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Anna University Admissions 2021: Courses, Eligibility, Selection Criteria, Dates

Last updated on September 16th, 2021 by Sapna Malik

Anna University accepts TANCET, NATA and TNEA as entrance exams at the national or state level for admission to the respective courses. Also, the candidates can check their results on the official website of TANCET 2021 followed by counselling for seat allocation to the selected candidates based on their scores in the entrance exam. The exam schedule for the re-test will be declared soon as it is postponed due to the Covid pandemic. The university will start registration for Re-exam 2021 from May 24, 2021.

The UG Courses offered by Anna University are B.Tech, BE and B.Arch. The candidates should have passed 10+2 in the science stream with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks to be eligible to apply for the UG courses. The selection of the candidates is based on their performance in the respective entrance exams. Anna University also offers PG and Ph.D. courses for students in different specializations.

Anna University Important Dates 2021

Event Dates (Tentative)
Registration form filing date
  • TANCET: 1st week of April 2022
  • NATA: Closed
  • TNEA: 1st week of May 2021
Last date to fill
  • TANCET: last week of April 2022
  • NATA: Closed
  • TNEA: last week of May 2021
Entrance exam date
  • TANCET: 3rd week of May 2022
  • NATA: July 11, 2021
  • TNEA: notified soon
Availability of admit card
  • TANCET: 2nd week of May 2022
  • NATA: June 8, 2021
  • TNEA: June 2021
Result date
  • TANCET: notified soon
  • NATA: notified soon
  • TNEA: notified soon
Cut off list
  • TANCET: available later
  • NATA: available later
  • TNEA: end of June 2021
Counselling 1st date
  • TANCET: notified soon
  • NATA: available later
  • TNEA: 1st week of July 2021
Commencement of new session
  • TANCET: notified soon
  • NATA: notified soon
  • TNEA: notified soon

Anna University B. Tech Admission 2021

Course Specializations
B.Tech Electronics & Communication Engineering, Textile Engineering, Information Technology, Industrial Biotechnology, Ceramic Engineering, Food Technology, Chemical Engineering, Leather Technology, Robotics & Plastic Technology, Petroleum Engineering & Technology

Anna University B.Tech Eligibility 2021

  • The candidates should have passed 10+2 in the science stream or equivalent from a recognized board of education.
  • The candidate should have scored a minimum of 50% marks in 10+2 and 5% relaxation is given to ST/ SC/ OBC or economically weak sections by the university.
  • The candidate should have Mathematics as a compulsory subject in 10+2.

Anna University B.Tech Selection Criteria 2021

  • The selection of the candidates is done based on the TNEA Entrance Exam which is conducted by the university.
  • After the declaration of the result, the selection process is followed by counselling to allot seats to eligible students based on the merit of TNEA.

Anna University UG Courses Admission 2021

Courses Specialization
B. E. Mechanical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Printing Technology, Aeronautical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Material Science and Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Geoinformatics, Agricultural & Irrigation Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Production Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics and Communication Engineering
B. Arch.

Anna University UG Courses Eligibility 2021

  • The candidates should have passed 10+2 in the PCM or equivalent from a recognized board of education.
  • The candidate should have scored a minimum of 50% marks in 10+2 and 5% relaxation is given to ST/ SC/ OBC or economically weak section by the university.

Anna University UG Courses Selection Criteria 2021

  • The selection of the candidates is done based on the merit of the TNEA entrance exam for BE.
  • The selection for B.Arch is done based on the merit of the NATA entrance exam.

