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TANCET Counselling 2024: Dates, Rank List, Choice Filling, Seat Allotment

Updated By Falak Khan on 24 Nov, 2023 20:05

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TANCET 2024 Counselling

TANCET 2024 counselling registration will commence in the last week of April 2024 in online mode. Candidates who passed the TANCET exam 2024 will be eligible to participate in the counselling process. DTE provides centralized counselling for TN MBA/MCA admission, whereas TANCA/CEETA PG counselling conducts separate counselling for other CEETA PG courses. TANCET counselling assists government, government-aided, self-financing, and stand-alone colleges in Tamil Nadu with admissions. TANCET counselling process includes counselling registration, certificate verification, rank list creation, option entry, and seat allocation.

Candidates whose names appear on the TANCET rank list 2024 and have their documents verified will be able to proceed with choice filling. Following that, DTE will publish the TANCET 2024 seat allotment result round-wise based on the candidate's performance in the TANCET exam, choices filled and seat availability.

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TANCET Counseling Dates 2024

TANCET 2024 counselling dates will be released soon after the declaration of the result. The TANCET counselling schedule 2024 will be updated below once it has been released by the authorities. 

TANCET MCA / MBA Counseling Dates 2024


TANCET MBA / MCA Counselling Dates

TANCET 2024 Exam Dates

Third Week of March 2024

Last date of TANCET 2024 counselling registration

Last Week of April 2024

Commencement of uploading original certificates

To Be Notified

Last date of uploading original certificates

To Be Notified

Publication of TANCET rank list 2024

To Be Notified

Commencement of counselling for differently-abled candidates

To Be Notified

Payment and choice filling for TN MCA courses

To Be Notified

Publication of tentative allotment for MCA courses

To Be Notified

Confirmation of tentative allotment for MCA courses

To Be Notified

Publication of provisional allotment for TN MCA courses

To Be Notified

Payment and choice filling for TN MBA courses

To Be Notified

Publication of tentative allotment for MBA courses

To Be Notified

Confirmation of tentative allotment for MBA courses

To Be Notified

Publication of provisional allotment for TN MBA courses

To Be Notified

Supplementary counselling round for MCA courses

To Be Notified

Supplementary counselling round for MBA courses

To Be Notified

SCA to SC counselling (MBA / MCA)

To Be Notified

End of online TANCET 2024 counselling

To Be Notified

TANCET M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan Counseling Dates 2024

TANCET counselling for M.E / M.Tech / M.Arch / M.Plan will be conducted as CEETA counselling by Anna University. We will update the dates in the table below once it has been released by the authorities. 


TANCET M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan Counselling Dates

CEETA 2024 Exam Date

To Be Notified

CEETA Result 

To be Notified

Start of registration for TANCET counselling 

To be Notified

Last date to apply for TANCET 2024 counselling

To be Notified

Payment of Initial Deposit (GATE Qualified Candidates)

To be Notified

Choice Filling (GATE Qualified Candidate)

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 (CEETA Qualified Candidates)

To be Notified

TANCA Choice Filling Dates (CEETA Qualified Candidates)

To be Notified

TANCA Tentative Seat Allotment Date (CEETA Qualified Candidates)

To be Notified

Confirmation of Tentative Allotment (CEETA Qualified Candidates)

To be Notified

Publication of Provisional Allotment (CEETA Qualified Candidates)

To be Notified

TANCET 2024 Counselling: Eligibility Criteria

To participate in the TANCET counselling procedure, candidates must meet the following qualifying requirements.

  • Nativity: Applicants from Tamil Nadu will be eligible for TANCET counselling 2024. When registering for counselling, candidates must have their Tamil Nadu Nativity Certificate.
  • Educational Qualification: Candidates must hold a valid bachelor's degree program of at least three years duration with a minimum of 50% aggregate (unreserved category) and 45% aggregate (reserved categories).
  • Entrance Exam: Candidates must have passed the TANCET exam 2024.
  • Age Limit: DTE does not apply an upper or lower age limit.

Documents Required for TANCET Counselling Process 2024

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

  • Two mark sheets of class 10th & 12th
  • Original TANCET 2024 and CEETA PG 2024 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 2024 Hall Ticket / CEETA PG 2024 Admit card
  • Nativity certificate
  • Original SC / ST certificate 
  • Certificate from District Medical Board for Differently Abled candidates (if Applicable).
  • Self-addressed stamped envelope for counselling call letter
  • A Self-addressed stamped acknowledgement card
  • Sri Lankan Tamil Refugee certificate (If applicable)

TANCET 2024 Counselling Registration Process

Follow the steps given below to complete the TANCET 2024 counselling registration process. 

  • Candidates should visit the TANCET counselling website.
  • Select the 'Register Online Application' option.
  • Fill in all the details.
  • Enter your email address and phone number, as you did when you filled out the TANCET application form.
  • DTE will send the credentials to the provided email address and mobile phone number.
  • Enter your TANCET hall ticket number and the normalized score from your TANCET scorecard.
  • Enter your information, such as the demand draft number, category, religion, educational qualification, and so on.
  • After filling out the counselling form click the 'Submit' button.
  • After clicking on the submit button, your registration will be completed
  • Take a printout of the counselling form for further reference. 

