Become Job Ready with CollegeDekho Assured Program
Learn More

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions 2022: Dates, Counselling, Admission Process, Eligibility

Sukriti Vajpayee
Sukriti VajpayeeUpdated On: September 15, 2022 02:34 pm IST

Tamil Nadu polytechnic admissions concluded on September 14, 2022 and the classes are going to commence soon. Students can find all important information regarding important dates, selection process, and eligibility criteria of TN Polytechnic admissions 2022.

 

Polytechnic Admissions Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admission 2022: Tentative allotment is released for all first round candidates including Academic, Vocational and Govt.Quota ( 7.5%) students, the deadline to confirm allotment was September 14, 2022 (5PM).  The Seat Matrix  for General counselling for TNEA 2022 has been released. The Directorate of Technical Education (abbreviated as DOTE) is the body responsible for conducting and executing Tamil Nadu polytechnic admissions. DOTE organizes state-level polytechnic admissions and selects students for various engineering and polytechnic colleges of Tamil Nadu. No entrance exam is held for Tamil Nadu polytechnic admissions and students are shortlisted on the basis of their marks. The application process for Tamil Nadu polytechnic admission 2022 has been over now. The last to apply for polytechnic admission in Tamil Nadu was July 16, 2022.  

Also Read:TNEA 2022 Seat Matrix for General Counselling Released

Engineering has been one of the most sought-after career options for ages now. However, new courses are emerging that follow the lines of engineering as a course but traverse a different route. Polytechnic is one such course and its demand is growing in leaps and bounds with every academic session. With the growing popularity of the course, a large number of students seek admission to the best polytechnic institutes in India every year. 

All the details of Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions 2022 are mentioned in this article. Students who are interested in taking admission in the polytechnic colleges of Tamil Nadu can find the important dates, eligibility criteria, and selection process here.

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admission 2022 Highlights

Candidates can check the major highlights pertaining to Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admission 2022 from the table below.

Particulars

Details

Name of Exam

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admission

Exam conducting body

Directorate of Technical Education, Tamil Nadu

Mode of application

Online/Offline

Type of Admission

Polytechnic Admissions

Admission Process

Based on candidates' scores in class 10th/SSLC or equivalent examination. No entrance exam is conducted for the admission process

Category of Participating Colleges

  • Government Colleges
  • Government Aided Colleges
  • Autonomous Polytechnic Colleges
  • Self Financing Institutions

Number of Participating Colleges

522

Also Read: Sri Krishna College of Sri Krishna College of Engineering & Technology TNEA 2022 Cutoff

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admission Dates 2022

The important dates of Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions 2022 are given in the table below -

Event

Date

Release of Official Notification

Out

Commencement of application process

June 2022

Last date for submitting applications

July 16, 2022

Declaration of Merit List

Released

Beginning of the Counselling Process

Two days after NEET result 2022

Deadline of TNEA Counselling ProcessOctober 21, 2022

Seat Allotment

To be notified

Commencement of classes

To be notified

Also Read: All Polytechnic (Diploma) Courses That are Offered in India

TNEA 2022 Seat Matrix PDF

Download the TNEA Seat Matrix 2022 PDF here

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Eligibility Criteria 2022

The eligibility criteria for Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions 2022 are explained below. Students who seek admission in the polytechnic colleges of the state and aspire to appear for the Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions 2022 must check if they qualify the Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions 2022 eligibility criteria. Only after a candidate meets the criteria, will he/ she be considered eligible for the course. If any discrepancy is observed between the application form and the original documents of the applicant, it will lead to the cancellation of his/ her application. Take a look at the Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions eligibility criteria 2022 before proceeding with the application process.

  • The candidates must have cleared class 10 (SSLC) board exams

  • Class 10 should be completed by the student from a school that is recognised and comes under one of these boards- the ICSE Board, the CBSE Board, or the State Board

  • The candidates must have cleared the board exams of all the subjects he/ she has at the SSC level, which means he/ she must have secured at least 35 per cent marks in all the subjects

  • If the student has not enrolled in class 10 or SSLC (Secondary School Leaving Certificate), he/ she must have a qualification that is considered equivalent to class 10

  • There is no age limit for students seeking admission to the polytechnic colleges of Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Application Form 2022

Candidates will be able to apply for Tamil Nadu Polytechnic admission 2022 in both online and offline mode. The steps to apply for Tamil Nadu Polytechnic 2022 have been mentioned below.

Step 1 -

Online Registration: In the first step, candidates are required to register themselves by entering basic details like name, gender, mobile number and email ID. An application number and password will be generated and sent to their registered mobile number and email ID.

Step 2 -

Filling of Application Form & Uploading of Documents: Candidates are further required to provide other necessary information like their personal and academic details and upload the scanned images of their photograph and signature as per the specifications prescribed by the authorities.

Step 3 -

Payment of Application Fee:  Candidates will be directed to the fee payment pagewhere they will have to pay the application fee of Tamil Nadu Polytechnic 2022 in online mode through debit/credit card or Internet banking.

Step 4 -

Submission of Application Form: The last step of the application process is the submission of the form. Candidates must carefully check all the details entered by them in the application form and then click on the “Submit” button.

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admission Selection Process 2022

The Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions selection process is done strictly on the basis of merit. The Directorate of Technical Education at Tamil Nadu does not conduct any entrance examination for shortlisting students for the polytechnic admissions in Tamil Nadu. The candidates are selected for the polytechnic courses based on the marks they score in class 10 (SSLC) level. Students compete for the polytechnic seats in Tamil Nadu on the basis of the aggregate percentage scored by them in the qualifying examination. After the registration process of Tamil Nadu polytechnic admissions is over and candidates have successfully filled and submitted the application forms, DOTE of Tamil Nadu releases a merit list which is published on their official website. Students who qualify for the cutoff scores mentioned in the merit list are called for the counselling process of Tamil Nadu polytechnic admissions. Students must keep in mind that during the counselling process and admissions, preference is given to the applicant who has scored higher marks in the qualifying examination.

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Counselling 2022

The counselling process of Tamil Nadu polytechnic admissions 2022 is given in detail below. Students must go through this section to understand how the Tamil Nadu polytechnic counselling is conducted so that they are prepared for it.

  • Candidates who apply for the Tamil Nadu polytechnic admissions 2022 are called for the Tamil Nadu Polytechnic counselling process 2022 as per their marks in class 10 and also on the basis of the merit list.

  • The counselling process for Tamil Nadu Polytechnic admissions 2022 is done in the offline mode and students have to be physically present for it.

  • In the counselling process, the applicants are asked to fill in their choices of colleges where they seek admission.

  • However, it must be noted that the first choice of the candidate is not always given to him/ her. The marks scored by the applicant play a vital role in fetching him/ her the college of his/ her choice.

  • The seat allotment of all students is done on the basis of their marks in the qualifying exam, choices filled by them, the availability of seats in those colleges, and their category.

  • The students also have to bring their original documents for the counselling process. The document verification is also done during the counselling process itself.

  • Along with their original documents, students also have to bring attested xerox copies of all documents.

  • The students have to submit the seat acceptance fee as soon as a seat is allotted to them. They have to proceed with the admission process thereafter.

  • There is a provision of changing the seat that is allotted to a candidate. Students must also go through those details.

  • Candidates will have to report to the allotted colleges with the fees and required documents for completing the admission formalities.

Documents Required for Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions Counselling Process 2022

All candidates are required to bring the documents that are given below. They have to produce the original documents and also bring a set of photocopies of all documents.

