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Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai
Deemed University
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar
Mumbai, Maharashtra
Phone-No: 91-22-25563289 90 919293 94 95 96
Fax: 91-22-25562912
Email: acadsec@tiss.edu Website: www.tiss.edu

About College:

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) was established in 1936 as the Sir Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work. In 1944, it was renamed as the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The year 1964 was an important landmark in the history of the Institute, when it was declared Deemed to be a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act (UGC), 1956.

Course Name:

BA in Social Sciences [Guwahati and Tuljapur Off-campus]

BA (Hons) in Socail Work in Rural Development [Tuljapur Off-campus]

Eligibility 

Students should have passed 12th Class or Intermediate in any subject stream from a Recognised Board. Students who have studied International Baccalaureate Diploma and will be completing 12th class with clear results declared by June 2019 are eligible to apply.

Candidates who have appeared for their 12th class or Intermediate final exams and are awaiting results are also eligible to apply. Final pass result should be produced at the time of joining the programme, if selected.

Age Limit: Candidate should be 23 years or less in age at the time of appearing for the Bachelors Admission Test, as on May 10, 2019. Applications from candidates over this age will not be entertained.

How to Apply:

Candidates are required to apply online through the E-application process only, please read all information through the website before filling in the application form.

Candidates facing technical problems while filling in the application form may call 022-25525252 (Monday to Saturday - Timing 8:00 am to 8:00 pm).

General Instructions about applying:

APPLICATION PROCESS

Candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria should apply for the programme only through an online process by visiting the admissions link on the TISS website on or before March 20, 2019.

Candidates will enter the online application process by giving their authentic email id. To this email with a link to set a password and access the application.

Candidates are expected to use the same email id and password for the entire process till the completion of the admission process.

Candidates will have an option to fill the form and complete the processes entirely at one go or fill partially and save the form for completion before the due date.

Candidates are encouraged to complete the process at the earliest and not delay the process of online submission till the final date.

Candidates are expected to give their preference for one centre only in the online application. This preference cannot be changed through a phone call or email or in person.

Application fees of Rs. 1025 for General and OBC candidates and for eligible candidates (SC/ ST and OBC (NC) family income less than 2.5lakhs and OBC-NC candidates with income less than 1 lakh) the fees would be Rs. 250 + bank charges can be paid online through Credit card/ Debit Card/ Online transaction. Other SC/ST candidates family income more than 2.5 lakes the application fee would be Rs. 500/- 
Candidates applying online will be asked to choose between two modes of payment 'Cash' or 'Payment Gateway' in the online application form. If the preferred mode of payment is 'Cash', a payment challan has to be downloaded from the 'Download Challan' tab. Deposit the cash amount mentioned on the challan in any branch of State Bank of India. The bank will return two copies of the challan copy (Student Copy and TISS Copy) with the bank’s seal, signature and journal number on it. Candidates have to then scan the 'TISS Copy' of the challan, login back to the online application system and upload it.

Closing Date:

Last day for filling online application: 20th March, 2019 (Wednesday)

Issue of Hall Tickets online: 11th-12th April, 2019

BAT - Entrance test: 11th May, 2019 Saturday (Time: 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm)

Comments:

To know more Information about this course please visit: www.tiss.edu

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Deemed University 
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar 

Mumbai 
Maharashtra 
Phone-No: 91-22-25563289 90 919293 94 95 96 
Fax: 91-22-25562912 
Email: 
acadsec@tiss.edu
Website: 
www.tiss.edu
Establish:

About College:

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) was established in 1936 as the Sir Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work. In 1944, it was renamed as the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The year 1964 was an important landmark in the history of the Institute, when it was declared Deemed to be a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act (UGC), 1956.

Since its inception, the Vision of the TISS has been to be an institution of excellence in higher education that continually responds to changing social realities through the development and application of knowledge, towards creating a people-centred, ecologically sustainable and just society that promotes and protects dignity, equality, social justice and human rights for all. The TISS works towards its vision through:

Creation and provision of socially relevant and high quality professional education in a wide range of inter-disciplinary areas of Social Sciences, to a larger number of students, from all sections of society in the country.

Facilitation of autonomous research and dissemination of knowledge.

Support knowledge creation through strong M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes and Post-Doctoral scholars.

