TNEA Counseling 2024, Check the BE/BTech and BArch Admission Schedule, Eligibility Criteria, Registration Fees, and More

TNEA Counseling 2024: Apply for admission into Bachelor's programs in Engineering/Technology or Architecture in Tamil Nadu for the academic year 2024-25 at

by P Nandhini

Updated Jun 06, 2024

TNEA Counseling 2024, Check the BE/BTech and BArch Admission Schedule, Eligibility Criteria, Registration Fees, and More

TNEA Counseling 2024

TNEA Counseling 2024 is a process managed by the Directorate of Technical Education, Chennai, where students who have completed their Intermediate exams can apply for admission into Bachelor's programs in Engineering/Technology or Architecture for the academic year 2024-25.

This counseling aims to facilitate the selection of candidates based on their qualifications and preferences for colleges and courses. Through this process, students can secure seats in reputable institutions in Tamil Nadu, paving the way for their future careers in the field of engineering or architecture.

BE/BTech and BArch Admission Schedule

Event Proposed Date
Issue of notification May 6, 2024
Commencement of Online Registration May 6, 2024
Last date for Registration of Online Applications June 6, 2024
Last date for uploading documents June 12, 2024
Assigning Random Number June 12, 2024
Certificates verification at TFC’s (Online) June 13 to 30, 2024
Publication of Rank list July 10, 2024

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria Details
Educational Qualification Must have passed HSC (Academic: both +1 and +2) with a minimum average percentage of 45% in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.
Age Limit The maximum age limit for engineering admissions in Tamil Nadu is 25 years. No minimum age requirement specified.

Important Links

Specification Link
Notification Brochure  Click Here
Admission Schedule  Click Here
Official Website Click Here
BE/BTech Registration Link Click Here
BArch Registration Link Click Here

Registration Fees

  • For OC/BC/BCM/MBC&DNC category candidates, the registration fee is ₹500.
  • For SC/SCA/ST category candidates, the registration fee is ₹250.

Reservations 2024

Category Percentage
Open Competition 31.00%
Backward Class 26.50%
Backward Class Muslim 3.50%
Most Backward Class 20.00%
Denotified Communities 20.00%
Scheduled Caste 15.00%
Scheduled Caste Arunthathiyars 3.00%
Scheduled Tribes 1.00%

Documents Required

To apply for TNEA BE/BTech and BArch admission, you will need to submit the following documents:

  • 10th (SSLC) Marksheet
  • HSC First year (+1) Mark sheet
  • HSC Second year (+2) / Equivalent Marksheet
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Details of Government school studied from 6th to 12th standard for 7.5% Government School Students Reservation
  • Permanent Community Certificate for ST, SC, SCA, MBC&DNC, BC, and BCM (either Permanent card or electronic form / digitally signed e-Certificate)
  • Nativity Certificate (only in electronic form/ digitally signed e-Certificate) (if applicable)
  • Income certificate (if applicable)
  • Srilankan Tamil Refugee Certificate (If applicable)

How to Apply?

  • Visit the official website of TNEA.
  • Find and click on the application form link.
  • Fill out the application form with accurate details.
  • Upload required documents, including 10th and 12th mark sheets, transfer certificate, community certificate (if applicable), income certificate (if applicable), and others as specified.
  • Pay the application fee through the provided payment gateway. The fee is ₹500 for OC/BC/BCM/MBC&DNC category candidates and ₹250 for SC/SCA/ST category candidates.
  • Verify all the entered information before final submission.
  • Submit the application form within the specified dates.
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