Mentoring is an alternative support system and an important part of the curriculum at VIT. Every student on the campus is allocated a mentor and regular mentoring sessions are conducted through the year. Members of the teaching faculty are designated as mentors to groups of 20 students (mentees) and the mentors nurture and care for the mentees and guide them for academic, psychological and professional enhancement. An important point of contact for the student to communicate confidently, the mentor is reachable at all times for supporting students.