TISSNET 2018: Result, Interview, Counselling & Admission

TISSNET 2018TISSNET 2018 Result has been declared on 27th January 2018. TISSNET exam is managed by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). Tata Institute of Social Sciences National Entrance Test (TISSNET) is a national level examination. Through this exam, candidates can get admission to the various postgraduate (MA) courses. These courses are offered by the TISS campuses situated at Mumbai, Hyderabad, Guwahati & Tuljapur. Check this article to get detailed information about TISSNET 2018.

Result Exam Dates Admission FAQs

TISSNET 2018 Notifications:

newiconTISSNET 2018 First WaitList has been released now. Click here to view list.

TISSNET 2018 Result has been declared on 27th January 2018. Click here to check your result.

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Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview at TISS for various programmes has been started from 27th February 2018.

TISSNET 2018 Admit Card has been released on 21st December 2017. Candidates can download their admit card via login. Click here to download admit card.

TISSNET 2018 Application Form can be completed till 11th December 2017. Click here to complete the application form.

TISS Important Dates 2018

Here, we are mentioning the official exam schedule for TISSNET 2018.

Application starts24th October 2017
Last Date of Online Form Submission8th December 2017
Last Date to complete the application11th December 2017
Hall Ticket Download21st December 2017 – 5th January 2018
Pre-admission orientation Programme for SC/ST/OBC/Minority and PWD candidates will be held at Mumbai/Tuljapur/Hyderabad and Guwahati Campuses22nd – 23rd December 2017
Date of Exam6th January 2018
Result Declaration27th January 2018 (8:00 PM)

Click here to view complete TISSNET 2018 Schedule.

TISSNET 2018 Result

Candidates can check their results on 27th January 2018. The TISSNET 2018 Result has been announced through online mode on our website. Candidates will able to check their results by entering “Application Number” & “Password”. After the result declaration, the merit list is prepared on the basis of marks secured in the examination.

TISSNET Selection Procedure 2018

The selection of the candidates will be based on two stages, i.e. entrance exam & PIT/PI rounds. These rounds has been started from 27th February 2018. On the basis of the performance in the examination, shortlisted candidates will be invited for the Pre Interview Test and Personal Interview (PIT/PI). For PG courses, the weightage for the General & reserved category should be 50% for TISSNET, 30% for PIT & 30% for PI.

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: Candidates can apply for the TISSNET 2018 through online or offline mode.
Answer: Yes. If you are applying for PG course, you can fill the application through online & offline mode both.
Answer: The application form was available form 24th October 2017.
Answer: Candidates can apply for a maximum of three courses in two campuses in the same application form.
Answer: Candidates can check the application fee section for a PG courses application fee.
Answer: Check the application form section above for documents details.
Answer: The exam will be organized through online mode, i.e. computer based test. For more details about exam pattern, check the exam pattern section above.

Answer: Check the eligibility criteria section above for complete details.

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TISSNET 2019 is a national level entrance test organized by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). Through TISSNET exam, students will get admission in full time regular PG courses like M.A., M. Sc., M.H.A., M.P.H, etc. Various TISS campuses located in Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati, Hyderabad, etc. consider the TISSNET scores for providing admission.

TISSNET Admit Card 2018

TISSNET 2018 Admit Card has been released through online mode only. Candidates can get the admit card from 21st December 2017 to 5th January 2018. Candidates will download the admit card by entering “USER ID” & “Password”. Candidates have to bring the admit card to the examination center.

TISSNET Application Form 2018

  • Candidates can get the TISSNET registration form for UG courses through online mode only.
  • For PG courses, the application form was available in online and offline mode.
  • TISSNET 2018 Application Form was issued from 24th October 2017.
  • Candidates can fill the application until 8th December 2017.
  • Registered candidates can complete their application until 11th December 2017.
  • Students was get the offline application form by Speed Post through sending an application request with application fees to the given address:

Assistant Registrar (Academic),
TATA Institute of Social Sciences,
Deonar Mumbai, 400088

Documents Required to submit along with the Application:

  • Graduation Mark sheets (for UG courses)
  • Caste Certificate (SC/ST category)
  • Non-creamy Layer Certificate (OBC category)
  • Certificate of Disability for Person with Disability (PWD)
  • Bona-fide Certificate from candidates, those are in the final year of the degree (for UG courses)
  • Income Certificate (SC/ST/OBC (NC) category)
  • One stamp size photograph.

Application Fee:

The application fee PG programmes are listed below:

Make Payment through credit card/debit card/net banking:
Programme 1Rs. 1030Rs. 260
Programme 2Rs. 2060Rs. 520
Programme 3Rs. 3090Rs. 780
SBI Challan:
Programme 1Rs. 1000 + bank chargesRs. 250 + bank charges
Programme 2Rs. 2000 + bank chargesRs. 500 + bank charges
Programme 3Rs. 3000 + bank chargesRs. 750 + bank charges

Eligibility Criteria

Students can check their eligibility for MA programmes below:

  • Qualifying Exam: Students must hold the bachelor’s degree in the pattern of 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 from any recognized university.
  • Appearing Candidates: Students, those will satisfy all the requirements of their bachelor degree examination by 2nd June 2018 are also eligible.
  • At the time of applying candidates studying in 3-year degree programme should have passed in all the subjects for the 1st to 4th semesters and candidates studying in 4-year degree programmes should have passed in all the subjects for 1st to 6th semester.

Click here to view detailed TISSNET 2018 Eligibility.

TISSNET Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of TISSNET 2018 is given here:

  • Exam Mode: The exam will be conducted in online mode (computer-based test).
  • Exam Duration: The duration of the exam will be 1 hour and 40 minutes (2: PM to 3:40 PM).
  • No. of Questions: Total 100 questions will be asked in the question paper.
  • Subjects: The questions will be asked from General Knowledge, Analytical Ability, Logical Reasoning & English Proficiency.
  • Negative Marking: No negative marking for the wrong answer.
General Awareness40
English Proficiency30
Maths and Logical Reasoning30

Click here to view TISSNET 2018 Syllabus.

Click here to view TISSNET 2018 Previous Year Question Paper.

For any queries about TISSNET 2018, students can leave their comments in the comment box.

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  1. Anju says:

    Is there any chance to got selected while your rank is 5 in ST category for PPG Hyderabad?

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