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TANCET MCA 2017 exam was successfully conducted on March 25, 2017. The Exam had 4 sections viz. quantitative ability, analytical ability, logical reasoning and computer awareness. The candidates had to attempt 100 questions in 2 hours. As per the marking scheme of TANCET, 1 mark was awarded for every correct answer and 1/3 marks were deducted for every incorrect response. No marks were awarded or deducted for questions not attempted.
TANCET MCA Result will be formed on the basis of the normalized score and raw score. The merit list for the MCA program will be prepared on the basis of the TANCET score secured by the candidate. The candidates will be invited for the TANCET MCA Counselling on the basis of marks scored by them in the exam. Any later entries will not be entertained. The candidates who are allotted seat through the TANCET counselling process have to deposit a DD of INR 5000 at their respective allotted college and along with other admission formalities.
TANCET MCA seat allotment will be done following the rules laid down by the state government. Approximately 69% of seats are reserved for SC/ST/ SCA candidates, while the rest are available for the candidates from other states.
While preparing for TANCET MCA exam, candidates must keep in mind all the important exam dates. TANCET events will be following the structures given below:
|Exam date of TANCET MCA||March 25, 2017 (10:00 am to 12:00 noon)|
|TANCET MCA Result will declare on||First week of July 2017|
|TANCET 2017 Merit List||First week of July 2017|
|TANCET MCA Counselling will start from||Post Preparation of Merit List|
The TANCET 2017 cut offs for each course will be different and the TANCET MCA 2017 Cut off will be declared once the result for 2017 are announced.
The TANCET 2017 Expected MCA Cutoff list depends on the number of candidates appearing for the examination and the minimum score consideration by various institutions. The scores obtained by candidates in TANCET 2017 decides the rank of the candidate. The table below mentions the expected ranks corresponding to the scores obtained by the candidates:
|SCORES OBTAINED||EXPECTED RANKS|
The TANCET 2017 result will be declared by the first week of July 2017, this will be followed by TANCET 2017 Counselling. The candidates must keep a copy of all the important documents ready before the commencement of the counselling process. The TANCET 2017 MCA Result can be checked online on the official website once the result is declared.
TANCET MCA Score calculation formulae
The Raw scores (Marks obtained by the candidate) and the normalized scores obtained by the candidate will form the basis of the actual score obtained by the candidate. The scores are calculated as follows:
Here S-Standard deviation, M-Mean Marks, R-Raw score
The TANCET MCA 2017 merit list will be prepared on the basis of the TANCET result or score card. The candidate must keep in mind the following guidelines for preparation of merit list:
While preparing the merit list in case a tie occurs, the candidate who has secured higher marks in the prefinal / semester / year and having a higher average percentage of marks up to pre-final semester/year of the qualifying examination will be ranked above.
The TANCET 2017 MCA counselling will be conducted approximately by the end of July 2017. The candidates will be invited according to the TANCET MCA merit list. The following rules must be kept in mind while coming for the TANCET 2017 MCA Counselling:
The TANCET 2017 seat allotment will be done on the basis of the counselling where the reservation rules will be followed. The seats are allocated to SC/ST/SCA categories account for 69% of total seats. The new rules of the reservation released prior to counselling will be exercised at the time of TANCET 2017 counselling. The reservation percentage for each of the categories is as follows:
|Open Seats||31.00 %|
|Backward Class||26.50 %|
|Backward Class(minority)||03.50 %|
|Most Backward Class & Denotified Communities||20.00 %|
|Scheduled Caste||15.00 %|
|Scheduled Caste (Aruthathiyars)||03.00 %|
|Scheduled Tribes||01.00 %|
Through the TANCET 2017 exam the candidate can enrol in the MCA course and the MCA (lateral entry) program. The eligibility criteria for both the courses are different.
Eligibility criteria TANCET MCA course:
Eligibility criteria TANCET MCA course (Lateral entry):
The TANCET MCA Application Form 2017 for MCA program is made available online. The candidates have to go through a 3-step process of TANCET registration followed by filling the application form and the last step is the payment of TANCET application fee. The candidates applied through the online mode and filled their form at the official website: annauniv.edu/tancet2017.
The steps were as follows:
Step 1: TANCET 2017 registration (MCA programme):
Step2. Filling the online application form
The TANCET application fee for MCA course is as follows:
|Category details||Application fee|
|General (non-reserved category)||INR 500/-|
|SC/ST (reserved category)||INR 250/-|
The TANCET 2017 MCA exam was conducted in 15 major cities. The candidates were advised visit the TANCET 2017 exam centre prior to the actual exam date. In case, any TANCET center was to cancel due to some reasons, candidates were to be allotted other exam center for their exam.
The candidates appeared for the TANCET 2017 MCA exam in offline mode on March 25, 2017. The candidates were provided with OMR (optical mark response) sheets in which candidates were to circle their responses properly with the pen. The circles colored improperly were not counted. The candidates had to attempt 100 questions in 2 hours
|Mode of TANCET 2017 MCA exam||Offline (pen and paper based)|
|Medium of examination||English|
|Duration||2 hours (120 minutes)|
|Total number of questions||100|
|Type of questions||MCQ|
|Marks for every correct answer||1|
|Negative marking||1/3rd marks|
|Marks for unattempted questions||0|
TANCET 2017 Admit Card could be downloaded from official website before the MCA exam date. The admit card was available from March 14, until March 24, 2017. The candidates were to bring their TANCET Admit Card with themselves at the TANCET 2017 Exam Centers. The candidates without admit card were not allowed to appear for the TANCET exam which took place on March 27, 2017. Steps to download the TANCET 2017 admit card were as follows:
In case, TANCET MCA admit card were tampered because of any physical damage, you could get a new admit card issued from the office. This required candidate to get a DD of INR 100 in name of the Anna University.
Enquiry office h4
The candidates could place any inquiry regarding correction of details in TANCET MCA admit card/issuing of duplicate admit card/ problems encountered in downloading of admit card at the following address:
Address- Centre for Entrance Examinations, Anna University, Chennai – 25
Timings- 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM (on all weekdays except Sunday)
Dates- July, 2017
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