FAQs | Admissions, TISS


Tata Institute of Social Sciences

International Students



  • Kindly visit - http://admissions.tiss.edu/ for more information regarding programmes offered at TISS.

  • Admission Process for International students is different from Indian Admission Process.

  • All queries should be sent to international.admissions@tiss.edu

  • Admission of International students to all BA, MA, and  Ph.D. programmes is open from December 2022 –  February 2023.

  • The shortlisted candidates will have to appear for International Entrance Test (IET) or Online Written Test followed by a Skype/ Hangout Interview.

  • International students have to apply using the provided Online application link and submit all the specified documents to complete the application process.

  • The submitted Application Forms should be complete in all respects including the payment of fees. Incomplete forms will not be considered for short-listing.

  • In case you do not have all the relevant documents before the deadline, kindly inform the Office for International Affairs in advance to get the necessary approval for late submission (Permission will be only granted based on genuine reasons).

  • Admission process of International students is managed by the Office for International Affairs and hence all the queries or doubts should be addressed to the OIA Admission Team.

  • Kindly note, applications are accepted only through one channel and one cannot apply through both Indian and International channel.

  • Mere application doesn't ensure admission to any programme. Applicants need to ensure that they have read the course related information carefully before applying.

  • Only students who fulfill all the specified requirements (Academic) will be considered for the next processes.

  • Online Written Test or International Entrance Test will be conducted for all the Short-listed Students in the month of Feb.  2023.

  • The Skype/ telephonic Interview for all the Short-listed Candidates will be conducted in March 2023.

  • We request the students to kindly apply on time to avoid end minute hassles