Vellore Institute of Technology: News

04 Mar 2023


Benny Dayal gets injured during Chennai concert 

Renowned singer Benny Dayal was performing live at a college in Chennai when a drone camera struck him, leaving the singer with minor injuries. A video of the incident which took place at Chennai's Vellore Institute of Technology went instantly viral on social media.

19 Aug 2021


Chennai surgeon designs 3D printed heart valve

A Chennai-based surgeon has designed and developed a unique prototype of a 3D printed specialized biopolymer heart valve to replace the valves currently made with metal components (mechanical) or animal tissue (bioprosthetic).

06 Feb 2020


#CareerBytes: Exam calendar of top engineering entrance exams in 2020

Engineering is the most preferred professional course among youngsters in the country.

24 Jun 2019


#CareerBytes: Couldn't clear JEE Advanced? Here are seven alternative options

Results for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced were declared on June 14, and the counselling process for the same is currently underway.

28 Apr 2019


#CareerBytes: Top private engineering colleges in India

Engineering remains the most preferred course in India after Class-12 given the vast prospects it offers.

25 Mar 2019


Delhi boys build device that charges phones as you walk

Out of home, and your phone ran out of battery- feels like a nightmare, doesn't it? Looks like our dependence on smartphones is here to stay.

01 Feb 2019


11-year-old moves Bombay-HC seeking PUBG ban, says 'game promotes violence'

The PUBG fever has gripped the entire nation and is keeping gamers, especially youngsters, hooked, so much so that their studies are also getting affected adversely.

17 Jan 2019

Jammu And Kashmir

Students body blames PUBG for poor results, wants it banned

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) has taken the youngsters by storm and kept them hooked to their cell phones.

13 Dec 2018


VIT bans students from playing PUBG in hostels

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) has taken the online gaming scene in India by storm and has gotten teens and youngsters hooked to it.

20 Aug 2018


Pornhub wants to pay cryptocurrency to users for watching porn

The adult entertainment industry has long been an early technology adopter. And now, Pornhub subsidiary Tube8 is looking to reward porn-watching with cryptocurrency.

24 Jun 2018

Tamil Nadu

#CareerBytes: 8 popular engineering colleges in South India

South India is home to some of the best engineering institutes in the country, making it one of the most preferred destinations for engineering aspirants.

22 Apr 2018

Engineering Colleges

7 engineering colleges (other than IITs/NITs) for Computer Science courses

With entrances for engineering colleges already going on, and with the plethora of engineering colleges in India, aspiring computer science engineers might find themselves overwhelmed by the options.