Thursday, May 29, 2008
The Tamil Nadu government announced that counselling for medical and engineering courses in the state for the year 2008 would begin on July four and 11 respectively.applications for Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA 2008) were issued from May 10. He said counselling for B E courses under general category would begin from July 11 and the last date was August 31.In Tamil Nadu, there were nearly 270 engineering colleges which account for 1.30 lakh seats. Till now, 1.35 lakh application forms had been sold and 20,000 filled forms were received. 1,445 additional seats had been allotted in government engineering colleges this year, including 360 seats in Anna University, Chennai. The seat matrix would be 65 per cent seats under government quota and 35 per cent seats under self-financing quota.