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Admissions will be as per the guidelines of Government of Tamilnadu.

Minimum Eligibility

A pass in 10+2 with

  • 50% (for OC),
  • 45% (for BC),
  •  40% (for MBC,DNC,SC,SCA,ST) average marks scored in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together,

    i.e., (Mathematics out of 200 + Physics out of 200 + Chemistry out of 200)/6 for HSC academic stream.

For HSC-Vocational stream, the average mark is calculated with the marks scored in the related subjects, vocational theory and practicals put together.

65% seats (GQ) are admitted through Tamilnadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) by single window admissions and the rest by the Management Quota (MQ) based on common ranking provided by the Consortium of Engineering colleges approved by the Govt.

For GQ Anna University will issue the admission applications and for MQ, the Consortium applications can be obtained from the college.

For Eligibility and admission to the first year of various programs, refer the Norms of Directorate of Technical Education (DOTE), Chennai, TN and Anna University.



Lateral Entry Admissions


Diploma Candidates – A pass with prescribed minimum eligibility marks in any one of the Diploma in appropriate branch of Engineering / Technology of the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamil Nadu / equivalent prescribed for admission to the Degree Course.


B.Sc. Candidates - A pass with prescribed minimum eligibility marks in any recognized Bachelor’s Degree in Science of minimum 3 years duration with 10+2+3 years pattern and studied core Mathematics as one of the subjects at degree level.


Note: Candidates with Degree other than Bachelor of Science are not eligible.


A pass in Maths, Physics & Chemistry and Vocational stream with Maths at 10 +2 Level of Tamil Nadu Board of Education or equivalent with a minimum marks prescribed for each community as below:


  • OC 55%
  • BC (Including BC Muslims) 50%
  • MBC & DNC 45% and
  • SC/ST a mere pass


Other State candidates should have scored 55% marks in Maths, Physics & Chemistry.


B.Sc., with Maths as one of the subjects or Diploma in Engineering with 60% above are eligible for lateral entry.


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