TISS BAT Syllabus 2020 - Tata Institute of Social Sciences has released the TISS BAT 2020 syllabus for entrance exam on December 6, 2019 along with the admission notification. Candidates who wish to sit for TISS BAT can go through the syllabus provided below before starting with their preparation. With the help of TISS BAT syllabus 2020, candidates will be able to plan their studies and focus on topics which require more time and concepts. Once candidates have gone through TISS BAT syllabus, they will be able to know the topics from which the entire question paper will be made. The syllabus of TISS BAT 2020 will help candidates plan their strategy accordingly.
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TISS BAT Syllabus 2020

TISS BAT 2020 will be conducted for candidates who wish to seek admission in various UG programmes offered by Tata Institute of Social Sciences. It must be noted that the syllabus given in this article is from the previous year’s brochure and is subjected to change. The TISS BAT syllabus given below can be used as referential purposes.

TISS BAT Syllabus 2020 - Section-Wise Topics


Complete Syllabus

General Awareness

Current Affairs










English Proficiency (Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension)

Usage of Idioms

Fill in the Blanks

Odd Word Out

Jumbled Sentences



Word Spellings

Sentence Correction

Reading Comprehension

Mathematics/Numerical Ability



Data Interpretations with Bar Graphs and Pie Charts


Distance and Work


Simple Interest

Compound Interest


Profit and Loss

Ratio Proportion and Variation

Logical Reasoning

Alphabet and Number Series

Family and Circular Arrangement

Logical Connectivity

Coding and Decoding



Clock and Calendar

Cubes and Statement Conclusions

TISS BAT Exam Pattern 2020

Before practicing for the exam, candidates must go through the TISS BAT exam pattern 2020. Given below is a table containing all the details related to the exam pattern of TISS BAT 2020. Candidates can find maximum marks, duration of the exam, topics and their weightage, and so on, in the table below.

TISS BAT Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern


Total marks


Types of questions

MCQs and descriptive questions

Duration of the test

90 minutes

Parts of the question paper

Part A (60 marks, 60 minutes)

Part B (30 minutes, 40 marks)

TISS BAT Exam Pattern 2020 - Part-wise


Total Questions

Total Marks

Part A


60 minutes

Part B


30 minutes

TISS BAT 2020 Question Papers

Candidates preparing for TISS BAT 2020 can practise with the help of previous years’ question papers along with the answers. This will let candidates get an idea of the TISS BAT question papers. Students can attempt the TISS BAT question papers to simulate the real exam and get a view of their preparations. Candidates can check the table given below containing question papers of TISS BAT from previous years.

TISS BAT Question Papers


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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - TISS BAT Syllabus 2020

Question: Is the syllabus of TISS BAT 2020 same as class 12th?


Yes, the syllabus of TISS BAT contains some of the topics for which you just need to have your basics of class 12th right.

Question: Will the TISS BAT question paper be divided into sections?


Yes, the question papers will be divided into sections.

Question: Will the TISS BAT syllabus 2020 have questions from class 11th also?


Yes, Some questions from Class XI syllabus may also be present in the examination.

Question: Is TISS BAT difficult?


No, the online exam is not difficult because it totally covers the general and basic concepts that a candidates have learned in his/her school days. You just need to make your concepts and basics right.

Question: What is TISS exam for?


Tata Institute of Social Sciences holds Bachelor’s Admission test for candidates who wish to seek admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the university.

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What is the average cutt off for TISS BAT examination for general category?

Maria Sunny 1st Apr, 2020


The cut off score depends on several factors.It may vary every year.The cut off marks is the minimum marks required to be qualified in the test.For general category it was 45% based on last years results. It would be better if you keep your score above 50% to be on the safe side.


can i read their history in hindi becouse my enlish is little week

Soutrik Acharya 30th Mar, 2020

Yes, sure only you can read the history in Hindi if you have any problem in understanding English. You can go to Google and search English to Hindi translator. There you can type the words and the full sentences in English and within a second you will get the Hindi translation of the whole sentence that you have typed in English in the Google Translator of the history that you are looking for. Good luck .


where to get sample paper 2020 for TISS BAT

Kanupriya Gupta 26th Jan, 2020

Dear Aspirant,

TISS BAT 2020 is on the 25th of April 2020 by Tata Institute of Social Sciences. It is an undergraduate entrance exam at a University level where 120 seats are offered. It is a computer-based test for admission in three programmes. The exam is of 100 marks which consist for both objective and descriptive types of questions which have to be answered in a duration of 90 minutes. The syllabus is as follows:


Complete Syllabus

General Awareness

Current Affairs, Media and Advertisements, History, Geography, Politics and Indian Constitution, Economy, Awards, Health, Technology, Environment and Nature, and Arts, Music and Films

English Proficiency (Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension)

Usage of Idioms, Fill in the Blanks, Odd Word Out, Jumbled Sentences, Synonyms, Antonyms, Word Spellings, Sentence Correction and Reading Comprehension

Mathematics/Numerical Ability

Integers, Fractions, Data Interpretations with Bar Graphs and Pie Charts, Time, Distance and Work, Average, Simple Interest, Compound Interest, Geometry, Profit and Loss, and Ratio, Proportion and Variation

Logical Reasoning

Alphabet and Number Series, Family and Circular Arrangement, Logical Connectivity, Coding and Decoding, Directions, Puzzles, Clock and Calendar, Cubes and Statement Conclusions

For Mock tests:

  1. Click on the link: https://www.digialm.com//OnlineAssessment/index.html?710@@M2
  2. Enter your Candidate Login Id and Password for TISS BAT.
  3. Sign In
  4. Here, you can take the Demo Test

Hope this helps. All the best!


How can we apply for tiss bat 2020

Ameya Narendra Parkar 9th Jan, 2020
Dear Hami,
I would like to tell you that The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) conducts Bachelors Admission Test (BAT) in order to provide admission to students in different BA programs offered by TISS.
The last date for applying for the test is till March, 2020
Firstly you need to register yourself on their Official website. Later on you need to fill the application form with required documents.
Depending on your category you'll be asked to do application fee payment.
general/ OBC category -1250 INR
SC/ST (with family income less than Rs 2.5 lakhs)/ OBC (non-creamy layer candidates with income less than Rs 1 lakh)- 250 INR
SC/ ST (with family income more than Rs 2.5 lakhs)- 500 INR

I hope this information helps you
All the best
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