TANCET 2020 Exam Pattern

Exam Date : February 29, 2020 To March 1, 2020
Result Date : March 12, 2020

The TANCET exam pattern is decided by the examination authority and any changes made in the exam pattern will be informed beforehand on the official website. The TANCET 2020 exam consists of 100 questions in case of an MBA/MCA Exam and 115 questions in the case of M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Plan/M.E. 

 TANCET Exam Pattern 2020

A prospective candidate must know about TANCET exam pattern to design his or her preparation. Therefore, we strongly suggest reading about it in this section completely.

TANCET Exam Pattern Details

  • Exam Duration: Candidates will be given 2 hours i.e. 120 minutes to attempt and solve TANCET 2020 question paper.
  • Total Questions: TANCET question paper is divided into 3 parts with each section comprising 20, 35, & 60 questions respectively.
  • Marks Distribution: For each right answer, 1 mark will be awarded to the candidates. For each wrong answer, 1/3 mark will be deducted.

TANCET 2020 Exam Date

The entrance exam of M.E/M.Tech/M.Arch/M.plan will be held on separate dates and exams start from February 29, 2020 and the TANCET 2020 examination is completely in offline mode (Pen and Paper Based Test).

Read more about dates on TANCET Exam Dates section.

TANCET 2020 Question paper

The TANCET exam question paper comprises of three parts:

Part I: Engineering Mathematics.

Part II: Basic Engineering and Science.

Part III: It is meant for specialized disciplines.

TANCET 2020 Exam Pattern Attributes

TANCET Exam Pattern2020
Mode Pen and paper (Offline)
Number of papers Three (3)
Number of sections Section I will be compulsory while Section II will be according to the course selected by the candidates.                                              Section I - Engineering Mathematics                                           Section II - Basic Engineering & Sciences                                    Section III - Course Selected by Candidates
Number of questions

Section I - 20 Questions                                                         

 Section II - 35 Questions (Maximum 20 marks against 20 questions will be awarded)
Section III - 60 Questions

Duration 2 Hours (120 minutes)
Type of questions  Multiple choices (objective type)
Total Marks 100 Marks
Marking Scheme 1 mark will be allotted for each correct answer. For Section II, all correct answers up to 20 questions will be considered for calculation while wrong answers will be used for calculation of negative marks.
Negative Marking 1/3 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
Language English and Tamil

TANCET 2020 Exam Pattern

Based on each course TANCET exam pattern varies. The number of questions and other details regarding exam pattern are discussed elaborately.

TANCET MBA exam pattern

For MBA aspirants TANCET 2020 exam has 100 questions. And one mark will be awarded for the right answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced for every wrong answer. This is an objective type exam.

TANCET Section-wise marks distribution
Subject Number of Questions
Verbal ability 25
Data Interpretation 25
Mathematics 25
English Language 25
Total No. of Questions 100


Question Pattern For TANCET

TANCET MCA exam pattern

For MCA aspirants TANCET 2020 exam has 100 questions and one mark will be awarded for the right answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced for every wrong answer. This paper has different sections similar to the MBA exam. Those sections are tabulated below.

TANCET Exam Pattern Section-wise
Subject Number of Questions
Quantitative Ability 25
Analytical Reasoning 25
Logical Reasoning 25
Computer Awareness 25
Total Number of Questions 100

 Question Pattern For TANCET-2

M.E/ M.Tech/ M.Arch/ M.Plan

This exam has three sections consisting of 20, 20, 60 Questions respectively for a total of 100 marks. One mark will be awarded for a right answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced for every wrong answer.

TANCET Exam Pattern Section Wise
Subject No. of Questions
Engineering Mathematics 20
Basic Engineering and Science 35
Part III (different for different courses) 60
Total No. of Questions 115

Detailed exam pattern for TANCET 2020 examination

TANCET 2020 exam pattern is clearly tabulated below.

TANCET Exam Pattern 2020 
  No. of Questions Marks (each right answer) Maximum Marks Marks (each wrong answer) OTHER POINTS
MBA 100 1 100 -1/3

A candidate is advised not to shade bubbles multiple times. It will be considered as a wrong answer and marks will be deducted accordingly.

MCA 100 1 100 -1/3
M.E/M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Plan
Part 1 20 1 20 -1/3
Part 2 35 1 20 -1/3
Part 3 60 1 60 -1/3

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Discussion Forum



Q
Syllabus for Mechanical, Aeronautical and Automobile Engineering for TANCET

Do Aeronautical, Automobile, and Mechanical engineering have the same question paper? Or does Aeronautical engineering stream have a particular question paper?

Asked By: Kiruthiga ,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The syllabus will be the same for Aeronautical, Automobile and Mechanical for TANCET Entrance test.

The test just measures your basic knowledge in the subjects. The inclusion of core subjects will be done at the time for Counselling to TANCET.



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TANCET 2017 Maximum mark

What is the maximum mark for the MBA course?

Asked By: Inchara Bhat,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The maximum mark for the MBA course is 100.



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TANCET 2017 marking scheme

What is the marking scheme for the TANCET exam?

Asked By: Isha Gupta,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The marking scheme for the TANCET exam is as below: -

  • For every correct answer, the candidates will get 1 mark.
  • For every wrong answer, 1/3rd mark will be deducted.


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Duration of TANCET examination

What is the time duration for TANCET exam 2017?

Asked By: Magesh ,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The duration of TANCET exam is 2 hours.



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Exam pattern of TANCET exam for MCA course

What is the exam pattern of TANCET exam for MCA course?

Asked By: Arpitha sowmya,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

TANCET Exam pattern for MCA course:

  • TANCET exam paper consists of 100 multiple choice questions.
  • Some questions are based on verbal activity, basic science, etc each question has four alternate answers of which one is correct.
  • Every correct response carries 1 mark and there is also negative marking for wrong answers.  


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Is there negative marking?

does TACET have negative marking for every wrong answer ?

Asked By: Sumanth Hegde,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Marking Scheme. For 1-mark multiple-choice questions, 1/3 marks will be deducted for a wrong answer.

Likewise, for 2-marks multiple-choice questions, 2/3 marks will be deducted for a wrong answer.

There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions.



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What is the examination pattern of TANCET?

what kind of questions to expect in TANCENT ?

Asked By: Sparsh Soni,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The paper consists of 100 multiple choice questions. Some questions are based on verbal activity, basic science, etc. each question has four alternate answers of which one is correct.

Every correct response bears 1 mark and there is negative marking for wrong answers.  



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Exam Pattern

What is the exam pattern for TANCET exam?

Asked By: Jatin Singh,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

TANCET exam follows the given pattern:

  • The TANCET paper consists of 100 questions.
  • Every question has five options each.
  • Each correct answer carries one mark.
  • There is negative marking for wrong answers.
  • Each incorrect response carries a deduction of 1/5 marks.
  • The duration of the test is 120 minutes.


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Paper Pattern for MCA

What is the exam pattern for TANCET 2017 for MCA?

Asked By: Swamy G,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

TANCET Exam pattern for MCA         

The paper consists of 100 multiple choice questions.

Some questions are based on verbal activity, basic science, etc.

Each question has four options.  

Every correct answer will fetch 1 mark.

There is negative marking for wrong answers.  



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marking multiple options

In case more than 1 options are marked, will it be considered?

Asked By: Dhruv C,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

In case more than 1 options are marked, it will be considered as a wrong answer. For every wrong answer, 1/3 marks will be deducted. For every correct answer, 1 mark will be awarded.


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