TANCET 2021 - Check TANCET Entrance Exam Dates(Out), Application, Fees, Eligibility, Counselling Procedure Here

TANCET 2021 - TANCET 2021 Seat Allotment has been released on 13th October 2021 for MBA. MCA course rank lists have been issued. TANCET is an annual state-level common entrance exam hosted by Anna University in Chennai on behalf of the Tamil Nadu government. Candidates will be admitted to MBA, M.Arch, M.Tech, M.Plan, MCA, M.E, and other post-graduate programmes. Students who pass the entrance exam with the required score are eligible for admission to both government and non-government colleges. We've covered all there is to know about TANCET 2021, including dates, results, and score cards, in this article.

Keerthika | Updated: Oct 13, 2021, 14:21 IST

TANCET 2021 - Check TANCET Entrance Exam Dates(Out), Application, Fees, Eligibility, Counselling Procedure Here

TANCET 2021 - Check TANCET Entrance Exam Dates(Out), Application, Fees, Eligibility, Counselling Procedure Here

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New Update 13-10-2021: TNCET 2021 -TANCET 2021 Seat Allotment for MBA was declared on October 13, 2021. For MBA/ MCA courses, a rank list has been released. TANCET is a statewide common entrance exam held every year by Anna University in Chennai on behalf of the Tamil Nadu government. Candidates will be admitted to a variety of postgraduate programmes, including MBA, M.Arch, M.Tech, M.Plan, MCA, M.E, and others. Students who pass the entrance exam with qualifying marks are eligible for admission to both government and non-government colleges. We've covered all you need to know about TANCET 2021, including dates, results, and scorecards, in this article.

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TANCET 2021 - Important Dates

Anna University has published the complete schedule for Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test. It is as follows.

TANCET 2021 - Particulars

TANCET 2021 - Details

Start date to apply

19th January 2021

Last date to fill online application

16th February 2021

Checking the final status of the application

23rd February 2021

Availability of Admit card

5th March 2021

TANCET 2021 Exam

20th March 2021 (MCA & MBA)

21st March 2021 (M.E./ M.Tech/ M.Arch/ M.Plan)

Declaration of Result

01 Apr 2021

Availability of Marksheet on

08 Apr 2021

TANCET Eligibility Criteria 2021

Candidates are advised to check the minimum eligibility criteria of TANCET 2021 before filling the application form.




Candidates should be residents of Tamil Nadu.

However, candidates belonging to other states will also be eligible if they satisfy the eligibility conditions set by the authorities.

Qualifying Exam

Candidates should have qualified B.E./B.Tech/B.Arch in relevant discipline.


Candidates should have completed a Master's degree in the relevant branch of Science.


Candidates should have passed 10+2+AMIE* or 10+3 years of the diploma awarded by the State Board of Technical Education + AMIE*.

Qualifying Marks

Candidates must score at least 50% marks in the 10+2 examination.

However, the minimum percentage marks for SC/ST candidates is 45%.


Candidates who have qualified GATE in 2018/2019/2021 and have valid scorecards will be eligible to apply.

However, if a candidate has passed the GATE examination in Engineering Sciences (XE) or Life Sciences (XL) papers, he/she will have to attempt TANCET 2021.

TANCET Exam Pattern 2021



Mode of examination

Offline exam (Pen-paper based)

The time duration of the exam

2 hours

Type of Questions

Multiple-choice questions


There will be three sections - Part I, Part II and Part III.

Part I and Part II are compulsory sections and Part III will be based on the discipline opted by the candidate.

Number of Questions Per Section

Part I- Engineering Mathematics - 20 Questions

Part II- Basic Engineering & Science - 35 Questions

Part III- Discipline selected by the candidate - 60 Questions

Marking Scheme

Candidates will be allotted 1 mark for each correct answer.

There will be a deduction of 1/3 marks for each incorrect answer marked by the candidate.

Details about TANCET 2021 Application Form

  • TANCET Application Form 2021 will be available through online mode.

  • Aspirants will have to fill only one form for all three entrance tests.

  • Applicants must fill in all the correct details in the form like personal details, academic details, etc.

  • The TANCET Application process will involve various steps – Registration, filling details, uploading of images, and making fee payment.

  • Candidates must fill in the details and check before submission as no modification will be allowed after form submission.

  • Candidates advised taking the printout of the application form after completion of the application process.

TANCET Application Fee 2021

Mode of Payment: Aspirants can make application fee payment online using debit card/ credit card / net banking.


General Candidates

ST/ SC/ SCA of Tamil Nadu state

M.E./M.Tech./M.Arch./M.Plan only









M.B.A. & M.C.A.



M.C.A. & M.E./ M.Tech./ M.Arch./ M.Plan



M.B.A. ,M.C.A. & M.E./M.Tech./M.Arch./M.Plan



M.B.A. & M.E./M.Tech./M.Arch./M.Plan



TANCET 2021 Syllabus


Questions asked in the MBA paper from various topics that will test the Student's ability and skills.

  • Identify the data and apply the data to the business decision from given business situations.

  • Evaluate the Student's skill in answering questions based on the passages in the comprehension.

  • Calculate the applicant's skill in determining data sufficiency questions using the given data and mathematics questions.

  • Also, it will test the Student's knowledge in English with questions asked on errors in usage, grammar, punctuation, etc.


The questions in the paper will ask from various sections – Analytic Reasoning, Quantitative Ability, Computer Awareness, and Logical Reasoning. Also, questions based on verbal activity, basic science, etc.


