Online application for engineering counseling will start today on 3rd May
There are about 562 engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu including government engineering colleges, government affiliated colleges, engineering colleges and self financed colleges. There are totally about 2.60 Lakhs seats available for the engineering courses of B. E. or B. Tech. in these colleges. Out of all these seats, 1.90 Lakhs seats are filled through the counseling sessions conducted by the Anna University.
Anna University is said to have announced earlier that online counseling to be introduced and conducted from this year onwards. As per the process of applying for online counseling are scheduled to start up from today on 3rd May.
Students applying online need to visit website at www.annauniv.edu/tnea2018 and apply from anywhere. Applicants don’t have internet facility can visit any of 42 Assistance Centers set up for this purpose throughout Tamil Nadu and apply online free of charge.
All these details are given on website. Last date for applying online for counseling is 30th May.
People who have written their +2 Public examinations don’t need to wait for the release of the results. Once results are released, state government department of examinations will send data CDs to Anna University. Mark details will be accessed from CDS and will be filled in the respective student’s applications.
Students who have completed 12th standard this year under CBSE must wait for the release of results. Other students under any other syllabus can apply online for counseling.