School of Computer Science and Engineering

ARAI TechNovuss Mobility Hackathon

Ishita Agarwal (21BCE5317) …Team Leader

C S Aditya (21BCE5493)

Aanchal Singh (21BCE5447)

Saurav Singh (21BCE5384)

Achievement: The students got selected for the grand finale of ARAI TechNovuss Mobility Hackathon.

Dare2Compete Awards 2022 Winners

Kinshuk Dua – 19BCE1048 awarded rank 1

Jayit Saha – 18BCE1071 awarded rank 2

Achievement: Our students achieved first and second rank in Dare2Compete Awards 2022,an event of a National Prestige


Second Place in a Hackathon “Innerve”

Date: 8th April 2022


Ayan Sadhukhan (19BCE1872), Aniket Bansal (19BCE1869), Ronit Kumar Sarkar (19BEC1236)

Achievement: The students won the 2nd position in the Innerve 6.0 National Hackathon at Army Institute of Technology, Pune. This event witnessed participation of over 1000 teams from colleges across India.

Selected for the WE Program Supported by Google

Date: 28th March 2022


Rujuta Prajakt Kulkarni 21BCE5196, Vaishnavi Dixit (21BCE5108)

Achievement: Our students have been selected for the 4th Cohort of the TalentSprint WE (Women Engineers) Program, supported by Google to receive a cash scholarship of ₹1,00,000.

Precision Health Challenge 2021-22 – 2nd Runner Up

Date: March 18, 2022


Shourya Gupta (19BCE1704) , Ridhika Sahni (19BCE1697)

Achievement: The won the 3rd position (2nd runner up) in the Precision Health Challenge 2021-22 organised by General Electric (Ranked 38 in Fortune 500 companies). This event witnessed the participation of over 1112 competitors from colleges across India.

1st Prize in Engineering at Track Optum Stratethon 2021 Season 3 International Hackathon.

Date: 14 February 2022


Jayit Saha – 18BCE1071, Kinshuk Dua – 19BCE1048, 

Achievement: The students won 1st Prize in Engineering at Track Optum Stratethon 2021 Season 3 International Hackathon. The students got rewarded with prize money of $6,700 along with PPIs from Optum, part of UnitedHealth Group. 

After gruelling rounds of competing with over 17,000+ participants, the Top 12 finalist teams were shortlisted from campus rounds and wild card entries across 150+ colleges from 5 countries. The Grand Finale saw two rounds, first was presenting to the National jury from where the Top 3 teams were selected, followed by a presentation to the Global Jury post where the Winners were announced.

Winner Researcher Discovery Platform (RDP) Competition

Date: February 9, 2022

Student and Faculty:

Anirudh C P, 20BCE1394, Assistant Professor 

Achievement: The student and the faculty member secured the first place in the contest among 12 teams by representing VIT Chennai in the Researcher Discovery Platform contest conducted by IIT B, sponsored by Tata.

First Runner Up In Reign Track 1

Date:  January 27, 2022


Vaibhav Agarwal(19BCE1413), Varun Menon(19BCE1438), Gautam Sanjay Wadhwani(19BCE1209)

Achievement: The students won 2nd position ( First Runner Up) in Kotak Mahindra Bank REIGN Challenge Track 1: Reimagine Banking with Conversational AI and won the prize money of INR 50,000.

Won the 3rd prize in the enter the travel-verse hackathon

Date: 13 January 2022


Aravindan TR – 19MIA1061, Anirudh Vasudev – 19MIA1100, Lokesh L – 19MIA1010, Govind Anjan – 19MIA1056

Achievement: Our students won the 3rd prize in the enter the travel-verse hackathon conducted by Airlines Reporting Company (ARC America) on the hacker earth website/platform. The competition was held in the month of November 2021 and over 1250 teams across the globe participated in the hackathon. The students have been awarded with a prize money of 500$ and an incentive of 25$ by ARC America.

