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TNEA Syllabus 2023-24

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TNEA Syllabus - Maths, Physics and Chemistry PDF Download

TNEA stands for Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions and this exam is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education. Every year, Anna University releases the admissions notification for the aspirants desiring to get enrolled in the engineering programs under the government and government-aided colleges in TamilNadu. If you are the one desiring to get admission into the top-ranked college of Tamil Nadu, join the Vedantu studying program and book your seat in your desired college.

At Vedantu, you will get all about the TNEA paper from its important dates to updated exam pattern, syllabus, and much more, keep scrolling the page to get all the information one-by-one. First, let’s look at the highlights of the TNEA Exam 2023:

TNEA Syllabus - Maths, Physics and Chemistry PDF Download

TNEA Important Dates 2023


Tentative Dates

TNEA notification release date


Availability of the application form for the B.E./B.Tech Program.

1st week of May,2022.

Last date to apply for TNEA 2022

Last week of May,2022.

Last date to submit the application form

1 st week of June,2022.

Random numbers allotment

3rd week of June,2022.

Rank list/Merit List release date

4th week of June,2022.

Counseling commencement Date

3rd week of July,2022.

Now, we will go through the latest syllabus for the upcoming TNEA exam.

TNEA Syllabus 2023

TNEA Syllabus for Mathematics 2023

  • Geometry

  • Statistics

  • Algebra

  • Calculus

  • Trigonometry

TNEA Syllabus for Physics 2023

Physical World & Measurement


Laws of Motion

Work, Energy, and Power

Motion of System of

Particles and rotational motion.


Properties of Bulk Matter.

Heat & Thermodynamics.

Behavior of Perfect Gasses & 

Kinetic theory of Gasses.




Current Electricity.

Magnetic Effects of Current & Magnetism.

E.M.I and A.C.

Electromagnetic Waves.


Dual nature of matter and radiation.

Atoms and Nuclei.

Electronic Devices.

Communication Systems.


TNEA Syllabus for Chemistry 2023

Some basic concepts of Chemistry.

Structure of Atom.

Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties.

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure.


Redox Reactions


S-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)

Group 1 & 2

Preparation & attributes of some important compounds.

Hydrocarbons: Its classification.

Environmental Chemistry.

Solid State


General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements.

D & F-Block Elements

Haloalkanes & Haloarenes

Alcohols, Phenols & Ethers.

Chemistry in Everyday Life.



Surface Chemistry.

States of Matter: Gasses and Liquids.


General Introduction of Some P-Block Elements.


Aldehydes, Ketones, and Carboxylic Acids.

Some basic principles & techniques of Organic Chemistry.

Chemical Kinetics.

Organic Compounds comprising Nitrogen.

Download TNEA Latest Syllabus 2023 Free PDF

Before starting the preparation for the TNEA exam, it is really crucial to learn the entire TNEA syllabus from where the questions will appear in the exam. This will aid you in quickly preparing well for the examination. You can download the TNEA syllabus for free in PDF format which is easily accessible here at Vedantu. These are as per the latest syllabus guidelines. For downloading the detailed syllabus, click on the link below:

TNEA Exam Pattern 2023

Subjects Name

Total Question

Total Marks

Time Allotted

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics.



2 hrs 30 minutes

  • All the questions will be objective type only.

  • Questions will be asked from 12th Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

  • The time allotted for the paper will be 2 hrs and 30 minutes.

  • Question paper will be in English only.

  • One mark will be rewarded for a correct response and no negative marking provision for an incorrect response.

TNEA Application Form 2023

TNEA application form 2023 can be filled in three different following modes:

  • In-Person: Those who are filling an offline application, can acquire the TNEA 2023 form from any of the 60 centers. The candidates belonging to the General category need to make a payment of Rs.500, and the candidates who belong to SC, SCA, and ST categories need to pay an amount of Rs. 250. They also have to give proof of belonging to Tamil Nadu by producing the photocopy of the Permanent community card/ digitally signed e-Certificate or an electronic form. Candidates can pay for the application fee via DD or can opt for a cash in hand mode.

  • Via Post: If an aspirant wants to send an application via post, he/ she needs to send the DD of 700 at the suggested address (those who belong to the General category) and Rs 450/- for those who belong to SC, SCA, and ST categories by posting the photocopy of the Permanent community card or digitally signed e-Certificate or else the electronic form and an address label in the capital letter along with the application form.

  • Via Official Website: The students who wish to apply for the TNEA 2023 exam through the internet; they will get the step-by-step procedure for filling the form on the official website.

FAQs on TNEA Syllabus 2023-24

1. What is the Expected Cut-off for the TNEA 2023?

Below is the listed category-wise cut-off for the TNEA 2023:

  • Unreserved category - 50%

  • Backward or Muslims - 45%

  • MBC and DNC - 40%

  • SC or ST or SCA - 35%

  • Students who get merit rank in the TNEA 2023 exam will be given the first preference in the TNEA counseling 2023.

2. Who Can Apply for the TNEA 2023?

  • Candidates must have passed 12th and he/she should be a native resident of Tamil Nadu,  holding a Domicile certificate. 

Candidates whose parents are central government employees and serving in Tamil Nadu from the past five years, can also apply in TNEA 2023, provided that candidates must attach the proof of their parent’s working tenure.