TISSNET 2019 Counselling

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

Documents Required for TISSNET Counselling

Photo & Signature
2-3 recent passport size photographs.
Admit Card Proof
TISSNET Admit card
Payment Copy
Counselling fee payment slip.
Marks Card
10th, 12th and degree original marks cards and certificates.
Caste Certificate
Caste certificate (if applicable).

TISSNET 2019 Counselling:

  • Counselling: Counselling of TISSNET will start after TISSNET 2019 result declared.

  • Counselling Date: Counselling date is not yet declared. Candidates cleared the cutoff can sit for the counselling to get admission to the TISS institutes.

  • Document Required: Candidate needs to carry all the necessary documents at the time of counselling.

  • Personal Interview: After the declaration of the result, the candidate will be called for the Personal Interview.

  • Personal Interview Result: After the declaration of the result of the Personal Interview, the candidate will be eligible to take admission.

  • Admission Call Letter: Candidate selected from the Personal Interview, will be informed through the call letter.

Test and Interview Weightage of TISSNET 2019 Exam:



National Common Written Test*

100 marks

Pre-Interview Test/ GD

50 marks

Personal Interview

75 marks


225 marks

How is TISSNET Merit List Prepared?

For the purpose of merit list preparation, the distribution of marks of all stages is given in the above table. The process for Reserved Category and General Category candidates is same. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of merit and the preferences indicated at the time of filling application form. (Kindly Indicate your preferences carefully as it has implications for the merit list)

TISSNET Results – Tie Breaker

When a tie exists between two candidates, the following standards are followed:

  1. At first, the PI marks of the candidates will be compared.

  2. In case PI marks of both the candidates are equal, then PIT marks will be compared.

  3. If the PIT marks are also equal, then the entrance score of both the candidates will be taken into consideration.

  4. Again if entrance score comes equal, then the candidate older in age will be given preference over the one younger in age.

Rules for Preparation of TISSNET Wait-list

  1. Candidates who get admission to the program of their first preference will not be on wait-lists for any other program mentioned in their list of preferences.

  2. If a candidate gets admission into any program which is their second preference, will only be retained in the wait list of the first preference. A candidate who gets admission into any program which is their third preference will be retained in the wait list of their first and second preference

  3. Candidates, who got admitted in a program lower in their order of preferences, will be retained in the wait-list of a preference higher in the order, till the seats in that program are filled.

  4. In case, the candidate qualifies in two programs at the same time, when the wait list is activated, the higher preference will prevail. The Institute will offer admission only to the higher preference.

  5. When a candidate who has already taken admission in a program as per the first merit list is subsequently offered the higher preference when the wait list is activated, he will be moved into the program of higher preference and will be informed.

TISSNET 2019 Participating Institutes:

  • TISS Mumbai

  • TISS Hyderabad

  • TISS Tuljhapur

  • TISS Guwahati

TISS Mumbai Campus

  • TISS Mumbai campus has 2 campuses namely- Main Campus and Malti & Jal A.D. Naoroji Campus.

  • Both of these campuses are located in Deonar in the North-East Section of Greater Mumbai.

  • The Main Campus houses most of the Schools, Centres, and the Administration.

  • It has 11 schools offering various specializations

TISS Tuljapur Campus

  • This campus was established with a vision of establishing as unique and prominent campus for developing and applying knowledge in the field of social sciences and social work.

  • It was first started a Bachelor Degree Programme in Social work in the year 2004. However, in 2010, it started a new programme in Social work in the specialization of rural development. In the academic session 2012-13, a 5-year integrated course in social sciences was introduced followed by PG Diploma in water, Sanitation, and Hygiene.

  • In the year 2014-15, 3 more new courses started namely M.A/M.Sc. in Development Policy, Planning, and Practice, M.A./M.Sc. in sustainable livelihoods & Natural Resources Governance, M.A. in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

  • Additionally Integrated M.Phil/Ph.D. and Direct Ph.D. were introduced.

TISS Hyderabad Campus

  • TISS Hyderabad was developed with a vision of achieving a global standing in high-quality education, research which will help in building a peaceful and secure society.

  • The Hyderabad Campus of TISS is off-campus set up to strengthen social sciences Education from new states in India. It is recognized by the University Grants Commission.

  • Currently, it has 2 campuses- one in TSIPRD Campus, Rajendra Nagar and another one in Roda Mistry College of Social work, Gochibawli.

TISS Guwahati Campus:

  • TISS North Eastern campus was established in Guwahati in 2010.

  • Guwahati campus covers 8 states namely Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Manipur, Sikkim, and Tripura.

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