Best Girls Team” and “Top 5 Teams” at the Hack4Bengal 2022 hackathon

Date: 8th April – 10th April 2022


Pritika Kannapiran (21BAI1172), Anjali Kedia (21BAI1130), Srijena Guin (21BAI1161), Anushka Agarwal (21BAI1194)

Achievement: The students won “Best Girls Team” and “Top 5 Teams” at the Hack4Bengal 2022 hackathon. They also  received prize money and other perks from sponsors and partners. They also won an opportunity to pitch our business idea at an offline event held at Kolkata. The event witnessed participation from over 1000+ teams from around the nation.


Code to Care challenge 2021

Smridhi Verma(19BCE1550)
S Deeksha (19BPS1090)
Jigyasa Agarwal (19BPS1056)

Achievement: Won the 2nd position (runners up) in the Philips Code to Care 2021 Challenge. This event witnessed the participation of over 1350 teams from colleges across India.


4th Edition of Economic Times Campus Stars

Ananya Sajwan: 18BCE1355
Ishita Dasgupta: 18BCE1351
Jayit Saha: 18BCE1071
Mansi Parashar: 18BCE1048
Shreya Shrivastava: 18BCE1188
Utkarsh Bhardwaj: 17BCE1111

Over 40,000+ students from more than 2000 universities competed, from which top 87 finalists made it to the “ET Campus Stars Class of 2021” throughout the nation. Above mentioned students were among the top 0.0025 percent of the total candidates who appeared in the program.

BorderHacks 2021, organized by the University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Rajashri Mahato(19BPS1130)
Saadhikha Shree S.(19BPS1075)

Achievement: People’s Choice Winner for the project titled “Wearable Tracker for Disasters”

Ideathon Winners:
Ideathon was organized by VIT Business School and Industry Partnership Cell The same was sponsored by a company from the USA.

Students: Amogh Singh and Harisha. S, 2nd year CSE with AI & Robotics

Acheivement: Students of SCOPE have won the 1st Prize ( Rs. 25,000/-) US company has expressed interest, to work with them.

National Winners | Manthan Hackathon 2021, organized by MoE, AICTE, and BPR&D under the category “Event detection in CCTV footage”


Team Leader: Amit Kumar 19bce1281
Member 1: Rishabh Singh 19bce1500
Member 2: Pratham Jangra 19bce1318
Member 3: Anuttam Anand 19bce1285
Team Mentor: Dr. Gayathri R (Scope)

Acheivement: Winner Manthan Hackathon 2021

Travel-verse hackathon conducted by Airlines Reporting Company (ARC America) on the hacker earth website/platform

1. Aravindan TR – 19MIA1061
2. Anirudh Vasudev – 19MIA1100
3. Lokesh L – 19MIA1010
4. Govind Anjan – 19MIA1056

Acheivement: The students won the 3rd prize with prize money of 500$ and an incentive of 25$ by ARC America.

Student: Ilakkiya V 19BCE1699

Student: Vijay – 19BCE1388

Achievement: Secured 1st place in the IBM Z DATATHON (and bagged 1000USD along with mentorship from IBM Z and access to IBM Z Cloud) competition organized by Shooting Stars Foundation and IBM.


Student: Mohit Madhukar More – 19MIA1005

Student: B N Shrikriti – 19MIA1037

Student: Sayantan Nandy – 19MIA1049

Student: Gitansh Saharan – 19MIA1060

Student: Hanchate Samyuktha – 19MIA1080

Student: Kiran Benny – 19MIA1091

Achievement: Won third Place in IBM-Z Datathon conducted by Shooting Stars Foundation and IBM, with prize money and mentoring too, to the team members.


Student: Mr. G O Narendra (19BCE1082)

Student: Ms. Vaishnavi V V (19BCE1497)

Student: Mr. Aravinda B (19BCE1190)

Student: Ms. Shalini A (19BCE1005)

Achievement: Achieved Special Jury Award in the IBM Hack Challenge 2021


Student: Prithvi Seshadri (19BAI1105)

Student: Abishek Mahesh (19BAI1143)

Achievement: Students participated in Ford Cyber Security Awareness Month, call for papers – ” Role of AI/ML in cyber security” and have won the paper presentation. [The competition was conducted by FORD INDIA for the cyber security awareness month sticking to a domain of “Role of AI/ML in cyber security”. The competition had three rounds starting from the month of September, After gruelling rounds of competing with over participants from 300 colleges, the top 5 teams were selected to the Finale Event which happened on 29-10-2021]


Student: Tejasri B N (19BAI1032)

Student: A R Arvindh (19BAI1106)

Achievement: Jury’s Choice Award – Accenture Innovation Challenge 2021.


