Apply online for TISSNET-2021 for M.A, M.Sc, M.H.A, M.P.H. and Law Degree courses admissions


Seeking info on how to apply for the National Entrance Test (NET) conducted by Tata Institute of Social Sciences for admissions to its full-time regular Post-Graduate Degree courses for the academic session 2021-23? Read this article thoroughly to obtain all details of the exam and admission process.

Tata Institute of Social Sciences has released the schedule of National Entrance Test (NET) 2021 for online applications for admission to its various regular Master's Degree courses in TISS Mumbai, TISS Tuljapur, TISS Guwahati and TISS Hyderabad campuses for the academic session of 2021-23. All four campuses have high-quality faculty members to teach students of 50 PG courses as mentioned below:

Course details & seats

  • School of Social Work, Mumbai Campus
    1. Master of Arts in Social Work (Children & Families): 23 seats
    2. Master of Arts in Social Work (Community Organisation & Development Practice): 34 seats
    3. Master of Arts in Social Work (Criminology & Justice): 34 seats
    4. Master of Arts in Social Work (Dalit & Tribal Studies and Action): 29 seats
    5. Master of Arts in Social Work (Disability Studies & Action): 20 seats
    6. Master of Arts in Social Work (Livelihoods and Social Entrepreneurship): 23 seats
    7. Master of Arts in Social Work (Mental Health): 20 seats
    8. Master of Arts in Social Work (Public Health): 20 seats
    9. Master of Arts in Social Work (Women-Centred Practice): 20 seats
  • School of Management and Labour Studies, Mumbai Campus
    1. Master of Arts (Human Resource Management & Labour Relations): 68 seats
    2. Master of Arts (Social Entrepreneurship): 34 seats
    3. Master of Arts (Labour Studies Practices): 26 seats
    4. Master of Arts (Organisation Development, Change and Leadership): 34 seats
    5. M.A./M.Sc in Analytics: 34 seats




  • School of Health Systems Studies, Mumbai Campus
    1. Master of Public Health in Health Administration: 39 seats
    2. Master of Hospital Administration: 50 seats
    3. Master of Public Health (Social Epidemiology): 28 seats
    4. Master of Public Health (Health Policy, Economics and Finance): 23 seats
  • School of Development Studies, Mumbai Campus
    1. Master of Arts (Development Studies): 50 seats
    2. Master of Arts (Women's Studies): 28 seats
  • School of Education, Mumbai Campus
    1. Master of Arts in Education (Elementary) (Blended Mode): 51 seats
  • Centre for Education Innovation and Action Research, Mumbai Campus
    1. B.Ed-M.Ed (Integrated, Three-Years): 50 seats
    2. Master of Arts (Education) (Full Time): 30 seats
  • School of Habitat Studies, Mumbai Campus
    1. Master of Arts / Master of Sciences (Environment, Climate Change and Sustainability Studies: 23 seats
    2. Master of Arts / Master of Sciences (Urban Policy and Governance): 23 seats
    3. Master of Arts / Master of Sciences (Regulatory Policy Governance): 23 seats
    4. Master of Arts / Master of Sciences (Water Policy and Governance): 20 seats
  • Jamsetji Tata School for Disaster Managemnet, Mumbai Campus:
    1. Master of Arts / Master of Sciences (Disaster Management): 35 seats
  • School for Human Ecology, Mumbai Campus:
    1. Master of Arts in Applied Psychology (Clinical and Counseling Practice): 20 seats
  • School of Media and Cultural Studies, Mumbai Campus:
    1. Master of Arts (Media and Cultural Studies): 15 seats
  • Centre for Library and Information Management Studies, Mumbai Campus:
    1. Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS): 16 seats
  • School of Law, Rights and Constitutional Governance, Mumbai Campus:
    1. Master of Law (LLM) (Access to Justice): 40 seats
  • School of Rural Development, Tuljapur Campus:
    1. Master of Arts (Social Work in Rural Development): 30 seats
    2. Master of Arts / Master of Science (Development Policy, Planning and Practice): 30 seats
    3. Master of Arts (Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship): 30 seats
    4. Master of Arts / Master of Science (Sustainable Livelihoods and Natural Resources Governance): 30 seats
  • TISS-Azim Premji School of Education, Hyderabad Campus:
    1. Master of Arts (Education): 40 seats
  • School of Livelihoods and Development, Hyderabad Campus:
    1. Master of Arts (Rural Development and Governance): 34 seats
    2. Master of Arts (Natural Resource & Governance): 34 seats
    3. Master of Arts (Development Studies): 34 seats
  • School of Public Policy and Governance, Hyderabad Campus:
    1. Master of Arts (Public Policy and Governance): 40 seats
  • School of Gender Studies, Hyderabad Campus
    1. Master of Arts (Women's Studies): 34 seats
  • School of Social Work, Guwahati Campus:
    1. Master of Arts in Social Work (Community Organisation & Development Practices): 15 seats
    2. Master of Arts in Social Work (Counselling): 15 seats
    3. Master of Arts in Social Work (Livelihoods and Social Entrepreneurship): 15 seats
    4. Master of Arts in Social Work (Public Health): 15 seats
  • School of Social Sciences and Humanities, Guwahati Campus:
    1. Master of Arts (Ecology, Environment and Sustainable Development): 20 seats
    2. Master of Arts (Labour Studies and Social Protection): 15 seats
    3. Master of Arts (Peace and Conflict Studies): 20 seats
    4. Master of Arts (Sociology and Social Anthropology): 20 seats
15%, 7.5%, 27% and 10% reservation will be there for the candidates belong to Scheduled Caste, Schedule Tribe, Other Backward Classes (non-creamy layer) and Economically Weaker Section(EWs) respectively for each of the programmes. Additionally, 5% supernumerary seats will be allocated to each of the Persons With Disabilities (PWD), Kashmiri migrants and Widows/Wards of the Armed Forces Employees.

