Indian Statistical Institute Admission to B.Sat, M.Sat, M.Math, MS(QE), MS(LIS), M.Tech. and Research Fellowship

Name of Institute / University

Indian Statistical Institute

Courses Offered

Applications are invited for the following programmes from the candidates having qualifications as shown against each programme Stipend / fellowship as mentioned against each programme will be available to the deserving candidates.

1. 3 year B.Stat. (Hons.): Successful completion of 10+2 years of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent with Mathematics and English. Stipend Rs.3,000 per month. (Offered at Kolkata).

2. 3•year B.Math. (Hons.): Successful completion of 10+2 years of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent with Mathematics and English. Stipend Rs.3,000 per month. (Offered at Bangalore).

For the above two programmes, candidates who have been selected as Indian National Mathematical Olympiad Awardees to participate in the International Mathematics Olympiad Training Camp through test conducted by the National Board for Higher Mathematics, Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India, need not sit for the written test. Such candidates would be directly called for interview but are required to apply in the application form.

3. 2-year M.Stat.: 3rd year Bachelor’s degree with Statistics as major subject, or a B.Sat / B.Math. degree / a Statistician’s Diploma/ Senior Diploma from the Indian Statistical Institute. Stipend Rs.5,000 per month (Offered at Delhi and Chennai).

4. 2-year M.Math.: 3•year Bachelor’s degree or a B.E,/B.Tech. degree with Mathematics and an exceptionally strong background in Analysis and Abstract Algebra or a B.Stat./B.Math. degree from the Indian Statistical Institute. Stipend Rs.5000/- per month. (Offered at Kolkata).

5. 2-year Master of Science (MS) in Quantitative Economics: 3 year Bachelor’s degree in Economics / Mathematics / Statistics / Physics or a B.Stat, degree from the Indian Statistical Institute. Engineering graduates are also eligible.
Candidates should have knowledge of Economics and Mathematics at the B.A./B.Sc. pass level. Stipend Rs.5,000 per month (Offered at Kolkata & Delhi).

6. 2-year Master of Science (MS) in Library and Information Science: 3 year Bachelor’s degree in any discipline. Stipend Rs.5,000 per month. (Offered at Bangalore).

7. 2 year M.Tech. in Computer Science: (i) Master’s degree in Mathematics/Statistics/ Physics/ Electronic Science/ Computer Science/ Computer Applications/Information Technology or, (ii) Bachelor's degree in Engineering / Technology or any other qualification considered equivalent (such as AMIE or, GRAD-IETE or, DOEACC ‘B’ Level). Stipend Rs.8,000 per month. (Offered at Kolkata)

A candidate with a valid GATE score above a threshold (to be decided by the Selection Committee) in his/ her own subject would be directly called for interview. However, such candidates are required to apply in the prescribed application form.

8. 2 - year M.Tech. in Quality, Reliability and Operations Research: (i) Masters degree in Statistics or Masters degree in Mathematics with Probability and Statistics as major subjects or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent or PG diploma in SQC & OR from the Indian Statistical Institute and (ii) Knowledge of Mathematics at graduate level and knowledge of Physics and Chemistry at Higher Secondary level. Stipend Rs.8,000 per month. (Offered at Kolkata).

A candidate who was asked to discontinue any of the above programmes is not eligible for readmission to the same programme.

9. 1 year Post Graduate Diploma in Statistical Methods with Applications : 3 year Bachelor’s degree with Mathematics as one of the subjects at the undergraduate level or a B.E/B.Tech. degree Stipend Rs.2,000 per month. (Offered at Tezpur).

10. Junior Research Fellowship:

(a) Statistics: (i) A good academic record with M.Stat., M.A./M,Sc. or equivalent degree in Statistics or, (ii) outstanding mathematical maturity with B.Stat./B.Math., B.A./ B.Sc. or equivalent degree with Statistics as the main subject.

(b) Mathematics : (i) A good academic record with M.Stat., M.Math., MA./M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Mathematics or (ii) outstanding mathematical maturity with B.Stat./B.Math., B.A./ B.Sc. or equivalent degree with Mathematics as the main subject.

(c) Quantitative Economics: (i) A good academic record with M.S,(QE), M.Stat., MA./M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Statistics/ Mathematics/ Economics/Econometrics or, (ii) outstanding mathematical maturity with B.A./B.Sc. degree with Economics as the main subject. A candidate possessing a Master’s degree in any subject with Mathematics! Statistics at B.A./ B.Sc. (Pass) level is also eligible.

