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.

Eligibility Criteria & Duration

Eligibility: Graduation with 45% marks in relevant

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


• 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.