TNEA Counselling 2024, Important Dates, Eligibility, Registration Fee

The Directorate of Technical Education, Chennai, has begun the counselling process for BE/BTech and BArch for the academic year 2024-25. Candidates who passed the Intermediate exam are eligible to participate in the Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission 2024 counselling process; stay tuned for more information.

TNEA Counselling 2024

TNEA Counselling 2024

Candidates who are seeking admission for Bachelor’s of Engineering/Technology or Architecture need to know that the application form for TNEA 2024-25 is released officially, candidates who meet the certain eligibility criteria may apply by visiting the official website at between 6 May and 12 June 2024.

StateTamil Nadu
CourseBE/BTech, BArch
OrganizationDirectorate of Technical Education, Chennai
EligibilityHSC with 45% in Math, Physics, and Chemistry; max age 25
Fee₹500 (OC/BC/BCM/MBC&DNC), ₹250 (SC/SCA/ST)
Notification Brochure Click Here 
Admission Schedule Click Here 
Official Website
One who meets certain eligibility criteria for TNEA 2024 can apply by visiting the official website. Window for registration and filling application, and uploading original certificate is going to be available till June 6; and June 12, A direct link to apply will be also activated inside the table above, once it is made available on the official webportal.

TNEA Schedule 2024

Students who want to get admission for four-year i.e. eight-semester Bachelor’s of Engineering or Technology, or Bachelor’s of Architecture need to know the schedule for the first few stages of counselling procedure is released officially. One may check it by going through the table below.

EventProposed Date
Issue of notificationMay 6, 2024
Commencement of Online RegistrationMay 6, 2024
Last date for Registration of Online ApplicationsJune 6, 2024
Last date for uploading documentsJune 12, 2024
Assigning Random NumberJune 12, 2024
Certificates verification at TFC’s (Online)June 13 to 30, 2024
Publication of Rank listJuly 10, 2024
Grievances RedressalJuly 11 to 20, 2024

Note: The important dates for the choice filling, seat allotment and college reporting is yet to be disclosed officially by the Directorate of Technical Education, Chennai; once it will be made public officially, we will update the details about it here.

TNEA Eligibility Criteria 2024

Eligibility criteria to get admission for Bachelor’s of Engineering or Architecture, a candidate must meet the certain eligibility criteria in terms of educational qualification and age limit.

  • Educational Qualification: One must have passed the HSC (Academic: both +1 and +2) with a minimum average percentage of 45% in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.
  • Age Limit: The maximum age limit for engineering admissions in Tamil Nadu is 25 years. There is no minimum age requirement specified.

Candidates are highly recommended to download the notification brochure in order to check and verify the eligibility criteria details to get admission for BE/BTech or BArch.

TNEA Reservation 2024

Students who want to get admission for Engineering or Architecture in Tamil Nadu can check the reservation details from below.

Open Competition31.00%
Backward Class26.50%
Backward Class Muslim3.50%
Most Backward Class20.00%
Denotified Communities20.00%
Scheduled Caste15.00%
Scheduled Caste Arunthathiyars3.00%
Scheduled Tribes1.00%

TNEA 2024 Registration Fee

In the Tamil Nadu engineering admissions process for academic year 2024-24, candidates are required to pay a registration fee based on their category using the one provided payment gateway. For the aspirants belonging to OC/BC/BCM/MBC&DNC category, the registration fee is ₹500, while for individuals belonging to SC/SCA/ST category, the payable amount is ₹250.

TNEA 2024 Required Documents 

To get admission for BE/BTech or BArch, a candidate will have to submit an application form via the web portal of Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission, to do so, one must have the following documents:

  • 10th i.e. SSLC Marksheet
  • HSC First year (+1) Mark sheet
  • HSC Second year (+2) / Equivalent Marksheet
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Details of Government school studied from 6th to 12th standard for 7.5% Government School Students Reservation.
  • Permanent Community Certificate for ST, SC, SCA, MBC&DNC, BC, and BCM (either Permanent card or electronic form / digitally signed e-Certificate)
  • Nativity Certificate (only in electronic form/ digitally signed e-Certificate) (if applicable)
  • Income certificate (if applicable)
  • Srilankan Tamil Refugee Certificate (If applicable)