Winners of Toycathon 2021 – Digital edition in the Learning, Education, and Schooling categories. One of the winning teams among 117 teams. Winners will be honored with a cash prize worth Rs.50 lacs overall.

Interaction of VIT Chennai students with Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi during TOYCATHON 2021 DIGITAL EDITION

Our NSS VIT Chennai Victory at 3rd Position in Sankalp Festival 2020-2021:Here we have a set of students who have excelled in a competition held at National Level “Sankalp”, an Inter NSS unit competition that involved Presentation and Case Study rounds in Jaagriti 2021, on 12th and 17th April 2021, respectively.
Congratulations on winning 3rd Position at the National Level !!! And We Wish them to carry on the brilliant work!



Congratulations to our B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering student Mr. D.Dhaxina Kumar from VIT University, Chennai. He has won “More number of World Records in Mathematics made in Single day” on the 24th day of August 2020 certified by CHAMPION WORLD RECORDS.


Congratulations to our students Neelesh Ranjan Jha, Naman Agarwal, and Abhishek Soni have been commended by the Superintendent of Police, GRP, Prayagraj, UP for an app developed by them. This app generated daily and weekly Duty Charts for the Government Railway Police, thus helping the SP Office in maintaining transparency and impartiality, while reducing the time taken to do so manually from 2 hours to 2 minutes. Hats off to their noble contribution to society!


Mr. Sainath Ganesh & Mr. Siddharth, COVID ‘19 AR Challenge Contest – CSIR – CEERI & Elixar Systems, Ministry of Commerce and Trade, GOI and NVIDIA — Symptom Visualizer (AR based COVID symptoms Visualisation using X-Rays)


Fenil Patel & Prastut Kumar B.Tech (CSE) Winner, First and Second Prize, SwellRT Software Contest  is an open-source platform for developers to create a real-time, Decentralized Apps 


Mr.Sahil Sheikh, Mr.Siddhant Varyambat of B.Tech Students along with Mr.Akshath Varugeese from MS(SE) have participated in the hackathon “HACK2BUILD” conducted by ICANN and NASSCOM conference at III-T, Hyderabad. 


Shreyans Sheth  was  awarded a fully sponsored trip by Google along with a stipend of 2400 USD to the Google Code-in summit in San Francisco and Google HQ, Mountain.

Rahat Kataria and his team got first prize in the Digital Dream 2019 Hackathon conducted at Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, they got certificates, trophy and cash prizes in reward.


KG Nithesh, Jacob Jebaraj V, Sruti Verma  got Second winner position in ” Cisco Webex Virtual Hackathon ” and each student is been gifted a Tablet worth Rs 20000/- as a prize.

Swaraj Rajendra Phadtare  and Dhanush Ram won the National Winner – 5th Place with a Cash Prize of Rs.20,000/- in Startup Eco System Development, NIC, Open Gov. Data Hack during November 2018 at IAMAI, New Delhi.


Mr. Siddharth Singha Roy, (18BCE1065) who has participated and won the First Price (USD 2700/-) in the inaugural version of the ASEAN-INDIA Hackathon 2021

Venkat Ragavan S, Tarun A H VIT Chennai students of Team Intelli-Sense are the World Runner-up in the Healthcare Category of the Microsoft Imagine Cup – India Champions – Intelli Sense


Saumya Bhardwaj, Nitika Verma, Kinshuk Dua, Azam Siddiqui got Second Runner up and was awarded a cash prize of $750 in WAIDatathon 2021- Asia Pacific (APAC)



