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Anna University TANCET Entrance Exam 2016
Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test ( TANCET ) is conducted by TNSF – Consortium ( Consortium of Self – Financing Professional, Arts and Science Colleges in Tamil Nadu ). The Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test is conducted for the candidates who are willing to do MBA, MCA, ME, MTech courses available in the listed colleges coming under the TNSF – Consortium in the management quota seats.
TANCET 2016 Entrance Exam
Anna University invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to MBA, MCA, M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan. Programs through Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test TANCET 2016.
M.B.A. & M.C.A. Degree Programs offered at the following colleges :
 University Departments of Anna University, Chennai – 25 and Anna University Regional offices and University Colleges of Engineering.
 Government & Government Aided Engineering Colleges and Arts & Science Colleges.and
 Self – financing Colleges ( Engineering, Arts & Science Colleges / including stand – alone Institutions ) Under Government Quota and seats voluntarily surrendered by the Self – financing Colleges in Tamilnadu for admission through Single – Window System.
Other Universities functioning under the state Act in Tamilnadu and self – financing colleges ( Engineering
Colleges, Arts & Science Colleges / including stand – alone Institutions ) may also opt to admit the candidates on the basis of the Tamilnadu Common Entrance Test 2016.
M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan. Degree Programs offered at the following Colleges :
 University Departments of Anna University, Chennai – 25, Anna University Regional offices and
University Colleges of Engineering.  Government & Government Aided Engineering Colleges and Arts & Science Colleges and
 Self – financing Colleges ( Engineering, Arts & Science Colleges / including standalone Institutions ) under Government Quota and seats voluntarily surrendered by the Selffinancing Colleges in Tamilnadu for admission through Single – Window System.
Other Universities functioning under the state Act in Tamilnadu and selffinancing colleges ( Engineering Colleges, Arts & Science Colleges / including standalone Institutions ) may also opt to admit the candidates on the basis of the Tamilnadu Common Entrance Test 2016.
TANCET 2016 Eligibility Criteria
Sl. No  Course  Eligibility 
1  M.B.A.  A pass in a recognised Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration and obtained at least 50 % ( 45% in the case of candidates belonging to reserved category ) in the qualifying degree examination.

2  M.C.A.  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.

M.C.A. Lateral Entry  A pass in a recognised Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in BCA, B.Sc. (Computer Science / Information Technology) 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.


3  M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan.  a. A pass in a recognised Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the relevant field and obtained atleast 50 % ( 45 % in the case of candidates belonging to reserved category ) in the qualifying degree examination.
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* Candidates with Section ‘A’ & ‘B’ certificates ( A.M.I.E. ) and other similar certificates of professional bodies viz. Aeronautical Society of India etc., recognized by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India and enrolled before 31.5.2013 are considered to be equivalent to B.E. / B.Tech. Degree holders, only with 2 years regular full time experience in the relevant field after successful completion of the course including project work. An experience certificate is to be produced by the candidates. 
 Candidates admitted through Lateral Entry in degree courses are not eligible except, B.E. / B.Tech. and MCA degree courses.
 Candidates with B.E. / B.Tech. degree obtained through Distance / Weekend mode are not eligible.
 Candidates with degree obtained without studying 10th, 12th Std. or 3 years degree program are not eligible.
Candidates appearing for the final semester / year of examination of the said qualifying degree course except AMIE during April / May 2016 may also apply for TANCET 2016.
Acceptance of a person as a candidate for writing the entrance test does not confer on the person, the right of equivalent eligibility for admission to any of the above courses. The decision on the eligibility for admission to a course entirely rests with the admitting authority offering the courses.
Other State Candidates can also appear for the entrance test, but the eligibility conditions will be stipulated by the admitting authority / University.
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TANCET 2016 Exam Centers
Tamilnadu Common Entrance Test will be held at the following cities :
 Chennai
 Coimbatore
 Chidambaram
 Dindigul
 Erode
 Karaikudi
 Madurai
 Nagercoil
 Salem
 Thanjavur
 Tirunelveli
 Tiruchirappalli
 Vellore
 Villupuram
 Virudhunagar.
Note : 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 non – availability of space. n any case, a centre once allotted cannot be changed for any reasons.
TANCET 2016 Application Form
Candidates can register through online only by fillingup the application and uploading the same along with a good quality recently taken photograph.
