The first phase of academic counselling for engineering admissions will start on July 5. Candidates having cut-off marks of 199.75 or more have been called at 10.30 a.m.
The detailed schedule had not been announced by Anna University, Chennai, as the Madras High Court was hearing a batch of petitions relating to the renewal of approval of engineering colleges in the State. Consequent to the court passing orders on the same on Wednesday, the schedule was released.
The first phase will be held until July 20 for candidates with cut-off marks of up to 169. The entire schedule is available on the website www.annauniv.edu/tnea2010. The schedule for the later phases will be announced later.
V. Rhymend Uthariaraj, secretary, Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions 2010, said candidates were being informed by letter of the time they had to attend the counselling. Candidates can obtain information on the time of their counselling from the rank enquiry link on the same website, he added. Individual call letters are also being sent to candidates.
Candidates are advised to be present two hours before the commencement of their counselling session and check the vacancy positions on the website.