Anna University PG Courses Admission 2021

Courses Specialization
ME Hydrology And Water Resources Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Integrated Water Resources Management, Structural Engineering, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Construction Engineering and Management, Irrigation Water Management, Solar Energy, Engineering Design, Product Design and Development, Remote Sensing and Geometrics, Environmental Management, Internal-Combustion Engineering, Environment Engineering, Energy Engineering, Computer-Aided Design, Quality Engineering & Management, Printing and Packing Technology, Industrial Engineering, Avionics, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Automobile Engineering, Aerospace Technology, Green Manufacturing, Instrumentation Engineering, Power System Management, Mechatronics, Control and Instrumentation Engineering, High Voltage Engineering, Power Electronics and Drives, Embedded System Technologies, Medical Electronics, Applied Electronics, VLSI Design, Communication Systems, Multimedia Technology, Biomedical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, M. E. Systems Engineering and Operations Research, Wireless Technologies, Communication and Networking
M.Tech Information Technology, Ceramic Technology, Chemical Engineering, Coastal Management, Industrial Safety Management, Textile Technology, Biotechnology, Polymer Science and Engineering, Computational Biology, Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals, Environmental Science and Technology, Food Technology, Rubber Technology, Footwear Science and Technology, Nanoscience and Technology, Leather Technology, Laser and Electro-Optical Engineering, Biopharmaceutical Technology
M. Arch Environmental Architecture, General, Landscape Architecture, Digital Architecture
MBA Tourism Management
M. Sc. Applied Chemistry, Electronic Media, Medical Physics, Applied Mathematics, Applied Geology, Material Science
M. Phil Medical Physics, Crystal, Applied Geology, Mathematics, Physics, English
MCA
M. Plan

Anna University PG Courses Eligibility 2021

  • M.Tech/ME: The candidates should have a graduation degree in B. E./ B. Tech/ from a recognized institute or university. The candidate should have scored a minimum of 50% marks in the final qualifying examination to be eligible.
  • M.Arch/M.Plan: The candidates should have a graduation degree in B.Arch from a recognized university to be eligible and should have a minimum of 50% in the last qualifying examination.
  • MBA: The candidate should have completed graduation from any stream with a minimum of 50% marks from a recognized university.
  • M.Sc: The candidate should have a degree in B.Sc. with an aggregate of 50% marks in the last qualifying exams from a recognized institution
  • MCA: The candidate should have a BCA or B.Sc. degree with a minimum of 50% marks from a recognized university.
  • M.Phil.: The candidate should have an M.Sc./MA degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in the last qualifying exams from a recognized university

Anna University PG Courses Selection Criteria 2021

  • For selection in PG Courses at Anna University the candidates need to clear TANCET that is followed by counselling based on which seats are allotted.
  • The selection for M.Sc. is done based on the merit of the entrance test conducted by the university.
  • The selection of candidates for M.Phil. is based on the merit of the entrance test conducted by the university which is followed by counselling.

Anna University Ph.D. Admissions 2021

Course Specialization
Ph.D. Political science, Hindi, Chemistry, Physics, Education, Economics, History, Geography, Psychology, Urdu, sociology, Botany, Zoology, Commerce, Mathematics.
MS by research Architecture & Planning, Management, Engineering & technology, science and humanities.

Anna University Ph.D. Eligibility 2021

  • The candidates need to have a Master’s degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 55% marks from a recognized university to be eligible to apply.
  • If a candidate holds a teaching fellowship for research from the national body, then they are eligible for a doctorate-level program.
  • The candidates who have cleared UGC NET/ SLET/ GATE are also eligible for the program at this university.

Anna University Ph.D. Selection Criteria 2021

  • The selection of candidates for the Ph.D. program and MS Research is based on the merit of the entrance exam taken by Anna University.

Documents required

  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • 10th Class Mark Sheet
  • 12th Class Mark Sheet with hall ticket
  • Graduation Degree and Mark Sheets (Applicable for PG Courses)
  • Master’s Degree and Mark Sheets (Applicable to Ph.D. Course)
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Counselling Letter
  • Attested photocopies of the required documents
  • Photograph and address proof of the candidate
  • Government Identity Proof of the candidate

*Note: The students are required to bring original documents for verification which will be returned to them immediately after verification.

Application Process

  • Students have to visit the official website (https://www.annauniv.edu/ ) of Anna University.
  • Press the apply now button given in the admission tab.
  • Fill in all the personal details in the registration form of Anna University.
  • After filling the form, upload the necessary documents by Anna University.
  • After uploading, submit the registration fee INR 800 and INR 400 for reserved categories.
  • The entrance exam mode will be the offline mode for the entire entrance exam.
  • Download the copy of the registration form as proof.

Anna University FAQs

Ques. What is the procedure for MCA from distance education of Anna University?

