TANCET-2018 Overview

Accepted For : M.Arch , MBA , M.Tech

Exam Mode : Offline

Registrations Date

05 May, 2018

105 days to go

Exam Date

25 Mar, 2018

64 days to go

Highlights of TANCET

Conducting Body Anna University, Chennai
Frequency Yearly
Streams Engineering , Management
Degrees M.Arch. (Master of Architecture) , M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration) , M.Tech. (Master of Technology)
Level PG
Mode Offline
Total Marks 100
Duration 2 hours

About TANCET 2018

TANCET is a state-level exam, conducted every year by Anna University on behalf of Government of Tamil Nadu. TANCET exam is held separately for MBA, MCA & M.Tech/ME programmes. Through TANCET 2018 exam, candidates can get admission in MBA / MCA / M.E./ M.Tech./ M.Plan./ M.Arch. courses offered by Engineering Colleges/ Universities in Tamil Nadu. Last year, 37,000 candidates appeared for TANCET.

Note: GATE 2018 qualified candidates need not appear for TANCET's M.Tech/ ME exam.

TANCET 2018 Conducting Body

Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) is a state-level examination. The exam is usually conducted in the month of June every year. The Government of Tamil Nadu has authorised Anna University to conduct the exam on its behalf. Anna University is a technical university in Tamil Nadu, India. The online registration for TANCET commonly started in May.

The main university campus is located in Guindy, Chennai. It was named after C N Annadurai, former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on 4 September 1978. It became an affiliating university in 2001, absorbing all engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu. In 2007, it was split into six constituent universities namely Chennai (Campus), Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchirappalli, and Tirunelveli.

TANCET 2018 Important Dates

TANCET 2018 Events Dates
TANCET 2018 Registration start date 1st week of May 2018
TANCET 2018 Registration end date 3rd week of May 2018
Availability of TANCET 2018 Admit card 2nd week of June 2018
TANCET 2018 Exam date 2nd week of June 2018
Announcement of TANCET 2018 Result  Last week of June 2018
TANCET 2018 Counselling starts date  July 2018


TANCET 2018 Exam Centres

  • Candidates can choose one exam centre at the time of TANCET 2018 Registration.
  • Details of the exam centre will be mentioned on the admit cards such as the address and the location of the centre .
  • Candidates can be allotted another exam centre other than the one chosen if there is no vacancy in the preferred one.
  • TANCET 2018 will be organised at 15 locations in Tamil Nadu. 
  • The list of TANCET exam centres is listed below:

















Contact Details

The Secretary

Tamil Nadu Common Admissions (TANCA)

Anna University

Chennai - 600 025.

Phone no: 044 2235 7004