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About TISSNET

TISSNET 2018 (Tata Institute of Social Science National Entrance Test) is conducted at All India Level for the MA admission at TISS Mumbai, Tujlapur campus, Guwahati campus, Hyderabad campus, The Banyan Chennai, MHAT Chennai and G-SET, Ranchi.TISS offers 50 Master’s Programme. The campus wise list of TISS Courses is given below. The application form for TISSNET 2018 has to be filled and submitted by 8 December 2017.

TISS MBA: TISS Mumbai has established School of Management and Labour Studies, and under that, it offers three programmes. TISS do not provide any MBA Programme but offers the following MA Courses which are considered equivalent to MBA. For placements to these programmes in TISS, there are same companies that visit other MBA Schools and provide similar placement packages to these students.

  • MA in Human Resource and Labour Management (HRM & HR) 
  • MA in Social Entrepreneurship
  • MA in Globalisation and Labour

Latest Update: TISSNET Admit Card 2018 is available to downlowd from 22 December 2017 upto 5 January 2018. Follow the link given below to get the admit card.

TISSNET 2018 Admit Card- Download Here!

It is vital to note that CAT / MAT/ CET / GRE/GMAT Scores are not accepted for TISS Admission. TISS has its own National Eligibility Test (NET) which is a computer-based test to be conducted in various cities all over India. 

  • M.A. in Human Resource Management (Hyderabad Campus) for the batch 2018-20 was withdrawn by TISS. There is official information about this year batch yet.  


TISSNET Dates 2018

Events

Dates

TISSNET Application Begin

24 October 2017

The last date to apply for TISSNET

25 November 2017

8 December 2017

Last Date for receipt of application form by post

27 November 2017

Issue of Admit Cards (Online)

22 December 2017

TISSNET Exam Date (Timing: 2 PM to 3:40 PM)

6 January 2018

TISSNET Result

27 January 2018

 

About TISS: Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is a “Deemed University” established under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956. The candidates who have completed their graduation can apply for TISSNET through a Common Application Form for all the courses and appear the entrance test, and the selection process is on the basis of qualifying marks scored by the candidates in the NET, and the admission is based on the Merit List.

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TISSNET Eligibility criteria

  • The candidates must have a graduation degree with a minimum of 3 years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 year bridge course pattern of study or any other pattern fulfilling the mandatory requirement of 15 years formal education) from a recognised university.
  • At the time of applying, the candidates pursuing the 3-year degree programme must have passed in all the four subjects for the 1st to 4th semester and the candidates pursuing 4 years degree programme must have passed in all the subjects from 1st to 6th Semester.
  • The candidates who will be able to complete all the requirements of their final year Bachelor’s Degree examination by 2 June 2018 are eligible to apply for TISSNET 2018.
  • The candidates who have done graduation through correspondence from Institute / University / College recognised by UGC / AICTE are also eligible to apply.
  • The admission of the candidates to any of the Master’s Degree Programme will be provisional till they submit their final examination result. If they fail to submit their result by 30 September 2018, their provisional admission will get cancelled.

TISSNET Application form and Admit Card

TISSNET 2018 Application form can be filled in both Online and Offline mode. The candidates are advised to fill the application form through ONLINE mode only. If the candidate belongs to the remote areas, they have the facility to fill the application form through offline mode also.

A candidate can apply for a maximum of 3 programmes in two campuses in the same application form.

TISSNET 2018 Application Form

Payment of TISSNET Application Fee: 

The Application Fee for 1 programme for General Candidate: Rs. 1030

The Application Fee for 1 programme for SC/ST/OBC-NC: Rs. 260.

The Payment of the application fee can be done via two modes

  • Online Payment: Through Credit/Debit/Net Banking
  • Offline Payment: Through Cash Deposit in any SBI branches using the prescribed challan.

