TISS-NET 2019: TISS MA Entrance Test

TISS 2019 or TISS-NET 2019 is computer based National Entrance test (TISS-NET) and was held on January 13, 2019, from 2pm to 3.40 pm. The examination took place in 39 centers located in different parts of the country. TATA Institute of Social Sciences conducts TISSNET and it is a national level postgraduate entrance exam. The candidates appearing for this examination are attempting to seek admissions to Masters in Social Work and related programs offered by Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). TISS is a unique institution, which focuses on bringing together people from Social, Economic, Political, Physical, Habitat, Engineering, Health, Environmental Sciences for creating a powerful impact in the progress of the country.

It should be noted that only TISS Mumbai accepts the TISSNET scores only. All the aspiring candidates have the option to fill the application form in both online and offline modes. The online process ended on December 10 and December 12, 2018 is the last date for the offline process. All shortlisted candidates can expect results on February 11, 2019.

TISSNET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

To appear for this exam, one must be a graduate from any discipline like Arts/ Commerce/Science/ Engineering/ Technology/ Medical /Dental /Agriculture or any other professional course with a recognized bachelor’s degree. Those who are appearing for their final year in June 2016 can also apply for the application process for admissions in TISS Mumbai. The bachelor’s degree should be of a minimum of 3 years duration or its equivalent (under the 10 plus 2 plus 3 or 10 plus 2 plus 4 system).

TISSNET 2019 Application Form

The application forms for this exam are available both online and offline. Here all the eligible candidates have an option to apply for the maximum of three programmes across the two TISS Campuses and other locations. For filling the form online, the candidates have to visit the official website. The entire process of application, paying the fees, etc. can be done there.

When filling the TISSNET 2019 Application Form remember to check the details properly before submission. Once candidates have submitted their applications, they get a verification email and you have to click on the same. Then you have to log in again and complete the remaining part of the TISSNET 2019 Application Form. You will also need to upload the mentioned documents and certificates. Keep a passport size photograph and signature scan ready too.
For applying offline, you just have to get hold of a printed copy of the application form. This can be taken from the Institute by sending a request by Speed Post. The application fees and needed letter should be sent to-

Assistant Registrar (Academic),
Tata Institute of Social Sciences,
Mumbai, 400088.

For all the SC/ST/OBC candidates, a fee of Rs. 260 is needed. The other general category candidates have to pay Rs 1030 for one program.

TISSNET 2019 Exam Pattern

The exam is conducted on Jan 9 from 2pm to 3.40 pm in 39 centers. This computer-based test has 100 objective questions that have to be answered within this duration of 1 hour 40 minutes. The objective test includes categories like General Knowledge; Analytical Ability, Logical Reasoning; and English Proficiency. The rudimentary knowledge of working on a computer is essential here. There is no negative marking for wrong answers in the test so try to attempt all answers. The General Awareness will consist of 40 marks, English Proficiency 30 marks, Math and Logical Reasoning - 30 marks.

TISS 2019 Admit Card

Admit cards for TISS 2019 are available for all the registered candidates.  No one without a valid admit card would be allowed to enter the examination hall.

TISSNET 2019 Result

The results for TISS 2019 would be announced on January 31, 2019. Names of the shortlisted candidates would be announced.

TISSNET 2019 Selection Process

Following is the selection process for clearing TISS 2019

Components    Marks
National Common Written Test    100
Pre-Interview Test prior to the Personal Interview    50
Personal  Interview    75
Total    225

TISS Contact

Address: Tata Institute of Social Sciences
V.N. Purav Marg
Mumbai - 400 088
Phone: 022 - 2552 5252
Email: pgadmission@tiss.edu
Website: https://tiss.edu/

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