Tamilnadu Common Entrance Test is the test that has to be taken for seeking admission into MBA programmes offered by Anna University and colleges affiliated to Anna University, The Government College of Technology Coimbatore, The Government Colleges of Engineering at Salem and Tirunelveli and to other Government aided and unaided Colleges. The list of schools accepting the scores of TANCET will be released by the Directorate of Technical Education, Tamilnadu.
The test usually has 100 questions split onto 5 parts and the duration of the test is 2 hours. 5 answer choices are given for each question. Every correct answer fetches 1 mark while every incorrect answer results in ¼ of a mark being deducted as penalty.