TNEA 2020 SELECTION PROCESS FOR SPORT QUOTA

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    TNEA 2020 Selection Process for Sports Quota

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    TNEA (Tamil Nadu Educational Association) is held for admission of 10+2 candidates into the engineering courses in the institutes of Tamil Nadu. The candidates who have sports background can get admission based on their performance in the sport of their choice.

    There are around 54 sports defined under the sports quota. Candidates who have played the State/National/International level games can get admissions quickly under sports quota. Candidates will be divided into 6 categories and each category will have different marks. Those who have played International sports have the upper hand as more marks are given to the candidates.Check TNEA Eligibility

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    Marks Awarded for Sporting Events

    Check below the list for each activity:

    1. Marks for Recognized International Events

    Given below are the marks that will be awarded for Recognized International Events:

    Name of the CompetitionsAllocation of Marks in case of Gold medal/certificate Allocation of Marks in case of silver medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of Bronze Medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of participation Medal/certificate
    International (Representing India Olympics/Asian games)1000850650300
    International (Games conducted in every six months)500450400150

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    1. Marks for Recognized National Achievements

    Given below are the marks that will be awarded for Recognized National Achievements:

    CompetitionsAllocation of Marks in case of Gold medal/certificate Allocation of Marks in case of silver medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of Bronze Medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of participation Medal/certificate
    National Championships / National Games – Organized by National Federations / IOA / MYAS19016013050
    School Games Federation of India (SGFI) Meet (National Level)19016013050
    All India Rural Sports Meet / PYKKA National Level Rural Competition (National Level)19016013050
    National Sports Festival for Women / PYKKA National Level Women Competition (National Level)`19016013050
    National Inter-School Competition (National Level)19016013050
    1. Marks for Recognized State Championship

    Given below are the marks that will be awarded for Recognized State Championship:

    CompetitionsAllocation of Marks in case of Bronze Medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of participation Medal/certificate
    State Championship Representing Revenue District – Organized by State Association6520
    1. Marks for Recognized State Level Achievements

    Given below are the marks that will be awarded for Recognized State Level Achievements:

    CompetitionsAllocation of Marks in case of Gold medal/certificate Allocation of Marks in case of silver medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of Bronze Medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of participation Medal/certificate
    Bharathiar Day Sports Meet (State Level)80655015
    Republic Day Sports Meet (State Level)80655015
    State Inter School Competition (State Level)80655015
    KVS / CBSE National Sports Meet (State Level)80655015
    PYKKA (Panchayat Yuva Krida Aur Khel Abhiyan) State Rural Competition80655015
    Chief Minister Trophy / SDAT State Games (State Level80655015
    1. Marks for Recognized Divisional Level Achievements

    Given below are the marks that will be awarded for Recognized Divisional Level Achievements:

    CompetitionsAllocation of Marks in case of Gold medal/certificate Allocation of Marks in case of silver medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of Bronze Medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of participation Medal/certificate
    Bharathiar Day Sports Meet (Divisional Level)60453010
    Republic Day Sports Meet (Divisional Level)60453010
    KVS Regional / CBSE South Zone Meet (Divisional Level)60453010
    1. Marks for Recognized District Level Achievements

    Given below are the marks that will be awarded for Recognized District Level Achievements:

    CompetitionsAllocation of Marks in case of Gold medal/certificate Allocation of Marks in case of silver medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of Bronze Medal/certificateAllocation of Marks in case of participation Medal/certificate
    District Tournaments / Sports Meet / Championships conducted by District Sports Associations (Recognized by SDAT/TNOA)4530155
    District Inter School Competition / SAI Promotion Games (District Level)4530155
    PYKKA – District Level Rural competition4530155
    PYKKA District Level Women competition4530155
    Chief Minister Trophy / SDAT State Games – District Level4530155

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    TNEA 2020 Policy for International Tournaments

    The scheme defined for International level tournaments for TNEA 2020 is set under two categories given below.

    Category 1: The games organized once in 4 years like the Olympics, World Cup / Commonwealth Games and Asian Games.

    Category 2: The games which have the participation of at least six countries. The sport is recognized by Indian Olympics Association (IOA), Sports Authority of India (SAI) and Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (MYAS), Government of India.

