(Deemed to be University since 1964; under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956)
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Master’s Degree Programmes
Only those students who have qualified from foreign Universities or Boards of Higher Education, recognised as equivalent by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) are eligible for admission in Master’s Degree Programmes at TISS. The candidates can refer to the qualifications required for eligibility for admission to the different programmes given below.
(a) A Bachelor’s Degree of a minimum of 3 years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 year bridge course pattern of study or any other pattern fulfilling the mandatory requirements of 15 years formal education) from a recognised university, in any discipline.
(b) Candidates who will complete all the requirements of their final year Bachelor’s Degree examinations by Saturday, June 9, 2012, are also eligible to apply to all the programmes (except the four programmes offered by the School of Health Systems Studies) provided they have successfully completed their first and second years, if the degree course is of 3 years; and the first, second and third years, if the degree course is of 4 years. Candidates applying for the M.A. Education (Elementary) programme should complete all the requirements by May 11, 2012. In such cases, admission to any of the Master’s Degree Programmes of the Institute will be provisional. If a provisionally admitted student fails in the final year examination, the offer of provisional admission automatically stands cancelled.
(c) Candidates applying for the Master of Public Health Policy, Economics and Finance; and Master of Public Health in Social Epidemiology Programmes should have a (i) Master’s degree in any discipline, or (ii) Bachelor’s degree in medicine, paramedical and other four years programme like pharmacy, veterinary sciences, engineering and others.
(d) Candidates applying for the Master of Health Administration and Hospital Administration should have (i) successfully completed their graduate degree in any discipline, or (ii) Bachelor’s degree in medicine, paramedical and other four years programme like pharmacy, veterinary sciences, engineering and others.
(e) Candidates who are in their final year Bachelor’s degree programme are not eligible to apply for admission to any of the Master’s degree programmes conducted by School of Health Systems Studies, i.e., Health Administration, Hospital Administration; Public Health
in Social Epidemiology; and Public Health in Health Policy, Economics and Finance.
(f) Candidates applying for the Master in Habitat Policy and Practice should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Management, Physical Sciences, Geography, Planning, Law, or Social Sciences, with some inclination towards habitat related issues/sectors.
(g) Medical graduates should complete their internship on or before Saturday, June 9, 2012. Otherwise, their candidature/admission stands cancelled.
Last Date for Submission of Completed Application Forms January 20, 2012
Submission of Essay as part of the application process First Week of February 2012
Telephonic Interview of Shortlisted Candidates Second Week of February, 2012
Announcement of Selected Candidates February 20, 2012
Commencement of the Academic Session, 2012–2014
M.A. Education (Elementary) May 14, 2012
All Other Programmes June 11, 2012
For more details, visit: www.tiss.edu