TATA INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES (TISS) a premier institution established in the year 1936 and given the deemed University status by the UGC in 1964. The University is one of the oldest and has been revolutionizing the Higher Education Scenario. Tata Institute of Social Sciences has:
- Four campuses, located at Mumbai, Hyderabad, Guwahati, Tuljapur,
- Been a pioneer educational institution in social sciences with decades of experience in teaching, research, publications, and field interventions (for more information visit www.tiss.edu)
- The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) awarded a 5-Star rating to the Institute, and in 2010 it re-accredited the TISS with an ‘A’ Grade and a cumulative grade point of 3.89 out of 4.00, one of the highest scores awarded to universities accredited this far.
- Set up School of Vocational Education (SVE) in 2011, with the objectives of incubating a‘National Vocational University’. This project has been initiated under the aegis of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) proposed by the Ministry of HRD , Government of India