TNEA Merit List / Seat Allotment Result 2018 will be issued once the TNEA registration process has been successfully completed. The merit list for TNEA will be published by Anna University. The selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of the marks obtained in the subjects i.e. Mathematics – 100, Physics + Chemistry – 100 and those marks will be reduced to 200 in the qualifying examination. As per Tamil Nadu Acts No.3 of 2007, dt: 05.03.2007 and G.O. (Ms) No.77 HE (J2) Dept, dt: 05.04.2007, the qualifying marks for the various boards etc. will be equated with the marks obtained in the similar subjects by the students of the State Board of Tamil Nadu by adopting the method of normalisation. Candidates will be granted admission to various engineering college of Tamil Nadu on the basis of their rank in this list. You can get complete details about the TNEA Merit List / Seat Allotment Result 2018 on this page below.

TNEA Merit List / Seat Allotment Result 2018

The table below enlists all the important events and their expected schedules for the Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions 2018. Please refer to the table below get a clear idea about the TNEA admission process 2018.

Events Dates
Release of Notification 4th week of April 2018
Commencement of Online Registration 1st week of May 2018
Last Date of submission of application form 1st week of June 2018
TNEA 2017 Random Number allocation 3rd week of June 2018
Merit/Rank List Publication Date 4th week of June 2018
Commencement of Counselling 4th week of June 2018

Check Here: TNEA Merit List / Seat Allotment Result 2018 will be declared

Steps To Check The TNEA Merit List / Seat Allotment Result 2018

Since the merit list will only be published in the online mode. We have listed down the stepwise process to check the TNEA Merit List / Seat Allotment Result 2018. Please refer to the steps below to check your rank.

  • Click the direct link for TNEA 2018 Rank List which will be updated on the page once the merit list is officially published given above.
  • You will now have to login to the portal. You can do so by entering your login id and password as generated at the time of registration.
  • Enter verification code or captcha in the required space.
  • Click ‘Login’ button and the Rank Card / List shall be displayed.
  • Save & Print the TNEA Rank Card / List 2018 for further admission process.

Preparation of TNEA Merit List / Seat Allotment Result 2018

The merit list for TNEA 2018 will be prepared based on the total marks of 200 ( Maths – 100 & Physics + Chemistry- 100). Under any circumstances where two or more candidates have got the same marks in the common merit list, the inter-se-merit among such candidates shall be determined in the order of priority as specified below.

  • Candidate having higher percentage of marks in Mathematics
  • Candidate having higher percentage of marks in Physics
  • Candidate having higher percentage of marks in the fourth optional subject
  • Age Seniority
  • Higher Value of Random Number will be preferred.

TNEA 2018 – Selection Process

The selection criterias for various categories are listed below.

Admission to General Category

The selection of candidates for admission in the general category will be based on the marks obtained in the prescribed subjects reduced to 200 (Mathematics – 100, Physics + Chemistry – 100) in the qualifying examination.

Q: What is Normalization of Scores?

Normalization is a process of calculating percentile scores. This method is usually adopted for ensuring the students that they will neither be advantaged nor disadvantaged by the difficulty of questions in their last qualifying exam. Since candidates might have qualified their last exam from various recognized boards apart from the Tamil Nadu Board. Hence, normalization serves as a fair means of result calculation because the Percentile Score for each candidate will be calculated.

Admission of Vocational Stream Candidates

Ranking and counseling will be separate for vocational candidates. 100 seats in Category I and 4 % of seats surrendered in Category II. The marks scored in the qualifying marks in the prescribed subjects will be reduced to 200 (Related subject 100 marks, vocational subject including theory and practical 100 marks). The reservation list is given below for different categories.

Category Reservation
Differently Abled 1%
Orthopaedically Disabled 1%
Hearing Impaired 1%
Visually Impaired 1%

Admission To Sandwich Courses

PSG College of Technology under self-financing scheme offers Sandwich courses in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Production Engineering. The duration of these sandwich courses is of 5 years. It comprises of both practical and theoretical knowledge. The candidates will be given training in the mornings and class work in the evenings. The candidates opting for the sandwich course will have to pay an additional fee for the practical training and it will be intimated by the Principal of the college at the time of admission.

Insofar, official details of TNEA Merit List 2018 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as Anna University, Chennai releases TNEA 2018 information brochure, details will be updated here.

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