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TISSNET 2022 - Results (Out), Counselling/ Admission Dates, Updates

Updated By Tiyasa Khanra on 13 Jul, 2022 10:28

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TISSNET 2022 (Selection Process Date Out)

TISSNET 2023 official notification is most likely to release in the third week of December 2022. The TISSNET selection process will most likely be conducted tentatively in thelast week of May 2023 at TISS campuses across India. TISSNET 2022 result has been released on June 22, 2022. Tata Institute of Social Sciences has declared the TISSNET 2022 final merit list on the official website. The online documents uploading & payment of fees by the selected candidates and confirming seats from the Merit list from waitlist 1 within the prescribed window will take place from 22nd June, 2022 to 30th June, 2022. Shortlisted candidates who appeared for the Online Assessment round conducted from May 24, 2022 to June 11, 2022 will be able to check the final results on the official website. 

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) completed its Online Assessment on June 11, 2022. The TISSNET 2022 Merit List is under preparation. The date of the merit list announcement will be released soon.

TISS conducted the online assessment rounds for shortlisted aspirants from May 24 to June 11, 2022. The window for the Detailed Application Form (DAF) to register for stage 2- the online selection process of TISSNET 2022. DAF was closed on May 15, 2022.

TISSNET 2022 Result was announced on the official website on March 23. Test takers can apply for the TISSNET 2022 response sheet on the official website. Applicants who successfully cleared the TISSNET 2022 will have to appear for the Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview (PI) rounds which will begin from May 24 onwards. 

The TISSNET 2022 exam was held onFebruary 26, 2022, from 2-3:40 PM as a Computer Based Test with a duration of 100 minutes. The overall difficulty level of the exam was moderate. The direct link to download the TISSNET 2022 result is provided below.

TISSNET 2022 Result Download- Direct Link

TISSNET (short for TISS National Entrance Test) is a computer-based (online) exam, conducted for admission to 55 Masters in Social Science programs offered at TISS (Tata Institute of Social Sciences). Candidates who are appearing for the TISS examination can check the eligibility criteria of TISSNET to know all the requirements for admission. TISS offers admission to its full-time (Regular) Post-Graduate Degree Programmes (M.A., M. Sc., M.H.A., M.P.H.) offered at Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati, Hyderabad campuses, and other locations through TISSNET.

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TISSNET 2022 Latest Updates

  • Jun 22, 2022 09:00 PM: TISSNET 2022 final merit list has been released.

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TISSNET 2022 Important Dates

TISSNET 2022 will be conducted on February 26, 2022. TISSNET 2022 important dates include the exam date, form filling dates, admit card, and the results date. The candidates need to keep a track of all the important dates for TISSNET 2022 to not miss out on any important events. Take a look at TISSNET 2022 important dates below.

TISSNET Schedule

TISSNET 2022 application start date

December 17, 2021

Last date to submit TISSNET 2022 application 

February 10, 2022(Closed)

TISSNET 2022 admit card availability date

February 17 (Available)

Orientation Program for ST/SC/OBC/PwD (Pre-Admission)

February12-13, 2022

TISSNET 2022 exam date

February 26, 2022 (2:00 pm-3:40 pm)

TISSNET 2022 result announcement date

March 23, 2022 (Out)

Online DAF Opening and Closing DateApril 13 to May 15, 2022

Online Assessments

May 24 to June 11, 2022 (Begins)

TISSMAT 2022 Admit Card

May 2022

TISSMAT 2022 Exams

May 2022

TISSMAT Online Personal Interview Round

June & July 2022

Declaration of Final Admission List

July 2022

TISSNET 2022 Selection Process Result 



Announcement of final merit list 

22-Jun-2022 (After 7 PM) 

Online Documents uploading & payment of Fees by the selected candidates and confirm seat from the Merit list 

22-Jun to 30-Jun-2022 

Date of Online Assessment for Masters Program 2022 Announced: May 12, 2022 - June 9, 2022

  • Online Assessment (OA) date for Masters Programme has been announced. The details are available in the Online application form. Candidates are required  to login into to fill Detailed Application Form (DAF) Part 1 (common) and Part 2 (for shortlisted programmes) and to attend the OA.

  • After completion of DAFs the OA date and time will be visible. The zoom link for the OA will be updated two days prior to the Online Assessment.

  • Candidates must complete the DAF on or before 24 May 2022 to attend the Online Assessment and view the OA date and time.

