TISSNET 2018

Exam Date : 5th May 2018
Result Date : 25th May 2018

TISSNET 2018 Application form, Dates, Syllabus, Pattern

TISSNET 2018

Introduction to TISSNET 2018:

  • About: Tata Institute of Social Sciences National Eligibility Test (TISSNET) is a national level entrance exam conducted by Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai to grant admission to various Master’s degree programs offered by the Institute.

  • Grandiosity: Founded in 1936, the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is one of the oldest colleges in the country and has its campuses situated at Mumbai, Tuljapur, Hyderabad, Guwahati, IMHST Chennai, MHAT Calicut and G-SET Ranchi. The TISSNET was ranked in the top universities of the world in Social, Demography and Economics research by a Stanford study.

  • Importance: The Tata Institute of Social Sciences does not consider the scores obtained in CAT, MAT, XAT or any other entrance exam and hence it is mandatory to write the TISSNET 2018 in order to get a seat in Tata Institute of Social Science.

  • Level: The TISSNET 2018 is a National Level Examination for pursuing Masters degree in HR and LR.

  • Authority: Tata Institute of Social Sciences has the whole authority for conducting the TISSNET 2018 and to decide about the allocation of seats to the applied candidates.

  • Affiliation: The TISS college is affiliated to University Grants Commission(UGC) and accredited with NAAC.
  • Locations: TISS has 4 campuses in India. They are located in Mumbai, Tuljapur, Hyderabad and Guwahati.


 TISSNET 2018 Important Details:

TISSNET 2018 Overview

Examination Name

Tata Institute of Social Sciences 

National Eligibility Criteria Test 2018

Acronym

TISSNET 2018

TISSNET 2018

Exam Level

National Level

TISSNET 2018 

Exam Category

Under Graduate 

Post Graduate

Doctoral Programmes

TISSNET 2018 

Exam Mode

Computer-Based Exam

TISSNET 2018 

Conducting Body

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai (TISS)

TISSNET 2018 

Exam Duration

100 minutes

Types of Questions in TISSNET 2018 

Objective

Courses Offered through TISSNET 2018:

Following are the courses offered through TISSNET 2018 

Courses

Duration

B.A. Programmes

3 years

M.A. Programmes

2 years

M.PHIL. Programmes

2 years

PhD Programmes

Minimum 3 Years


TISSNET 2018 Important News:

  • Personal Interview: The Tata Institute of Social Sciences begins it Personal Interview and Pre Interview Test for all the candidates who have successfully cleared the TISSNET 2018 examination.
  • Selection Process: The selection process of TISSNET 2018 will be held on 3rd March 2018.

  • Results Date: Candidates who had appeared for the National Entrance Test (NET) conducted by Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) can now check their result online from 27 January 2018.


TISSNET 2018 Important Exam Dates:

  • Application Form: TISSNET 2018 application form commences from 24th October 2017  and the last date to complete the application process is 19th March 2018.

  • Admit Card: The TISSNET 2018 Admit Card will be made available from 27th March 2018 on the official website of TISSNET.

  • To know more information about the important schedules of TISSNET 2018, click here.


TISSNET 2018 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Qualification: The minimum academic qualification for admission to the integrated M.Phil. & Direct PhD programmes is a Second Class Masters or equivalent degree in the relevant subject awarded by a recognised university in India or abroad, with at least an average of 55 percent of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.5.

  • SC/ST candidates: SC/ST/OBC(non-creamy layer)/differently-abled candidates, TISSNET 2018 Eligibility Criteria is an average of 50 percent of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.05.

  • To know more information about TISSNET 2018 eligibility criteria for all the courses, click here.


TISSNET 2018 Application Form:

  • Application Dates: Candidates can get the TISSNET 2018 registration form for UG courses through online mode only. For PG courses, the application form is available in online and offline mode on 24th October 2017. The TISSNET 2018 application forms are usually available from October and until November.

  • Payment: The candidates have to pay the TISSNET 2018 application form fees. The application fee of TISSNET 2018 is INR 1030( For General category) and INR 260 (For SC/ST/OBC categories).

  • To know more details about the TISSNET 2018 application form and payment modes, click here.


TISSNET 2018 Exam Pattern:

  • Paper Pattern: The TISSNET 2018 Exam pattern will consist of 100 multiple choice questions related to subjects of Social Sensitivity, Logical Reasoning, Analytical Ability and Knowledge on Contemporary issues.There is no negative marking for TISSNET 2018 exam paper.  

  • Mode and Time Duration: TISSNET 2018 is a computer-based online exam.The duration of the test is 100 minutes i.e 1 hour and 40 minutes.

