TISSNET 2019 Syllabus

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

TISSNET 2019 Syllabus

TISSNET 2019 Syllabus is released by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The questions are framed out of 3 key areas viz. General Awareness, English Proficiency, and Maths & Logical Reasoning. There will be 100 objective questions, each carrying 1 mark. No major changes have been notified in paper pattern and syllabus, as yet.

While preparing for TISS NET (scheduled for January 19), practicing TISSNET Sample Papers will help you fetch better marks. They will give you an overall structure of the expected paper and formulate a better study plan. For the ease of candidates, TISS has also released a DEMO TEST to measure the preparation level of examinees. Practicing the mock paper/ question pape is of utmost importance, so as to know about your strengths and weaknesses.

  • The syllabus for the TISSNET 2019 has divided into four parts.

  • The syllabus for the TISSNET 2019 is given below for the reference of the candidates who are appearing for the TISSNET 2019.

Social Sensitivity:

  • Current Affairs

  • Economics

  • Films

  • Geography

  • General Geology

  • Fine Arts and Music

  • History

  • Literature

  • Meaning of Terms

  • Personalities

  • Processes

  • Recent Social Issues

  • Social Activities and Movements

  • Sociological Awareness

General Numerical and Analytical Ability:

  • Areas

  • Averages

  • Basic Algebra


  • Basic Set Concepts

  • Basic Geometry

  • HCF, LCM

  • Mixtures and Allegations

  • Number Theory

  • Percentage

  • Properties of Shapes

  • Ratios 

  • Ratios and Proportions

  • Simple and Compound Interests

  • Volumes

  • Square Roots

  • Time and Work

  • Time and Distances

  • Speed, Distance, and Time

Verbal Ability or Language Ability:

  • Acronyms

  • Reading

  • Rearrange the Sentences

  • Fill in the blanks

  • Pairing of Words

  • Analogy

  • Compherensions

  • Synonyms and Antonyms

  • Vocablary

General Knowledge:

  • All the Current Affairs

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Discussion Forum

Analytical ability topics

What are the analytical ability topics for TISSNET?

Asked By: Arman,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Arman, the analytical ability has various topics in it namely ratio, percentage, volumes and many more. For more details regarding the topics and the section, you can always have a look at the Syllabus of TISSNET.

Social sensitivity topics

Which topics do Social sensitivity includes of?

Asked By: Niharika,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Niharika, topics which are there in Social sensitivity for TISSNET are including films, history, literature and many more which details are available in the Syllabus section of TSSINET.

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