The Vels University is a private Deemed to be University in Chennai. The university is affiliated with grade A by the NAAC.
The institute shows a great placement record. The placement percentage of B.Sc Nautical Science graduates is around 60%. The companies that visit its campus for recruitment are SVS Marine Services Pvt. Ltd., Admiral Marine Services Pvt. Ltd., M & D Petroleum Inc., Ocean Sparkle Ltd., Synergy Maritime Pvt. Ltd., Castle Ship pvt. Ltd., and many more. The average package offered to the candidates is INR 4.3 Lakhs per annum.