Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) on Monday released the rank holders’ list for admission to undergraduate courses for 2016.
S. Dheeneshwar, a resident of Tiruchengode taluk in Namakkal district, topped the list with the aggregate 199.75. Two other students with the same aggregate R. Datchinamoorthy of Thuraiyur, Tiruchi and R. Manojkumar of Valantharavai in Ramanathapuram were ranked second and third respectively.
TNAU Dean - Admissions S. Mahimai Raja said the university had taken into account applicants’ marks in Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology, divided those by four to arrive at the aggregate.
The university would call the applicants for counselling starting June 27. On the first two days, it would hold the session for those who had applied under the differently abled, children of ex-servicemen, sports and other quotas. It would throw open the counselling for applicants under the general category on July 4 and end it on July 10. It would hold the second phase of counselling on July 25 and complete the process by August 31.
As many as 36,322 students had applied online this year for admission to 2,600 seats in 14 programmes including the most sought after B.Sc. Agriculture.
A release from the University said that the applicants could see online their status in the counselling schedule by visitingwww.tnau.ac.in.
Source : The Hindu