TANCET 2016 Entrance Test Fee
The Candidates have to pay 500/ ( [rupeep 250/ for SC / SCA / ST candidates ) towards the entrance test fee for any one of the programs either 1. MBA (or) 2. MCA (or) 3. ME / MTech / MArch / MPlan degree programs.
A candidate applying for more than one program has to pay 500/ ( 250/ for SC / SCA / ST candidates belonging to Tamilnadu ) for each additional program through online only.
TANCET 2016 Hall Ticket & Mark Sheet
The Registration Number assigned in the Hall Ticket should be entered at the appropriate place in the admission TANCET application form to be filed with the respective admitting authority later.
All the candidates shall download the hall tickets from the Anna University website.
City  Centre for the Enquiry Office  Date & Time (10:00 AM to 5:00 PM ) 
Chennai  Centre for Entrance Examinations, Anna University, Chennai – 25. 
9th June, 2016 & 10th June, 2016 
1. Hall Ticket should be produced at the time of Entrance Test and also at the time of Admission. If the hall ticket is lost after the test, a duplicate hall ticket can be obtained on payment of 100/ in the form of a Demand Draft, with a written request to The Secretary, TANCET, Anna University, Chennai – 600 025, indicating the Registration No. / Application No. and the name of the Examination Centre.
2. Mark sheets shall be downloaded from the website by the candidates within 10 days from the date of publication of results of the entrance test. The mark sheet should be produced at the time of admission. If the mark sheet is lost, a duplicate mark sheet can be obtained on payment of 100/ in the form of a Demand Draft, with a written request to the following address :
The Secretary, TANCET, Anna University,
Chennai – 600 025.
3. Payment for duplicate Hall Ticket/Mark Sheet should be made in the form of a Demand Draft obtained from any Nationalised Bank drawn in favour of The Secretary, TANCET, Anna University, Chennai, payable at Chennai.
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TANCET 2016 Exam Pattern
TANCET 2016 MBA Exam Pattern
Duration of the TANCET MBA Entrance Test : 2 Hours.
TANCET MBA Question Paper will have sections :
 To evaluate the candidate’s ability to identify critically the data and apply the data to business decisions from given typical business situations.
 To evaluate the skill of the candidate in answering questions based on the passages in the comprehension.
 To evaluate the skill on solving mathematical problems at graduate level ( including those learnt in plus two or equivalent level ).
 To test on determining data sufficiency for answering certain questions using the given data and the knowledge of Mathematics and use of day – to – day facts.
 To test the knowledge on written English with questions on errors in usage, grammar, punctuation and the like.
TANCET 2016 MCA Exam Pattern
Duration of the TANCET MCA Entrance Test 2016 : 2 Hours.
TANCET 2016 MCA Question Paper will have the following sections :
 Quantitative Ability
 Analytical reasoning
 Logical reasoning
 Computer awareness
A few questions may also be there on Verbal Activity, Basic Science etc.
TANCET 2016 M.Tech. / M.E. / M.Arch. / M.Plan Exam Pattern
Duration of the TANCET M.Tech. / M.E. / M.Arch. / M.Plan Entrance Test : 2 Hours.
TANCET 2016 ME / MTech Question Paper will have three parts :
 Part – I and Part – II are compulsory and under Part – III the candidates have to answer the which has been chosen at the time of registration. If a candidate appears for a different section, Part – III will not be evaluated. TANCET 2016 Syllabus for M.E., M.Tech., M.Arch & M.Plan
Questions and Evaluation Scheme 2016
Sl.No.  Course  No.of questions 
No. of alternative answers  Mark for every correct answer  Max.marks  Negative marks for every wrong answer  Other Points 
1  MBA  100  4  1  100  1/3  Multiple shading will be considered as wrong answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced. 
2  MCA  100  4  1  100  1/3  Multiple shading will be considered as wrong answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced 
3  M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch / M.Plan  
Part – I  20  4  1  20  1/3  Multiple shading will be considered as wrong answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced.  
Part – II  35*  4  1  20  1/3  *All the correct answers upto 20 will be awarded marks and all the wrong answers shall be taken into consideration for awarding negative marks. Multiple shading will be considered as wrong answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced.  
Part – III  60  4  1  60  1/3  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.
