TANCET 2022 Registration (Closed!): Check Application Form Fees, How to Apply

Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test 2022 ( TANCET )

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Updated on May 3, 2022 15:44 IST

TANCET registration 2022 started on March 30. Anna University has closed the TANCET registration window. Candidates were allowed to apply until April 23. Earlier, the candidates were able to apply for the TANCET 2022 exam until April 18 on the examination website (tancet.annauniv.edu/tancet), which was later extended to April 21. A total of 36,755 candidates applied for TANCET 2022, while the admit card has been issued for as many as 36,710 candidates. Anna University, on behalf of DTE Chennai, released the TANCET application form online.

Candidates aspiring for state PG course admission in Tamil Nadu were able to fill out the application form for TANCET 2022 before the deadline. The online application process includes several steps such as TANCET registration, payment of application fee, filling in personal and academic details, etc. This year, aspirants had to pay INR 800 as an application fee if they belong to unreserved categories. Reserved category candidates need to pay INR 400 as the application cum examination fee. All the successful applicants are issued the admit card to appear for the TANCET 2022 exam.

Nearly 40,000 candidates apply for the TANCET exam every year for admission into professional PG courses. Candidates holding a relevant bachelor's degree are eligible to fill out the TANCET application form 2022. Read further to know more details on TANCET 2022 registration, including dates, process and fees.

Latest Updates:

April 23: TANCET 2022 registrations closed on April 23; Check application status before April 26

TANCET Registration 2022: Important Dates

The table below mentions the TANCET 2022 application dates and schedule for further exam events:

TANCET 2022 Events

TANCET Registration Dates 2022

Commencement of TANCET 2022 registration


Last date to apply for TANCET 2022



23-Apr-2022 (4 PM)

Issuance of TANCET 2022 admit card


TANCET exam date 2022

14-May-2022 (MCA & MBA)

15-May-2022 (ME/MTech/MPlan/MArch)

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Prerequisites for TANCET 2022 Application Process

Candidates must have the following details/ documents with them before they start the TANCET registration:

  • Valid email ID and mobile number
  • Coloured passport size photo of 200x300 pixels resolution
  • Scanned signature of 200x70 pixels resolution
  • Registration number/ Roll number and year of the passing of Class 10
  • Registration number and year of the passing of Class 12
  • Copy of community certificate in PDF format (for SC/ST/SCA categories)
  • Bank details online payment of TANCET application fee

Also Read: TANCET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

How to Fill TANCET 2022 Application Form?

TANCET 2022 application process is a seven-step process. Candidates need to complete all the steps to submit the form. Only the candidates filling the application form before the last date are issued the TANCET admit card to appear for the exam. The space below mentions the steps to fill out the TANCET 2022 application form:

Step 1: TANCET Registration

Candidates need to complete the one-time registration as the first step of the TANCET application process:

  1. Visit the official exam website of TANCET 2022 or follow the URL mentioned here: tancet.annauniv.edu
  2. Click on the 'Click Here' button available against the text reading 'For Online Registration' 
  3. Enter the details including name, email ID, mobile number, date of birth, password, SSLC registration number, nativity, etc.
  4. Create a password and choose the PG professional course for admission based on TANCET 2022
  5. Enter the captcha code followed by hitting the 'Submit' button
TANCET Registration 2022

TANCET 2022 registration

Step 2: TANCET Login

After completing the registration, candidates receive an email stating that the one-time registration for TANCET 2022 is complete and the candidates can proceed to fill out the application form. Registered email ID and password aid the TANCET login process. After logging in, candidates need to proceed further to fill the details and upload the documents in the application form.

TANCET application login window

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Step 3: Filling Personal Details in TANCET Application Form

Candidates can proceed to fill in their personal details. The personal details to be filled in the TANCET application form include:

  • Gender
  • Nationality
  • Address
  • City
  • Pincode
  • State

After filling in the above-mentioned details, candidates need to click on the 'Next' button.

TANCET 2022 Registration Details

TANCET 2022 Registration Details

Step 4: Filling Educational Details in TANCET Application Form

Candidates need to fill in the academic details while completing the TANCET application process. The list of academic details to be entered while filling out the application form is as follows:

  • SSLC/ Class 10 registration number
  • Year of passing SSLC/ Class 10
  • HSC/ Class 12 registration number
  • Year of passing HSC/ Class 12
  • Qualifying degree name
  • Spacialisation in the qualifying degree
  • Year of completing the qualifying degree

Candidates must click on the 'Next' button to proceed further with the next step of the TANCET 2022 registration.

NOTE: Candidates whose qualifying exam result is awaited can also apply. In the field for 'Year of Passing' the degree, candidates must type NA

Educational Details to Enter in TANCET Form

TANCET 2022 Application Form Details

Step 5: Filling Examination Details in TANCET Application Form

Post filling in the academic details, candidates need to choose the exam city from the list of TANCET exam centres. In addition, candidates need to choose the course name for admission based on TANCET. Click on the 'Save & Continue' button after filling in the exam details.

