Master’s Course In Statistics, Statistics Master’s Course


Statistics is a mathematical science which is concerned with the collection, analysis, research and presentation of data. Statistics is a branch that is related to a variety of human activities like industry, health, finance, politics, economics etc. The curriculum of the master’s in statistics program is concerned with the preparation of graduates for employment in the statistical position in the business or industry.


Master’s course in statistics is offered to the candidate having a bachelor’s degree. The candidate must be a student of either statistics or mathematics in the graduation studies. The candidate with a diploma in statistics or mathematics can also apply for the master’s course in statistics. The admission to this course is merit based and is generally on the basis of entrance test or marks secured by the candidate in the graduation exam.

Course Outlook:

This course offers advanced training in the methods and application of Statistics. Specialized training is given in selected areas of Statistics. The course is of two year duration. Master’s course in statistics is offered in two streams namely S-Stream and M-Stream. S-Stream is designed for those students who have completed the Bachelor’s course in statistics while, M-Stream is designed for those who don’t have basic knowledge in statistics.

Job prospects:

A candidate who has completed the master’s course in statistics can work in a wide variety of domains ranging from medical sciences including public health, pharmacy etc. to natural sciences and human sciences.

Best Places to Pursue:

• Indian Statistical Institute
• Indian Institute Of Technology, Kanpur
• University Of Mysore
• Osmania University



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13 Responses to “Master’s Course In Statistics, Statistics Master’s Course”

  1. 13

    how many groups in msc.statistics,and how many job offers in msc.statistics?how to do join in group,please tell me about entrens exam details?

  2. 12

    I have a backpaer in statistics from lucknow university.can incomplete it from here

  3. 11

    hi,i am student pursuing pgdm(aima) 1st year.i am interested to take operationsresearch as a specialization.i am completed my bsc with statistics.i am interested to write iss i eligible to write the exam?

  4. 10

    i am doing my computer science rite now.. am i eligible to do pg in statistics.. ?? i had statistics paper as allied in my 3rd semesterand maths as allied in my 1st n 2nd semester. i hav scored centum in maths in my 10th n 199 in maths in my 12th…. am i eligible? pls do reply..

  5. 9

    Hi, i m student persuing my last year in statistics from St. Xaviers college.
    i want to know that should i opt for MSC IN STATISTICS??? OR MSC. in IT??
    As i would like to go abroad for my masters so which option is best??? n what the recruitment available in both the feilds in abroad????

  6. 8
    Dileep kumar yadav:

    I am the student of final(statistics). I want to know that where I can phd(statistics) nearst from kanpur.

  7. 7
    Priyanka salve:

    Give Information about Msc (statistics)Entrance examination in Pune univercity

  8. 6

    I just completed BBA. Can I get admission in MSc in statistics or any Master in statistics. Which institutes are offer this course? What are eligibility criteria? When entrance exam will conducted?

  9. 5

    i m in studying in 3rd year of bcom so i want to apply
    Shall i apply right now???

  10. 4

    i m passing t.y.bcom last year & scored 40% can i get admission in Statistics Master’s Course. give me information this & other course.
    Thank you.

  11. 3
    Ankit Dwivedi:

    i am in final year of B.Sc.(Statistics & Math) from Kanpur University.i want to know what type of courses i can do after my bachelor, and what type of job i will have after completing it and which is the best course so that i can get good job after completing it.
    And it is really very great help to me if u plz tell me the complete process for those courses.

  12. 2

    which colleges in MUMBAI/BANGALORE provide us with best msc courses in statistics?

  13. 1

    When is the M.Sc Statistics entrance exam 2010 conducted by Pune University or by any college at Pune?