TANCET (Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test)

TANCET 2018 Exam is charged by Anna University for the admission to M.Tech & M.E in the many colleges in Tamil Nadu. The Application form of TANCET 2018 now is available from May, 2018. It may be noticed that GATE certified aspirants are free from entrance exam (TANCET) 2018. Aspirants can analyze the full information of the TANCET 2018.


Exam Name: Tamil Nadu Common Test

Generally Called as: TANCET

Organizing Institute: Anna University

About TANCET 2018

Anna University offered Admissions to the M.Tech Programmes at University Departments/ university Colleges of Anna University, Govt. and Government Aided Engineering Colleges and Arts & Science Colleges in Tamil Nadu State will be by the TANCET Exam charges by Anna University.

TANCET Important Dates

The important Dates of TANCET 2018 provide on this page. Applicants must list out all important dates for the TANCET 2018 exam. Aspirants can use the Important Dates of TANCET 2018 to check of the notification for the TANCET 2016 exam.

Event Dates
Opening Date of Registration & and Filling Application Form May, 2018
Closing Date of Application Form May, 2018
Download TANCET 2018 Admit Card June, 2018
Exam Date of TANCET June, 2018
TANCET Exam Result Declaration Last June, 2018
TANCET Score Card Download July, 2018
Counselling through TANCA 2018 July, 2018

TANCET Eligibility Criteria

The TANCET Eligibility Criteria has been notifying under for the M.Tech/ M.E aspirants of Tamil Nadu. Aspirants must check the TANCET eligibility criteria before filling the application form of TANCET Exam.

The General instructions for the TANCET 2018 Eligibility Criteria follows

Eligibility Criteria Certified Degree for TANCET 2018

Aspirants must have passed a reputed Bachelor’s degree or comparable in the relevant area. They must have attained minimum 50% (45% for the reserved category aspirants) in the certifying degree examination.


Applicants with Section ‘A’ & ‘B’ certificates (AMIE) and other similar documents of professional bodies or societies perceived by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India are investigated to be equivalent to B.E / B.Tech. Such Students must have enrolled before 31 May 2014.


Degree holders experience with 2 years continuous full time Teaching / Industrial in the relevant area after successful completion of the course including project work.

B.E / B.Tech / B.Arch. Degree Programme
B. Pharm. / B.Sc (Agri. / Forestry / Horticulture / Fishery) degree Programme
Master’s Degree in the relevant streams of Arts / Science, which are given.
M.Sc. (5 Years) Integrated Degree Programme
B.Sc. 3 Years (Computer Science / Information Technology) and M.Sc. 2 Years ( Computer Science / Information Technology)
MCA (3 Years) after 10+2+3 years bachelor’s degree
MCA Lateral Entry (2 years) after 10+2+3 years degree in BCA or B.Sc. (Computer Science / Information Technology)
10+3 Years diploma (awarded by the state Board of technical Education) + AMIE.

TANCET 2018 Application Process 

Application Fee:

The application fee of TANCET is Rs 500 for unreserved aspirants and Rs 250 for SC/ ST/ SCA candidates via online mode.

The Application Process of TANCET 2018 is available from May, 2017. The Application form of TANCET is online. Before filling the application form Aspirants must register first. Students must analyze information about TANCET Application Form 2018 from under on this page before filling the online application form.

  • Firstly, Aspirants Must Register their individual details & conform the registration via mail id.
  • After that students can access to fill the TANCET Application Form 2017 by User Login id.
  • Aspirants must fill their individual details, academic qualification & exam centers also.
  • Now upload a passport size photograph in a jpeg format & pay the online examination fee.
  • After submission the application form, Aspirants must take a print out of this form for future use. They must also note the generated unique no.
  • Send the application form to Anna University.

Office of the Controller of Examinations

Anna University

Sardar Patel Raod, Old Highways Building,

Guindy, Chennai- 600 025

TANCET Exam Pattern 2018

The Exam Pattern of the TANCET is provide in full information under to allow M.Tech candidates of Tamil Nadu to charge for their adapting in the admission test. Now Aspirants can download the Exam Pattern & Syllabus of TANCET 2018 with full notification.

  • All Questions will be multiple choices (Objective Types) & the question paper will be in English.
  • The Test will be offline based. TANCET will be charges in 23 streams for M.Tech / M.E admissions.
  • Phase 1 and 2 are mandatory for all aspirants and phase 2nd will be based on the subject for the choice paper by the student.
Section Total Questions Marks for Each Que. Total Marks Negative marking Other Information
Section 1 (Engineering Mathematics) mandatory Section 20 1 20 1/3 Multiple choice will be considered as a wrong answer across all Phases
Section 2nd  (Basic Engineering & Sciences) Mandatory Phase 35 1 20 1/3 All right answer up to 20 questions will be considered for the calculation while the wrong answers will be used for calculation of negative marks.
Section 3rd As per the Paper selection by the aspirants from the provide list given under 60/65 1 60 1/3 All correct answers up to 60 questions will be considered for the calculation while the wrong answers will be used for calculation of negative marks.
Total Marks 100 —-

TANCET Exam Center 2018

The exam Center of TANCET given, Candidates can analyze their TANCET Exam Center 2018 while they are filling in the Application Form.

  1. Chennai
  2. Coimbatore
  3. Chidambaram
  4. Dindigul
  5. Erode
  6. Karaikudi
  7. Madurai
  8. Nagercoil
  9. Salem
  10. Thanjavur
  11. Tirunelveli
  12. Vellore
  13. Villupuram
  14. Virudhunagar

TANCET Admit Card/ Hall Tickets 2018

The Admit Card / Hall Tickets of TANCET are now accessible for download from June, 2018 declared by Anna University, Chennai. Candidates must check the admit card through the official website & download the TANCET Hall Ticket 2018. Analyze the following steps to how can aspirants can access their admit card.

  • The Admit card of TANCET will be Accessible for download from June, 2018.
  • Aspirants must have to log and Download Hall Ticket / Admit Card 2018.
  • If Admit card is lost or misplaced then aspirants can get a local one on pay of Rs 100 through a DD in favour of Anna University with complete details.

TANCET Result 2018

Anna University has declared the TANCET Result 2018 from last week of June month. All Aspirants who appeared in the TANCET 2018 Entrance Exam can download their Exam Marks. Aspirants can also download their Marksheet as Anna University has announced the availability of the same.

  1. Aspirants must login the official site of Anna University & enter email and password.
  2. Aspirants can analyze their marks as Rank Wise. Enter mandatory data and submit it.
  3. Now download and take a print out of Mark Sheet.

TANCET 2018 Counselling

Anna University charges the Tamil Nadu Common Admission Test (TANCA) 2018 for M.Tech Programmes in the state. Aspirants who have certified in GATE 2018 or TANCET 2018 can apply for the counseling and admissions. Now Applicants can check the full information of the NATCA 2018 provide on this page.

  • The Counselling and admission will be organized through an individual process TANCA 2017.
  • Aspirants who have certified in GATE 2018 or TANCET 2018 will be required to apply independently for TANCA 2017.
  • TANCET Seat allotment will be on the basis of the exam result of the applicants and the options entered by aspirants.

Anna University Contact Info:-

Office of the Controller of Examinations

         Anna University

Sardar Patel Road, Old Highways Building,

Guiney, Chennai- 600 025

Contact Info: 044 22357264 / 65

Fax: 044- 22301134, 22350291

Website: www.annauniv.edu