TISSNET 2019

Exam Date : 13th January 2019
Result Date : 25th January 2019

TISSNET 2019 Application form, Dates, Syllabus, Pattern

TISS NET

  • About TISSNET 2019: National Eligibility Test is conducted by Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISSNET 2019) for the admission in Postgraduate programmes in Tata Institute of Social Sciences.

  • Conducting Board: The Tata Institute of Social Science National Eligibility Test (TISSNET 2019) is conducted by TATA Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.

  • Frequency: The TISS entrance exam 2019 is conducted once in every year by the Tata Institute of Social Science.

  • TISS Campuses: Candidate cleared the exam TISSNET exam will eligible to get admission in the several campuses of TISS which is situated at Mumbai, Tuljapur, Hyderabad, Chennai (Banyan) and Guwahati.

  • TISSNET 2019 Courses Offered: Through TISSNET 2019 exam candidate will be able to get admission in undergraduate programmes such as BA, and postgraduate programmes such as MA, M.Sc, MHA, MPH and Ph.D. Programmes.

  • TISS Education Quality: Tata Institute of Social Sciences offer quality education along with the high-quality faculty engaged in teaching, research, policy and outreach activities.


TISSNET 2019 Highlights:

TISS holds the national level examination for candidates seeking admissions to MA Programs offered at various participating colleges. The TISS exam is a computer-based test, having 100 objective type questions. There is no provision of negative marking for any program, including HRM. After the TISS exam concludes, the results will be declared in 25th January 2019.

TISSNET 2019 Overview

Name of Exam

Tata Institute of Social Sciences National Eligibility Test

Abbreviated As

TISSNET 2019

Exam Level

National Level

Exam Category

UG, PG & Doctoral Programmes

Exam Mode

Computer-Based Exam

Exam Conducting Body

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai (TISS)

Exam Duration

100 minutes

Question Type

Objective

TISSNET 2019 Courses Offered:

Following are the courses offered through TISSNET 2019:

Courses

Duration

B.A. Programmes

3 years

M.A. Programmes

2 years

M.Phil Programmes

2 years

Ph.D. Programmes

Minimum 3 Years


TISSNET 2019 Important Dates:

  • TISSNET 2019 MA Admission Date: The admission for the MA will commence on 22 October 2018.

  • Application Form: Candidate can fill the application form of TISSNET exam from 22nd October 2018 onwards by visiting the official website.

  • Admit Card: TISSNET 2019 Admit Card will be available to download from the official website after the successful submission of Application Form.

  • Exam Date: Among the TISSNET 2019 important dates the TISS exam dates will be more crucial which is to be conducted on 13th January 2019

  • Result Date: The result for the TISSNET 2019 will be announced in the official website on 25th January 2019

  • Counselling: After the TISSNET exam result has been declared the candidate will be called for the counselling on 11th February 2019 for the admission


TISSNET 2019 Eligibility Criteria:

  • BA Eligibility Criteria: Candidate should pass 10+2 or its equivalent from central or state board. Candidate waiting for the intermediate final year result can also apply for the TISS entrance exam.

  • MA Eligibility Criteria: Candidate should clear the Bachelor's Degree from any affiliated university. Bachelor's final year candidate can also apply for the MA entrance exam to qualify for TISSNET 2019 eligibility.

TISSNET 2019 Eligibility Key Highlights:

  • Candidate must have completed the graduation of minimum 3 years duration or its equivalent.

  • Final year candidates can also apply for TISSNET 2019. However, they will be offered final admission only after they clear the final year examination.

  • There is no upper age limit defined by TISS for appearing in the national level exam.

  • The online application must be filled carefully. If any discrepancy is found at later stages, the candidature will be cancelled on the spot.

  • If you have any questions please call the Admissions helpline on 022 - 25525252.


