Admission at Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata; Apply by June 20
The Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata has invited applications for admission to the various UG, PG, Ph.D. Programmes offered by the Institute for 2021.
For admission to the Bachelor of Statistics (Honours) offered at Kolkata and Bachelor of Mathematics (Honours) offered at Bengaluru, the applicant must have passed 10+2 Higher Secondary Education/equivalent, with Mathematics and English as subjects.
Selection to the Programmes will be based on two written tests comprising, multiple-choice type and descriptive questions in Mathematics at the 10+2 level, followed by an Interview for shortlisted candidates. The written test is waived for those who have been selected as Indian National Mathematics Olympiad (INMO) Awardees. However, they have to apply as per this Notification. Details are given in the Prospectus.
Applications have also been invited for admission to the following Programs also: (i) Master of Statistics (ii) Master of Mathematics (iii) Master of Science in Quantitative Economics (iv) Master of Science in Quality Management Science (v) Master of Science in Library and Information Science (vi) Master of Technology in Computer Science (vii) Master of Technology in Cryptology and Security (viii) Master of Technology in Quality, Reliability & Operations Research.
Other Programs: Post Graduate Diploma programs in (i) Statistical Methods and Analytics (ii) Agricultural and Rural Management with Statistical Methods and Analytics (iii) Business Analytics; JRF in Statistics, Mathematics, Quantitative Economics, Computer Science, and Quality, Reliability & Operations Research; Research Fellowships (JRF) in Physics and Applied Mathematics, Geology, Biological Sciences, and Library & Information Science; Doctor of Philosophy [Ph.D.] and Doctor of Science [D Sc].
The detailed eligibility conditions, details of Entrance Examinations (as applicable) for admission are given in the Prospectus available at https://www.isical.ac.in/~admission/. For all the programmes, those awaiting results may also apply provisionally.
Application: Applicants can register online at https://www.isiadmission.net/ latest by 10 am on June 20, 2021. Registered candidates must submit and confirm their application by 11.30 a.m on 20.6.2021. Once a candidate submits the application, the payment link will be available on the candidate’ s dashboard by 12 noon on the next day.
Application Fee: Rs 1250/- for all male applicants in the general category, Rs. 750/- for all female candidates in the general category, and Rs 625/- for applicants belonging to SC/ST/OBC-NCL/EWS/PwD categories. The application fee can be paid online using Debit Card, Credit Card, or Net Banking, latest by 11.30 p.m on 22.6.2021.
Prospectus can be downloaded from https://www.isical.ac.in/~admission/
The admission test will be held on Sunday, July 18, 2021. The admission test for JRF Statistics will be on July 25, 2021. A list of test cities is given in the Prospectus. Stipend/ Fellowship per month and the Contingency Grant per year for the various courses are as follows: B Stat (Hons)/B Math (Hons): Rs.5000/-, Rs.5000/- (ii) M Stat/M Math/MS(QE)/ MS(LIS)/MS(QMS): Rs.8000/-; Rs.8000/- (iii) M Tech (CS)/M Tech (QROR): Rs.12400/-; Rs.8000/- (iv) M Tech (CrS): Rs.8000/-; Rs.8000/-
For details, visit http://www.isical.ac.in/~admission.