M.C.A. Test Date: 29.02.2020 Time : 10.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon

Eligibility (M.C.A.) : TANCET - 2020 A pass in a recognised Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration with mathematics at 10+2 level or at Graduate level and obtained at least 50 % (45 % in the case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in the qualifying degree examination (a) 10+2+3/4 years Pattern OR (b) 10+3 years diploma + 3 years Pattern (c) (i) 10+2+AMIE* (or) (ii) 10+3 years diploma (awarded by the State Board of Technical Education) + AMIE* *Candidates with section ‘A’ & ‘B’ certificates (AMIE) and other similar certificate of professional bodies or societies recognised by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India and enrolled before 31.05.2013 are considered to be equivalent to B.E. / B.Tech. Degree holders only with 2 years regular full time Teaching / Industrial experience in the relevant field after successful completion of the course including project work. An experience certificate is to be produced by the candidates. ENTRANCE TEST CENTRES :TANCET - 2020 The entrance test will be held at the following cities: 1. Chennai 2. Coimbatore 3. Chidambaram 4. Dindigul 5. Erode 6. Karaikudi 7. Madurai 8. Nagercoil 9. Salem 10. Thanjavur 11. Tirunelveli 12. Tiruchirappalli 13. Vellore 14. Villupuram 15. Virudhunagar Every effort will be taken to comply with the candidate’s choice for the entrance test centre. However, any other centre may be allotted to few candidates due to reasons like nonavailability of space. n any case, a centre once allotted cannot be changed for any reasons. REGISTRATION FOR ENTRANCE TEST (Only through Online) : Candidates can register through online only by filling-up the application and uploading the same along with a good quality recently taken photograph. ENTRANCE TEST FEE : TANCET - 2020 The Candidates have to pay Rs. 600/- (Rs. 350/- for SC /SCA /ST candidates) towards the entrance test fee for any one of the programmes either 1. M.B.A. (or) 2. M.C.A. (or) 3.M.E/M.Tech. / M.Arch./M.Plan. degree programmes. Candidate registering for more than one programme has to pay Rs. 600/- ( Rs. 300/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu) for each additional programme through online only. HALL TICKET AND MARK SHEET :TANCET - 2020 The Registration Number assigned in the Hall Ticket should be entered at the appropriate place in the admission application form to be filed with the respective admitting authority later. All the candidates should download the hall tickets from the Anna University website.

Steps to be followed for Registration :

  • Click the 'Registration' link in the menu bar.
  • Click the 'Register' link
  • Provide the required information and press 'Next' button.
  • Now you receive a TANCET secret key in your mobile, which you have to retain till you successfully complete the application process.
  • Now login using the credentials, and provide other required details.
  • At the end, you will asked to confirm the details. Kindly verify the details and confirm.
  • Now it takes you to payment page. Do the payment online. However, those who claim fee concession under SC/ST/SCA categories should upload the community certificate before moving to payment page.
  • On successful completion of payment, click 'Status Check' link in the menu bar.
  • Application status can be viewed there.
  • Now, click 'Print Application' button, which generates a copy of the application in pdf format.
  • Take printout of the generated application for your reference only, and not submit this copy to the Centre.
  • Now the process of registration is successfully completed.

Important Note :TANCET - 2020

  • Providing wrong information in the application may lead to disqualifying the candidate from TANCET 2020.
  • Please read the information carefully before filling up the online application form.

Documents and Particulars required for Registration :

  • Unique email-ID and mobile number of the candidate, which will be used for sending OTP and for further communication.
  • Tenth (S.S.L.C) Registration Number and Year of Passing.
  • Plus 2 (Higher Secondary) Registration Number and Year of Passing.
  • A passport photo of good quality either in jpg or in png format. The photo should be full face, front view, with eyes open. The head should be at the centre. The photograph should be in colour and of the size minimum of 2 inch x 2 inch (51 mm x 51 mm).
  • Copy of community certificate in pdf format. (for those who come under SC/ST/SCA categories)
  • Particulars required for online payment.
SYLLABI AND EVALUATION SCHEME : Duration of the Test : 2 Hours. The question paper will have the following sections: i) Quantitative ability ii) Analytical reasoning iii) Logical reasoning iv) Computer awareness A few questions may also be on verbal activity, basic science, etc Questions and Evaluation Scheme :TANCET - 2020


No. of questions

No. of alternative answers

Mark for every correct answer

Max. marks

Negative marks for every wrong answer

Other Points







Multiple shading will be considered as wrong answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced

Note: Marks will not be deducted for the questions left unanswered. IMPORTANT DATE :TANCET - 2020

Commencement of Registration of Application through online only

January 7, 2020 @ 10:00 AM

Last date for Registration of Application

January 31, 2020 @ 5.00 PM

Entrance Test Date

29.02.2020 (10.00 a.m to 12.00 noon)

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