Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Polytechnic Courses- The admission is offered in Tamil Nadu state polytechnic institution. The admission is offered on the basis of qualifying exam. The admission is offered in Regular, Sandwich and lateral entry and Part time courses. The application form opens in March/April


Courses offered

Civil Engineering Polymer Technology (SW)
Polymer Technology (SW) Polymer Technology (SW)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Textile Technology
Polymer Technology (SW) Diploma in Office management & computer Application
Polymer Technology (SW) Production Engineering
Marine Engineering ECG Technology
8 PROTHOTICS & ORTHOTICS Instrumentation & Control Engineering
Mechanical Engineering(CAD) Modern office Practice
Automobile Engineering(Sandwich) Web Designing
Printing Technology Diploma in Logistics Technology
Diploma in civil engineering (Tamil) Bio Medical Electronics
Diploma in Mechanical engineering(Tamil) Information Technology
Chemical Engineering(SW) Mechtronics Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering Agriculture Engineering
Tool and Die Engineering Architectural Engineering
Environmental Engineering Cosmetology
Garment Technology Interior Decoration

Seats in Regular Diploma Courses:

 100 % seats under merit Quota

Seats in Sandwich Courses:

50% seats under merit quota and remaining 50% seats under sponsored quota

Lateral Entry

Part Time Courses


You should be the native of Tamil Nadu state

You have passed the class 10 or any other equivalent examination

Age Limit

There is no age limit

Selection Criteria


 Regular Diploma Courses Selection of eligible candidates for the courses in the Polytechnic Colleges and Special Institutions will be made based on the total marks secured in the qualifying examination and the ranking will be done in the order of total marks secured by the candidates in the SSLC / Equivalent examination following communal reservation. In respect of candidates whose maximum marks in the qualifying examination more than 500 as per scheme, the maximum marks shall be reduced to a base of 500 and rank arrived at along with other candidates.

Sandwich Courses

For 50% seats in the Sandwich Diploma Courses the selection will be done based on the total marks secured in the qualifying examination as for the regular courses following merit and communal reservation. For the remaining 50% seats in the Sandwich Diploma Courses the eligible candidates sponsored by the approved industries will be admitted.

Sandwich courses will extend for a period for 3 & 1/2 year (7 semesters). Candidates admitted to sandwich courses will attend the Institution study as well as In-plant Training in one of the connected industries

Document to be produced at the time Admission

The following original certificates should be produced at the time of admission to the Principal. (a) Conduct certificate and Transfer Certificate are in original from the Head of the Educational Institution in which the candidate had last studied; (b) SSLC mark sheet or mark sheet issued by the concerned educational authority for the qualifying examination; SSLC mark sheet issued by the Head Master of the School, will not be accepted. and (c) Original community certificate for ST / SC / SC(A) / MBC & DNC / BC (Others) / BC (Muslims) from prescribed authority

Lateral Entry Admission

QUALIFYING EXAMINATION Passed 10+2 examination with Physics / Mathematics / Chemistry / Computer Science / Electronics / Information Technology / Biology / Informatics Practices / Biotechnology / Technical Vocational Subject / Agriculture / Engineering Graphics / Business Studies / Entrepreneurship (Any of the three)

 (or) 10th +(2 years ITI) shall be eligible for admission to Second year Diploma Course(s) in Any branch of Engineeringand Technology


(HSC/ 10Std.+ 2 years I.T.I.) Selection of candidates shall be done by ranking of all candidates put together. The candidates are selected on the basis of total marks secured in the +2 Examinations. 10th Std. passed + 2 years I.T.I., are selected on the basis of Total Marks secured in the Qualifying Examinations, up to a maximum of 10% sanctioned intake. 9. AGE IMIT: No Age Limit