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Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions [TNEA] 2019

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About TNEA 2019:

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) 2019 is conducted by Anna University. TNEA is conducted every year by the University for Admission to undergraduate level courses available at various engineering colleges of the State. The candidates for admission to engineering colleges will be selected on the basis of their performance in class 12 board or equivalent exam. The candidates will be required to complete their admission with the process of counselling and submission of their documents.
TNEA is the key through which more than 1.5 lakh Engineering students get enrolled into the engineering colleges of Tamil Nadu. Their admission happens through a single window counselling. The courses offered through TNEA are B.Tech and B.E. These courses occur for 4 academic years, which constitutes of 8 semesters. There is also a Sandwich course, B.E., which occurs for 5 academic years. It constitutes of 10 semesters.
The common application form of TNEA seeks admission to the University Departments and the Constituent Colleges of Anna University, Government and Government Aided Engineering Colleges and for the seats surrendered by Self–Financing Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu under Unified Single Window Admission System for Indian Nationals.

Event                                                                    Date

Announcement of official notification    April 29, 2019

Availability of application form                   May 3, 2019

Last date of submitting the application form        May 30, 2019

Publication date of merit/rank list            First week of June 2019

Single window counselling                           Last week of June 2019

Date of Examination 01 June 2019
Time of Examination 9:00 PM
Examination Fees Rs. General- 500/- SC/ST - 250/-
Eligibility criteria for TNEA 2019:

The University decides the eligibility criteria for candidates appearing for this examination. The eligibility criteria for the candidates are given below:

The eligibility criteria for the candidate is to have passed 12th board exam or equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
Those who have cleared their 12th grades from outside the state must attach a Nativity Certificate only in electronic form/digitally signed e-Certificate to cover-up all the eligibility criteria.
Candidates applying for TNEA 2019 must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects in their 12th or equivalent exam.
Shortlisting and seat allotment of the candidates who have to fulfil the eligibility criteria for TNEA 2019  will be done on the basis of their marks in class 11th and class 12th.
All the applicants must have passed the 10+2 Examination, however, their minimum required percentages are different.
Those applying against the General Quota must have secured 50%. Those applying against the Backward Class Quota must have secured 45%. Those applying against the MBC, DNC, SC/SCA/ST Quotas must have secured 40%.
If the applicants have failed to satisfy the eligibility conditions, they should have passed in Related Subjects, Vocational Theory and Practical put together.
For B.E./B.Tech. applicants, the vocational subjects are General Machinist, Electrical Machines and Appliances, Electronic Equipment, Draughtsman Civil, Auto Mechanic and Textile Technology as the eligibility condition.
Rounding of marks and normalised marks will not be considered for eligibility.
Those candidates who qualify for admission need to provide the original and a photocopy of the documents.
Starting date of registration 03 May 2019
Last date of registration 30 May 2019
Syllabus for TNEA 2019:

The syllabus for the examination consists of Maths, Physics and Chemistry of 10+2 level. The subjects are mentioned on the admit card as well according to the course taken by the candidate who has fulfilled the eligibility criteria. The detailed syllabus is as follows:

  • Electrostatics.
  • Current Electricity.
  • Magnetic Effects of Electric Current and Magnetism.
  • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current.
  • Optics.
  • Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Optics.
  • Atomic and Nuclear Physics.
  • Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter.
  • Semiconductor Devices and their Applications.
  • Atomic Structure.
  • p, d and f – Block Elements.
  • Coordination Chemistry and Solid State Chemistry.
  • Thermodynamics.
  • Chemical Equilibrium and Chemical Kinetics.
  • Electrochemistry.
  • Isomerism in Organic Compounds.
  • Alcohols and Ethers.
  • Carbonyl Compounds.
  • Carboxylic Acids and their derivatives.
  • Organic Nitrogen Compounds.
  • Biomolecules.
  • Applications of Matrices and Determinants
  • Complex Numbers
  • Analytical Geometry of two dimensions
  • Vector Algebra
  • Analytical Geometry of Three Dimensions
  • Differential Calculus
  • Integral Calculus and its Applications
  • Differential Equations
  • Probability Distributions
  • Discrete Mathematics
Mode of application
Application process for TNEA 2019:

The filing of form for TNEA begins from the first week of May 2019. The candidate can login to the official website. Candidates who have satisfied the eligibility criteria need to fill the form online and send it via post to Secretary along with the requisite documents.

The process of application for TNEA will last from the last week of May 2019
The candidates are advised to refer to the exam pattern, syllabus and counselling details as well.

The registration process for TNEA involves:

Visit the official website and fill in your name, date of birth, gender and email id.
Click the Proceed button.
Fill in the personal and education details.
Note the Application number.
Payment of fees through Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card or Demand Draft.
Important documents for TNEA:

The candidate who has covered-up all the eligibility criteria is required to attach photocopies of following documents:

Candidate’s Class 10th Mark Sheet
Candidate’s Class 12th Mark Sheet
Candidate’s Transfer Certificate, issued by the school
Demand draft, if applicable
Permanent Community Certificate Card for candidates belonging to ST, SC, SCA, MBC & DNC, BC and BCM
Class XII Admit Card
Nativity Certificate, if applicable(in electronic form/digitally signed e-Certificate)
First Graduate Certificate and First Graduate Joint Declaration, if applicable
Sri Lankan Tamil Refugee certificate, if applicable
Relevant certificates for children of Ex-Serviceman / Freedom Fighter / Differently Abled Person and Eminent Sports Persons, if applicable.
Payment of fee for TNEA:

The candidate who has fulfilled the eligibility criteria can pay the fees through the following methods:

The Application fees for the examination is Rs. 500/- for general category.
The application fees for candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ SCA category is Rs. 250/-
The applicant can pay the fees through: Net banking, Debit card, Credit card, Demand draft.
Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions [TNEA] 2019 scores Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions [TNEA] 2019
List of institutes accepting

Participating Colleges through TNEA:

  • Academy of Maritime Education and Training, Kancheepuram
  • Indian Maritime University, Kancheepuram
  • Periyar Maniammai University- School of Architecture, Engineering and Technology, Thanjavur
  • Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute University- Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Chennai
  • Vinayaka Mission's University- Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Salem
  • Vels University - School of Engineering, Chennai
  • Noorul Islam College of Engineering, Kumaracoil
  • PRIST University, Thanjavur
  • VIT University, Vellore
  • Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore
  • Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
  • College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai
  • Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore
  • Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai
  • Government College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • St. Joseph's College of Engineering, Chennai
  • Adhiyamaan College of Engineering, Hosur
  • PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • Adhiparasakthi Engineering College,
  • Kancheepuram Amrita Institute of Computer Technology, Chennai
  • Kongu Engineering College, Erode
  • Easwari Engineering College, Chennai
  • Sona College of Technology, Salem
  • Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore
  • Velammal Engineering College, Chennai
  • Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute, Coimbatore
  • Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Erode

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