1. Mark sheet of class 10

2. Pass certificate of class 10

3. Admit card of class 10

4. Pass certificate, mark sheet and admit card of class 12 (If applicable)

5. Application form of Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admissions 2022

6. Certificate of Domicile

7. Income Certificate

8. Caste Certificate (if applicable)

9. Character Certificate (issued from the school)

10. Transfer Certificate (issued from the school)

11. Passport-sized photographs

Fee Structure of Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Admission 2022

The fee structure of polytechnic courses in Tamil Nadu colleges is given here. Students can find the Tamil Nadu polytechnic fee structure of both the government and private colleges. Refer to the table below to know the range of fees for the polytechnic in Tamil Nadu 2022.

College Category

Fee Details

Total Fee

Government Polytechnic Colleges

Tuition fee

Nil (the government waived off the tuition fee of Rs. 2,500 in 2008)

Development Charges

Rs. 1,000 per year

Special Fee

Rs. 1,000 per year

Government Aided Polytechnic Colleges

Tuition Fee

Rs. 2,500 per year (waived off for handicapped and SC/ ST students)

Development Charges

Rs. 1,000 per year

Special Fee

Rs. 1,000 per year

Self Financing Polytechnic Colleges

Tuition Fee

Rs. 17,500 per semester

Self-Financing Hotel

Management and

Catering Technology

Institutions

Tuition Fee

Rs. 27,500 per semester

Also Read:State Wise Polytechnic Entrance Exams in India - Eligibility and Admission Process

Every year, a vast number of students compete for polytechnic admissions in more than 300 polytechnic colleges in Tamil Nadu. The duration of polytechnic courses is three years and the programme is spread over six semesters. Polytechnic courses pave the way for many unique and lucrative career options for students.

/articles/tamil-nadu-polytechnic-admissions/

Be the First to Know

Get Access to Latest Updates

View All Questions

Related Questions

I got 47% in 10th. Can I get admission in Mechanical Engineering Diploma?

-Param patilUpdated on September 17, 2022 10:20 AM
  • 7 Answers
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

You need to score at least 60℅ in your 10th to be eligible for the Diploma in Mechanical Engineering course at Government Polytechnic, Nashik. Hence, it is advisable for you to pass your 12th before applying for admission.

Meanwhile, you can check the other Polytechnic Entrance Exams which you can apply for admission to the Polytechnic course.

When it comes to Polytechnic, there are various streams from which you can choose. If you are confused about which course to choose, you can check the List of Polytechnic (Diploma) Courses in India.

For more insights, you can …

READ MORE...

When will the Diploma Chemical Engineering Admission start?

-ANIRUDDh sinh sindhaUpdated on September 15, 2022 03:46 PM
  • 7 Answers
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

The online admission process for Shri K. J. Polytechnic (SKJPC), Bharuch has not started yet and the official dates will be updated by College Dekho as soon as notification is out. There is no test and the admission is done on the basis of merit in the qualifying exam.

Meanwhile, you can check the other Polytechnic Entrance Exams which you can apply for admission to the Polytechnic course.

When it comes to Polytechnic, there are various streams from which you can choose. If you are confused about which course to choose, you can check the List of Polytechnic …

READ MORE...

When will the admission start for Government Polytechnic, Belgaum?

-ShidhantUpdated on September 14, 2022 12:20 PM
  • 2 Answers
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

The admission process for Government Polytechnic, Belgaum has not started yet and the official dates will be updated by College Dekho as soon as notification is out.

Meanwhile, you can check the other Polytechnic Entrance Exams which you can apply for admission to the Polytechnic course.

When it comes to Polytechnic, there are various streams which you can choose from. If you are confused about which course to choose, you can check the List of Polytechnic (Diploma) Courses in India in 2020.

Until the online admission process for Government Polytechnic, Belgaum is not starting, don't miss out on other …

READ MORE...

Do you have a question? Ask us.

  • Typical response between 24-48 hours

  • Get personalized response

  • Free of Cost

  • Access to community

Subscribe to CollegeDekho News

By proceeding ahead you expressly agree to the CollegeDekho terms of use and privacy policy
Apply Now

Top 10 Engineering Colleges in India

View All

Join us and get exclusive education updates!

Top