TANCET 2021 Exam Pattern, Marking Scheme – Get Complete Pattern

TANCET Exam Pattern 2021TANCET 2021 Exam Pattern is comprised of type of questions, marking scheme, numbers of questions, duration of exam, etc. Anna University, Chennai is the exam conducting body of Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET). It is a state level entrance exam which is managed on behalf of the Government of Tamil Nadu. It offers admission into M.Tech/M.E./ M.Plan/ M.Arch/ MBA/ MCA/ and lateral entry of MCA programme. Candidates can get admission in the university and various governments and government aided institutions. In this article, candidates can check complete details of about TANCET 2021 exam pattern.

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TANCET Exam Pattern 2021

Anna University has published the exam pattern in the brochure on the website. Candidates can check the exam pattern online. To get admission in the engineering institutions of Tamil Nadu state, candidates have to qualify the entrance exam organized by the university. With the help of TANCET 2021 exam pattern, candidates can know about the topics of exam, marking scheme, duration of exam, etc.

TANCET 2021 Hall Ticket will be available from 5th March 2021. The admit card will be available via online mode through the website. Candidates must note that the hall ticket must be produced at the time of exam and also at the time of admission process.

TANCET 2021 Exam Pattern

In this section of the article, candidates can check the details of exam pattern.

  • Mode of Exam: The written test will be conducted through offline mode (pen paper based).
  • Date of Exam: The exam will be conducted on 20th & 21st March 2021.
  • Duration of Exam: 2 hours will be given for writing the exam.
  • Language: The question paper will be asked in English language only.
  • No. of Questions: 100 questions will be asked in the exam.
  • Type of Questions: The questions will be of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).
  • Marking Scheme: 1 mark will be allotted for every correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: 1/3 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • Attempts: For ME/M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Plan, PART I & II is compulsory. PART III according to the discipline selected at the time of registration.

Also Check:

TANCET 2021 Syllabus

TANCET 2021 Preparation Tips

Marking Scheme

For MBA/MCA Programmes:

CourseNo. of QuestionsNo. of Alternative AnswersMaximum Marks


CourseNo. of QuestionsNo. of Alternative AnswersMaximum Marks

TANCET Syllabus 2021

The syllabus for all the courses is different. It is prescribed by the university.

  • For MCA: Quantitative ability, Analytical reasoning, Logical reasoning, Computer awareness, Verbal ability and Basic sciences.
  • For MBA: Verbal Ability, Data Interpretation, Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning.
  • For ME/M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Plan:
    • PART I: Engineering Mathematics
    • PART II: Basic Engineering & Sciences
    • PART III: As per the discipline selected (Chosen Subject).

TANCET 2021 Preparation Tips

Here are some preparation tips that candidates can follow in order to perform well in TANCET 2021 exam:

  • Students can practice various mock tests as per their course opted.
  • Students can solve previous year question papers and sample papers.
  • Prepare from the best study materials recommended.
  • Try to make a proper time table and follow it in disciplined manner.
  • Go through the syllabus and exam pattern.
  • Take care you your health and eat healthy food.
  • Start your preparation for the exam early and make short notes of the important topics.

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  1. prithiga says:

    is there a negative marking for unattended questions in tancet

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