TISSNET 2021 Eligibility Criteria: TISS MA Eligibility, Work Ex

TISSNET Eligibility Criteria 2021

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) has finally released the application form for TISSNET 2021. With it, the varsity has also published the TISSNET 2021 eligibility criteria. To be specific, TISS has published the eligibility criteria to take admission in MA programs in the institute.

Candidates who are eyeing for a seat in TISS, should first of all check that they satisfy the eligibility criteria. And then they should fill up the application form.

Minimum Educational Qualification

When you see the course wise eligibility conditions below, you will see that TISS specifies “Minimum Educational Qualification” as the only criteria for some courses. The points that come under this criteria i.e. minimum educational qualification, is elaborated here.

Degree: Completed Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree of minimum of 3 or 4 years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 year bridge course pattern of study or any other pattern fulfilling the mandatory requirements of 15 years formal education) from a university recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India.

Degree Completion: Those completing final year (including exams plus internships) by September 2021* are also eligible.

(* and ** – These dates were mentioned on the eligibility criteria page on the date that registration started. If there is any change in this, you will see it at tiss.edu.)

The above criteria is the only condition for most programs for TISS NET 2021. The programs that have additional conditions are: MA ODCL, MA Health Administration, MA Hospital Administration, MA Health Policy, MA Economics and Finance, MA Social Epidemiology, B.Ed-M.Ed (Integrated, Three-Years), M.A./M.Sc. (Urban Policy and Governance), Master of Arts in Applied Psychology (Clinical and Counseling Practice), Master of Law (Access To Justice).

To know the exact TISSNET 2021 eligibility criteria for these, read on.

The minimum educational qualification stated above, is referred to as MEQ in the following sections.

Eligibility Criteria for TISS 2021 Program Wise

TISS Mumbai Campus

S.No.CenterProgramCodeEligibility Criteria
1SSWMaster of Arts in Social Work  (Children and Families)CFMEQ
2SSWMaster of Arts in Social Work  (Criminology and Justice)CJMEQ
3SSWMaster of Arts in Social Work (Community Organisation and Development Practice)CODPMEQ
4SSWMaster of Arts in Social Work  (Dalit and Tribal Studies and Action)DTAMEQ
5SSWMaster of Arts in Social Work  (Disability Studies and Action)DSAMEQ
6SSWMaster of Arts in Social Work (Livelihoods and Entrepreneurship)LEMEQ
7SSWMaster of Arts in Social Work  (Mental Health*)MHMEQ
8SSWMaster of Arts in Social Work (Public Health)PHMEQ
9SSWMaster of Arts in Social Work (Women Centred Practice)WCPMEQ
10SMLSMaster of Arts (Labour Studies and Practice)LSPMEQ
11SMLSMaster of Arts(Human Resources Management and Labour Relations)HRMMEQ
12SMLSMaster of Arts (Social Entrepreneurship)SEMEQ
13SMLSMaster of Arts (Organisation Development, Change and Leadership)OD– Completed Bachelors degree.
– Have 2 years (24 months) work ex after Bachelors degree
14SMLSMaster of Arts /Master of Sciences (Analytics)ANAMEQ
15SHSSMaster of Public Health  (Health Administration)HE– Completed 3 yr bachelor degree in any discipline. OR
-4 yr bachelor degree in medicine, paramedical sciences and other four year programme like pharmacy, veterinary sciences, engineering and law.
– Those in final year should complete exams and internship by 15 Jun 2021.
16SHSSMaster of ( Hospital Administration )HO-do-
17SHSSMaster of Public Health  (Health Policy, Economics and Finance)PHHP-do-
18SHSSMaster of Public Health  (Social Epidemiology)PHSE-do-
19SDSMaster of Arts (Development Studies)DSMEQ
20SDSMaster of Arts (Women’s Studies)WSMEQ
21SEMaster of Arts in Education (Elementary)EEMEQ
22CEIAR  Master of Arts (Education)ED(M)MEQ
 23CEIARB.Ed-M.Ed (Integrated, Three-Years)B.ED-M.Ed– Masters degree (MSc/MA/MCom) holders can apply. Admission will to relevant pedagogic specialisation as per academic disciplinary specialisation / major.
– Min 55% ( 50% in case of SC/ST) in postgraduate qualification as per NCTE requirement.
– Complete all requirements of final year Master’s Degree examinations by 15 June 2021.
24SMCSMaster of Arts (Media and Cultural Studies)MCMEQ
25SHSM.A./M.Sc. (Environment ,Climate Change and Sustainability Studies)ECCSSMEQ
26SHSM.A./M.Sc. (Regulatory, Policy Governance)RPGMEQ
27SHSM.A./M.Sc. (Urban Policy and Governance)UPG– Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Management, Physical Sciences, Geography, Planning, Law, or Social Sciences, with an interest in habitat-related issues/sectors
28SHSM.A./M.Sc. (Water Policy and Governance)WPGMEQ
29JTCDMM.A./M.Sc. (Disaster Management)DMMEQ
30SHEMaster of Arts in Applied Psychology (Clinical and Counseling Practice)APCCLP– B.A./B.Sc. Honors in Psychology Or
– B.A./B.Sc. General – with minimum of three papers in Psychology OR
– Any Bachelors Degree and completed a University recognized one-year, part-time/full-time post-graduate diploma in counseling fulfilling the UGC criterion of minimum 40 credits (Distance and online diploma courses will not be considered)
31CLIMSMaster of (Library and Information Science)MLISMEQ
32SLRCGMaster of Law (Access To Justice)ATJ– LL.B. Degree with 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST). – Appearing in final LL.B. Examination in April / May, 2021 can also apply

