Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Mumbai | Tuljapur | Guwahati | Hyderabad

20th Nirantar Conferment Ceremony for all the Nirantar -Short Term Programmes on 24.10.2019.


Oct. 23, 2019 - Oct. 24, 2019

Dear Sir/Madam

As you are aware the 20th Nirantar Conferment Ceremony for all the Nirantar - Short term programmes of the Institute is scheduled to be held on 24.10.2019.  We cordially invite you for this  Conferment Ceremony on 24th October at the Convention Centre, Naoroji Campus. 

We are offering more than Twenty Five different Certificate, Diploma and Post Graduate Diploma and  Executive Diploma programmes from Mumbai and Tulajpur Campus.  There are 5 Schools and 3 Centre offers these weekend programmes. 

These programmes are offered as Weekend Programmes Or Part Time Weekend Programmes Or Contact Classes (fixed number of days per Semester). Please find below details of the same: 

Exec. P.G. Diploma in Organisation Development & Change (Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore)

Exec. P.G. Diploma in Human Resources Management,

Executive Postgraduate Diploma In Analytics

Executive P. G. Diploma in Hospital Administration (EPGDHA) - Mumbai

Executive P. G. Diploma in Hospital Administration (EPGDHA)-Afghanistan

P. G. Diploma in Hospital Administration (PGDHA)- CMC-TISS

Post Graduate Diploma in Health care Quality Management (PGDHQM)

Career Counselling

Certificate Programme in Couple and Family Therapy

School Counselling programme

Short Term Programme - Fostering Strengths: A Certificate Course in Psychosocial Work with Adolescents & Young People

P.G. Diploma in Water, Sanitation & Hygiene

Certificate Programme in Disaster Management

IFRC Tiss Certificate Programme In Disaster Management

Post Graduate Diploma in Disaster and Livelihood Recovery

Post Graduate Diploma In Disaster Management

P. G. Certificate Course In Contemporary Education Perspectives and Research

Reflective Teaching with Information Communication Technology

Certificate in Counselling Skills Programme

Certificate Programme in Youth Leadership and Social Change

Diploma in Counselling Skills programme

Diploma in Dance Movement Therapy

Diploma in Gerontology

Diploma in Youth Leadership and Social Change

Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling [with exit option at Certificate and Diploma level]

P.G. Diploma in Digital Library & Information Management (ODL Proogramme)

P.G. Diploma in Facilitating Governance Reform

Over 232 students from different schools and center who have completed their degree in 2018-2019 will be conferred at this function.  Kindly note the minute-to-minute programme is attached herewith for your reference.

Date  : 24.10.2019

Time : 3:20 P.M. TO 5:30 P.M


We look forward to welcoming you on 24th October 2019.


Deonar, Mumbai 400 088



OCTOBER 24, 2019 (Afternoon) 3.20 p.m.

Minute – to – Minute Programme


3.20 p.m.

Commencement of the Academic Procession (Dean/Chairperson)
3.25 p.m. Institute Song
3.30 p.m Welcome Address by Prof. P.K. Shajahan, Dean (Academics)
3.35 p.m. Address by Prof. Surinder Jaswal, Deputy Director, TISS
  Introducing Nirantar – Short Term Programme of TISS: Prof. Nasreen Rustomfram, Chairperson, Centre for Lifelong Learning
3.45 p.m. Distribution of Executive Diploma, Post Graducate Diploma, Diploma and Certificate by Dean/Chairperson
  Introduction of Chief Guest by Ms. Veena Shinde, Assistant Registrar TISS
4. 15 p.m. Best Student Awards & Certificates by Chief Guest
5.00 p.m. Address by the Chief Guest, Mr. Ayush Prasad, Chief Executive Officer, Zila Parishad, Akola Maharashtra
5.15 p.m.

Vote of thanks by Prof. Mariappan, Centre for Hospital Management, School of Health Systems Studies


5.20 p.m. National Anthem
5.25 p.m. Group Photo and Refreshments