Anshul Khatri, Vedant Rokde ,- Abhishek Vijay  Kumkar  VIT team “AZURA” among winners of 2021 PALS ANALYZE EVENT WINNER


Sruti Verma, Nitesh Guruda and his team got selected as one of the joint winners of  innoWAH Challenge Competition by PALS IIT, Madras


The student members of the team Vax India Tech team: Ankita Duraphe, Pranav Motarwar, Preethi

 Chandirasekeran, Vedant Rokde , Rudra Patil  got first Runner-Up in the EY Techathon 2021. This event started with 1500 teams from 600 colleges in India. The prize includes a cash award of Rs 2,00,000 and internships at EY


Akash Manish Lad got first prize in “Brain Fizz” an annual individual hackathon competition organized by Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College (University of Delhi)

2014 - 2018

Dr S. Geetha has won the Best Indian Golden Personalities award from Friendship Forum, 2019

Dr S. Geetha has won Leading Educationist of India award from Friendship Forum, 2019

Dr S. Geetha has won Bharat Excellence award from Friendship Forum, 2019

Dr S. Geetha has been appointed as Convener, Institution’s Innovation Council, MHRD, Govt. of India, 2018-19.

Dr T. S. Pradeepkumar has been appointed as ACM Distinguished Speaker,2018

Dr G Malathi received Outstanding Faculty award in Venus International Faculty Awards,2018.

Dr R. Rajalakshmi received CODS Data Challenge Winner from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 2017

Dr V. Pattabiraman and Dr. S. Harini received Best Paper Award with Euro 150 e-Cash Voucher in the International Conference on Computational Sciences, Advanced Database and Computing (CSADC2017) held at Phuket, Thailand, 2017.

Dr B. Rajesh Kanna received Best Poster Award at 22nd International ACM Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing(HPDC2013), New York, 2013.









Dr.S.Geetha won “Best Professor Award” from ASDF for the year 2014

Dr. Jagadeesh Kannan won “ADINA Young Scientist Award” instituted by ADINA Group of Institutions, Sagar (M.P.) on March 05, 2016.

Dr.Jagadeesh Kannan won “Vidyasagar Award – Keen Dedication & contribution in the field of Science & Technology” in 2016.

Dr.T.Subbulakshmi won “Best Young Researcher Award” from SIAA of ASDF for the year 2017.

Dr.Syed Ibrahim S.P. received “Best Male Faculty Award” in University Day Celebrations, VIT University Chennai in 2017.

Dr.Harini Sriram, Dr.Pattabiraman won “Best Paper Award”, Springer in 2017.

Dr. Vaidehi Vijayakumar won “Research Award” for 4th International Conference on Signal Processing, Communications and Networking ,MIT campus Chennai in 2017.

Dr.S.Geetha won “Outstanding women in Engineering Award” from Venus International Foundation for the contribution and achievement in the field of computer science and Engineering in 2018.


Dr.Geetha won Best Poster Award, 105th Indian Science Congress, Held In Manipur University

Dr.Jagadeesh Kannan awarded as “Best Faculty Coordinator” Of Ciyf 2.0 – Chennai International Youth Fest’18 – The World’S Biggest Youth Conclave In India, Which Is Organized By Youth Development Consortium (Ydc) Supported By Govt. Of India & Govt. Of Tamil Nadu, September 01 – 15, 2018

Dr.Pradeep Kumar T.S received “Award Of ACM Distinguished Speaker For Three Years”, ACM Headquarters On October 25, 2018

Dr.Abdul Quadir M.D awarded as “Best Alumni Achiever” in the field of Academic Research and Training for the year 2018.

Dr.Vijayalakshmi A won “Best Research Award” in University 2019 for her exemplary commitment, dedication and motivation towards funded projects/Research Publications Patents during the year 2018.

Dr.Shyamala won “Research Award” in University Day and Annual Sports Day 2020, for her exemplary commitment, dedication and motivation towards Research publications during the year 2019.

Prof.M.Nivedita awarded as “Best Proctor” in University Day and Annual Sports Day 2020, for her exemplary commitment, dedication and motivation towards effective proctoring during the year 2019.