TISSNET 2020 Notification : Important dates & requisite Information

TISSNET is an online entrance exam conducted by Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) for admission to various masters programmes offered by them. The most popular programme which is opted by MBA aspirants is the Masters in Human Resource Management and Labor Relations. The test is conducted for all its centers at Mumbai, Tuljapur, Hyderabad, Guwahati, IMHST Chennai, MHAT Calicut and G-SET Ranchi.
IMPORTANT NOTE:-There has been a change in the Selection Process in for students seeking admission for courses offered at Mumbai campus.
TISS Management Aptitude Test (TISS-MAT)
Candidates interested in studying courses MA (HRM & LR) or MA (ODCL) offered at the Mumbai Campus will have to appear for an additional entrance test called TISS Management Aptitude Test (TISS-MAT).
  • This test (TISS-MAT) will be for 45 marks, and it will be for a total of 30 minutes.
  • Marking Scheme- 1 mark for every correct answer marked and 0.25 marks will be deducted for an incorrect answer option.
  • There is no sectional cut-off mentioned for this entrance.
Exam Pattern of TISS- MAT:-
Sections No. of Questions Total Marks
Comprehension 15 15
Management Data Interpretation 15 15
Business Awareness 15 15
The TISSNET exam consists of English, Analytical & Logical Reasoning along with General Knowledge & Knowledge on Contemporary Issues. Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of their TISSNET score. The shortlisted candidates are then called for a round of Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview (PIT/PI), leading to final selection.
The TISSNET notification is usually released in the last week of October. The registrations begin in the same week and continue till last week of December. The TISSNET exam is conducted in the first week of January and results are declared in the last week of January.
TISSNET 2020 Important Facts
A quick overview of important facts about TISSNET:
TISSNET Exam 2020 Conducting Body Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)
TISS Campuses with Admission Opportunity through TISSNET 2020 TISS Mumbai, Tuljiapur, Hyderabad, Guwahati, BALM Chennai
TISSNET 2020 Exam Date January 04, 2020
TISSNET Exam Application Process Online
Mode of TISSNET 2020 Entrance Exam Computer Based
TISSNET 2020 Test Time & Duration 2 PM to 3.40 PM (100 Minutes)
Number of Questions in TISSNET 2020 Exam 100
Sectional Division of TISSNET Exam GK, QA-LR and English
Highest Weightage Section in TISSNET GK with 40% weight
Type of Questions in TISSNET 2020 exam MCQs
Negative Marking in TISSNET 2020 exam No Negative Marking
TISSNET 2020 Important Dates
Application Begins on October 18, 2019
Last Date for Online Registration November 25, 2019
Last Date for receipt of application form by post December 3, 2019
TISSNET Admit Cards will be issued on December 18-19, 2019
TISSNET 2020 Exam January 4, 2020 (2 PM to 3.40 PM)
Availability of TISSNET Score Card February 4, 2020
Pre-Interview Test (PIT) and Personal Interview (PI) at TISS Mumbai March 11 to 21, 2020
Pre-Interview Test (PIT) and personal Interview (PI) at Guwahati to be announced
Pre- Interview Test (PIT) and Personal Interview (PI) at Hyderabad to be announced
Announcement of Selection April 21, 2020
Announcement of First Wait List of TISSNET May 11, 2020
Announcement of Second Wait List of TISSNET to be announced
Commencement of the Academic Session, 2020-22 June 8, 2020-22