vidya Vikas Institute of Technology
    Vivekanand College of Engg. & Tech.
    Moodalkatte Institute of technology
    B.G. S Institute of Technology

Colleges affiliated to VTU in Bangalore region
    A M C College of Engineering
    Acharya Institute of Technology
    Acharya Pathashala Rural College of Engg
    Alpha College of Engineering
    Amrita Institute of Technology & Science
    Atria Institute of Technology
    B M S (Even) College of Engineering
    B M S College of Engineering
    B M S Institute of Technology
    B N M Institute of Technology
    Bangalore College of Engineering & Tech
    Bangalore Institute of Technology
    Basava Academy of Engineering
    C M R Institute of Technology
    City Engineering College
    Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering
    Don Bosco Institute of Technology
    Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology
    East Point College of Engg.
    East West Institute of Technology
    G S S Instiotute of Technol;ogy
    Ghousia College of Engineering
    Global Academy of Technology
    Golden Valley Institute of Technology
    Govt. S K S J Technological Inst. (Even)
    Govt. S K S J Technological Institute
    Govt. Tool Room & Training Centre
    H K B K Institute of Technology,
    H M S Institute of Technology,
    Islamiah Inst of Technology
    J S S Academy of Technical Education
    Jnana Vikas Institute of Technology
    K N S Institute of Technology
    K. S. Institute of Techn.
    Kalpataru Institute of Technology
    M S Engineering College
    M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology
    M V J College of Engineering
    Nagarjuna College of Engg. & Technology
    New Horizon College of Engineering
    Nitte Institute of Technology
    Oxford College of Engineering
    P E S Institute of Technology
    PES School of Engineering
    R L Jalappa Institute of Technology
    R N S Institute of Technology
    R V College of Engineering
    Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology
    Reva Institute of Engineering & Technology Studies
    S J B Institute of Technology
    S J C Institute of Technology
    Sambhram Institute of Technology
    Sapthagiri College of Engineering
    Shirdi Sai Engineering College
    Shridevi Institute of Engg, & Technology
    Siddaganga Institute of Technology
    Sir M Visvesvaraya Inst. of Technology
    Sri Bhagawan Mahavir Jain College of Engineering
    Sri Channabasaveshwara Inst. of Tech.
    Sri Krishana Institute of Technology
    Sri Revana Siddeshwara Inst. of Tech.
    Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology
    Sri Venkateshwara College of Engineering
    T L Institute of Technology & Management
    Vemana Institute of Technology
    Vivekananda Institute of Technology
    Yellamma Dasappa Institute of Technology

Contact details of VTU

Visvesvaraya Technological University
"Jnana Sangama"
Machhe Belgaum: 590 018
Tele: 0831-2498136
Fax: 0831-2405461
e-mail :
Website :

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