TANCET 2022 Exam Cities

TANCET Exam Centre Preference

Step 6: Uploading Documents in TANCET Application Form

Candidates need to upload documents including a photograph and signature while filling out the TANCET application form. The documents are to be uploaded in a specified format to avoid the cancellation of the candidature. The process to upload the photograph and signature while filling the TANCET form is as follows:

  1. Choose the image file from the system
  2. After the image preview is available, click on the 'Upload' button if the image appears fine
  3. After the image is uploaded, click on the 'Next' button
Documents to be Uploaded in TANCET Registration
TANCET 2022 Image Upload Specifications

Step 7: Confirm Details Filled in TANCET Application Form

After the candidates have completed all the steps mentioned above, the final stage is to confirm all the details. In this step, candidates are able to check all the details they entered in the previous steps along with the preview of the images uploaded. In case there is a discrepancy in any of the details appearing on the screen, candidates must edit the same. This step before the final submission is critical as Anna University does not provide any window for TANCET application form correction.

Step 8: Payment of TANCET Application Fee

After confirming the details entered in the TANCET application form, candidates need to pay an application fee based on their category. Reserved category candidates get a fee concession. Anna University will not refund the application fee. Thus, candidates must check all the details carefully before the fee payment.

Check the video below depicting the step-wise procedure to fill TANCET 2022 application form: 

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TANCET 2022 Image Specifications for Document Upload

Candidates need to upload documents during the TANCET application process. The space below provides the document upload specifications:

Document Format Dimensions in Pixels (Height x Width) Size
Photograph JPG 300 x 200 50 KB
Signature JPG 70 x 200 11 KB
Community certificate for SC/ST (to be uploaded for fee concession) PDF - -

TANCET 2022 Application Fees

The table below mentions the category-wise TANCET registration fee:


TANCET Registration Fee (in INR)



SC /SCA /ST (Belonging to Tamil Nadu)


TANCET application fees for more than one programme: For every additional course, candidates need to pay the additional fee of INR 800 or INR 400 based on their category. 

NOTE: The TANCET application fee mentioned in the tables above is as per the previous year's exam session and is likely to remain the same.

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TANCET 2022 Application Form Correction

Candidates can correct the details entered in the application form if any within the prescribed dates of application. No separate window for correction in TANCET 2022 application will be made available by the examination authority. Therefore, candidates are advised to fill in the details correctly since no editing in details will be allowed after the final submission of the application.

TANCET Registration Trend Over the Years

TANCET registration trend for the past nine years (2013-21) is given in the table below:

Year Number of TANCET Registrations
2022 36,710



















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FAQs on TANCET 2022 Registration

Q: Can I register for more than one programme?

A: Yes, candidates can apply for more than one programme for admission based on TANCET. However, candidates applying for more than one course need to pay the additional application fee based on the number of courses applied for.

Q: Can I fill out the TANCET application form offline?

A: No. Candidates can only complete the TANCET registration online. Anna University does not facilitate offline application form submission.

Q: Can a candidate residing outside Tamil Nadu apply for TANCET 2022?

A: Candidates living outside Tamil Nadu can fill out the application form of the TANCET exam. However, they need to fulfil the eligibility criteria laid down by the TANCET participating colleges/universities.

Q. Can a candidate who has completed graduation through correspondence/distance learning apply for TANCET 2022?

A: No. Only the candidates who have completed a full-time graduation programme can apply for TANCET 2022 exam.

Q. Can I get an application fee concession if I don't belong to SC/ST/SCA categories?

A: No. Candidates belonging to SC/SCA/ST categories are entitled to application fee concession. The application fee for reserved category candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu have to pay INR 400. Such candidates need to submit the community certificate to avail the benefit of discounted application fee.

Q: What is the age limit to appear for TANCET 2022 exam?

A: There is no upper age or lower age restriction to appear for the TANCET exam. However, candidates who fail to comply with other eligibility conditions are not allowed to appear for the exam.

Q: Do I need to fill out a separate registration form for TANCET 2022 counselling?

A: The application form of the TANCET exam and the counselling registration is to be filled out separately. The TANCET counselling registration can only be filled by the candidates who pass the exam.

Q: Will Anna University refund the TANCET application fee if I fail to appear for the exam?

A: No, the application fee of TANCET 2022 is non-refundable. Thus, candidates must check the exam dates, as well as eligibility conditions before the payment of the TANCET registration fee.

Q: Can I edit the TANCET 2022 application form after submission?

A: No, Anna University does not provide any facility for application form correction. Thus, candidates must check all details before they submit the TANCET application form.

Q: What is the last date to apply for TANCET 2022?

A: Anna University has set the last date to fill the online application form for TANCET as April 23 as per the extended deadline.

Q: What should be the size of the photograph to upload during the TANCET application process?

A: Candidates need to upload the photograph and signature while filling out the TANCET form. The dimensions of the photograph must not exceed 51 mm x 51 mm.

Q: Do I need to upload my caste certificate to avail reservation benefits during the TANCET admission process?

A: Yes, candidates seeking reservation benefits under their category must upload the caste certificate during the application form submission.

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I secured 95.447% in TANCET 2022 and I belong to the bc category. Will I get PSG college through councelling?

Ishwarya Nanditha M

Contributor-Level 7

a week ago

PSG being one of the top most colleges, it is possible to get into college.


What is the stripen giving college for M.Arch through TANCET exam in Tamilnadu?

Pranav Raj

Contributor-Level 10

2 months ago

Hii Sowmya, There is no such thing like stipend for clearing TANCET as far as I known. But you can see the difference in fee structure. Fee payment in colleges through TANCET will be comparatively low when compared with National level exams. Since past few years, TANCET is really competitive.


I registered for TANCET M.Tech exam. After paying the fees it shows that the payment is not been proceeded.

Ishan Aditya

Contributor-Level 10

2 months ago

Don't worry may be it is due to Server Error. It will get resolved within 24 hrs.

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