Chennai Institute of Technology Admissions 2020




Chennai Institute of Technology
Admission 2020

Established Year: 2010

About Us:

Chennai Institute of Technology (CIT Chennai), is a recognized co-educational engineering college, located at Kundrathur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. This institution was established in 2010 by the Parthasarathy Seeniammal Educational Trust.

Chennai Institute of Technology, established with the objective of providing quality technical education with adequate industrial exposure, caters to the needs of youth with its innovative teaching methods. Mr.P.SRiram, a successful first-generation entrepreneur in the metro for the past two decades and his expertise in the industry enhanced his first for establishing a technical educational institution under the banner of the Chennai institute of technology. The college provides exemplary technical education with dedicated faculty members.

The student’s accommodation at CIT Hostel is a Home away from Home. IN our college campus separate boys and girls hostel, with propulsive room facilities. In girls hostel Eco-park, 24 hrs ambulance facilities, solar. etc..

laptop and mobile phones are allowed. Students can use lab facilities are involved in research activities. Girls students can also access the gym facility in a specific time both in the morning & in the evening. Students can involve in sports activities. Both Vegetarian &  non Vegetarian food is provided in the hostel mess in a hygienic way.

Chennai Institute of Technology has an excellent library for the benefits of students, faculties, and researchers. CIT stocks over 15000 books and study materials for the student’s benefit. Apart from books, periodicals, journals etc, an Air-conditioned Digital library with multimedia material is also available for the students.


  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Gym
  • Canteen & Mess
  • Medical/Hospital
  • Hostel
  • Transport Facilities
  • Internet & Intranet
  • Temple
  • Auditorium


CIT aims at providing all students with high quality, hygienic and safe accommodation to meet individual needs. Separate hostels for boys are available and at present, we can accommodate 500 students. All rooms are furnished with bed, cupboard etc.
The student’s accommodation at CIT Hostel is a Home away from Home. IN our college campus separate boys and girls hostel, with propulsive room facilities. In girls hostel Eco-park, 24 hrs ambulance facilities, solar. etc..


Chennai Institute of Technology has an excellent library for the benefit of students, faculties and researchers. As one of the best established libraries according to International Standards, the library has a great collection of books covering various branches of Engineering and Technology, Science and Humanities and its related fields. The library is well protected with fire alarms and CCTV Security systems

CIT stocks over 15000 books and study materials for the students’ benefit. Apart from books, periodicals, journals etc, an Air Conditioned Digital library with multimedia material is also available for the students.

Courses Offered:

B.E. Computer Science and Engineering (NBA Accredited), 4 Years
B.E. Mechanical Engineering (NBA Accredited), 4 Years
B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering (NBA Accredited), 4 Years
B.E. Electrical and Electronics Engineering (NBA Accredited), 4 Years
B.E. Civil Engineering, 4 Years
B.E. Mechatronics, 4 Years
B.E. Biomedical Engineering, 4 Years
B.Tech Information Technology, 4 Years

Scholarship 1
CIT and Parthasarathy Seeniammal Educational Trust offers:
100% Scholarship on tuition fee for top 25 students through CIT Scholarship Test 2020.

Scholarship 2
Parthasarathy Merit Scholarship:
1. Candidates who have scored Cut-off 190 and above will be eligible for 100% fee waiver.
2. Candidates who have scored Cut-off 185-189 will be eligible for 50% fee waiver.

Why Join Chennai Institute of Technology:

  • AICTE approved
  • Faculty including Ph.D holders with rich experience from leading organizations and universities
  • Organizes various national and international conferences, seminars, workshops, colloquia, contests, training programs, etc.
  • Training & Placements


Chennai Institute of Technology offers unique platform to equip students with the required knowledge and skillsets through coaching, mentoring and orientations programs, thereby paving way to the right destination from various avenues of career prospects.

Our unique propositions include:-

  • Training modules handcrafted by Industry Experts.
  • Training starts from the first year.
  • Trainings scheduled inline with academic time table.
  • Training offered by experienced faculties with Industrial experience.
  • Year-wise scheduled programs, flexible options to choose from and industry customized programs.
  • 24×7 access to Centre of Excellence’s
  • Innovative Learning practices and infrastructure focussed on futuristic technology.
  • Provide live platform to demonstrate learning through guided social and industrial projects.
  • Students are handheld for patent registration of their innovative projects.
  • Continuous assessments and monitoring for quality improvement and skillset mapping.
  • Peer learning to improve team work and cognitive skills.

