Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute [VJIT] is a Private Institute located in Mumbai, The College was established in 1887 under the University of Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Maharashtra and is accredited by AICTE. The college offers UG, PG, Ph.D., and diploma courses. Admissions are also taken for B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, and Ph.D. based on different entrance exams such as MHT CET, GATE, MAH MCA CET, and UGC NET.

VJTI Mumbai: Quick Facts

  • The top courses offered are B.Tech and Ph.D. courses. The most popular courses offered are B.Tech and MCA.
  • Students are selected in the courses based on the merit in the qualifying examination, followed by counseling. The admission is done through an online process.
  • The highest package offered at the college is 27 LPA and the average package offered is at 6 LPA.
  • Top recruiters at the college involve Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Blackstone. Accenture, etc.

VJTI Mumbai: Ranking

India Today 2020 #4
India Today, Zone #4

VJTI Mumbai: Courses

The Institute offers technical courses for Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Ph.D., and Diploma. At the UG level, the college offers 9 specialization courses for both the B.Tech and M.Tech. It also offers MCA and Ph.D.

The courses- their specialization, eligibility, and selection criteria are enlisted below:

  • Duration: 4 years
  • Eligibility: Candidates must have at least 50% in 10+2 examinations from a recognized board of education.
  • Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (MHT-CET)
  • Total Fees: ₹3.24 Lakh
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: More than 50% marks in BE/ BTech from any AICTE recognized College/ University.
  • Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (GATE/ MAH-CET)
  • Total Fees: ₹1.65 Lakh
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Bachelor with relevant subject with at least 50% marks.
  • Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (MAH-MCA-CET)
  • Total Fees: ₹2.32 Lakh
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Bachelor and Master’s degree in the relevant subject
  • Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (UGC-NET/ PET/ CSIR/ JRF)
  • Total Fees: ₹98,600
Diploma (Polytechnic)
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board
  • Selection Criteria: Merit-Based in the board exam
  • Total Fees: ₹36,037

VJTI Mumbai: Scholarships

The Institute does not have scholarship schemes of its own, but the State government provides some scholarships for the minority and students belonging to backward categories.

  • Panjabrao Deshmukh Vastigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna- This Scholarship is given to the students whose parents are farmers or registered laborers.
  • State Minority Scholarship- This is provided to the students belonging to minority communities such as Muslim, Buddhism, Jainism, Parsi, and others.
  • Rajashri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavritti Yojna- This is provided to students belonging to the Economically backward community. Here, 50% of tuition and exam fees are returned.

Students can also apply for various state and National level Scholarships for the reserved/ minority and EWS category.

VJTI Mumbai: Placements

There is a separate training and placement cell to develop and train the students for the Corporate World. The average placement was 87% in the year 2019-20.

The most common recruiters are TATA, Wipro, Infosys, Capgemini, Samsung, Deloitte, EY, Reliance, Amazon, etc.

The average CTC for the B.Tech students for the year 2019-20 was 8.1 LPA with the highest being 12.10 and the lowest being 6.2 LPA.

VJTI Mumbai: FAQs

Ques. Is Scholarship provided at VJTI?

Ans: No, specific scholarships are not provided by the college. But minority students get scholarships from the collaboration of the College and State Government. The other candidates can also avail the scholarships provided at the National and State Levels.

Ques. Where is the college located? Does it have hostel facilities?

Ans: The College is located at H. R. Mahajani Marg, Matunga East, Mumbai, Maharashtra State. Yes, the college does have hostel facilities, there are separate hostels for girls’ and boys’ students. The Hostel Fee for girls is INR 22,350 and for boys, it’s INR 43,420.

Ques. Can we expect good facilities at this price?

Ans: As it is a private college, it is to be expected that the facilities will be up to the mark. Also, the VJTI is offering minority and other scholarships to the students which will take the load off. The college offers one of the best libraries, gymnasium, canteen and other facilities for the welfare of students.

Ques. Is the faculty good at the Institute?

Ans: Yes, the faculty is really good at the college. Most of the faculty have completed their Ph.D. and M. Tech., be it permanent or Ad- hoc. So, it clearly shows that education is a top priority at college. Also, the professors are Ph.D. holders which show there is no compromise with education at the College.

Ques. Can we avail of more than one scholarship?

Ans: Yes, if you are getting a scholarship that doesn’t explicitly state ineligibility to avail other scholarships, the students may avail the Central and State level Scholarships offered to them.

Ques. What is the average package for campus placement for B.Tech students?

Ans: The average package for the B.Tech students is 8 LPA. The recruiters are BYJU’S, Mahindra Finance, Bajaj Finserv, Capgemini, Cactus Global Communications, L&T, TCS, Tata Power, Wipro, Infosys, C Tec, DRDO Consultant, Electromech, Emerson, etc.