Tamil Nadu Free Laptop Scheme 2024 Eligibility & Application Form

Tamil Nadu Free Laptop Scheme 2024 | तमिलनाडु मुफ्त लैपटॉप योजना 2023-24 | Tamil Nadu Free Laptop Apply Online | Tamil Nadu Free Laptop Scheme in English / Hindi


Dear Readers, the Tamil Nadu Free Laptop Scheme 2024 was launched by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami for students who recently passed the standard 10th or 12th standard exam. The procedure for filling out the online application form will start very soon. Applicants must complete the application form before the last date.

In this article, we will tell you the eligibility criteria, documents required to submit the application, laptop specifications, and other mandatory information are available here in this article.

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Tamil Nadu Free Laptop Scheme Details

The Free Laptop Scheme/Program is an initiative of the government of Tamil Nadu. To survive in this digital world, it is imperative that students learn the latest technology. Under this scheme, the government would distribute laptops to the recipients. The government aims to launch this scheme to help students who are financially weak and unable to purchase a laptop or computer or to encourage students to further their studies and modern technology.

Highlights of the Tamil Nadu Free Laptop Scheme

Name of the SchemeFree Laptop Scheme
Launched byChief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami 
Launched on27th February 2020
Beneficiary10th & 12th Students
Launched inTamil Nadu
Mode of applicationOnline
CategoryState government scheme
Official websiteClick Here

Eligibility for the Free Tamil Nadu Laptop Scheme

  • Tamil Nadu permanent residents can take advantage of the benefits of this scheme.
  • Preference will be given to the schedule caste and schedule tribe Categories.
  • An applicant who has passed the standard tenth or twelfth standard exam from a government school or assistance can take advantage of the benefits.

Documents Required for this Free Laptop Scheme

  • Aadhar Card
  • School ID
  • Family Income Certificate
  • Caste Certificate
  • More Proof of Acceptance
  • Resident Proof

Specification of Laptops Under the Tamil Nadu Free Scheme

Laptop Brand NameHP
Screen Size14-inch Screen
Laptop NameELCOT PC
System TypeX 86
Market Price25,0000 RS
Warranty of Laptop1 Year
Processor NameIntel Pentium Dual Core
System ManufacturerAMD Processor
System RAM2 GB DD R3 SD-RAM at 1066 MHz Speed
Pre-Installed SoftwareMicrosoft Office, ADOBE, TN Schemes
Hard Disk160 GB Minimum – 320 GB Maximum

Application Procedure for the Free Tamil Nadu Laptop Scheme

  • First, visit the Free Laptop Scheme’s official websiteelcot.in/student-free-laptop.
  • After that, a page will open on your screen.
  • From the main page, you should search for the link to register or log in.
  • Fill out the registration form with the required information.
  • Submit the registration form and log in to the site with the username, password, and captcha code shown on the computer screen.
  • Fill out the remaining application form and upload the necessary documents and upload your photo and signature as well (if needed).
  • Submit the order form by clicking on the submit option.
  • Take a hard copy of the application form for further use.

Note: We will update the above information very soon once it is released by the state government. We hope that the information provided was useful to you.

Scheme for distributing laptops to students:

The Government of Tamil Nadu is implementing a scheme of distributing laptops to students studying in government and government-subsidized schools and colleges in the state to facilitate their acquisition of better skills. The Government issued orders in GO (Ms) No. 1 dated 03.06.2011 by the Special Program Implementation Department for the purchase of laptops for ELCOT.

So far in six phases from 2011-12 to 2016-2017, 38,53,572 numbers of Laptops and Computers have been purchased and supplied.

For Phases – VII, VIII, and IX, procurement of 15,66,022 laptops through ICB tender was completed and supplies commenced from March 2019 onwards and are expected to be completed by October 2019.

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