TANATA 2020 Application Form, Eligibility and How to Apply?

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    TANATA 2020 Application Forms will be available online tentatively from July 24, 2020. TANATA (Tamil Nadu Aptitude Test in Architecture) is conducted every year by Anna University, Chennai through which deserving candidates get admission into undergraduate Architecture programs. Candidates who are interested in pursuing B.Arch degree from the government and private colleges of Tamil Nadu must apply for the examination.

    • Application Form will be available online at the official website of Anna University i.e. www.annauniv.edu
    • Only candidates who are eligible can apply for the entrance examination.
    • The application form will be available online tentatively from July 24, 2020.
    • The last date for submitting form for TANATA 2020 exam is July 31, 2020.
    • Candidates must register themselves first by visiting the official site and will be given user ID and Password post- registration.
    • Candidates can fill online form by logging in with their user ID and password.
    • Applicants need to enter their personal details, contact details and academic qualifications in the application form.
    • While filling TANATA 2020 Application Form, candidates can enter the exam center of their choice.
    • TANATA 2020 Application Fee can be paid online through credit card/debit card/net banking.
    • The application fee is INR 2000 for general category candidates and INR 1000 for candidates under SC/SCA/ST categories.
    • Candidates are advised to take a printout of the duly filled in application form for future reference.

    TANATA 2020 Application Form Highlights

    Candidates interested in applying for TANATA must check the following table to get an idea about TANATA 2020 Application Form:

    Exam NameTANATA
    Conducting AuthorityAnna University, Chennai
    Official Websitewww.annauniv.edu
    Registration ModeOnline
    Availability of application formJuly 24, 2020 (tentative)
    Last date to submit application formJuly 31, 2020
    Application form correctionNo facility of form correction available
    Exam DateAugust 12, 2020 (tentative)

    TANATA 2020 Application Dates

    Candidates who want to appear for TANATA 2020 must know all the important exam dates so that they can apply for the examination on time. The tentative  application dates of the entrance examination are listed in the table below:

    Important EventsDates (Tentative)
    Availability of online application formJuly 24, 2020
    Last date to fill the application formJuly 31, 2020
    Availability of admit cardAugust 7, 2020
    Date of examinationAugust 12, 2020

    TANATA 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    Before filling TANATA 2020 application form, candidates should first check the eligibility criteria of the entrance examination. If candidates will not fulfill the eligibility criteria, then they will not be eligible for the next step i.e. TANATA Application form filling. The eligibility criteria of TANATA 2020 are as follows:

    • Candidates must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in their 10+2 or equivalent examination with Mathematics as the compulsory subject; or
    • Candidates should have completed their 10+3 diploma in any stream with a minimum of 50% marks in Mathematics; or
    •  Should have passed International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum of 50% marks with Mathematics. Also, they must have completed ten years of schooling.

    Also Check TANATA 2020 Exam Pattern

    How to fill TANATA 2020 Application Form?

    TANATA 2020 Application Form can be filled and submitted only in the online mode. Offline application forms are not available. Candidates can visit the official website of the Anna University and apply for the entrance examination from July 24, 2020 to July 31, 2020 (tentatively). Candidates must keep in mind that the university won’t accept any application forms after the last date.

    Candidates need to follow a few steps for successfully applying for TANATA 2020. The step by step procedure of TANATA 2020 Application Form filling and submission is listed below:

    Step 1: Online Registration

    • Visit the official website of Anna University i.e. www.annauniv.edu
    • Click on the link “TANATA 2020”.
    • Click on the button “TANATA Online Application”.
    • Candidates have to now register themselves.
    • Click on the “register” button.
    • Enter the name, gender, date of birth, email id and password. You need to confirm your password. Ensure that you are entering a valid and active email id as your login details will be sent there.
    • Click on the “submit” button.
    • Check your email for login details.

    Step 2: Filling the application form

    • After successful registration, candidates can fill TANATA 2020 Application Form.
    • Log in using your user id and password.
    • Click on the button below “TANATA Online Application”.
    • Enter the required details carefully on the application form such as your personal details, contact details and academic qualification details.
    • Enter the exam center of your choice.
    • Click on the “save and continue” button.

    Step 3: Upload images

    • Upload your recent passport size photograph.
    • Ensure that the photograph is in jpg or jpeg format.
    • Upload important documents such as mark sheet of the qualifying examination, category certificate (if applicable), etc.

    Step 4: Payment of application fee

    The application fee of TANATA 2020 is listed in the table below:

    CategoryApplication Fee
    General candidatesINR 2000
    SC/SCA/ST candidatesINR 1000 INR
    • The application fee is different for different categories.
    • Candidates can pay the payment in the online mode, through debit card/credit card/net banking.
    • The application fee is non-refundable.

    Step 5: Submission of the application form

    • After payment of the application fee, click on the “submit” button.
    • Candidates are advised to verify if all the details mentioned in the application form.
    • Candidates must take a printout of the duly filled in TANATA 2020 Application Form for future use. Alternatively, they can also note down the application number that will be displayed after submission of the application form.

    Also Check TANATA 2020 Syllabus 

    Details in TANATA 2020 Application Form

    Candidates must carefully fill all the details on their TANATA 2020 Application Form. The details are as follows:

    • Personal Details
    1. Name of candidate
    2. Gender
    3. Date of birth
    4. Category
    5. Correspondence address
    6. Phone Number
    7. Email id
    • Academic Details
    1. Details of 10 examination: Stream, percentage, board, year of pass out.
    2. Details of HSC or equivalent examination: Stream, percentage, board, year of pass out.
    • Exam Center

    In this section, candidates can enter the exam center of their choice from the drop-down menu.

    • Important Documents Required

    Candidates need to enter some important documents while filling TANATA 2020 application form. They are as follows:

    1. Scanned passport size photograph
    2. Scanned signature
    3. Mark sheet of 10 examination
    4. Mark sheet of 10+2 or 10+ 3 diploma examination
    5. Migration certification/Transfer certificate
    6. Category certificate (if applicable)
    7. Permanent residence certificate

    TANATA 2020 Application Form Correction

    Candidates can make changes and corrections in their TANATA 2020 Application Form till the time they have not submitted the application form. Once they have made the payment of the application fee and submitted the application form, no corrections can be made. Therefore, before submitting the application form, candidates should check if all the details that they have furnished on the application form are accurate.

    Check TANATA 2020 Participating Colleges

    TANATA 2020 Application Form FAQs

    Question: From where can I get TANATA 2020 Application Form?

    Answer: Candidates can find TANATA 2020 Application Form on the official website of the Anna University.

    Question: How will I pay the application fee?

    Answer: You can pay the application fee online through net banking/debit card/credit card.

    Question: How can I correct the mistake in my application form.

    Answer: Sorry. If you have submitted the application form, you cannot make any changes to it.

    Question: Will I have to submit the application form by post after submitting it online?

    Answer: No.

    Question: I belong to ST category. Can I apply?

    Answer: Yes, you can apply. The application fee is 1000 INR for ST candidates.

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




    i have studied in Karnataka, can i take TANATA

    26 Jun, 2018 13:02
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Sir, Yes You can take TANATA i.e. TANATA is a state entrance test which can be only attend by the candidates who are belongs from the Tamil Nadu state.

    26 Jun, 2018 16:59
    Peter Prashad


    06 May, 2018 10:21
    Garima Bansal

    Hi Peter, TANATA is a state entrance test which can be only attend by the candidates who are belongs from the Tamil Nadu state

    01 Jun, 2018 18:23

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