TANCET Counselling Process 2021

Updated By Sakunth Kumar on 06 Jan, 2021 14:10

Registration Starts On January 19, 2021

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TANCET (TANCA) 2021 Counselling

The dates for the TANCA counselling process 2021 will be confirmed for GATE & TANCET qualified candidates after the entrance test results. Anna University will start the Common Admission Process - TANCA 2021 for M.Tech/ M.E/ M.Plam/ M.Arch admission in Tamil Nadu. Candidates who have cleared TANCET 2021 exam are eligible to participate in the TANCA counselling process. The candidates must note that he/ she must register separately for the counselling process. A separate registration fee is charged for TANCA registration. This year, the entire admission process will be online, and the candidates will have to upload the scanned copies of required documents. All the details about TANCA 2021 can be checked on this page.

    TANCET (TANCA) Counselling Dates 2021

     The official dates for the TANCET 2021 counselling can be checked below -



    TANCET 2021 Exam Date

    March 20 & 21, 2021

    Registration start date for TANCA 2021

    To be Notified

    Registration last date for TANCA

    To be Notified

    TANCA Rank List 2021To be Notified
    Payment of Initial Deposit (GATE Qualified Candidates)To be Notified
    Choice Filling  (GATE Qualified Candidates)To be Notified
    Tentative Seat Allotment (GATE Qualified Candidates)To be Notified
    Confirmation of Tentative Allotment  (GATE Qualified Candidates)To be Notified
    Provisional Allotment (GATE Qualified Candidates)To be Notified
    Payment of Initial Deposit (TANCET Qualified Candidates)To be Notified

    TANCA Choice Filling Dates (TANCET Qualified Candidates)

    To be Notified

    TANCA Tentative Seat Allotment Date (TANCET Qualified Candidates)

    To be Notified

    Confirmation of Tentative Allotment (TANCET Qualified Candidates)To be Notified

    Publication of Provisional Allotment (TANCET Qualified Candidates)

    To be Notified

      Highlights of the TANCET 2021 Counselling Process

      • Anna University will conduct the online counselling process

      • Candidates will have to upload the documents online

      • TANCET Counselling Fee: Rs 5,300 (Rs 1,150/- for SC / SCA / ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu) Payment Mode: DD or Cash, inclusive of a non-refundable counselling fee of Rs 300 (Rs 150/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu.

      • Candidates who are GATE qualified can participate directly in TANCET 2021 Counselling.

      Note: The Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of “The Secretary, TANCA, Anna University” payable at Chennai.

        Detailed TANCET 2021 Counselling Process

        Online Registration to Participate in the Counselling

        • If the candidates are eligible to participate in the counselling, then they must register online only. No other mode is available for the registration. They must register before the last date. A log-in account will be created on successful completion of the registration.

        Note – There is a common application form for taking admission in Government, Government Aided Engineering and Arts & Science Colleges and for the seats in University Departments/Regional Centres, seats surrendered by the Self-Financing Engineering Colleges, Arts & Science Colleges including Stand Alone Institutions under the Unified Single Window Admission System for Indian Nationals.

        • Candidates need to send the respective attachments and authorisation to the printout of the online submission application with DD.
        • Candidates should only use an A4 Size cover and duly affix the printed copy of address label on it.

        Online Choice Filling:

        • Now, the candidates will be allowed to exercise their choices of the college & course online. Candidates can select as many choices as they like from the list of seats that are available, in the order of their preference.

        Seat Allotment at TANCET Participating Institutes

        • According to the choices submitted by candidates, seats will be allotted in order of their rank. The seat allotment result will be declared online and will be published on the official website of Anna University.

        • In case, a candidate is not satisfied with the allotted seat, they can wait for the next round of the TANCET 2021 Counselling. But if the candidate is satisfied with the allotted seat, then they should pay the amount for securing the seat allotment.

        Reporting to the Allocated College:

        • Candidate should download their final allotment letters and report to the allotted institute as per the schedule. Candidate should pay the academic fee and join the programme.