Last updated on September 15th, 2021

Ans. The procedure for MCA from distance education of Anna University is DEET (Distance Education Entrance Test). Students have to qualify to get admission. You can also visit the official site of the college for details and to fill the application form for the course.

Ques. Is Anna University better for the M.Arch course?

Last updated on September 15th, 2021

Ans. Yes, Anna University is better for the M.Arch course as the faculty is well-qualified and they provide you with all the facilities required by the student to complete the course. The placement of the university is also very good as reputed companies visit the campus every year to recruit students.

Ques. Is distance education available at Anna University?

Last updated on September 15th, 2021

Ans. Yes, students can pursue MBA, M. Sc. and MCA from distance education from Anna University. The application form will be available in the 1st week of November for the distance education courses.

Ques. Can students belonging to other states get admission to Anna University?

Last updated on September 15th, 2021

Ans. Yes, students from other states can get admission to Anna University. Students can use the state quota for getting admission for their respective courses. There are a total of 150 seats for the reserved category students.

Ques. What are the job profiles a student can get after the course B. Tech in Food Technology from Anna University?

Last updated on September 15th, 2021

Ans. The job profiles that a student can get after the course B. Tech in Food Technology are food technologist, dairy technologist, project manager, nutritional therapist, process engineer, quality executive and more.

Anna University: Admissions via JEE Main, Fees, Courses, Scholarships and More

Last updated on August 16th, 2021

Anna University or AU has 13 constituent colleges, 593 affiliated colleges and 3 Regional Campuses. It offers postgraduate, undergraduate and research programs under many specializations. Anna University admission for all the programs depends on an entrance exam at the state or national level namely, TANCET, TNEA, NATA.

  • It has been known as the UPE or University with Potential for Excellence by the UGC or University Grants Commission.
  • Anna University campus is spread over all 189 acres and has many offers to its pupils in terms of campus facilities. The varsity barely spared any facilities important, and the candidates will not feel deprived of any resources.
  • The library of the institute has a collection of E-Book above 5000 and E-journals of more than 20,000.
  • Anna University gives financial assistance to brilliant and deserving candidates. Several scholarships are available by AU under many processes.
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Anna University Highlights

The type of the University State University
Establishment Date 1978
Recognition AICTE & UGC
Campus Size 189 Acres
Modes of education Full-time and correspondence
Accreditations NAAC – ‘A’ grade (3.46/4.00)
Ranking NIRF: 14th in the overall category
Courses Offered and Type UG, PG, and Ph.D
Admission Criteria Entrance test
Popular courses B.E, B.Tech, MBA
Total Candidates UG: 10805 | PG: 3476 | Ph.D.: 1318
Total Faculty Regular: 581 | Temporary: 309
Official Website https://www.annauniv.edu

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Anna University B.Tech Admissions

Anna University organizes an entrance test for admission to B.Tech degree programs, available in the university department of college of Engineering Alagappa college, Guindy College of technology. This program is specially designed for working professionals to grow their knowledge in their respective areas. Students can check the complete information of Anna University’s B.Tech course.

B.Tech Courses Offered

Industrial Biotechnology (SS) Chemical Engineering (Regular)
Industrial Biotechnology (Regular) Food Technology (SS)
Ceramic Engineering (SS) Petroleum Engineering and Technology (SS)
Chemical Engineering (SS) Textile Technology (Regular)
Pharmaceutical Technology (SS) Apparel Technology (SS)
Leather Technology (Regular)

Eligibility for B.Tech

Students are suggested to check the eligibility process required before applying for the entrance test. No change in claims made in the application will be permitted after the last date agreed for submission of the application.

  • Students must have passed any one of the 3 years Diploma program in the appropriate branch of Engineering of the state Board of Technology Education and Training, Tamil Nadu from AICTE accepted institution or its equivalent.
  • Age limit– Anna University has no age limit for admission in B.Tech Courses.

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Anna University Cut Offs for Top B.Tech Courses

Anna University will issue TNEA 2021 cut-off after successful completion of the entire application criteria. The TNEA 2021 cut-off will be an offer to all candidates through online mode only. TNEA cut-off 2021 will be released only on the Anna University official website. Students who will satisfy the cut-off marks published by Anna University will get admission to the B.tech course. Given below are the cut-off marks closing and opening for the year 2021 depending on the last year’s information. Students can refer to these cut-offs for calculating their opportunities in the participating college of TNEA.

