TNEA 2018: The rank list of the Tamil Nadu Engineering examination has been released on Thursday, June 28, 2018. Coimbatore girl Keerthana Ravi topped the TNEA merit list. The candidates can check their rank through the official website, tnea.ac.in. The counselling process is likely to start from the first week of July.
The Directorate of Medical Education, Tamil Nadu has also released the NEET merit list. The rank list will be accessible on tnhealth.org or tnmedicalselection.org. The counselling is expected to commence on July 7. As per reports, a total of 43,935 application forms were submitted for MBBS and BDS admissions seats in the government and self-financing colleges affiliated to Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University.
TNEA 2018: Documents required during counselling
The candidates need to verify these following documents, Admit card, Prove of nationality, voters id card, aadhar id, NEET UG mark sheet, A copy of online application form, HSC (Class 12) mark sheet, SSC (Class 10) mark sheet, Health certificate at the time of online document verification process.
TNEA 2018: How is the merit list prepared
There is no entrance exam for admission in the Anna University and seats are given on the merit basis. The applications submitted are provisional and candidates meeting all the mentioned eligibility are considered in preparation of merit list. During the counselling process, all important documents like Aadhaar card, SSLC and 10+2 certificates will be required.
— The general category should score 50 per cent, backward class including backward class Muslim must be 45 per cent above and MBC & DNC, SC/ STA/ ST are 40 per cent in their HSC exams with minimum average marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together.
— A pass in any one of the HSC (Vocational Subject) with any one of the engineering related subjects namely Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry. Minimum average percentage require — general category 50 per cent, the backward class including backward class Muslim must have 45 per cent above and MBC & DNC, SC/ STA/ ST are 40 per cent.
– Domicile: The 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.
– Children of Central Govt employees may also apply, irrespective of their native provided their parents’ service in Tamil Nadu continuously for the past five years at the time of submission of TNEA Application Form 2018. The claim should be supported by enclosing a certificate from the employer of the parent.
– Tamil Nadu native candidates who’ve passed Class 8 to 12 outside the state should enclose nativity certificate with the TNEA Application form.
– Sri Lankan Tamil refugees are eligible for TNEA application form 2017 and will be considered under open competition. They will need to produce an identification certificate from the head-quarters Tahsildar along with copies of passport, visa, letter registered with police station if they have not registered as a refugee.