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Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA)

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA)

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  1. TNEA 2017 Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria
  2. Important Dates
  3. Eligibility Criteria
  4. Courses
  5. Reservation Criteria
  6. How to Apply
  7. Application Fee
  8. Exam Cities
  9. Paper Pattern
  10. Contact Details

TNEA 2017 Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria

The Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) exam conduct by the Anna University for the admission in various constituents and associated colleges of Tamil Nadu. The candidates who fulfill all the eligibility conditions are able to pursue full-time undergraduate engineering courses from the associated colleges of Tamil Nadu. The admissions will be done only through the TNEA counselling conducted after the publication of the merit list. Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA) is the process through which more than 1.5 lakh engineering aspirants get themselves enrolled into engineering colleges of Tamil Nadu through single window counselling.

Important Dates

Event

Date

Issue of notification date

15th April 2017

Application form starting date

15th April 2017

Last date for registration/filling of Application Form

31st May 2017

Last date for receipt of filled in online Application Form

4th June 2017

Rank Publication

22nd June 2017

Counselling

24th June 2017

Eligibility Criteria

- Candidates satisfying the eligibility conditions given below as on the last date of submission of application are eligible to apply. Passing the qualifying examination after the last date of submission of application shall not be considered.

- Tamil Nadu candidates who have passed VIII to XII Std. in Tamil Nadu are eligible to apply. They need not enclose Nativity Certificate.

- Tamil Nadu native candidates who have passed any of the VIII to XII Std. or their equivalent examination from schools situated outside Tamil Nadu can also apply. They should enclose a copy of Nativity Certificate only in electronic form/digitally signed e-Certificate.

- Children of Central Government Employees may also apply for admission, irrespective of their native, provided their parents or guardians have been serving in Tamil Nadu continuously for the past FIVE YEARS at the time of submission of application.

- Sons and daughters of All India service Tamil Nadu cadre officers are eligible to apply.

- Other State candidates who have studied VIII, IX, X, XI and XII Std. in Tamil Nadu are eligible to apply. They need not enclose “Nativity Certificate”.

- Srilankan Tamil Refugee studied in Tamil Nadu will be considered under open competition. They have to enclose the following:
(i) Identification certificate from the Head Quarters Tahsildar.
(ii) Those who have not registered in the refugee camp should submit a copy of passport, visa and letter registered with Police Station.

A pass in the HSC (Academic) or its equivalent with a minimum average percentage in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together as given below.


Sl.No. Community A Pass with Minimum average marks in
Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together
1 General Category 50.00 %
2 Backward Class including Backward Class Muslim 45.00 %
3 MBC & DNC 40.00 %
4 SC/SCA/ST 40.00 %

OR
A pass in any one of the HSC (Vocational Subject) as given below with any one of the Engineering related subjects namely Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry with a minimum average percentage put together as given below.


Sl.No. Community A Pass with Minimum average marks in Related Subjects,
Vocational Theory and Practicals put together
1 General Category 50.00 %
2 Backward Class including Backward Class Muslim 45.00 %
3 MBC & DNC 40.00 %
4 SC/SCA/ST 40.00 %

Other Requirements:
(i) Maximum age limit 25 years.
(ii) Minimum Height 157 cm.
(iii) Minimum Weight 48 kg.
(iv) Normal Colour vision

- Before selecting the course the candidate shall ensure that they are medically fit for the course.

- The candidates will be admitted only on production of physical fitness certificate obtained from the Medical Officer authorised by the Director General of Shipping, failing which they will lose the admission.

Courses

- B. E. / B. Tech. 4 Academic years comprising of 8 semesters
- B. E. (Sandwich) 5 Academic years comprising of 10 semesters

Reservation Criteria

- Since the special reservation applications are processed by separate committees, candidates are instructed to enclose separate special reservation form along with the main online application. They should also enclose a DD for Rs. 100/- for each special reservation along with appropriate certificates. If appropriate certificates or supporting documents for special reservation claim are not enclosed with the Special reservation form, their claim under such categories will not be considered.

Candidates seeking admission against special reservation of seats under Item No. 22, Code No. 1 for Eminent Sports Person should submit the main online application, the special reservation form for Sports and a Demand draft for Rs.100/- and copies of the relevant certificates in person to the Secretary TNEA as per Annexure II which also contains the selection procedure. Such applications received by Post / Courier will be rejected under Sports Quota.

Only Tamilnadu Native candidates are eligible for Special reservation.

How to Apply

The candidates shall register applications only through internet by logging on to https://www.annauniv.edu The procedure for Registration is available in the web portal.

- Candidates have to submit the online application either in person or by post along with photocopies of Mark Sheet(s), Proof of Age and copies of all other relevant certificates to the Secretary, TNEA, Anna University, Chennai – 600 025 within 10 days from the publication of HSC results.
The candidates can pay the registration fee either through online payment mode or by a demand draft.

- Demand Drafts should be drawn in favour of “The Secretary (TNEA), Anna University” payable at Chennai.

- Online application with concessional fee submitted by the candidates other than SC/SCA/ST will be summarily rejecte

- Payment By Any Other Mode Will Not Be Accepted.

Application Fee

- Application fee for General category candidates have to pay Rs. 500 (Rs.250 for SC/ST/SCA) through net banking/Debit card/credit card or through Demand Draft drawn in favour of "The Secretary, Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions, Anna University".

- For offline mode, the application fee is Rs. 700/- for general category candidates and Rs. 450/- for OBC/SC/ST

- Candidates who will submit their application form in person can pay fee through Demand Draft.

Exam Cities


01 Ariyalur 02 Chennai 03 Coimbatore 04 Cuddalore 05 Dharmapuri
06 Dindigul 07 Erode 08 Kancheepuram 09 Kanniyakumari 10 Karur
11 Krishnagiri 12 Madurai 13 Nagapattinam 14 Namakkal 15 Perambalur
16 Pudukottai 17 Ramanathapuram 18 Salem 19 Sivagangai 20 Thanjavur
21 Theni 22 The Nilgiris 23 Thirunelveli 24 Thiruvallur 25 Thiruvannamalai
26 Thiruvarur 27 Thoothukudi 28 Tiruchirapalli 29 Tiruppur 30 Vellore
31 Villupuram 32 Virudhunagar

Paper Pattern

  • All questions will be objective type only.
  • Questions will be asked from Physics, Math and Chemistry at Intermediate level.
  • Exam duration will be for two and half hours.
  • Questions will be in English language only.
  • Total number of questions will be 150 and there will no negative mark for wrong answer.

Contact Details

The Secretary,
Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions,
Anna University,
Chennai - 600 025
Phone: 044 - 22358265, 22358266, 22358267

Website: https://www.annauniv.edu/

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