Anna University publishes the counselling schedule along with the rank list. Candidates who have successfully submitted the online counselling registration form are able to attend the TANCET MAB counselling session. You need to carry the call letter while appearing for the counselling session. After the counselling, listed candidates are allotted seats in one of the participating institutes of the state of Tamil Nadu.

The counselling list is based on the ranks of the qualified candidates who have appeared in the TANCET MBA exam. After each round of counselling, you can check the seat vacancy status of each participating institutes. Based on the number of vacant seats, the number of counselling rounds is decided by the conducting officials.

Counselling Process

  1. TANCET Exam

  2. Online Application Registration and Submission

  3. Publication of Rank List

  4. Download Call Letter

  5. Attend Counselling

  6. Counselling Schedule

Important Documents Required

  • Printed online application of counselling
  • Score Card 
  • Hall Ticket
  • Copy of mark sheets of Class X, Class XII, all semesters of Bachelor’s Degree
  • Provisional/Degree Certificate
  • Permanent Community Card (except other (OC) candidates)
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile certificate (if applicable)
  • Certificate from District Medical Board for Differently Abled candidates (if Applicable)
  • Nativity Certificate if required
  • Self-addressed stamped envelope for counselling call letter
  • A self-addressed stamped acknowledgement card

How to Fill TANCET MBA Counselling Registration Form

  • Visit the Official website of Directorate of Technical Education, Tamil Nadu.

  • Click on tab ‘Register Online Application’.

  •  Fill all the mandatory fields marked in red colour.

  •  Select the course type for which a candidate is applying for: MBA / MCA option.

  • Valid email address and mobile number of candidates are required for further communication. DTE Tamil Nadu will send password details to the email address and mobile number.

  • Provide a valid TANCET Number and normalised marks.

  • After filling up the form, click in ‘Submit’ tab.

  • After successful submission of application, you will get login details in the email address and mobile number provided. Print your application and print address label right after application submission or use login details to login into the system and print it later.

Selection and Admission Procedure

The selection is made on the basis of the marks obtained in the entrance test. If there is a tie while preparing the rank list, the candidates are ranked as per following inter-se merit rules:

  • The average percentage of marks from first semester or year to N-1 semesters or years in the qualifying Degree examination where N is the total number of semesters or years in the qualifying examination.

  • Date of Birth (Candidates elder will be given preference).

  • The average percentage of marks from first semester or year to (N-n) semesters or years in the qualifying degree examination and n varies for 2 to N-1 for consecutive levels of tie-breaking (Candidates with higher percentage will be ranked above).

  • Applicants need to produce the graduation or Bachelor’s Degree mark sheet and Pass Certificates during counselling procedure.

  • Candidates are informed that the allotment given in the counselling is only provisional. In accordance with rules prescribed for admission, if they are found ineligible on actual verification of original certificates by the Principal / Directorate of Technical Education, they cannot claim any right for admission or continuation of study at whatever stage of study they may be.