Eligibility

Applicants must be passed in Bachelor's or Master's Degree of at least 3 years' duration or its equivalent from a UGC-recognized university. However, candidates who will complete the final year exam of qualifying degree by 15th June 2021 may also apply for this exam. Candidates who are not able to produce their degree certificate and grade/mark sheet during admission must submit by 30th September 2021. Shortlisted candidates should produce an original certificate and mark sheet at the time of personal interview. Applicants who will appear to the final year exam of the qualifying degree should bring mark sheets of all previous semesters on the date of interview.

However, some additional or specific requirements may be needed for some Master's degree courses which are available to the official notification, link of which is furnished below.

About test

TISSNET is a computer-based test in English medium will be held in 40 different cities/towns across the country conducted by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences for admission in its full-time regular post-graduate degree courses. There will be 100 objective type multiple choice questions of 1 mark each. Out of 100 marks, 30 marks will be from English proficiency and Mathematics & Logical reasoning each. The rest 40 marks will be from General Awareness (GA). There will be no negative marking for the wrong answer. The test will be held for 1 hour and 40 minutes from 2:00 p.m. to 3:40 p.m.

Candidates are allowed to apply for a maximum of three courses out of fifty across any two campuses out of four. They have to mention their preference among the courses applied for in the application form. Based on their preference, the merit list will be prepared.



Selection process

  1. The institute will send the call letters only to the shortlisted candidates of the National Entrance Test based on the marks candidates score in the said test for the second round i.e. TISS-PAT / TISS-MAT.
  2. PAT and MAT stand for Programme Aptitude Test and Management Aptitude Test respectively. MAT is applicable only for those who are applying for MA in Human Resource Management & Labour Relations (HRM&LR) and MA in Organisation Development, Change and Leadership (ODCL) of Mumbai Campus. PAT will be applicable for all the rest courses. Both the tests will be for 45 minutes having a total of 50 marks for individual programs.
  3. OPI stands for Online Personal Interview followed by PAT/MAT. The interview will be held separately for each program applied. OPI carries 100 marks.
  4. 30%, 40% and 30% weightage will be given for NET, PAT/MAT and OPI respectively to calculate the final score.

Application fee

Candidates under General category should pay Rs. 1000/- + bank charge as applicable for each course which will be Rs. 500/- for the candidates belong to SC and ST category for registration of the application for TISSNET 2021. However, in case the household income of unemployed SC/ST and OBC(NC) candidates for the financial year 2019-20 is less than Rs. 2.5 lac and 1 lac respectively, Rs. 250/- + bank charge should be paid as a concessional application fee for each course along with all relevant supporting documents. Don't forget to upload the TISS copy of challan if the application fee is paid by cash.

Application procedure

Candidates have to apply online process only. But candidates who are from remote places without any internet and telecommunication facilities may send an application for printed form along with the above-mentioned application fees by speed post to the Assistant Registrar (Academic), Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar Mumbai, Pin - 400088. Visit at https://appln.tiss.edu/register to start online application. Register yourself providing the correct information as asked for. Applicants must have a valid e-mail id as the registration link will be forwarded to the registered e-mail id only. Check your spam box in case you don't receive any mail to your inbox. Upload all relevant documents such as photograph, signature, TISS copy of challan if applicable, caste certificate if applicable etc. Candidates have to download the hall tickets from the below mentioned official website of TISS.

Important dates

  • Online portal will be active from 3rd December 2020 to 15th January 2021
  • Last date to receive the application by post is 20th January 2021
  • Hall tickets for the TISSNET 2021 will be available online on February 05,2021 onwards
  • Computer based TISS National Entrance Test (TISSNET) 2021 will be held at different centres on 20th February 2021




Helpdesk

In case candidates face any problem during filling up the application or don't receive their hall ticket till February 18, 2021; may call at 022 - 2552 5252 at 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. from Monday to Saturday or may register their complaint by emailing at admissionsinfo@tiss.edu.

Contact details:
Tata Institute of Social Sciences,
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar,
Mumbai - 400 088
Website: www.tiss.edu

Student can visit the TISS MA admissions 2021 page to get all detailed information before registration of their application.


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