Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

B.Tech Electronics and Communication with Specialization in Biomedical Engineering Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

Also known as: VIT Vellore

Quick Facts

Total Fees
7.80 Lakhs
Online Form Submission
29 Feb, 2020

Fees Details

7.80 Lakhs
Disclaimer: Data for total fees has been calculated based on all years/semesters as provided by the college. The actual fees may vary.

Important Dates

For all Exams Accepted by this Course
Dates Events
29 Feb, 2020 Form Submission| Mode: online
27 Sep, 2019 - 29 Feb, 2020 VITEEE VIT Engineering Entrance Exam - Application | Mode: Offline and Online
17 Mar, 2020 (Tentative) VITEEE VIT Engineering Entrance Exam - Slot Booking - Start Date | Mode: Online
10 Apr, 2020 - 22 Apr, 2020 (Tentative) VITEEE VIT Engineering Entrance Exam - Exam | Mode: Online
30 Apr, 2020 VITEEE VIT Engineering Entrance Exam - Result | Mode: Online
13 May, 2020 - 21 May, 2020 (Tentative) VITEEE VIT Engineering Entrance Exam - Counselling | Mode: Offline
28 Feb, 2019 Form Submission| Mode: online
28 Oct, 2018 Form Availablity| Mode: online
28 Feb, 2018 Form Availablity| Mode: offline
28 Feb, 2018 Form Availablity| Mode: offline

Course Details

  • Mode: Full time
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Offered by: Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

This is a four year undergraduate programme in electronics and communication engineering with specialisation in biomedical engineering. The degree for this programme would be provided by Vellore Institute of Technology.


Programme Core-

  • Fundamentals of Mathematics (Bridge Course)
  • Life Sciences for Biomedical Engineers (Bridge Course)
  • Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Analog Circuits
  • Sensors and Transducers for Health Care
  • Digital Circuit Design
  • Applications of Differential and Difference Equations
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Signals and Systems 
  • Applied Linear Algebra
  • Electromagnetic Field Theory and Transmission Lines
  • Biomedical Instrumentation and Measurements
  • Physiological Signal Processing
  • Control Systems
  • Data Acquisition Techniques
  • Digital Image Processing for Medical 
  • Applications
  • Medical Device Technology
  • Principles of Communication Engineering
  • Principles of Computer Communication
  • Microcontroller and Embedded Systems
  • Physiological System Modelling.

Programme Electives-

  • Biochemical Analysis and Techniques
  • Materials for Organs and Devices
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Biomechanics and Fluid Dynamics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biometric Technology and Security Systems
  • Telemedicine and Virtual Instrumentation
  • Probability and Statistical Theory of Communication
  • EMC and EMI
  • Antenna and Microwave Engineering
  • Biomedical Imaging
  • Wearable Technology
  • Lab on-chip
  • Robotics and Automation
  • Artificial Intelligence for Biomedical
  • Data Mining
  • NanoMedicine
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Hospital Management
  • VLSI System Design
  • Medical Informatics
  • Chemical and Bio-sensors
  • Optical Communication and Networks
  • Information Theory and Coding
  • Wireless and Mobile Communication
  • Embedded Programming
  • M2M Communication
  • Applied Numerical Methods
  • Web Technologies
  • Database Management Systems
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Admission Process

The admission will be purely on the basis of the marks secured in the VITEEE-2018, conducted by VIT University.

Candidates who have not appeared for the VITEEE are not eligible for admission.

Candidates will be short-listed based on their entrance examination rank and will be called for the counseling.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates appearing for the VITEEE should have secured an aggregate of 60% in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology in the qualifying examination (+2/Intermediate).

The average marks obtained in the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biology (PCM/PCB) in +2 (or its equivalent) put together should be 50% for the following categories:

Candidates belonging to SC/ST:

Fill in the proforma as given in Annexure III and have it attested by a competent authority (The list of authorities empowered for the same is given in Annexure III).

For candidates hailing from Jammu and Kashmir and the North Eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, and Tripura. Fill in the CERTIFICATE TO PROVE NATIVITY (proforma given in Annexure III).

These documents should be produced at the time of counseling, failing which they will not be considered for admission.

In case, the mark statement is not produced by the candidates at the time of admission, the decision of the Management regarding his/her eligibility and admission to the programme shall be final.

Even though the admission is done as per the VITEEE ranking, the candidate has to fulfill the eligibility norms mentioned.

Candidates who have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics are eligible for all the B.Tech. Degree Programmes.

Candidates who have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Biology are eligible for B.Tech. Bioengineering and B.Tech. Biotechnology programmes. They are also eligible for ECE with specialization in Biomedical Engineering, B.Tech. Computer Science and Engg ( Bioinformatics) but after joining, registering for Mathematics as bridge course is mandatory.

Age Limit:

Candidates whose date of birth falls on or after 1 st July are eligible to apply for VITEEE. The date of birth as recorded in the High School / SSC / X Certificate will be considered authentic. Candidates should produce this certificate in original as proof of their age at the time of counseling, failing which, they will be disqualified. Candidates must have completed the age of 17 years as on 1st July of the admission year.

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