Registration of applications for admissions to Anna University which began on April 15 ended on Tuesday evening.
A total of 1.84 lakh applications have been sold through the registration schedule.
From 5,424 registrations on Day 1, the total number went up to 2,52,781 registrations when the counters closed. Of these, 1,84,530 candidates have paid fee for the applications.
While the deadline for registrations ended on Tuesday, students have been given an extended deadline until June 4 to submit their filled-in forms.
This was the first time that Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions – single window counselling was online. Last year, just 10% of applicants opted for online registration.
Source: Times of India