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VN Purav Marg
Pin Code: 400088
Telephone: +91-22-25561548, 25507486
Official Website / Institution home page: tiss.edu; Admissions Website: admissions.tiss.edu
Institution Type: Deemed University as per Section 3 of the Grants Commission Act, 1956 (3 of 1956)
Membership: The University is a member of The Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
UGC Recognition: Yes
UGC Grants: Funded By UGC
Vision of the Institution
Vision of the TISS has been to be an institution of excellence in higher education that continually responds to changing social realities through the development and application of knowledge, towards creating a people-centred, ecologically sustainable and just society that promotes and protects dignity, equality, social justice and human rights for all. The TISS works towards its vision through:
Creation and provision of socially relevant and high quality professional education in a wide range of inter-disciplinary areas of Social Sciences to a larger number of students from all sections of the society in the country.
Facilitation of autonomous research and dissemination of knowledge.
Support knowledge creation through strong M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes and Post-Doctoral scholars.
Strategic extension, field action and advocacy through training and capacity building of State and non-State institutions and personnel.
Initiate field action and advocacy to demonstrate and facilitate creation of policies and programmes.
Professional response to natural and human-made disasters, through participation in relief and rehabilitation activities.
Mission of the Institution
In pursuance of its vision and guiding principles, the Tata Institute of Social Sciences organises teaching programmes to facilitate the development of competent and committed professionals for practice, research and teaching; undertakes research; develops and disseminates knowledge; and reaches out to the larger community through extension, at the local, national, regional and international levels.
Admission Procedure: Objective Test, essay test, GD and Interview
Size of the Class: 42
Faculty Student Ratio: 1:4
Average Annual Salary: Rs. 7 lakh domestic; Not Available International
Biggest recruiter: IBM
Star Recruiter: Lehman Brothers
Student Profile: Male:Female (3:7); Engineer:Non-engineer (1:1); With work experience:Fresher (1:2)