• Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test
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20 Mar 2022to23 Mar 2022

TANCET Overview

26 Aug 2021 14:46:48 PM

TANCET is a state level MBA entrance test conducted by Anna University. Know complete information about TANCET 2021 exam including syllabus, exam analysis and important dates here.

Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) is a state level MBA Entrance exam conducted by Anna University for admission to post graduate courses. Through this exam, thousands of MBA aspirants seek admission in the MBA programmes run by Anna University in the state of Tamil Nadu. In 2021, the TANCET entrance exam will be conducted on March 20, 2021 for the aspirants across various test centers in the country. Over 100 institutes accept TANCET scores secured by the admission seekers.


Candidates appearing for TANCET 2021 exam must make careful note of the eligibility criteria ascertained by the university. This is the most important aspect that enables the exam aspirant to decide whether he/she can appear for the exam or not. To qualify for appearing in the TANCET exam, one must hold Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration and at least 50 per cent overall percentage at the graduate level. Candidates appearing in the final year of the graduation course are also eligible to appear for TANCET exam.

Also Read: Detailed Eligibility Criteria


TANCET has a single application form for all the participating institutes. All the MBA aspirants are required to fill the form by choosing their preferred course in the registration form. The applications forms for the exam are usually released in January annually. Interested and eligible candidates need to register for the TANCET MBA exam through official website only and thereafter the form must be submitted via ONLINE mode only. After submitting the form, hard copy of TANCET registration form needs to be sent to the Secretary along with a demand draft (fee payment can be made through DD only).

Also Read: How to Apply for TANCET


Exam pattern plays a vital role in driving the preparations of exams such as Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET). TANCET is a pen and paper based test that is conducted in the time frame of 2-hours. Exam takers will get a multiple choice questions based test wherein there are five sections. The exam comprises of 100 questions to test the knowledge of the aspirants. 

Also Read: Detailed TANCET Exam Pattern


TANCET MBA Exam aims to test the knowledge of the MBA Aspirants in a way that it can be applied in the business environment. Keeping this aspect in focus, Anna University has designed the syllabus of TANCET exam with great precision. Topics from all the three subjects namely English, quantitative aptitude and data sufficiency will surely put the academic knowledge and professional capacity of the candidates to test.

Also Read: Detailed TANCET Syllabus


TANCET MBA exam is conducted in five test centers of Tamil Nadu. When filling the exam, it is important that the applicants must be aware of the available test center locations. If the test center is available near your vicinity, then at the time of filling the TANCET MBA registration form choose the most convenient locations to save on the travelling efforts. Nevertheless the exam conducting authority holds the final right to allocate the exam center.

Also Read: List of TANCET Exam Centers


Admit card is one of the most important documents in the MBA entrance exams. For an exam taker, it is very important to carry this document to the examination hall. Those candidates who successfully submit their application form with in the stipulated time frame can download the admit card from the official website of Anna University. The admit card will contain all the necessary information pertaining to details of candidates, date, time and address of test venue. TANCET MBA admit card is released generally in the month of March every year i.e. 7 days before the exam date.

Also Read: How to download TANCET Admit Card


TANCET MBA exam result is generally released in the month of April by Anna University. The result is declared on the official website for all the candidates. Exam takers can check the result using their login id and password. After the release of the results, a rank list is made available that ascertains rank of each candidate. On the basis of the rank secured by the candidates, they are called for counselling and institutes are allotted as per the preference of the admission seeker and availability of seats in the desired institute.

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TANCET exam is a gateway to more than 100 institutes that run MBA programmes in Tamil Nadu. All the B-Schools under Anna University accept TANCET score to grant admission to the MBA aspirants. Although TANCET exam specifies its eligibility criteria but candidates must check the eligibility requirements for each college.

Also Read: List of institutes that accept TANCET score


Like other MBA exams, TANCET MBA Exam also follows a timeline that the aspirants must take care of before appearing for the final exam. From the date of registration to the date of final result, every event holds strategic importance at each stage. Follow the timeline of the TANCET exam earnestly to score a good percentile and streamline your preparations before the D-day arrives. 

Also Read: TANCET important dates


After TANCET exam is over, it is time that the exam takers focus on the analysis part. Exam analysis enables the exam takers in understanding the difficulty level of exam and to presume the expected scores that they can fetch to secure a seat in one of the best MBA colleges under Anna University. Exam analysis also helps the candidates to zero down on the difficulty level of the questions. A candidate must seek expert opinion to analyse all the sections of the exam paper.

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