Besides candidates with ranks up to 50 would be given a 75 per cent tuition fee waiver, from 51 to 100 would be given a 50 per cent tuition fee waiver and from 101 to 1000 would be given a 25 per cent tuition fee waiver, he said.
He also informed that a boy and girl each securing top ranks in plus two at district level from State Board schools who also appeared for VIT Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE) will be given 100 per fee concession and free boarding and lodging in the hostels of VIT under STARS scheme.
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The Chancellor said that admissions would be only on merit, based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the VITEEE.
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