  • To know more information about all the TISSNET 2018 exam paper pattern, click here.


TISSNET 2018 Admit Card:

  • Credentials to Download: In order to get admit card, the candidate should enter registration number and password. The admit card contains details such as Registration Number, exam Centre, examination Date and Time, candidates photo etc.

  • Documents: It is mandatory to carry admit card along with identity card to the examination hall, failing in it the candidate will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.

  • To know more information about how to download the TISSNET 2018 Admit Card, click here.


TISSNET 2018 Syllabus:

  • Sections: The syllabus of the TISSNET 2018 are divided into four sections; Analytical Ability, Logical Reasoning, General Knowledge and English proficiency.

  • Reference: In order to Score more in the TISSNET 2018 entrance exam refer to the textbooks that are prescribed for particular topics. 

  • To know more information about TISSNET 2018 syllabus, click here.


TISSNET 2018 Exam Centre:

  • Locations: The TISSNET 2018 will be conducted in 39 cities across India every year.

  • Exam centre selection: Candidates can choose any of the centres of their preference for writing TISSNET 2018.
  • To know more information about the test cities where TISSNET 2018 is conducted, click here.


TISSNET 2018 Results:

  • Declaration: The result of TISSNET 2018 will be declared on 25th May 2018. Candidates can check their results on the TISSNET 2018 official website. The TISSNET results are usually released in the last week of January.

  • Credentials: Candidates will be able to check their TISSNET 2018 results by entering their “Application Number” & “Password”. 

  • To know more information about how to check and download TISSNET 2018 results, click here.

TISSNET 2018 Counselling:

  • Commencement: The TISSNET 2018 Counselling will commence from 10th June 2018 after the results of TISSNET 2018 

  • Procedure: The selection of the shortlisted candidates will be based on two stages (Entrance exam & PIT/PI rounds).

  • To know more information about the counselling procedure of TISSNET 2018, click here.


Reservation Of Seats for TISSNET 2018:

Following are the seats allocated to the reserved categories in TISSNET 2018

Category

Seats

SC

15%

ST

7.5%

OBC

27%


TISSNET 2018 Paper Analysis:

Paper Analysis of TISSNET 2017:

  • Overall Difficulty level: The candidates who wrote TISSNET 2017 felt that the overall difficulty level of the examination was Moderate.

  • Paperwise difficulty: Candidates felt, while Analytical Ability and English Proficiency were moderate, the General Awareness was quite difficult to answer. But none of the questions asked in the exam was out of the syllabus. 
  • Time limit problem: Candidates felt difficult to complete the General Awareness in the given time compared to the other Section.

Section

No of questions

Difficulty Level

General Awareness

40

Difficult

English

30

Moderate

Analytical Ability

30

Moderate


TISSNET 2018 Contact Details:

Address: V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai-400088 
Phone: 91(22)25525000
Website: admissions.tiss.edu

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TISSNET 2018 Important Dates

  • Application process: The TISSNET 2018 application process begins on 24th October 2017  and ends on 19th March 2018.

  • Admit card: The TISSNET 2018 admit card will be available on 27th March 2018.

  • Exam date: The TISSNET 2018 exam will be held on 5th May 2018.

  • Result date: The TISSNET 2018 result will be declared on 25th May 2018.

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TISSNET 2018 Eligibility

TISSNET 2018 Eligibility Summary:

Eligibility criteria for the M.Phil programme:

  • Educational Qualifications: The minimum academic qualification for admission to the integrated M.Phil. & Direct Ph.D programmes offered through 2018 is a Second Class Master’s or equivalent degree in the relevant subject awarded by a recognised university in India or abroad, with at least an average of 55% of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.5 under the seven-point scale of the University Grants Commission (UGC).
  • For SC/ST candidates: In the case of SC/ST/OBC(non-creamy layer)/Physically or Mentally disabled, the minimum eligibility is an average of 50% of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.05.

Eligibility criteria for the M.A. programme:

  • Educational Qualification: Candidates should have completed bachelor's degree with minimum 3 years duration or any equivalent examination from Recognized University/Board.

  • Minimum study years: The degree should be completed from a recognized university which satisfies a minimum requirement for 15 years of formal education. Candidates should have passed all subjects with respect to the exams in each semester.

  • Final year candidates: Candidates who are appearing for their final year exams are also eligible. Candidates who are in their final year should have completed their graduation before July 11th, 2018. 

  • Educational Pattern: Candidates who have the educational qualification in the pattern of 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 are eligible. Candidates should be 23 years of age to be eligible.

Eligibility criteria for the B.A. programme:

  • Standard of education: The candidates should have passed their 10+2 examination from a recognized board.

