TISSNET 2021 EXAM DATES
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
Tata Institute of Social Sciences will conduct TISSNET 2021 on February 20, 2021. The application forms will be released on November 20, 2020. There may be some changes in the registration process of TISSNET 2021 due to Coronavirus Epidemic. Click here to register for TISSNET 2021
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Tabulated below are the important dates related to TISSNET:
|Important Events||Tentative Dates|
|Release of application form||November 20, 2020|
|Last date for filling up online application form||January 15, 2021|
|Last date for sending application form by post||January 20, 2021|
|Release of admit card or hall ticket||February 5, 2021|
|Date of the exam||February 20, 2021|
|Announcement of the results||4th week of February 2021|
|Admission procedure begins- PIT (Pre Interview Test) and PI (Personal Interview)||2nd to 3rd week of March 2021|
|Group discussion and personal interview at Mumbai campus||March 2021|
|Group discussion and personal interview at Guwahati campus||March 2021|
|Announcement of merit list of selected candidates||3rd week of April 2021|
|Online document submission and verification along with fee payment||3rd week of April 2021 to 1st week of May 2021|
|Announcement of 1st waiting list||2nd week of May 2021|
|Online document submission and verification along with fee payment for 1st waiting list candidates||2nd to 3rd week of May 2021|
|Closing of admission procedure||2nd week of June 2021|
The expected dates of Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview (campus wise) are as follows:
|Pre-Interview Test / Personal Interview at TISS Mumbai for Programs offered at Mumbai and BALM, Chennai campuses||March 11-21, 2021|
|Pre-Interview Test / Personal Interview at Tuljapur Campus for Programs offered at Tuljapur||March 23-27, 2021|
|Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview at Hyderabad for all Hyderabad Campus Program||March 23-27, 2020|
|Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview at Guwahati for all Guwahati Campus Programs||March 31- April 03, 2021|
|Announcement of Selection for all the Programs||Third week of April , 2021|
|In-person Original Document Verification and Payment of fees||April 23 – May 4, 2021|
|Announcement of First Wait List for all Programs||Second week of May, 2021|
|In-person Original Document Verification and Payment of fees||June 16 – 24, 2021|
|Closing of Admissions for Mumbai, Tuljapur, Hyderabad, Guwahati and BALM, Chennai Campuses||June, 2021|
|Commencement of Academic Session (2021 – 22)||June 2021|
Ques. Where will the PIT/ PI rounds be held?
Ans. TISSNET will take place in 40 different cities/towns across the country. Pre Interview Test (PIT) and Personal Interview (PI) for programmes offered at Mumbai, Tuljapur, BANYAN, Chennai will be conducted at the Mumbai Campus. For programmes offered at Hyderabad and Guwahati, the PIT/PI will be conducted at the respective campuses. Candidates applying for programmes at more than one campus will have to travel to these places for PIT/PI. Except for the eligible candidates from the SC/ST categories, all others will bear the cost of travel, lodging, and boarding for attending the NET, as well as PIT/PI.
Ques. Can I change the date of my PIT/ PI?
Ans. A change in the dates for PIT and PI may be considered if the date of PIT and PI at the TISS clashes with the date of entrance test of another Institution or the date of final year examination of the candidate. However, the candidate must produce documentary evidence for this. Please note that the changed date for PIT and PI will be only within the time schedule announced by TISS.
Ques. Which is more scoring in a TISSNET essay or interview?
Ans. Try to maximize scores in each section. Choose your best area and nail it. Never ignore TISSNET though PIT makes a lot of difference later on. Interview is the most scoring part if you are prepared for the same.
Ques. What is the selection procedure followed by TISS?
Ans. The selection procedure happens in 2 stages and has 3 components of assessments. Candidates appear in the National entrance test (TISSNET) based on their performance in the exam; only the shortlisted candidates are called for the Pre Interview Test and Personal Interview (PIT/PI).
Ques. How will be the seats allotted post final merit list?
Ans. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of merit and the preferences indicated by the candidates at the time of filling up the online application form (Kindly Indicate your preferences carefully as it has implications for the merit list).
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College