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TISS BAT 2017 | TISS BA Hons and BA Social Sciences Admission 2017

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TISS notifies Admission to B.A. Hons. and B.A. (Social Sciences) 2017-20

TISS BAT 2017 is the Tata Institute of Social Sciences Bachelor Admission Test. TISS BAT 2017 is the all India level entrance exam for admission in  BA in Social Sciences (offered in all TISS campuses), and BA Hons in Social Work with specialization in rural development (offered only in TISS Tuljapur Campus)
Offered from TISS campuses in Guwahati, Hyderabad & Tuljapur & B.A. (Hons) in Social Work with specialisation in Rural Development (3 years) (2017-20) offered from TISS Tuljapur Campus



Intake Capacity

Hyderabad - 60 (intake in BASS Program); Not Applicable (Intake in BASW (Hons) Program)

Guwahati - 60 (intake in BASS Program); Not Applicable (Intake in BASW (Hons) Program)

Tuljapur - 30 (intake in BASS Program); 30 (Intake in BASW (Hons) Program)

Eligibility for TISS BA admission 2017

Students should have passed 12th Class or Intermediate in any subject stream from a Recognized Board. Students who have studied International Baccalaureate Diploma and will be completing 12th class with clear results declared by June 2017 are eligible to apply
Candidates who have appeared for their 12th class or Intermediate final exams and are awaiting results are also eligible to apply. Final pass result should be produced at the time of joining the programme, if selected

Age Limit

Candidate should be less than 23 years of age at the time of appearing for the Bachelors Admission Test, as on April 22, 2017. Applications from candidates over this age will not be entertained

Medium of Instruction

The medium of instruction is English. The students are required to write their assignments, reports and examination in English language

Reservation

Reservation of seats is as per Govt. of India requirements - 15% for Scheduled Castes, 7.5% for Scheduled Tribes, 27% for Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) and 1% for Kashmiri Migrants
The 3% for Persons with Disability as per Disability Act (which is 1% each reserved for persons with (a) Low Vision/Blindness, (b) Hearing Impairment, and (c) Learning Disability/Cerebral Palsy) and 5% for Arm Forces (Supernumerary Quota, respectively)

The TISS Guwahati Campus has been estd with support from the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (MDONER), Govt. of India
The campus is expected to benefit students from the eight States in the region. 66% of the seats will be proportionately distributed amongst the eight North-eastern States (seats allocated to each of the states will follow the reservation norms of that State); and 34% of the seats for students from rest of India (GoI reservation norms applied to these seats)

Selection Procedure for TISS BA admission 2017

Model and marks of the entrance test (B.A. in Social Sciences)
The entrance test will be of 90 minutes duration and the total marks will be 100
Part A - will be a 60-minute test with multiple-choice questions on current affairs, social awareness and logical and analytical reasoning, carrying 60 marks.
Part B - will be a written test with a set of descriptive questions in English. Candidate is expected to write two short answers in 30 minutes carrying 40 marks. It is compulsory for the candidates to attempt both the parts and make sure that they qualify in both the modes
Details will be notified on the TISS website at the time of declaration of the results

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Information about Entrance Test Centres
A computer based entrance test will be held on April 22, 2017 at designated Test Centres
Candidates are expected to give preference for one centre in the online application. Candidates cannot change this choice through a phone call or email or in person

List of Test Cities

The entrance test will be held in 22 cities and candidates need to specify any one city. Each city may have more than one centre depending on the number of applicants. The admit card will have this information
Delhi; Visakhapatnam; Solapur; Dimapur; Bengaluru; Vijayawada; Guwahati; Kochi; Kolkota; Bhopal; Silchar; Jaipur; Tiruvananthapuram; Mumbai; Ahmedabad; Patna; Chennai; Nagpur; Hyderabad; Pune; Lucknow; Bhubaneshwar

How to Apply for TISS BA admission 2017

Candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria should apply for the programme only through an online process by visiting the admissions link on the TISS website on or before 15th March 20117

Candidates will enter the online application process by giving their authentic Email-ID
Candidates are expected to use the same email id and password for the entire process till the completion of the admission process. Candidates will have an option to fill the form and complete the processes entirely at one go or fill partially and save the form for completion before the due date

Candidates are encouraged to complete the process at the earliest and not delay the process of online submission till the final date

Candidates are expected to give their preference for one centre only in the online application; this preference cannot be changed through a phone call or email or in person



Application fees of Rs.1025/-, for eligible candidates (SC/ST income less than 2.5 lakhs and OBC-NC candidates with income less than 1 lakh) the fees would be Rs.275/- can be paid online through Credit card/Debit Card/ Online transaction
Candidates applying online will be asked to choose between two modes of payment 'Cash' or 'Payment Gateway' in the online application form

Deposit the cash amount mentioned on the challan in any branch of State Bank of India

The bank will return two copies of the challan copy (Student Copy and TISS Copy) with the bank’s seal, signature and journal number on it. Candidates have to then scan the 'TISS Copy' of the challan, login back to the online application system and upload it

Please note that in case of payment by cash deposit in an SBI branch, the SBI will charge Rs.50/- as their processing fee, which has to be paid separately, and is not a part of the application fees
Candidates who reach the BAT centre with no admit card and proofs of identity will not be allowed to sit for the test
No admit cards will be mailed or posted by the institution

For all other queries, calls can be made to TISS care number (022-25525252) and emails can be sent to BA [email protected]

Application Fees

Unemployed SC/ST and OBC (NC) (including NT, DNTs & SBC from Maharashtra State) candidates, whose parent's/guardian's income is less than Rs.2.5 lakhs and Rs.1 lakh respectively, are eligible for concessional application Fee of Rs.275/- (for online payment) & Rs.250/- (for Bank Challan)

Important Dates for TISS BA admission 2017

Schedule for B.A in Social Sciences (All Campuses)

Announcement of the Programme: 29th September 2016
Last day for filling online application: 15th March, 2017
Issue of Hall Tickets online: 27th - 28th March 2017
Entrance test (2pm – 4pm): 22nd April 2017 (Saturday)
Announcement of Final results: 09thMay 2017
Verification of certificates & Payment of fees: 11th May 2017 to 22nd May 2017
First Wait list announcement*: 25th May 2017
Verification of certificates & Payment of fees: 27th May 2017 to 08th June 2017
Second list announcement*: 10th June 2017
Verification of certificates & Payment of fees: 13th June to 22nd June 2017
Commencement of classes (Hyderabad & Tuljapur Campuses): 01st July 2017
Commencement of classes (Guwahati Campus): 13th July 2017

Schedule for B.A. (Hons) in Social Work with specalisation in Rural Development - Tuljapur Campus

Announcement of the programme: 29th September 2016
Last day for filling online application: 15th March 2017
Issue of Hall Tickets online: 27th to 28th March 2017
Entrance Test (02.00 pm - 04.00 pm): 22nd April 2017 ( Saturday)
Test Results: 09th May 2017
Personal Interview at Tuljapur Campus: To be Announced
Announcement of Final Results: 12thJune 2017
Verification of documents & Payment of fees: 15thJune 2017 to 21stJune 2017
Announcement of First Waiting List: 22nd June 2017
Verification of documents & Payment of fees for First Waiting List: 23rd - 28thJune 2017

Announcement of Second Waiting List: 29th June 2017
Verification of documents & Payment of fees for Second Waiting List: 01st July2017
Commencement of classes: 01st July 2017

TISS Guwahati
Tata Institute of Social Sciences Guwahati, Hyderabad, Tuljapur Deemed University u/s 3 of the UGC Act 1956 Email [email protected], Website www.tiss.edu