TISS BAT 2021 – Tata Institutes of Social Science conducts the TISS BAT (TATA Institutes of Social Science Bachelor Admission Test) for admission into BA programs. Admission takes place at 2 TISS campuses namely the Tuljapur, and Guwahati campuses. Application form for the session 2021-22 will be released online at tiss.edu. Candidates with a class 12 pass qualification, satisfying other eligibility criteria, can appear in the exam. The exam is looked forward to take place tentatively in April 2021. Get latest information on TISS BAT 2021 application form, exam date, syllabus and more here.
TISS BAT 2021
Here is a brief overview of the exam. This is a tentatively expected overview.
|Exam name||TISS BAT 2021|
|Full Form||Tata Institute of Social Sciences BA Admission Test|
|Purpose||Admission to BA programs in TISS|
|Courses offered||B. A. Social Sciences (BASS) Tuljapur and Guwahati Campuses|
and B.A. Social Work (BASW) Tuljapur Campus
|Number of questions||40|
|Exam duration||40 minutes|
|Syllabus (indicative)||General awareness (History, Geography, Media, Sports, Films, Literature, Environment, Policies, Polity, Culture, Science)|
Mathematics (Arithmetic, Geometry, Logical Reasoning, Ratio Proportion, Time Distance, Number Series, Data Interpretation)
English (Synonyms, Antonyms, Find the odd one out, Fill in the blank(s), Correct the sentence, Identify the error, Reading Comprehension)
TISS BAT Important Points
- Application is in the online mode
- Admission in B.A program in Social Sciences, B.A Social Work and Integrated BA program in Social Sciences and in Social work
- TSS BAT Exam Paper 2021 divided in 2 parts: Paper 1 (MCQ types), Paper 2 (Descriptive)
- Clearing the paper and cut off, students will be called for the counselling process.
TISS BAT Exam Dates 2021
Candidates who are willing to appear for the TISS BAT 2021 B.A programmes, must be aware of the important dates. Check the dates as per the campuses form the table given below.
Admission Timeline B. A. Social Sciences (BASS) Tuljapur and Guwahati Campuses for AcademicYear 2021-22
|Announcement of Admission||January / February 2021|
|Online Application form available from||Feb 2021|
|Last day for filling online application||Apr 2021|
|BAT – Entrance test (2pm – 3pm)||Apr 2021|
|Announcement of Merit List results in B. A. Social Sciences||May 2021|
|Online Documents uploading and payment of fees by the selected candidates B. A. Social Sciences||May 2021|
|Announcement of Waiting List||Jun 2021|
|Admission Closing Date||Jun 2021|
|Commencement of classes (Tuljapur Campus )||Aug 2021|
|Orientation and Commencement of classes (Guwahati Campus)||Aug 2021|
Eligibility Criteria for TISS BAT 2021
In order to apply for the entrance exam, candidates have to fulfill certains eligibility criteria.
- Candidates must have passed 10+2 from the recognised board/university.
- The appearing candidates of 2021 can also apply. Make sure that 12th result must be declared by month indicated by TISS.
- The candidates must be less than 23 years as on August 2, 2021
TISS BAT 2021 Application Form
Candidates have to do the TISS BAT 2021 registration and then fill the application form. Check out the steps to apply for the TISS BAT 2021
- Visit the official site of TISS BAT 2021.
- A home page of the TISS will appear in front of the screen.
- Click on the “Admission LInk” provided.
- Select the programme option “ BA Programme” .
- Register oneself by providing the details asked in correct format.
- Sign in through the registration no. generated.
- Fill the TISS BAT application form and enter the details required.
- Upload the documents such as passport size photo, signature and caste certificate.
- Make the payment of the application fee online.
|General and OBC||Rs 1025|
|SC/ST (family income below 2.5 lakhs) and OBC (non-creamy layer with less than 1 lakh income)||Rs 250|
|SC/ST (family income above 2.5 lakhs)||Rs 500|
TISS BAT Admit Card 2021
Admit card is an important document that candidates must have in order to appear for the exam. TISS BAT 2021 Hall ticket contains the information such as application no., candidate’s name, exam centre, date and timing and more.
Steps To Download The TISS BAT 2021 Admit Card:
- Visit the official site of TISS
- Click on the “Admission Link” on the homepage of the institute
- Locate and click on the “TISS BAT Admit Card 2021”
- Enter the “User Id” and “Password” and security pin
- Admit card will appear on the screen hence download the card and take the print for the future reference.
TISS BAT 2021 Exam Centres
The cities where TISS BAT exam is held every year are as follows.
