TISSNET 2018

TISSNETTISSNET 2018 - TATA Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai has conducted its Entrance Test - TISSNET 2018 on January 6. This exam allows candidates to take admissions in 55 Masters in Social Science programmes across the five campuses of TISS – Mumbai, Hyderabad, Guwahati, Tuljapur and Chennai (Banyan). TISSNET 2018 was an online objective type entrance test, divided into four sections. The test was held in 39 cities across the country. The medium of the test was English. The result of TISSNET 2018 will be declared on January 27, 2018. Shortlisted candidates will have to appear for selection procedure consisting of Pre-Interview Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds. The TISSNET 2018 application process had started from October 24, 2017, and the last date to submit online form was December 8. The admit card of TISSNET 2018 was available from December 21, 2017. This article of Careers360 brings to you the salient features of TISSNET 2018 in terms of eligibility criteria, application form, important dates, exam pattern, result, selection procedure and others.

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TISSNET Important Dates 2018

 

TISS Mumbai has released the important dates of TISSNET 2018. All the important dates related to TISSNET 2018 are mentioned in the table given below:

 

TISSNET 2018 Important Dates

Event

Dates

TISSNET 2018 Application forms available from 

October 24, 2017

Last date to submit the form online

December 8, 2017

Last date to submit the form by post

December 27, 2017

TISSNET admit cards will be issued on

December 21, 2017

TISSNET 2018 Exam

January 6, 2018 (2:00 to 3:40 pm)

TISSNET 2018 Result

January 27, 2018 (8:00 pm)

Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview

March 3 to 29, 2018

Announcement of final result

April 27, 2018

TISSNET 2018 Analysis

 

According to the expert analysis of TISSNET 2018, the exam was of easy to the moderate difficulty level. The overall exam pattern and structure followed the last year's exam pattern. The GK section had questions mostly from current affairs. Quantitative Ability was also easy and covered topics from Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Mensuration, Higher Math and Data Interpretation. Verbal Ability section was of easy to moderate difficulty level. There were two Reading Comprehension passages and other questions were on English Usage.

 

TISSNET Result 2018

 

The result of TISSNET 2018 will be announced on January 27, 2018. Candidates can check their TISSNET Result 2018 by using their email id and password. Candidates can check if they have been shortlisted for Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview. Shortlisted candidates would need to download the detailed application form which will be available from the third week of February. 

 

TISSNET Cutoff 2018

 

The cutoff for TISSNET is the minimum marks required to qualify the entrance exam. According to experts, the TISSNET 2018 cutoff is expected to be in the range of 72+/-2 (For General Category). On the basis of cutoff, candidates will be selected for the next round of selection procedure – GD & PI. Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, decides the cutoff marks for TISSNET. However, the TISSNET 2018 cutoff will be announced category-wise.

 

TISSNET 2018 Cutoff

Category

Cutoff Percentage (%)

For SC/ST

35 Per cent

For Others

45 Per cent

TISSNET 2018 Selection Procedure

 

Candidates who clear the written test will be appearing for GD-PI rounds. Different stages of the selection procedure carry different weight. The final selection of the student will be based on the criteria given below:

 

Stages of TISSNET along with marks

 

Stages

Marks

National Common Written Test (TISSNET)

100 Marks

Pre-Interview Test/Group Discussion (GD)

50 Marks

Personal Interview (PI)

75 Marks

Total

225 Marks

TISSNET Admit Card 2018

 

The TISSNET 2018 admit card was available online from December 21, 2017. Candidates can download their admit card using their email id and password provided at the time of registration. Admit cards of TISSNET 2018 has been issued to the candidates who have submitted the TISSNET application form along with the required documents and application fee. Admit cards will not be sent by post. Candidates without admit card cannot appear for TISSNET 2018.

 

TISSNET Exam Pattern 2018

 

TISSNET 2018 will have multiple choice questions (MCQs) related to General Knowledge, Logical Reasoning, Analytical Ability and English proficiency. TISSNET 2018 will have 100 questions carrying 100 marks. The exam will be of 1 Hour 40 Minutes.

