Engineering counselling will commence soon for June 23, 2017 in spite of the NEET controversy in Tamil Nadu. The higher education department has planned to start counselling for engineering courses from June 23.
While counselling for seats under special quota is likely to take place on June 23-24, while the counselling for engineering general category will commence by July 1, 2017.  The schedule for the medical counselling is not out yet due to controversies surrounding the NEET exam. Recently, the Madras High Court, put on hold the NEET Results over the petition seeking its cancellation

It is important to note that the State higher education department has planned to go ahead with its original schedule for filling seats in engineering colleges under Anna University. The counseling for general category students for engineering students would begin on July 1, 2017.The online registrations for Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) 2017 will be based on Class XII scores which began on May 1 was closed on May 31 (Wednesday). According to TNEA officials, nearly 1.25 lakh candidates have registered this year. Registered candidates can submit their application forms before June 3. Also Read: NEET 2017 Answer Key updates: Delay and uncertainty over likely cancellation of NEET exam causing anxiety among students and parents

The  National Eligibility  Cum Entrance (NEET) was conducted on May 7, 2017 and the answer keys of the NEET exam are still awaited by the students. CBSE has not yet issued the any notification regarding the results or the answer keys of CBSE. The students who had appeared for the NEET medical entrance exam are eagerly awaiting for any updates regarding their results.