TISS-NET Structure and Eligibility

TISSNET is conducted for admission to programs offered by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). TISSNET scores are accepted only by TISS, at campuses in Mumbai, Hyderabad, Tuljapur and Guwahati.

The Management program at TISS for which the TISSNET score is accepted is MA in Human Resource Management & Labour Relations, conducted at the Mumbai campus. The Test is Objective in nature and has questions related to General Knowledge; Analytical Ability, Logical Reasoning; and English Proficiency.

TISS NET 2017 will not have negative marking for any programme including HRM. Candidates who have applied for a single programme or multiple programmes will be attempting a single question paper with 100 questions, for a duration of 100 minutes. This includes candidates who have chosen HRM in combination with other programme/programmes also.

Test Structure

Section No. of questions
  2017 2016 2015
General Awareness 40 40 30
Mathematical and Logical Reasoning 30 30 35
English 30 30 30
Total 100 100 95

Eligibility: Candidates having a bachelor's degree with 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 recognized university are eligible to apply. Final year students of Graduate Courses can also apply.

Test Date: 7th January 2017

Test Duration:  2.00 pm to 3.40 pm

Test Mode: Online

Marking Scheme:  Each correct answer shall be rewarded 1 mark. No Negative marking

Test conducted by: Tata Institute of Social Studies


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