 

TISSNET 2018 Exam Pattern

Topic

No. of Questions

Total Marks Allotted

General Awareness

40

40

Maths + Logical Reasoning

30

30

English Proficiency

30

30

Total

100

100

TISSNET Syllabus 2018

 

As mentioned in the exam pattern, TISSNET 2018 syllabus will consist of questions related to General Awareness, Logical Reasoning, Maths and English Proficiency. Here are some topics covered in the syllabus:

 

General Awareness: Geography, History, Personalities, Current Affairs, etc.

English Language Ability: Vocabulary, Analogy, Reading Comprehension, etc.

Maths & Logical Reasoning: Basic Geometry, Percentage, Time & Distance, BODMAS, Ratio, etc. 

 

TISSNET Exam Centres 2018

 

There are 39 cities of India for TISSNET 2018. There are 11 cities each in the Northern and Western region, nine in the Eastern region and eight cities in the Southern region. Here is the list of cities where TISSNET 2018 Exam Centres will be conducted:

 

TISSNET 2018 Exam Cities

East

West

North

South

Bhubneswar

Ahmedabad

Chandigrah

Bengaluru

Dimapur

Aurangabad

Delhi

Chennai

Guwahati

Bhopal

Dehradun

Hyderabad

Jamshedpur

Gwalior

Faridabad

Kochi

Kolkata

Indore

Ghaziabad

Kozhikode

Patna

Mumbai

Greater Noida

Madurai

Ranchi

Navi Mumbai

Jaipur

Thiruvananthapuram

Raipur

Nagpur

Lucknow

Visakhapatnam

Silchar

Pune

Mohali

 

 

Solapur

Noida

Thane

Varanasi 

TISSNET Eligibility Criteria 2018

 

TISS Mumbai, the official body of TISSNET, declares the eligibility criteria as follows:

  • Candidates with three year’s Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognised university are eligible to apply.

  • Candidates studying in three and four-year degree programmes should have passed in all the subjects of semester 1 to semester 4 and semester 1 to semester 6 respectively.

  • Candidates studying in the final year of their degree programme are also eligible to apply.  

TISSNET Application Form 2018

 

The application form of TISSNET 2018 was available from October 24, 2017, untill December 8. Candidates can apply for a maximum of three courses across any of the two campuses using a single application form. Using more than one application form to apply in multiple courses will lead to cancellation of all the forms. TISNET 2018 application forms with invalid documents may also get cancelled. Those who do not have access to internet or reside in a remote area can send their request to TISS Mumbai for printed application form.

 

Candidates could apply for TISSNET 2018 through online and offline modes both as per their convenience.

 

How to Apply Online mode – Candidates had to visit the official website to fill and submit the application form along with the application fee.

 

How to Apply Offline mode – To get a printed copy of the application form, candidates could send request by Speed Post along with the application fee to Assistant Registrar (Academic), Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai 400088.

 

TISSNET Application Fee

Category

Payment Mode

Application Fee

 

General

Online

Rs. 1030

Offline

Rs. 1000+Bank Charges

SC/ST  (Parents income not more than 2.5 Lakh/annum)

Online

Rs. 250

Offline

Rs. 250+Bank Charges

OBC (NC)  (Parents income not more than 1 Lakh/annum)

Online

Rs. 250

Offline

Rs. 250+Bank Charges

However, candidates of SC/ST/OBC categories will also require uploading income certificate issued by appropriate authority. Salary slips, Pension slips and certificate issued by the community will not be considered.

 

Payment Modes

  • Online: Credit Card, Debit Card, Net Banking

  • Offline: DD, Cash

Address: Tata Institute of Social Sciences

V.N. Purav Marg

Deonar

Mumbai - 400 088

Phone: 022 - 2552 5252

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.tiss.edu

 

Stay tuned to bschool.careers360.com for more information on TISSNET 2018

 

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