TISSNET 2016 Exam Pattern
Urvashi Dalal, 16 Sep 2015, #TISSNET

TISSNET 2016 Exam Pattern - As per the Exam Pattern of TISSNET  2016, the test will be a multiple choice objective type test. The TISSNET 2016 Exam Pattern is prescribed by the official exam conducting body, which is Tata Institute of Social Sciences - TISS Mumbai. TISSNET 2016 will be conducted on January 9, 2016, and it will be helpful for the candidate to prepare as per the TISSNET 2016 Exam Pattern.

Latest: Tata Institute of Social Sciences will conduct TISSNET 2017 in the month of January, 2017. Candidates can check TISSNET 2017 Exam Pattern here.

TISSNET 2016 is the entrance exam for Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai. The TISSNET Exam Pattern 2016 is similar to the common MBA entrance exams of India. This article will describe the Exam pattern of TISSNET 2016 in details.


Mode of TISSNET 2016 Exam

The mode of the TISSNET 2016 exam will be computer based only. Candidates aspiring for the exam have to appear in a computer based test, and must prepare accordingly.

As per theTISSNET 2016 Exam Pattern, it will include 4 sections as follows:

  • General Knowledge

  • English Proficiency

  • Analytical Ability

  • Logical Reasoning

The sections in the exam were introduced from 2015. Besides the section, no other aspect of the pattern was changed. The duration of TISSNET 2016 will be 1 hour 40 minutes, in which the candidates have to complete all the 100 questions of the exam.  Candidates who have registered or filled in the application form successfully will only be able to download admit card and later appear in the exam. The test will be conducted on Jan 9 from 2pm to 3.40 pm in 39 centers.


TISSNET 2016 Marking Scheme

As per the official marking scheme of TISSNET 2016, each question carries 1 mark and there will not be any negative marking. There has not been any negative marking since the exam has started.


After the exam is over, the result will be declared announcing the names of the shortlisted candidates, who have to follow the admission process. The shortlisted candidates have to appear personal interview rounds of the institute.


The Selection is based on three different components and minimum marks, see details below,



National Common Written Test


Pre-Interview Test prior to the Personal Interview


Personal  Interview





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how to prepare for tissnet exam

IMran Mir 8th Dec, 2019

Hi there Shubham!

Hope you are having a nice day!

I would like to inform you that for preparing for TISSNET you have to keep in mind that most of the students easily able to attempt the English and mathematics section in TISSNET. The section which troubles the student most is the GK section. So, you must start preparing for this section as soon as possible. Non-Management exam students can also crack quant and logical by preparing diligently. Work on General knowledge by reading newspapers daily and note down the important dates and events. And also read current affairs. Another potion to look after is English proficiency and for that you have to improve the vocabulary, read regularly. Pick anything which is informative and interesting. And for grammar portion read grammar rules form any book and start practicing the questions. Moreover while reading, focus on sentence framing and grammar. For mathematics and logical reasoning or quant, revise and practice all the topics given in the syllabus. Follow these instructions properly. Keep studying and keep growing.

All the best for your future!


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I want 2019 question paper of tissnet

Arin Mishra 6th Dec, 2019


You can get previous year's question paper on this link, moreover you can get information regarding the syllabus and free MOCK TEST for TISSNET, Exam pattern and much more information regarding the exam here on this link...


All the Best


tissnet mba avg salary package

Sourandhi Saha Student Expert 2nd Dec, 2019
TISS offers M.A. in Human Resources Management and Labour Relations and offers highest salary in this field. TISS offers an average salary of around 18 to 20 Lakhs. Many companies like Colgate, Reckitt Benckiser, Walmart, Dell EMC, Infosys, Swiggy, Lodha Group Taj Group, Maruti Suzuki, Aditya Birla, Mahindra, Airtel, OYO Rooms etc. Come for recruiting students.

How to get tissnet previous years paper

thomas joy 1st Dec, 2019
Hi Dhiraj,
TISSNET exam will take place on January 4 2020 , it is an all India Entrance exam for getting admission in any branch of social science at TISS. Exam is divided into 4 parts which contain general knowledge, logical reasoning, mathematics, data interpretation and English proficiency. You can download the previous year question papers using this link

All the best for your exam, Thank you

which is best book to prepare for tissnet 2020 static gk & current affaries.

Pankhuri Kumari 28th Nov, 2019

Dear student

In order to prepare for any competitive exam including TISSNET,some of the reliable books for static gk which you can refer are Manorama year book, Lucent's general knowledge book, etc., Books  for preparing current affairs- Pratiyogita darpan, India yearbook, concise general knowledge manual by Barry O'Brien, economic survey etc., Hope that helps.

All the best!

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