M.Sc. (Statistics)

About Course

The two-year M.Sc. in Statistics curriculum looks at data collection, organization and evaluation. Students who earn a master’s degree in statistics in India are best equipped for profitable employment as statisticians, financial analysts, mathematicians, cost estimators, online instructors, service estimators, subject matter experts, assistant professors, and statistical investigators. The Master of Science programme offers specialization in statistics. The collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data are all topics covered by the program. Statisticians typically develop models or statistical populations to study industrial, social, or scientific concerns. The curriculum for the Master of Science in Statistics programme is semester-based. The M.Sc. in Statistics programme in India offers a practical and theoretical perspective to matrix algebra and numerical analysis.


• Introduces students to many statistical disciplines such as statistical inference, sampling theory, experimental design, statistical modeling, econometrics, etc.
• Provides a deep knowledge of advance statistical and computational skills.
• Gives hands-on applications of different statistical software like R, SPSS, Minitab, Python etc.
• To help students build their social and self-confidence so that they can complete their project successfully.
• Encourages the students to learn simulation which plays a significant role in our daily lives.
• Promotes the creative thinking and research.

Career Prospects

Numerous opportunities as statisticians and data analysts in the sectors of:-
• Business,
• Marketing,
• Economics,
• Biology,
• Public health,
• Sports etc
• The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation.
• Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICARI).
• Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
• Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM).
• Information and communication technology (ICT).
• Medical colleges.
In addition to the foregoing, Director, scientist, statistician and data analyst are some other positions.
Students may choose to pursue a career as a teacher in universities and colleges in India and abroad after finishing higher education, such as a PhD.

Eligibility Criteria & Duration

Eligibility: B.Sc. with 45% Marks in relevant subject.

Duration: 2 years

Fee Structure

Academic Year Tution Fee Book Bank NPTEL Examination Fee Total
MASTER OF SCIENCE (STATISTICS) 2 years 15000 1000 1100 Semester Pattern 27100
MASTER OF SCIENCE (STATISTICS) 2 years 15000 1000 1100 Semester Pattern 27100

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)

  • PEO-1 The Objective of the Master of Science is to help students become highly skilled, versatile, independent thinkers with the research experience, information literacy, communication, and interpersonal skills necessary for an advanced professional career or further academic study at the Ph.D. level.

Program Outcomes (PO’s)

  • PO1:  Development of Scientific Temperament: To develop scientific temper in students and our scientific community.
  • PO2:  Create an awareness of the impact of physics, chemistry & mathematics on the environment, society, and development outside the scientific community.
  • PO3:  The objective of the course is to develop the ability to solve problems and also think scientifically and independently and draw rational conclusions. Students possess the key ability to observe accurately and objectively
  • PO4:  Use modern techniques, decent equipment, and Science software’s
  • PO5:  Post graduates in various sectors both public and private in addition to enhancing self-employability and entrepreneurship characteristics

Programme Specific Outcome (PSO's)

  • PSO1:  Students will understand the basic concepts of physics, especially classical concepts.
  • PSO2: Students will learn to perform experiments in basic as well as some advanced areas of physics such as nuclear physics, electronics, and lasers.
  • PSO3:  The program develops analytical and integrated problem-solving Approach