Pune, Maharashtra India (PressExposure) June 16, 2011 -- Garja Maharashtra brings you the Tata Institute of Social Sciences only on IBN Lokmat. Watch Garja Maharashtra on Saturday, 18th June 2011 at 8:30 pm to know more about the Tata Institute of Social Sciences only on IBN-Lokmat.
India is renowned all over the world as a hub for providing quality education. Several reputed and prominent institutes form a part of the Indian education system. One of them is the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), the first school of social work in the country. Established in the year 1936 by the Sir Dorabji Tata Trust, TISS has been a pioneer in imparting superior education in the field of social work and research. It has earned great laurels over the years and is now considered one among the premier educational and research institutions of India. Watch Garja Maharashtra on Saturday, 18th June 2011 at 8:30 pm to know more about the Tata Institute of Social Sciences only on IBN-Lokmat.
TISS was set up with a vision of providing higher education in order to create a sustainable society that encourages and guards the dignity, equality, social justice and human rights for all. Keeping the Indian social issues and problems in mind, a special emphasis is given to studying the problems pertaining to the marginalized and disadvantaged sections of the society, and in devising solutions that can aid their development. In the process of responding to the changing social and educational scenario in India, the institute has gone beyond social work education. TISS has made a noteworthy contribution to policy, planning and human resource development in several areas.
The Tata Institute of Social Sciences has earned recognition from both governmental and non-governmental organizations not only in India but across the world. Know more about this institution of excellence on Saturday 18th June 2011 at 8:30 pm in Garja Maharashtra only on IBN-Lokmat.
You can also watch a repeat of this episode on Sunday i.e. 19th June 2011 at 11:30 am.