After abolition of Tamil Nadu Professional Colleges Entrance Examination in 2007, the admission to Engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu is conducted through Single Window Admissions by Anna University, Chennai. Admission to all engineering colleges (nearly 550, precisely 496) in Tamil Nadu will be done through TamilNadu Engineering Admissions TNEA by Anna University, Chennai.
For the Tamil Nadu students aspire to join engineering in Tamil Nadu should apply through TNEA. TNEA admissions will be purely based on the +2 qualifying examination. Based on your +2 marks, as well as the applications received by TNEA will be announcing the ranking of the students based on their Engineering Cut-off marks.
Anna University Chennai, Chennai- 600 025. Ph : 044 – 2235 8265 / 8266 / 8267. website: www.annauniv.edu
Students completed TamilNadu +2 Exams, can prepare the certificates required to them and ensure the certificates are readily available now.
Special reservations are also available for Physically Differently Abled Persons, Sports person, and the Children of Ex-Servicemen, Freedom fighters.
TNEA fills the Govt. quota seats of all Engineering colleges. In Govt. Engineering colleges 100%, In Govt. Aided Engineering colleges 90%, In Self financing/ Private Engineering colleges 65%, In private Minority colleges 50% seats are filled by TNEA.
Under category reservation the following percentage of seats are alloted for each category.
|Category||OC||BC||BCM||MBC & DC||SC||SCA||ST|
(OC - Open Competition; Backward Class - 26.50%; Backward Class Muslim - 3.50%; Most Backward Class & Denotified Communities - 20%; Scheduled Caste - 15%; Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars) - 3%; Scheduled Tribes - 1%)