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MSc Statistics Overview


MSc (Applied Statistics) is two years full-time programme consisting of four semesters.
The academic year commences generally in the month of August every year and continues till the end of May. After first year students undertake summer projects during June-July months.



  • Graduate from any statutory/recognized University with minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) in
    1. B.Sc. (Second class) with Statistics/Applied Statistics as principal and Mathematics/Applied Mathematics at subsidiary level
    2. B.Sc. (Second class) with Mathematics/Applied Mathematics as principal and Statistics/Applied Statistics at subsidiary level
    3. B.Sc. (Second class) in Actuarial Science with Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics and Statistics/Applied Mathematics at subsidiary level
    4. B.Sc. (Second class), with Statistics as one of the subjects
    5. B C S (Second class), with Statistics as one of the subjects
    6. B C A (Second class), with Statistics as one of the subjects
    7. B.E/B.Tech. with Mathematics/Statistics at subsidiary level


Selection of students is based on:
1. Academic record with minimum 50 percent (45% for SC/ST) at graduation level
2. Performance at the “Writing Aptitude Test (Technical and Academic)” (WAT) and Personal Interaction (PI) which will be conducted in Kolkata, Noida and Pune. WAT is a written test that will be scheduled along with a comprehensive Personal Interaction (PI).
3. Technical and Academic Writing Test – Essay type written test on a general topic to comprehend the writing skills of the candidate.
Personal Interaction – Interaction with a panel of experts

Intake capacity

60 Students