ISI Admission 2015 – Indian Statistical Institute

ISI Admission 2015 has been announced for Indian Statistical Institute. Admission in ISI Kolkata, Bengaluru, Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Tezpur details are given here. Admission tests and interviews are conducted for determining merit of eligibile candidates, and as required, the past academic record of each candidate. Get here complete information of ISI Admission 2015 in Degree, Diploma / Certificate, and Fellowship programmes for academic session 2015-2016.

ISI Application Form 2015 for all the courses, is to be filled online at www.isical.ac.in. Before filling up the application form for Indian Statistical Institute admissions, candidate must read the detailed eligibility conditions, and instructions carefully. Admit card for the relevant entrance exams are issued by ISI. Hall ticket / admit card of ISI admission 2015 must be printed, and downloaded in the given window. Thereafter, candidate must appear in the entrance exam and / or interview.

Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) Admission 2015

Indian Statistical Institute is an academic institute of national importance as recognised by a 1959 act of the Indian parliament. It grew out of the Statistical Laboratory set up by Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis in Presidency College, Kolkata.

ISI Admission 2015 Important Dates

  • On-line Application Starts: 3 February 2015,
  • On-line Application Ends: 3 March 2015,
  • Payment of Application Fee at SBI Branches Starts: 6 February 2015,
  • Payment of Application Fee at SBI Branches Ends: 10 March 2015,
  • Admission Test: 10 May 2015.

ISI Admission 2015 Quick Links

ISI Selected Candidates For Admission

ISI Selected Candidates For Interview

Important Notice

  • You are advised to check your registration number with the interview schedule and report at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled time.
  • You are also advised to bring all the certificates and results both original and attested photocopies with you including caste certificate etc. (if applicable).
  • Out-stationed candidates will be paid two-way sleeper/second class railway fare between their home station and Indian Statistical Institute (Reporting Centre) by the shortest route on submitting photocopies of their railway tickets. These candidates will be provided with free board and lodging facilities in our hostel at Indian Statistical Institute.
  • Request for accommodation should reach the to the concerned person as mentioned in the interview schedule published in our official website at least five days advance, preferably by e-mail.
  • Please note that it will not be possible to entertain requests for any accompanying person’s accommodation in the on-campus Guesthouse and/or Hostels inside the ISI Campus.
  • Special consideration can be given to the female candidates, subject to availability.

ISI Admission Notice 2015

Applications are invited for the following programmes from the candidates having qualifications as shown against each programme. Candidates who are due to complete the qualifying examinations before 01 July 2015 may also apply. Stipends/Fellowships as mentioned against each programme will be available to the deserving candidates.