TISSNET 2018 Application Submission

 
The candidates who will fill the online TISSNET Application form need to submit the application form online only. The candidates who will fill the offline application form need to send the hard copy of the duly completed Application form to the following address:

To, Assistant Registrar(Academic),
Tata Institute of Social Sciences,
Deonar, Mumbai- 400088


Documents to be uploaded with TISSNET Application Form


The candidates must upload the following documents in the Application Form:

  • Caste/Tribe Certificate for SC/ST.
  • Non-Creamy Layer Certificate for OBC.
  • Disability certificates for PWD candidates.
  • KM certificate (for Kashmir Migrants). 
  • Armed Force certificate (If Applicable).
  • Income Certificate for SC/ST/OBC (NC) candidates (for the financial year 2016-17)
  • TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash).
  • Other Backward Class (Non-Creamy Layer) certificate issued after 01-04-2017 by the District Magistrate / Deputy Commissioner / Tahsildar.
  • SC/ST candidates whose annual family income is less than 250000 (2.5 lac) and OBC(NC) candidates whose annual family income is less than 100000 have to upload Income certificate for the Financial Year 2016-2017 issued by Revenue Officer
  • Stamp size Photograph and signature of the following specifications;
Particulars Size Format
Photograph 113* 170 pixels .jpg,.jpeg and .png.
Signature 302* 132 pixels .jpg,.jpeg and .png.

 

TISSNET Admit Card 2018

 

TISSNET Admit Card will be sent by e-mail to the candidate. Those candidates who have not received their TISSNET Admit Card can call TISS CARE: 022 - 2552 5252 or may register their complaint by sending an email to pgadmission@tiss.edu.

TISSNET Admit Card is a very important document to be carried on the day of the TISSNET exam otherwise their entry will be restricted.

TISSNET Admit Card 2018 - Available!

TISSNET Fees

TISSNET 2018 Application Fees

Number of Programmes 

Mode of Payment

 

Online Payment by credit/debit/net banking

Cash Deposit in any SBI branches using the prescribed challan

General

Eligible SC/ST/OBC (NC)

General

Eligible SC/ST/OBC (NC)

1 programme

Rs 1030

Rs 260

Rs 1000+Bank charges

Rs 250+ Bank Charges

2 programme

Rs 2060

Rs 520

Rs 200 + Bank Charges

Rs 500 + Bank charges

3 programme

Rs 3090

Rs 780

Rs 3000+ Bank Charges

Rs 750 + Bank Charges

 

TISS Fee Structure


TISS Fee Structure varies from different courses at all the TISS Campuses. Click here campus wise fee structure of all the 57 Masters Programme. 

TISS Fee Structure - Complete details programme wise

TISSNET Result and Counselling

TISS Admission for various courses at its different campuses is done in two stages, and it has three components of assessment and which are given below:

  • TISSNET: The first step is the TISSNET that is the TISS National Entrance exam. The candidates first need to appear in the entrance test. Minimum qualifying marks for the written examination is 45% and 35% (for SC/ST).

TISSNET Result 2018

  • Pre-Interview Test (PIT): The second step is the Pre-Interview Test where only the shortlisted candidates who have appeared in TISSNET are called for an interview test.
  • Personal Interview (PI): The candidates who qualify the PIT round are called for a Personal Interview or PI round for the final Selection.

Weightage of all three categories

Category Weightage
NET 40%
PIT 30%
PI 30%

 

PIT and PI Schedule

Dates

Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview at TISS
Mumbai and BALM, Chennai

 3 to 11 March 2018

Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview at
Hyderabad for all Hyderabad Campus programmes

20 to 23 March 2018

Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview at
Guwahati for all Guwahati Campus programmes

26 to 29 March 2018

Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview at
Tuljapur for all Tuljapur Campus programmes

13 to 17 March 2018

 

TISSNET Marks Distribution

Components

Marks

National Common Written Test - TISSNET

100 marks

Pre-Interview Test/GD

50 marks

Personal Interview

75 marks

Total

225 marks

 

TISSNET Waitlist Announcement

 

Announcement of Selection on TISS website for all the Programmes

27 April 2018

Documents Verification and Payments of fees

28 April to 8 May 2018

Announcement of First Wait List

11 May 2018

Documents Verification and Payments of fees

12 to 21 May 2018

Announcement of Second Wait List

24 May 2018

Documents Verification and Payments of fees

25 to 31 May 2018

The closing of Admissions for Mumbai, Tuljapur, Hyderabad
and BALM campuses.

2 June 2018

Commencement of Academic Session

4 June 2018

TISSNET Exam pattern

  • Mode of Exam: Computer Based Test
  • Duration of exam: 1 hour 40 minutes (100 min)
  • Total Questions: 100 Questions
  • Type of Exam: Objective Type
  • Number of Choices per Question: 4 or 5
  • Negative Marking: No

TISSNET Question Paper Pattern

Subjects

Total Marks

General Awareness

40

English Proficiency

30

Maths and Logical Reasoning

30

Total 

100 Marks

TISSNET Important details

TISSNET Test Centres

The following table shows the various NET Test Centres for the candidates who will appear in TISSNET 2018.

