TANCET Exam Pattern 2020


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Updated on
February 15, 2020

TANCET 2020 exam date is February 29, 2020. The exam pattern for MBA admission is paper pen based test. TANCET 2020 exam difficulty level is moderate. TANCET is the MBA entrance test for the MBA colleges of Tamil Nadu State.  Anna University, Chennai is conducting TANCET exam 2020.


TANCET pattern for MBA was released by Anna University alongwith the exam notification. TANCET exam pattern can also be well understood by taking as many TANCET Mock tests and previous TANCET papers as possible to get familiar with the TANCET 2020 exam pattern. Besides, TANCET question pattern is easy to understand with the help of TANCET model papers which are also available online as well as in the printed form. 


The TANCET question booklet 2019 can be obtained from the Centre of TANCET exam at a payment of Rs.25/- per booklet.


TANCET Paper Pattern: Key Highlights
Following are the key features of TANCET 2020 pattern:

  • TANCET 2020 pattern is paper pen based test
  • TANCET question pattern will consist of 100 questions in MCQ format with maximum score of 100 marks.
  • TANCET Exam Pattern for MBA is a single test paper and has to be solved in 2 hours from 2.30PM to 4.30 PM.
  • Each question in TANCET pattern is followed by 4 alternate answer options.
  • Each correct answer in TANCET 2020 pattern is awarded 1 mark and each wrong answer will carry 1/3 negative marking.
  • TANCET 2020 pattern clarifies that the candidate has to choose the correct answer and shade the corresponding small open box provided for that question in the answer sheet with a black ball point pen only while attempting the TANCET Questions.
  • Another thing to remember in TANCET 2020 exam pattern is that in case more than one open box is shaded for any question, then it will be treated as wrong answer and 1/3 mark will be deducted as negative marking.

TANCET Pattern For MBA: Test sections
As per the revised TANCET exam pattern 2020, the TANCET question paper will consist of 5 sections with a total of 100 questions. TANCET question pattern reveals that you need to ensure high score in each of the 3 sections as there is also a sectional score cut off in many MBA colleges for shortlisting.


TANCET pattern 2020 will have questions broadly on following sections-

Section in TANCET 2020 Pattern
Number of Questions
Total maximum Marks in TANCET Question Pattern
Data Analysis
Reading comprehension passages
Quantitative Aptitude
Data sufficiency
General English

TANCET Question Pattern 2020: Sections, Sub-Sections, Expected Difficulty Level
TANCET exam pattern for MBA has not been much changed. TANCET question pattern focuses on following type of questions in TANCET exam:


TANCET 2020 Pattern on Data Analysis 

  • Number of Questions: 20
  • Questions are in sets
  • All MCQs
  • Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

TANCET 2020 Pattern on Reading Comprehension

  • Number of Questions: 20
  • One RC Passage is followed by multiple questions
  • All MCQs
  • Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

TANCET 2020 Pattern on Quantitative Aptitude

  • Number of Questions: 20
  • Covers all topics in Mathematics
  • All MCQs
  • Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

TANCET 2020 Pattern on Data Sufficiency

  • Number of Questions: 20
  • Includes Data Interpretation also
  • All questions are MCQ type
  • Difficulty level: Moderate

TANCET 2020 Pattern on General English

  • Number of questions:20
  • Grammar, Vocabulary, Usage major areas
  • All MCQs
  • Difficulty Level: Moderate Read More 

TANCET Paper Pattern PDF

You can get TANCET paper pattern Pdf for practice purpose. The 2020 TANCET paper pattern pdf with all the expected type of TANCET question pattern, past TANCET paper pattern will help you understand, how to crack TANCET 2020 exam with a high score. You can download TANCET paper Pdf online from various website alongwith previous papers and sample questions for TANCET.

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