TANCET : TAMIL NADU COMMON ENTRANCE TEST 2017 FOR ADMISSION TO MBA EXAMINATION (ANNA UNIVERSITY)
Conducting institute – Anna University
Exam mode – Offline
Exam type – State level
Courses offered – MBA
Exam level – Postgraduate
TANCET Schedule dates for MBA 2017
|Event||Date (Tentative based on Previous years)|
|Beginning of online/offline registration||1st week of April 2017|
|Last date of registration through internet||3rd week of April 2017|
|Receipt of applications through internet||3rd week of April 2017|
|Last date of applications in offline mode||4th week of April 2017|
|Last date of spot registrations at Chennai center||4th April 2017|
|Issue of Main hall ticket||2nd week of May 2017|
|Issue of duplicate hall ticket in Chennai coordinating centers||2nd week of May 2017|
|Exam date||3rd week of May 2017|
|Result declaration||June 2017|
TANCET MBA 2017 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates before applying for the test must ensure that the following eligibility criteria is met by them.
The candidate must possess a recognised Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration passed an aggregate score of 50% (45% for SC/ST candidates).
10+2+3 years pattern
10+3 years Diploma +3 years pattern
(i) 10+2+AMIE* or 10+3 years diploma (awarded by the State Board of Technical Education) + AMIE
The candidates with degree obtained without studying 10th, 12th Std. or 3 years degree programme are not eligible.
TANCET MBA 2017 Application Fee
The candidates interested in applying for the test will have to pay an application fee of Rs. 500 (Rs. 250 for SC/SCA/ST candidates) to complete the application process. Fee can be paid in cash or DD drawn in favor of ‘The Secretary, TANCET, Anna University,’ payable at Chennai, obtained from any Nationalised Bank.
TANCET MBA 2017 Application Form
The candidates eligible for appearing in the test can apply for the test either in online or offline mode. Both the modes have been detailed below.
Requisite documents need to be enclosed along with application form
Copy of class X or equivalent mark sheet
Copy of class XII mark sheet or 3 years diploma certificate
DD of the fee amount
Self-attested copy of the permanent community certificate (card format) issued by the competent authority of Government of Tamil Nadu (for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu) for availing fee concession
The candidates interested in filling the TANCET MBA Application Form 2017 in person can purchase the application form from the coordinating centers. Such candidates can pay the application fee in cash or DD. Along with the form, the candidates will also be required to submit necessary documents as mentioned above.
The candidates can register for TANCET MBA 2017 via internet by filling-in and submitting an online application form. Such candidates will be required to fill the details completely in the form and upload a scanned image of recent photograph. Then submit the form and download the same. Send this form along with the requisite documents as mentioned above to the conducting authority of the test. Candidates have to visit the official website of exam and log in.
The candidates must send the filled in online application form along with necessary documents by speed post or courier at the following address:
The Secretary, TANCET,
Centre for Entrance Examinations, Anna University,
Chennai – 600 025.
TANCET MBA 2017 Admit Card
The TANCET MBA Hall Ticket will be issued immediately after the registration in person. The candidates who would have applied online and sent the application form in post will be issued the hall ticket in online mode. The candidates who have submitted the application form in person will be issued admit card at the coordination center. The admit card is an important document. For appearing in the test and for seeking entry into the test center, the candidates will need the admit card. Without furnishing the same, no entry will be permitted. Also, the candidates must keep their admit card safe till the conclusion of the admission process.
TANCET MBA 2017 Exam Pattern
The candidates will get 2 hours to attempt the test. The question paper will have a total of 100 questions. There will be questions for evaluating the candidate’s ability to identify critically the data, skill of the candidate in answering questions based on the passages in the comprehension, skill on solving mathematical problems at graduate level including those learnt in plus two or equivalent level. There will be questions based on data sufficiency and questions for testing the knowledge on written English..
For every correct answer marked by the candidate, 1 mark will be awarded. 1/3rd marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer marked by the candidates. Multiple shading will also be considered as wrong answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced for same.
TANCET MBA 2017 Test Centers
The entrance test will be held at the following cities –
TANCET MBA 2017 Result
The result of the test will most likely be declared in June 2017. The TANCET MBA Result will be announced online and will be available at the official website of Anna University. For checking the result online and downloading the online mark sheet, candidates will need their TANCET MBA Roll Number and Date of Birth. Within 10 days of the result declaration, the mark sheets will be dispatched to the candidates to the address given in the application. The mark sheet should be produced at the time of admission. In case the mark sheet gets misplaced, the candidates can get a duplicate mark sheet issued on payment of Rs. 100. This payment must be made in the form of a DD. This DD along a written request for issuance of duplicate mark sheet must send to the Anna University.
TANCET MBA 2017 Counselling Process
After the result declaration of TANCET MBA 2017, Anna University will conduct the counseling in July 2017. Through counseling, the candidates will be shortlisted and selected for granting MBA admission. The candidates will be required to register separately for participating in the counseling, as and when the registration for TANCET MBA Counselling will commence. Applications for participation in counselling must be sent along with all the relevant certificates, counselling fee and TANCET scorecard to the Anna University. Venue of the counselling will be the university itself.
TANCET MBA 2017 Counselling Fee
To register for the TANCET MBA 2017 Counselling, the candidates will be required to pay Rs. 5300 (Rs. 1150 for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu). The fee can be paid in cash or DD, drawn in favor of “The Secretary, TANCA, Anna University” payable at Chennai. This fee includes a non-refundable counselling fee of Rs.300 (Rs.150 for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu).