TNEA 2021 Counselling (Started), Choice Filling – Get Allotted List & Verification Here

TNEA 2021 Online Advisory started on September 27, 2021. Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions is the full form of TNEA and is run by Anna University. Anna University is the popular university of Tamil Nadu. This university established the TNEA to offer various engineering, medicine and related science programs to applicants.

The various engineering colleges are affiliated with Anna University for applicants and applicants who wish to be admitted to these universities can complete the online application form. There is no offline mode available for candidates.

The form can be completed on the official TNEA website. Through this content, applicants will be able to learn detailed TNEA information including TNEA counseling, counseling dates, counseling procedure, etc. The university will not organize any entrance exam.

TNEA 2021 Counselling – Started

TNEA 2021 Online Counseling has been started on 27th September 2021. Click Here to Register.

TNEA 2021 Counselling

Registration for the TNEA 2021 board will begin on September 15, 2021. and these applicants are shortlisted from the merit list by the admissions committee, only they can attend the counseling process at the counseling site.

All successful candidates must attend the counseling procedure with the necessary documentation. At the Chennai campus, counseling will be offered to applicants.

Based on the availability of places, verification of documents, list of merits, the allocation of places will be done during the counseling session. Applicants will receive the call for advice letter through the online mode.

The cutoff of TNEA 2021 will be published after the result. Passing scores are the minimum scores that Anna University will set to shortlist applicants for the next steps in the admissions process.

TNEA 2021 Important Dates

Events Dates (Tentative) 
TNEA 2021 Notification 20th July 2021
Application Form availability 26th July 2021
Last date to apply 24th August 2021
Last date to submit an application 24th August 2021
Random numbers allotment 25th August 2021
Release of rank list/ merit list 14th September 2021
Counseling starts from 15th September 2021
Counseling for Special Reservation categories 15th – 24th September 2021
Commencement of Counseling Academic – Online

Vocational – Online

27th September – 10th October 2021
Supplementary Counseling (Online) 19th – 23rd October 2021
SCA to SC counseling (Online) 24th – 25th October 2021

TNEA 2021 Counselling Call letter

The admissions authority will offer the TNEA notice letter to shortlisted applicants on their email id.

Applicants must upload the letter of convocation in which the date, time and address of the meeting will be mentioned for the applicants. Applicants should bring the hard copy of the appeal letter as future proof.

Applicants must bring the appeal letter to the counseling center and applicants must be present at the counseling location.

Counselling Steps

Applicants should check the following steps mentioned below. Counseling will take place in offline mode.

Applicants must attend counseling in person or allow their parents or guardians to attend in case of unforeseen circumstances.

Payment of TNEA Counseling fee

Applicants must pay the counseling fee at the bank counter due to the statement at the counseling center. Applicants must submit the appeal letter to pay the fee. At the bank counter, the commission will be remitted.

Students will receive the bank’s receipt for the fee payment during the counseling session. The receipt or photocopy of the challan must be made by the candidates for future use.

These students did not receive the appeal letter; They must be presented two hours before the start of the counseling session with their original documents for verification.

Categories Fees (INR)
General 5000
SC/ SCA/ ST belonging to Tamil Nadu 1000

Verification of Documents at Counseling

Applicants must bring all required documents to the counseling center after paying the document verification fee.

  • Applicants must organize their certificates for verification and only one person can accompany applicants to the counseling center.
  • All verification documents must be original and after that, applicants can proceed to the next procedure.
  • After successful verification, applicants will be selected for admission to Anna University.
  • These will not be eligible or will find no discrepancies; applicants will be rejected at the consultation center.

Required Documents for Submission at Counseling

Documents Required
Photocopy of Class X Mark Sheet
Photocopy of HSC / Equivalent Mark Sheet*
Photocopy of Transfer Certificate*
Photocopy of Permanent Community Certificate Card for ST, SC, SCA, MBC & DNC, BC, and BCM (either the Permanent card or

electronic form/digitally signed e-Certificate)

Photocopy of HSC Hall Ticket
Photocopy of Nativity Certificate only in electronic form/digitally signed e-Certificate – If applicable
Photocopy of First Graduate Certificate and First Graduate Joint Declaration (only in electronic form/digitally signed e-Certificate) – If applicable
Photocopy of Srilankan Tamil Refugee certificate – If applicable
Special Reservation Form(s) with DD and photocopy of the Relevant Certificate(s) – If applicable.

TNEA Seat Allotment

Depending on the classification of applicants, the seat will be available to them after pre-screening and during the counseling session, applicants must select between 5 and 10 college options depending on the branch in the required field. Candidates must choose three options, one of which is subject to availability.

Students must retrieve the order of assignment in the order of assignment section after seat assignment and in that order of assignment; applicants should consult the course and universities

Before the last registration date, applicants must submit the order of assignment to the respective college.

Admission will be in seven categories such as OC, BC, BCM (BC Muslim), MBC & DNC, SC, SCA and ST reserve. The Tamil Nadu government has established these rules, which candidates must follow.

Categories Seal Allocation
Open Competition 31%
Backward Class 26.50%
Backward Class Muslim 3.50%
Most Backward Class & Denotified Communities 20%
Scheduled Caste 15%
Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars) 3%
Scheduled Tribes 1%

ST / SC / SCA / MBC & DNC / BC / BCM candidates are eligible for selection under Open Competition in addition to the reservation made for them.