TISSNET 2019 Application Form:

  • Application Form Date: The TISSNET 2019 application form will be available on the official website from 22nd October 2018 to 10th December 2018

  • Application Mode: Registrations for the TISSNET 2019 can be done via both- online and offline mode.

  • Application Form: Candidate can apply for the TISSNET 2019 via online by filling the Application Form. Candidate can also apply via offline i.e. by filling the Application Form and send to via speed post.

  • Application Form Payment: Candidate can pay the TISS entrance exam fees via online or via challan from State Bank of Inda.

  • Multiple Programs: A candidate can apply for multiple programs and pay for each of those programs in ONE online form only. 


TISSNET 2019 Exam Pattern:

  • Question Paper: Candidate needs to answer 100 questions in 100 minutes. All the questions will be multiple choice questions.

  • Marking Scheme: Candidate will be awarded 1 marks for every correct answer. There is no negative marking for any incorrect answer.

  • Syllabus: The TISSNET 2019 exam pattern consists of the General Knowledge section will carry 40 marks, while English Proficiency and Maths & Logical Reasoning will carry 30 marks each.

NOTE:

  • Candidates who have applied for a single program or multiple programs will be attempting a single question paper with 100 questions for a duration of 100 minutes. This will also include candidates who have chosen HRM in combination with other program/ programs. 

  • Visually impaired candidates will be given an option to have a SCRIBE to assist them to complete the test. The SCRIBE should be an undergraduate student and should bring a valid ID proof. 

  • Persons with Disabilities who have a disability of 40% or more will get a compensatory extra time of  20 minutes per hour.


TISSNET 2019 Admit Card:

  • Admit Card: Candidate can download the TISSNET 2019 Admit Card from the official website from TISSNET 2019.

  • Admit Card Details: Candidate Name, Date of Birth, Exam Centres etc. are mentioned at the admit card. Candidates need to carry the Admit Card to the TISS entrance exam.

  • Photo ID Card: Along with the hall ticket, it is mandatory to carry a photo identity card to the exam center.

  • Opted for a Scribe: In case a candidate has opted for a scribe, he must produce a valid photo id (original/photocopy) and an affidavit to prove the same.


TISSNET 2019 Exam Centre:

  • Exam Centres: Candidate will have an option to select TISSNET 2019 exam centre according to their preference, from the total of 39 selected exam centres.

  • Exam Centre Details: Details of the TISS exam centre will be mentioned on the in the Admit Card. Candidates are advised to check all the details related to the exam centre.

  • Choice of Preference: The candidates can select the exam centre as per there preference based upon the native place.

TISSNET 2019 Results:

  • Result: Candidate can check the TISS entrance exam result from 25th January 2019 onwards.

  • Credential: Candidate can download the TISSNET 2019 Result from the official website by entering the login Id and Password.

  • Scorecard: The results are released in the form of scorecards, having the overall marks and qualifying status of the test takers. 

  • Rounds: On the basis of results, candidates are shortlisted for next rounds namely written Pre-Interview Test (PIT) and Personal Interview (PI) to be held in TISS campuses across Mumbai, Hyderabad, and Guwahati.


TISSNET 2019 Counselling:

  • Counselling: Candidate cleared the cutoff will be eligible to sit on the counselling.

  • Personal Interview: TISSNET exam will conduct the personal Interview to select the candidate for admission.

  • Expected Cut-Off: The following are the cut-off expected for the category wise in the TISSNET 2019 Counselling

    Category

    Expected Cutoff

    General

    82

    OBC

    70

    SC/ ST

    72


Reservation of Seats for TISSNET 2019:

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

Category

Seats

SC

15%

ST

7.5%

OBC

27%


TISSNET 2019 Reservation Criteria:

TISSNET Reservation: The scores of national level entrance exam is accepted at TISS Mumbai, Tuljalpur, Guwahati, Hyderabad, The Banyan Chennai, MHAT Chennai and G-SET Ranchi. The final admissions to TISS courses at all these institutes are governed by Reservation Policy defined by the conducting authority. Each TISSNET Score accepting institute has a reservation policy for Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Other Backward Classes (OBC), and for People with Disability (PWD).

