University of Hyderabad-Ph.D (Statistics-OR) Entrance Exam Papers


The University of Hyderabad conducts an entrance examination every year for Ph.D level courses in various disciplines. The students are showing more interest in this course and collecting the form in large numbers. The appearing candidates are asked to obey all the instructions mentioned in the question booklet. The university is famous for its quality study materials and campus facilities to its students.  

Paper Description:

To get full knowledge about the Statistics-OR paper, one should have to keep the proper knowledge of problems of probability and statistics. The paper deals with probability sampling, gamma distribution, Chi-square distribution, basics of queue and concept of likelihood function etc.

Paper Pattern:

The entire questions of University of Hyderabad-Ph.D (Statistics-OR) Entrance Exam Paper are distributed into two different parts, A and B respectively. Part ‘A’ consists of multiple type questions whereas part ‘B’ contains long and tricky questions. The maximum numbers of questions present in the first part is 25 and each question consists of 1 marks. The second part holds 10 questions out of which five are compulsory to answer. Each question of this part consists of 10 marks.

Frequently Asked Questions:

The regular questions that are asked frequently in this entrance exam are probability sampling, Chi-square distribution, Cramer-Rao inequality and symmetrical factorials etc. There are also some of the questions that are important to focus on are various modes of convergence, Bhattacharya’s bound and proportional allocation etc.

Full Marks and Time Allotted:

The full marks allotted for the Statistics-OR Entrance Exam are 75 and the maximum time allotted to each single candidate to solve the questions is two hours.

Books Recommended:

  • Kingman, J F C & Taylor, Introduction to Measure and Probability
  • Kapur, J.N. Sexena, H.C.: Mathematical Statistics & S. Chand & C
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