TNEA Counselling 2023: (Started), Choice Filling, Registration Form, Date

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions are done through the entrance examination which is conducted by the official Government agency. The students who are interested in taking admission to various engineering colleges present in the prestigious colleges and universities in Tamil Nadu will first have to pass the entrance examination conducted by the Anna University of the state. After you have successfully given the written examination you will be called for the counselling procedure. Given below are the details regarding the TNEA Counselling 2023. We will also share with you all the important dates, counselling fees and the step-by-step counselling procedure that you need to undertake. 

TNEA Counselling 2023

TNEA Counselling 2023

TNEA Counselling is done after the candidates have successfully passed the written examination for entrance to various engineering courses in the prestigious universities and colleges of Tamil Nadu State. The candidates will have to go through the counselling round after they have successfully submitted the counselling fees. In the counselling round, the candidates are asked questions related to their educational background and their personal details. The documents that the candidates need to produce are also verified in the counselling procedure taken up by the authorities of the organisation responsible for admissions. 

TNEA Cut-Off 2023

Details Of TNEA Counselling 2023

Exam NameTamil Nadu Engineering Admission
Academic Year2022
Examination LevelState Level 
Exam CategoryUndergraduate
Conducting AuthorityAnna University
Official Website

TNEA Exam Dates

EventsDates 2023 (Announced)
TNEA 2022 Notification8th June 2022
Application Form availability20th June 2022
Last date to apply27th July 2022
Random numbers allotment2nd August 2022
Certificate verificationTill 5th August 2022
Release of rank list/ merit list16th August 2022
Grievances Addressal16th to 19th August 2022
Counselling for special reservation category20th to 23rd August 2022
Commencement of General category25th August to 21st October 2022
End of counsellingTill 24th October 2022

TNEA Rank List 2023

TNEA Counselling Schedule for Special Category 

The counselling schedule for the special category in the year 2023 is given in the table below:-

EventsDates for Government 7.5% preferential QuotaSpecial General counselling dates
Commencement of TNEA counsellingAugust 20, 2022August 21 to 22, 2022
Publication of tentative allotmentAugust 20, 2022August 23, 2022
Confirmation of tentative allotmentAugust 21, 2022August 23, 2022
Publication of provisional allotmentAugust 21, 2022August 24, 2022

TNEA Counselling 2023 College List

  • Government Engineering Colleges
  • Government Aided Engineering Colleges
  • Self- Financing Engineering Colleges
  • University Departments of Engineering

TNEA Counselling Schedule for Vocational Category 

Commencement of TNEA counsellingAugust 25, 2022
Publication of tentative allotmentAugust 28, 2022
Confirmation of tentative allotmentAugust 28 to 29, 2022
Publication of provisional allotmentAugust 30, 2022

TNEA Rank Wise Counselling Dates

RoundsMarks RangeRanksChoice FillingTentative Allotment of SeatsConfirming tentative seat allotmentPublication of Provisional seat allotment
Round 1200184.505114524August 25 to 27, 2022August 28, 2022August 28 to 29, 2022August 30, 2022
Round 2184.500163.0001452545577September 9 to 11, 2022September 12, 2022September 12 to 13, 2022September 14, 2022
Round 3162.995130.2504557894620September 23 to 25, 2022September 26, 2022September 26 and 27, 2022September 28, 2022
Round 4130.00077.50094621156278October 9 to 11, 2022October 12, 2022October 12 to 13, 2022October 14, 2022

TNEA Special Reservation Counselling Schedule 2023

Starting DateEnding DateCounselling ProcessSpecial Reservation Category
To be notifiedTo be notifiedChoice Filling
To be notifiedTo be notifiedTentative Allotment & Confirmation of Tentative Allotment
To be notifiedProvisional allotment

TNEA Vacancy Position

Counselling Fee

Before successfully taking the counselling, you will need to submit the following counselling fees:-

CategoryCounselling Fee
General CandidatesRs 5000
SC / SCA / ST candidates belonging to Tamil NaduRs 1000

Cut Off of TNEA 2023 Counselling

The cut off list for the applicants is now available on the official website of the university, those applicants who have registered themselves under this, are advised to visit the website oftenly to get more details. The list was published in the month of October and now its is totally available for the applicants. There you can check category wise list of cut off, and the authorities have set the factors such as, previous year cut off, and available seats for the applied candidates.