        List of Documents Required for Verification

        Candidate should attach self-attested copies of the following documents with the application

        • Two mark sheet of class 10th & 12th
        • Printed online application form

        • Original TANCET MBA/MCA/M.E/M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Plan 2021 Rank card
        • Permanent Community Certificate Card for BCM, BC, MBC & DNC, ST, SC and SCA (Permanent card / electronic form/digitally signed e-Certificate)

        • Online registration slip
        • Transfer Certificate

        • TANCET 2020 Hall Ticket/Admit card

        • Nativity certificate
        • Original SC/ST certificate (in case of SC/ST candidates)
        • Certificate from District Medical Board for Differently Abled candidates (if Applicable).
        • Self-addressed stamped envelope for counselling call letter
        • Self-addressed stamped acknowledgment card
        • Sri Lankan Tamil Refugee certificate (If applicable)

        • Original Demand Draft of Rs.300/- drawn in favour of "The Secretary, TN MBA / MCA Admissions - 2020, GCT" payable at Coimbatore

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        When will they announce TANCET MBA RANK LIST? i have visited the website but there is no rank list.

        -LanusenlaJamirUpdated on October 29, 2020 07:45 PM
        • 1 Answer
        Yash Dhamija, Student / Alumni

        Dear Student

        The rank list of TANCET MBA was released on October 8, 2020. The counselling process of TANCET MBA was concluded on October 22. You are advised to contact the examination authority of TANCET if you are facing issues while downloading the merit list of TANCET MBA. Apart from this, you can visit the links provided below to know more about the TANCET MBA exam. 

        TANCET MBA Exam 2020 - Result, Dates, Application Form, Syllabus, Pattern, Counseling

        List of MBA Colleges Accepting TANCET Rank/ Score - Fees, Seat Matrix

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        I have scored 77.4 (percentile score ) and 24( raw score) in tancet mba 2020 .what is my normalised score ?in which colleges i have eligibility to get a seat?

        -AishwaryaUpdated on October 18, 2020 03:34 PM
        • 1 Answer
        Yash Dhamija, Student / Alumni

        Dear Student

        You can apply to many MBA colleges with 77.4 percentile scores in TANCET MBA exam. Some of the colleges that you can consider are SSN School of Management, ChennaiPSG College of Technology, CoimbatoreKumaraguru College of TechnologyThiagarajar School of Management and Vel Tech High Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College. You can apply to these colleges by filling our Common Application Form. Besides this, you can also call on our toll free number 1800-572-9877 to get free admission counselling.

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        Can I get into any good Architecture College for M.Arch without clearing any Entrance?

        -puneet pattnaikUpdated on October 14, 2020 08:27 PM
        • 1 Answer
        Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

        Dear Student, 

        To get admission in an M.Arch course, you are either required to qualify a national level entrance exam such as GATECEED, TANCET etc. or sit for institute level entrance exam. Go through the list of Top Private Colleges for M.Arch Admission and M.Arch Admissions 2020 in India to explore some options.

        You can also either dial the helpline number 1800-572-9877 (toll-free) or fill the Common Application Form to talk to our admission experts. For the queries related to any course or college, write back in the QnA zone. 


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        FAQs about TANCET Counselling Process

        From where can I apply for the TANCET 2020 counselling process?

        You can apply for the TANCET 2020 counselling process through the official website of Anna University.

        Does the TANCET counselling registration fee also include the non-refundable fee of INR 300/-?

        Yes, the TANCET counselling registration fee also includes the non-refundable fee of INR 300/-.

        Who conducts the TANCET counselling process?

        The TANCET counselling process is conducted by Anna University Chennai every year.

        Can GATE qualified candidates also apply for the TANCET 2020 counselling process?

        Yes, GATE qualified candidates can apply directly for the TANCET 2020 counselling process.

        What is the last to register for TANCA 2020 counselling?

        The last date to apply for TANCA 2020 counselling has not been declared yet by the officials.

        What is the TANCA counselling registration fee amount?

        The TANCA counselling registration fee amount is INR 5,300/- for unreserved category candidates and INR 1,150/- for the reserved category candidates of Tamil Nadu state.

        Will the TANCET 2020 counselling process be conducted in offline mode too?

        No, due to the COVID-19 crisis, the TANCET 2020 counselling and the subsequent admission process will be conducted in online mode only.

        Do I have to register separately for the TANCA 2020 counselling process?

        Yes, in order to participate in the TANCA or TANCET counselling process, the eligible candidates re required to register separately.

        Can anyone who appeared in the TANCET 2020 exam participate in the TANCET counselling process?

        No, only those candidates who secure the minimum qualifying marks are eligible to participate in the TANCET counselling process.

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