TISSNET 2019 Eligibility

Exam Date : 28th April 2019
Result Date : 11th February 2019

Overview of the Eligibility Criteria for TISSNET 2019

Age
Between 21- 23 years of age.
Qualification
B.A: Bachelor's degree of minimum 3 years; 15 years of formal education. M.A: Class 12/ International Baccalaureate diploma.

TISSNET 2019 Eligibility criteria

  • Eligibility is the important factor in applying for any exam and Tata Institute frames certain criteria for TISSNET exams.

  • Before applying through the TISSNET 2019 Application Form candidates need to check the eligibility criteria.

TISSNET 2019 Eligibility Criteria - Bachelor's Programmes

  • Educational Qualification: Candidates should have completed 10+2, or its equivalent from any recognized state/central board syllabus. Candidates who have completed their 10+2 grade and are waiting for their results can also apply for the exam.

  • Age Limit: Candidates age should be less than 23 years as on 05th May 2019. Only those cadidates can apply for the TISSNET exam.

  • Diploma Candidate: Candidates who have completed their International Baccalaureate Diploma can also apply for TISSNET 2019 exam.


TISSNET 2019 Intake Seats - B.A. Programmes

The table clearly shows that the seats for B.A in any campus is limited. Hence students should prepare well and score high to get a seat in this prestigious institution.

TISS Campus

BA Programmes

Intake in BA in Sciences Programme

Hyderabad    Offcampus     

BA Programme in Social Sciences *

60

Guwahati OffCampus

BA Programme in Social Sciences *

60

Tuljapur OffCampus

BA Programme in Social Sciences *

60

Tuljapur Off-Campus

BA (Hons) in Social Work in Rural Development

40

TISSNET 2019 Eligibility Criteria - Master's Programmes

  • Educational Qualification: Candidates who have completed their Bachelor's Degree from any stream can apply for the Master's programmes.

  • Final Year Candidate: Candidates who are in the final year of their Bachelor's degree can also apply for TISSNET 2019 exam. Final year candidates need to clear their degree before the counselling begins

  • Age Limit: For Master's Degree Programmes, the TISSNET exam authorities have not mentioned any age limit.


TISSNET 2019 Eligibility Criteria - M.Phil & Ph.D.

  • Educational Qualification: Candidate willing to apply for the integrated M.Phil & Ph.D. Programmes should have a Master's Degree or its equivalent in a relevant subject from any affiliated university.

  • Percentage Criteria: Candidate needs to have 55% aggregate or 3.5 - grade points under 7 pointer scale from any affiliated university. SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidate should have 50% aggregate marks or 3.05 - grade points under 7 pointer scale from any affiliated university.

  • Work Experience: To apply for the Direct Ph.D. programme, minimum five years of post-graduation work experience is required.


TISSNET 2019 Campus-wise and Programme-wise Eligibility criteria

Mumbai Campus

The programs for the TISS Mumbai campus are provided in the table below:

School

Programme (Mumbai Campus)

Integrated M.Phil-Ph.D

Direct Ph. D.

Habitat Studies

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

General eligibility analysis + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience.

Public Health

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience

Health Systems Management

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience

Management and Labour Studies

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience

Social Work

General eligibility + PG in Social Work

General eligibility + PG in Social Work + 5 years work Post PG work experience

Disaster Studies

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields. Candidates with previous educational qualification, work experience and research in the area of disasters would be given preference.

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience. Candidates with previous educational qualification, work experience and research in the area of disasters would be given preference.

Education (Regular)

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience

Women's Studies

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience

Development Studies

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience

Social Sciences (to be anchored by School of Research Methodology)

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience

Social Sciences with Specialisation in Sociology of Education

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

-

Inclusive Development and Social Justice

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

-

Media and Cultural Studies

-

General eligibility + Post graduation with at least five years of relevant work experience and possessing adequate competencies to undertake work in the practice area chosen by the candidate. In the case of work involving video/audio/multimedia/web production, candidates would be expected to demonstrate their competence through the sharing of work portfolios.

Social Sciences (to be anchored by Centre for Lifelong Learning)

 -

 General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience Social Sciences, Social Work, Education and Special Education, Adult Education and Lifelong Learning would be suitable for this PhD.  Candidates with work experience in the above areas for 5 years and more, who propose to work in the larger inter-disciplinary context of lifelong learning, elderly and youth, would also be eligible. 

Education (practice-based) 

 General eligibility + Post-Graduation in Education or related/allied disciplines with at least two years of relevant work experience 

General eligibility + Post graduation with at least five years of relevant work experience. In practice based

PhD, to additionally possess adequate competencies to undertake work in the practice area chosen by the candidate. In the case of work involving video/audio/multimedia/web production, candidates would be expected to demonstrate their competence through the sharing of work portfolios. 

Guwahati Campus

The courses for the TISS Guwahati campus are mentioned in the table below:

Research Areas

Guwahati Campus

Integrated M.Phil-Ph.D

Direct Ph. D.

Social Sciences

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

-

Tuljapur Campus

Research Areas

Tuljapur Campus

Integrated M.Phil-Ph.D

Direct Ph. D.

