Five Year Integrated BA-MA Programme in Social Sciences 2017
Applications are invited to a computer based Bachelors Admission Test (BAT 2017) to seek admission into B.A. Social Sciences as part of a Five year Integrated admission to BA & MA in Social Sciences offered from TISS Guwahati, Tuljapur, and Hyderabad Campuses and BA (Hons) in Social Work (2017-20) from TISS Tuljapur campus.
B.A in Social Sciences (2017 – 20)
TISS has launched the Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences from the academic year 2012. Applicants are invited to apply for the 2017-2020 academic year.
Eligibility: A student who successfully completes the credited and non-credited requirements of the three-year (six semesters) programme will be awarded a BA Social Sciences degree.
Medium: The medium of instruction for the programme is in English.
B.A. (Hons) Social Work with specialisation in Rural Development (2017 – 20) – Tuljapur Campus
Duration: The duration of this Bachelor’s Degree Program is six semesters.
Medium: The medium of instruction is English; the students are required to write their assignments, reports and exam in English language.
Eligibility: A student who successfully completes the credited and non-credited requirements of the three-year (six semesters) programme will be awarded a BA (Hons.) in Social Work with specialization in Rural Development degree.
Admissions to BA in Social Sciences and B.A. (Hons) in Social Work with Specialization in Rural Development Programme
Applicants desirous of pursuing the BA Social Sciences program in any of the three Campuses or the BA Social Work of Tuljapur Campus will have to appear for a common TISS Admission Test – BAT-2016.
Eligibility Criteria: Students should have passed 12th Class or Intermediate in any subject stream from a Recognised Board.
Age limit: Applicant should be less than 23 years of age at the time of appearing for the Bachelors Admission Test, as on 22nd April 2017.
Application Process for Integrated Programme
Applicants 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 2017.
Applicants will enter the online application process by giving their authentic Email-ID.
Applicants are expected to use the same email id and password for the entire process till the completion of the admission process.
Applicants 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.
Applicants are encouraged to complete the process at the earliest and not delay the process of online submission till the final date.
Applicants 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 applicants (SC/ST income less than 2.5 lakhs and OBC-NC Applicants with income less than 1 lakh) the fees would be Rs.275/- can be paid online through Credit card/Debit Card/ Online transaction.
Applicants applying online will be asked to choose between two modes of payment ‘Cash’ or ‘Payment Gateway’ in the online application form.
List of Test Cities
The entrance test will be held in 22 cities and Applicants need to specify any one city: Delhi, Dimapur, Guwahati, Kolkota, Silchar, Tiruvananthapuram, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Visakhapatnam, Bengaluru, Kochi, Bhopal, Jaipur, Mumbai, Patna, Nagpur, Pune, Bhubaneshwar, Solapur and Vijayawada.
Unemployed SC/ST and OBC (NC) (including NT, DNTs & SBC from Maharashtra State) Applicants, 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 Five Year BA-MA Integrated Programme 2017
Schedule for B.A in Social Sciences (All Campuses)
Announcement of the Programme: September 29th 2016
Last day for filling online application: March 15th 2017
Issue of Hall Tickets online: 27th – 28th March 2017
Entrance test (2pm – 4pm): April 22nd 2017 (Saturday)
Announcement of Final results: May 09th 2017
Verification of certificates & Payment of fees: May 11th 2017 to May 22nd 2017
First Wait list announcement: May 25th 2017
Verification of certificates & Payment of fees: May 27th 2017 to June 08th 2017
Second list announcement: June 10th 2017
Verification of certificates & Payment of fees: June 13th to June 22nd 2017
Commencement of classes (Hyderabad & Tuljapur Campuses): July 01st 2017
Commencement of classes (Guwahati Campus): July 13th 2017
Schedule for B.A. (Hons) in Social Work with specialization in Rural Development – Tuljapur Campus
Announcement of the programme: September 29th 2016
Last day for filling online application: March 15th 2017
Issue of Hall Tickets online: 27th to 28th March 2017
Entrance Test (02.00 pm – 04.00 pm): April 22nd 2017 (Saturday)
Test Results: May 09th 2017
Personal Interview at Tuljapur Campus: To be Announced
Announcement of Final Results: June 12th 2017
Verification of documents & Payment of fees: June 15th 2017 to June 21st 2017
Announcement of First Waiting List: June 22nd 2017
Verification of documents & Payment of fees for First Waiting List: 23rd – 28th June 2017
Announcement of Second Waiting List: June 29th 2017
Verification of documents & Payment of fees for Second Waiting List: July 01st 2017
Commencement of classes: July 01st 2017
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