TNEA Counselling 2023 Procedure

The counselling will be done by the authorities taking into consideration a detailed counselling procedure given below in the following list:-

  • First of all, the aspirants have to register for TNEA 2023. 
  • Applicants who do not have an internet connection can use the TFCs which will help them register for the exam. 
  • The candidates have to enter all their basic details such as name, date of birth, mobile number and email address among others in the application form to register for the exam.
  • The candidates who have successfully registered for the exam, have to pay the counselling fee as per their category. 
  • Now the candidates will have to fill in their basic details such as details of the nativity, nationality, category, marks of qualifying examination and board name within a given period of time.
  • The candidates will have to successfully submit the duly filled application form to their concerned organisation or institution.
  • All the registered candidates will be allotted a 10-digit random number. 
  • The purpose of the random number of TNEA 2022 is to help break the deadlock between candidates if there is a tie even after exhausting all tie-breaking rules.
  • The candidates will now be required to go to the TFCs with their application, original certificates and their photocopies. 
  • Students will be given a week’s time to choose the closest TFC which can be in any district across the state. 
  • During this time, students will also be handed out a booklet with information on all colleges, seats and courses. This handbook will also be available online. Besides this, a video too will be displayed at the TFCs instructing the process to guide students. 
  • The candidates will have to carry important documents including-
    • High school marksheet
    • Intermediate marksheet
    • Photo identity proof like Aadhaar card, election ID card, driving licence
    • Transfer certificate from the last school attended
    • Nativity certificate (in case applicable)
    • Category certificate (applicable category
  • Now, the real counselling procedure will commence.
    • The counselling will comprise four to five rounds. 
    • Each round will be held over 5 days where candidates will have three days to enter their tentative option (college/course). They may take the next two days to confirm the allotment given to them. 
    • Students will have the option to carry this process online but they can also approach the TFCs for the same. 
    • At this stage, aspirants will be required to pay a sum of Rs. 5,000 (1,000 for SC/SCA/ST) as initial deposit for college admissions.
    • During each stage, SMS, as well as an email alert, will be sent to candidates. 
    • The TNEA cutoff will also be released for all rounds of counselling.
    • Separate cut off marks will be released by the authorities according to the round of counselling.
    • The authority will release the first list of TNEA 2022 seat allotments. The list of candidates will be prepared solely on the basis of the merit list prepared by the authority, choices filled and category of the candidate. 
    • Candidates have to log in to their TNEA account to see the result of the seat allotment. Candidates can either accept the seat or surrender the seat to participate in the next round of seat allotment. After confirming the seat, candidates have to report to their respective institute/college of Tamil Nadu.

TNEA 2023 Educational Eligibility

CategoryMinimum Marks (12th )
General Category45%
Backward Class Including Backward Class Muslim40%
MBC & DNC 40%

Registration Statistics

Given below is the detail regarding the registration statistics of the people who are registering themselves for TNEA counselling:-

Eligible application1,12,406
Other Genders3
Academic General1,10,873
Vocational General1,533
Vocational disabled1
Vocational Ex-serviceman2
Sports quota including academic and vocational1,409
Total seat vacant as per the application current situation50,748

Factors Affecting The Rank List

There are a lot of different factors which will be affecting the construction of the rank list in the TNEA Exam. Given below is the list of factors affecting the rank list of the exam:-

  • Percentage of marks in Mathematics
  • Percentage of marks in Physics
  • Percentage of marks in Chemistry
  • Percentage of marks in the 4th optional subject
  • Date of Birth (elder candidates are given preference)
  • TNEA rank list is published depending on the overall rank, community-wise and region-wise.

TNEA 2023 Result Download Online

After successfully giving the examination the candidates will be selected by the authorities however if you want to check the result then you will have to follow the simple step-by-step procedure given below:-

  • The candidates will first have to visit the official website of the Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission
  • The homepage of the organisation will be displayed on your screen.
TNEA 2021 Result
  • You will have to go to the latest updates section.
  • The latest updates regarding the TNEA 2022 Result will be displayed on your screen.
  • You will have to click on the result link.
  • A new page will be displayed on your screen.
  • You will have to enter the details related to your personal information.
  • You will have to enter your roll number and your name.
  • The result will be displayed on your screen.
  • The candidate will have to download the result by clicking on the download button.
  • The candidates can also take a printout of the result for future use.


What is the Full Form of TNEA?

  • Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA)

Can you provide an brief registration statistic?

  • Yes we have already mentioned it in our article you can get brief details over there.