TANCET Previous Year Question Papers for Civil, ECE, ME, MBA PDF Download


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TANCETTANCET is the state level examination, which refers to Tamil Nadu common entrance test. This exam is conducted by the Anna University of Chennai. The Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) is scheduled in the month of March for the academic year 2019-20 admission for PG (Post Graduate courses).

The state government of Tamil Nadu has nominated Anna University at Chennai to take charge of the responsibilities of conducting TANCET Examination. This examination is conducted every year. This examination gives a chance to thousands of graduated candidates, to appear in TANCET Exam.

Candidates those belong to outside the state of Tamil Nadu and wish to get admission in Tamil Nadu in the various course also encouraged to participate in this entrance exam.

TANCET Previous Year Paper

Previous year exam paper may help to the candidates who have applied for the entrance examination of TANCET. Candidates can download the previous year paper for their preference from the below-given links.

Here is the link for the previous year paper which is given below:

Subject Previous Year Paper
Basic science Click Here
Maths Click Here
CSE Click Here
EEE Click Here
ECE Click Here
MCA Click Here

TANCET Question Paper Pattern

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For the TANCET Exam, the questions are going to be asked on Undergraduate standard only. The candidates who wish to appear this exam can expect general awareness, basic science, arithmetical ability related questions also.

All the questions in the question paper will be asked in MCQ format with four alternative options which lead to one correct one. Candidates have to choose anyone from the given options.

Candidates can check their answer after the exam, through the help of the answer key, which is announced by the institute after the exam conducted.

Here we are providing the exam paper pattern of TANCET which are as follow:

Course Subjects No. of Questions
MBA General English, General Mathematics, Data Sufficiency/ Interpretation, Decision Making (business) 100
MCA Logical & Analytical Reasoning, Computer Awareness, Quantitative Ability 100
ME/ M. Tech/ M. Arch/ M. Plan Engineering Mathematics 20
Basic Engineering & Sciences 35 (mark any 20)
Discipline Related question (optional) 60
Total Marks: 100
Duration: 2 hours

TANCET Exam Syllabus

The syllabus for the TANCET Exam is different based on the various departments. All the syllabus for any entrance exam is set by the institute.

TANCET is the state level examination, held for those candidates who wish to get admission into various PG (post-graduation) & master’s degree. This examination is affiliated with Anna University, the syllabus for PG (post-graduation) will be the same in term of basic question will ask. For MBA & MCA.

The exam syllabus is categorized into three parts that are part-1, part-2, and compulsory section part-3. 

Part-1  Engineering Mathematics
Part-2 Basic Engineering and Science
Part-3 It is meant for different disciples
Section Topic name Syllabus
Part-1 Engineering Mathematics
  • Determinants and Matrices
  • Calculus and Differential Equations
  • Vector Calculus
  • Functions of Complex Variables and Complex Integration
  • Transforms
  • Numerical Methods
  • Applied Probability
Part-2 Basic Engineering and Science
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics
  • Material Science
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Chemistry
Part- 3
  1. Civil engineering & geoinformatics
Structural Engineering

  • Mechanics:
  • Structural Analysis:
  • Building Materials:
  • Concrete Structures:
  • Steel Structures:

Soil Mechanics and Foundation

  • Soil Mechanics
  • Foundation
  • Engineering

Transportation Engineering

  • Highway Planning
  • Traffic Engineering

Water Resources Engineering

  • Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics
  • Hydrology and Ground Water
  • Irrigation Engineering

Environmental Engineering

  • Water and Waste Water Engineering
  • Air Pollution and Control
  • Noise Pollution and Control

Surveying and Remote Sensing

  • Surveying
  • Remote Sensing
  • GIS and Cartography

TANCET Answer Key

Candidates can cross-check their answer through the answer key. Answer key contains the correct answer of all the question which are asked in the TANCET Entrance Exam.

Candidates may use the TANCET Answer key to compare the answer which has been they attend in their exam. As per their cross-verification of answer key candidates may come to know the chances of admission.

After the examination is conducted, Anna University May announced the answer key.

Procedure to download the TANCET answer key:

  • Visit the official link provided by Anna University. That is https://www.annauniv.edu
  • Choose the TANCET paper press to enter the key.
  • The answer key will get displayed on the screen; candidates can now verify their answer one by one.

Eligibility criteria

Only eligible candidates can apply for the entrance exam; eligibility criteria are mentioned below:

Courses Eligibility
MBA Pass Bachelor’s degree (minimum of three years).
I have secured at least 50% (45% marks in case of reserved category).
MCA Pass Bachelor’s degree (minimum 3 years) with mathematics at 10+2 level or at the graduate level.
I have obtained at least 50% (45% marks in case of reserved category).
MCA (Lateral Entry) Pass Bachelor’s degree (minimum 3 years) in BCA, B.Sc. (CS/IT) with mathematics at 10+2 level or at the graduate level.
Secure at least 50% (45% marks in case of reserved category).
ME/M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Plan Pass Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
I have obtained at least 50% (45% marks in case of reserved category).
GATE Valid Score Card

TANCET Admit Card

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Admit card is an essential document for the applied candidates, candidates can download the admit card through online mode. Only registered candidates can download the Admit Card from the Anna University Website (or via the given link). Candidates can download the admit card via following the Anna University official website.

At the time of admission, process Candidate had to produce the hall ticket. Candidates shall safely preserve the hall ticket till the admission process.

No candidates will be allowed to attend the examination without admit card if in case If candidate lost the hall ticket after the entrance test, the duplicate hall ticket could be obtained after making a payment of Rs. 100 in the form of DD with the written request to address of Anna University which is given below:

The Secretary,
Anna University,
Chennai- 600025.

If you have any query regarding TANCET Previous Year Question Papers, you can leave your comments below.

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  1. Priya says:

    It would be great if you could provide previous year question paper (2016,2017) of Civil engineering.

  2. SUJATHA says:

    It has super if you could provide previous year question with answer (2011 to 2019) of electrical and electronics engineering.

  3. RAMPRASAD S R says:

    i need all previous year question paper in the department of computer science and engineering

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