Students Welfare

Student Council of VIT Chennai

Student Council of VIT Chennai has representatives from each discipline and gender distribution. The Student Council is a representative structure that acts as a voice of students. It involves in the affairs of all Students’ related activities by partnering with the students, VIT administration and the parents. The Student council takes up issues of concern and debates to provide solutions that benefit the student community as well as VIT Chennai. It enables the students to take responsibility for activities on the campus and demonstrate their managerial capacity to bring success in all such actions. Such opportunities enable them to acquire communication, planning and organizational skills that will benefit throughout their life. Thus, the main role of VIT Chennai Students Council is to create a partnership among the students, parents and the University authorities to create a sense of ownership among the students.

Student Council Members

S. No. Name Registration No. Designation
1 Mr. Mohan Raj MN 15BLA1055 Executive Member (Sports)
2 Ms. Sivakami Chidambaram 16BCL1001 Executive Member
3 Ms. Nida S 16BLA1035 Executive Member
4 Ms. Shruthi P 16BLB1011 Executive Member
5 Mr. Harish Vignesh SS 16MIS1004 Executive Member
6 Ms. Shreya Anand 17BCE1158 Executive Member
7 Mr. Anshul Yadav 17BEE1002 Executive Member
8 Mr. Saharsh Oswal 17BME1193 Executive Member
9 Ms. Alisha Sebastian 17BME1199 Executive Member (Culturals)
10 Ms. Anjana P 17MIS1028 Executive Member
11 Mr. Jhade Nirmal Kumar 19MMT1021 Executive Member
12 Ms. Utkarsha Raiker 19MCA1071 Executive Member
13 Mr. Abhishek Satapathy 17BCE1326 Executive Member
14 Ms. Rutuja Bhagat 17BEE1118 Executive Member
15 Mr. Rishab Kumar Saraf 17BLC1132 Executive Member
16 Mr. Paulson K Antony 17BEC1147 Executive Member
17 Mr. Nikhil Thomas John 17BEC1092 Executive Member

Roles of Students Council

  • Promote communication among the students, parents, faculty members and University authorities
  • Establish a conducive environment for the students’ educational and personal development
  • Represent the views of students on matters of general concern

The Students’ Welfare Office liaises with the Student Council regularly in planning and organizing students’ promotional activities. In undertaking activities during the academic year, the Students Council should:

  • Closely work with the faculty members, VIT authorities, and parents
  • Consult the students across discipline and year regularly
  • Involve as many students as possible in such activities as, cultural, technical, clubs and sports related activities, etc.
  • Contribute to the development of University policy related to students requirements, code of behavior, extracurricular activities

Students Welfare Office

Student Council work closely with the authorities at Students Welfare Office (SWO). The administration within Students Welfare Office include Assistant Directors (Health, Proctor-Proctee Actions, Clubs and Societies, Sports, and Events) and a Director. Major events, including technoVIT, Vibrance, University Day, Final Year Students Farewell, etc, are organized by the SWO in collaboration with the Students Council and other Students’ Representatives.