The authorized body for conducting the TANCET test is Anna University, Chennai. This exam is mandatory for getting admission in postgraduate courses like MBA, MCA, ME, MTech, M.Arch and M.Plan. The test is of two hours duration. It is an objective type exam with 100 questions having four options. Negative marking is there for wrong answers.
Eligibility For TANCET:
MBA Eligibility: For applying to the MBA Degree Programme, the candidate must have a recognized Bachelor’s degree from any discipline in the 10+2+3/4 pattern or 10+3(Diploma)+3 pattern.
MCA Eligibility: For applying to the MCA Degree Programme, the candidate must have a recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration (10+2+3 years pattern) with Mathematics at +2 level or must have a recognized Bachelor’s degree with Mathematics/Statistics as one of the subjects, of three years duration
Statistics may include subjects like Business Mathematics, Business statistics, Numerical and Statistical Methods, Algorithm and Numerical Methods, Probability and Statistics, Algebra and Probability Mathematics, Quantitative Techniques, Engineering Mathematics, Computer Oriented Numerical Methods, Mathematics for Management, Operations Research, Discrete Mathematics, Computational Methods, Bio-Statistics, Allied Mathematics, Allied Basic Mathematics, Algebra- Analytical 3-D geometry and Trigonometry, Quantitative Methods of Business, Business Statistics and Operation Research.
M.E./M.Tech/M.Arch./M.Plan Eligibility: For applying to the M.E./M.Tech/M.Arch./M.Plan, the candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in B.E./B.Tech/B.Arch/B.Plan.
Candidates who are appearing for the final year or the final semester of the above qualifying exams can also apply for TANCET.
Acceptance of the application forms does not imply right to admission in any of the institutions offering the above courses. The final decision of eligibility of a candidate rests with the admitting authority.
Candidates from other states can also apply for the test, but the admitting authority will fix the eligibility conditions.