The North-East Centre is offering a one-year Post Graduate Diploma in Statistical Methods and Analytics exclusively for the domiciled North-East students. The programme starts from July 2013 and is conducted in two semesters with five courses in each semester.
The course is intended to provide students with a comprehensive training in basic theory and applications of Statistical Methods and Analytics, in addition to some exposure to Mathematics and Computer Science. It is so designed that on successful completion, the students will be able to take up jobs as statisticians in such departments of government and industries where application of Statistics is required.
A prestigious multinational IT consultation and services company has agreed to directly recruit all students securing an aggregate of 60% or above in the programme in a single attempt. The students passing the course with less than 60% aggregate marks may also be considered for placement.
A student must have a 3-year Bachelor’s degree with Mathematics/Statistics/Economics and a domicile certificate of North-Eastern States (from a recognized authority).
Selection is based on academic records and performance in a written test and an interview. The written test consists of multiple-choice questions in Mathematics at pass/minor level of Bachelor's degree.
Stipend and Contingency Grant
There are no tuition fees for the programme. Admitted students will recieve monthly stipend of Rs.2000/- and an annual contingency grant of Rs.2000/-. Accommodation will be provided to all the students.
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