TISSNET 2018: Exam Date, Result, Eligibility, Application Form



  • TISSNET is a computer-based test and will be conducted on 6th January 2018.
  • TISS-NET stands for Tata Institute of Social Science National Entrance Test.
  • The exam is conducted by Tata Institute of Social Science (TISS).
  • It is conducted at 39 centres.
  • Candidates who seek admission to various MA programs offered by TISS appear for the exam.
  • 40% weightage is given to TISSNET marks, and 30% each is given to PIT & PI for their final selection. 
  • TISS has designed this test in such a way that even candidates with basic computer knowledge can participate.
  • TISS has announced that TISSNET 2018 will not have any adverse marks for any course including HRM.
  • All candidates will have to take a single paper irrespective of whether they apply for one or multiple courses.
  • Not just for MA course admission, TISS will take TISSNET score for admission to other full-time regular PG courses as well.
  • The courses include MPH, MHA and M. Sc apart from MA. TISS offers these programs at the Hyderabad, Guwahati, Tuljapur and Mumbai branches.
  • For the 2018-2020 batch, TISS will offer 55 PG courses on all four campuses. For admission to these courses, TISS will consider TISSNET score.
  • Candidates can apply for maximum three courses across any two of the campuses of TISS. They should indicate the order of preference in their application.
  • TISS will prepare the merit list by the choices given by the applicants in the application form.
  • TISS will conduct the Pre Interview Test (PIT) and Personal Interview (PI) for courses offered in Mumbai and BALM Chennai at Mumbai Campus.
  • For courses offered in other branches, TISS will conduct PIT and PI at the appropriate campuses.
  • Check here the important Dates for TISSNET.

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