TANCA 2018

TANCATANCA 2018 - Candidates who have qualified TANCET 2018 or GATE 2018 can now apply for counselling in online mode from July 6 to 17. While non-GATE candidates can use their existing mail id as user id to log-in, GATE candidates need to apply afresh. After logging in, the candidate has to enter all relevant details. Anna University is conducting the Tamil Nadu Common Admissions (TANCA) 2018 for admissions to M.Tech/M.E programmes offered by engineering colleges/institutions in the state. To apply for TANCA 2018, candidates need to qualify TANCET 2018 or GATE. Candidates who will qualify GATE 2018 are also require to submit TANCA 2018 application form. However, GATE qualified candidates weren't required to appear in TANCET, except for Life Sciences paper where candidates need to qualify the entrance test. Based on the merit list of TANCA 2018, counselling and seat allotment will be held for all applicants who have qualified the entrance exam or GATE. The admission authority will release the merit list tentatively in the month of August in online mode. Under TANCA, there are currently more than 300 participating engineering institutes. To get detailed information regarding TANCA 2018, candidates are suggested to read the full article.

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TANCA 2018 Overview

S.No

Particulars

Specifications

1

Admission name

Tamil Nadu Common Admissions

2

Commonly known as

TANCA

3

Conducting authority

Anna University

4

Courses offered

Postgraduate (M.Tech)

5

Mode of application

Online

6

Course duration

2 years

7

Number of Participating Institutes

More than 300 colleges

TANCA Important Dates 2018

 

Anna University has not yet announced the important dates of TANCA 2018. However, candidates can go through the tentative TANCA 2018 important dates given below in the table.

 

TANCA Important Dates

S.No

Events

Dates 

1

Commencement of online registration

July 6, 2018

2

Last date to register for TANCA 2018

July 17, 2018

3

Release of merit list

August 2018

4

TANCA 2018 Counselling

Third week of August 2018

TANCA Application Form 2018

 

The application form of TANCA 2018 is available July 6-17 in online mode. Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria can only fill the application form of TANCA 2018. Along with the application form, candidates need to pay Rs 500 (Rs 250 for reserved category) as the application fee. Mentioned below are the steps to fill the TANCA application form 2018:

 

Steps To Fill TANCA 2018 Application Form

  • Step 1- Get register by using email id and mobile number. Non-GATE candidates can use their existing email id as user id to log-in

  • Step 2- Fill the application form by entering academic, personal and contact details.

  • Step 3-  Upload scanned images of photograph along with other documents as per the prescribed format.

  • Step 4- Pay the application fee either through credit/debit card or netbanking.

  • Step 5- Review the filled application form and submit it.

TANCA 2018 Application Fees - Payment of TANCA 2018 application fees will be done in online mode only. Candidates can either use net banking or credit/debit card to pay the application fee.

 

Application Fees of TANCA 2018

S.No

Category of TANCA 2017 Applicants

Application Fees (Rs.)

1

General Category

500

2

SC/SCA/ST Category

250

Documents to be Uploaded to Application Form

  • Class X and XII marksheets

  • Qualifying Degree Certificate

  • Transfer Certificate from last attended institutes

  • Valid GATE 2018 scorecard

  • TANCET  2018 scorecard

  • Permanent Community Certificate (if applicable)

  • Certificate of Disability for PwD (if applicable)

  • Nativity Certificate

  • Copy of Identification Certificate obtained from the Head Quarters Tahsildar

  • Experience Certificate (if applicable)

TANCA Eligibility Criteria 2018

 

To participate in the admission process, candidates will have to meet and check the eligibility criteria of TANCA 2018. Candidates will be able to proceed further in the admission process only if they meet the TANCA 2018 eligibility criteria prescribed by the Anna University. Check and refer mentioned below eligibility criteria to be a part of TANCA 2018:  

  • Age Criteria- No age limit

  • Qualifying Examination: Candidates must complete their B.Tech from a recognized institute. Not only this, candidates with 10+3 years diploma are eligible for admission. However, these candidates must have diploma awarded by State Board of Technical Education along with AMIE certificate.

  • Qualifying Marks: Candidates belonging to General category must obtain an aggregate of 50% marks in their qualifying examination. While reserved category candidates should have obtained 45%.

  • Entrance Exam- Candidates will have to qualify TANCET 2018 or GATE 2018. However, GATE candidates who will qualify in Engineering Science (XE) and Life Science (LE) will also have to appear and qualify TANCET 2018.

  • Domicile: Candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu will be given more preference. However, candidates belonging to other states can apply under open category.

To check the detailed eligibility criteria of TANCA 2018- Click here

 

TANCA Merit List 2018

 

Anna University will publish the merit list of TANCA 2018 tentatively in the month of August in online mode. TANCA 2018 merit list will be strictly based on scores of the candidates obtained in the qualifying examination (TANCET/GATE). To check the merit list, candidates need to log in using their GATE application number/ TANCET hall ticket number and date of birth. TANCA merit list 2018 will be released in two categories, they are:

  • TANCET Category: This merit list will be prepared for the candidates who will appear in TANCET 2018. It will be prepared based on the scores obtained by candidates in the entrance exam.

  • GATE Category: Based on the GATE 2018 score, this merit list will be prepared. A separate merit list will also be prepared based on the GATE 2018 scores in Engineering Science and Life Science. Combining the two, a final merit list of TANCA 2018 will be prepared.

In case, if more than one candidate has obtained the same marks in TANCET 2018, in such case candidate having a higher percentage of marks obtained in the qualifying degree examination will be given higher rank.

 

TANCA Counselling 2018

 

The counselling of TANCA 2018 will be held in offline mode. Candidates will have to be physically present for the counselling session where they have to produce original documents for verification. Apart from this, candidates will have to pay counselling fees through Demand Draft drawn in favour of "The Secretary, TANCA, Anna University" payable at Chennai. Once fee is paid, candidates will be allotted seats based on their ranking in the merit and preference. A provisional seat allotment letter will be issued to the shortlisted candidates. Candidates will have to confirm their admission by reporting at their allotted institute and paying their tuition fees.

 

TANCA 2018 Counselling Fees - Candidates will have to pay the mentioned below fees through a demand draft drawn in favour of "The Secretary, TANCA, Anna University" payable at Chennai.

 

 Fees to be paid at the time of TANCA 2018 Counselling

S.No

Category

Fees (Rs)

1

General Category

5300 (including Rs. 300 as counselling fee)

2

SC/SCA/ST Category

1150 (including Rs. 150 as counselling fee)

TANCA Reservation of Seats 2018

 

There are some seats that are reserved as per the reservation criteria of Government of Tamil Nadu for certain categories. Candidates who will be applying under reservation criteria need to make sure that they meet the requirements and are able to produce the documents to prove their eligibility.

TANCA Reservation of Seats

Categories

Reservation of Seats

Open Competition

31%

Backward Class

26.50%

Backward Class Muslim

3.50%

Most Backward Class and Denotified Communities

20%

Scheduled Caste

15%

Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars)

3%

Scheduled Tribes

1%

TANCA Participating Institutes 2018

 

The qualified and shortlisted candidates will be offered seats in more than 300 participating institutes that come under TANCA 2018. From the given table below, candidates can check and refer the top participating institutes of TANCA 2018. 

 

TANCA 2018 Participating Institutes

To check the complete details about the TANCA 2018 participating colleges and seats they offer- Click here

Contact Info:

The Secretary,

Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET),

Centre for Entrance Examinations,

Anna University,

Chennai - 600 025

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