TISSNET 2022 Highlights

Check the major highlights of TISSNET 2022 from the table provided below:



Exam Name

Tata Institute of Social Sciences National Entrance Test

Exam Level


Conducting Body

TISS Mumbai

Exam Mode


Exam Frequency

Once a year

Exam Duration

100 minutes

Exam Syllabus

  • English Proficiency
  • General Awareness
  • Mathematical Skills
  • Logical Reasoning

Exam Pattern

100 questions

Type of Questions




Exam Fees

INR 1,030 per course (General Category) and Rs 260 per course (SC/ ST)

Exam Purpose

Admission to TISS Tuljapur, TISS Hyderabad, TISS Mumbai and TISS Guwahati

Course Offered

MHA, MPH, MPH-HPEF, MPH-SELL, MA in Education, MA, MA-MSc, MMA in Social Work, MLIS

No. of Test Cities


TISSNET 2022 Conducting Body

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) was started as the Sir Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work in the year 1936. In 1944, the institute got its current name. Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) organises a National Entrance Test (NET) under the name of TISSNET for admission to all Masters programmes offered at TISS campuses at Mumbai, Tuljapur, Hyderabad, Guwahati, IMHST Chennai, MHAT Calicut and G-SET Ranchi. TISS aims to provide education to students by bringing together high-quality scholars and practitioners from different fields such as Social, Economic, Political, Physical, Habitat, Engineering, Health, Environmental Sciences. 

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TISSNET 2022 Registration

The TISSNET 2022 Registration Process began on 19th December 2021. The last date to submit the TISSNET 2022 online application was 10th February 2022. TISSNET 2023 Application Form will be available online on the official website soon. TISSNET Registration Dates will be announced along with the official notification. Candidates aspiring to take the TISSNET Exam 2023 must follow the steps below to complete the TISSNET Registration Process:

  • Visit the official website of TISSNET

  • The Login Page is displayed on the screen

  • Click on the "Click here to Register" Tab

  • Register using a valid email id

  • The candidates will get an email regarding the TISS Login and Password 

  • Login to the portal using the login credentials 

  • Upload the scanned copy of the required documents

  • Pay the TISSNET Form Fees

TISSNET Registration Fees

The TISSNET 2022 Registration fee for various categories, number of programs, and mode of payment have been tabulated below:

Student Category

For one course

For two courses

For three courses

Online Mode

Offline Mode

Online Mode

Offline Mode

Online Mode

Offline Mode

General Category

Rs 1,030

Rs 1,000

Rs 2,060

Rs. 2,000

Rs 3,090

Rs. 3,000


Rs 260

Rs 250

Rs 520

Rs 500

Rs 780

Rs 75

TISSNET Eligibility Criteria

Following are the complete TISSNET 2022 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Qualification: Candidates should have completed 15 year of formal education with any pattern of study from any recognized board.

  • The candidates must complete a Bachelor's Degree of a minimum 3 or 4 years or equivalent from UGC Recognized University.

  • Age Limit: There is no upper age limit for TISSNET 2022.

  • Appearing: Candidates appearing in the final examination of required qualification can also apply for the examination, but they must complete it before September 30, 2022.

TISSNET 2022 Exam Pattern

TISSNET 2022 is an online computer-based test with 100 MCQ questions in total. The total duration of the TISSNET 2022 Exam is 1 hour and 40 minutes. There is no negative marking, and only the General Awareness section has the sectional cut-off. 



Mode of Exam

online mode (computer-based test)

Duration of Exam

1 hour 40 minutes

Language of Exam


Total Number of Questions


Total Marks

100 marks

Type of Questions

objective type of multiple-choice questions only

Marking Scheme

+1 mark to the candidates for each correct answer given

Negative Marking

no negative markings

The basic Structure, Objective, and Contents of TISSNET 2022 are given below:

Components / Sections

English Proficiency

Mathematics and Logical Reasoning

General Awareness(GA)

Number of Questions




Total Marks (100)




Sectional Cut-off (SCO)*



·  35% (14 Marks) for Gen, EWS, KM, and AF

·  30% (12 Marks) for OBC (NC) and PWD

No Sectional Cut off for SC/ST

Preparation Level

Up to Class X

Up to Class X

Linked with Objectives of the Section


Assess English language comprehension and usage

Assess quantitative skills and logical reasoning

Assess awareness about current affairs, developmental and socio-political issues

Broad Coverage (Indicative and not restrictive)

Word Choice / sentence correction



Synonyms & Antonyms


Verbal reasoning

Reading comprehension

Basic Arithmetic

Basic Geometry

Basic Trigonometry

Basic Statistics

Number Series

Data interpretation

Logical reasoning


Social Studies

Science & Technology



Art & Culture

Indian History

* Sectional cut-off for General Awareness (GA) is applied for qualifying the TISS-NET. Candidate not scoring minimum cut-off mark for the General Awareness as above will not be qualified for TISS NET irrespective of the aggregate score

Sectional Cut Off (SCO) applied : 

