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TNEA 2024 Registration Begins

May 09, 2024 by Admin
TNEA 2024 Registration Begins

The Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions Committee has announced the schedule for engineering admissions counseling. Students can submit their TNEA 2024 online application on the portal until June 6.

You can find the TNEA 2024 Counselling Dates on this page. Students interested in applying for engineering admission at any of the Tamil Nadu Colleges must register for counseling before the last date. The TNEA 2024 registration started on May 6.

Admission to the B.Tech program in Tamil Nadu is determined by TNEA counseling, which considers students' Class 12 merit. The TNEA 2024 counseling process includes registration, displaying the TNEA 2024 Merit list, selecting preferences, allocation, confirming the allocation, reporting to the college or TFC, and paying fees based on confirmation.

TNEA 2024 Counselling Schedule

The official website has published the TNEA 2024 counseling dates. Students can refer to the table below for the complete schedule of TNEA Counseling 2024.



TNEA 2024 registration start date

May 6, 2024

TNEA 2024 registration last date

June 6, 2024

Document upload deadline

June 12, 2024

Random Number Issuance

June 12, 2024

Certificate Verification Period

June 13 to 30, 2024

TNEA Rank List Declaration

July 10, 2024

Grievance Rectification Period

July 11 to 20, 2024

Government (7.5%) Special Reservation Counselling (Online)

July, 2024

General Special Reservation Counselling (Online)

July, 2024

General Counseling (Online)

July to September, 2024

Supplementary Counselling

September, 2024

SCA to SC Counselling

September, 2024

TNEA Counselling Process 2024

The counseling process will be conducted online in four rounds, each consisting of four stages, as outlined below. Students will participate in counseling sessions based on their rank.

Choice Filling:

Students will have three days to select their preferred colleges and branches based on their preferences. Choices must be ranked in order of preference.


Seats will be allocated based on factors such as rank, community, and seat availability.

Confirmation of Allotment:

Students must confirm their allotted seats within two days. Failure to confirm the seat allotment may result in losing the seat. Upon allotment, students will have the following options:

Accept and Join:

Students who accept the allotted seat must download the provisional allotment order and report to their respective colleges before the specified date to complete the admission process. Failure to report will result in the allotment being canceled.

Accept and Move Up:

Students who wish to move to a higher preference will receive a tentative allotment. They must confirm their previous allotment and report to a nearby TFC to pay the required fees for the higher allotment.

Decline and Move Up:

Students who are unsatisfied with the allotment but seeking a higher preference will move to the next round.

Decline and Move to the Next Round:

Students who are not satisfied with the allotment and are unwilling to wait for a higher preference can choose this option.

Decline and Withdraw:

Students who have not received their desired seat can choose to withdraw from all rounds.

Move Up or Move to the Next Round:

Students not allotted a seat will be presented with this option. If seats are available, they will be allocated; otherwise, they will move to the next round.

TNEA 2024 Application Form

The procedure for the TNEA application involves registering, completing the application form, reviewing it, submitting the application fee, and generating the final report. The final report serves as confirmation that the form has been successfully submitted. Students are required to print this report for their records.

Students who complete the registration process for TNEA 2024 will receive a random number. The authority will notify students of their random numbers via SMS. Students can also access their random numbers by logging into their respective accounts.

TNEA Document Verification Process 2024

Uploaded certificates will be reviewed for verification at the TFCs chosen by students during the online application process. The certificate upload and verification process details will be provided after registration is complete.

Here are the steps for students to follow during the document verification process for TNEA 2024:

  • If the status is shown as "Incomplete," students must scan all required certificates into a single PDF file and upload them.
  • After uploading, they should freeze the upload and log out.
  • If the status is shown as "Upload not completed" and "Upload status as Not started," students should scan all certificates into a single PDF file and upload them.
  • After uploading, they should freeze the upload and log out.
  • If the status is shown as "In Progress," certificate verification is underway.
  • If the status is shown as "Completed successfully," it indicates that certificate verification has been completed for that application.

TNEA 2024 Application Fee

Below are the TNEA 2024 application fees for students to review:


Application Fee

Special Reservation Category (each selected)

Rs. 100

SC/ST/SCA (Tamil Nadu)

Rs. 250

General Category

Rs. 500

Documents Required To Fill Registration Form

Before starting the TNEA 2024 registrations, students have to keep the following documents:

  • Mobile phone number
  • Email ID
  • Class 10 and Class 12 mark sheets
  • Details of schools attended for grades VIII to XII
  • Information about the school attended for 7.5% Government Quota
  • Community or Caste details
  • Aadhar card (Optional)
  • Parent's annual income details
  • Details of credit card/debit card / net banking/demand draft for paying the registration fee

Steps To Fill out the TNEA Registration Form

Below are the steps to apply for TNEA 2024:

Step 1 - TNEA 2024 Registration

On the registration page, students need to provide their name and email ID, create a password, specify their nationality, nativity, religion, and community, indicate whether they have studied from 8th to 12th standard in Tamil Nadu, enter their date of birth, mobile number, gender, and qualifying exam details (number, month, and year of passing).

An OTP will be sent to the student's registered mobile number. Upon submitting the OTP and reviewing the details, students should click on the 'register' button. Following registration, students will receive their user ID via their registered mobile number.

Step 2 – Login

Once students receive their user ID and password, they need to log in using these credentials to access the application form and enter their details.

Step 3 - Complete the Online Application Form

In the online application form, students must provide the following details:

  • Personal information
  • Reservation details
  • Scholarship details
  • School information
  • Academic details

Step 4 - Review and Submit the Application

Students will have the opportunity to preview the filled application form. After verifying for any errors, students must submit the form.

Step 5 - Payment of TNEA Application Fee

During this step, students are required to pay the application fees using online payment methods only. Payment can be made through debit card, net banking, or credit card.

Step 6 - Print the TNEA 2024 Application Form

Once academic details are submitted, students must print a copy of the form for future reference during the admission process. It is important to keep this printout safe until the admission process is completed.