TANCET Counseling 2024 Fees

Candidates must present a demand draft for the counselling registration fee drawn in favour of ‘The Secretary, TN MBA / MCA Admissions – 2024, Government College of Technology.’ The demand draft will be payable at Coimbatore. The registration fee for TANCET counselling 2024 is given in the table below.


TANCET Counseling Fees 2024

Reserved Category


Unreserved Category


Important Information for TANCET 2024 Counseling Procedure

Candidates can check the important information about TANCET 2024 counselling given below.

  • During the TANCET 2024 counselling procedure, the rank list will be issued depending on the exam scores of the candidates.
  • Following each round of TANCET counselling 2024, candidates will be able to monitor the status of empty seats at each participating institute.
  • Candidates who are dissatisfied with their chosen college will be permitted to participate in following rounds of TANCET 2024 counselling.
  • Admission  to the participating colleges will be given based on the merit of the candidates who will attend counselling in accordance with the Government of Tamil Nadu's reservation guidelines, while others cannot allege any right to admission
  • A candidate can only receive an allotment for one programme
  • Candidates must access the Call Letter on the Anna University website by entering their application number, name, and date of birth

TANCET Seat Allotment 2024

  • Candidates will be required to select colleges and the suitable branches from a list of all the colleges affiliated with TANCET 2024 during TANCET Counseling 2024
  • During counselling, candidates are recommended to be aware about the college they are selecting
  • The candidate's seats will be assigned based on available seats in the college and a prepared common merit list
  • When TANCET seat allotment 2024 is made, candidates with higher rankings on the TANCET 2024 merit list will be given preference over other candidates
  • If a candidate is unhappy with the college that has been assigned, he or she may attend the second and even third TANCET 2024 counselling session
  • Candidates who missed the first or second phase of counselling will not be permitted to attend the subsequent  TANCET Counseling in 2024
  • The colleges allotted in in the last round will be regarded as final

TANCET Supplementary Counselling Round 2024

TANCET counselling 2024 will be held in one round by the DTE, Chennai. Following that, DTE begins the additional counselling round. TANCET supplemental counselling will be held to replace the unfilled seats left over after general counselling. The additional counselling round for the TN MBA and MCA seats is held offline. Candidates who did not finish the choice-filling procedure are also eligible for supplemental counselling.

TANCET SCA to SC Counselling

DTE switches SCA category seats to SC category after all rounds of TANCET counselling. Candidates from the SC category will be eligible for this round of counselling. Candidates from the SC category who have received a prior allocation will be eligible for the SCA to SC counselling round. Colleges that will fille the SC category seats but not the SCA category seats can grant an allotment to SC candidates in this round of counselling. SCA to SC counselling will also be done offline.

TANCET 2024 Reservation Criteria

Admission to the participating colleges will be granted based on TANCET results in seven distinct socioeconomic groups. Candidates who did not specify a category on the TANCET application form 2024 will be evaluated for the Open Competition category. Tamil Nadu's DTE has established the following reservation criterion for admission that will be taken into account during the TANCET 2024 counselling process.

TANCET Reservation Criteria 2024

Category Name

Seats Reserved (In Percentage)

Open Competition


Scheduled Tribes


Most Backward Class and Denotified Communities


Backward Classes


SC (Arunthathiyar)


Scheduled Caste


Backward Class Muslims


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FAQs about TANCET Counselling Process

Can GATE qualified candidates also apply for the TANCET 2024 counselling process?

Yes, GATE qualified candidates can apply directly for the TANCET 2024 counselling process.

Who conducts the TANCET counselling process?

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

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/-.

Can I change the time and date of TANCET 2024 counselling?

No, candidates are not allowed to change the date and time of TANCET counselling 2024. The date, time and venue of TANCET counselling will be mentioned in the counselling call letter and it will be deemed as final.


When should I reach the TANCET 2024 counselling venue?

The schedule to reach the TANCET counselling venue will be mentioned in the TANCET counselling call letter. 


Can I choose colleges in my own city during TANCET 2024 counselling?

The allotment of colleges depends upon the availability of seats in the colleges opted during the TANCET choice filling process.


Is it necessary to have a provisional certificate during TANCET counselling?

No. candidates do not need to carry any provisional certificates of class 10, 12 and bachelor's degree at the TANCET counselling venue. However, these documents will be verified only after the candidate’s join the allotted college.


Will candidates who failed to participate in the TANCET first round counselling be allowed to attend subsequent rounds?

No, candidates who failed to attend the first counselling round will not be allowed to attend the subsequent rounds of TANCET counselling 2024.


What is the TANCET 2024 counselling process?

The TANCET 2024 counselling process is the official procedure conducted for admission to MCA, MBA, M.E., M.Tech., M.Arch., and M.Plan courses in Tamil Nadu. It involves registration, choice filling, document verification, seat allotment, and confirmation of admission.

When will the TANCET 2024 counselling process begin?

TANCET 2024 counselling registration is expected to commence in the last week of April 2024 in online mode.

Is there a supplementary counselling round for MCA and MBA courses?

Yes, there is a supplementary counselling round for MCA and MBA courses. 

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