Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Tata Institute of Social Sciences Ranking

country rank: 21
world rank: 2012

University Overview

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, established in 1936, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the metropolitan environment of Mumbai, Maharashtra (population range of over 5,000,000). Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), a coeducational Indian higher education institution officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India, is a relatively tiny (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 250-499 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution. In a variety of fields of study, the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. TISS also offers students a library, sports facilities, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Tata Institute of Social Sciences Ranking

University Identity

Name Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Acronym TISS
Founded 1936
Motto Re-Imagining Futures

University Location

Address V N Purav Marg, Deonar Mumbai 400 088 Maharashtra India
Tel +91 (22) 2556 0108
Fax +91 (22) 2556 2912

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 250-499
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU) Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

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