Post-Graduate

PG Admission

Test

1. Master of Statistics [M Stat]

Eligibility In order to be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant must have
• a three-year Bachelor’s degree or a BE/B Tech degree with Statistics as a subject, or
• a B Math degree from ISI, or • a Post-Graduate Diploma in Statistical Methods and Analytics from ISI.

Selection Procedure Students with B Stat (Hons) degree from ISI are offered direct admission to this programme without any selection test or interview. For all other eligible candidates, including students with a B Stat (Pass) degree from ISI, selection for admission to this programme is based on performance in written admission tests and subsequent interview.

2. Master of Mathematics [M Math]

Eligibility In order to be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant must have
• a three year Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, or • a BE/B Tech Degree, with Mathematics as a subject, or
• a B Stat degree from ISI.

Selection Procedure Students with B Math (Hons) degree from ISI are offered direct admission to this programme without any selection test or interview. For all other eligible candidates, including students with B Math (Pass) degree from ISI, selection for admission to the programme is based on performance in written admission tests and subsequent interview.

3. Master of Science in Quantitative Economics [MS (QE)]

Eligibility In order to be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant must have

• a Bachelor’s degree (of at least 3-year duration) in any discipline and • have passed the 12th standard examination with Mathematics as a subject.

Selection Procedure Selection of candidates to this programme will be based on performance in written tests and subsequent interview.

4. Master of Science in Quality Management Science [MS (QMS)]

Eligibility In order to be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant must have
• a three-year Bachelor’s degree with Mathematics as a subject, or
• a BE/ B Tech degree in any discipline.

Selection Procedure Selection of candidates to this programme, including the sponsored ones, will be based on performance in written tests and subsequent interview.

There is, however, a provision for sponsorship by government, semi-government, public sector undertakings, autonomous institutions and commercial/ industrial organizations, which can sponsor candidates from their establishments, provided they satisfy the eligibility requirements. The Institute, at its discretion, may apply a different criterion for such candidates. A candidate would be considered sponsored only if the employer gives him/her leave and full salary for the entire duration of the programme. Sponsored candidates will not receive any stipend and their sponsors will have to pay a tuition fee of Rs. 20,000/- per year.

5. Master of Science in Library and Information Science [MS (LIS)]

Eligibility In order to be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant must have a three-year Bachelor’s degree in any discipline.

Selection Procedure Selection of candidates will be based on performance in written tests and subsequent interview.

6. Master of Technology in Computer Science [M Tech (CS)]

Eligibility In order to be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant must have
• a Master’s degree in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics/ Electronic Science/ Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Information Technology, or
• a BE/ B Tech degree or any other qualification considered equivalent (such as AMIE or, GRAD-IETE or, DOEACC ’B’ Level).

Selection Procedure A candidate is admitted to this programme through written tests and interview. A few candidates may be sponsored by government, semi-government, public sector undertakings and autonomous institutions but such candidates will also be admitted through the ISI Admission Test. The Institute at its discretion may apply a different criterion for such candidates. A candidate would be considered sponsored only if he/she is granted leave and full salary by the employer for the entire duration of the programme. Sponsored candidates will not receive any stipend and their sponsors will have to pay a tuition fee of Rs 20,000/- per year.

A candidate with a valid GATE score above a threshold (to be decided by the Selection Committee) in his/her own subject will be directly called for interview. Final selection of such candidates would be based on their GATE scores and their performance in the interview. These candidates are required to apply, like all other candidates, in the prescribed application form.

7. Master of Technology in Cryptology and Security [M Tech (CrS)]

Eligibility Same as M Tech in Computer Science programme.

Selection Procedure Same as M Tech in Computer Science programme.

8. Master of Technology in Quality, Reliability & Operations Research [M Tech (QROR)]

Eligibility In order to be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant must have
(i) a Master’s Degree in Statistics with Physics and Chemistry at the (10+2) level; or
(ii) a Master’s Degree in Mathematics with Statistics as a subject at undergraduate or post-graduate level, and Physics and Chemistry at the (10+2) level; or
(iii) a BE/B Tech degree or any other qualification considered equivalent (such as AMIE).

The programme is offered in two streams:
Statistics Stream for candidates with qualifications (i) or (ii) mentioned above;
Engineering Stream for candidates with an undergraduate degree in Engineering or Technology as in (iii) above.

Selection Procedure All candidates, including sponsored ones, are admitted through written tests and interview. For admission to this programme, valid GATE score is not necessary, and candidates with valid GATE scores also must take the written tests.

There is a provision for sponsorship by government, semi-government, public sector undertakings, autonomous institutions and industrial organisations, which can sponsor candidates from their establishments, provided they satisfy the eligibility requirements. The Institute, at its discretion, may apply a different criterion for such candidates. A candidate would be considered sponsored only if the employer gives him/her leave and full salary for the entire duration of the programme. Sponsored candidates will not receive any stipend and their sponsors will have to pay a tuition fee of Rs 20,000/- per year.

9. Postgraduate Diploma in Statistical Methods & Analytics

Eligibility In order to be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant must
have a domicile certificate of North-Eastern states from a recognised authority, and has
one of the following:
• a three-year Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with Mathematics as a subject;
• a BE/B Tech degree or any other qualification considered equivalent (such as AMIE).

Selection Procedure Selection is based on the performance in written test and interview.

Fifty percent (50%) of the total number of seats is reserved for the domiciled students
of the North-Eastern states of India. For taking admission in these seats, the domiciled
candidates of the North-Eastern states of India must have domicile certificate of NorthEastern
states from a recognized authority.

10.  Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Applications

Eligibility In order to be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant must
have
• a three-year Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with Mathematics as a subject.

Selection Procedure Selection is based on the performance in written test and interview

11.  Postgraduate Diploma in Business Analytics
See http://www.isical.ac.in/~pgdba/ for further details.