TANCET 2018 SYLLABUS

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Updated On - April 24th 2018
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SHIVANSHI RATHAUR

**TANCET 2018 Syllabus-** Anna University has released the official syllabus for each program on its official website. The syllabus for MBA, MCA, and M.E. / M.Tech / M.Arch. / M.Plan. is to help aspirants prepare for the exam. The question paper for each of these programs will be made out of the topic mentioned on the official syllabus. **TANCET 2018** is scheduled for **May 19 & 20**.

- TANCET 2018 will be conducted
**in offline mode**(pen and paper-based). - It consists of
**100 MCQ questions**to be attempted within**120 minutes**. - The medium of the paper is
**English.** - Against every correct answer,
**+1 mark**is allotted and for every incorrect answer,**-1/5 mark**is subtracted.

The sectional division of **TANCET Question Paper** tests a candidates’ ability to: -

- Critically evaluate the data and problems given, and apply solutions to such problems (Section – Business Analysis)
- Answer questions based on reading comprehension (Section – Reading Comprehension)
- Solve mathematical problems (Section – Quantitative Aptitude)
- Testing data sufficiency and answer questions based on given data (Section – Data Sufficiency)
- Identify grammatical, punctuation-related and spelling errors in the English Language (Section – Verbal Ability/English Language)

**Take a look at the following table to know the syllabus for TANCET MBA exam: -**

SECTION | TOPICS TO BE COVERED |
---|---|

Business Analysis | This section does not have any predefined syllabus. You will be given business situations in paragraph form, which will be followed by some questions. |

Reading Comprehension and Verbal Ability | Reading Comprehension, Synonyms, Antonyms, Fill in the blanks, Grammar, Vocabulary, Sentence Corrections, Idioms, Cloze Test, One Word Substitution, |

Quantitative Aptitude | Number System, HCF LCM, Percentages, Ratios, Averages, Simple & Compound Interest, Profit & Loss, Time Speed & Distance, Time & Work, Mixtures & Alligations, Quadratic Equations, Linear Equations, Logarithms, Series and Progressions, Binomial Theorem, Surds & Indices, Functions, Inequalities, Modulus, Geometry, Mensuration, Trigonometry, Co-Ordinate Geometry, Permutation & Combination, Probability, Set Theory |

Data Sufficiency | Data Sufficiency section also does not have set syllabus. The questions will mainly be based on Number Systems, Arithmetic Topics and Algebra. Questions on topics of Data Interpretation like Pie Chart, Line Graph, Bar Graph, and Tables can also be expected. |

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Books details: | Authors |
---|---|

TANCET MBA | V V K Subburaj |

TANCET Data Interpretation Analysis | Ashok Gupta |

Reasoning Test (Vernal & Non Verbal) | Dr. M.B.Lal & A.K.Singh, |

TANCET- General English | Dr.B.B.Jain |

TANCET- Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams | R. S. Aggarwal |

New Pattern Tests of Objective English | Dr.R.N.Singh |

Logical and Analytical Reasoning | A. K. Gupta |

TANCET- Quantitative Aptitude | S.N. Jha |

Compendium General English | Dr.B.B.Jain |

Descriptive General English | S. P. Bakshi |

**TANCET MCA** has **4 sections**, namely, Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning and Computer Awareness. The syllabus for this exam is mentioned below: -

SECTION | TOPICS TO BE COVERED |
---|---|

Quantitative Aptitude | The syllabus for this section is same as TANCET MBA exam. Therefore, the topics to be studied are - Number System, HCF LCM, Percentages, Ratios, Averages, Simple & Compound Interest, Profit & Loss, Time Speed & Distance, Time & Work, Mixtures & Alligations, Quadratic Equations, Linear Equations, Logarithms, Series and Progressions, Binomial Theorem, Surds & Indices, Functions, Inequalities, Modulus, Geometry, Mensuration, Trigonometry, Co-Ordinate Geometry, Permutation & Combination, Probability, Set Theory. |

Analytical and Logical Reasoning | Linear and Circular Arrangements, Selections, Coding & Decoding, Direction Sense, Blood Relations, Series, Analogies, Decision Making, Binary Logic, Syllogisms and Puzzles. |

Computer Awareness | Computer Hardware, Controls, Basic Terminology, Internet & Protocols, Network Basics, Computer Abbreviations, Security Tools, Shortcuts, History of Computer, Memory, Computer Organization, Input Output tools, Computer Architecture, Languages and Algorithms. |

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Book Name | Authors |
---|---|

TANCET MCA | V V K Subburaj |

Non-Verbal Reasoning | B. S. Sijwali & Indu Sijwali/Anjani A Gupta |

Master Guide | R Gupta/Amit M Agarwal |

Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for CAT | Gajendra Kumar & Abhishek Banerjee |

A complete manual for CAT | Knowledge System |

The question paper for the courses M.E., M.Tech., M.Arch. and M.Plan. has a similar structure. The question paper comprises of **3 parts**, the details of which are given below: -