Rural Development

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

 

Hyderabad Campus

The courses for the TISS Hyderabad campus have been compiled in the table below:

Research Areas

Hyderabad Campus

Integrated M. Phil-Ph. D

Direct Ph. D.

Education

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields

-

Women's Studies

-

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience

Social Sciences

-

General eligibility + PG in any Social Science discipline/allied fields + 5 years Post PG work experience 


TISSNET 2019 Programme Specific Eligibility

School/Centre

Programmes

Code

Programmes Specific Eligibility

TISS MUMBAI CAMPUS

SSW

M.A. Social Work in (Children and Families)

CF

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SSW

M.A. Social Work in (Criminology and Justice)

CJ

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SSW

M.A. Social Work in (Community Organisation and Development Practice)

COP

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SSW

M.A. Social Work in (Dalit and Tribal Studies and Action)

DTA

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SSW

M.A. Social Work in (Disability Studies and Action)

DSA

** General Eligibility + Preference will be given to candidates having a graduate degree in Social Work, Psychology, Special Education, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech Therapy, and Disability rehabilitation-related fields. Graduates with at least 2 years experience in the field of social welfare will be preferred.

SSW

M.A. Social Work in (Livelihoods and Entrepreneurship)

LE

**General Eligibility + graduation from  any discipline

SSW

M.A. Social Work in (Mental Health*)

MH

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SSW

M.A. Social Work in (Public Health)

PH

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SSW

M.A. Social Work in (Women Centred Practice)

WCP

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SM&LS

M.A. in (Globalisation and Labour)

GL

**General Eligibility + graduation from  any discipline

SM&LS

M.A. in (Human Resources Management and Labour Relations)

HRM

**General Eligibility + graduation from  any discipline

SM&LS

M.A. in (Social Entrepreneurship)

SE

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SM&LS

Master of Arts (Organisation Development, Change and Leadership) (Also Offered from Hyderabad Off-Campus)

OD

a) Programme requires completion of Bachelor's Degree of 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 requirements of 15 years formal education) from a recognised university, in any discipline.


b) Candidates must have  2 years of professional experience in any field of work after graduation.

SHSS

Master of Public Health  (Health Administration)

HE

(A) Candidates should have  (i) successfully completed three year graduate degree in any discipline, or                 

(ii) four year graduate degree in medicine, paramedical sciences, or other four year programme like pharmacy, veterinary sciences, engineering, law                              

(iii) Candidates should have completed their internship on or before Monday, June 02, 2018. 

(B) Candidates who are in their final year in the Bachelor’s degree programme are not eligible to apply.     

SHSS

Master of Hospital Administration(MHA)

HO

(A) Candidates should have  (i) successfully completed three year graduate degree in any discipline, or                 

(ii) four graduate degree in medicine, paramedical sciences, or other four year programme like pharmacy, veterinary sciences, engineering, law                              

(iii) Candidates should have completed their internship on or before Monday, June 02, 2018. 

(B) Candidates who are in their final year in Bachelor’s degree programme are not eligible to apply.

SHSS

Master of Public Health  (Health Policy, Economics and Finance)

PHHP

(A) Candidates should have:

(i) Master's degree in any discipline, or      

(ii) Completed Bachelor's degree in medicine, paramedical or other four-year programmes like pharmacy, veterinary sciences, engineering, law                              

(iii) Candidates should have completed their internship on or before Saturday, June 02, 2018. 

(B) Candidates who are in their final year in the Bachelor’s degree programme are not eligible to apply.              

SHSS

Master of Public Health  (Social Epidemiology)

PHSE

(A) Candidates should have 

(i) Master's degree in any discipline, or      

(ii) Completed Bachelor's degree in medicine, paramedical or other four year programme like pharmacy, veterinary sciences, engineering, law                   

(iii) Candidates should have completed their internship on or before Saturday, June 02, 2018. 

(B) Candidates who are in their final year in the Bachelor’s degree programme are not eligible to apply.

SDS

M.A. in (Development Studies)

DS

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SDS

M.A. in (Women’s Studies)

WS

**General Eligibility + graduation from  any discipline

SE

M.A. in Education (Elementary)

EE

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SMCS

M.A. in (Media and Cultural Studies)

MC

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SHS

M.A./M.Sc. in (Climate Change and Sustainability Studies)

CCSS

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SHS

M.A./M.Sc. in (Regulatory Governance)

RG

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SHS

M.A./M.Sc. in (Urban Policy and Governance)

UPG

** General Eligibility + graduation in one of the following disciplines Engineering, Architecture, Management, Physical Sciences, Geography, Planning, Law, or Social Sciences, with interest in habitat-related issues/sectors.

SHS

M.A./M.Sc. in (Water Policy and Governance)

WPG

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

JTCDM

M.A./M.Sc. in (Disaster Management)

DM

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SHE

M.A. in (Applied Psychology with specialization in Counselling Psychology)

APCP

**General Eligibility + a) Candidates should have completed (i) B.A. Psychology, (ii) B.A./B.Sc. Home Science with specialisation in child/Human Development; (iii) B.A. in Social Work, or (iv) B.A. General with minimum of three papers in Psychology.

b) Candidates who will appear for their final year B.A. examination in 2018, with the above subjects and are awaiting results are also eligible to apply.

