The placement department of VIT, Chennai admiringly called the PAT (placement and training) center is responsible for arranging placement interviews for students. The cell oversees the unhindered execution of all placement activities, including but not limited to arranging training, internships, contacting recruiters, and organizing campus interview sessions.
The students, right from the very first year of their admission, start receiving training so that they breeze through the interview process. The department liaises with executives employed in reputed business houses and companies for the sake of promoting the employability of VIT students. The placement division also arranges for deliverance of guest lectures by senior corporate executives and alumni working in multinational corporations.