**Part I**of the question paper has**20 questions**, based on the subject Engineering Mathematics. This part of the paper is**same for all 4 courses.****Part II**of the paper consists of**35 questions**, based on subject Basic Engineering and Sciences. Similar to Part I, this part is also be**same across question papers**of all 4 courses.- The final part or the
**Part III**of the question paper has**60 questions**. The questions in this part will be**based on the subject chosen**by the candidate. There are**23 subjects**available for this section, from which a candidate can choose any one. - All the questions are multiple choice questions carrying 1 mark each, with a negative marking of 1/3 marks for incorrect answer. The time given is
**2 hours.**

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The syllabus for exam is mentioned below: -

The syllabus for Part I of the question paper will have following topics: -

TOPIC | SUB-TOPIC |
---|---|

Calculus and Differential Equations | Partial Derivatives, Jacobians, Taylor’s Expansion, Maxima Minima, Formation of partial differential equations, Solution of first order partial differential equation, solution of linear higher order of partial differential equation with constant coefficients, Linear ordinary differential equations with constant coefficients, Simultaneous first order linear equations with constant coefficients, |

Transforms | Fourier Integral Theorem, Fourier Transform Pair, Sine and Cosine Transforms, Inverse Z Transform, Solution to different equations using Z Transform, Inverse Transform, Laplace Transform, Application to solution of Linear Ordinary Differential Equations with Constant Coefficients, |

Functions of Complex Variables and Complex Integration | Analytic Functions, Conformal Mapping, Bilinear Transformation, Cauchy’s Integral Theorem and Integral Formula, Taylor and Laurent Series, Singularities, Residues, Residue Theorem & its Applications |

Applied Probability | Probability and Random Variables, Standard Discrete & Continuous Distribution, Moments, Moment generating functions and their properties, Two-dimensional random variables, Co-variance, Correlation and Regression. |

Determinants and Matrices | Solving system of equations, Rank of Matrix, Eigenvalues & Eigenvectors, Reduction of Quadratic form into Canonical form |

Vector Calculus | Double and Triple integrations and their applications, Gauss Divergence and Stroke’s Theorem |

Numerical Methods | Solution of linear systems by direct and iterative methods, Interpolation and Approximation, Numerical Differentiation and Integration, Solving Ordinary Differential Equations |

This part of the paper comprises of topics mentioned below: -

TOPIC | SUB-TOPIC |
---|---|

Physics | Sound, Lattices, Ultrasonic Flaw Detector, X-ray radiography, Interference Fringes, Planck’s Quantum Theory, Laser and Fibre Optics |

Chemistry | Adsorption, Chromatography, Chemical Kinetics, Electrochemistry, Spectroscopy, Fuels and Combustion. |

Applied Mechanics | Law of Mechanics, Lame’s Theorem, Forces, Moments & Couples, Displacement Velocity & Acceleration, Friction, Moment of Inertia |

Material Science | Conductor & Semi Conductor materials, Ceramic & Super Conductor Materials, Fracture, Magnetic & Dielectric Materials |

Mechanical Engineering | Law of Thermodynamics, Open & Closed Systems, Equation of State, Heat and Work |

Civil Engineering | Fluid Statics & Dynamics, Boundary Layer, Pumps & Turbines, Environmental Pollution |

Electrical Engineering | Ohm’s Law, Kirchoff’s Law, AC Circuits, DC Machines, Transformers, Synchronous Machines, Instrumentation |

Computers | Computer Organization, Architecture, Arrays, Pointers, User Defined Functions, C-program |

As mentioned earlier, the syllabus of this subject depends on the subject that a candidate has chosen. Refer to the following table to have a look at the syllabus for all the subjects: -

SUBJECT | DOWNLOAD SYLLABUS PDF |
---|---|

Group A | |

Civil Engineering | Click here |

Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology | Click here |

Electrical and Electronics Engineering | Click here |

Electronics and Communication Engineering | Click here |

Mechanical Engineering | Click here |

Group B | |

Aeronautical & Aerospace Engineering | Click here |

Agriculture & Irrigation Engineering | Click here |

Architecture | Click here |

Automobile Engineering | Click here |

Bio-Medical Engineering | Click here |

Biotechnology | Click here |

Chemical Engineering | Click here |

Earth Sciences | Click here |

Geo Informatics | Click here |

Leather Technology | Click here |

Mathematics | Click here |

Physics | Click here |

Printing Technology | Click here |

Production and Industrial Engineering | Click here |

Social Sciences | Click here |

Textile Engineering | Click here |

Books details: | Authors |
---|---|

TANCET(M.E.)/(M. ARCH)/(M.PLAN) (M.TECH) | V.V.K SUBBURAJ |

TANCET M.E/M.Tech Exam Book | C.S.Hariram Kumar, Janani, P.Vigneshwari |

TANCET M.E (COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING AND INFORMATION TECHONOLOGIES) | AMIT GUPTA |

TANCET M.E Entrance | M. Preshnave |

TANCET ME, M.Arch, M.Tech, M.Plan-Anna University | Suda's |

We hope you now have the complete syllabus of TANCET 2018. The exam is scheduled in March. We wish you all the luck!

*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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1 CommentI am a architecture student,and am planning for doing m arch,so that i am preparing for TANCET 2018,is that any separate syllabus for m arch TANCET or the questions will be same for all PG courses?

Hello Pavithra, TANCET Syllabus is same for all PG courses

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