(d) Computer Science : A good academic record with M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent degree in Electronics / Telecommunication / Radio Physics / Computer Science / Electrical Engineering/Microwave Communications/ Information Technology/Bio- Informatics/ Biotechnology with Mathematics as a compulsory subject at the graduate level or a good academic record with M.Sc./M.C.A./ M.A. or equivalent degree in Physics / Mathematics/Applied Mathematics / Statistics / Electronic Sciences / Computer Science/ Atmospheric Science /Information Technology / Bio-infomatics / Biotechnology with Mathematics as a compulsory subject at the graduate level.

Outstanding candidates having B.E./ B.Tech. or equivalent degree in the above subjects will also be eligible.

(e) Quality, Reliability and Operations Research: A good academic record with M.Tech./M.E / M.S./M.Phil or equivalent degree in Quality/ Reliability /Operations Research or a good academic record with M. Stat./M. Sc. / M,A. or equivalent degree in Mathematics/ Statistics /Physics with Mathematics as a compulsory subject at the graduate level. Outstanding candidates having BE./B. Tech. or equivalent degree in the above subjects will also be eligible.

(f) Physics and Applied Mathematics: A good academic record with M.Sc. in Physics/ Mathematics Statistics.

(g) Agriculture and Ecology: A good academic record with M.Sc. in Agriculture with specialization in Agronomy or M.Sc/ M.Stat or equivalent degree in Statistics or M.Sc. in Botany with specialization in Plant Physiology and Biochemistry or M. Sc. in Environmental Sciences.

(h) Sociology: A good academic record with M.A./M.Sc/M. Phil. Or equivalent degree in Development Studies / Sociology/ Economics / Agricultural Economies.

(i) Geology: A good academic record with M,A./M.Sc. in Geology / Applied Geology/ Geophysics/ Remote Sensing and GIS or other equivalent

(j) Biological Anthropology: A good academic record with M.Sc. in Anthropology with specialization in Biological/Physical Anthropology.

(k) Human Genetics: A good academic record with M.Sc. or equivalent in Biochemistry/ Biophysics/ Genetics/ Biotechnology / Molecular Biology or M.Sc./M.Stat. or equivalent degree in Statistics. Candidate with Statistics background need to apply and appear for JRF Statistics.

(l) Library and information Science: A consistently good academic record with first or high second division in M. S. (LIS) awarded by the Indian Statistical Institute or Associateship in Documentation and Information Science of the Indian Statistical Institute or NISCAIR/ INSDOC or its equivalent degree (such as Master’s degree in Library and information Science from any University) with at least 55% marks in undergraduate programme.

(m) Psychology: A good academic record with M.A./M.Sc. in Psychology/ Applied Psychology.

(n) Linguistics: A consistently good academic record with a Bachelors Degree in Linguistics / English as the Honours/ full
subject and First Class or high Second Class in Master’s Degree in Linguistics (with specialization in Applied Linguistics/Language Teaching / Lexicography/ Field Linguistics/ Computational Linguistics/ Translation Studies / Discourse Study)

Eligibility

How To Apply

Prospectus and application form can be obtained from the following Offices of the Indian Statistical Institute by post or in person:

(a) Dean of Studies, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B. T. Road, Kolkata 700 108,

(b) Head, Delhi Centre, Indian Statistical Institute, 7, S.J.S. Sansanwal Marg, Near Qutab Hotel, Opposite Katwaria Sarai, New Delhi 110 016

(c) Head, Bangalore Centre, Indian Statistical Institute, 8th Mile, Mysore Road, R. V. Collegem, PO. Bangalore 560 059,

(d) Head, SQC & OR Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, 110 Nelson Manickam Road (1st floor), Aminjikarai, Chennai 600 029,

(c) Head, SQC & OR Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Street No, 8, Habshiguda, Hyderabad 500 007,

by paying an amount of Rs.500/- (Rs.250/- only for reserved categories in all programmes except Junior Research Fellowship) in cash (From 11 am to 2 pm on working days from Monday to Friday) or by bank draft drawn in favour of "Indian Statistical Institute " payable at Kolkata.

Request for application forms should have mailing address in CAPITALS. Postal orders, Money orders and Cheques will not be accepted. Completed Application Form should be sent to

"Dean of Studies, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B. T. Road, Kolkata 700108."

Candidates who want to send the downloaded application form should read carefully the instructions given in the website before filling in the application form.

Contact Details

203, BT Road, Kolkata – 700 108
Website: www.isical.ac.in

Entrance Date

13-May-2012

Application Forms Now Available


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