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Anna University MBA Admissions 2018

Updated On - June 14th 2017

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 for admission to MBA Program offered at the The Department of Management Studies (DOMS). Application forms are available on the official website of the university while you can also obtain the from various coordinating centres of the university, mentioned in this article.

The selection of candidates to the MBA Program is made on the basis of one’s performance in the TANCET exam conducted by the university. While the university also accepts scores of national level management aptitude tests. Read the complete selection process for MBA Admission at Anna University for detailed info. 

One must be graduate in any discipline in order to apply for the program. Candidates with teaching/corporate/industrial experience may apply, as well. You may refer to complete eligiblity criteria for MBA Program at Anna University, for more.

The Department of Management Science (DOMS), Anna University offers MBA in two modes: Regular & Part-time. Classes for the regular program are held on working days from 8:30am to 4:30pm. Classes for the part time program are held from 6:15pm to 9:15pm on working days and from 8:30am to 8:30pm on Saturdays and holidays.

Last Date for Application for TANCET 2018 - May 21, 2018

Exam Date for TANCET 2018- June 11, 2018

  • Mode of Application

    Online & Offline Both


    01st Apr, 2019 - 30th Apr, 2019

Important Dates

Commencement of Registration in Person / Internet 02nd May, 2019
Last Date for Registration through Internet 21st May, 2019
TANCET Exam 11th Jun, 2019

Eligibility Criteria


  • Candidates must have passed in a recognised Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3years duration and obtained at least 50 % (45 % in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) at the qualifying examination.
  • Candidates must have passed 10+2+3/4years pattern or 10+3 years Diploma +3years pattern or B.E. / B. Tech. / B.Arch. / B. Pharm.
  • AMIE with 2-years regular full time Teaching experience / Industrial experience in the relevant field after passing all the subjects.
  • You must have appeared for TANCET exam for M.B.A. conducted by Anna University.

Application Process


Applicants may choose to apply online or can even apply offline, both the methods have been explained below:

Online Method:

  • Open official website of Anna University i.e. 
  • Click on TANCET 2018 and Online application form.
  • You will get a unique registration number and password.
  • Fill in the required details in the form.
  • Upload a photograph and take the printout of the Application Form after submission
  • Send the hard copy along with the required documents and the Demand Draft.

Offline Method

  • You can obtain the Application form from the specified Co-ordinating Centres**, by submitting a copy of the required documents.
  • The TANCET 2018 Application Fees must be paid in cash or Demand Draft.
  • Candidates will be issued the TANCET hall ticket if their Registration is successful and their TANCET application is in order.

Demand Draft of Rs.500/- (Rs.250/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates) should be in favour of ‘The Secretary, TANCET, Anna University,’ payable at Chennai, obtained from any Nationalised bank.

Required Documents

Attested copies of certificates pertaining to age, educational qualifications and community certificates.

Selection Process


  • The selection of candidate for admission to MBA program at Anna University will be based on candidate’s performance in TANCET examination and counselling following the rules of reservation of Government of Tamil Nadu.
  • If two or more candidates receive same marks in the qualifying examination, preference will be given to those candidates who has passed the all the subjects up to pre final /Semester/ Year and have higher average percentage of marks up to pre final/Semester/Year of the qualifying exam.

TANCET Exam Pattern

  • The question paper will have three parts with Part 1 & 2 being compulsory and Part 3 as per the discipline chosen by the candidates while filling the TANCET Application Form.
  • The questions will be set at undergraduate level.
  • Part 1 & 2 will have 30 questions with 1 mark for each correct answer
  • Part 3: Candidates must answer 40 Questions in the chosen field with 1 mark for each correct answer
  • Negative marking of 1/3 for every wrong answer.

Coordinating Centres

1. Chennai Examination Centre, Anna University, Chennai

2. Chidambaram Annamalai University

3. Coimbatore Government College of Technology

4. Dindigul University College of Engineering, Dindigul

5. Erode Institute of Road and Transport Technology

6. Karaikudi Alagappa College of Engineering & Technology

7. Madurai Anna University Regional Centre - Madurai

8. Nagercoil University College of Engineering, Nagercoil

9. Salem Government College of Engineering

10. Thanjavur Kunthavai Naacchiyaar Govt. Arts College for Women

11. Tirunelveli Government College of Engineering

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College




For doing Part-time MBA in Anna University,I have to write TANCET or DEET.

27 Aug, 2018 19:51
Akansha Expert

Hi Subashini, The selection of candidate for admission to MBA program at Anna University will be based on candidate’s performance in TANCET examination and counselling following the rules of reservation of Government of Tamil Nadu.

28 Aug, 2018 11:45
Manohar H G

My I know about wn start admission for MBA 2018 and how to get application form in online. I completed my UG BBA degree under Periyar University Salem even I also completed my TANCET Exam

18 Jul, 2018 14:06
Akansha Expert

Hi Manohar, You will get the details for Admission online Procedure through the official website or it may you help in many ways.

18 Jul, 2018 16:56
Nakul krishnan

I'm appeared tancet and get 46 out of 100 .how can I appeared counciling and get an admission for MBA

13 Jun, 2018 12:39
Ritika Sharma

Hi Nakul, the admissions are closed for this session you can apply next year.

21 Aug, 2018 12:23

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