TANCET(M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch./M.Plan.) -

TANCET - Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test - M.E./ M.Tech./ M.Arch./M.Plan. (TANCET(M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch./M.Plan.) - 2016)

Pen & Paper | State Level Exam
Important Dates
Registration Date
May 02, 2016
Admit Card Date
Jun 08, 2016
Test Date
Jun 12, 2016
Result Date
Jun 26, 2016

TANCET(M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch./M.Plan.) 2016 Important Instructions

i) Candidates must reach the examination venue at least half an hour (30 minutes) before the start of the examination ii) Candidates will not be allowed to enter the examination hall half an hour (30 minutes) after the start of the examination, i.e. 10.00 am iii) Candidates will be allowed to leave the examination hall only after one hour from the start of the examination, i.e. 10.30 am iv) Use of log tables and calculators in the examination hall are not allowed v) Candidates must bring their own pen, pencil, eraser and other stationeries vi) Candidates must bring their Admit Card and Identity Card to the examination hall vii) Mobile phone and other electronic gadgets are not allowed inside examination

TANCET(M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch./M.Plan.) Application FAQ

1) What is TANCET?

Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) has to be taken by students who want admission into Post graduate programmes ( MCA & ME/M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Plan) offered by Anna University and colleges affiliated to Anna University as well as to some other aided and unaided universities.

2) What is the examination for? Who conducts it?

TANCET is an examination for M.Tech. in Tamil Nadu. Highly esteemed Anna University is responsible for conduction of this exam.

3) When will I get my Admit Card?

Admit card will be available for view and print in the First week of June (onwards). You will have to log onto the TANCET website with your registered User ID. You will be eligible for an Admit Card only upon submission of online application form. You will receive an automated email confirmation upon successful submission from website .

4) I have completed the online application. But, I have not taken a print out. How can I get a print out now?

You can go to the applying online page again and enter the personal details AND the application number. You will be taken to the printout page again. 

5) What details will be mentioned in the Admit Card?

The admit card will contain the following details: Name of the candidate Test date Test City & Centre address User ID / Registration Number PWD/DA status.

6) Can I apply for more than one programme through a single TANCET exam?

Yes, you can apply for more than one programme through a single TANCET exam. However, you need to pay Rs. 500/- (Rs. 250/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamilnad) for each additional programme.

(Note: A single demand draft would be enough for one or more programmes).

7) I do not belong to Tamil nadu. Can I still apply for TANCET ?

Yes, candidates belonging to other states can also apply for TANCET . However, the eligibility criteria will be specified by the admitting authority / University.

List of TANCET(M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch./M.Plan.) 2016 Centers (Expected)

State City Mode of Exam
Tamil Nadu Chennai Pen & Paper