  • GN, EWS, KM, and AF  – 35% i.e. 14 Marks

  • PWD and OBC(NC)  – 30% i.e. 12 Marks

  • SC and ST – No sectional cut off applied

TISSNET 2022 Good Score


Expected LOD (Level of Difficulty)

Good Score

General Awareness

Easy to Moderate


English Proficiency

Easy to Moderate


Mathematics and Logical Reasoning




Easy to Moderate


TISSNET 2022 Weightage

TISSNET 2022 Weightage has been distributed in the manner mentioned below:

  • PIT -70%
  • PI-30%

TISSNET Programmes

Stage I

                            Stage II






Final Score

All Programmes (except HRM & ODCL)

100 Marks

(30% Weightage)


50 Marks

(40% Weightage)

100 Marks

(30% Weightage)


Only for HRM & ODCL

100 Marks

(30% Weightage)

50 Marks



100 Marks

(30% Weightage)


TISSNET 2022 Application Form

Candidates need to know the following details before filling TISSNET Application Form 2022:

  • The Application form has been released through online mode.

  • Candidates can fill out the application form from 19th December 2021.

  • Candidates are asked to fill various details in the application form like Personal Details, Date of Birth, Address, Mobile Number, Email Id, Educational Details etc.

  • The details filled by candidates in the application form should be the same as it appears in their 10th marksheet, any alteration could cause rejection of application form.

  • The last date of submission of application form was till 10th February 2022.

TISSNET 2022 Admit Card

The TISSNET 2022 Admit Card was released on 17th February 2022. Candidates could download the TISSNET 2022 Admit Card by logging into the website of authority. TISSNET 2022 Admit Card contains the details such as the candidate’s name, registration number, date of exam, time of the exam, exam venue name, and address, candidate photograph and signature, and other exam related instructions. Candidates must carry the below documents also along with your TISSNET 2022 Admit Card:

  • Aadhar card

  • PAN card

  • Voter ID card

  • Passport

  • Driver’s license

TISSNET 2022 Selection Process

Tata Institute of Social Sciences is responsible for governing the TISSNET Selection Process to shortlist the candidates for admission to their M.A programmes. The selection procedure consists of the three steps mentioned below:

  1. TISSNET Exam (TISS National Entrance Test)

  2. TISS Programme Aptitude Test (TISSPAT): It will be a 45 minutes aptitude test conducted for the shortlisted candidates for TISSNET examination. Through TISSPAT exam, candidates will be shortlisted for appearing in the Online Personal Interview (OPI).

  3. OA (ONLINE Assessment) will consist of 2 components: Extempore Reflection on a given topic and Online Personal Interview (OPI)

The final scores for admission will be calculated from the candidates scores in NET, PAT and OCI. 30% of TISSNET score, 40% of TISSPAT score and 30% of OCI will be considered for admission.

TISSNET 2022 Answer Key

The official authorities of the Tata Institute of Social Science will release the TISSNET 2022 Answer Key within three days of the date of completion of the entrance exam. The TISSNET 2022 Answer Key will be released in online mode on the official web page of the TISS in PDF format. The candidates will have to use their application number and password to get the TISSNET 2022 Answer Key from the official web page. The candidates will have to use their registration number and date of birth to download the TISSNET 2022 Answer Key from the official web page of the TISS. By using the TISSNET 2022 Answer Key, the candidates will be able to check their performance and get an idea about the total scores secured by the candidate in the entrance exam.

TISSNET 2022 Results

The TISSNET 2022 Results will be released online by the official authorities of the Tata Institute of Social Science. The TISSNET 2022 Results of the entrance exam will contain the details about the marks secured by the candidates in the entrance exam. With the help of the TISSNET 2022 Results, the candidates will be able to know whether they are qualified or disqualified in the entrance exam.

TISSNET 2022 Merit List

The official authorities will release the TISSNET 2022 Merit List through online mode. Candidates securing higher marks in the entrance exam than the minimum qualifying exam will be shortlisted for the TISSNET 2022 Merit List. Based on the first TISSNET 2022 Merit List, the official authorities will invite the shortlisted candidates to appear for the Pre – Interview and Group Discussion round. Then later on after the completion of the Pre – Interview and Group Discussion round, the official authorities will prepare a final TISSNET 2022 Merit List.

TISSNET 2022 Changes in MA (HRM) and MA (ODCL)

Given below are some of the key changes in TISSNET for MA (HRM) and MA (ODCL) for 2022-24.

  • TISSNET will be an online exam with a duration of 100 minutes.
  • Candidates can apply for a maximum of 3 MA programs. Barring MA (HR) and MA (ODCL), candidates can choose one more MA program.

