How to prepare GK for TISSNET 2021
How to prepare GK for TISSNET MBA 2021 - One of the most important aspects of TISSNET 2021 is TISSNET gk preparation. All entrance exams inevitably comprise questions on General Knowledge in one form or other basically to ascertain candidate’s awareness of his/her surroundings.Ousting CAT, almost all important MBA entrances test candidates on general knowledge. While preparing for TISSNET syllabus, you won’t be left raw from studying any topic. As GK is never a favourite section of students, this exam is considered difficult to score despite no negative marking.However it is not so as most of the questions are asked from polity, current social issues, history and recent happenings.Candidates opting for MA Human Resource Management & Labour Relations (HRM &LR) and MA Organisation Development, Change and Leadership (ODCL) of Mumbai Campus will have a Management Aptitude Test (TISS-MAT) alongwith TISSNET. In this paper, one of the sections consists of business awareness for which the TISSNET GK preparation guidelines are also mentioned in the article. Before knowing how to prepare for TISSNET GK 2021, it is important for the candidates to know the sectional composition and exam pattern of TISSNET 2021.
TISS NET 2021 Sectional Composition
The total number of questions in TISSNET 2021 will be 100.This section is of 100 minutes with no negative marking. The sectional cutoff for TISSNET GK section is 35% (14 marks) while other sections have no sectional cutoff. Another set of 45 questions are for those appearing in TISSMAT too along with TISSNET. The duration of TISSMAT is 30 minutes and it carries 0.25 marks for every incorrect marked answer. There is no sectional cutoff in TISSMAT.
TISSNET Exam Pattern 2021
Number of questions
Mathematics and Logical Reasoning
TISSMAT Exam Pattern 2021
Number of questions
Management Data Interpretation
GK for TISSNET/MAT 2021
The GK section in TISSNET has 40% weightage so it is one of the most important sections.The score in GK makes or breaks your chances of selection. In case of the Business awareness section for TISSMAT 2021, candidates must focus on business and economy questions like monetary and fiscal policy changes, prominent business personalities, etc. There are two categories from which the questions will be asked in TISSNET 2021 for general awareness. So before you head on to preparation, let us know the two categories which will be useful for TISSNET GK preparation.
Static GK - In this the questions are based on established facts in history that remain same and are not susceptible to change. The candidates can refer to books like ‘Lucent’s GK’ and online material for perpetuating such events in their minds.
Current affairs - This is a dynamic GK section in which the questions are asked which are liable to change from time to time. That is the current news , recent happenings or any new technology being introduced in the market. For these the candidates must daily read newspapers and subscribe to online alerts.
How to prepare GK for TISSNET 2021
The GK section for TISSNET consists of the following topics:
Syllabus for GK TISSNET 2021
Science & Technology
Indian economic facts
Programs & Acts
UNO & its headquarters
TISSNET GK Preparation Tips
While the GK section seems to be very vast, you can prepare effectively for it if studied from authentic and reliable sources. The key tips to prepare for TISSNET GK section are given below:
Previous year’s GK papers
Practice TISSNET sample questions and mocks available on websites for static GK.This will help you in knowing the format of the GK questions. In Fact many websites and online coaching institutes provide free access to sample papers and mock tests. So be updated of the current trends by practicing such papers.
Morning be like - A cup of hot tea with a Newspaper
This is an age old method which most of you may find to be adopted by your elder family members. The difference being today’s youth doesn’t use this method to brush up their knowledge. Newspapers like The Hindu, The Economist, etc. are some of the pronounced informative newspapers. The editorial section in these news not only widens your purview but also improves your vocabulary and verbal ability.
Subscribe to Online Alerts
It is a very common thing to apprehend that many of you find it boring to read the newspaper on a daily basis. But with the modern update in our technology, even prominent newspapers have launched their mobile-friendly websites for which the users can activate the notifications for the top stories in their mobile. They make the information very crisp and still informing you about all the relevant details.
