TNEA 2018 Counselling :
The applicants will be grouped based on merit list into rounds and each group of applicants will be allowed into the counselling system round wise. Each round comprises of the following:
Publication of list of eligible applicants for the round
Applicants are required to pay a sum of Rs.5000/- (Rs.1,000 for SC/SCA/ST) towards initial deposit for college admission through online before adding choices (college and branch) in preference order. Three days are provided in each round for applicants to decide, add and lock choices (third day till 5.00 pm only)
The seats are then allotted tentatively based on the merit list and order of preference of choices provided by the applicant. The applicant can see the tentative allotment details in their respective login itself on the next day
Applicants are required to confirm the tentative allotment by exercising any of the allotment options provided to them within the next two days (till 5.00 pm on the second day). Applicants, who could not be allotted based on merit list and choices, may opt to participate in the next round
After receiving the allotment options from the applicants of a round the final allotment will be done
Applicants who were not allotted in the current round or those who opted to participate in the next round can do so accordingly. Others, shall join in the respective college and branch that was allotted to them within the stipulated time period
The TFCs will provide the required support and guidance to the applicants for the TNEA process. Also, it will provide internet enabled computer facilities for all applicants, wherein the Government will bear the expenses. The applicant can use such TFCs to complete the different stages like registration of applications, providing college preferences and collection of allotment orders. TFC will start functioning after the TNEA schedule notification.
The special counselling like Eminent Sports persons, Differently Abled Person, Vocational, SC-SCA, and Supplementary will be held as in-person counselling at Chennai. Original certificate verification for eminent sports persons will also be held at Chennai only. SMS and email alerts to the applicants in their registered ids will be sent during each stage of counselling. All information regarding TNEA Counselling 2018 will be released through the official TNEA portal at URL https://tnea.ac.in or https://www.annauniv.edu only. To help applicants for any clarification regarding TNEA counselling process 20 helpline numbers is established. Applicants may call 044 2235 9901 -20 for help. These helpline numbers and official TNEA portal will start functioning after the announcement of TNEA schedule.
This new system will benefit all the applicants of Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions and Anna University is entrusted with the design and implementation of the TNEA completely through internet.
Online Application Registration commences from 03-05-2018, 09.00 am
TNEA 2018 Important Dates :
In the first week of June 2018, the following TNEA 2018 Counselling procedures will be scheduled to happen.
Allotment of Random Numbers on 1st Week of June 2018
Original Certificates Verification at TFC as per schedule Issue of College details Book & FAQ booklet on 1st
Week of June 2018
Publication of Merit list (Rank list) on 1st Week of June 2018
TNEA Online Choice Filling and Confirmation at TFC (Those who need computing Facility) on 1st Week of July
Online Choice Filling and Confirmation at home or from anywhere on 1st Week of July 2018
Allotment order sent through the Personal E-mail right after the confirmation of the colleges.