  1. 3-year B Stat (Hons): Successful completion of Higher Secondary (10+2) or equivalent with Mathematics and English. Stipend ₹ 3000/- per month (Offered at Kolkata).
  2. 3-year BMath (Hons): Successful completion of Higher Secondary (10+2) or equivalent with Mathematics and English. Stipend ₹ 3000/- per month (Offered at Bengaluru).
For the above two programmes, eligible Indian National Mathematical Olympiad (INMO) Awardees of any previous year need not sit for the written test. Such candidates would be directly called for interview but are required to apply in the prescribed application form like all other candidates (see details in Prospectus).
  1. 2-year M Stat: 3-year Bachelor’s degree with Statistics as a full subject, or a B Stat/B Math Degree/PG Diploma in Statistical Methods and Analytics from ISI. Stipend ₹ 5000/- per month (Offered at Delhi and Chennai).
  2. 2-year M Math: 3-year Bachelor’s degree or a BE/B Tech degree, with Mathematics and an exceptionally strong background in Analysis and Abstract Algebra or a B Stat/B Math degree from ISI. Stipend ₹ 5000/per month (Offered at Bengaluru).
  3. 2-year Master of Science (MS) in Quantitative Economics: 3-year Bachelor’s degree in Economics/ Mathematics/Statistics/Physics or a B Stat degree from ISI or a BE/B Tech degree with knowledge of Economics and Mathematics at the undergraduate level. Stipend ₹ 5000/- per month (Offered at Kolkata and Delhi).
  4. 2-year Master of Science (MS) in Quality Management Science: 3-year Bachelor’s degree with Mathematics. Graduate Engineers are also eligible to apply. Stipend ₹ 5000/- per month (Offered at Bengaluru-Hyderabad, see details in Prospectus).
  5. 2-year Master of Science (MS) in Library and Information Science: 3-year Bachelor’s degree in any discipline. Stipend ₹ 5000/- per month (Offered at Bengaluru).
  6. 2-year M Tech in Computer Science: (i) Master’s degree in Mathematics/Statistics/Physics/ Electronic Science/Computer Science/Computer Applications/Information Technology or, (ii) Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or any other qualification considered equivalent (such as AMIE or, GRAD-IETE or, DOEACC ‘B’ Level). Stipend ₹ 8000/- per month (Offered at Kolkata). A candidate with a valid GATE scores above a threshold (to be decided by the Selection Committee) in his/her own subject would be directly called for interview. However, such candidates are required to apply in the prescribed application form like all other candidates (see details in Prospectus).
  7. 2-year M Tech in Quality, Reliability and Operations Research: (i) Master’s degree in Statistics or Master’s degree in Mathematics with Probability and Statistics as major subjects or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent or PG diploma in SQC & OR from ISI and (ii) Knowledge of Mathematics at graduate level and knowledge of Physics and Chemistry at Higher Secondary level. Stipend ₹ 8000/- per month (Offered at Kolkata).
  8. 1-year PG Diploma in Statistical Methods and Analytics: 3-year Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics/ Statistics/Economics. Stipend ₹ 2000/- per month (Offered at ISI NE centre at Tezpur, exclusively for the domiciled North-East students).
  9. 1-year PG Diploma in Computer Applications: 3-year Bachelor’s degree with Mathematics as one of the subjects (Offered at Giridih).

A candidate who was asked to discontinue any of the above programmes is not eligible for readmission to the same programme.

Junior Research Fellowship JRF

(a) Statistics: (i) A good academic record with M Stat, MA/M Sc or equivalent degree in Statistics or, (ii) outstanding mathematical maturity with B Stat/B Math, BA/B Sc or equivalent degree with Statistics as the main subject (Offered at ISI Kolkata, ISI Delhi, ISI Bengaluru and ISI Chennai).

(b) Mathematics: (i) A good academic record with M Stat, M Math, MA/M Sc or equivalent degree in Mathematics or, (ii) outstanding mathematical maturity with B Stat/B Math, BA/ B Sc or equivalent degree with Mathematics as the main subject (Offered at ISI Kolkata, ISI Delhi, ISI Bengaluru and ISI Chennai).

(c) Quantitative Economics: (i) A good academic record with MS(QE), M Stat, MA/M Sc or equivalent degree in Statistics/Mathematics/Economics/Econometrics or, (ii) outstanding mathematical maturity with BA/B Sc degree with Economics as the main subject. A candidate possessing a Master’s degree in any subject with Mathematics/Statistics as a full subject at the undergraduate level is also eligible (Offered at ISI Kolkata and ISI Delhi).

(d) Computer Science: A good academic record with ME/M Tech or equivalent degree in Electronics/ Telecommunication/ Radio Physics/ Computer Science/ Electrical Engineering/ Microwave Communications/Information Technology/Bioinformatics/Biotechnology with Mathematics as a compulsory subject at the graduate level or a good academic record with M Stat/M Sc/ MCA/MA or equivalent degree in Physics/Mathematics/Applied Mathematics/Statistics/Electronic Sciences/ Computer Science/Atmospheric Science/Information Technology/Bioinformatics/Biotechnology with Mathematics as a compulsory subject at the graduate level. Outstanding candidates having BE/B Tech or equivalent degree in the above subjects will also be eligible (Offered at ISI Kolkata, ISI Bengaluru and ISI Chennai).

(e) Quality, Reliability and Operations Research: A good academic record with M Tech/ME/MS/ M Phil or equivalent degree in Quality/Reliability/Operations Research or a good academic record with M Stat/M Sc/MA or equivalent degree in Mathematics/Statistics/Physics with Mathematics as a compulsory subject at the graduate level. Outstanding candidates having BE/ B Tech or equivalent degree in the above subjects will also be eligible (Offered at ISI Kolkata, ISI Delhi and ISI Chennai).

