B.A. Admissions

B.A. Selection Procedure

TISS Bachelors Admissions 2020:

Admissions to B.A. Programme in Social Sciences and B. A. (Hons) in Social Work with specialisation in Rural Development

Selection Procedure (New for 2020-21 Admissions)
Please note changes in the admission process for the year 2020-21.
Candidates are advised to read the guidelines given below:

Admissions to Bachelors Programmes at TISS is done on the basis of a national test called TISS BAT (Bachelor Admission Test). In addition to this, the Marks of 12th Class Examination and scores of Online Personal Interview – OPI (only for BASW programme of Tuljapur Campus) will be considered for final selection as per the details below.

1) Selection to BA (Hons) in Social Work in Rural Development will be held in two stages

Stage 1: TISS-BAT is a screening test for BA (Hons) in Social Work - Tuljapur Campus. TISS-BAT is aimed at shortlisting candidates for Stage 2 based on differential cut-offs for different programmes depending on the number of seats, number of applicants and the scores secured by the candidates.

Stage 2: Online Personal Interview (OPI) – OPIs are aimed at assessing the motivation and interest of candidates in the programme. This will be done through online meeting applications. The details of the same will be shared with those who are shortlisted for OPI.

2) Selection to BA in Social Sciences at Guwahati and Tuljapur Campuses will be done on the basis of the marks of TISS BAT and 12th Class Marks in the ratio 70:30. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of the weighted score as below. There will not be any OPIs for BA Social Sciences programme.

Following are the Selection Components and respective weightages

Components BA (Hons) in Social Work - Tuljapur BA Social Sciences - Tuljapur BA Social Sciences - Guwahati
TISS BAT 40% 70% 70%
12th Class Marks 30% 30% 30%
Online Peronal Interview 30% NIL NIL
Total 100 100 100
 Merit List and Wait List preparation:

1) Programme wise Open (Unreserved) Merit List (OML) will be prepared on the basis of (i) the aggregate score as above. OML will be prepared without consideration of the category they have applied, thus providing opportunity for all candidates to get selected in the OML depending on their aggregate score.

2) After considering all the candidates in OML, separate Category wise Merit List (CML) will be drawn for the number of seats reserved for each category as per the Government of India / University Grants Commission regulations on the matter.

3) In case of a tie between two candidates with their aggregate score for selection as above the following framework will be used to select the candidate.

4) Preparation of Wait List and categories will be also done in the same manner a above.

Each candidate will be able to view the score card in the application portal. 
Please Note:

If you have any question or queries related to BA Admissions 2020 contact the Admissions Helpline on 022 - 25525252 / admissionsinfo@tiss.edu

TISS  does not  take responsibility for any information provided by any source other than  (i) http://admissions.tiss.edu  (ii) https://appln.tiss.edu and (iii) Admissions Helpline as above.

Phone number for queries ( TISS CARE) : 022 – 25525252 Email queries: admissionsinfo@tiss.edu
For queries on each campus write to the campus email id and call on the numbers given below:

Guwahati Campus

Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Tetelia Road, Jalukbari,
Guwahati, Assam
Pincode – 781 013
Ph - (0361) 2510342 /  2736765 /  2736526
Fax - (0361) 2510423
Email id  admissionsinfo@tiss.edu


Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Apsinga Road,
Tuljapur, Osmanabad District Maharastra
Pin -413601
Phone  -9270105222-23-24-25-26
Email id- admissionsinfo@tiss.edu
Fax - 02471 - 242061

Formalities to be completed after SELECTION :

Details will be notified on the TISS website at the time of declaration of the results.

Please Note: If you have any questions or quarries related to admissions 2020 contact the admission helpline on 022 25525252 write to admissionsinfo@tiss.edu.

TISS does not take responsibility for any information provided by any source other than the following.

i.        https://admissions.tiss.edu/

ii.      https://appln.tiss.edu

iii.     Admissions helpline as above