Important Announcement for TISS Aspirant 2020

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).

TISS Management Aptitude Test (TISS-MAT)

Candidates applying for MA (HRM&LR) and / or MA (ODCL) programmes, are required to appear for the TISS Management Aptitude Test (TISS-MAT) in addition to the TISS-NET Examination. The TISS Management Aptitude Test (MAT) will be conducted immediately after the TISS-NET examination.

NEGATIVE MARKING: Each correct answer will fetch 1 mark and each wrong answer will result in 0.25 negative marks.

TISS-MAT Score will be considered along with the Stage 2 of the admission process and thus will be considered only for those who are shortlisted for Stage 2. TISS-MAT Score will be aggregated with the score of PIT and PI in the following manner to arrive at the final score for selection.

  1. TISS-MAT : 30%
  2. Pre-Interview Test (PIT) : 40%
  3. Personal Interview (PI) : 30%

Basic Structure, Objective and Contents of TISS-MAT 2020 are given below


  1. Comprehension 
  2. Management Data Interpretation
  3. Business Awareness

Number of Questions: 15 Each for all these 3 Sectionals. so Total Questions would be 45.

Syllabus for TISS MAT Business Awareness Section: Knowledge of contemporary events, news, related to the economy, business, human resource management, and labour studies.

TISS MAT Business Awareness Course 2020

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TISSNET GK Course 2020

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