  1. Section 1 will contain topics in Engineering Mathematics. The Topics based on Calculus and Differential Equations, Transforms, Numerical Methods, Vector Calculus, Determinants and Matrices, and Applied Probability.

  2. Section 2 will include topics based on Basic Engineering and Sciences. Part 3 will consist of various questions from various specialized subjects.

TANCET 2021 Admit Card

  • Candidates can download the admit cards through online mode. No, admit cards will send to the candidate through post or offline mode.

  • The TANCET admit card will have details such as the candidate's name, date and time of the exam, photograph, exam centre, etc. If the applicant loses their admit card, they can get a duplicate copy of the admit card by paying a certain amount of fee-paying through DD.

TANCET 2021 Answer Key

Aspirants can check the correct answers to the questions asked at the entrance. Also, applicants can calculate their expected marks for the exam. To calculate the score, students have to first go through the marking scheme of the question paper. If aspirants found any problem with the answer key, they can also submit their suggestions and make objections against the TANCET answer key. After the correction, the authority will announce the final answer key to the candidates.

TANCET Result 2021

Applicants can check their TANCET Result online. TANCET 2021 result will be announced online. Applicants have to enter their login details to check results and download the scorecard. The TANCET scorecard will display details of overall marks, sectional marks, percentile score, and other information. Aspirants must take the printout of the result for further use in the admission process. Also, the university will declare separate rank lists for shortlisting the students.

How to check Cut Off for TANCET 2021?

Aspirants must score the qualifying Cut off marks to get admission in the university and affiliated institutions. TANCET Cut off 2021 will be announced separately for each offered course. TANCET Cut off will be different for different categories of candidates. The Cut off will prepare based on some factors such as availability of vacant seats, previous year cut off, marking scheme, the difficulty level of exam, etc. The authority will declare the category wise Cut off for TANCET and GATE Eligible students separately.

Details about TANCET 2021 Counselling

TANCET 2021 Counselling process will start after the declaration of the results. Candidates will call for the counselling rounds based on their scores obtained in the exam. A counselling call letter will Send to the eligible candidates, which must bring for admission procedure. During the counselling process, students required to carry some necessary documents for verification. Here we have mentioned the essential documents needed at the time of counselling:

  • TANCET 2021 Scorecard

  • Graduation Mark sheet

  • Class 12th Mark sheet

  • Class 10th Mark sheet

  • Address proof

  • Caste certificate

  • Candidate Requisite fee in the form of DD or cash

  • Transfer certificate

  • Domicile certificate

  • Passport size photograph

How to Apply for TANCET 2021?

Applications for TANCET will be invited online. Aspirants who are interested to appear for TANCET should fill the TANCET application form. The application procedure for TANCET is given below,

  1. To apply for TANCET, visit annauniv.edu/
  2. At first, you should create a user account
  3. Provide a valid and unique email id
  4. Enter your name and other personal details of you
  5. Create a password
  6. Keep your login credentials safe
  7. Login using your registered email id and password
  8. Fill in all the details such as academic and contact details
  9. Upload the necessary documents and photographs of you in the prescribed size (maximum 30KB) and format (jpeg/jpg)
  10. Verify all the details you have mentioned
  11. Pay the application fee.
    • UR - Rs.500/-
    • SC/SCA/ST (Candidates Who belong to Tamil Nadu)
    • The fee charged for more than one program is as follows,
    • UR - Rs.500/-
    • SC/SCA/ST (Candidates who belong to Tamil Nadu) - Rs.250/-
  12. After the successful payment, a PDF will be generated. Just keep the PDF for your reference.

Preparation Tips for TANCET 2021

  • Candidate can practice various mock tests as per their course opted.

  • Aspirants can solve previous year question papers and sample papers.

  • The student tries to make a proper time table and follow it in a disciplined manner.

  • Go through the syllabus and exam pattern.

  • Prepare from the best study materials recommended.

  • Student start your preparation for the exam early.

Disclaimer: The above information is for general informational purposes only. All information on the Site is provided in good faith, however we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability or completeness of any information on the Site.
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Exams 2021 - FAQ

1. 1How many times is the TANCET exam conducted?  

The exam is conducted once a year.

2. When will the TANCET Exam conducted?

 Anna University conducted Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) on 20th March 2021 (MCA & MBA), and 21st March 2021 (M.E./ M.Tech/ M.Arch/ M.Plan)

3. Where will the TANCET Mark sheet released?

Anna University has released the mark sheets for TANCET 2021 at tancet.annauniv.edu. 

4. What is the TANCET MCA Syllabus 2021?

TANCET 2021 Syllabus for MCA

  1. Quantitative ability.
  2. Analytical reasoning.
  3. Logical reasoning.
  4. Computer awareness.
  5. Verbal activity.
  6. Basic science, etc.
5. What is the eligibility criteria for TANCET 2021?

To apply for the examination, the candidates should meet the eligibility criteria laid down by Anna university.

Nationality: Only Indian citizens can apply.

State Candidates: Other state candidates will be also eligible to apply if they fulfil the required qualification. 

GATE Score: Those who have GATE Scores can directly apply for admission without appearing for an entrance exam. However, candidates with valid scores in Engineering Science & Life Sciences have to appear for a test to get admission.

Education Qualification: Candidates must fulfill the following education criteria for TANCET 2021.

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