TISSNET - Exam Pattern
Tata Institute of Social Sciences National Entrance Test
Form Date: 18 Oct - 29 Nov 2020 (Tentative)
Computer Based Test
Updated On - July 15 2020 by Latika Kalra
Candidates should follow the TISSNET exam pattern for scoring well in the exam as question paper structure gives a clear picture of how the exam is going to be and applicants can plan accordingly. Check the TISSNET 2021 paper pattern given below in detail:
Check the Basic Structure, Objective and Contents of TISS-NET 2021 are given below:
|Components / Sections||English proficiency||Mathematics and Logical reasoning||General Awareness|
|Number of Questions||30||30||40|
|Total Marks (100)||30||30||40|
|Sectional Cut-off||Nil||Nil||35% (14 Marks)|
|Preparation Level||Up to Class 10||Up to Class 10||Linked with Objectives of the Section|
|Objectives||Test the English language comprehension and usage||Test the quantitative skills and logical reasoning||Awareness about current affairs, developmental and socio-political issues|
|Broad Coverage (Indicative and not restrictive)|
Word Choice / sentence correction
Synonyms & Antonyms
Science & Technology
Art & Culture
In case candidate is selected for more than one programme after National Entrance Test (NET), Pre-Interview Test and Personal Interview, admission will be offered to the programme higher in the order of preference.
Tata Institute of Social Sciences defines the marking scheme for each section in TISSNET exam. There will be 100 questions each of 01 mark. General Awareness section has a weightage of 40 marks, while English Proficiency, Mathematics and Logical Reasoning section carry 30 marks each. There will be no negative marking for any wrong answer or unattempted question.
Candidates who will qualify TISSNET entrance test have to appear in the next round of TISSNET Selection Procedure which is a pre-written test.
After giving the pre-written test, candidates have to appear for a personal interview
The total marks allotted for admission in TISS is 225 marks.
18 Oct 2020
29 Nov 2020
04 Jan 2021