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March 30, 2009

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), M.A. / M.Sc. in Habitat Policy and Practice (HPP) Program

Admission India

The School of Habitat Studies, TISS announces admission to the ‘M.A. / M.Sc. in Habitat Policy and Practice’ (HPP) Program, 2009-2011

A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architecture, Management, Physical Sciences, Geography, Planning, Law, or Social Sciences, with some inclination towards habitat related issues/ sectors.

1. A Bachelor’s Degree of candidate must be of a minimum three years duration or its equivalent (under the pattern 10+2+3 0r 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 recognized University.

2. Candidates who will complete all the requirements of their final year Bachelor’s Degree examinations by Saturday, June 20, 2009. 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

Test Centre: Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai


· By sending a request letter to the Deputy Registrar, TISS, along with a DD for Rs.1,000/- drawn in favour of“Tata Institute Of Social Sciences, Mumbai”, payable at Mumbai. OR

· From the cash counter at TISS, Mumbai against minimum cash payment of Rs.
1,000/- OR

· By downloading from (to be completed and submitted with a DD for Rs.

Unemployed SC and ST Candidates, whose parents/guardian’s income were Rupees One Lakh
or below for financial year 2007-2008 can obtain the Application Form at free of cost. They can
download the form from website: and submit it along with the true copy of Caste /
tribe Certificate and the Income Certificate or they can send a request letter along with the true copy of Caste/tribe Certificate and the Income Certificate and Self addressed A-4 sized cloth-lined envelop to the Deputy Registrar, TISS.

RESERVATION: Government of India norms will be applicable for admission of SC, ST, OBC,
persons with Disability (PWD) and International Students. Only limited number of hostel seats and scholarships are available.

Selection procedure: Selection will be through written test and an interview for candidates who qualify in the written test.

Key Dates:
i. Written Test : May 1, 2009
ii. Personal Interview : May 2-3,2009
iii. Last date for receipt of completed
forms at the Institute: March 31, 2009

Additional information is available at the TISS website: or email: or Call 09223388898 or

The School of Habitat Studies, TISS announces admission to the ‘M.A. / M.Sc. in Habitat Policy and Practice’ (HPP) Program, 2009-2011

(A Deemed University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956)
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai – 400088.
Tel: (022) 25525262/265 Fax: (022) 25525050
E-mail: Website:

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is a Deemed University that works towards promotion of people-centered sustainable development and an equitable and democratic society. The TISS hosts 6 dynamic Schools, 4 independent Centers and 15 popular postgraduate programmes and vibrant doctoral programme, among others. The Institute is home to 120 faculty members, who are involved in teaching, research, policy-making and institution-building. The Institute was accorded 5-star rating by NAAC in 2002.

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