TANCET 2019: Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Date, Syllabus

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TANCET 2019Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET 2019) is the state level entrance examination. It is managed by the Anna University, Chennai. It is conducted to offer admissions into M.E., M. Tech, MCA, M. Arch, M. Plan and MBA courses. Through this exam, candidates can get admission into Anna University and other affiliated colleges of the universities of Tamil Nadu. For more information on TANCET 2019, candidates must go through this article.

Application Form Exam Dates Eligibility Criteria

Exam Pattern FAQs Syllabus

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TANCET Exam Date 2019

TANCET exam dates are mentioned in this table. As per the given dates, candidates can perform the activities given here.

EventsDates 2019 (Tentative)
Application form Starts FromMarch
Application Form Last DateLast week of March
Hall Ticket Availability1st week of April
Date of Exam3rd week of April
Announcement of Result4th week of April
Counselling Procedure Starts FromIn the month of May

TANCET Application Form 2019

Candidates are advised to first read the information brochure carefully and then proceed to the fill application form.

  • Candidates have to register through online mode for applying in TANCET.
  • The online application form will be available in the month of March 2019.
  • TANCET application form 2019 will be closed in the last week of March 2019.
  • Candidates can fill the application form for more than one programme by paying the additional fee.
  • Candidates have to fill the application form and upload the recent photograph in the application form.

Application Fee:

  • The application fee will be Rs. 500/- (Rs. 250/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates of Tamilnadu) for each programme.
  • The application fee can be paid through online mode only.
Check Here – How to Fill TANCET 2019 Application Form

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for appearing in the TANCET 2019 are given below.

General Eligibility:

  • Candidates those appearing in the final year/semester of the qualifying exam during April/May 2019 are also eligible to apply.
  • Candidates of another state can apply but the eligibility will be determined by the respective authorities.
  • Candidates with valid GATE score do not need to appear for TANCET 2019 exam.
  • Candidates those have a valid GATE score in Engineering Science (XE) and Life Science (XL), they have to appear for TANCET exam.

Qualification Requirement:

For M. Tech/M. Arch/M.E./M. Plan:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates should have Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the respective disciplines
  • Minimum Marks: One should qualify the qualifying degree with at least 50% aggregate (45% for the candidates belong to SC/ST categories).
  • GATE Score: Candidates those have valid GATE score card from 2017, 2018, 2019 can also apply.

For MBA:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidate should posses the minimum of 3 years Bachelor’s degree.
  • Minimum Marks: Must pass with 50% marks (45% for reserved category candidates) in the qualifying degree examination.

For MCA:

  • Qualifying Exam: Must have the Bachelor’s degree with mathematics at 10+2 and graduation level.
  • Minimum Marks: Should secure at least 50% marks (45% marks for reserved category candidates).

For MCA (Lateral Entry):

  • Qualifying Exam: Must have Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in BCA, B.Sc. (Computer Science/Information Technology) with mathematics at 10+2 level or at Graduate level.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidate should have obtained minimum of 50% marks and 45% marks SC/ST.

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TANCET Exam Pattern

The TANCET exam pattern will consist of the following given below:

  • Mode: The exam will be conducted through offline mode.
  • Duration of Exam: The total time given for the exam is 2 hours.
  • Number of Questions: Maximum 100 questions will be asked in each course.
  • Types of Questions: Objective type multiple choice questions will be asked in the exam.
  • Marking Scheme: For each correct answer 1 mark will be given.
  • Negative Marking: For each incorrect answer 1/3 marks will be deducted.
CoursesNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
M.E./M. Tech/M. Plan/M. Arch

TANCET Syllabus 2019

For MCA course, the questions will be set from the topics as Quantitative ability, Analytical reasoning, Logical reasoning, Computer awareness, Verbal ability and Basic sciences. For MBA, the TANCET syllabus will be prepared from Verbal Ability, Data Interpretation, Quantitative Aptitude and Logical Reasoning. For other course, the questions will be asked form their respective discipline.

TANCET Preparation Tips

  • Make proper study schedule before proceeding for preparation of the exam.
  • Must aware yourself with the complete syllabus and exam pattern.
  • Always follow previous year question papers to get ides of questions.
  • Always do revision after study.
  • Maintain your good health for the exam.

Exam Centers

Chennai, Karaikudi, Tirunelveli, Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchirappalli, Chidambaram, Nagercoil, Vellore, Dindigul, Salem, Villupuram, Erode, Thanjavur and Virudhunagar.

FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: The application form will be started from the last week of January 2019.
Answer: Single application form has to be filled for multiple courses.
Answer: If a candidate wants to appear for more than one programme, then they have to pay Rs. 500 (Rs. 250 for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamilnadu).
Answer: Yes, one can apply without having GATE score with TANCET score.
Answer: Admission into Ph.D will not be offered through TANCET entrance exam.
Answer: Domicile certificate will define your state eligibility and character certificate can be obtained from last studied school/institution.
Answer: Yes, other state candidates can also apply.

