TNEA 2018 Online: No Need to Travel to Anna University, Chennai

Last year, the TNEA application was made online mode and students must travel to Anna University Chennai to attend the counselling processes. That’s going to be history from 2018. Yes, the Tamilnadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) 2018 goes completely online from this academic year 2018-2019. Students are no more need to visit Anna University to attend the BE BTech counseling from this year. The new concept of TNEA Facilitation Centres (TFC) is introduced from this year. Let us see how the new Anna University Counselling 2018 process is going to happen in the following lines.

21 Years Old Anna University Counselling System is Changed!

For the past 21 years, Anna University counselling for BE BTech admissions will be held either at Anna University, Chennai or Anna University Campuses across the state. For the very first time in the TNEA history, the counseling processes are completely made online. According to a statement issued by TNEA Secretary Mr. V Rhymend Uthariaraj, “Engineering aspirants do not have to travel from across the State to Anna University for engineering counselling anymore as the Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) will go online from this year”. So, this ends the 21-year-old traditional Anna University Counselling process and changed to a new system from 2018.

Anna University Opened 44 TNEA Facilitation Centres Across Tamilnadu

44 TNEA Facilitation Centres (TFC) for TNEA Online Counselling 2018
44 TNEA Facilitation Centres (TFC) for TNEA Online Counselling 2018

Regarding the Anna University Single Window Counselling processes, Tamilnadu Higher Education Minister Mr. K P Anbazhagan made an official announcement on opening TNEA Facilitation Centres across the state. He said that TNEA 2018 will be completely online. Additionally, TNEA will open 44 TNEA Facilitation Centres across the 32 districts of Tamilnadu to assist the students to attend TNEA 2018 online counselling at its best.

Each District will have at least 1 or more TNEA facilitation centers for Anna University Counselling 2018

TNEA 2018 Online makes it easier for applicants hailing from different parts of the state and avoid the ordeal of traveling, boarding, lodging and financial expenses.

New Anna University Online Counselling Processes 2018:

As the TNEA 2018 goes completely online, the procedure for the Anna University counselling also made some new changes. According to that, the TNEA 2018 Counseling process will be taken into three phases,

  • Registration and Application
  • Certificate Verification
  • Counselling Process.

Note: At each stage of the TNEA Counselling process, TNEA will send an email and SMS alerts to the candidates.

TNEA 2018 Online Counselling Allows You to Register by Sitting from Home:

Students can use the TNEA 2018 counselling system through the internet from the comfort of their home. For the students who do not have internet access in their home can make the most of the TNEA Facilitation Centres for the TNEA 2018 registration and application process.

Most probably, the 44 TNEA facilitation centers will be include campuses like Anna University and government and government-aided colleges affiliated to the Anna University. Some government polytechnics and government arts and science colleges will also offer the facility (expecting).

1st Phase of TNEA Counselling: TNEA 2018 Registration & Application

The first phase of TNEA 2018 counselling is registration and application. Here, the candidates must pay TNEA 2018 application fee of Rs.500 (Rs.250 for SC/SCA/ST) for the TNEA 2018 online registration.

2nd Phase of TNEA Counselling 2018:

All the students who successfully registered for the TNEA 2018 online application have to visit any of the 44 TNEA Facilitation centers or TNEA facilitation centres near to them for the 2nd phase of Anna University counselling. Here, the student’s certificate verification will be done. Students are advised to bring their original certificates along with the photocopies of the same.

Apparently, one week of time will be given to all the candidates to select the closest TNEA facilitation centres near them for the 3rd phase of Anna University counselling. At the 2nd stage of counselling the students will be given TNEA 2018 information booklet, which will consist of information of all the colleges, seats and course availability as well.

Tips: Try a search in Google for TNEA Facilitation Centres Near Me to find the nearest TFC at its best.

Note: A video will be played at the TFC’s where a live demo of the Anna University counselling process guide will be the content.

“”List of TFC Centres for TNEA 2018″”

3rd Phase of Anna University Counselling 2018:

The third phase of TNEA counselling 2018 will be held in 5 rounds. “Each round will go on for five days in which the candidate will take the first three days to enter their option (college/course) tentatively and may take the next two days to confirm the allotment given to them. Students may do this all online but can also approach the TFCs for the counselling process,” said by TNEA Secretary.

TNEA 2018 Admission Deposit Fee:

All the candidates must pay Rs.5000 (Rs.1000 for SC/SCA/ST) as initial deposit for the college admissions.

Please bookmark us or visit us frequently for the list of 44 TNEA Facilitation Centres name, address, phone numbers for TNEA Counselling 2018. Also get the latest and live Anna University Counselling 2018 updates at its best.

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2 thoughts on “TNEA 2018 Online: No Need to Travel to Anna University, Chennai

  • April 30, 2018 at 5:57 am

    i am an college student. i have an doubt. without going to counselling centers can i apply and process the counselling as TFC .if it is possible or not.

    • April 30, 2018 at 6:27 am

      Yeah it’s possible. You can attend the counselling through any of your nearby TFC… All the best.


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