  • Puc candidates: The candidates who are appearing for their class 12 examination are also eligible.

  • Age: Candidates who have studied International Baccalaureate Diploma and will be completing their class 12th examination by June 12th, 2018 are also eligible. The candidate should not be more than 21 years of age as on April 22nd, 2018.

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TISSNET 2018 Application Process

Application process Summary for TISSNET 2018:

The documents required are as follows:

  • The General category candidates have to bring their photographs, digital signature and TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash).

  • The SC/ST category candidates whose annual income is more than INR 2.5 lakhs have to bring their photographs, digital signature and TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash) and a caste/ tribe certificate.

  • The OBC(NC) category candidates whose annual income is more than INR 1 lakh have to bring their Photograph, Digital Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash) and Other Backward Class (Non-Creamy Layer) certificate issued after 01-04-2017 by the District Magistrate / Deputy Commissioner / Tahsildar.

  • The SC/ST category candidates whose annual income is less than INR 2.5 lakhs have to bring their Photograph, Digital Signature, Caste / Tribe Certificate, Income Certificate for the financial year 2017-18 and TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash).

  • The OBC (NC) category candidates whose annual income is less than INR 1 lakh have to bring their Photograph, Digital Signature, Income Certificate for the financial year 2016-17, Other Backward Class (Non-Creamy Layer) certificate issued after 01-04-2017 by the District Magistrate / Deputy Commissioner / Tahsildar and TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash).

  • The PWD category candidates have to bring their Photograph, Digital Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash) and PWD certificate.

  • The KM category candidates have to bring their Photograph, Digital Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash) and KM certificate.

  • The Armed Force category candidates have to bring their Photograph, Digital Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash) and Armed Force certificate.

  • Specification of the documents: The passport size photograph should be in JPG/PNG format. The height should be 132 pixels and the width should be 302 pixels. The Income certificate, Caste/tribe certificate, Armed force certificate, PWD certificate and the Kashmiri migrant certificate should be in PDF format and the size should be 500 kb only.

  • Online Application Procedure: The candidate has to visit the official website and start the registration process by login in using their email ID and password. The candidates will be taken to the application form page where they should fill in their details. The candidates should upload images of their photograph and signature. The applicants should upload all the required documents. After filling in the details and uploading the documents the candidates should click on the "submit" option.

  • Offline Application Procedure: The candidate has to send the request for the form through speed post along with the application fees to the address as below:

Assistant Registrar (Academic),

Tata Institute of Social Sciences,

Deonar Mumbai, 400088.

  • The application forms will be dispatched. The candidates have to fill in the required details and enclose the attested documents. The candidate should send the form through speed post to the same address.

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TISSNET 2018 Application Form Details

Application Form Details Summary for TISSNET 2018:

  • Application date: The application form will be available from 24th October 2017 and this will be given shown in official website.

  • Registration fees for online applications: The application fees for 1 program for General category candidates is INR 1030 and for SC/ST/OBC (NC) candidates it is INR 260. The application fees for 2 programs for General category candidates is INR 2060 and for SC/ST/OBC (NC) candidates it is INR 520. The application fees for 3 programs for General category candidates is INR 3090 and for SC/ST/OBC (NC) candidates it is INR 780.

  • Registration fees for offline applications: The application fees for 1 program for General category candidates is INR 1000+bank charges and for SC/ST/OBC (NC) candidates it is INR 250+bank charges. The application fees for 2 programs for General category candidates is INR 2000+bank charges and for SC/ST/OBC (NC) candidates it is INR 500+bank charges. The application fees for 3 programs for General category candidates is INR 3000+bank charges and for SC/ST/OBC (NC) candidates it is INR 750+bank charges.

  • Payment by cash: Candidates can pay the fees by cash by clicking on the 'cash' button. Three copies of the challan will be generated. The bank will keep one copy and the remaining two will be returned to the candidate with the journal number, bank seal, and signature. The candidate should scan the TISS copy and then upload it to the official website.

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TISSNET 2018 Admit Card

Admit Card Summary for TISSNET 2018:

  • Admit card availability date: The TISSNET admit card will be available on 27th March 2018.

  • Details: The admit card will contain details such as name, date, time, exam centre, etc.

  • Procedure: The admit card can be downloaded from the official website. The candidate has to go to the official website and click on the 'admit card download' link. The candidate has to enter the required details and then download the admit card and take a print out of it.

  • Identity proof: The candidates have to take an ID proof with them along with the admit card. Candidates are required to take their photographs as well.

  • Mandatory document: The admit card is a mandatory document and should be kept safely.

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TISSNET 2018 Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern Summary for TISSNET 2018 Exam:

  • Exam mode: The TISSNET 2018 exam is conducted in online mode.

