TISS is a unique institution that brings together high quality scholars and practitioners from Social, Economic, Political, Physical, Habitat, Engineering, Health, Environmental Sciences to create interdisciplinary teaching and research programmes combined with field action to address the most critical current and emerging issues of the nation. Tata Institute of Social Sciences Bachelor’s Admission Test (TISS-BAT 2017) has been announced the notification and the exam will be conducted on May 14 / 2017 for seeking admission into five year Integrated B.A-M.A programme in Social Sciences offered in TISS campuses at Guwahati, Hyderabad and Tuljapur for the commencing academic session 2017. Totally there will be 180 seats in each campus 60 seats will be there eligible Candidates can choose only one campus in the online application. No transfers are permitted between the campuses.
Eligibility Criteria & Educational Qualifications
Candidate must be citizen of India. Coming to the educational qualifications candidate should have passed Class 12 or intermediate in any subject stream from a recognized board.Those who have appeared for their Class 12 or intermediate final exams and are awaiting results are also eligible to apply.
Candidate should have minimum age limit of 17 years old
Application fees of Rs.1025/-, for eligible candidates (SC/ST income less than 2.5 lakhs and OBC-NC candidates with income less than 1 lakh) the fees would be Rs.275/- can be paid online through Credit card/Debit Card/ Online transaction. Candidates applying online will be asked to choose between two modes of Payment’Cash’or’Payment Gateway’ in the online application form. Deposit the cash amount mentioned on the challan in any branch of State Bank of India. The bank will return two copies of the challan copy (Student Copy and TISS Copy) with the bank’s seal, signature and journal number on it.
Candidates have to then scan the ‘TISS Copy’ of the challan, login back to the online application system and upload it. Please note that in case of payment by cash deposit in an SBI branch, the SBI will charge Rs.50/- as their processing fee, which has to be paid separately, and is not a part of the application fees
Candidate need to apply through official website by providing required details on or before the closing date.
The duration of the entrance test will be 90 minutes.
The paper will be of total 100 marks. The paper will be divided into two parts. Part A will consist of multiple choice questions on current affairs, social awareness and logical and analytical reasoning. It will be of total 60 marks. Part B will be a written test with a set of descriptive questions in English. Candidates are expected to write two short answers in 30 minutes carrying 40 marks. It is compulsory for the candidates to attempt both the parts.
The last date for filling the online application form is March 31
Hall tickets will be issued online from April 12
Entrance test will be conducted on May 14
Results will be declared on May 20