15 March 2017
Extended Date: 31 March 2017
TISS BAT 2017 admission process announcement for the Undergraduate programmes has been released on 29 September 2016. TISS BAT Application Process will end on 31 March 2017. Earlier, the last date to apply for the TISS BAT was 15 March 2017 which has now been extended up to 31 March 2017. TISS BAT 2017 is an entrance exam conducted by TISS for admission into BA in Social Science Programme & BA Hons. in Social Work. This three-year undergraduate liberal arts programme which was started in 2012 and focus on the humanistic aspects of Social Sciences blended with the logical reasoning of the natural sciences, with a combined emphasis on the faculties of imagination and creativity as well as of rigorous and critical thinking. TISS BAT 2017 is applicable for admission into the following programmes:
|TISS BAT Application starts||29 September 2016|
|Last date to fill TISS BAT Application Form||
15 March 2017
|TISS BAT 2017 Admit Card||15 April 2017|
|TISS BAT 2017 Exam Date||
30 April 2017
|TISS BAT Result||9 May 2017|
TISS Campuses and Intake/ seats in each campus. The total seat intake for BA Social Science is 50 for BA (H) Social Work is 30. The seats offered for the different course in different campuses of TISS is given in the table below.
|Campus||BA Social Science||BA (H) Social Work|
|TISS Hyderabad Campus||60 seats||-|
|TISS Guwahati Campus||60 seats||-|
|TISS Tuljapur Campus||30 seats||30 seats|
Candidates can apply for the programme only through an online process by visiting the official website. Candidates should fill the application form and submit it online by 31 March 2017. The candidates can apply to this programme on any one campus only. The details to fill the application process is given below.
Application Process for Candidates living in Remote Areas
TISS BAT 2017 Admit Card will be available for download from the official website of Tata Institute of Social Sciences from 27 to 28 March 2017 onwards. Tata institute of Social Science Admit card 2017 will not be dispatched through Post.
TISS BAT 2017 Admit Card will be available on the website only to those eligible candidates who have submitted their duly filled application form ONLINE before the due date. An admit card is an important document to be carried at the examination centre.
Amount Payable (Online)
Amount Payable (Bank Challan)
Unemployed SC/ST and OBC(NC)
|Rs. 275||Rs. 250|
Reimbursement of Traveling Allowance (TA)
|Category||Integrated B.A/M.A Programme||B.A (H) Social Work|
|Total Fees for Non Hostellers||Rs 1,05,700||Rs 115700|
|Total Fees for Hostellers||Rs 2,91,700||Rs 301700|
TISS BAT 2017 Result would be declared on 9 May 2017 and would reach candidates on e-mail. After the results of the exam have been declared, a cut-off list will be released for students. Students having the rank within the cut off are given admissions. Similarly, second and third cutoff lists are provided below.
B.A. in Social Science
|BA (H) Social Work|
Verification of certificates & Payment of Fees
11 to 22 May 2017
|15 to 21 June 2017|
|Announcement of First Wait List||25 May 2017||22 June 2017|
|Verification of certificates & payments of Fees||27 May 2017 to 8 June 2017||23 to 28 June 2017|
|Announcement of Second Wait List||10 June 2017||29 June 2017|
|Verification of Certificates & Payments of fees||13 to 22 June 2017||30 June to 1 July 2017|
|Commencement of classes at Hyderabad & Tujlapur Campuses||1 July 2017||1 July 2017|
|Commencement of classes at Guwahati Campus||13 July 2017||--|
The students will also study mathematics and take foundational courses in biological, physical and chemical sciences and languages in addition to philosophy of research, research methodology, logic and history. The TISS BAT 2017 Entrance Exam has been divided into two stages:
The entrance test will be of 90 minutes duration and the total marks will be 100. The complete pattern of the TISS BAT Stage 1 exam pattern is given in the table below. The candidates are required to go through the table below.
| Part A- Multiple Choice Questions
(Computer Based Test)
|Part B - Descriptive Questions
TISS BAT 2017 Stage 2 details:
The graduating students of BA Social Science have two options:
Other Backward Class (OBC)
Persons With Disability
TISS BAT 2017 Test Centres are spread in different states throughout India. The candidates can choose the test centre as per their convenience from the given list and mention the same in his/her TISS BAT 2017 Application Form.
There are total 22 test centres arranged for the TISS BAT exam. The candidates are advised to follow the link given below to get the complete list of the test centres.
Ph - (0361) 2510342 / 2736765 / 2736526
Fax - (0361) 2510423
Phone: (+91) 92701 05223 (+91) 92701 05224 (+91) 92701 05225 (+91) 92701 05226
Ph- 91 040 24017701/02/03
Fax- (040) 24017701
Email id- email@example.com
TISS Integrated MA
TISS CARE number - 022 – 25525252