Normalisation of Marks for M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan
The entrance test question paper for M.E./ M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan. will have two common parts namely, Part – I Engineering Mathematics and Part – II Basic Engineering & Sciences and Part – III meant for different disciplines. On evaluation, the mean (m) mark and the standard deviation (s) of raw marks (r) may vary from discipline to discipline under Part – III. Marks will be normalised using the formula
Normalised marks = 40 + ( 10/s ) ( r – m )
This gives the relative ranking of the candidate in any discipline.
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TANCET 2016 Syllabus for M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan. Degree Programs
Part I : Engineering Mathematics ( Common to all Candidates )
i) Determinants and Matrices : Solving system of equations – Rank of the Matrix – Eigenvalues and eigenvectors – Reduction of quadratic form to canonical form.
ii) Calculus and Differential Equations : Partial derivatives – Jacobians – Taylor’s expansion – Maxima and Minima. Linear ordinary differential equations with constant coefficients – Simultaneous first order linear equations with constant coefficients. Formation of partial differential equation ( PDE ) – Solution of first order PDE – Solution of linear higher order PDE with constant coefficients.
iii) Vector Calculus : Double and triple integrations and their applications – Gradient, Divergence, Curl and Laplacian – Green’s, Gauss divergence and Stroke’s theorem.
iv) Functions of Complex Variables and Complex Integration : Analytic functions – Conformal Mapping – Bilinear transformation – Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula – Taylor and Laurent Series – Singularities – Residues – Residue theorem and its applications.
v) Transforms : Laplace Transform – Inverse transforms – Application to solution of linear ordinary differential equations with constant coefficients. Fourier integral theorem – Fourier transform pair – Sine and Cosine transforms. transform – Inverse Z–transform – Solution of difference equations using Z– transform.
vi) Numerical Methods : Solution of linear system by direct and iterative methods – Interpolation and approximation – Numerical Differentiation and Integration – Solving Ordinary Differential Equations.
vii) Applied Probability : Probability and Random variables – Standard Discrete and Continuous distribution – Moments – Moment generating function and their properties. TwoDimensional Random Variables – Covariance – Correlation and Regression.
Part – II : Basic Engineering & Sciences ( Common to all Candidates )
i) Applied Mechanics : Law of Mechanics – Lame’s theorem – Forces, Moments and Couples – Displacement, velocity and Acceleration – Friction – Moment of Inertia.
ii) Mechanical Engineering : Laws of thermodynamics – Open and closed systems – Equation of state – Heat and Work.
iii) Physics : Sound – Latices – Ultrasonic flaw detector – Xray radiography – Interference Fringes – Planck’s quantum theory – Laser and Fibre Optics.
iv) Material Science : Fracture – Magnetic and Dielectric materials – Conductor and Semi conductor materials – Ceramic and Super conductor materials.
v) Civil Engineering : Fluid Statics and Dynamics – Boundary Layer – Pumps and Turbines – Environmental Pollution.
vi) Electrical Engineering : Ohm’s law – Kirchoff’s law – A.C. circuits – D.C. machines – Transformers – Synchronous machines – Instrumentation.
vii) Computers : Computer organisation – Architecture – Arrays – Pointers – User defined function – C program.
viii) Chemistry : Adsorption – Chromatography – Chemical kinetics – Electrochemistry – Spectroscopy – Fuels and Combustion.
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TANCET 2016 Results
TANCET 2016 Exam Date
Tamilnadu Common Entrance Test will be conducted on 11th June, 2016 & 12th June, 2016.
TANCET 2016 Result
Tamilnadu Common Entrance Test 2016 Results likely to be declared in the month of June, 2016.
Email Registration for Tamilnadu Common Entrance Test Results 2016
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TANCET 2016 Counselling
Tamil Nadu MBA and MCA Professional Degree Courses Counselling start from June, 2016 to July, 2016.Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test ( TANCET ) 2016 Entrance Exam will be conducted on 11th June, 2016 & 12th June, 2016 by Anna University.
Tamil Nadu MBA MCA Counseling 2016 Scheduled Dates will be published soon on Anna University Website www.annauniv.edu
TANCET 2016 Counselling based on Candidates TANCET Rank wise. TANCET 2016 Rank List scheduled to be announced after the results.
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TANCET 2016 Important Dates
Event  Date 
Commencement of Registration of Application through online only  2nd May, 2016 
Last date for Registration of Application  21st May, 2016 
TANCET 2016 MCA Entrance Test  11th June, 2016 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon 
TANCET 2016 MBA Entrance Test  11th June, 2016 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM 
TANCET 2016 M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan. Entrance Test  12th June, 2016 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon 
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