Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai

Mumbai (Maharashtra)   Estd : 1936 Approved by : NAAC Type : Private

Overview

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences or more famously known as TISS was established in 1936. TISS has four campuses located in Mumbai and Tuljapur in Maharashtra, Guwahati, and Hyderabad. TISS has well known for its academic excellence and is counted amongst the best universities in India.


TISS offers 50 post-graduate programmes ranging from Public Policy, Social Entrepreneurship, Social Work, Health & Hospital, Public Health, Administration, Livelihood Innovation, Mental Health, Gender, Disaster Management, Water and Energy Resources Planning and Management, Urban Planning and Management, Human Resources Management & Labour Relations, Social Entrepreneurship and Education, Rural Development. TISS also offers integrated M. Phil. – Ph. D. program in all these areas.

Facilities

Latest News

  • Seminar on Access to Criminal & Correctional Justice for Marginalized in Contemporary Indian Context

    Added on : 27 Dec, 2017

    The Tata Institute of Social Sciences is organizing a Seminar on Access to Criminal & Correctional Justice for Marginalized in Contemporary Indian Context on January 28, 2018 and the venue is Library Conference Hall (Main Campus). The seminar will discuss on challenging topics like Law enforcement agencies,Access to Justice for Victims, Rights of Prison Inmates etc.The Registration fee for Students from other Universities is Rs 1200/- & for Faculty and professionals is Rs 1700/-.The Last date for Abstract Submission is on December 30, 2017.

  • South Asia Conference on Business Models and Social Entrepreneurship

    Added on : 27 Dec, 2017

    The Tata Institute of Social Sciences is organizing a South Asia Conference on Business Models and Social Entrepreneurship on January 17, 2018  to January 19, 2018.The Conference will discuss on challenging topics like Business Models,Philanthropy,Inclusive Value Chain etc & will also establish a network of educational institutions to launch Global Masters Programme on Impact Investment to create a pool of professionals to deal with investment decisions for sustainable development.The Registration fee for Paper presenters without Accommodation is Rs 6000/- & with Accommodation is Rs 12000/-.

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Scholarships

  • Scholarship

    Scholarship management is another important function of the SPO. Under the Central Sector Scholarship Scheme of Top Class Education for SC and ST students for 2014–2015, three students from the SC community and five students from the ST community were awarded the Scholarship, which includes a laptop worth Rs. 45,000/- and Rs. 3000/- each year for books. The SPO has facilitated the process of securing Government of India Post Matric Scholarships (GoI PMS) for 128 SC students, 94 ST students, 168 OBC (NC) students, 4 from PWD and 16 from the Minority categories. These students also secured exemption from all fees including Dining Hall and Hostel charges for both the academic years. The SPO also facilitated the process of securing other scholarships for students who are not eligible for GoI PMS such as the NTPC Scholarship for SC/ST/PWD, Indira Gandhi Scholarship Scheme for Single Girl Child from the UGC, Scholarship for Persons with Disability sponsored by NHFDC and the Rajiv Gandhi National Scholarship for SC/ST for M.Phil./Ph.D. Scholars.

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Placement

The TISS has always maintained a firm commitment to excellence, specifically in terms of relevance to

  1. the wider external context, and
  2. the professional future of its students.

All teaching programmes conducted by TISS are socially relevant, contributing to building a just and equitable society. The TISS has a 100% placement record across all ...

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Awards and Rankings

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences was ranked in top Indian universities, colleges and institutes in Social, Demography and Economics research by a Stanford University study.

Contact Details of Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai

  • Contact No:
    +91-22-25525000
  • Email ID:
    infomumbai@tiss.edu
  • Website:
    http://www.tiss.edu
  • Address:
    V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai 400088