Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) - public higher education institution in India. TISS began its activity in 1936. The university has an urban campus in Mumbai.

University ranking. Tata Institute of Social Sciences has a high position in the academic rankings of India. Tata Institute of Social Sciences is in the top 5% according to the international rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The students of the university can also receive their degree online.

The composition of the university. Tata Institute of Social Sciences is on the smaller side, it teaches about 500 students. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. One in 5 students is a foreigner. About 263 teachers and professors are employed by TISS. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Linkedin.

Infrastructure of TISS. The library is available to all of the students.
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1936
Abbreviation TISS
Teachers 263
Students 499
Foreigners 20%
Religion None
Academic calendar Continuous
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Library Available
• University Grants Commission, India
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
• Distance Education Council (DEC)
World ranking 1167
Country ranking 28
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1167
Cost of living in Mumbai
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 172 387
Food 95 157
Transportation 6 22
Communications and utilities 33 36
Clothing 14 52
Sports and leisure 15 50
Total 334 704
Accommodation in Mumbai USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 174
Shared room in city centre 391
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 221
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 422
Alternative title
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ml ടാറ്റ ഇൻസ്റ്റിറ്റ്യൂട്ട് ഓഫ് സോഷ്യൽ സയൻസസ്
mr टाटा इन्स्टिट्यूट ऑफ सोशल सायन्सेस
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