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TANCET 2018 Exam Pattern

TANCET 2018 MBA / MCA /  M.Tech. / M.E. / M.Arch. / M.Plan Exam Pattern

S.No.CourseDuration of the TestSyllabi
1M.B.A2 hoursThe question paper will have sections toevaluate the candidate’s ability to identify critically the data and apply the data to business decisions from given typical business situations.evaluate the skill of the candidate in answering questions based on the passages in the comprehension.evaluate the skill on solving mathematical problems at graduate level including those learnt in plus two or equivalent level.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.test the knowledge on written English with questions on errors in usage, grammar, punctuation and the like.
2M.C.A2 hoursThe question paper will have the following sections:i)   Quantitative ability   ii)   Analytical reasoningiii)    Logical reasoning    iv)  Computer awarenessA few questions may also be on verbal activity, basic science, etc.
3M.E./M.Tech./ M.Arch./ M.Plan.2 hoursThe question paper will have three parts.Part-I and Part-II are compulsory and under Part-III the candidates have to answer the section which has been chosen at the time of registration. If a candidate appears for different section, Part – III will not be evaluated.The syllabi for the entrance test are available in the official website of www.annauniv.edu. The questions will be set at undergraduate level.

Questions and Evaluation Scheme 2018

S.No.CourseNo. of questionsNo. of alternative answersMark for every correct answerMax. marksNegative marks for every wrong answerOther Points
1MBA100411001 / 3Multiple shading will be considered as wrong answer and 1 / 3 mark will be reduced.
2MCA100411001 / 3Multiple shading will be considered as wrong answer and 1 / 3 mark will be reduced.
3M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch / M.Plan
Part - I2041201 / 3Multiple shading will be considered as wrong answer and 1 / 3 mark will be reduced.
Part – II35*41201 / 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 – III6041601 / 3Multiple 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.

TANCET 2018 Exam Centers

Tamilnadu Common Entrance Test will be held at the following cities

S.NoCentres
1Chennai
2Coimbatore
3Chidambaram
4Dindigul
5Erode
6Karaikudi
7Madurai
8Nagercoil
9Salem
10Thanjavur
11Tirunelveli
12Tiruchirappalli
13Vellore
14Villupuram
15Virudhunagar

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. In any case, a centre once allotted cannot be changed for any reasons.