SHE

M.A. in (Applied Psychology with specialisation in Clinical Psychology)

APCLP

**General Eligibility + a) Candidates should have completed (i) B.A. Psychology, or (ii) B.A. General, with minimum three papers in Psychology.

b) Candidates who will appear for their final year B.A. examination in 2018, with the above subjects and are awaiting results are also eligible to apply.

CLIMS

Master of Library and Information Science

MLIS

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline

SLRCG

Master of Law (LL.M ) in  (Access To Justice)

ATJ

LL.B. Degree with 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST). 

The candidates appearing in final LL.B. Examination in April / May 2018 can also apply

TISS TULJAPUR OFF-CAMPUS

RD

M.A. in (Social Work  in Rural Development)

RD (T)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

 DPPP

M.A./M.Sc. in (Development Policy, Planning and Practice)

DPPP (T)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

 SE

M.A. in (Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship)

SE (T)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

 SLNG

M.A./M.Sc. in (Sustainable Livelihoods, Natural Resources Management and Governance)

SLNRMG (T)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in  any discipline

WASH

M.A./M.Sc. in (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene)

WASH (T)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in  any discipline 

TISS HYDERABAD OFF-CAMPUS

RDG

M.A. in (Rural Development and Governance)

RDG (H)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

 ED

M.A. in (Education)

ED (H)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

 PPG

M.A. in (Public Policy and Governance)

PPG (H)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

 DS

M.A. in (Development Studies)

DS (H)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in  any discipline

 WS

M.A. in (Women's Studies)

WS (H)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

 NRG

M.A. in (Natural Resources & Governance)

NRG (H)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

OD

Master of Arts (Organisation Development, Change and Leadership) (Also Offered from Mumbai Campus)

OD (H)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

a) The programme requires completion of Bachelor's Degree of 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 requirements of 15 years formal education) from a recognised university, in any discipline.
c) Candidates must have  2 years of professional experience in any field of work after graduation.

TISS-     BALM             ( Banyan Academy of Leadership in Mental Health), Chennai centre

M.A. Social Work in (Mental Health)

MH

**General Eligibility + graduation in any discipline

TISS- BALM     ( Banyan Academy of Leadership in Mental Health), Chennai centre

M.A. in (Applied Psychology with specialisation in Counseling Psychology)

APCP

**General Eligibility + graduation in one of the following discipline Candidates have (I)B.A. Psychology or (ii) B.A./B.Sc. Home Science with specialisation in Child/Human Development

or

(iii) B.A. Social Work, or (iv) B.A. General with minimum three papers in Psychology.

TISS- BALM    ( Banyan Academy of Leadership in Mental Health), Chennai centre

M.A. in (Applied Psychology with specialisation in Clinical Psychology)

APCLP

**General Eligibility + a) Candidates should have completed (i) B.A. Psychology, or (ii) B.A. General, with minimum three papers in Psychology.

b) Candidates who will appear for their final year B.A. examination in 2018, with the above subjects and are awaiting results are also eligible to apply.

TISS Kerala Centre, Thiruvananthapuram

M.A. /M.Sc in (Ecology, Society and Sustainable Development)

ESSD (Kerala)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

TISS GUWAHATI OFF-CAMPUS

 EESD

M.A. in (Ecology, Environment, and Sustainable Development)

EESD (G)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

LSSS

M.A. in (Labour Studies and Social Security)

LSSS (G)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

PACS

M.A. in (Peace and Conflict Studies)

PCS (G)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

 SSA

M.A. in (Sociology and Social Anthropology)

SSA (G)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

CODP

M.A. Social Work in (Community Organisation and Development Practices)

SWCODP(G)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

LE

M.A. Social Work in (Livelihoods and Entrepreneurship)

SWLE (G)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

CO

M.A. Social Work in (Counselling)

SWCL (G)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in any discipline

PH

M.A. Social Work in ( Public Health)

SWPH (G)

**General Eligibility + Graduation in  any discipline

TISS MGAHD, Nagaland Centre

M. A. Social Work in (Livelihoods and Entrepreneurship)

LE (Nagaland)

**General Eligibility + graduation from any discipline


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Discussion Forum



Q
I have M.Phil degree and i want to apply for PhD, am I eligible?

I have M.Phil degree and i want to apply for PhD, am I eligible?

Asked By: Yachna,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello,

Yes, TISSNET 2018 candidates who have an M.Phil or equivalent degree awarded by a recognized university in India or abroad are also eligible for a Direct PhD.

All the Best!


Q
Can final year students apply or not?

Can final year students apply or not?

Asked By: Koyal,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello,

Applicants who are thinking to apply during their final year should finish their graduation before 11 June 2018.

All the Best!


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Is XAT Score Accepted?

Can XAT Score be accepted to get admission in MA HR Programme?

Asked By: Dheeraj,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Dheeraj,

Xat or any other such score is not accepted. You will get admission solely on the basis of your tiss net scores.

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