Top Recruiters:

  • ZOHO
  • IBM
  • Bank Of America
  • HSBC
  • FSS
  • GlobalEDGE
  • Kawasaki
  • Mahindra
  • Mitsubishi
  • Tech Mahindra
  • TCS
  • Virtusa
  • Vodafone
  • Sanmina
  • Sanmar
  • Quest
  • HCL
  • Hexaware
  • Mphasis

Chennai Institute of Technology attracts over 450+ recruiters from diverse domains of companies providing a wide range of opportunities through:

  • Internships with top corporate
  • Specialized Training programs
  • Leading Core Engineering Companies
  • Market leaders in IT Services Companies
  • Top Product companies
  • Reverie Companies

Admission Procedure:

Pandian Saraswathi Yadav Engineering College offers full-time B.E / B.Tech degree programs under eight disciplines. Candidates applying for B.E / B.Tech programs should have cleared 10+2 in science stream. Admission to any of the undergraduate programs offered by the institute is subject to merit and rank secured by the candidate in Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA) 2020.

Chennai Institute of Technology, Admission 2020

About the Exam:

Anna University will conduct TNEA 2020 counselling for admission to UG engineering programmes at participating universities tentatively in last week of June. Admission to engineering programmes will be based on marks obtained by candidates in PCM in the qualifying examination. No separate entrance exam will be held. To account for variations in difficulty level of different state boards to that of the State Board of Tamil Nadu, the marks obtained by other state candidates will be normalized. Additionally, the total marks will be reduced to 200 (from 300) for preparing the merit list. Candidates who meet the cutoff of TNEA 2020 will be called for counselling round. Counselling of TNEA will be single window process.

TNEA Important Dates 2020

The important dates of TNEA 2020 will include all the events related to the undergraduate engineering admission process and the dates corresponding to them. TNEA important dates 2020 will update candidates about events like tentatively ending of online registration apart from keep them up to date with the counselling schedule once it is available.

Important Dates of TNEA 2020

S.No Events Tentative Dates
1 Start of Online Registration First week of May, 2020
2 Deadline for completing Online Registration Fourth week of May, 2020
3 Last date to submit filled-in Online Applications First week of June, 2020
4 Assigning of Random Number First week of June, 2020
5 Declaration of Rank List Third week of June, 2020
6 Counselling starts Last week of July, 2020

TNEA Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates need to fulfil the eligibility criteria prescribed by Anna University to be considered for admission to any of the participating institutes of TNEA 2020. The list of criteria are mentioned below:


  • Candidates from Tamil Nadu (TN) who have passed VIII-XII in the state can apply and needn’t enclose certificate of nativity.
  • Candidates native to TN but who have passed VIII-XII in some other state must enclose nativity certificate.
  • Children of Central Govenmnt Employees can also apply provided their parents have been working in TN for past five years.
  • Candidates who have studied VIII-XII in the state of TN are eligible and don’t need to enclose Nativity Certificate.

Qualifying Exam

Candidates need to have passed HSC or any equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The category-wise minimum aggregate % of marks required in the three subjects is given below:

Category Minimum % of marks in aggregate in PCM
General 50
Backward Class including Backward Class Muslims 45
MBC and DNC 40

Age Limit: Candidate who are applying to Marine Engineering mustn’t be older than 25 years on the last day of submission of online application deadline.

TNEA 2020 Eligibility Criteria for other state candidates:

Under the other-state quota, candidates who are Indian citizens but not a native of Tamil Nadu can apply.

Qualifying Exam and Marks: Candidates need to score a minimum of 50% aggerate marks in PCM taken together (40% in case of SC/ST candidates) in HSc or equivalent exam.

TNEA Application Form 2020

The application form of TNEA 2020 will be available only in online mode. After filling in the online registration of TNEA application form 2020, the candidate will have to send printout of the completed online application in person or by post to:

Secretary, TNEA, Anna University,
Chennai – 600 025

The application form must be accompanied by photocopies of relevant certificates and photographs and must reach the above mentioned address on or before the last date. The registration fee must be paid only online. Candidates must pay the registration fee as per the category they belong to, or else their applications will be rejected.