Region                

Centre

North

Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad,
Jaipur, Lucknow, Noida, Varanasi, Greater Noida, Mohali

East

Bhubaneshwar, Guwahati, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Patna,
Raipur, Ranchi, Dimapur, Silchar, Patna

West

Ahmedabad, Aurangabad, Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Mumbai,
Nagpur, Pune, Solapur, Navi-Mumbai, Thane

South

Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Visakhapatnam,
Calicut, Madurai, Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikode

 

TISS Seat Reservation

Category

Percentage of Seats

SC

15%

ST

7.5%

PwD

3%

KM

1%

Armed Force

5%

 

TISS Courses List and Campuses 

Campus

                                 Course

Mumbai Campus

  • M.A. Social Work in Children and Family
  • M.A. Social Work in Criminology and Justice
  • M.A. Social Work in Community Organization and Development Practice
  • M.A. Social Work in Disability Studies and Action
  • M.A. Social Work in Dalit and Tribal Studies and Action
  • M.A. Social Work in Public Health
  • M.A. Social Work in Mental Health
  • M.A. Social Work in livelihoods and social entrepreneurship
  • M.A. Social Work in Women Centred Practice
  • M.A. Human Resources Management and Labour Relations
  • M.A. Social Entrepreneurship
  • M.A. Globalisation and Labour
  • Master of Health Administration
  • Master of Hospital Administration
  • Master of Public Health in Social Epidemiology
  • Master of Public Health in Health Policy, Economics and Finance
  • M.A. Development Studies
  • M.A. in Women Studies
  • M.A. Education (Elementary)
  • M.A./M.Sc. in Climate Change and Sustainability Studies
  • M.A. / M.Sc. in Urban Policy and Governance
  • M.A. / M.Sc. in Regulatory Governance
  • M.A. / M.Sc. in Water Policy and Governance
  • M.A. / M.Sc. in Disaster Management
  • MA Applied Psychology - Specialisation in Counselling Psychology
  • MA Applied Psychology - Specialisation in Clinical Psychology
  • M.A. in Media and Cultural Studies
  • Master of Library and Information Science
  • Master of laws in access to justice

Online Program

  • Online M.A. Social Work in Child Rights
  • Online M.A. International Family Studies

Tujlapur Campus

  • M.A. Social Work in Rural Development.
  • M.A./M.Sc in Development Policy, Planning and Practice
  • M.A./M.Sc in Sustainable Livelihood and Natural Resources Governance.
  • M.A. in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • M.A./M.Sc in Rural Management

Guwahati Campus

  • M.A. Social Work in Community Organization and Development Practices
  • M.A. Social Work in Public Health
  • M.A. Social Work in livelihoods and entrepreneurship
  • M.A. Social Work in Counselling
  • M.A. in Labour Studies and Social Protection
  • M.A. in Ecology, Environment and Sustainable Development
  • M.A. in peace and conflict studies
  • M.A. in Sociology and Social Anthropology

Hyderabad Campus

  • M.A. Development Studies
  • M.A. in Women Studies
  • M.A. in Rural Development and Governance
  • M.A. in Education
  • M.A. in Public Policy and Governance
  • M.A. in Natural Resources & Governance
  • M.A. Human Resource Management

The Banyan Chennai

  • M.A. Social Work in Mental Health
  • MA Applied Psychology - Specialisation in Counselling Psychology
  • MA Applied Psychology - Specialisation in Clinical Psychology
  • M.A. in Research, Management and Entrepreneurship in Health

MHAT Chennai

  • MA Applied Psychology - Specialisation in Clinical Psychology

G-SET, Ranchi

  • M.A. in Applied Psychology with Specialisation in Counseling Psychology

TISSNET Address

TISS Mumbai 

TISS Tuljapur

TISS Hyderabad

TISS Guwahati

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar Mumbai-400 088

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, School of Rural Development, Tuljapur-413 601, District - Osmanabad, Maharashtra.

SR Sankaran Block, AMR–AP Academy of Rural Development, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad 500 030

14-A, Bhuban Road, Uzanbazar, Guwahati 781 001

TISSNET Contact

Phone:  022 - 25525252
Email: pgadmission@tiss.edu

For any admission related queries contact on the above-given helpline number, alternately you can also write to us in the comment section below.

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