TANCET Application Form 2020, Registration Dates, Fees and Process

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    Anna University released the TANCET 2020 Application Form on January 7, 2020. The registration was open till February 4, 2020. Candidates possessing a bachelor’s degree were eligible to register online at annauniv.org. Check TANCET 2020 Exam Dates

    Applicants who belong to the general category had to pay INR 600 for the application form while those who belong to the reserved category have to pay INR 300. For each additional course, an extra INR 600 (INR 300 for reserved category) has to be paid. Candidates who have previously given GATE in the engineering/technology discipline are exempted from having to appear in TANCET 2020. The state-level entrance exam is taking place in 15 cities in Tamil Nadu

    Read on to know more about TANCET 2020 Application Form Fee, Eligibility, Dates and Procedure.

    TANCET 2020 Application Highlights 

    Particulars Details
    Availability of TANCET Online Form 2020January 7 – February 4, 2020 
    Conducting BodyAnna University, Chennai
    TANCET Official Websiteannauniv.edu
    Minimum EligibilityBachelor’s Degree
    Mode of ApplicationOnline
    Documents to be uploadedPassport size photo (20- 30 kb)
    TANCET Application Fee 2020General Category: INR 600 
    Reserved Category: INR 300
    TANCET Help Desk+91 -44-22358314.

    TANCET Application Form Dates 2020

    Candidates can check all the important dates related to TANCET Registration 2020 from the table provided below-

    TANCET 2020 Application Form January 7, 2020
    TANCET 2020 Application Last DateFebruary 4, 2020 
    Release of TANCET Admit CardFebruary 13, 2020
    Date of TANCET Exam 2020

    February 29, 2020 (MCA & MBA) and March 1, 2020 (MBA/ MCA/ M.E./M.Tech. /M.Arch. / M.Plan)

    TANCET 2020 Registration

    TANCET 2020 Online Registration

    The first step to apply for TANCET 2020 is registration. Candidates must fill-in their basic personal and academic information to complete the online registration part. Through TANCET Registration, a unique user ID and password will be sent via SMS. These credentials are vital for successfully completing the form filling procedure.

    Pre-requisites for TANCET Registration 

    • Valid email address
    • Valid mobile phone number
    • Passport Size Photograph
    • Class 10th, 12th, and Graduation marksheet
    • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
    • Name of the candidate as on official documents
    • Date of Birth as on official documents
    • Details of Credit/Debit card for processing fee payment

    Steps for TANCET Registration

    Step 1: Visit the official website of TANCET.

    TANCET Website

    Step 2: On the left side of the window, you will find a “TANCET 2020” link. Click on it. TANCET 2020 Registration is depicted in the picture below, for clear understanding.

    Step 3: Click on “New User Registration” link.

    Step 4: Enter your Name, Mobile Number, Email Address and Password.

    TANCET Registration

    Step 5: Enter the captcha code correctly. Captcha is a security feature to ensure that the form is filled by a human and not a computer program. If the captcha code is not clear, click on “Get a New Image” link.

    Step 6: Now, click “I Agree” button in the declaration box. It is compulsory as, without the declaration, the form will not be submitted.

    Step 7: Click on “Submit” button at the end of the form.

    How to Fill TANCET Application Form?

    How to Fill TANCET Application Form 2020?

    After successful TANCET Registration, move on to fill online form. Read the information bulletin carefully and fill in form accordingly in order to avoid rejection. For filling TANCET 2020 Application Form, you will have to first login to the official website. The steps to log in are described below:

    TANCET Application Form

    Step 1: Fill the Application Form

    1. Candidates should first log in to fill TANCET 2020 application form.
    2. Carefully fill all the details such as personal details and academic details.
    3. Select the exam center and course for which you want to apply.
    4. Upload your recent passport size photograph in JPEG/JPG format. Check TANCET 2020 Photo Size, Format and Other Details

    Step 2: Pay the Application Fee

    • After filling the application form, candidates have to pay the application fee through debit card/credit card or net banking.
    • The application fee of TANCET is 600 INR for general candidates and 300 INR for candidates under reserved categories.
    • If a candidate wishes to appear for more than one program, he/she has to deposit 600 INR (300 INR for candidates under reserved categories) for every additional program.