(f) Physics and Applied Mathematics: A consistently good academic record with M Sc in Physics/Mathematics/ Statistics (Offered at ISI Kolkata).

(g) Agriculture and Ecology: A good academic record with M Sc in Applied Microbiology/ Biotechnology/Plant Genetics or M Sc in Entomology/Plant Pathology/Botany/Ecology/ Nematology/Zoology (desirable prior experience in plant nematological work) or M Sc in Microbiology/Botany (with specialization in Microbiology)/ Biochemistry (Offered at ISI Kolkata and ISI Giridih).

(h) Biological Anthropology: M Sc in Anthropology with first class and with specialization in Physical/Bological Anthropology (Offered at ISI Kolkata).

(i) Psychology: MA/ M Sc in Psychology / Applied Psychology (Offered at ISI Kolkata).

(j) Geology: A good academic record with M Sc in Geology or equivalent (Offered at ISI Kolkata).

(k) Sociology: A good academic record with Master’s degree in Sociology/Social Anthropology/Economics (Offered at ISI Giridih).

(l) Library and Information Science: A consistently good academic record with first or high second class in MS (LIS) awarded by ISI or Associateship in Documentation and Information Science of ISI or NISCAIR/INSDOC or its equivalent degree (such as Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from any University) with at least 55% marks in undergraduate programme (Offered at ISI Bengaluru).

(m)Development Studies: A good academic record with Master’s or M.Phil. degree in Development Studies, Sociology, Economics, Agricultural Economics, Political Science or any equivalent degree (Offered at ISI Bengaluru).

Fellowships for (a) to (m):

  • Applicants with ME/M Tech or equivalent: ₹ 18000/- per month and
  • Others: ₹ 16000/- per month. A special fellowship of ₹ 20000/- per month is also available for outstanding candidates in each of the following subjects: (i) Statistics, (ii) Mathematics, (iii) Computer Science, (iv) Quantitative

Economics and (v) Quality, Reliability and Operations Research. Fellowships are likely to be revised soon (Details are available in the Prospectus).

Selection of candidates is based on merit as judged by their performance in written tests and interviews conducted by the Institute. Past academic record may also be taken into consideration.

Note:

  • Candidates selected for Junior Research Fellowships may be asked to join at a place other than the one opted for, if necessary.

Due consideration is given to SC/ST/OBC/Physically Challenged candidates for all programmes from 1 to 11 above (i.e., excluding Junior Research Fellowship programme). Detailed procedures for selection of the candidates who have been offered Junior Research Fellowships by the CSIR/NBHM are available in the prospectus. Limited hostel facilities are available.

ISI Information Brochure 2015

Applications are invited for the following programmes from the candidates having qualifications as shown against each programme. Candidates who are due to complete the qualifying examinations before 01 July 2015 may also apply. Applications must be submitted by 03 MARCH 2015. Last date of making payment at any branch of the State Bank of India is 10 March, 2015.

The Admission Test will be held on Sunday, May 10, 2015 at a number of centers all over India.

ISI Information Brochure for Admissions 2015

Applicants are advised to study the prospectus carefully and satisfy themselves that they are eligible for admission to the course/ fellowship for which they are applying. If at any stage it is found that a candidate does not satisfy the eligibility conditions or the information furnished in the application is incorrect, the application will be cancelled. Those who have completed or are due to complete the qualifying examinations for which results are not yet published, may also apply for admission; if selected, their admission to a course or fellowship will be provisional pending the announcement of results. In such cases, however, their applications will be cancelled if the final examinations are not completed before 01 July 2015. This date may be relaxed by the Institute in case of candidates with outstanding academic record and performance in the selection tests and interviews.

Download ISI admission 2015 prospectus – Click here to download the prospectus for ISI admission 2015.

  1. Candidates selected for Junior Research Fellowships may be asked to join at a place other than the one opted for, if necessary.
  2. Candidates who fail to appear at the admission tests will not be considered for admission. On the basis of the performance in the tests and past academic record, a limited number of candidates will be asked to appear at an interview for final selection subject to verification of their eligibility with reference to original documents.
  3. Any dispute concerning ADMISSIONS in 2015-2016 shall be settled in Kolkata subject to the jurisdiction of the Kolkata High Court.

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