Strategic extension, field action and advocacy through training and capacity building of State and non-State institutions and personnel.

Initiate field action and advocacy to demonstrate and facilitate creation of policies and programmes.

Professional response to natural and human-made disasters, through participation in relief and rehabilitation activities.

Over the years, the Institute has made consistent contributions to civil society and the development sector through its education, research, field action and extension. Today, the TISS has earned recognition as an institution of repute from different Ministries of the Government of India; various State Governments; international agencies such as the United Nations; and the non-government sector, both national and international. A high degree of freedom and autonomy shape the positive work ethos and creativity in the Institute facilitating strong linkages between education, research, field action and dissemination.

Course Name:

Executive PG Diploma in HR Management

in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Course Description:

Executive PG Diploma in HR Management

Eligibility:

Eligibility and Selection Procedure for Executive PG Diploma in HR Management in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Candidates should have completed their Bachelor's degree of minimum of 3-years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 year bridge course pattern of study or any other pattern fulfilling the mandatory requirements of 15 years formal education) from a recognised university, in any discipline; and

Selection Procedure

The Selection Committee will call those satisfying the eligibility requirement for the Written Test and Personal Interview. The list of selected candidates will be notified on the institute Notice Board and the Institute Website (www.tiss.edu)

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for Executive PG Diploma in HR Management in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

The Information Brochure can be downloaded from the TISS website www.tiss.edu. Candidates short-listed for Written Test and Personal Interview will be required to bring attested Xerox copy of documents along with original documents

Candidates are required to apply through the online application form only

Note:

Total fees payable is Rs 3,00,000/-; fees once paid will not be refunded

The fees and deposits should be deposited in any Branch of SBI in India on or before the due date of the Installments mentioned below and an official receipt to be obtained

Late payment of installments will be charged with fine as per rules

Comments:

To know more Information about course please visit: www.tiss.edu

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Deemed University 
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar 

Mumbai 
Maharashtra 
Phone-No: 91-22-25563289 90 919293 94 95 96 
Fax: 91-22-25562912 
Email: 
acadsec@tiss.edu
Website: 
www.tiss.edu
Establish: 

About College:

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) was established in 1936 as the Sir Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work. In 1944, it was renamed as the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The year 1964 was an important landmark in the history of the Institute, when it was declared Deemed to be a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act (UGC), 1956.

Since its inception, the Vision of the TISS has been to be an institution of excellence in higher education that continually responds to changing social realities through the development and application of knowledge, towards creating a people-centred, ecologically sustainable and just society that promotes and protects dignity, equality, social justice and human rights for all. The TISS works towards its vision through:

Creation and provision of socially relevant and high quality professional education in a wide range of inter-disciplinary areas of Social Sciences, to a larger number of students, from all sections of society in the country.

Facilitation of autonomous research and dissemination of knowledge.

Support knowledge creation through strong M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes and Post-Doctoral scholars.

Strategic extension, field action and advocacy through training and capacity building of State and non-State institutions and personnel.

Initiate field action and advocacy to demonstrate and facilitate creation of policies and programmes.

Professional response to natural and human-made disasters, through participation in relief and rehabilitation activities.

Over the years, the Institute has made consistent contributions to civil society and the development sector through its education, research, field action and extension. Today, the TISS has earned recognition as an institution of repute from different Ministries of the Government of India; various State Governments; international agencies such as the United Nations; and the non-government sector, both national and international. A high degree of freedom and autonomy shape the positive work ethos and creativity in the Institute facilitating strong linkages between education, research, field action and dissemination.

Course Name:

Integrated Master of Philosophy-Doctor of Philosophy M.Phil-Ph.D

in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Course Description:

Integrated Master of Philosophy-Doctor of Philosophy (M.Phil-Ph.D) and direct Ph.D programs in various research areas with the various schools and independent centres of the institute across TISS Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati and Hyderabad campuses for the academic session 2017.

Eligibility:

Eligibility and Selection Procedure for Integrated Master of Philosophy-Doctor of Philosophy M.Phil-Ph.D in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

·         The minimum academic qualification is a second class master’s or equivalent degree in the relevant subject awarded by a recognized university in India or abroad, with at least an average of 55 per cent of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.5 under the seven-point scale of the University Grants Commission (UGC).

