Published: 30th June 2020
VELS Institute to provide 100% scholarships for 500 meritorious students across Tamil Nadu
Students who have completed +2 or are awaiting results in the year 2020 can apply for the online VELS Scholarship Admission Test
Vels Institute of Science, Technology & Advanced Studies (VISTAS), one of India’s leading deemed universities will be conducting online test Vels Scholarship Admission Test (V-SAT) for students who are looking to join in any of the 46 courses offered at the institute.
V-SAT will identify 500 meritorious students across the state of Tamil Nadu (district-wise) based on their score and offer 100% Scholarship in the Tuition fee to join any of the 46 courses on offer at VISTAS for the complete duration of the program. Additionally, students who have enrolled for the V-SAT exam can avail scholarship of up to 75% based on the merit list.
Students who have completed +2 or are awaiting results in the year 2020 can apply for the online VELS SCHOLARSHIP ADMISSION TEST. Students from any board can apply for the online test. The test will be of 45 min duration which will comprise of questions on Quantitative aptitude, Verbal ability and analytical reasoning. The test will be conducted online on 1st July 2020.
Speaking about the initiative, Dr Ishari K Ganesh, Founder and Chairman, Vels Group of Institutions, said, "Through this initiative, we hope that no deserving student is deprived of education. VISTAS was started with a vision to provide quality education for every student without discrimination. V-SAT paves the way for all students to get an opportunity to study with No Tuition Fee if they are meritorious."
Vels Institute of Science, Technology & Advanced Studies is an institute of higher education located in Pallavaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It was established in 1992 with the aim of transforming an individual into a complete man with character and ability committed to national service and development. The trust was founded by Dr Ishari K Ganesh, M.Com, MBA, B.L, (M.L), PhD, a visionary and an eminent educationist. Vels Educational Trust has always served to take education to the thresholds of first-generation learners and weaker sections of the society.
The Deemed University status was conferred to Vels Group of Institutions, by University Grants Commission under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India in the year 2008.