TISS Tuljapur Off-Campus

S.No.CenterProgramCodeEligibility Criteria
1RDMaster of Arts in Social Work ( Rural Development)RD (T)MEQ
2 DPPPMaster of Arts/Master of Sciences ( (Development Policy, Planning and Practice)DPPP (T)MEQ
3 SEMaster of Arts (Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship)SE (T)MEQ
4 SLNGMaster of Arts/Master of Sciences (Sustainable Livelihoods, Natural Resources Management and Governance)SLNRMG (T)MEQ

TISS Hyderabad Off-Campus

S.No.CenterProgramCodeEligibility Criteria
1 RDGMaster of Arts (Rural Development and Governance)RDG (H)MEQ
2 EDMaster of Arts (Education)ED (H)MEQ
3 PPGMaster of Arts (Public Policy and Governance)PPG (H)MEQ
4 DSMaster of Arts (Development Studies)DS (H)MEQ
5 WSMasterof Arts (Women’s Studies)WS (H)MEQ
6 NRGMaster of Arts (Natural Resources & Governance)NRG (H)MEQ

TISS Guwahati Off-Campus

S.No.CenterProgramCode Eligibility Criteria
1 EESDMaster of Arts (Ecology, Environment and Sustainable Development)EESD (G) MEQ
2LSSSMaster of Arts (Labour Studies and Social Protection)LSSS (G)MEQ
3PACSMaster of Arts (Peace and Conflict Studies)PCS (G)MEQ
4 SSAMaster of Arts (Sociology and Social Anthropology)SSA (G)MEQ
5CODPMaster of Arts in Social Work (Community Organisation and Development Practices)SWCODP(G)MEQ
6LEMaster of Arts in Social Work (Livelihoods and Entrepreneurship)SWLE (G)MEQ
7COMaster of Arts in Social Work  (Counselling)SWCL (G)MEQ
8PHMaster of Arts in Social Work ( Public Health)SWPH (G)MEQ

Major Highlights of TISSNET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should have at least a graduation degree from a recognized institution.
  • All aspects of the degree including exam and internship should be over by 15th June 2021 (or as per the timeline assigned by TISS).
  • Course specific eligibility criteria, some that require minimum percentage, specific degrees, work experience are also made available.

For updates to TISSNET eligibility criteria 2021, candidates should check tiss.edu.

Only those who are eligible should go ahead for TISSNET 2021 registration.

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