·         In the case of Scheduled Caste (SC/ST/OBC) candidates, the minimum eligibility is an average of 50 per cent of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.05.

·         Candidates who are likely to complete all the requirements of their final year master’s degree examinations by July 1, are also eligible to apply for M.Phil, provided they have successfully completed their first year masters degree.

·         A minimum of five years of post graduation work experience is required for Direct PhD programs. In case of the Integrated M.Phil-PhD Program, there is no requirement of work experience. However, candidates with one to two years of work experience will be preferred.

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for Integrated Master of Philosophy-Doctor of Philosophy M.Phil-Ph.D in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Candidates can apply online.

Once the application has been submitted online, candidates can choose the mode of payment of the application fees (Credit card, Debit card or net banking).

Selection Procedure for TISS:

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the TISS- Research Aptitude Test (TISS-RAT 2017) and personal interview conducted by the institute.

Candidates who have cleared JRF, GATE and other relevant exams are also expected to attend the written test and personal interview.

Course Name:

Integrated BA-MA program in Social Sciences

in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Course Description:

Integrated BA-MA program in Social Sciences

Eligibility:

Eligibility and Selection Procedure for Integrated BA-MA program in Social Sciences in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

·        Candidate should have passed 12th standard or intermediate in any subject stream from a recognized board.

·         Candidates who have appeared for their 12th class or Intermediate final exams and are awaiting Results are also eligible to apply.

·         Candidate should be less than 23 years of age at the time of appearing for the Bachelors Admission Test.

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for Integrated BA-MA program in Social Sciences in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Application Procedure:

·         Candidates can apply online.

·         Application fees is Rs. 1025/- (Rs 275 for SC, ST with income less than 2.5lakhs and OBC-NC candidates with income less than 1 lakh) can be paid online through credit card, debit card, online transaction.

·         Payment can also be done through cash, a payment challan has to be downloaded and Deposit the cash amount mentioned on the challan in any branch of State Bank of India. 

Paper Pattern for TISS-BAT 2017:

·         The entrance test will be of 90 minutes duration and the total marks will be 100.

·         Part-A: will be a 60 minute test with multiple choice questions on current affairs, social awareness and logical and analytical reasoning, carrying 60 marks.

·         Part-B: will be a written test with a set of deive questions in English. Candidate is expected to write two short answers in 30 minutes carrying 40 marks. It is compulsory for the candidates to attempt both the parts.

·         Both part A & part B will have separate cut off marks for evaluation.

Course Name:

Doctor of Philosophy PhD

in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Course Description:

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Eligibility:

Eligibility and Selection Procedure for Doctor of Philosophy PhD in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

UGC JRF qualified candidates, post graduates, students in the final year post graduation in social sciences and allied fields and individuals with M.Phill and / or industrial, academic and field based experience in Social Science, Social Work, Disaster Mangement, Development Studies and allied fields are invited to apply.

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for Doctor of Philosophy PhD in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Candidates applying for Integrated M.Phil/Ph.D. and Direct Ph. D. Programme in Education, Development Studies and Women’s Studies at the Mumbai Campus should refer to the details about eligibility, rationale, objectives and programme structure as per the details provided on the TISS website www.tiss.edu.

Candidates applying for Integrated M.Phil/Ph.D. in Education, Women’s Studies at the Hyderabad Campus should refer to the details about eligibility, rationale, objectives and programme structure as per the details provided on the TISS campus www.campus.tiss.edu 

Candidates must complete the application process in online mode.

The online application can be saved at any stage (information entered will remain intact).

The candidate can then return to the application by logging in with the respective user name and password

Once the application has been submitted online, candidates can choose the mode of payment of the application fees (Credit card, Debit card or net banking).

Candidates can refer to section no. 6 named 'Application Procedure for Integrated M.Phil. and Ph.D. Programmes and Direct Ph.D. Programme' of the information brochure to know the application procedure in detail.

Comments:

 

To know more Information about course please visit: www.tiss.edu

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Deemed University 
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar 

Mumbai 
Maharashtra 
Phone-No: 91-22-25563289 90 919293 94 95 96 
Fax: 91-22-25562912 
Email: 
acadsec@tiss.edu
Website: www.tiss.edu

About College:

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) was established in 1936 as the Sir Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work. In 1944, it was renamed as the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The year 1964 was an important landmark in the history of the Institute, when it was declared Deemed to be a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act (UGC), 1956.

