Mode of Application
Online & Offline Both
START DATE - END DATE
04th Jan, 2019 - 10th Feb, 2019
Anna University, Chennai is a UGC recognized technical university in the state of Tamil Nadu. It offers 31 undergraduate courses, 64 post-graduate courses and 3 research courses. The university invites application forms from eligible candidates for admission to MBA and MCA programs offered by university’s Centre for distance education (CDE).
The basic minimum eligibility for admission to both the courses is graduate. For MBA program, one should just be a graduate from a recognized university irrespective of the discipline whereas for MCA program, one should be a graduate in the related or allied field.
The application form is common for both the courses, candidates may choose to apply online or can even apply offline. The offline application form and the prospectus can be obtained from the CDE.
The university conducts DISTANCE EDUCATION ENTRANCE TEST (DEET) for admissions to MBA and MCA programmes. You can find more info on DEET in the selection process for anna university distance education admissions in this article.
Duration of the MBA and MCA programmes are 2 years (4 semesters) and 3 years (6 semesters) respectively.
Last date for submission of completed application form is February 10, 2018 (tentative) and the exam will be held on February 21, 2018 (tentative) from 10 AM to 12 PM.
Online & Offline Both
04th Jan, 2019 - 10th Feb, 2019
|Last date for submission of completed application||10th Feb, 2019|
|Date of entrance test||21st Feb, 2019|
|Tentative date of counselling for admission||25th Mar, 2019|
Eligibility of AMIE Candidates: Candidates with AMIE or similar qualification awarded by Professional Institutes approved by MHRD are also eligible for admission to MBA/MCA Degree Program, if they have two years of experience after obtaining AMIE or similar Degree. A pass in Entrance Test (DEET) conducted by the CDE, Anna University, Chennai-25 is mandatory.
Eligibility of TANCET Candidates: Candidates who have written the TANCET are also eligible for admission to distance mode; TANCET score is valid for one year from the date of Exam otherwise candidate have to appear for DEET for admissionMCA
Eligibility of AMIE Candidates: Candidates with AMIE or similar qualification awarded by Professional Institutes approved by MHRD are also eligible for admission to MBA/MCA Degree Program, if they have two years of experience after obtaining AMIE or similar Degree. A pass in Entrance Test (DEET) conducted by the CDE, Anna University is mandatory.
Eligibility of TANCET Candidates: Candidates who have written the TANCET is also eligible for admission to distance mode; TANCET score is valid for one year from the date of Exam otherwise candidate have to appear for DEET for admission
The application form and prospectus can be downloaded from the official website of Centre for Distance Education (CDE) www.annauniv.edu/cde
Printed Application Form can be obtained in person from the Centre for Distance Education, Anna University, Chennai -600025
The cost of application form is Rs.650/- payable in the form of Demand Draft drawn in favour of the “The Director, Centre for Distance Education, Anna University, Chennai-600025” payable at Chennai
Application form can also be obtained in person from the following Study Centres located outside Chennai on payment of Rs.650/- in cash
Application form can also be downloaded from the website of the Centre. In such cases the candidates should enclose a Demand Draft of Rs.650/- along with the completed application.
Anna University conducts DISTANCE EDUCATION ENTRANCE TEST (DEET) for admissions to MBA and MCA programmes.
Distance Education Entrance Test (DEET) is conducted twice in a year, i.e. Academic Year (AY) Batch and Calendar Year (CY) Batch. DEET scores are valid for one year only.
Separate Entrance Tests will be conducted for admission to MBA and MCA Degree Programmes.
Candidates who are provisionally eligible for admission will be informed through counselling call letter which is based on their rank obtained in the DEET/TANCET.
Candidates or their authorized representative should attend the counselling with all original certificates with Demand Draft towards 1st semester fee.
Selection is based on the marks in the Entrance Test (DEET score) / TANCET score card. Based on the rank Study Centre/Specialization will be provisionally allotted through counselling as per their choice.
DEET Syllabus – MBA
Distance Entrance Exam Test (DEET) has different parameters for MBA and MCA entrances, which are structured in a way which helps in efficient screening of the candidates. The syllabus of the exam is discussed below:
The question paper would be designed to test the capability of the candidates in the following areas:
DEET Syllabus - MCA
Candidates admitted to MBA/MCA/M.Sc. Programmes of Distance Education are not eligible for any scholarship or fee concession from Anna University.
Differently abled persons are exempted from payment of tuition fee for which they have to produce a certificate from the Chairman, District Medical Board in the prescribed form which can either be obtained from the office of the CDE or downloaded from the Centre’s website.
Note: The application procedure is common for both MBA and MCA.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College