How to Apply for First Graduate Certificate Online – TNeSevai Service

In this topic, we are going to see “How to Apply for First Graduate Certificate Online” and also procedure on downloading the certificate online without any hassle.

First Graduate Certificate will be useful for students who are looking for a good course in a college with premium facilities.

How to Apply for First Graduate Certificate Online

What is the First Graduate Certificate?

First Graduate Certificate is provided for the person who is looking to move to college first time in the family.

A person who finishes Higher School studies and looking for a seat in College in his family for the first time will be eligible to apply for this certificate.

This Certificate provides scholarships to the person in college fees where Rs.25000 of fees will be reduced Every year for 3 years in a College.

And this Certificate is only applicable for the person who wishes to join Engineering or Medical College who passed the Higher School studies in Engineering and the above group.


Applying for the First Graduate Certificate

First, you have to visit the following link to Login to the TnEGA portal by clicking here

Once you click on the above link, you will get the below login page to log in to the TNeGA account with your credentials

How to Apply for First Graduate Certificate Online

To know more about the Registration process of TNeGA, check out here

Choose the Revenue Department from the Services listed as per the Highlight below

How to Apply for First Graduate Certificate Online

From the Revenue Department category, you can able to view the below-listed options as per the page, Choose “First Graduate Certificate

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First Graduate Certificate Instructions

Once you choose the above-mentioned option, you will get redirected to the below page with the list of instructions and required documents to apply for the First Graduate Certificate.

First Graduate Certificate Instructions

Below are the Supporting Documents which are required to apply for the Certificate Online

  • Photo
  • Any Address Proof
  • Applicant Transfer Certificate
  • Self-Declaration of Father
  • Self-Declaration of Mother
  • Father Transfer Certificate
  • Mother Transfer Certificate
  • Family or Smart Card
  • Self-Declaration of Applicant
  • Current Academic year Certificates

Application Fees of Rs.60 need to be paid at last to apply for the certificate

Once you read the instructions about the Support documents, you can click on the proceed button to move to the next page.

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CAN Registration/login

CAN Number needs to be registered in the next column where you had to provide them the personal Details or you can log in with your Exiting CAN number and verify through OTP.

CAN Registration/login

To know more about the CAN registration, Modification check out here – How to Register CAN Number – CAN Registration, Modification Online

Application Form for First Graduate Certificate

Once you proceed with the CAN number, you will get the below page to fill the required details

Application Form for First Graduate Certificate
If any other person pursuing /Completed Graduation from Family.* Yes No
If any applicants sibling is pursuing /drop out graduation.* Yes No

The above two options must be “No” so that you will be eligible to apply for First Graduate Certificate online.

Other Details like Applicant, Current, and Permanent Address details are prefilled because your CAN ID does that to fill it automatically.

Details of your Family and Education details that need to fill to proceed in applying for First Graduate certificate online

  • Courses Completed
  • Current Course
  • Name of the Institue
  • Institution Address
  • Year of Passing
  • Current Academic Year

Above are the mandatory details that need to fill in the education details column and need to be filled carefully.

Once all the details are filled, click on the Submit button and upload all the requested documents which you read on the instructions page.

And finally, pay the amount of Rs.60 online using Netbanking/Debit or Credit card to complete the transaction.

And download the Acknowledgement form finally to keep track of the application.

Frequently Asked Questions?

How much is the cost of the application?

Rs.60 is the cost of Certificate

What is the Validity of the Certificate?

3 Years

Whose Approval the application Requests for?

The application will be verified by the Tahsildar, VAO and other officials of the Taluk office because they are the officials who will approve the application.

How to check the status of the certificate/Download the PDF of the Certificate?

You can click here to know the status via the Tnedistrict/ website and also you can download the PDF file of the certificate.

Did we require to Visit Taluk office or it is a completely online process?

It is a completely online process

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13 thoughts on “How to Apply for First Graduate Certificate Online – TNeSevai Service”

  1. If any other person pursuing /Completed Graduation from Family.* Yes No
    If any applicants sibling is pursuing /drop out graduation.* Yes No

    in my case first options is yes (only mother graduate) and second option (No).In this case i have applied the certificate but its got rejected saying this should be Applicant submitted to VAO first and not to directly to ZDT/HDT.But the application is come we know this will direct to them.If its rejected,then they should say the reason for rejection but this makes us to visit the office for clarifications.

  2. Can we apply first graduate certificate before joining college and we doesn’t know where we going to study?.. Is it possible?


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