TISS BAT Exam Pattern 2021
As of now TISS has not announced TISS BAT 2021 exam pattern. The expected exam pattern as per last year’s exam is as follows:
The exam paper consists of 2 parts such as Paper 1 have the MCQ type questions and Paper 2 consist of the descriptive paper. In total there are 100 questions that have to be completed with 1 and half hour time.
|Paper 1||60 minutes for the exam|
Computer Based Test
Multiple Choice Questions
60 questions from General Knowledge, English Proficiency, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation and Mathematics.
|Paper 2||30 minutes for the exam |
Offline Mode i.e Pen and Paper based
4 topics, out of which candidates have to write essay on any two topics
Topics of essays are generally social concerns, opinions and abstract thoughts on social issues
In total there will be 62 questions to attempt of 100 marks
|Paper||Question Type||Exam Type||Total Questions and total Marks|
|Paper 1||MCQ based||Online Mode||60 questions of 60 marks|
|Paper 2||Descriptive||Offline Mode||2 questions of 20 marks each|
For the entrance exam, the questions are asked from: General Awareness, Mathematics, Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning and English Proficiency in Paper 1 and Essay writing in Paper 2 concerning social issues.
|English Proficiency (Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension)||Idioms, Grammar and Vocabulary based Fill in the Blanks, Odd One Out, Jumbled Paragraphs, Synonym Antonyms, Spellings, Sentence Correction and Reading Comprehension.|
|Logical Reasoning||Alphabet and Number Series, Family and Circular Arrangement, Logical Connectivity, Coding and Decoding, Directions, Puzzles, Clock and Calendar, Cubes and Statement Conclusions|
|General Awareness||Current Affairs, Media, Advertisements, History, Geography, Politics, Economy, Constitution, Awards, Health, Technology, Environment and Nature|
|Mathematics/Numerical Ability||Integers, Fractions, Data Interpretations with Bar Graphs and Pie Charts, Time, Distance and Work, Average, Simple Interest, Compound Interest, Geometry, Profit and Loss, and Ratio, Proportion and Variation|
|Data Interpretation||Bar Graphs, Pie Charts, Tables and Venn Diagrams|
|Essay writing||There is no specified syllabus for essay writing. Candidates must be aware of social issues in the country and must know to opinionate on those issues.|
TISS BAT Result 2021
TATA Institutes of Social Science releases the TISS BAT 2021 result after the completion of the examination process. Candidates can check the result in an online mode by entering their login credentials. TISS BAT scorecard reflects the candidates score in the exam and accordingly the rank is given,
Steps to download the TISS BAT 2021 result
- Visit the official site of TISS
- Click on the “Admission Link” in the homepage
- Locate and click on the “TISS BAT Result” LInk
- Enter the user id and password
- TISS BAT result will appear on the screen.
Candidates have to take the print of the result for the future reference
TISS BAT Cut Off 2021
Cut off is the minimum marks that candidates must have to secure a seat in TISS BA admission 2021. Those who clear the cut off are called for the counselling. TISS BAT cut off depends on the several factors such as:
- No. of candidates registered for the test
- No. of candidates appeared for the test
- Seat Availability as per the courses
- Difficulty level of the exam and more
Thus candidates have to bring the equal to or more than the cut off released by the institute to participate in the admission process.
TISS BAT Counselling 2021
The candidates who qualified the cut off are called for the counselling process. Mark that for BA in Social Work, there will be a personal interview also
Facts about TISS BAT Counselling
- Verification of the certificate takes place in the counselling process.
- Counselling takes place as per the ranks of the candidates.
- There will be a personal interview for the B.A in social work. Interview carries the 50 marks.
- On the basis of the combined score of the TISS BAT & Interview, the merit list of the B.A in social work is released.
- The selected candidates have to pay a certain amount to book the seat.
List of documents required during TISS BAT Counselling are:
- TISS BAT 2021 Admit Card
- TISS BAT 2021 Result/Scorecard
- Class 10th and 12th certificate
- Caste/Category certificate issued by competent authority ( for reserved category)
- Income Certificate or Proof of Income issued by competent authority
- Migration Certificate or Transfer Certificate issued by previous board under which candidate has studied
- Character Certificate or Certificate of Conduct issued by institution in which candidate has previously studied
- Identity Proof
- Colored Passport size photo
TISS BAT Participating Institutes & Seats Intake
For the B.A courses, there are only 2 campuses of TISS. There are a total of 120 seats taken into account under the B.A courses.
|TISS Tuljapur Campus||BA (Hons) Social Work in Rural Development||30|
|TISS Tuljapur Campus||BA Programme in Social Sciences||30|
|TISS Guwahati Campus||BA Programme in Social Sciences||60|
TISS BAT 2021 FAQs
Ans: One can apply for TISS BAT in an online mode at its official site.
Ans: Exam takes place online as well as offline. Paper 1 is in online mode and the paper 2 i.e descriptive paper is in offline mode.
Ans: No, it is not available.
Ans: Two campuses i.e TISS Guwahati and TISS Tuljapur.