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TANCET 2020 Syllabus: Subjects and Topics

Updated On - July 13 2020 by Latika Kalra

TANCET 2020 Syllabus is released by Anna University. The syllabus will remain same as per the last year. TANCET syllabus is available for all the courses on the official website. Thousands of candidate appears in the exam to get admission in various post-graduation courses. For the candidates to prepare better and smart, a synopsis of TANCET 2020 syllabus for the exam and chapter-wise weight is the most important step. Candidates need to go through the complete article to know all about the TANCET Syllabus, chapter-wise weightage and books that are recommended for the preparation of examination. Also, candidates can download TANCET 2020 Syllabus pdf given below.

TANCET 2020 Syllabus

TANCET 2020 Syllabus is given- below as per the streams and their respective topics;
For MBA Programme
  • Questions asked in an MBA paper are from numerous topics which check the candidate’s ability and skills.
  • Identify crucial knowledge and apply the information to a business call from given business things.
  • Evaluate the candidate’s ability in respondent queries supported the passages in English comprehension.
  • Evaluate the candidate’s ability in determinative knowledge potency queries victimization the given knowledge and arithmetic queries.
  • Also, it will test the candidate’s knowledge in English with questions asked on errors in usage, grammar, punctuation, etc.

Given below the important topic from each section for MBA:

SectionImportant Topics
Business AnalysisThis section does not have any predefined syllabus. You will be given business situations in paragraph form, which will be followed by some questions.
Reading Comprehension and Verbal AbilityReading Comprehension, Synonyms, Antonyms, Fill in the blanks, Grammar, Vocabulary, Sentence Corrections, Idioms, Cloze Test, One Word Substitution,
Quantitative AptitudeNumber System, HCF LCM, Percentages, Ratios, Averages, Simple & Compound Interest, Profit & Loss, Time Speed & Distance, Time & Work, Mixtures & Allegations, Quadratic Equations, Linear Equations, Logarithms, Series and Progressions, Binomial Theorem, Surds & Indices, Functions, Inequalities, Modulus, Geometry, Mensuration, Trigonometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Permutation & Combination, Probability, Set Theory
Data SufficiencyData Sufficiency section also does not have set syllabus. The questions will mainly be based on Number Systems, Arithmetic Topics and Algebra. Questions on topics of Data Interpretation like Pie Chart, Line Graph, Bar Graph, and Tables can also be expected.
For MCA Programme
The questions in the paper will be asked from various Topics/Subjects:
  • Analytic Reasoning
  • Quantitative Ability
  • Computer Awareness
  • Logical Reasoning
  • verbal activity
  • basic science etc.
Given below the important topics from each section for MCA Programme:
SectionImportant Topics
Quantitative AptitudeThe syllabus for this section is the same as TANCET MBA exam. Therefore, the topics to be studied are - Number System, HCF LCM, Percentages, Ratios, Averages, Simple & Compound Interest, Profit & Loss, Time Speed & Distance, Time & Work, Mixtures & Allegations, Quadratic Equations, Linear Equations, Logarithms, Series and Progressions, Binomial Theorem, Surds & Indices, Functions, Inequalities, Modulus, Geometry, Mensuration, Trigonometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Permutation & Combination, Probability, Set Theory.
Analytical and Logical ReasoningLinear and Circular Arrangements, Selections, Coding & Decoding, Direction Sense, Blood Relations, Series, Analogies, Decision Making, Binary Logic, Syllogisms and Puzzles.
Computer AwarenessComputer Hardware, Controls, Basic Terminology, Internet & Protocols, Network Basics, Computer Abbreviations, Security Tools, Shortcuts, History of Computer, Memory, Computer Organization, Input Output tools, Computer Architecture, Languages and Algorithms.
For M.E./M.Arch./Plan/M.Tech
Section 1 will consist of topics in Engineering Mathematics. The Questions will be based on:
  • Calculus and Differential Equations
  • Transforms
  • Numerical Methods
  • Vector Calculus
  • Determinants and Matrices 
  • Applied Probability.
Section 2 will consist of topics based on Basic Engineering and Sciences.
Section 3 will consist of various topics from various specialized subjects.

