Admissions 2017

Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering Admission 2018

Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering Admission 2018

Established in 2001

About us

Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering (SAACE) was established in the year 2001 by Shri Andal Alagar Educational Trust with the noble aim “To provide Technical Education to the poor and downtrodden at an affordable cost”. The founder of the trust is a popular film star, philanthropist, a leading Politician of Tamil Nadu and the Leader of opposition of Tamilnadu Legislature Assembly Thiru Puratchi Kalaignar Vijaykant.

SAACE is an Educational Institution for excellent Learning and is functioning under the auspices of Shri Andal Alagar Educational Trust with the motto of “LEARNING IS LIMITLESS”

SAACE is located near Chengalpet about 60km away from Chennai and in Chennai –Tiuchirapalli National highway (NH45).

The college is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The college has very good infrastructural facility, equipped laboratories, hostels, transport, sports complex etc. to provide good study ambience to the students.

The college is offering 7 courses in the Under Graduate (UG) level and 4 courses in the Post Graduate (PG) level. All the courses are affiliated to Anna University, Chennai and Approved by AICTE, New Delhi.

Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering Admissions 2018




We have separate hostel for boys and girls. The hostel can accommodate 500 boys and 200 girls. Single room accommodation is given to the final year and PG students. They are also permitted to use their own computers in their own rooms. The mess is spacious with a dining hall and kitchen. Separate seating arrangements are made for both boys and girls.

Rules and Regulations:

  • Students must occupy the rooms allotted to them by the Warden.
  • Students should refrain from anti-social and undesirable activities such as consumption of alcohol, tobacco, gambling, ragging etc.
  • Students are responsible for the cleanliness of their rooms.
  • No student will be allowed to leave the hostel based on a phone call.
  • Parents are requested to give a list of authorized visitors/local guardians. Visitors not mentioned in the list will not be permitted to visit the students in the hostel.
  • Students will be permitted to go home only if the college is closed continuously for five days or more.
  • Any student wishing to attend a function in the house, marriage or any other ceremony will be permitted to go only if the request is made by the parents to the Principal.
  • Visitors are allowed on holidays from 11.00 A.M. to 6.00 P.M.

Study Hours

05:00 A.M. to 07:00 A.M.

06:00 P.M. to 07:00 P.M.
09:00 P.M. to 10:30 P.M.

Games and TV Timings

Working Days 
04:30 P.M. to 06:00 P.M.

09:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
01:00 P.M. to 06:00 P.M.

Hostel Mess

The college is equipped with a fully functional mess to serve hygienically prepared food to the staff and students. It is run by the Management under the guidance of the Principal and Mess Manager. A separate mess for both boys and girls has been provided, which can accommodate strength of 300 each. Vegetarian as well as Non-vegetarian food is served in the hostel. Mess charges are collected on an annual basis at the time of admission. Parents and guests are allowed to consume food by paying for them.

Mess Timings Working Days Holidays
Break Fast 07:00 A.M. to 08:00 A.M. 07:30 A.M. to 09:00 A.M.
Lunch 12:20 P.M. to 01:15 P.M. 12:30 P.M. to 02:00 P.M.
Dinner 07:00 P.M. to 08:30 P.M. 07:00 P.M. to 09:00 P.M.

Courses offered

Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) B.E 2001 120
Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE) B.E 2001 60
Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) B.E 2001 60
Mechanical Engineering (MECH) B.E 2002 180
Civil Engineering (CIVIL) B.E 2011 120
Information Technology (IT) B.TECH 2001 60
Biotechnology (BT) B.TECH 2002 60
Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) M.E 2010 18
Applied Electronics (ECE) M.E 2010 18
Manufacturing Engineering (MECH) M.E 2011 18
Power Electronics and Drives (EEE) M.E 2012 18

Why join Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering

  • Scholarships for meritorious and deserving students
  • Affiliated to Anna University
  • Approved by AICTE
  • ISO 9001:2008 certified
  • Organises guest lectures, industrial visits, symposiums and technical conference
  • Financial assistance to the economically backwards

Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering Fees Structure 2018 


Placement cell of SAACE strives round the year to attract the companies to get involved in the placement activities. We provide them the treasure of knowledgeable students, who are trained to work in all environments. We make the students ‘INDUSTRY READY’ by imparting soft skills and employability skills which in turn makes them to get placed in good companies.

Our well organized Placement team, have placed the students in more than 40 companies throughout India. And currently expecting to place more students in well diverse companies.


We help the aspired students to fulfill their dreams by providing their dream job through our organized placements.

Admission Procedure

Admission is made through

Government Quota
Management Quota
NRI Quota


Admission is made through counseling by Tamilnadu Engineering Admission. For which the candidate has apply for counseling to the secretary Tamilnadu Engineering Admission .


Admission is made through counseling by Tamilnadu Engineering Admission. For which the candidate has apply for counseling to the secretary Tamilnadu Engineering Admission .


Those candidates whose parent are in abroad can apply and get admission under this Quota on merit basis

Copies of the following documents should be submitted along with the application.

SSLC Marksheet or equivalent HSC Marksheet or equivalent Transfer and Conduct Certificates Community Certificate Nativity Certificate

Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering Entrance exam

Institute admits students in its undergraduate B.E/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 Us

No. 6. G.S.T. Road, Mamandur – 603 111

Contact :+91 – 44 – 27565662 / 663 / 227 / 228

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