TANCET Hall Ticket 2019

Candidates can download their admit card through the online mode only. The Anna University will release the TANCET admit card in the second week of March 2019. Candidates should keep the admit card till the admission procedure as it will be asked by the counselling authority.

In case candidate will lost their admit card after the examination, they can get it back by paying Rs. 100/- in the form of DD in written request.

TANCET Result 2019

TANCET result 2019 will be published in the fourth week of March 2019. Candidates can download their mark sheet after 10 days of the releasing of the result. Candidates can access their result through login user ID and password.

Also Check:

TANCET 2019 Answer Key

TANCET 2019 Cut Off

TANCET Counselling 2019

Candidates have to appear in the counselling process to get admission after the declaration of result. The TANCET counselling procedure will be started in the month of May 2019. The complete schedule of counselling and rank list will be displayed on the website in the specified date and time.

The admission will be offered on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in the entrance examination. Candidates have to verify their documents to get provisional admission. For final admission, candidates have to report the allotted college along with all required documents.

If you have any other queries about TANCET 2019, you can write your queries in the comment box given below.

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  1. Joel says:

    I am a 2018 passed out student from a engineering college in Chennai. But I was unable to appear for few exams because of my health issues. I will be clearing my last few papers in the April/May 2019 semester. Am I eligible to appear for TANCET 2019 exam and its counseling?

  2. Lavanya says:

    I am from karnataka
    After qualifying through tancet…In counseling what are the document to be submitted

  3. vishnu says:

    i completed my graduation by 2017th year.. can i apply for this exam

  4. JAGADEESH K H says:

    What is the difference between MCA and MCA(Lateral Entry)… How many year course is that??

  5. Ammu says:

    Will the score which I get on 2019 can be vaild for 2020?… Or how long does my TANCET score be valid?

  6. Mouni says:

    Whether it’s possible to do part time playoff graduate courses using tancet score

  7. Jeevitha says:

    Tancet exam date is definitely release in January month first week for MBA

  8. Jeevitha says:

    Exam date is definitely release in January month first week for MBA..?

  9. Sridhar says:

    Can I study part time ME course.

  10. preethi says:

    I am from other state.So what is the criteria for OC.

  11. Abi says:

    I will be passed out on 2019.whats the right time to apply for TANCET exam

    • Harikrishnan MBA.,MSWYour Name... says:

      don’t worry you can apply this year TANCET is very useful exam for you understand your knowledge to update your self

  12. Dinesh v says:

    hi sir
    i am completed BCA in 2017 pass out and my average 76%. but i am studied in 12th stand computer with accounts subjects. now i am eligible this exam(tancet).

  13. Deva prasanna says:

    Please guide me to write the tancet exam for MCA course

  14. Geetha Anandhi says:

    I am Biomedical engineering student.Is there TANCET exam for us? If not how can we write TANCET . please help me

  15. Sowndarya says:

    How can I apply for msc mathematics?? . There is no msc offered through TANCET .

  16. R.jayasoorya says:

    Tancet mark use other private colleges for marrit fees discount

  17. Jasmita says:

    I have business maths in 10+2 level and Statistics as one paper in my ug programme am I eligible for mca?

  18. Raghul says:

    With tancet score can i choose my preferred college

  19. Karthiga says:

    Where should I register for the tancet exam ME
    Link plz…

  20. Nandhini says:

    Is tancet exam useful for campus interview?

  21. Sangeetha says:

    I have completed my degree 2016. Can I apply for tancet 2019?

  22. oviya says:

    i am studyinBE final year..can i write 2019TANCENT exam

  23. oviya says:

    iam now studing BE,ECE. final year..can i write TANCENT exam conducted in 2019

  24. R.shreeshailu says:

    was tancet exam useful for the worthy campus interview….

  25. S.saranya says:

    Can u say gate pass mark for BC candidates

  26. Rajesh kumar says:

    Very useful stuff thankyou

  27. Priya says:

    I have completed my degree 2010. Can I apply for 2019 Yancey exam

  28. sandy says:

    is tancet is useful for future jobs?

  29. Prakash says:

    I complete my degree in 2018, can i apply for tancet in 2019.

  30. karthiga says:

    im studying final yr cse can i attend tancet 2019 exam

  31. Shreekaviya says:

    i need a previous year question paper & wat is the pass mark

  32. Gayathri says:

    I need MCA syllabus to prepare for TENCET 2019

  33. Anupriya says:

    I need syllabus for M.E to prepare for Tencent 2019

  34. Sanjay says:

    What is the pass mark ???

  35. Kesav says:

    What is the pass mark ?

  36. nisha says:

    All are saying that TANCET for engineering colleges will not be conducted from the 2019 batch and the following batches should take GATE to choose any course and college.Is it true???

  37. Mahi says:

    By TANCET can we apply for MSc course also?

  38. Nila says:

    Whether passed out student of 2018 batch is eligible to attend tancet 2019?

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