  • The shortlisting will be done based on TISSNET scores for the Online PI round.

  • Once the shortlisting is done, candidates have to appear in TISSMAT/ TISSPAT before the online personal interview. However, due to the cancellation of these exams, the revised admission process announced by TISS will be applicable.

  • The Online Assessment and Online Personal Interviews will be conducted for all candidates. No offline process is defined for the same.

  • TISSMAT is a common test only for MA (HRM) and MA (ODCL) programs and it should not be taken separately for each of the two programs.

  • Final Admission will be based on TISSNET, TISSMAT, and OPI.

TISSNET 2022 Key Changes for Other MA Programmes

Listed below are some key changes for TISSNET other MA programmes

  • Candidates can apply for a maximum of 3 programmes.
  • Take Online 100 Minutes TISSNET Entrance Exam
  • The time duration for each TISSPAT is 45 minutes. For example, if you apply for 2 different MA programmes, you will spend 90 minutes on two TISSPAT exams.
  • The shortlisting will be done on the basis of TISSNET for online PI.
  • After shortlisting, it is mandatory to appear in TISSPAT before online PI for each MA programme separately.
  • PI for TIS admission 2022 will be held online only.
  • TISSNET 2022 weightage has been reduced and for TISSPAT, it has increased compared to last year.
  • Final admission will be done on the basis of TISSNET, TISSPAT, and performance in PI.

TISSNET 2022 Exam Centres

TISSNET 2022 exam centres have been divided into four regions - North, South, East, and West. The table below provides the list of TISSNET exam centres in each region. 

East Region

West Region

North Region

South Region



New Delhi








Greater Noida




























TISSNET 2022 Preparation Tips

The candidates will be able to get detailed information about the TISSNET 2022 Preparation Tips for the preparation of the entrance exam from the below section.

  • Firstly, the candidates must get all the details about the exam paper pattern and exam syllabus.

  • Candidates must mark the important topics and weightage for each topic, on the basis of TISSNET Previous Years’ Question Papers. 

  • They must get hold of good study material and books from the market to prepare well for the TISSNET 2022 Exam.

  • Candidates must complete each topic and solve mock tests or sample questions to analyse their understanding of the topic covered in the TISSNET 2022 Exam.

  • They must also make some short notes, flow charts, and note down the points and formulas that need revision separately, for effective preparation of the TISSNET 2022 Exam.

Contact Details

TISS Mumbai

Tata Institute of Social Sciences,
V.N. Purav Marg,
Mumbai - 400 088

TISS Tuljapur

Tata Institute of Social Sciences,
School of Rural Development,
Tuljapur-413 601,
District - Osmanabad, Maharashtra, India.

TISS Hyderabad

SR Sankaran Block,
AMR–AP Academy of Rural Development,
Hyderabad 500 030.

TISS Guwahati

14-A, Bhuban Road, 
Guwahati 781 001

Phone Number

022 - 2552 5252

Important Dates

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Related Questions

How to prepare for TISSNET? I want to join TISS for MHA in 2021 at any cost. I have already started my preparation but can you give me proper guidance. Please help!!

-shruti singhUpdated on July 29, 2020 07:52 PM
  • 1 Answer
Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

To prepare for TISSNET is not that difficult a task and since you have a few months before the exam, it is advisable to begin the preparation as soon as possible so that you get a lot of time for practice as well. It is also a good strategy to take mock tests for TISSNET. Given below is the preparation strategy for TISSNET which will help you with the preparation. It also includes the section-wise preparation strategy.

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Does TISS accept CAT scores?

No, TISS does not accept CAT scores. The college conducts its own entrance examination i.e TISSNET.

What is TISS MAT?

TISS MAT is a common entrance exam conducted for admission in the MA ODCL or MA HRM&LR courses offered by TISS Mumbai

How can I check the important dates for TISSNET?

You can check the important dates for TISSNET from the official website of Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Do I have to appear for TISSNET to get admission in TISS Mumbai?

Yes, you will have to appear for TISSNET to get admission in TISS Mumbai

What are the exam centres of TISSNET?

There are many exam centres of TISSNET. Some of them are Ranchi, New Delhi, Bhubaneswar, Visakhapatnam, Gwalior and Madurai

Is TISSNET conducted every year?

Yes, TISSNET is conducted every year. The exam is conducted in the month of January every year.

Why TISSNET is conducted?

TISSNET is conducted for admission in the Post-Graduate Degree Programmes offered by Tata Institute of Social Sciences

When will the TISSNET 2021 be conducted?

TISSNET 2021 will be conducted on February 20, 2021

Who conducts TISSNET?

TISSNET is conducted by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences

What is the full form of TISSNET?

The full form of TISSNET is TISS National Entrance Test

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