The option to fill your category comes at the time of registration. Your caste certificate must be uploaded with the form to claim reservation. TISSNET 2019 is scheduled for January 19, application forms will release in 24 October 2018.

  • This policy makes it compulsory to offer 66% seats to the students of the north-east region.

  • Thus, the remaining 34% seats are available for the students across the country.

  • Educators working at any of the government institutes or DIET’s can apply for the master’s programme offered at TISS through the defined channel.

  • There is a separate quota defined for Kashmiri students, children of army personnel’s or defence personnel and government officers who are working at any government office at Central or State level. 


TISSNET 2019 Reservation for International Candidates

  • Admission of International candidates/ students will be done through the International Relations Office (IRO) of TISS for any of the Master’s Degree program.

  • Students will be admitted at the beginning of the degree program, in case of Master’s program, for a short-term course, students can be admitted at any during the year.

  • All students of foreign origin who hold citizenship certificate with or without Indian citizenship certificate are eligible to apply as International candidates.


TISSNET 2017 Paper Analysis

Exam Date: January 7, 2017 | Difficulty Level: Easy to moderate | Cutoff: 80-85 for MA-HR

  • TISSNET 2017 was not a very difficult paper to attempt. In fact, it was the easiest in the last 4 years. 

  • The section-wise analysis of TISSNET 2017 is given below:

General Awareness

  • This was the most difficult section, relative to others.

  • A total of 40 questions were asked from this section.

  • Out of these 40 questions, 25 were static questions and 12 were on current affairs.

  • The candidates scoring a minimum of 20+ can be regarded as the benchmark.

  • The maximum required time for attempting all the questions in this section is around 15 minutes.

Verbal Ability

  • A total of 30 questions were these in this section.

  • Out of the 30 questions, 5 were on Reading Comprehension.

  • The RC passages were about 400 - 450 words long and almost all were direct question.

  • Almost all the questions were easily solvable.

Quantitative Ability & Logical Reasoning

  • This section had a total of 30 questions, out of which 15 were Logical Reasoning questions with some of them being tricky.

  • A student could have easily scored about 12 or 13 marks in the LR section.

  • There were 7 questions from the quantitative section and 8 questions in Data Interpretation.


TISSNET 2019 Contact Details:

Address: V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai-400088 

Phone: 91(22)25525000

Website: admissions.tiss.edu


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TISSNET 2019 Important Dates

  • Application process: The TISSNET 2019 application process begins on 22nd October 2018  and ends on 10th December 2018.

  • Admit card: The TISSNET 2019 admit card will be available on 26th December 2018.

  • Exam date: The TISSNET 2019 exam will be held on 13th January 2019.

  • Result date: The TISSNET 2019 result will be declared on 25th January 2019.

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TISSNET 2019 Eligibility

TISSNET 2019 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 2019 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, 2019. 

  • 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, 2019 are also eligible. The candidate should not be more than 21 years of age as on April 22nd, 2019.

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TISSNET 2019 Application Process

Application process Summary for TISSNET 2019:

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 2019 Application Form Details

Application Form Details Summary for TISSNET 2019:

  • Application date: The application form will be available from 22nd October 2018 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 2019 Admit Card

Admit Card Summary for TISSNET 2019:

  • Admit card availability date: The TISSNET admit card will be available on 26th December 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 2019 Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern Summary for TISSNET 2019 Exam:

  • Exam mode: The TISSNET 2019 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 2019 Syllabus

Syllabus Summary for TISSNET 2019:

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 2019 Results

Results Summary for TISSNET 2019:

  • Result date: The TISSNET 2019 result will be declared on 25th January 2019.

  • 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 2019 Counselling

Counselling Summary for TISSNET 2019: 

  • 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,

A
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!!


Q
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

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