Since its inception, the Vision of the TISS has been to be an institution of excellence in higher education that continually responds to changing social realities through the development and application of knowledge, towards creating a people-centred, ecologically sustainable and just society that promotes and protects dignity, equality, social justice and human rights for all. The TISS works towards its vision through:

Creation and provision of socially relevant and high quality professional education in a wide range of inter-disciplinary areas of Social Sciences, to a larger number of students, from all sections of society in the country.

Facilitation of autonomous research and dissemination of knowledge.

Support knowledge creation through strong M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes and Post-Doctoral scholars.

Strategic extension, field action and advocacy through training and capacity building of State and non-State institutions and personnel.

Initiate field action and advocacy to demonstrate and facilitate creation of policies and programmes.

Professional response to natural and human-made disasters, through participation in relief and rehabilitation activities.

Over the years, the Institute has made consistent contributions to civil society and the development sector through its education, research, field action and extension. Today, the TISS has earned recognition as an institution of repute from different Ministries of the Government of India; various State Governments; international agencies such as the United Nations; and the non-government sector, both national and international. A high degree of freedom and autonomy shape the positive work ethos and creativity in the Institute facilitating strong linkages between education, research, field action and dissemination.

Course Name:

MA Social Sciences

in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Course Description:

MA Social Sciences (Guwahati, Tuljapur, Hyderabad)

Eligibility:

Eligibility and Selection Procedure for MA Social Sciences in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

(a)   A Bachelor’s Degree of a minimum of 3 years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 year bridge course pattern of study or any other pattern fulfilling the mandatory requirements of 15 years formal education) from a recognised university, in any discipline. OR

(b)  Candidates who will complete all the requirements of their final year Bachelor’s Degree examinations are also eligible to apply to all the programmes, except the four programmes offered by the School of Health Systems Studies; provided they have successfully completed their first and second years, if the degree course is of 3 years; and the first, second and third years, if the degree course is of 4 years. Candidates applying for the M.A. Education (Elementary) programme should complete all the requirement. In such cases, admission to any of the Master’s Degree Programmes of the Institute will be provisional. If a provisionally admitted student fails in the final year examination, the offer of provisional admission automatically stands cancelled.

 (c)   Candidates applying for the Master of Public Health in Health Policy, Economics and Finance; and Master of Public Health in Social Epidemiology Programmes should have (i) A Master’s Degree in any discipline, or (ii) A Bachelor’s Degree in medicine/para-medical courses.

(d)  Candidates who are in their final year Bachelor’s Degree Programme are not eligible to apply for admission to any of the Master’s Degree programmes, conducted by School of Health Systems Studies, i.e., Health Administration; Hospital Administration; Public Health in Social Epidemiology; and Public Health in Health Policy, Economics and Finance.

(e)   Candidates applying for the Master in Habitat Policy and Practice should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Management, Physical Sciences, Geography, Planning, Law, or Social Sciences, with some inclination towards habitat related issues/sectors.

(f)    Medical graduates should complete their internship. Otherwise, their candidature/admission stands cancelled.

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for MA Social Sciences in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

All candidates are required to apply online through the E-application only, available on the Institute's website www.tiss.edu.

Candidates applying through the online mode should pay Rs. 800/- (if applying for one programme), Rs. 1600/- (if applying for two programmes) and Rs. 2,400/- (if applying for three programmes) by submitting a prescribed challan to any branch of the State Bank of India (this challan can be downloaded from the TISS website). The portion of the prescribed challan marked for TISS should be sent along with the application and the portion marked for candidate should be preserved till the GD/PI gets over. The candidate will be able to download the challan once they fill up the complete details of the application form and before taking out a print of the filled-in application. Please note that the SBI will charge Rs. 50/- as their processing fee, which cannot be adjusted against the application fee.

For candidates applying online, payment has to be made only through the SBI, and the payment challan has to be submitted to the Institute along with the Application Form. If payment is made via demand draft, pay order or any other mode, the application will be rejected and no communication to this effect will be sent to such candidates.

