Vels University 2018 admissions are Started Vels Educational Trust was founded by Dr Ishari K Ganesh in 1992 in the memory of his late father Shri Isari Velan a former minister in the state government of M G Ramachandran University status was conferred to the Vels Group of Institutions by the Ministry of Human Resource Development government of India in 2008 As a logical consequence of this the founder Chairman Dr Ishari K Ganesh has become the President Chancellor and now he leads the implementation of strategic plan that aims to shape the institutes future growth He visualizes an University which will be globally more competitive and internationally recognized institution The University is governed by Governing Board or otherwise known as Board of Management and this is the highest statutory body of this University