ISI Kolkata Courses

Updated on: Feb 7, 2013
The Indian Statistical Institute, one of the pioneers of statistical education in India, offers under-graduate and post-graduate courses, junior research fellowship and fellowship programmes. The aspirants can make a choice according to their academic requirements. The course eligibility at Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata  varies according to the course requirements.

All the details regarding the courses offered at Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata are given below:

Under-graduate Courses at Indian Statistical Institute

For students aspiring to complete their undergraduate education in Statistics, the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata offers B.Sc in Statistics (hons.).

Course Eligibility: The candidates should have completed 10+2 level education with Mathematics and English.

Post Graduate Courses at Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

The regular post graduate courses at Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, give the students the choice between mathematics, computer science, quantitative economics and quality, reliability and operations research. These courses are of great importance to the students aiming to pursue successful career in statistical research and applications in various fields.

Course Eligibility:
Planning is essential for academic excellence. Students aspiring to take admission in the ISI should have a 3 years Bachelors degree in Engineering or Technology. Students who have a strong hold over Analysis and Abstract Algebra can go for M.Math. For M.S in Quantitative Economics, knowledge of Economics and Mathematics is necessary at the under graduate level.

If you are planning to go for a post graduate degree in Computer Science then the M.Tech degree in Computer Science from Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata will accelerate your career growth. Apart from the regular Bachelors degree requirement, a Masters degree in Mathematics/Statistics/ Physics/ Electronic Sciences/ Computer Science/Information Technology/Computer Applications will also do.

With a stronghold in mathematics in graduate level and Physics and Chemistry at high school level you can go for a highly resourceful M.Tech. in Quality, Reliability and Operations Research at the ISI.

Junior Research Fellowships at Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

The Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata offers junior research fellowships in the following subjects:
  • Statistics
  • Mathematics
  • Computer and Communication Science
  • Economics
  • Demography
  • Physics and Applied Mathematics
  • Agriculture and Ecology
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Human Genetics
Course Eligibility for all the programmes varies with every subject. Of course, it goes without saying that for any junior fellowship programmes excellent academic record is a must.

Fellowship Programmes at Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

The Indian Statistical Institute offers fellowship programmes for Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science and Economics.

The institute also offers Associateship in Documentation and Information Science. For this the candidates should have the following eligibility requirements:

   1. Bachelor’s degree in Library Science or,

   2. Master’s degree in any subject with at least two years’ library/documentation/information handling experience or,

   3. A four year plus degree, such as B.E. and M.B.B.S. with at least two years’ library/documentation/information handling experience.

   4. The candidates must have secured at least 55% marks in undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, as applicable.

The Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata provides all kind of resources to the students to help them in completing the courses. The choice of subjects for the students should depend on their field of interest and stronghold. This will really be helpful in brightening their career prospects even more.

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