    1. Candidate can claim this participation only when he/she has also played state or national level championship. Direct participation in International sports will not be considered.
    2. The highest achievement will be considered only in a single tournament. The tournament must be organised regularly by National Olympic Committee (NOC) authorised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) / International Sports Federations affiliated to the IOC will be considered for award of marks. The candidates who have represented the country or will be representing the country will be given marks each year under the quota.
    3. Candidates who have participated in International events have to produce a VISA/Immigration certificate. The time of the event and the dates on the documents must match. In the case of forgery, the candidature will be terminated.

    TNEA 2020 Policy for National Tournaments

    The policy of the National level tournaments for TNEA 2020 is as follows:

    1. The tournament is considered as National level only if it is listed in the list of Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (MYAS) / Indian Olympic Association / SAI / SDAT / respective official National Sports Federation.
    2. The candidates who have just participated in the trial or coaching camps cannot claim this quota.
    3. Any event which is not registered with IOA or MYAS will not be considered valid.

    TNEA 2020 Policy for State Tournaments

    The policy defined for the state level tournaments under TNEA 2020 is as follows:

    1. The candidate must have played the tournament which is considered as the State level tournament. State Association / SAI / SDAT must approve the tournament.
    2. The tournament if is invalid for the year then the candidature is not considered. The candidate in such case must appear for the TNEA combined entrance test.
    3. No marks will be given to the candidate who has just done some trial of a sports activity. The same applies to the coaching camps.

    TNEA 2020 Guidelines for Sports Quota Candidates

    All the candidates who wish to seek admission under the sports quota category are required to adhere to the guidelines given by the committee. The guidelines for TNEA 2020 sports quota candidates are:

    • All the documents have to be submitted by the sportsperson personally at the office. TNEA Application Form submitted through the speed post, or any other post will not be accepted. Candidate has to submit the form before the last date defined for an application form.
    • TNEA 2020 Application Form will be accepted only for the candidates who are playing the sport in the list defined by the committee. Candidates must have played the games at the National or State level.
    • Candidate has to produce the documents defined below along with the application form. The competent authorities must sign the documents.

    The list of important documents for sports professionals are below:

    Category DetailsCompetent Authority
    International (Representing Nation)President / Secretary of the National Sports Federation (recognised by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports / IOA) Participation certificate / Diploma should be signed by the President / Secretary General / Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the host Nation
    National (Representing State)Member Secretary, SDAT/Secretary of the State Association (recognised both by SDAT and TNOA)
    National Games (Representing the State)President / Secretary of IOA and Chairman of the organising committee
    National (Representing State)Chief Inspector of Physical Education for National School Games competitions
    School Games Federation of India (SGFI) (National Level)President / Hon. Gen. Secretary, SGFI
    National Inter-School Competition (National Level)Executive Director / Director-General, Sports Authority of India
    All India Rural Sports (National Level)Executive Director / Director-General, Sports Authority of India
    National Sports Festival for Women (National Level)Executive Director / Director-General, Sports Authority of India
    PYKKA (Panchayat Yuva Krida Aur Khel Abhiyan) National Level Rural TournamentExecutive Director / Director-General, Sports Authority of India
    KVS Nationals (State Level)Commissioner / Joint Commissioner of KVS
    CM Trophy (State Level)Member Secretary, Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu
    SDAT approved State Level TournamentsMember Secretary, Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu
    CBSE National Sports Meet (State Level)A. E. O. – Sports / Secretary, CBSE
    Bharathiar Day Sports Meet (State Level) RRegional Inspector of Physical Education and Chief Inspector of Physical Education
    Republic Day Sports Meet (State Level)Regional Inspector of Physical Education and Chief Inspector of Physical Education
    State Inter School Competitions (State Level)Member Secretary, Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu
    PYKKA State Rural CompetitionMember Secretary, Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu
    Bharathiar Day Sports Meet (Divisional Level)Regional Inspector of Physical Education and Chief Education Officer
    Republic Day Sports Meet (Divisional Level)Regional Inspector of Physical Education and Chief Education Officer
    CBSE South Zone Sports Meet (Divisional Level)A.E.O. – Sports / Secretary, CBSE
    District Inter School Competitions (Divisional Level)District Sports Officer
    PYKKA District Rural CompetitionMember Secretary and District Sports Officer
    District Level CompetitionsRIPE and District Education Officer
    • Marks will be considered only for the championships mentioned in the list. No individual championship organised by any private body will be considered.
    • Candidates who have cleared all the levels from the beginning will only be considered. The candidates who have the certificate of only the last or final competition will not be considered.
    • The top 5 candidates who have played Tennis as a sport internationally will be considered for admission. The names will be picked from the ATP (Association of Tennis Players) list. The necessary documents in support have to be produced.
    • Original certificates printed will be considered. The candidates who produce scanned copy will not be considered.
    • The ranks will be given according to the marks obtained by the candidate through quota.
    • For cricket, the national and state level championships organised by TNCA / BCCI will be considered for the year.
    • Candidates who have represented the only state of Tamil Nadu in National games will be given the state sports quota.
    • Candidate of KVS (Kendriya Vidyalaya Schools) and CBSE schools are eligible for state sports quota. The nativity and schooling must have been completed from Tamil Nadu.
    • A managing committee will evaluate a candidate for admission to engineering and medical courses. The candidate who has scored a minimum of 5 marks in the sports quota will be considered.
    • Candidate has to produce all the forms along with the participation certificates or any other certificate. The certificate must clearly state the name of the candidate.
    • The absences of original documents lead to the cancellation of candidature.
    • Only selected candidates will be called for TNEA 2020 Counselling.
    • Legal action will be taken for the candidates and the parents of the candidates who are trying to cheat the system.
    • Candidate is allowed to choose only one of the disciple either medicine or engineering.

