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TNEA 2020 - The online registration process for TNEA has commenced on July 15, 2020. TNEA (Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions) is a centralized counselling process conducted by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Tamil Nadu for admission in B.E/ B.Tech course offered in various government and private engineering colleges across the state. Tamil Nadu B.E/B.Tech aspirants must register for the admission process conducted by TNEA in order to be eligible for the counselling process. In this article, the detailed application form filling process for TNEA has been explained. As of July 28, 2020, a total number of 1,17,955 have registered through the official portal.
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Here is the video that explains the TNEA 2020 registration process -
|New Change: The candidates will be allowed to upload the certificates online from July 31 to August 20, 2020. Candidates need not upload the documents along with registration.|
TNEA registration has commenced. Check all the details pertaining to TNEA to keep a track of important events.
TNEA registration commencement date
July 15, 2020
Last date to submit online application form for TNEA
August 16, 2020
|Date to Upload Orginal Certificates||July 31 to August 20, 2020|
Issue of Random Number
August 21, 2020
Some of the major highlights of TNEA 2020 can be checked below -
|Name of the Admission Process||TNEA (Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission)|
|Courses||B.Tech, B.Pharma, B.Arch|
|Last Date to Register||August 16, 2020|
|Is TNEA an Entrance Exam?||TNEA is an online admission process. It is not an entrance exam.|
|Admission Criteria||On the basis of Class 12th marks.|
The category wise registration fee for TNEA 2020 is as follows -
Name of the Category
SC. ST/ SCA
Addition Fee for Each Special Reservation Opted by Candidate
Before filling the application form for TNEA 2020, the candidates must be ready with the following documents -
Mobile Phone Number
Class 10th Mark Sheet
Class 12th Hall Ticket/ Mark Sheet
School Details (Class 8th to 12th)
Caste/ Community Details
Aadhaar Card Details
Parent’s Annual Income Details
Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Internet Banking details for Application Fee Payment
Special Category Preference
Preference for Scholarship Scheme
Common FAQs about TNEA Registration
What is Special Category Preference in TNEA Application Form?
The special category preferences in TNEA application are -
What are various scholarship schemes available for B.Tech admission in Tamil Nadu through TNEA?
The scholarship schemes that are available for B.Tech admission in Tamil Nadu through TNEA are -
The instructions to fill the application form for TNEA have been explained here stepwise -
Step 1 - Registration
The first step in the registration process of TNEA is online registration. The candidates will have to visit the official website of TNEA, i.e., www.tneaonline.org to complete the registration. After opening the website, click on ‘New User Registration’.
Details to be Filled for New User Registration
The following details have to be filled for the New User Registration -
Name of the Candidate (To be entered as per Class 10th Mark Sheet)
Class 12th Registration Number
Year in which the candidate has passed Class 12th
Login ID (Automatically Created) - The E-Mail ID of the Candidates will be the Login ID
Date of Birth
After submitting all the details, you will have to click on ‘Submit’.
Common FAQs about TNEA Application Form
What are the instructions to set a password?
The candidates must note that the password should have a minimum of 8 characters. The password should have at least one capital, one numerical and one special character (@, !, &, *, %).
Can I modify the details entered in new user registration?
Yes. You can modify the details entered in new user registration.
Step 2 - Generation of OTP
After submitting all the details mentioned above, the candidates will receive an OTP (One-Time Password) via SMS on their mobile, and the candidates will also receive an e-mail. Only after entering the OTP, the details of the candidates will be confirmed.
Step 3 - Login & Form Filling
The candidates will have to log in on the TNEA website by using their Login ID (E-Mail) and Password. The registration form for TNEA will be displayed on the screen. The candidates will have to enter all the details carefully.
Details to be Filled in TNEA Application Form
The candidates will have to fill the following details in the TNEA application form -
Name of the Parent/ Guardian
Aadhaar Number (Optional)
Special Category Details
After filling all the details above, you will have to click on ‘Save and Proceed’.