  • A number of questions: There will be 100 questions.

  • Type of questions: There will be Multiple choice questions.

  • The number of sections: There are three sections. The sections are General Knowledge, Analytical Ability, Logical Reasoning, and English Proficiency.

  • Duration: The exam Time duration is 1 hour 40 minutes.

  • Negative marking: There is no negative marking.

  • Subject wise mark allocation: Analytical and Numerical Ability will have 35 questions, English Proficiency will have 30 questions and Awareness of General and Social Issues will have 35 questions.

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    TISNET Exam Pattern 2018: 

    Subject

    Number of Questions

    Total Marks given

    General Awareness

    40

    40

    Mathematics + Logical Reasoning

    30

    30

    English Proficiency

    30

    30

    Total

    100

    100

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TISSNET 2018 Syllabus

Syllabus Summary for TISSNET 2018:

The syllabus is divided into three parts which are as follows:

  • Numerical and Analytical Ability: The topics are Areas, Average, Basic algebra, Basic geometry, etc.

  • Verbal Ability or Language Ability: The topics are Acronyms, Analogy, Comprehension, Fill in the blanks, etc.

  • General Knowledge: The topics are Current affairs, Films, Economics, Fine arts, and music, etc.

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TISSNET 2018 Results

Results Summary for TISSNET 2018:

  • Result date: The TISSNET 2018 result will be declared on 25th May 2018.

  • Procedure: The candidates can check their result on the official website under the 'Admissions' tab. The candidates have to go to the results section and enter their login details. The result will be displayed on the screen.

  • Selection process: The selection process will be based on the merit ranks. The candidates have to obtain the minimum cut-off score to be eligible for the selection process.

  • Components of the selection process: The components of the selection process are National Entrance Test, Pre Interview test/group discussion, and Personal Interview.

  • Pre-interview/GD: The candidates who have scored the required marks will be called for the pre-interview and group discussion round. The pre-interview test will be a written test or a group discussion session.

  • Personal interview: The candidate should have passed the first two rounds to be eligible for this round. In this round, the candidates will be asked questions based on the programme chosen. This round carries 75 marks.

  • Merit list: A merit list will be prepared on the basis of the scores of the above-mentioned procedures. The admission process will be based on the marks scored in all the rounds.

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TISSNET 2018 Counselling

Counselling Summary for TISSNET 2018: 

  • Documents: Candidates have to bring their original documents and certificates during counselling. Candidates are not allowed to bring their downloaded marks sheets and certificates to the counselling process.

  • Registration: The candidate must register on the official website for the counselling process.

  • Tiebreaker: The Personal interview marks are compared. In case the PI marks two candidates are equal then the Pre-Interview Test marks will be compared. If the PIT marks are also equal then the Entrance score of both the candidates will be compared. If the entrance scores are equal then the candidate who is older will be given preference over the younger candidate.

  • Admission: Once the counselling process has been completed the candidate will be admitted to the college.

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Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
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  • Eligibility criteria to join Tata Institute of Social Sciences is one need to be a graduate from any course from the recognized university of UGC.
  • The only graduation is required to get admission in masters of Globalization and Labour.
  • TISSNET is the online examination for getting admission in TISS. It is a hundred mark exam with three sections comprising of English, Quant, and GK.
  • Cut off for GL course is 69 out of 100 for General students.


Discussion Forum



Q
I belong to SC Category, What is the percentage of seat reserved for me in TISSNET 2018?

I belong to SC Category, What is the percentage of seat reserved for me in TISSNET 2018?

Asked By: Rakesh Meena,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Rakesh,

Seat reservation for SC Category is 15% in TISSNET 2018.

Good Luck!


Q
What will be the procedure for Counselling of TISSNET 2018?

What will be the procedure for Counselling of TISSNET 2018? What are the rounds?

Asked By: piyush sinha,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Piyush,

TISSNET 2018 Counselling will be having 2 rounds- Entrance Exam and PIT/PI round.

Good Luck!


Q
What is the expected TISSNET cut-off for rural development in TISS, Tuljapur?

What is the expected TISSNET cut-off for rural development in TISS, Tuljapur?

Asked By: ritu,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Ritu,

The cutoff for the last year was around 65 to 70. The TISSNET 2018 cutoff will be released after the declaration of results. Click here to know about the TISSNET results.

Good Luck!!


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I have done MSW from IGNOU. Am I eligible for TISSNET?

I have done MSW from IGNOU. Am I eligible for TISSNET?

Asked By: yatin,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Yatin,

You are eligible for TISSNET. For more information about TISSNET eligibility Criteria, click here

Good Luck!!



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