TISSNET 2020 RESERVATION
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TISSNET Reservation 2020: The scores of TISSNET exam is accepted at all the TISS campuses i.e. Mumbai, Tuljalpur, Guwahati, Hyderabad and Chennai. The final admissions to the courses are governed by the Reservation Policy defined by the exam conducting authority. Candidates must fill their category while TISSNET Registration.
Each TISS Campus has a reservation policy for the following category:
However, in Guwahati campus, these reservations are applicable only on the 34% of total seats as 66% of seats are reserved for 8 states in North-Eastern India.
There are well-defined reservation rules which are covered under the guidelines of reservation policy for TISSNET 2020 that will be followed at the time of seat allotment. Following are the number of seats reserved at TISS for different category candidates.
|Schedule Cast (SC)||15%|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||7.5%|
|Other backward classes (OBC) (Non- Creamy Layer)||27%|
|Economically Weaker Section (EWS)||10%|
The clause of any alteration in the policy for TISSNET 2020 is as follows:
Economically weaker section candidates who are not covered in the reservation policy of SC, ST, OBC category will be offered a reservation of a maximum of 10% of the total seats in each category. Candidates whose family has a gross annual income below Rs. 8 Lakhs can avail the reservation policy of EWS category.
The gross income should include the income from all sources i.e. salary, agriculture, business, profession, etc. for the financial year prior to the year of TISSNET application. In case a candidate’s family income is less than Rs. 8 Lakhs but they have the assets given below, they will not be considered as EWS category candidate.
Its is to be noted that, while applying the property holding test to determine EWS status, the property held by a “Family” at different locations/cities will be clubbed together. “Family” mentioned here includes the person who seeks the benefit of reservation, his/her parents and siblings below the age of 18 years as also his/ her spouse and children below the age of 18 years.
The reservation for EWS category can be availed by producing an Income and Asset Certificate issued by a Competent Authority mentioned below:
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The supernumerary quota is an additional reservation policy issued by the GoI, in order to provide tuition fee waiver benefit, to the students, where the annual income of the family is less than 4.5 lakhs. The supporting certificate issued by the Tahsildar has to be produced by candidates at the time of TISSNET Counselling 2020.
As per the guidelines issued by GoI, 5% seats are reserved for the person with a disability. The five categories of disability benefits are as follows:
The disability certificate must be issued by the competent government authorities and the degree of disability accepted under the quota is more than 40%. Such a person can request the assistance of a scribe. The scribe must be an undergraduate student, registered at the time of filling TISSNET Application Form. The scribe must bring a valid photo ID proof at the time of examination.
As part of the supernumerary quota of TISSNET reservation policy, 5% seats are reserved for the students of Kashmiri origin. The rule is applied as per the GoI reservation rules. Candidates seeking admission under Kashmiri Migrants seats should submit attested copies of the following documents along with the Detailed Application Form and bring the same in original at the time of PIT/PI:
Under this, 5% of seats are reserved as per the policy for the children /widows of personnel Armed/Paramilitary Forces killed/disabled in action during the hostilities in the following priority:
|1.||Widows/wards of Defense personnel/Para-Military Personnel killed in action||Proof in Original|
|2.||Wards of serving Defense Personnel and ex-servicemen/Para-Military personnel disabled in action||Original disability certificate clearly indicating the disability is attributable to Military Services|
|3.||Widows/wards of Defense Personnel/Para-Military Personnel who died in peacetime with death attributable to Military Service||Original death certificate clearly indicating the cause of death is attributable to Military Service|
|4.||Wards of Defense Personnel/Para-Military Personnel disabled in peacetime with disability attributable to Military Service||Original disability certificate clearly indicating the disability is attributable to Military Service|
|5.||Wards of serving Defense Personnel and ex-servicemen Para-Military/Police Personnel who are in receipt of Gallantry Awards||Proof of award in Original|
|6.||Wards of Defense Ex-servicemen||Original ex-servicemen Identity Card/discharge book/PPO(Pension Payment Order)|
|7.||Wards of serving Defense Personnel||Original Service Identity Cards and Dependent Card/Certificate issued by the Competent Authority|
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This quota is available for working professionals or students/ candidates who are working in the government sector on a full or part-time basis:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College
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