International Relations Office

Handling Delegations

IRO is proud to be part of several international consortium's like ERASMUS MUNDUS; DAAD; Linnaeus Palme; Obama Singh; and other scholarships

  • IRO also provides active support and platform to International Universities interested in Joint Courses/ Online Degree/ Diploma Programmes
  • Collaborations with partner and non-partner Universities at TISS will solely be done through the International Relations Office (IRO) in consultation, coordination and Support of faculty members located in different Schools/ Centre at the Institute.
  • This is a request to our International partners and TISS faculty to make note of the same and involve IRO as and when needed
  • Any personal mail to TISS faculty members for institutional affiliation has to be brought into the notice of IRO. All such communications should be also forwarded/ cc'ed to
  • It is requested to involve IRO representative for any International delegation visiting TISS,
  • During the collaboration process with partner and non-partner universities, presence/ inputs of IRO is important
  • It is the responsibility of the concerned faculty in helping IRO with the implementation of Institute rules and regulations pertaining to International Collaborations and following of established systems processes
  • The MoUs for new partnerships or the renewal of the older ones will be done through IRO signed by the Registrar of TISS.
  • IRO/ TISS believes in signing a Generic MoU for institutional affiliation which is mutually beneficial to both the partners
  • IRO supports agreement thats do not have legal implications on TISS/ any Faculty/ Staff for hosting a student/ faculty from any partner university.
  • The financial aspects of any exchange programmes will be planned in consultation with IRO and the concerned faculty member/ department.
  • The expenses towards the hospitality of hosting the delegates (food, accommodation, internal/ international travel) should be borne by the respective guest(s) unless approved by IRO and competent authorities.
  • IRO will arrange airport-transfers and welcome lunch/ snacks for the incoming guests on prior information.