MCA ENTRANCE NOTIFICATION
TAMILNADU COMMON ENTRANCE TEST (TANCET - CONDUCTED BY ANNA UNIVERSITY)
Admissions for MCA - 2011

Testdate: 28.05.2011 (Saturday)             Timings: 02.30 p.m. to 04.30 p.m.

Eligibility: A pass* in

  1. Any recognised Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in 10 + 2 + 3 / 4 years pattern in any discipline with +2 level Mathematics.
                 (or)

  2. Any recognised Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in 10 + 2 + 3 pattern in any discipline with Mathematics or Statistics** as any one of the subjects.

* Minimum eligibility marks will be indicated by the admitting authorities concerned in their    notification for admission.

** Business Mathematics, Business Statistics, Algorithm and Numerical Methods, Numerical and Statistical Methods, Probability and Statistics, Probability Mathematics, Numerical Methods, Algebra and Probability Mathematics, Quantitative Techniques, Computer Oriented Numerical Methods, Engineering Mathematics, Mathematics for Management, Operations Research, Discrete Mathematics, Computational Methods, Bio- Statistics, Allied Mathematics, Allied Basic Mathematics, Algebra-Analytical Geometry of three dimensions and Trigonometry, Business Statistics and Operation Research, Quantitative Methods of Business, Management Principles and Techniques, Business Tools for Decision Making.

Examination Centres:
The Entrance test will be held at the following cities:
1. Chennai 2. Coimbatore 3. Chidambaram 4. Dindigul 5. Erode 6. Karaikudi 7. Madurai 8. Nagercoil 9. Salem 10. Thanjavur 11. Tirunelveli 12. Tiruchirappalli 13. Vellore 14. Villupuram 15. Virudhunagar

Every effort will be taken to comply with the candidate’s choice for the Entrance Test Centre. However, any other centre may be allotted to few candidates due to reasons like nonavailability of space. In any case, a centre once allotted cannot be altered for any reasons.

Registration for Entrance Test:
The candidates can register for the entrance test in any one of the modes given below.

  1. Spot Registration
    Candidates can appear in person at the Co-ordinating Centres with the following documents:

    1. Copy of X Std. or equivalent mark sheet

    2. Copy of XII Std. mark sheet or 3 years Diploma certificate

    3. Cash (or) Demand Draft.

    4. The SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu have to produce a copy of the permanent community certificate (card format) for availing fee concession.

  2. Internet Registration
    Candidates can register through internet by filling-up the application form, download and send it to the address shown under item 5 with the following enclosed:

    1. Copy of X Std. or equivalent mark sheet

    2. Copy of XII Std. mark sheet or 3 years Diploma certificate

    3. Demand Draft.

    4. The SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu should enclose an attested copy of the permanent community certificate (card format) issued by the competent authority of Government of Tamil Nadu.

Entrance Test Fee:

For candidates who register in person, a demand draft for Rs. 300/- (Rs. 150/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu) drawn in favour of “The Director, Entrance Examinations, Anna University,” payable at Chennai, obtained from any Nationalised Bank drawn on or after 01.04.2011 or cash, should be submitted along with the filled-in application, as the Entrance Test fee for any one of the programmes M.B.A. (or) M.C.A. (or) M.E./M.Tech./M.Arch./M.Plan.

The application form is common for all the Three Entrance Tests. Candidates have to submit only one application form.

A candidate applying for more than one programme has to pay Rs. 300/- (Rs. 150/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu) for each additional programme. A single demand draft is sufficient for one or more programmes.

Syllabi & Evaluation Scheme:
Duration of the Test: 2 Hours

The question paper will have the following sections:

  1. Quantitative Ability

  2. Analytical reasoning

  3. Logical reasoning

  4. Computer awareness

A few questions may also be on verbal activity, basic science, etc.

Course

No. of Questions

No. of alternative answers

Mark for every correct answer

Max. Marks

Negative marks for every wrong answer

Other points

MCA

100

4

1

100

1/4

Multiple shading will be considered as wrong answer and 1/4 mark will be deducted.

Mailing Address:
All correspondence should be addressed to
The Secretary, TANCET
Centre for Entrance Examinations
Anna University
Chennai - 600 025.

Important Dates:

Commencement of Registration / Registration through Internet

01.04.2011

Last date for Registration at co-ordinating centres and Registration through Internet

25.04.2011

Last date for receipt of completed application (registered through Internet)

27.04.2011

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