Given below the important topics from each section for M.E/M.Arch./Plan/M.Tech

Part I – Engineering Mathematics

The syllabus for Part I of the question paper will have following topics: -

TopicsSub-Topics
Calculus and Differential EquationsPartial Derivatives, Jacobians, Taylor’s Expansion, Maxima Minima, Formation of partial differential equations, Solution of first order partial differential equation, solution of linear higher order of partial differential equation with constant coefficients, Linear ordinary differential equations with constant coefficients, Simultaneous first order linear equations with constant coefficients,
TransformsFourier Integral Theorem, Fourier Transform Pair, Sine and Cosine Transforms, Inverse Z Transform, Solution to different equations using Z Transform, Inverse Transform, Laplace Transform, Application to solution of Linear Ordinary Differential Equations with Constant Coefficients,
Functions of Complex Variables and Complex IntegrationAnalytic Functions, Conformal Mapping, Bilinear Transformation, Cauchy’s Integral Theorem and Integral Formula, Taylor and Laurent Series, Singularities, Residues, Residue Theorem & its Applications
Applied ProbabilityProbability and Random Variables, Standard Discrete & Continuous Distribution, Moments, Moment generating functions and their properties, Two-dimensional random variables, Co-variance, Correlation and Regression.
Determinants and MatricesSolving system of equations, Rank of Matrix, Eigenvalues & Eigenvectors, Reduction of Quadratic form into Canonical form
Vector CalculusDouble and Triple integrations and their applications, Gauss Divergence and Stroke’s Theorem
Numerical MethodsSolution of linear systems by direct and iterative methods, Interpolation and Approximation, Numerical Differentiation and Integration, Solving Ordinary Differential Equations

Part II – Basic Engineering and Sciences

This part of the paper comprises of the below mentioned below: -

TopicSub-Topics
PhysicsSound, Lattices, Ultrasonic Flaw Detector, X-ray radiography, Interference Fringes, Planck’s Quantum Theory, Laser and Fibre Optics
ChemistryAdsorption, Chromatography, Chemical Kinetics, Electrochemistry, Spectroscopy, Fuels and Combustion.
Applied MechanicsLaw of Mechanics, Lame’s Theorem, Forces, Moments & Couples, Displacement Velocity & Acceleration, Friction, Moment of Inertia
Material ScienceConductor & Semi-Conductor materials, Ceramic & Super Conductor Materials, Fracture, Magnetic & Dielectric Materials
Mechanical EngineeringLaw of Thermodynamics, Open & Closed Systems, Equation of State, Heat and Work
Civil EngineeringFluid Statics & Dynamics, Boundary Layer, Pumps & Turbines, Environmental Pollution
Electrical EngineeringOhm’s Law, Kirchoff’s Law, AC Circuits, DC Machines, Transformers, Synchronous Machines, Instrumentation
ComputersComputer Organization, Architecture, Arrays, Pointers, User Defined Functions, C-program

Part III – Specialized Subject

As mentioned earlier, the syllabus of particular subject depends on the  that a applicant has chosen during the form submission process.

TANCET 2020 Important Books

Candidates must refer to some standard books for entrance exam preparation. Given below is the list of books for TANCET exam preparation:

TANCET Preparation Books for MBA
Name of the book
TANCET MBA Exam Book by E.S. Ramasamy
A Comprehensive Study of Data Interpretation Analysis and Sufficiency by Ashok Gupta
TANCET MBA Superior Guide by S. Sambasivan
Non-Verbal Reasoning by B. S. Sijwali & Indu Sijwali
TANCET Preparation Books for MCA
Name of the book
TANCET MCA Exam Book by V.V.K. Subburaj
A Complete Package for MCA Entrance Guide by Amit M Agarwal
TANCET Preparation Books for MCA
Name of the book
TANCET M.E Entrance by M. Preshnave
TANCET (M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan) [Paperback] by V.V.K. Subburaj/ Sura Books
TANCET M.E. Computer Science and Engineering and Information Technologies – I[Paperback] by Amit Gupta

 

 

 

 

 

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