Updated: June 20, 2019 6:30:39 pm
TNEA 2019: The rank list for the Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) 2019 has been released today by the Anna University. As per a release from the Department of Public Relations, the rank list will be on the official website — tneaonline.in. In case of any queries, the students can call 044-22351014 or 044-22351015. The TNEA rank list will be available till June 23. Counselling, which was initially scheduled to begin on Thursday, will commence on June 25 for differently-abled candidates. The wards of ex-servicemen have to appear on June 26 for counselling while for sportspersons on June 27.
Counselling for the vocational stream will be held from June 26 to 28. These will be in-person counselling at the Central Polytechnic College in Taramani, Chennai. The counselling for general category candidates will be held from July 3 to 28.
According to an earlier schedule, the rank list was supposed to be released on Monday. The release has been delayed as the certificate verification process was extended by a day.
The online registration process for the counselling began from May 2 and ended on May 31, 2019. The selection of the students for admission to colleges under Anna University will be done on the basis of TNEA counselling. The counselling process is being conducted for around 2.49 lakh seats in 502 colleges in the state.
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The seats in the engineering colleges will be allotted on the based of merit. In case, if two students have secured the same marks then the first preference will be given to the candidates who have obtained higher marks in Mathematics followed by physics. In case the tie continues then the student who has obtained higher marks in the optional subjects will be given preference. As a last resort to break the tie, students who are elder will be given preference.
TNEA 2019: Documents required
The candidates need to verify these following documents at time of counselling:
Prove of nationality
Voters id card
NEET UG mark sheet
A copy of the online application form
HSC (Class 12) mark sheet
SSC (Class 10) mark sheet
Candidates applying for admission must be a permanent resident of Tamil Nadu. This means that the applicant should have passed Class 8 to 12 from the state.
Seats in all the engineering colleges in TNEA have been divided into Category-I and Category-II. Category -I seats includes the seats from government engineering colleges, government aided engineering colleges and engineering colleges affiliated to the Anna University. Seats in the Category II consists of unaided private colleges in the state.
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