Admissions 2018

Institute Of Road And Transport Technology Admission 2018

Institute Of Road And Transport Technology Admission 2018

Established Year:1984

About Us:

Institute of Road and Transport Technology (IRTT) is an engineering institution in Chithode, near Erode, Tamil Nadu, India,2017 admissions started. It is run by the Transport Department of the government of Tamil Nadu and listed under category I colleges by the Directorate of Technical Education, Tamil Nadu.

The Institute Of Road and Transport Technology was established in 1984 by M. G. Ramachandran, the then Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu as an automobile research-oriented engineering college. It is run by the transport corporation of the government of Tamil Nadu and is affiliated with Anna University, Coimbatore. It is located on a 350-acre (1.4 km2) campus.


Institute Of Road And Transport Technology  Admission 2018


The Institute has excellent infrastructure, well-equipped laboratories, library and highly qualified faculty members. The Institute is well known for its technical excellence, modern facilities, good performance track record and resourcefulness.

Laboratory Facilities

 All labs are equipped with latest equipment.

Extra – Curricular Facilities

 The College Library is housed in a separate block. The Library contains books pertaining to the courses of the study offered in this institution. A limited number of books of general ineterst are also available. The number of volumes at present is about 28,345. Additions are made every year.

 Hostel Facilities

 The institute provide separate hostel facility to Girls and Boys.

Ranking:  AAA+

Courses Offered:

Under Graduate:

B.E. Automobile Engineering

B.E. Civil Engineering

B.E. Computer Science and Engineering

B.E. Electrical and Electronics Engineering

B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering

B.E. Mechanical Engineering

B.Tech. Information Technology

Post Graduate:

M.E. Structural Engineering

Why Join Institute Of Road And Transport Technology

  • Affiliated to Anna University
  • AICTE approved
  • NBA accredited for BE in ME, EEE, CSE, CE and AE
  • Placement assistance provided
  • MOUs with leading companies in the industry
  • Promotes research and development activities
  • Organises guest lectures and workshops

Institute Of Road And Transport Technology Fees Structure 2018 


  • Institute has an active and dynamic placement cell
  • organizes various programmes for improving the skill’s of the students
  • Conducts various coaching classes and mock interviews for the students to overcome the fear of interviews
  • Conducts soft skills, aptitude, and technical training
  • Arranges in plant training and industrial visits

The Placement section is well organized by our students. They play their role very well in training the students for the placements. The aim of our placement section is to have 100 percent  placement in IRTT. the Placement section organizes various programmes for improving the skill’s of the students. It conducts various coaching classes and mock interviews for the students to overcome the fear of interviews.

  • The placement Cell maintains a rich alumni database through which the students keep themselves updated of the happenings in the corporate area. There is a healthy, co-ordinated effort between students and faculty from all departments with respect to all placement activities. Various reputed concerns visit our campus frequently to recruit our high caliber engineers. In plant training and industrial visits are arranged by the placement cell to strengthen the Industry – Institute relationship.
  • IRTT has estabilished Industry-Institute partnership(IIP) It offers courses on the latest developments in Engineering and Technology (on-campus and off-campus).Imparting in-plant training to students and faculty at industries

Admission procedure

Admission quota

As per TNEA, 65% of admission for govt. quota admission is done and 35% of students are admitted under management councelling. A mere pass in HSC or its equivalent with the minimum average percentage in the relevant subjects or A pass in any one of the HSC (Vocational Stream) prescribed for B.E Degree admissions or any other equivalent qualification approved by the State Board of Technical Education and Training / Higher Secondary Board of Tamilnadu / Anna University for Engineering Admissions.

Qualifying Examinations Marks (Maths – 100 marks, Physics + Chemistry- 100 marks) Total –200 marks Cut off marks = 200 marks

Minimum Level of Acceptance

For SC/ST Candidates, a mere pass in the qualifying examination. The minimum marks are same as the passing minimum for HSC of State of Tamilnadu.

Candidates belonging to communities other than SC/ST should have obtained the following minimum average percentage.

Candidates of HSC(Academic)and other equivalent examination

  1. i) For communities other than BC /BC(Muslim)/MBC&DNC /SC/ST – Other communities. A minimum of 55% in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
  2. ii) For BC / BC(Muslim) communities. A minimum of 50% in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

iii) For MBC&DNC communities. A minimum of 45% in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

Candidates of HSC(Vocational)and other equivalent examination

  1. i) For communities other than BC //BC(Muslim)/MBC&DNC /SC/ST – Other communities. A minimum of 55% in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
  2. ii) For BC / BC(Muslim) communities. A minimum of 50% in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

iii) For MBC&DNC communities. A minimum of 45% in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

Institute Of Road And Transport Technology  Entrance exam:

Institute admits students in its undergraduate B.Tech programs through TNEA

About the Exam:

Anna University will conduct TNEA 2018 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 2018 will be called for counselling round. Counselling of TNEA will be single window process.

TNEA Important Dates 2018

The important dates of TNEA 2018 will include all the events related to the undergraduate engineering admission process and the dates corresponding to them. TNEA important dates 2018 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 2018

S.No Events Tentative Dates
1 Start of Online Registration First week of May, 2018
2 Deadline for completing Online Registration Last week of May, 2018
3 Last date to submit filled-in Online Applications First week of June, 2018
4 Assigning of Random Number Third week of June, 2018
5 Declaration of Rank List Fourth week of June, 2018
6 Counselling starts Last week of June, 2018


TNEA Eligibility Criteria 2018

Candidates need to fulfil the eligibility criteria prescribed by Anna University to be considered for admission to any of the participating institutes of TNEA 2018. 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 2018 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 2018

The application form of TNEA 2018 will be available only in online mode. After filling in the online registration of TNEA application form 2018, 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 2018, care must be taken to enter only genuine information. The TNEA application form 2018 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 2018

Allotment of undergraduate engineering seats through TNEA 2018 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 2018

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 2018 and Random Number

The rank list of TNEA 2018 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 2018, the marks obtained in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry in the qualifying examination would be considered. Also, rank list of TNEA 2018 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 2018)

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 2018

The TNEA 2018 cutoff is the minimum rank a candidate needs to score to be in eligible for seat allotment. The cutoff of TNEA 2018 would be available for the specific college, community code (SC, ST, OC, etc.), and branch. The check the TNEA cutoff 2018, 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 2018 will have to counselling round. When preparing the cutoff of TNEA 2018 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 2018

The counselling of TNEA 2018 will be carried out according to merit and category-wise reservation of seats. Higher ranked candidates will be called for counselling of TNEA 2018 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 2018 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 2018

The allotment of seats for TNEA 2018 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 2018 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 Details

Institute of Road and Transport Technology,

Erode – 638 316,

TamilNadu, India


+91 0424 2533279

+91 0424 2533779

+91 0424 2533379

+91 0424 2535279

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