Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (popularly known as TANCET) is an entrance examination for admission into professional post-graduate programmes like MBA, MCA, and M.E. / M.Tech / M.Arch / M.Plan programmes across various Government / Private universities / Institutes in Tamil Nadu. Every year, thousands of candidates appear for TANCET for admission into a good number of colleges for these courses in Tamil Nadu. TANCET is usually conducted by Anna University on behalf of the Tamil Nadu Government. Though there has been some confusion this year regarding the same, it has been clarified that Anna University will be conducting the exam.
As per the official website of Anna University, TANCET 2019 for MBA and MCA programmes will be conducted on 22nd June 2019 and for M.E. / M.Tech / M.Arch / M.Plan programmes it will be conducted on 23rd June 2019. A candidate should have a valid email id and mobile number to complete the registration process for TANCET 2019.
For the past many years, TANCET (MBA) has had five sections with each section usually having 20 questions. Each question is followed by four answer choices, with each correct answer fetching one mark and a wrong answer carrying a penalty of one-third of a mark.