When filling the application form of TNEA 2020, care must be taken to enter only genuine information. The TNEA application form 2020 will include fields like education details and personal details. Also, when uploading any documents, the candidate must conform to the prescribed format.

TNEA Reservation of Seats 2020

Allotment of undergraduate engineering seats through TNEA 2020 will be done under seven categories. These seven categories and the percentage of seats reserved per category are outlined in the table below:

Reservation of Seats TNEA 2020

Category Percentage of seats reserved
Open Competition (OC) 31
Backward Class (BC) 26
Backward Class Muslim (BCM) 3.5
Most Backward Class & Denotified Communities (MBC & DNC 20
Scheduled Caste 15
Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars) 3
Scheduled Tribes 1

TNEA Rank List 2020 and Random Number

The rank list of TNEA 2020 will be available tentatively in the third week of June for those candidates who have successfully completed the online registration process. For preparing the rank or merit list of TNEA 2020, the marks obtained in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry in the qualifying examination would be considered. Also, rank list of TNEA 2020 would be prepared based on total marks of 200 (Mathematics – 100, Physics + Chemistry – 100). In case two or more candidates score the same marks in the common merit list, the inter-se-merit of the the candidates would be decided in a following order of priority:

  1. Percentage of marks obtained in Mathematics
  2. Percentage of marks in Physics
  3. Percentage of marks in the fourth optional subject
  4. Age of the candidate (the older candidate will be given prefernce)
  5. Random number assigned (higher number will be placed higher in merit list of TNEA 2020)

The common merit list would include the name and ranking of the shorlisted candidates. To check their random numbers, the candidate will have to log in using their registered email ID and password.

In case of Other State candidates, the 4th condition (age the candidate) will be the last condition for deciding inter-se merit. Also, the rank list will include the overall rank, region wise rank and community-wise rank of the candidate.

TNEA Cutoff 2020

The TNEA 2020 cutoff is the minimum rank a candidate needs to score to be in eligible for seat allotment. The cutoff of TNEA 2020 would be available for the specific college, community code (SC, ST, OC, etc.), and branch. The check the TNEA cutoff 2020, the candidate will have to go to the cutoff portal and select the relevant fields. The candidate, typically, would be required to enter three mandatory – district, college name, and branch, and one non-mandatory field – community code. Candidates who score the cutoff of TNEA 2020 will have to counselling round. When preparing the cutoff of TNEA 2020 factors like the number of candidates applying for admisison, previous years’ cutoff trends, and marks obtained by the candidates in qualifying exams will be taken into consideration.

TNEA Counselling 2020

The counselling of TNEA 2020 will be carried out according to merit and category-wise reservation of seats. Higher ranked candidates will be called for counselling of TNEA 2020 first and have more options to choose from. Candidates can pick their choices of branches and colleges from the available options at the time of counselling. Counselling will be held in offline mode and the candidate has to be present in person. If the candidate is unable to attend counselling for some unavoidable reasons, the parent of the candidate is allowed to attend counselling on behalf of the candidate.

Candidates who get shortlisted for counselling of TNEA 2020 have to pay the counselling fee either through Cash or DD. On the day of counselling, the candidate must also bring along originals of all relevant documents.

TNEA Seat Allotment 2020

The allotment of seats for TNEA 2020 will conducted in the order of merit. Also, when allotting seats category-wise rank of the candidate will be considered for filling seats reserved for candidates belonging to the state of Tamil Nadu. The choices entered by the candidate during counselling will also be taken into account. Once a candidate is allotted a seat, the candidate can go ahead and pay the remaining tuition fee.

For allocation of seats under other-state quota, the table showing the number of seats reserved for different regions will be followed.

TNEA 2020 seat allocation for other state candidates

University/Institute Region Number of Seats
General SC/ST
Anna University, Chennai-25 Northern 9 2
Eastern 9 2
Western 9 2
Southern 12 4
Kashmiri Migrant 1

If there are no applicant under Kashmiri Migrant quota, it will be reverted to Northern Region quota.

Contact Us:

Chennai Institute of Technology
Sarathy Nagar, Kundrathur,
South India.
Phone: +91- 8939917000, Website:



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