M.A. Admissions

M.A. Interviews


Programme Aptitude Test (TISS-PAT/MAT) and Online Personnel Interview (OPI):
Eligibility for Programme Aptitude Test and Online Personal Interview (TISS-PAT/MAT and OPI):

Short-listing of candidates for the second stage of selection (TISS-PAT/MAT and OPI) will be based on the TISS-NET Mark and the ratio on the number of seats announced for individual programmes. Only short-listed candidates will receive call letters for the second round (TISS-PAT/MAT and OPI) to be held in Centres in the month of April/May 2021. This year The TISS-PAT/MAT will be conducted after the Online Personal Interview.

Programme Aptitude Test (TISS-PAT) is programme specific and might have variations across different programmes. TISS-PAT is a 45 mins test conducted for individual programmes. The details of the TISS-PAT format will be updated soon. The TISS-PAT is scheduled to be held on May 08, 2021, across India.

Management Aptitude Test (TISS-MAT) will replace TISS-PAT for two programmes (i) MA Human Resource Management & Labour Relations (HRM &LR) and (ii) MA Organisation Development, Change and Leadership (ODCL) of Mumbai Campus. The TISS-MAT will be a combination of both computer-based MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) and descriptive writing for a duration of 45 minutes and 50 Marks. Negative marking for wrong answers will be applicable for TISS-MAT. The TISS-MAT is scheduled to be held on May 08, 2021, across India.

Online Personal Interview (OPI):

OPI is conducted separately for each programme applied. The OPI is scheduled to be held from April 27, 2021 to May 07, 2021. Candidates can attend the TISS-PAT / TISS-MAT only after attending the Online Personal Interview (OPI) as the case may be.