    Step 3: Submit the Application Form

    • Verify all the details filled by them before submitting the application form.
    • Note down the application number that will be generated after successful submission of TANCET 2020 Application Form.
    • Candidates are advised to take a print out of the application form for future use.

    If candidates follow all these steps, they will be able to successfully fill and submit TANCET 2020 Application Form. 

    Details in TANCET 2020 Application Form

    Candidates need to carefully fill all the details that are asked in application form. There are various fields in the form as mentioned below:

    • Personal Details:  Fill in all personal details
    • Academic Details: Candidates need to fill all the courses studied, the amount of marks obtained, aggregate marks in percentage, the name of board/university and the year of passing out.
    • Course Details: Candidates have to fill in course details, specialization, and the exam(s) that they wish to appear in. 
    • Select Exam Center and Course: Candidates have to select the exam center and the course for which they want to apply. They can select the course from the drop-down menu.
    • Essential Documents: Candidates need to upload their passport size photograph and fill the details mentioned in the original documents.
    TANCET Application Form

    TANCET 2020 Application Form Correction

    • Candidates should carefully fill all the details in TANCET 2020 Application Form and upload the essential documents.
    • They can correct their details mentioned in the form till the time they have not submitted it and paid the application fee.
    • Once the online form is submitted, correction cannot be made.
    • Therefore, candidates are advised to verify all the details furnished by them in the application form before making the payment and submitting the application form.

    Check TANCET 2020 Exam Pattern

    TANCET Exam Centers

    TANCE 2020 will be held in 15 cities in Tamil Nadu on February 29 and March 1, 2020. Candidates will be allocated their test center on a first come first serve basis. It is mandatory that test takers carry their admit card to the exam center along with a valid ID proof such as a voter ID, driving license, and PAN card. 

    Chennai Karaikudi Tirunelveli 
    Coimbatore Madurai Trichy 
    ChidambaramNagercoil Vellore 
    Dindigul Salem Villupuram 
    Erode Thanjavur Virudhnagar 

    TANCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    TANCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria varies for different courses.  Candidates who are in their final year of graduation are also eligible to appear.

    • M.B.A- Candidates must pass B.Tech/B.Arch/B.E/B.Pharm with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) in the qualifying degree exam. The pattern followed can be 10+2+3 years or 10+3 years diploma+ 3 years pattern.
    • M.C.A- Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years with Mathematics as a subject either in 10+2 or graduation level. Minimum marks acquired in the qualifying exam must be 50% (45% for category candidates).
    • M.C.A Lateral Entry: Candidate must have passed Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years in BCA, B.Sc in Computer Science or Information Technology. Minimum marks obtained must be 50% in the qualifying degree examination (45% for reserved category candidates).
    • M.E/ M.Tech/ M.Arch/ M.Plan: Minimum 50% marks required in the degree examination in the relevant field. Master’s degree in the prescribed field of Science or Arts is required. Candidates having 10+2+ AMIE certification/ 10+3+ AMIE certification can also apply.
    • Although TANCET is a state level examination, students from another state can also apply for TANCET 2020, but the respective authorities will determine their eligibility.
    • Candidates with B.E / B.Tech degrees obtained through distance mode / week end courses are not eligible. 
    • Sponsored candidates are only offered admission in University Departments of Anna University, Chennai i.e. CEG, ACT, SAP and MIT campuses. 
    • Candidates from the other states excluding Tamily Nadu can also apply for the entrance. However, the eligibility will be determined by the respective authorities. 

    NOTE: Candidates with Section ‘A’ & ‘B’ certificates (A.M.I.E.) and other such certificates from professional bodies recognized by MHRD and enrolled before 31.5.2014 are considered to be equivalent to B.E. / B.Tech. Degree holders. An experience certificate is to be produced after completion of 2 years regular full-time experience in the relevant field including project work.

