TISSNET Exam Pattern

TISSNET has questions related to Social Sensitivity, Maths, Logical Reasoning and English Proficiency. The exam has four sections. The duration of the exam is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Section No. of Questions Marks Duration
Social Sensitivity Section 40 40 1:40 hrs (100 minutes)
English Proficiency 30 30
Maths & Logical Reasoning 30 30
Total 100 100

Marking Scheme

TISSNET is a computer based objective type test (Multiple Choice Questions) with no negative marking. You get one mark for every correct answer.

Social Sensitivity Section

This section carries the maximum weightage. This section includes questions from General Awareness and Current Affairs. Following are some of the topics covered in this section:

  • History and Geography
  • Literature and Films
  • Social Activities and Movements
  • Fine Arts and Music
  • Economic Processes

English Proficiency 

Some of the topics in the English Language section are given below:

  • Vocabulary and Reading Comprehension
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Analogy and Acronyms

Maths & Logical Reasoning 

This section involves a huge number of topics. Some of them are given below:

  • Number Theory and Basic Algebra
  • Time & Work, and Time & Distance
  • Questions on Ratio
  • Basic Geometry
  • Areas and Volumes
  • BODMAS, Percentage, Square Root