Short Term Programmes Admissions

Short Term Programmes Selection Procedure


Diploma in Counselling

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be interviewed (in person) by the Selection Committee. The names of the selected candidates will be displayed on the Institute’s Notice Board, hosted on Institute website and also communicated through email. The institute will not take responsibility for informing the selected candidates by post.

Diploma in Gerontology

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be interviewed (in person) by the Selection Committee. The names of the selected candidates will be displayed on the Institute’s Notice Board, hosted on Institute website and also communicated through email. The institute will not take responsibility for informing the selected candidates by post.

Diploma in Youth Development & Social Change

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be interviewed (in person) by the Selection Committee. The names of the selected candidates will be displayed on the Institute’s Notice Board, hosted on Institute website and also communicated through email. The institute will not take responsibility for informing the selected candidates by post.

P.G. Diploma in Community Media

The application form must be submitted along with a typed Statement of Purpose (SOP) addressing the questions mentioned in the form.

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be assessed for selection through the following (Total Marks 200):

  1. Film Review (50 Marks): The test involves writing a review of a documentary film, which will be screened for this purpose. This will assess the candidate’s ability to relate to and critically analyse the visual medium. Duration of the test: 45 mins.

  2. Written Test (50 Marks): To assess the candidate’s understanding of socio-cultural and political issues in India, analytical abilities, written communication skills and sensitivity and commitment to social concerns and issues. Duration of the test: 45 mins.

  3. Personal Interview (100 Marks): Candidates securing less than 45% (40% for SC/ST candidates) of the aggregate of 1, 2 and 3 will not be considered for admission to the programme.

Verification of Original Documents

The verification of original documents will be carried out on the day of the written test and personal  interview (i.e September 3, 2016). The short listed candidates must produce the following documents for verification, in original. If a candidate has submitted his/her original documents like degree, marksheet, etc. to a College/ University for re-evaluation or for any other purpose, he/she is required to produce a letter from the college/university authority addressed to the Registrar of the Institute clearly indicating that the candidate’s original documents, as stated below, have been retained by the college/university for a specific purpose.

  1. Secondary School Certificate Mark-sheet (X/XI);
  2. Higher Secondary Certificate Mark-sheet (XII);
  3. First Year/I and II Semester Bachelor’s Degree Mark-sheet;
  4. Second Year/III and IV Semester Bachelor’s Degree Marksheet;
  5. Third Year/V and VI Semester Bachelor’s Degree Marksheet (if passed and if the degree is of 3 years duration);
  6. Fourth Year/VII and VIII Semester Bachelor’s Degree Marksheet (if passed and if the degree is of 4 years duration);
  7. A conversion table of grade points into percentage equivalents, in the case of grade card holders;
  8. No Objection Certificate from the employer, if employed;
  9. Certificate of Work Experience, if any.
  10. Caste/Tribe Certificate (only for SCs and STs)
  11. Caste and non-creamy layer certificate (for OBCs only)
  12. Certificate of disability (if applicable);
  13. Certificates of relevant extra-curricular activities, if any

For TISS Alumni with Masters Degree:

  1. TISS final year consolidated mark-sheet.
  2. No Objection Certificate from the employer, if employed;
  3. Certificate of Work Experience, if any.
  4. Caste/Tribe Certificate (only for SCs and Sts);
  5. Caste and non-creamy layer certificate (for OBCs only)
  6. Certificate of disability (if applicable);
  7. Certificates of relevant extra-curricular activities, if any

Important

• If any of the above documents in original are not produced for verification, or if the copies of the document attached to the Detailed Application Form do not tally with the original documents, provisional selection will be immediately canceled.

• Admission will be subject to the fulfillment of the eligibility requirements as confirmed through verification of original certificates and mark sheets, etc.

• Original documents for verification will not be accepted by Post or courier service. They have to be presented by the candidate or by his/her authorised nominee.

AFTER SELECTION FORMALITIES

Announcement of Selection

The list of candidates selected will be displayed on the Institute’s notice board on September 9, 2016. It is the responsibility of the candidate to find out the status of their result.
The Diploma Programme will commence on October 7, 2016.

Acceptance Letter

An acceptance letter should be obtained, signed and returned to the Short Term Programmes Section on or before September 23, 2016 (September 27, 2016 for wait listed candidates) if admission is accepted.

Payment of Fees

The full fees and deposits of the first semester should be paid at the Central Bank of India, Deonar Branch, Mumbai-400 088, by a Demand Draft drawn in favour of the Registrar, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, payable at Mumbai. Please note that the candidates are required to submit the Demand Draft of the requisite amount towards first semester fees and deposits at the time of verification of original documents. Otherwise, the admission will be treated as automatically cancelled.

P.G. Diploma in Digital Library & Information Management

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be interviewed (in person or telephonically) by the Selection Committee. The names of the selected candidates will be displayed on the Institute’s Notice Board, hosted on Institute website and also communicated through email. The institute will not take responsibility for informing the selected candidates by post.

P.G. Diploma in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be called for the Written Test and Personal Interview.

Executive P. G. Diploma in Hospital Administration (EPGDHA)

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be interviewed (in person or telephonically) by the Selection Committee. The names of the selected candidates will be displayed on the Institute’s Notice Board, hosted on Institute website and also communicated through email. The institute will not take responsibility for informing the selected candidates by post.

Executive P. G. Diploma in Human Resources Management

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be called for the Written Test and Personal Interview.

P.G. Diploma in Disaster Preparedness & Response

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be interviewed (in person) by the Selection Committee. The names of the selected candidates will be displayed on the Institute’s Notice Board, hosted on Institute website and also communicated through email. The institute will not take responsibility for informing the selected candidates by post.

International Certificate Programme in Professional and Personal Leadership

The selection of those candidates who fulfill the eligibility criterion will  will be done on the basis of their application.Interviews will be done by a selection committee in April 2017 if there are more than 25  applications. The names of the selected candidates will be displayed on the Institute’s website and also communicated through email. The institute will not take responsibility for informing the selected candidates by post

Certificate Programme in Development, Vulnerability & Response (6 months)

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be interviewed (in person) by the Selection Committee. The names of the selected candidates will be displayed on the Institute’s Notice Board, hosted on Institute website and also communicated through email. The institute will not take responsibility for informing the selected candidates by post.

P.G. Diploma in Inclusive Education

Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be interviewed (in person) by the Selection Committee. The names of the selected candidates will be displayed on the Institute’s Notice Board, hosted on Institute website and also communicated through email. The institute will not take responsibility for informing the selected candidates by post.