Freshers’ Induction Programme 2023

Vellore Institute of Technology Chennai

Welcomes Freshers'

for Induction Program

For students of B.Tech and 5 year Integrated M.Tech programs, the induction program will be held during the period from 7th Aug to 10th Aug 2023 in a staggered mannerRefer to the table below for the date of induction for various programs. Students availing hostel accommodation are expected to report earlier as indicated below. Following the induction, regular classes will be conducted.

Batch NoProgram(s)Date of induction

Report to hostel on

(9AM to 5PM)

Batch 1 and Batch 2B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering07 Aug 2023
05 Aug 2023
Batch 3B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)08 Aug 2023
06 Aug 2023
Batch 4

B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering (Cyber Physical Systems)

B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering (Artificial Intelligence and Robotics)

08 Aug 2023
06 Aug 2023
Batch 5B.Tech Electronics and Communication Engineering09 Aug 2023
07 Aug 2023     Monday
Batch 6B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering (Data Science)
B.Tech Electronics and Computer Engineering
B.Tech Electronics Engineering (VLSI Design and Technology)
09 Aug 2023
07 Aug 2023
Batch 7B.Tech Mechanical Engineering
B.Tech Mechatronics and Automation
B.Tech Mechanical Engineering (Electric Vehicles)
10 Aug 2023
08 Aug 2023
Batch 8B.Tech Electrical and Electronics Engineering
B.Tech Electrical and Computer Science Engineering
B.Tech Civil Engineering
B.Tech Fashion Technology
Integrated M.Tech Software Engineering (5 years integrated programme)
Integrated M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering (Business Analytics) (5 years integrated programme)
10 Aug 2023
08 Aug 2023

Orientation Schedule for Various Programs: check for updates – Last updated on 5th Aug

Guidelines for Orientation Programme:

  • Gate pass for entry into M.G.Auditorium will be mailed to the students. Download the Gate Pass for your program and bring it (as softcopy or hardcopy) and it is required for your entry (both students and parents) into the MG Auditorium. Entry is allowed into the M G Auditorium only during the slot scheduled for your respective program.
  • Parents are allowed ONLY on the day of orientation for their wards.
  • For hostel students: Parents are allowed ONLY on the day of hostel admission and on their scheduled orientation day.
  • Inside the auditorium, students should be seated at the ground floor and parents are requested to sit in the gallery.
  • For the parents and students arriving by their own vehicle, parking facility is arranged in the campus: Cricket ground near Academic Block – 1
  • Entry for the freshers and their parents is allowed through Main Gate (Gate 1) only
  • Free shuttle buses from the following locations in Chennai are arranged to pick up and drop off the parents and students (only on the day of orientation for respective batches). The buses would leave the campus at 5:45 pm. Parents and students may utilize this facility.

Pickup/drop points:

Tambaram (near bus stand) – 7:30am

Vandalur junction (Vandalur Kelambakkam Road) – 8:00am

Sholinganallur junction – 7:30am

Alandur Metro station – 7:00am

Airport – 7:00am

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