M.A. in Disability Studies and ActionTata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)
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Frequent Asked Questions
A Bachelor's Degree of a minimum 3 years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 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 recognised university in any discipline.
1. Academic Background (30 Marks): Marks are awarded to each applicant on the basis of the overall percentage of marks secured in the Bachelor's Degree. High academic achievement is not the only criterion on which the candidate will be selected.
2. Essay/Written Test (70 Marks): The candidates are expected to write an essay in order to assess the candidate's general awareness/knowledge about current/contemporary issues.
3. Personal Interview (100 Marks): The candidate is also expected to be acquainted with the programme for which he/she has applied for, as questions may be asked on the topic during the PI. Candidates will be assessed for knowledge and sensitivity towards persons with disability and issues related to the field. To become eligible for the Personal Interview, candidates should obtain a minimum of 55% marks in the Essay/Written Test (45% for SC and ST candidates).