The Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) is an academic organisation of national importance as recognised by a 1959 act of the parliament of India.
Primary activities of this Institution are research and training of Statistical development of theoretical Statistics and its applications in different natural and social sciences. Originally affiliated with the University of Calcutta, through an act of Indian parliament, Indian Statistical Institute act, 1959 the ISI was declared an institute of national importance in 1959.
Indian Statistical Institute functions under the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI) of the Government of India.
ISI has its headquarters in Baranagar, a suburb of Kolkata, West Bengal. This institution has four subsidiary centres focused on academics at Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, and Tezpur, and a branch at Giridih.
Courses Offered by Indian Statistical institute (ISI)
ISI Kolkata offers different degree, diploma/certificate and fellowship programs for students who want to take admission to Indian Statistical Institute. Here are the ISI Kolkata Courses for which students can apply after being certain of the eligibility criteria:
- 3-year B. Stat. (Hons.).
- 3-year B. Math (Hons.).
- 2-year Masters in Stat.
- 2-year Masters in Math.
- 2 year Masters of Science (M.S) in Quantitative Economics.
- 2 year Masters of Science (M.S) in Quality Management Sciences.
- 2 year Masters of Science (M.S) in Library and Information Science.
- 2-year M. Tech in Computer Science.and
- 2-year M. Tech in Quality, Reliability and Operations Research.
About ISI Entrance Exam
The Institute is one of the leading institutions in India, which is providing higher education in the field of Statistics and other allied areas. Indian Statistical institute entrance Exam is known as ISI exam, it is a very popular examination in all over the India.
Candidates who need to get the admission into the various type of the degree programme can apply for this examination which is conduct by this institute. ISI offers different UG, PG, PhD programme in the field of Statistics, Science & Technology. ISI has four campuses situated in Chennai, Tezpur, Delhi and Bangalore.