Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA) examination takes place every year. Candidates from the science background in their 10+2 level are eligible to appear for this examination. Candidates who have physics, chemistry and mathematics are allowed to sit for this examination. This examination is generally taken to sort out the good and eligible candidates who are capable enough to pursue their carrier in engineering.
Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA) is under the Anna University located in Chennai. The successful candidates will be able to get chance for studying engineering in Government and Government aided colleges. There are various streams of engineering available in the colleges that are under the affiliation of the Anna University like- electronics and communication engineering, civil engineering, computer science, electrical and electronics etc.
The application form for the exam is generally given in the month of May. This entrance examination is meant mainly for the Tamil Nadu students but some reservation is there for the candidates from other states of India. The evaluation of the candidates is done on the marks secured by them in physics, chemistry and mathematics in the entrance examination.
The distribution of the marks is done in following way:
- Mathematics- 100
- Physics – 50
- Chemistry – 50
There is a cut off marks selected by the examination board. The candidates who used to get marks above the cut off marks are selected. After that the ranking of the successful candidates are declared. Candidates will get admission in different colleges depending on the merit list. They will get chance in the different streams based on their ranks. Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA) is an easy way to get the meritorious students who are eligible to study the engineering course. There are about 1, 37,800 seats available for engineering students in each batch. Again some extra seats will be added. After completion of the engineering students most of the candidates get jobs through campus interview. This is one of the reasons why there is a craze for studying engineering nowadays. That is why lakhs of students used to appear in this entrance examination every year.
Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA) is one of the best and toughest entrance examinations in India for studying engineering degree course. In this examination the result of 10+2 also plays a significant role. Some of the self sponsored engineering colleges present in Tamil Nadu. Candidates can get chance in those institutions through the same entrance examination.