TISS-NET is a computer-based test with 100 objective type multiple choice questions (MCQ). Those with basic working knowledge of computer can take the test easily.
TISS-NET 2020 will be held on 4th January, 2020, from 2pm to 3.40 pm across several centres located in different parts of the country.
Candidates applying or single or multiple programmes will attend only one test and the TISS-NET Score will be valid for all the programmes applied for.
NO NEGATIVE MARKING applicable for TISS-NET for any programme. (However negative marking will be applicable for TISS-MAT administered to candidates applying for MA Human Resource Management & Labour Studies and MA Organisation Development, Change and Leadership).
Medium of TISS-NET will be English.
Duration of the test - 2 pm to 3.40 pm (1 hour & 40 minutes)
Basic Structure, Objective and Contents of TISS-NET 2020 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||Upto Class X||Upto Class X||Linked with Objectives of the Section|
|Objectives||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
Science & Technology
Art & Culture