TISS NET Syllabus

The total duration of the exam is 100 minutes (1 hour and 40 minutes). TISS NET (National Entrance Test) exam syllabus is divided into three sections.

  1. General Awareness
  2. Maths and Logical Reasoning
  3. English Proficiency

1. Mathematics

This section contains questions from Data interpretation, Logical reasoning and Mathematics.

  • Linear Equations
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Percentage
  • Profit and Loss
  • Mathematical Series
  • Square Root
  • LCM and HCF
  • Ratio
  • BODMAS
  • Time, Distance and Speed
  • Averages
  • Time and Work
  • Set of questions from DI (pie chart, graphs)
  • Basic questions of inferential and visual reasoning

2. Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation

The questions in this section are in caselet form.

  • Number Series
  • Bar Graph, Line Graphs, Pie Chart
  • Tables
  • Statement Conclusion
  • State Assumption
  • Linear Arrangement
  • Number System
  • Alpha Numeric

3. English Proficiency

The section is further divided into two parts - reading comprehension and verbal ability.

  • Sentence Correction
  • Analogies
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Fill in the blanks based on vocabulary
  • Logical arrangement of paragraphs
  • Reading comprehension questions
  • Precise or summery writing of paragraph
  • Error spotting
  • Word substitute
  • Main idea of the passage
  • Author’s point of view
  • Inference and conclusion drawn
  • Purpose of passage
  • Flow and discrepancy

4. General Awareness

This section has questions related to current affairs and general knowledge. 

  • UNOs
  • Indian history and facts
  • Indian rivers and monuments
  • Current events
  • International and domestic politics
  • Awards and personalities
  • Games
  • Government policies and schemes
  • Indian administration
  • Social movements and activities
  • General geology and geography
  • Movies, music and fine arts