    Check TANCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria 

    Top Colleges for TANCET 2020

    Top Colleges Accepting TANCET 2020

    College City
    PSG Institute of Management Coimbatore 
    Galaxy Institute of Management Chennai 
    Thiagarajar School of Management Thirupparankundram 
    Kumaraguru College of TechnologyCoimbatore 
    St. Joseph College of Engineering Kancheepuram
    Nehru College of Management (NCM)Coimbatore 
    Velammal Enginnering CollegeChennai 
    Sona School of Management Salem
    Kongu Engineering College Erode 
    Bannari Ammam Institute of Technology Sathyamangalam
    MEPCO Schlenk Engineering College Sivakasi 
    Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International School of Textile ManagementCoimbatore 
    Erode Builder Educational Trust’s Group of InstitutionsKangayam 
    Sri Sairam Engineering CollegeChennai 
    Sri Krishna Institute of Management Centre for Excellence in Management Education Coimbatore 
    PSNA College of Engineering and Technology Dindigul 
    Coimbatore Institute of Management and Technology Coimbatore 
    Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women University Coimbatore 
    MOP Vaishnav College for Women Chennai 
    SSN School of Management and Computer Application Kalavakkam 
    KCT Business School  (KCTBS)Coimbatore 
    Francis Xavier Engineering College (FXEC) Tirunelveli 
    Easwari Engineering College (EEC)Chennai 
    JJ College of Engineering and Technology Tiruchirappalli 
    GRG School of Management Coimbatore 
    Vinayaka Mission’s Kirupananda Variyar Engineering College Salem 
    Guruvayurappan Institute of ManagementNavakkarai
    KS Rangasamy College of Technology Tiruchengade 
    RVS College of Engineering and Technology Dindigul 
    KV Institute of Management and Information Studies Coimbatore

    Frequently Asked Questions

    TANCET 2020 Application Form FAQs

    Ques. TANCET Application form 2020 and the process is handled by which university/ Authority?

    Ans. TANCET Application form is released by Anna University, Chennai.

    Ques. When are the dates for the application process of TANCET 2020?

    Ans. Candidates can register themselves from January 7, 2020 until February 4, 2020. 

    Ques. Are there any other experience related certificates to be produced afterward?

    Ans. Candidates are required to produce an experience certificate after completion of 2 years regular full-time experience in the relevant field including project work.

    Ques. What are the official website of Anna University and its helpline number?

    Ans. The official website of Anna University is- www.annauniv.edu/ and the helpline number for any queries is +91 -44-22358314. 

    Ques. In which mode can a candidate fill up his application form for TANCET 2020?

    Ans. Candidates can fill their application form in online mode through the official website of Anna University Chennai.

    Ques. Is there any other mode to apply for TANCET 2020?

    Ans. No, there are no other modes to apply for TANCET other than applying online for the application form.

    Ques. Is there any provision for candidates of other states to apply for TANCET 2020 exam?

    Ans. Candidates belonging to different states can apply but they must fulfill the set eligibility criteria.

    Ques. What is the application fee for TANCET 2020?

    Ans. Candidates who belong to the general category have to pay INR 600 and those of the reserved category have to pay INR 300.

    Ques. How many courses/papers can a candidate opt for in TANCET Application form?

    Ans. Candidates can opt for 23 papers that TANCET offers.

    Ques. If a candidate has a bachelor’s degree through cloud campus or distance learning, is he eligible to apply?

    Ans. NO, a candidate must have a Full Time Bachelors degree to apply. Any other mode of acquiring the degree is not eligible.

    Ques. How can a candidate pay his or her application fee?

    Ans. Candidates can pay their application fee through net banking with the credit or debit cards.

    Ques. What are the eligibility criteria for TANCET 2020?

    Ans. Eligibility for applying to TANCET is that candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in 10+2+3 pattern. There is another course-specific eligibility criteria’s as well which is advised that the candidates should definitely check before applying. Check  TANCET Eligibility

    Ques. Can I apply for more than one program?

    Ans. Yes. For every additional program, you need to pay INR 600 if you belong to general category and INR 300 if you belong to SC/ST categories.

    Ques. What are the documents to be uploaded afterward TANCET Application form 2020?

    Ans. Candidates have to upload their recent passport size photograph (20 kb-30 kb).

    Ques. When is the Hall ticket released for TANCET 2020?

    Ans. Candidates can download their Admit cards from February 13, 2020. 

    Ques. How can a candidate correct his details in the filled application form?

    Ans. Candidates are advised to recheck and review their application forms carefully before submitting and paying the requisite fee. Once a candidate has submitted TANCET application forms, he cannot change any details. 

