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Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test

TANCET (Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test) is mandatory for those seeking entry into Tamil Nadu universities and colleges for admission to professional courses at the higher education level. TANCET conducted by Anna University is applicable to students of higher education (as per Tamil Nadu Govt. directives) in all colleges and universities of Tamil Nadu.

TANCET Application Forms

Apart from forms obtained by post against demand draft of Rs. 350/- you can download them through website by logging on to Besides, direct issue of forms for Rs. 300/- at specified centers is also possible. The hall ticket is obtained on the spot. For every additional course an additional fee of Rs. 300/- is charged.

TANCET is required for the following courses viz. MCA, ME, MBA, M.Tech, M. Planning and M. Arch. Application Submission date

LAST DATE for submitting application forms: On or before April 3rd week all application forms should be submitted

TANCET Syllabus

The entrance exam written paper comprises of 5 sections viz.

Parts I-II, III, IV and V.
Part I deals with business especially data analysis and its application to business decisions.
Part II pertains to questions on passages of comprehension
Part III has math problems at graduate and plus 2 levels
Part IV test on data sufficiency related questions along with Maths and business facts
Part V English Grammar, correction of sentences etc.

TANCET Centers

Coimbatore, Chennai, Salem, Madurai, Tirunelveli, Trichy and Vellore in Tamil Nadu are the centres holding the exams in TANCET Centres.

Entrance Exam Date

2010 May end

TANCET Coaching Classes

Special classes for each of the above courses are conducted by many coaching centers. Apart from intensive coaching, learning material is provided. Mock tests are held after the coaching is given for courses like M.Tech., M.E., MCA or MBA

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