    List of Sports Discipline Falling Under TNEA 2020 Sports Quota

    The list of games included in the TNEA 2020 sports quota is given here. Candidate must fill be playing only the games given in the list to avail a seat under the TNEA 2020 Sports Quota:

    Game ListGame List
    MallakhambAthletics
    Motor SportsAtya Patya
    NetballBadminton
    PowerliftingBall Badminton
    Roller SkatingBaseball
    RowingBasketball
    RugbyBeach Volleyball
    SailingBilliards and Snooker
    Sepak TakrawBody Building
    ShootingBoxing
    SilambamCarom
    Soft BallChess
    Soft TennisCricket
    Squash RacketsCycle Polo
    SwimmingCycling
    Table TennisFencing
    Taek–won–doFootball
    TennikoitGolf
    TennisGymnastics
    ThrowballHandball
    TriathlonHockey
    VolleyballJudo
    WeightliftingKabaddi
    WrestlingKarate-Do
    WushuKho Kho
    YachtingKorf Ball
    ArcheryYogasanas

    *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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    amudha e

    Hi iam a gold medalist in skipping in national bit skipping is not in the list of sports quota in 2019 am i eligible for sports quota I'm in the tamilnadu please reply

    12 Oct, 2019 23:04
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    Furious Gaming

    Iam a native of tamil nadu but I play for my school in saudi arabia i got medals from my zonal and cluster competitions AM I ELIGIBLE FOR SPORTS QUOTA???

    10 Oct, 2019 00:14
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi , yes, you are eligible for sports quota.

    10 Oct, 2019 10:42
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    Sudha

    Sir is it applied by other state candidates???

    10 May, 2019 14:14
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Sudha, no, the candidate has to be native of Tamil Nadu to be eligible for the exam.

    10 May, 2019 15:53
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    Satish Ramalingam

    How much marks should I get in +2, and how much Marks in Recognized District Level Achievements should I get to get into Engineering colleges?

    21 Oct, 2018 00:20
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    Akansha Expert

    Hi Satish, you may please check the links for getting the relevant information:-

    23 Oct, 2018 15:27
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    M RAMESH

    i have 197.25 cut off and divisional level 2ndplace in athletics .how was my mark added .pls reply

    09 Jun, 2018 00:20
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    Garima Bansal

    Hi Ramesh, The information regarding to your query is mentioned above on this page.

    29 Aug, 2018 11:34
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    Naveen

    If a candidate is applying in Sports Quota, and if he couldn't get the seat in TNEA, can he/she apply for Engineering seat in General Quota with the same application or needs to apply separately at time of applying for TNEA Counselling.

    05 May, 2018 00:20
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    Akansha Expert

    Hi Naveen, Yes, He/She is does required separately application to get the admission in General Quota, and for more information please contact to the college office number.

    05 May, 2018 13:30
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    Ravirajan

    Is Paralympic committee of India (PCI) conducting sports be eligible under sports quota for MBBS seat after clearing NEET? My Daughter is 3 times national champion in swimming competition conducted by PCI. Also, she won silver medal in Asian Youth Para games conducted at dubai during december 2017 by International Paralympic committee.

    11 Jan, 2018 00:20
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    Bhawna Vedwal

    Hello Ravirajan, In NEET Sports quota do not comes under reservation. But some private participating colleges under NEET provide reservation for sports quota.

    19 May, 2018 11:59

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