    Ques. Is it necessary for the candidates to keep a copy of the application form even after the exam gets over?

    Ans. Yes, it is necessary for the candidates to keep a copy of the application form saved with them, as it is required during the counselling and further admission process.

    Ques. Do students need to fill a separate application form for appearing in more than one program?

    Ans. No, students can fill a single application form for applying to more than one program.

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


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    i have registered for TANCET but I don't know how to pay the amount .. it is not showing that option at all.. please guide me

    25 Jan, 2020 00:20
    Sai Akshitha

    I am from Andhra Pradesh, is it possible to apply for this exam?

    12 Jan, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Akshitha, yes, students from any state can apply for this exam provided they satisfy all other eligibility criteria as mentioned here: TANCET Eligibility Criteria

    13 Jan, 2020 11:16
    rajesh porandla

    Please inform the procedure for the TANCET 2019, i scored 43.7 marks how can i proceed further.

    17 Jul, 2019 21:37

    Hi Rajesh, for the procedure and furthermore pieces of information regarding TANCET 2019, click the link provided here: TANCET 2019 Counselling Registration (Open), Procedure, Rank List and Seat Allotment

    19 Jul, 2019 14:56

    When will Tanca application released

    17 Jul, 2019 00:20
    mannu singh

    Hi Sureka, the last date of the application form is 25 May 2019.

    19 Jul, 2019 17:32
    Poovizhi V

    Is online Counselling application form for ME,M.tech 2019 for TANCET candidates is published or not?if it is published please share the link.

    15 Jul, 2019 16:45
    mannu singh

    Hi Poovizhi, the commencement of TANCET 2019 Counseling is 15 July.

    16 Jul, 2019 12:07
    vignesh g

    How to apply for counseling for mba 2019

    15 Jul, 2019 09:32
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Vignesh, candidates can apply for counseling following online as well as offline methods as explained below:

    Offline Form Procedure

    1. Candidates can get the application form for counselling from various application form issue centre.
    2. The form requires information such as name, registration number etc.
    3. After filling the form, enclose the relevant documents and send it to “The Secretary, TANCET, Anna University, Chennai”

    Online Form Procedure

    1. The online electronic form is made available to the interested candidates at the official website of Anna University.
    2. Candidate is asked to fill in the details such as name, registration number and counselling centre.
    3. Take the printout and enclose the relevant documents with DD and send the package to ”The Secretary, TANCET, Anna University, Chennai”.

    15 Jul, 2019 10:13
    Athira G

    Could you please share the link for the online form so that I can register for the counselling?

    18 Jul, 2019 15:03
    mannu singh

    Hi Athira, Please check this link: Counseling.

    19 Jul, 2019 10:45

    if tancet application form is openened,please inform.

    30 Apr, 2019 10:10
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Bavithra, application form for TANCET was supposed to be available in last week of April but has not been released yet. Students will be notified regarding the same as soon as it is out by the exam authority.

    30 Apr, 2019 10:44
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Bavithra, application form for TANCET was supposed to be available in last week of April but has not been released yet. Students will be notified regarding the same as soon as it is out by the exam authority.

    30 Apr, 2019 10:44
    priya babu

    is tancet application form is opened

    24 Apr, 2019 12:14
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Priya, no, the application form for TANCET has not been out yet. However, the form was scheduled to release in last week of April, 2019. As soon as there is any update regarding the same, it would get reflected here.

    24 Apr, 2019 12:40
    Vigneshwaran S

    Pls Inform the date of application opening for tancent'19

    20 Apr, 2019 15:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Vigneshwaran, application form for TANCET will release in the last week of April 2019 (tentatively).

    20 Apr, 2019 15:42

    Pls inform the application opening date for 2019 TANCET exam

    18 Apr, 2019 12:28
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Kanmani, application process for TANCET will start from last week of April, 2019 (tentatively). As soon as there comes an official notification from the university, it would be updated.

    18 Apr, 2019 14:59

    sir, Is that entrance exam for pg cources???

    23 Apr, 2019 12:53
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Divya, yes, entrance exam is conducted for admission to PG courses. You may check the Admission Procedure for the concerned course in the university from here.

    23 Apr, 2019 12:57

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