Year Established: 1936
Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is a social sciences institute based in Deonar, Mumbai, India. TISS was established in 1936, as the Sir Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work, the first school of social work in India. In 1944 the school was renamed as Tata Institute of Social Sciences. It was recognized as a Deemed University in 1964.
Recognition [Top ↑]
Ranking: TISS has been ranked among top 100 colleges in India by various ranking surveys. It is one of the best colleges to study HR in India
Recognition: In year 2002, The National Assessment and Accreditation Council awarded the Institute a 5-Star rating and an A grade by NAAC in November 2009, indicating a 'High Level' of academic accomplishment.
Programmes Offered [Top ↑]
TISS offers a single undergraduate program, a B.A. (Hons.) in Social Work, with Specialization in Rural Development. Most of the programmes offered by TISS are postgraduate (PG) programmes. TISS offers programmes in Master of Health Administration Master of Public Health Master of Hospital Administration and about ten other M.A. programmes. It also offers two M.A./M.Sc. programmes, as well as M.Phil and Ph.D. programmes. TISS also offers a range of short term programmes, awarding diplomas, PG diplomas and certificates.
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Key Recruiters [Top ↑]
Recruiters: Proctor & Gamble, HUL, ITC, Nokia, Tata Sons, Marico, Cadbury, Pepsi and Nestle, KPMG, Ernst & Young, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Hewitt Associates and Accentures
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Contact Details [Top ↑]
Address: Mumbai: P.O. Box 8313, Deonar, Mumbai 400 088.