The National Entrance Test (NET) for admission to Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS-NET), had a lot of changes from the expected pattern. The paper had 100 questions, each carrying 1 mark and with no penalty for wrong answer. The paper was not divided into sections. The duration of the exam was 100 minutes. The questions were from following areas:

  • English Language: 30 questions
  • Mathematical Ability: 30 questions
  • General Awareness: 40 questions

TISSNET Exam Snapshot

  • Total Number of Questions: 100
  • Marks per Question: 1
  • Total Marks: 100
  • Negative marking: Nil
  • Duration: 100 Minutes

The Language related questions included Analogies, Antonyms, fill in the blanks and reading comprehension. The questions from Mathematical Ability included Time & Work, Time & Distance, Averages, Ratios, Percentages. The questions related to General Awareness were mostly from social issues, general knowledge and current affairs.