TISSNET is the national level entrance examination that is held every year by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The full form of TISSNET stands for the Tata Institute of Social Sciences National Entrance Test. TISS currently has four campuses located in different cities – Mumbai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, and Tujlapur. Each of this campus consists of modern infrastructure and advanced facilities, which help the students to study brilliantly.

TISSNET examination is conducted all over the subcontinent with thousands is students appearing for it. Students who clear the cutoff marks and are selected from the exam will be offered several degree courses from TISS. The authorities have announced the essential details and dates of the examination. In this blog, we will quickly share the vital dates and 2019 Cutoff for TISSNET entrance exam.


TISS authorities have declared all the important dates for the TISSNET 2019 examination. The students are required to follow them and carry out all the important procedure. These dates are subject to change only if the authorities decide to. To ensure that the dates have not been changed or are subject to change, the candidates will need to check the official website of the TISS official website. Here are the important dates of the 2019 TISSNET Exam.



2019 TISSNET Exam 13.01.2019
2019 TISSNET Exam Results 04.02.2019
TISSNET Personal Interview and Pre Interview 05.03.2019 – 04.04.2019
Declaration of the Final TISSNET Results 22.04.2019
Declaration of the first TISSNET Wait List 14.05.2019

Here are the essential TISSNET dates which will be required to be followed by the students willing to seek admission to the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The session for the year will commence from June 10, 2019, and all the candidates who are selected in the entrance will need to appear for all a counseling process before that. Now we will discuss the most important section of this article – TISSNET 2019 cutoff marks.


The cut off marks for the TISSNET 2019 exam will decide the students who will be selected for the degree courses offered at TISS. Those who clear the cutoff marks are only eligible to sit for the exam. The cut off scores is different for the general category students and for those who belong to the reserved categories. Here are the cutoff marks for the two groups of a student in the TISSNET 2019 exam.



Reserved Categories – SC, ST and OBC/OBC 35%
General Category 45%

So as you can see that there is a relaxation of 10% cutoff for the students belonging to the reserved categories. Here are some of the crucial aspects that always influence them.

  • Total number of students who appeared for the TISSNET 2019 entrance examination.
  • The overall difficulty of the TISSNET 2019 entrance exam conducted.
  • A total number of vacant seats available in TISS.

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According to these few factors, the cutoff marks for the TISSNET 2019 exam will be influenced. Now have a look at the cutoff marks according to the degree courses.



MA in Human Resource Management and Labour Relations

SC / ST – 70

OBC – 73


Development Studies GENERAL – 75

OBC – 63

SC / ST – 66

So these are the important cutoff marks which the students should be well aware of. The students are required to follow the cut off scores and check their results which have been declared. Those who have cleared the cut off marks will be called for Personal Interview round by TISS.

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