Chennai, Sep 11:
The Tamil Nadu government has decided to offer counseling for admission to arts and science streams also on the lines of engineering and medical courses of studies. The chief secretary to the government, who presided over a meeting held in this connection, has given the permission for the same.
Accordingly, students wishing to seek admission to join arts and science branches in colleges will be admitted through the counselling system. A student can join any college by submitting a single application form.
Vice Chancellors of various universities and senior government officials in the education department attended the meeting. The counselling for arts and science streams will come into force from next academic year. The Director of Collegiate Education has sent a circular to all colleges asking the managements to implement the decisions taken at the meeting.