Statistical Data Science

Scope: The four-year Bachelor (Hons.) programme of Statistical Data Science focuses on statistical methodologies, with emphasis on statistical machine learning, computational statistics and data analytics. The focus will be on applications of statistics in industry and different branches of sciences, with a solid knowledge and understanding of statistics and probability. Outgoing students are expected to be placed in industry, finance and banking sectors and other Govt./Non-Govt. sectors. They will be also able to pursue higher studies.

For further detail on the content of the programme take a look at the course structure.

Eligibility: In order to be eligible for admission, a student should have successfully completed 10+2 years of Higher Secondary Education (or its equivalent) with Mathematics and English as subjects of study.

Method of Selection: Each candidate applying for admission to this programme has to take a selection test of duration 2 hours comprising 30 objective type questions in Mathematics at the Higher Secondary level (10+2 years programme). The level of the test will to be similar to the JEE Mathematics test. Sample questions will be released on the webpage. A single merit list will be released and candidates will be allowed to choose their preferred centres in that order.

Fees: The course fee is INR 1 lakh per semester (plus additional fees/deposits as deemed necessary). The seat acceptance deposit (SAD) is INR 1 lakh. Full fee waiver is to be given to SC/ST/PH (or PwBD). Other fee reductions, if any, would be on merit-cum-means basis.

Location: The program will be offered concurrently in three centres of the institute: Kolkata, Delhi and Bengaluru. The courses will be taught in hybrid mode. The students will be physically present in each centre. The teacher will lecture in one of the centres with the other centres connected by video conferencing. The number of students to be admitted in each centre is 25. This is inclusive of all reserved seats and supernumerary seats, if any.

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Accommodation: No hostel accommodation will be provided to students in any location.