The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) has invited applications for a national-level online entrance test to be held on January 13, 2013, for admission to its postgraduate programmes such as the MA courses in Social Work, Human Resource Management, Labour Relations, Development Studies, Women Studies, Applied Psychology, Media and Cultural Studies and Education and the Master’s courses in Health Administration, Hospital Administration, Public Health and Disaster Management and Library and Information Science on its Mumbai, Hyderabad, Guwahati and Tuljapur campuses.

TISS offers 39 Master’s programmes for the 2013-15 batch. Candidates can apply for five programmes across four campuses. However, they can opt for only three programmes on the Mumbai campus. Selection is on the basis of the entrance test, a pre-interview test and a personal interview. The test will be objective type in nature. Applications can be submitted online on till November 10. Those with a degree in any discipline, or completing their final degree examinations by June 9, 2013, may apply for the courses barring a few.