What is TISS NET?

Tata Institute of Social Sciences offers 55 Master's Degree programmes from its Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati Chennai (Banyan) and Hyderabad campuses. The admission to these courses is done through a computer based National Entrance Test, popularly known as TISSNET.Read More

TISS NET Important Dates

Application Date
Application Date


24/Oct/2017 to 27/Nov/2017  12:00 AM to 12:00 AM


24/Oct/2017 to 08/Dec/2017  12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Admit Card Date
Admit Card Date



Exam Date
Exam Date


06/Jan/2018  2:00 PM to 3:40 PM

Result Date
Result Date




Counselling Date
Counselling Date


03/Mar/2018 to 29/Mar/2018  12:00 AM to 12:00 AM Level: 1

TISS NET Application Details

  • The application process of TISSNET is both online and offline for the eligible candidates to apply for a maximum of three programmes across any two of the TISS Campuses.
  • Online process – Visit the official website to fill up the online application form, upload necessary documents and photograph and pay the application fee
  • An email verification will be sent after submission of the application form
  • Offline process - Get a printed copy of TISSNET application form from the institute by sending a request by Speed Post with application form fees to Assistant Registrar (Academic), Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar Mumbai, 400088.


TISS NET Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates with a bachelor's degree with a minimum of 3 years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 or with 15 years formal education) from a recognized university are eligible to apply. 
  • Candidates with a 3-year degree should have passed in all the subjects in all the semesters. Candidates studying a 4-year degree should also have passed in all the subjects from 1st to 6th semester. 
  • Candidates who will complete all the requirements of their final year Bachelor's Degree examinations by June 2017 are eligible to apply.
  • Until a candidate submits the final results of the graduation examination, admission to any of the Master's Degree Programmes of the Institute will be provisional. The results of the final examination have to be submitted before September.



Modes of Payment

Credit Card
Debit Card
Net Banking
Demand Draft

TISS NET Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Online
Exam Format: Objective

TISS NET Counselling Details

  • Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of their performance in TISSNET
  • Shortlisted candidates have to appear for Pre Interview Test (PIT) which includes either a written test or Group Discussion. The marks for this round is 50
  • The last and final round is Personal Interview, for which 75 marks is allotted
  • Final merit list will be generated on the basis of the combined score



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Tiss net 2018 answer key

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Priyanka Kaul Expert 8 days ago

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There is no official date for TISSNET answer key released yet. You will have to keep a track on the official site and even you can check the other important dates here.

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Abhishek Kumar 17 days ago

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Ranjini Basu 17 days ago

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Dear Abhishek,Goodmorning!There are many mock test series available online pertaining to TISSNET exam. Please specify your question. Would be happy to answer.To know more about TISSNET, kindly cl...Read More
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Any guide available for the preparation of TISSNET-MPH???

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Ashish Jha 18 days ago

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Hi Ganesh,The TISSNET exam basically has three section- Social Sensitivity, English and Maths. While preparation of English and Maths would require similar effort as that for other MBA entrance like C...Read More
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Mock for tiss

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Akshay Kadam Expert 26 days ago

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You can find lots of online mock tests for TISS exam at the sites mentioned below:https://mba.hitbullseye.com/TISS/TISS-Mock-Test-Question-Papers.phphttps://www.tcyonline.com/tests/tisshttps://www.tcy...Read More

Swetal Surve 1 month ago

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How can i download my tiss admit card its not showing

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Sreetama Datta 29 days ago

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Hi Swetal, TISS has released the admit card. You can click on the following link to download the admit card:


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