Candidates from remote places where no Internet and telecommunication facilities are available can get OMR-based application form from the Institute by following the instructions given below:

(A)   Please prepare a Demand Draft from any branch of the State Bank of India (SBI) drawn in favour of the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, payable at SBI, Deonar, Mumbai (Branch Code 03109) for Rs. 800/- (if applying for only one programme), Rs. 1600/- (if applying for only two programmes), or Rs. 2400/- (if applying for three programmes).

(B)   Please send the Demand Draft to the Assistant Registrar (Academic) of the Institute along with a self-addressed (A4-sized) cloth-lined or thick envelope with a postal stamp of Rs. 50/-, and a request letter containing details of address, contact number, etc. Requests coming without the postal stamp and Demand Draft will not be accepted.

The Institute has the right to not send the OMR-based application to candidates who are not from remote areas place. Please note that the money will not be refunded.

Unemployed Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates, whose parent’s /guardian’s income is less than Rs. 1 lakh (Rupees one lakh only), are exempt from paying the Application Fee. They should apply online through the E-application, and if they are from remote places, they can send a request letter without the payment challan and stamped envelope, but with a request letter, a plain self-addressed envelope and copies of Caste and Income Certificates attested by any School headmaster or a Principal of College or a gazetted officer. Requests received without the above Certificates will be rejected and no communication will be sent in this regard.

How to Submit the Filled-in Application: The filled-in application (either OMR-based application or printed form of E-application) should be sent to:-

The Assistant Registrar (Academic)

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar,

Mumbai 400 088, Maharashtra

Closing Date:

Entrance Test NET at different centers: 07th January 2017

Last date for Submission form: 30th November 2016

Comments:

To know more Information about course please visit: www.tiss.edu

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Deemed University 
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar 

Mumbai 
Maharashtra 
Phone-No: 91-22-25563289 90 919293 94 95 96 
Fax: 91-22-25562912 
Email: 
acadsec@tiss.edu
Website: www.tiss.edu

About College:

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) was established in 1936 as the Sir Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work. In 1944, it was renamed as the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The year 1964 was an important landmark in the history of the Institute, when it was declared Deemed to be a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act (UGC), 1956.

Since its inception, the Vision of the TISS has been to be an institution of excellence in higher education that continually responds to changing social realities through the development and application of knowledge, towards creating a people-centred, ecologically sustainable and just society that promotes and protects dignity, equality, social justice and human rights for all. The TISS works towards its vision through:

Creation and provision of socially relevant and high quality professional education in a wide range of inter-disciplinary areas of Social Sciences, to a larger number of students, from all sections of society in the country.

Facilitation of autonomous research and dissemination of knowledge.

Support knowledge creation through strong M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes and Post-Doctoral scholars.

Strategic extension, field action and advocacy through training and capacity building of State and non-State institutions and personnel.

Initiate field action and advocacy to demonstrate and facilitate creation of policies and programmes.

Professional response to natural and human-made disasters, through participation in relief and rehabilitation activities.

Over the years, the Institute has made consistent contributions to civil society and the development sector through its education, research, field action and extension. Today, the TISS has earned recognition as an institution of repute from different Ministries of the Government of India; various State Governments; international agencies such as the United Nations; and the non-government sector, both national and international. A high degree of freedom and autonomy shape the positive work ethos and creativity in the Institute facilitating strong linkages between education, research, field action and dissemination.

Course Name:

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Course Description:

Bachelor of Arts (BA) program offered at Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati, Hyderabad campuses for the academic session 2017.

Eligibility:

Eligibility and Selection Procedure for Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Students should have passed 12th Class or Intermediate in any subject stream from a Recognised Board. Students who have studied International Baccalaureate Diploma and will be completing 12th class with clear Results declared by June 2017 are eligible to apply.

Candidates who have appeared for their 12th class or Intermediate final exams and are awaiting Results are also eligible to apply.

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, TISS, Mumbai

Candidates can apply online.

Selection Procedure for TISS, Mumbai:

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the TISS Bachelor’s Admission Test (TISS-BAT) conducted by the institute.

Closing Date:

Entrance Test: 22nd April 2017

Last date for Submission form: 15th March 2017

Comments:

To know more Information about course please visit: www.tiss.edu