B.Tech Programs Opening Cut-off Closing Cut-off
Automobile Engineering 81 187.75
Biotechnology Engineering 85.75 194.25
Civil Engineering 76 194.5
Computer Science and Engineering 75 200
Electronics and Communication Engineering 87.25 198
Information Technology 75 193
Mechanical Engineering 77.5 199
Food Technology 87.75 193.5
Chemical Engineering 83 198.75
Electrical & Electronics Engineering 80.5 195.50

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Study at Anna University during COVID-19

In the COVID-19 crisis, various candidates were helped financially with scholarships. This is best beneficial in these times of recessions as many parents are facing many difficulties in sustaining their incomes.

  • The central computer lab is prepared with the latest technology equipment.
  • In–person classes for the first year, B.tech candidates will be starting on Monday. Sources from the university said physical classes remain optional so candidates can day by day learning online. Classes for 2nd-year candidates of the UG course will start on March 15.
  • Online classes were organized for the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th-year candidates as per a notice on the Anna University official website. This could mean a safer environment for candidates to take their classes.
  • The large campus of Anna University of 189 acres will also help and support candidates to make sure that social distancing is maintained in the future as various predict that classes might have to start these times of COVID-19.

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Why Choose Anna University?

Some of the reasons why one should choose Anna University are given below:

  • The annual tuition fees and hostel mess fees of Anna University of technology are very low compared to a large number of private universities.
  • Anna University’s Wi-Fi-enabled campus has a lot to offer to its candidates. These facilities comprise a library built-in 4122 square meter area with internet and e-service, well-furnished and best hostel rooms and separate girls’ and boys’ rooms, classrooms with the latest technology, bank, security, guest, cafeteria, sports complex, etc. All these various facilities are enough to have the best time at the campus.
  • The minimum CTC of candidates placed from Anna University is at par with those placed from top universities.
  • Also, Candidates from Anna University have an added advantage as 50% of the seats are reserved under Home Quota.
  • The university held events with a footfall of nearly 17 lakh every year. Candidates of the college volunteer in the management of this fest which adds up to build their profile.

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Anna University: Reservation

If 100 seats are offered, the top-ranking 31 students are provided admission first, followed by the remaining 69 seats being filled as per the reservation system. Special reservation in TNEA 2021 is only for the students belonging to Tamil Nadu. Separate authorities’ criteria application forms for TNEA 2021 first reservation. Students who want to seek admission to Anna University may take note of the reservation quota for special class from the table presented below:

Category Reservation
OBC 30%
SC 18%
ST 1%
MBC 10.5%

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Faculty at Anna University

Anna University is known because of its faculty members. It has the best professors who help in transforming candidates from being excellent candidates.

  • Anna university faculty includes many diverse and highly educated members.
  • The faculty is composed of members designated as Assistant Professor, Professors, Associate Professors, and many others.
  • Out of these members, many hold a Ph.D. degree and specialization in their respective areas.
  • The faculty members are well-educated and hold sector experience and required expertise in teaching their subjects.
  • All the members promote and reflect a supportive environment for the candidates and encourage the candidates to maintain up skills and knowledge.
  • They also support and help candidates in developing their co-curricular and soft skills for getting the best placements.

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Various Facilities Provided at Anna University

Anna university has its main campus located in Chennai, India. Some of the facilities offered are given below:

  • Anna University campus is spread over all 189 acres and has many offers to its pupils in terms of campus facilities. The varsity barely spared any facilities important, and the candidates will not feel deprived of any resources.
  • Anna University has a gathering of books overall, 1,47,065, SC/ST Books 12,953, nearby 112 current journals are offered Journal Back Volume 31,000, and 42 magazines and newspapers.
  • Anna University library has also a collection of E-Book above 5000 and E-journals of more than 20,000.
  • Hostels have basic amenities like a common room, water purifiers, TV, Security, Laundry, recreation room, mess, and surveillance system, etc. An exclusive hostel for candidates admitted under NRI, CIWGC, FN categories has been constructed. All the rooms are equipped with an air conditioner, geyser, and microwave oven.
  • Anna universities has many labs such as Civil Engineering Lab, Chemistry Lab, Electronics Lab, Computer Lab, Electrical Lab, Language Lab, Physics Lab, Mechanical Lab, Design Lab, Research Lab, Automation Lab, Innovation Lab, Soft Skills Lab.
  • Anna universities also provide sports facilities like Basketball, Football Ground, Hockey Key, Swimming Pool, Volleyball court, Kho-Kho, Table Tennis, Kabaddi Ground, and Cricket Ground. Anna universities also provide Bank facilities and Gym on campus.

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Anna University: Placement Report

The placement cell at the college or its constituent universities is dynamic in welcoming presumed organizations and associations for placement drive. Each university has its placement cycle and leads pre-placement exercises like mock interviews, conferences, seminars, specialists talk, and so forth. The candidates are trained with significant skills like personality, quantitative ability, logical reasoning, etc. that increase the chances of candidates selected by the company. The college has an association with several foreign and national universities and recruiters. Top companies at Anna University, Chennai for the placements of 2019-2020:

Accolite software Bank of America
HDFC CEAT
Hyundai HCL
Ford Motor Indian Oil Corporation Limited
Infosys TVS
Standard Chartered Wipro
TCS Cognizant Technology solution
L and T Infotech Oracle
Myntra Samsung R and D

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Scholarships Offered by Anna University

Anna University gives financial assistance to brilliant and deserving candidates. Several scholarships are available by AU under many processes.

  • BC/MBC scholarships– This scholarship is awarded to backward class candidates who are studying in the per-day courses. The yearly income of the parents must not exceed 2 lakhs.
  • SC/ST Scholarship– To avail this, the yearly income of the parents must not exceed 2.5 lakhs. A document from Tahsildar is significant as data of the category.
  • Merit-cum-means Minority Scholarship- The candidate belonging to Muslim, Christian, Buddhist, and Sikkim can apply for this scholarship. The yearly income of their income should not exceed 2.5 lakhs.
  • Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship– This scholarship is for candidates studying in universities and colleges. To avail it, a candidate should score above 80% marks in the HSC exam. They should also have 75% attendance in 1st year.

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Fee Structure for B.Tech at Anna University

Anna University Fees structure is given in the table below:

Particulars Fees (In INR)
One time fees 4810
Refundable fees 9000
Tuition Fees 6000
Mess Fees 15000
Total Fees 34,810

What is the Process to Pay Anna University Fees? For paying Anna University fees, steps are given below.

  • Go to the official website at Anna University.
  • After visiting the main page, press on the fees tab.
  • This will direct you to have a look at the new window.
  • Then, solve the security question and press the button.
  • Now, enter the registration number, date of birth and choose the mode of payment.
  • Lastly, press the proceed button.

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Anna University FAQs

Q: Does Anna University offer admission to candidates coming from outside of Tamil Nadu?

Last updated on April 20th, 2021

Answer – Of course, Anna University offers admission to candidates from outside of Tamil Nadu. One can apply through other state quota candidates. Selection is mainly through a single-window counseling mode which depends on marks scored in the 10+2 exam. Approximately 150 seats are reserved for other state candidates distributed among the constituent colleges.

Q: Is Anna University a Private University or Government University?

Last updated on April 20th, 2021

Answer – Anna University is a Public State University located in Tamil Nadu. Its main branch is in Chennai.

Q: What is the eligibility criteria to apply for Anna University Counseling?

Last updated on April 20th, 2021

Answer – Candidates must be a citizen of India but not belonging to Tamil Nadu. The requirement is preferred as accepted for Tamil Nadu students and marks accepted for Tamil Nadu students under general class.

Q: How is the hostel facility at Anna University?

Last updated on April 20th, 2021

Answer – Anna University offers the best facilities for both female and male candidates. The best facilities like TV room, Wi-Fi, Laundry system, common room, seminar hall, mess, purify water, gym, Bank ATM, football, cricket ground, kho – kho, etc, are provided.