Monthly GK Magazines
Candidates can subscribe to monthly general knowledge magazines like :
Economic and Political Weekly
You can jot down the important points from them in your own notes or just highlight and refer whenever you want to. Online preparation does not come handy in this context.
Stalk the GK section of every paper that falls in that year
As TISSNET mostly happens late, candidates must analyse all the questions of the MBA entrances that fall in that year. This is one of the most important tips as it will help you in the end months of your exam preparation. You will get a fair idea of trending TISSNET GK questions that could be asked probably in the entrance exam and the answers that you need to mark in the paper. Even if you have not given those exams, go to various sites and download the question paper. This will boost your preparation.
Thus if we come at the crux of the whole discussion about how to prepare GK for TISSNET 2021, you will find that it is not a catch-22 provided you are serious about the preparation. All you need is not to formulate your plan to study at the end time. Instead prepare from the 6 months before, synchronizing your preparation along with the other MBA entrances.Following these tips will definitely help you reign in the GK section of TISSNET/MAT 2021.
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Questions related to Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai
I got selected for Azim Premji University Development course and I want to prepare for TISSNET 2021,w I want to drop out after 1 st year of course and want to take admission in TISS.Can I eligible for TISS admission
see you did not mention in which course you want to take admission in tata institute of social science institute. also TISS has 4 campuses, and all the course is not taught in each campuses. there is bachelors degree program, masters courses, phd courses program , as well as online courses available. TISS National Entrance Test (TISSNET) is a national level entrance exam conducted by Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai for admission to various postgraduate courses. TISS offers as many as 53 Master’s Degree programmes at its Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati, Hyderabad campuses , chennai campuses.
eligibility criteria is
The candidate must have a bachelor's degree or equivalent from a recognized university.
final year in graduation, such Candidates who will complete their final year of bachelor's degree/equivalent by June 2021, can also apply.
Candidates pursuing 3-year bachelor’s degree should have passed all the 4 semesters at the time of filling TISSNET application form, whereas applicants pursuing four-year bachelor's degree must have cleared all the subjects up to sixth semester.
Shortlisted candidates should produce original certificates and mark sheet on the date of personal interview. Those who are in the final year of the degree programme are required to produce the mark sheets of all previous semesters
Candidates applying for Master of Arts in (Organisation Development, Change and Leadership) should have at least 2-year work experience in any field (after graduation)
hope it would help.
does TISS Mumbai have an MBA in Human Resources??
First of all, TISS is not a Bschool, and it does not offer an MBA but an MA in Human Resource Management and Labour Relations.
As a Deemed university under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act (UGC), 1956, TISS is popular among the MBA aspirants for its Master of Arts ( Human Resource Management & Labour Relations) which offers wonderful career opportunities in the domain of Human Resource Management.
For more information visit the link below
Hope this helps!
All the best for your future.
I am BA English Hons student and to get admission into TISS college in MA Human Resource Management field which entrance will I have to give ?
To get admission into TISS you need to give entrance exam. it is a national entrance test and is usually held in the late decembers and early January each year, the admission is not yet announced for the upcoming year while the admission for the batch of 2020 must be completed or going on, so you can now apply for the next year that is 2021, announcements for the same will be made in october and you will be able to apply for it by november of this year.
I hope it is clear for you now.
does TISS offers b.sc. in psychology
tata institute of social research mumbai has no ba courses offered in its Mumbai campus, however in tiss guwahati campus b.a in social science course is available.
in tiss Tuljapur campus B.A.(Hons.) in Social Work with specialisation in Rural Development IS AVAILABLE.
some of the best institute for bsc in psychology is,
Presidency College, Chennai
Loreto College, Kolkata
Madras School of Social Work, Madras
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I want to confirm that thing tiss mumbai take anothe exam besides the tiss net
TISS accepts international admission too. If you or your family member live outside of India, you can go to TISS via GMAT. https://www.tiss.edu/view/6/students/international-relations-office-iro/