TISSNET 2019 Cutoff

18 Sep, 2018

TISSNET 2019 Cutoff – The cutoff is the minimum marks a candidate requires to score for admission in various PG programs offered by TISS. The entrance exam of TISSNET 2019 is most probably held in the month of January. For qualifying the TISSNET exam candidates to need to score in the range of 72+/-2.  For OBC the maximum scoring marks are 67. These are the minimum marks required for the candidates to score and to qualify the exam to become eligible for next round of selection process. This year the qualifying mark is high for both the categories. TISSNET is a nationwide entrance exam for admission in Masters in Social Sciences and other 54 related programmes at Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The minimum qualifying Marks is 35 % for SC, ST while for others is 45%. The final admission to MA  and other full-time PG courses is offered based on TISSNET entrance Exam, PIT, and PI, as well as specific weightages, are assigned to these factors as per category. For more details on TISSNET 2019 Cutoff candidate can read the article given below.

Important Dates about TISSNET 2019 Cutoff  

TISSNET cutoff will be released along with the result. TISSNET exam will be held on 19th January 2019. Therefore, candidate besides knowing the important date of TISSNET 2019 exam must go through the following table to know the important dates of the other events of TISSNET for the year 2019.

TISSNET 2019 Cutoff Dates

    TISSNET Events 2019


    Application Release

    22nd October 2018

    Online Application Submission Last Date

    10th December 2018

    Receipt of Application Form via Post Last Date

    12th December 2018

    Admit Card Issue

    26-27th December 2018

    Exam Date

    19th January 2019

    Result Declaration

    Last week of January 2019

    PI & PIT Admission Rounds

    Last week of February to Last week of March 2019

    Final Selection Announcement

    Last week of April 2019


    What is TISSNET Cutoff 2019?

    TISSNET cutoff is the minimum marks candidates need to score and those who satisfy the criteria that are securing more than or equal to TISSNET cutoff criteria will be shortlisted for the next round of selection procedure. The next round consists of PIT and PI round.

    Types of TISSNET cutoff

    For the ease of the candidate different types of TISSNET cutoff are explained below:

    TISSNET 2019 Qualifying Cutoff:  TISS, the examination body has set the minimum qualifying minimum marks for the written test. The cutoff to qualify the test for SC, ST category is 35% and for General is 45% as per the Examination Authority. Moreover, admission will be considered on the basis of merit list and does not guarantee a seat for a program based on cut off.

    TISSNET 2019 Cutoff for PIT & PI selection: The cutoff marks will be decided by TISS for TISSNET 2019. The candidates qualifying for TISSNET 2019 will be shortlisted for next round that is for PIT and PI. The merit list prepared will be based on the cutoff score. Only shortlisted candidates will receive call letters for the second round of the selection process

    TISSNET 2019 Cutoff for Admission: Admission will be offered on the basis of scores obtained in TISSNET 2109 including PIT and PI. The weightages for final merit lists for general is 45% and for reserved category is 35%.

    Factors that affect TISSNET 2019 cutoff

    The cutoff of TISSNET 2019 exam will be calculated after taking into consideration the following factors.

    Number of candidates appearing for the exam

    Number of seats available

    Difficulty level of the test

    TISSNET Cutoff of Previous Years’

    Candidates can check the previous years’ TISSNET cutoff in the table given below.

    TISSNET 2017 Cutoff

    Name of the course Category Cutoff
    MA in Human Resource Management and Labour Relations General 82
    OBC 73
    SC/ST 70
    Development Studies General 75


    TISSNET Cutoff (2013 to 2016)

    Category Cutoff Scores    
    2016 2015 2014 2013
    General 73 – 76 74-77 70-73 77-81
    Other Backwards Classes 65-68 63-66 77-81
    Scheduled Caste 58-62 55-58 73-77
    Scheduled Tribe 54-56 50-54 67-71
    Person with Disability 62-65 58-61 65-67
    Kashmiri Migrants 64-68 63-66 74-78


    TISSNET Result 2019

    The result of TISSNET 2019 will release in the month of January. The online result will be available in the form of scorecards for this candidates need to download the result from the official website by using login credentials that are User Id and password.  The result consists of sectional TISSNET score, cutoff and qualifying status. The final merit list will be announced after the completion of a PIT and PI rounds.

    TISSNET 2019 Selection Procedure.

    The main aim of this exam is to screen the right candidates for PG and other full-time courses offered by TISS. The selection procedure consists of two rounds first round is TISSNET exam and second round is PIT and PI round. With the declaration of the result, the participating institutions will release their respective cutoff and the

    About TISSNET 2019

    TISSNET is a national level entrance exam conducted by TISS Mumbai for the aspirants willing to take admission in M. A and other fulltime PG courses. There are only 150 seats in the school of Management and Labour Studies. The computer-based test of TISSNET will comprise the sections General Knowledge, Logical Reasoning, Analytical Ability and English Proficiency. Admissions will be based on TISSNET scores and performance based on PIT and PI.

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