Step 4 - Application Fee Payment
The next step in the application process of TNEA is registration fee payment. After completing step 3, the candidates will see three options -
- Payment Gateway (IOB)
- Payment Gateway (Indian Bank)
- Payment Gateway (Option 3 - Skip)
Candidates choosing anyone among the first two options will have to pay the application fee digitally, u.e., by using credit card/ debit card/ internet banking facility. Candidates choosing Option 3 will have to pay the registration fee at the Facilitation Centre. The candidates will receive a confirmation message after paying the registration fee.
Step 5 - Filling Scholarship Information
Candidates who wish to avail various scholarship schemes through TNEA will have to fill his/ her preference. The candidates will have to fill the following details -
Annual Income of Family
First Graduate Tuition Fee Concession (Yes/ No)
Availed First Graduate Tuition Fee Concession (Yes/ No)
AICTE Tuition Fee Waiver (TFW) Scheme
Post Matric Scholarship - SC/ ST/ SCA/ Converted Christians (Yes/ No)
After filling all the details, you will have to click on ‘Save and Proceed’.
Stage 6 - School of Study Information
The next stage in the application process is that the candidates need to fill the information pertaining to the School of Study (Class 8th to 12th). The candidates will have to fill the following details here -
Year of Passing
Name of the School
Stage 7 - Filling Academic Information
In this stage, the candidates will have to fill the academic information such as -
Class 12th Registration Number
Name of the Board (HSC/ Any other board)
HSC Group (Academic/ Vocational)
Group Code (Automatically Generated)
Marks Obtained in Class 12th
After entering all the above details, click on ‘Save and Proceed’.
Stage 8 - Filling Additional Information
Here the candidates can fill other details such as -
Center for Certificate Verification (TFC)
Preference for Choice Entry at TFC (Yes/ No)
Medium of Instruction
You will have to click on ‘Save and Proceed’ after filling the above details.
Stage 9 - Edit/ Save Application
As the candidates have already entered all the details in the application, he/ she can edit the same if any changes required. If all the information is correct, the candidates can click on ‘Submit Application’. The candidates will receive a confirmation pop-up. Click on ‘Ok’.
Stage 10 - Printout of Application Form
Finally, the candidates can take the printout of the application form. The candidates must note that the printout of the application form should be submitted at the Facilitation Centre (TFC) along with all the relevant documents.
We hope that the above explanation of TNEA application form 2020 helped you in understand the detailed procedure.
You can also check the following article for more details (click on the link below) -
|Tamil Nadu B.Tech Admissions 2020|
If you are looking for direct admission in B.Tech course in Tamil Nadu, you can also fill the Common Application Form on our website.
The day-wise total number of registrations for TNEA 2020 can be checked below -
|Date||Total Registered||Payment Completed|
|July 16, 2020||23583||11121|
|July 17, 2020||41877||25082|
|July 18, 2020||53588||34763|
|July 19, 2020||59742||39848|
|July 20, 2020||73763||51525|
|July 21, 2020||81011||58024|
|July 22, 2020||91537||67227|
|July 23, 2020||99117||74303|
|July 24, 2020||1,05,089||79,769|
|July 25, 2020||1,08,847||83,259|
|July 26, 2020||110814||84814|
|July 27, 2020||115043||88352|
|July 28, 2020||117955||90947|
You can click on the link below to check the course-wise list of top engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu -
You can click on the links below to check the region-wise list o top engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu -
|Top B.Tech Colleges in Chennai||Top B.Tech Colleges in Tirunelveli|
|Top B.Tech Colleges in Erode||Top B.Tech Colleges in Salem|
|Top B.Tech Colleges in Madurai||Top B.Tech Colleges in Coimbatore|
|Top B.Tech Colleges in Trichy||Top B.Tech Colleges in Kanyakumari|
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