Get CollegeDekho
Mobile App
 Live Help
Courses & Exams
News & Articles

TANCET - Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test - M.E./ M.Tech./ M.Arch./M.Plan. News & FAQ


October 27, 2016 01:56 PM

Enrollment in engineering courses has been declining for the past two years which is revealing a fact that engineering ...

October 27, 2016 01:31 PM

In May 2016, the Union Human Resource Development (HRD) announced the establishment of an Indian Institute of ...

October 27, 2016 08:02 AM

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur has invited all the colleges in Andhra Pradesh to participate in Spring Fest ...

October 27, 2016 07:55 AM

A team of researchers at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur have designed a software which enables the people ...

October 26, 2016 03:44 PM

Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dibrugarh University, Assam to ...


Out of State Who is eligible to apply for Anna University Counseling? Nativity - Applicant should be a citizen of India but not belonging to Tamil Nadu Minimum Qualification - As prescribed for Tamil Nadu Candidates Minimum Mark rules - Marks prescribed for Tamil Nadu candidates under GENERAL CATEGORY

Can I authorize someone else to attend the counseling? Due to unforeseen and unavoidable reasons, if a candidate is unable to attend the counseling on the specified date and time, he/she can authorize his/her parent on his/her behalf and the parent decision will be binding on the candidate.

What if I cannot attend the counseling? ou can authorize your parent to attend the counseling Due to unforeseen reasons, if a candidate could not attend the counseling on the specified date and time, he/she can attend on a subsequent time/date, during the counseling period. But the candidate can only opt for the seats available at that time and cannot claim any seat as per original rank.

What if my marks/ rank change after re-totaling? If the ranking of candidate is changed due to re-totaling/revaluation of mark, he/she can attend counseling as per the new mark and rank, though the call letter specifies different date (as per original mark).

What are the documents I need to organize before counseling? Mark sheets (All appearance) of HSC or Equivalent Examination Mark Sheet of X standard Transfer Certificate Permanent Community Certificate Card, if applicable Nativity Certificate, if applicable Permanent Residence Certificate for Other State Quota Special Reservation form with relevant documents, if applicable. Only attested copies are to be enclosed

How is the cut-off and ranking calculated? The selection of candidates will be on the basis of the marks obtained in the prescribed subjects in the qualifying examination. The academic marks in the prescribed subjects will be reduced to 200. (Mathematics 100, Physics + Chemistry =100) which will be considered for Ranking. Example- Candidate scores 188 in Math, 190 in Physics 196 in Chemistry Cut-off is = (188/2) +((190+196)/4) = 190.5 Ranking- The candidate with the highest cut-off is ranked no 1

I am from CBSE or ICSE, how is my cut-off calculated? Tamil Nadu Acts No.3 of 2007, dt: 05.03.2007 and G.O. (Ms) No.77 HE (J2) Dept, dt: 05.04.2007, the marks obtained by the students in the relevant subjects in the qualifying examination conducted by various Boards or Authority shall be equated with the marks obtained by the students in the same subjects in the qualifying examination conducted by the State Board of Tamil Nadu by adopting the method of normalization. Example: If the highest mark secured by the student of State Board of Tamil Nadu in Physics is 100 and the highest marks secured by a student of any other Board in the same subject is 90 both the highest marks will be considered to be equal to 100. If a student of the other Board secures 60 marks in Physics when the first mark in Physics in the same Board is 90, 60 marks will be considered to be equal to 66.66 marks as arrived below 100 x 60 = 66.66% 90 After normalization of marks in the relevant subjects in the qualifying examination conducted by different Boards, the quali

How to plan the finances? Ensure that the college you are admitting your child claims only payments in accordance to the fees details provided in the prospectus or booklet. Well, if the management demands more than the amount provided in the prospectus you could send a note to the Directorate of Technical Education concerning the issue. Make sure to present yourself on the specified date in the college of you had selected. Do not absent yourself due to money matters. If you have any problems regarding money matters make a request to the college authorities, which they could consider. If you are slackened in this regard, your child would have face unnecessary problems that would lead to a bad remark on his name right from the beginning itself. Check out for educational loans from major nationalized banks

What are the special quotas available for TNEA? Know the various categories by which students are admitted through single window counseling in Tamil Nadu. Some of the allotments are Sports quota, Ex-servicemen quota, Differently-abled quota and caste based allotment.

Who should submit Nativity Certificate? Candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu having studied VIII, IX, X, XI & XII Std or their equivalent examination in Tamil Nadu need not enclose a Nativity Certificate. However, students having passed any of these classes VIII, IX, X, XI & XII Std or their equivalent examination outside Tamil Nadu should enclose a Nativity Certificate. Other state candidates having studied VIII, IX, X, XI & XII Std in Tamil Nadu need not enclose Nativity Certificate, but are eligible for open competition only. (1890)