TANCET 2017 : MBA, MCA, ME Admissions in Tamilnadu

TANCET 2017 : MBA, MCA, ME Admissions in Tamilnadu [ Complete Info ]

Updated: March 25th, 2017

Updated: TANCET 2017 entrance exam conducted on March 25th, 26th, 2017 for MBA, MCA & ME/MTech admissions in Tamilnadu.

This year TANCET Application form was opened as only online Registration from Jan 29th to Feb 20th, 2017.

Tamilnadu Common Entrance Test ( TANCET ) is conducted by for P.G courses Admission like MBA, MCA, ME / MTech / MArch / MPlan degree programmes in Anna University & its affiliated colleges all over the state Tamil Nadu .

Notification for TANCET 2017 released in the month of JAN 3rd week 2017 & the Online Registration for the P.G Entrance Exam will commence from same week, expected dates listed for your reference.

Even though, number of students applying for Engineering Admissions ( B.E/BTech ) programme after completing & scoring high on tn plus 2 result decreases, it is opposite in the case of P.G degree which is due to lack of job oppurtunities for U.G complete degree holders.

UPDATE : Due to upcoming assembly elections in TN , the schedule may change from what we’ve given . We’ll update once we get to know .

Many are asking from which college can i get tancet application form ?

TANCET application form for MBA , MCA, M.E , M.Tech admissions will be issued through colleges in all districts as well as through online .

The list will be updated on mykalvi .

TANCET 2017 Important Dates :

  • Online Registration Commences on :January 29, 2017
  • Closing of Online Application Form : February 20, 2017
  • Date of TANCET Exam 2017 : March 25 & 26th 2017
  • TANCET 2017 MBA Exam Date : March 25, 2017 – 10.00 Am to 2.00 Am
  • TANCET 2017 MCA Exam Date : March 25, 2017 – 02.30 PM to 04.30 PM
  • TANCET 2017 ME/MTech/MArch/Mplan exam Date: March 26, 2017 – 10.00am to 12.00PM

Many of you’re asking us in comments, when will tancet registration will commence ? or when will tancet application form be issued ?.

You may get answers about any questions about TANCET from MyKalvi Forum

Students currently doing anna univ 8th sem are also eligible to apply for tancet 2017 entrance exam ,so if you’re planning to do P.G degree, then look for official tancet application form 2016 details here.

Many candidates are asking us the last 5 years question papers for tancet entrance exam 2017 . We’ve already shared some here in MyKalvi.

We will also upload few more tancet prev year question bank collections for your references .

Who Can Apply for TANCET 2017 ?

Anyone interested in pursuing P.G programme may Apply for the TANCET entrance exam but the university has coined eligibility criteria for candidates which is given below,

Eligibility Criteria for TANCET :

MBA : A candidate should have completed BBA or its equivalent degree , students of final semester are also eligible to apply.

MCA : A degree in MCA or its near equivalent degree would be enough to apply for MCA admission .

ME / MTech : Same goes here, candidate should have completed BE, BTech programme & only those in Engineering field can apply for this programme.

Note to Final Year Student : Even though final year students are allowed to Apply for the entrance, it is mandatory that in the time of Admissions or TANCET counselling , only those with Nil Arrears or no standing backlogs will be allowed or called.tancet,tancet entrance exam,tancet 2016

TANCET Score :

As per the norms, the score you obtain from attending the Entrance exam is valid for 1 year .

Also, TANCET score is eligible to apply for Anna university distance education programmes .

Application Fee :

  • For General ( BC / MBC / OBC ): Rs.500
  • For Reserved ( SC / ST / SCA ) : Rs.250

Can i Apply for Both MBA & MCA Entrance ?

Yes, You are allowed to Apply for more than one programme , here’s how it goes,

You May appply for MBA + MCA or MCA + ME, MTech or MBA + ME, MTech

TANCET Admissions Process:

  • Application Scrutiny
  • TANCET Entrance Exam
  • TANCET Results
  • TANCET Cut Off Marks for MBA / MCA / ME, MTech
  • TANCET Counselling

Candidates will be called for Counselling based on the Cut Off Mark ranking . Anna University will update on its website about Daily Seat Vacancy for TANCET counselling 2016 .

TANCET – Other Useful Informations :

TANCET Hall Ticket :

Once the online registration completes, candidate will be issued hall ticket ,if they register Offline, hall ticket should have already been given at the registration venue itself .

TANCET Answer Keys 2017:

Candidate after successfully completing the entrace exam will be able to download TANCET answer keys from private institutes as well as from official site .

We’ll update TANCET entrance exam answer key online

TANCET Results :

Anna university will declare result for tancet entrance exam within the month of May 2017 .

Candidate will be able to check TANCET MBA Results, TANCET MCA Results, TANCET ME, MTech Results by entering Register Number.

TANCET Study Materials :

Keep in mind guys, there are many preparation guides available to buy online or offline.

Don’t omit download previous year tancet question papers or collecting frequently asked tancet entrance questions to prepare well.

You’ll also get revised TANCET Syllabus for all three exams which we’ll share it here for you to download.

Should you need any more info ? Have any queries ? Post your comments, we’ll try to reply as soon as possible .


  1. When will the counselling forms be available and which mark is taken into consideration while ranking? The actual mark or the normalized mark?

  2. Sir, what is the cut-off range for getting GCT, Coimbatore as per TANCET 2015. I’m Mechanical and belongs to BC category. Especially I’m interested in Engineering Design.

  3. Sir, plz.. Let me know some details about the MCA TANCET 2016 online registration date will be extension atleast for only one day….

  4. sir, please let me know that whether my application form has been accepted or not… because during the time of transation there is an error occured and i didnt receive any confirmation notification.. pls do help me..

    • Hi Sam, we expected TANCET application form to be issued in the 2nd week of April 2016. Anyway there is no official news from anna univeristy yet.

    • Hi, there will be list of colleges we’ll update , SO don’t worry . As soon as anna univeristy releases the tancet notification 2016 in couple of days , the process will be started.

  5. When will M.B.A application form will be issued in offline.please tell me the centers for doing the registration.

  6. sir .I have to tell onething too .I am eee department so pls suggest the book for part 1 ,part 2 and part 3 (eee )

  7. Hai sir my name is jemi .I am working now .I want to attend Tancet exam but i dont have time to study and go to entrance class.So can u pls suggest book for study and can u pls tell the last date for apply exactly .can i apply for ME and MBA both?

  8. are you sure the online application opens on 1st week of april? because in some other sites they says the application has closed…

    • There’s no anna university recommended books, but you can buy from Sura, Sakthi Publications. We’ll update the List of Books for tancet entrance exam 2016 soon .

  9. I am doing my final year M.Sc. software engineering (5 years) Integrated Degree Programme,at Manonmaniam Sundaranar University affiliated college,whether I am eligible to attend TANCET entrance exam.

    • tancet entrance exam date 2016 will be updated here Tamil Vanan. We’re expecting it around May 1st week 2016 .

      Thanks. :)