Indian Statistical Institute Admission 2022 (UG, PG & PhD): Application Form, Dates

Indian Statistical Institute Admission

Indian Statistical Institute Admission 2022 – Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Kolkata invites applications for admission to Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma, Certificate and Junior Research Fellowships Programmes (PhD) through the Admission test for the academic session 2022-23.

Check full details on Indian Statistical Institute Admission 2022 below here.

Available Programs

Bachelor’s Degree Programs

ProgramDurationCentre
Bachelor of Statistics – B Stat (Hons)3 yearsKolkata
Bachelor of Mathematics – B Math (Hons)3 yearsBengaluru

Master’s Degree Programs

ProgramDurationCentre
Master of Statistics – M Stat2 yearsDelhi – Kolkata
Master of Mathematics – M Math2 yearsKolkata
Master of Science in Quantitative Economics – MS (QE)2 yearsDelhi & Kolkata
Master of Science in Library and Information Science – MS (LIS)2 yearsBengaluru
Master of Science in Quality Management Science – MS (QMS)2 yearsBengaluru – Hyderabad
Master of Technology in Computer Science – M Tech (CS)2 yearsKolkata
Master of Technology in Cryptology and Security – M Tech (CrS)2 yearsKolkata
Master of Technology in Quality, Reliability & Operations Research – M Tech (QROR)2 yearsKolkata

Diploma/Certificate Programs

ProgramDurationCentre
Part-time Course in SQC6 monthsBengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad
Post-graduate Diploma in Statistical Methods & Analytics1 yearChennai & Tezpur
Postgraduate Diploma in Agriculture & Rural Management with Statistical Methods and Analytics1 yearGiridih
Postgraduate Diploma in Business Analytics (jointly with IIT Kharagpur and IIM Calcutta)2 yearKolkata
Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Statistics1 yearProvided online through Coursera

Research Fellowships Programs

ProgramDurationCentre
Junior/Senior Research Fellowship(upto 6+1 years)Kolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru Chennai, Giridih

Research Programmes I

The Institute awards PhD degrees for research in the following fields –

SUBJECTCENTRE
StatisticsKolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai
MathematicsKolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru
QuantitativeEconomics Kolkata, Delhi
Computer ScienceKolkata, Bengaluru, Chennai
Quality, Reliability & Operations Research (QROR)Kolkata, Bengaluru, Delhi, Chennai

Note –

  • Candidates who have been awarded a Junior Research Fellowship in the five aforementioned areas by NBHM/ CSIR/ UGC/ ICMR/ DST/ DBT based on a nationally conducted written Admission Test are also required to clear the ISI Admission Test or an equivalent test conducted by the institute if they wish to obtain a PhD degree from ISI.
  • A JRF (CS) assigned to Bengaluru or Chennai Centre may have to go to Kolkata for completing the necessary coursework.
  • A JRF (QROR) assigned to Bengaluru, Delhi or Chennai Centre may have to go to Kolkata for completing the necessary coursework.

Research Programmes II

The Institute also offers Junior Research Fellowships in several areas of the Natural Sciences and the Social Sciences. However, candidates working for PhD in any area other than the five subjects mentioned above, need to register with other Universities/Institutes for their Ph D degree. These fellowships may not be offered every year and, if offered, not at all centres.

Locations of Research Programmes II: 2022-23

SUBJECTCENTRE
Physics and Applied MathematicsKolkata, Bengaluru
GeologyKolkata
Biological ScienceKolkata, Giridih
Library & Information ScienceBengaluru

Number of seats for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) Programmes (2022-23)

JRF in Statistics12
JRF in Mathematics10
JRF in Quantitative Economics10
JRF in Computer Science20
JRF in Quality Reliability and Operations Research02
JRF in Physics and Applied Mathematics06
JRF in Geology02
JRF in Biological Science (Human Genetics)01
JRF in Biological Science (Agricultural and Ecological Research)01
JRF in Library and Information Science 01

Indian Statistical Institute Admission 2022 Important Dates

On-line Application Starts01 March 2022
On-line Application Ends31 March 2022
Issue of Admit Card21 April  2022
ISI Admission Test08 May 2022

Indian Statistical Institute Admission 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor’s Degree Programs

ProgramEligibilityFellowship
3-year Bachelor of Statistics (Hons)Successful completion of 10+2 years of Higher Secondary Education (or its equivalent) with Mathematics and English as subjects.₹5000/- per month.
3-year Bachelor of Mathematics (Hons)Successful completion of 10+2 years of Higher Secondary Education (or its equivalent) with Mathematics and English as subjects.₹5000/- per month.

Master’s Degree Programs

ProgramEligibilityFellowship
2-year Master of StatisticsA bachelor’s degree of three or more years’ duration, in any discipline. ₹8000/- per month.
2-year Master of MathematicsA bachelor’s degree of three or more years’ duration, in any discipline. ₹8000/- per month.
2-year Master of Science in Quantitative EconomicsA bachelor’s degree of three or more years’ duration, in any discipline. ₹8000/- per month.
2-year Master of Science in Quality Management ScienceA bachelor’s degree of three or more years’ duration, in any discipline. ₹8000/- per month.
2-year Master of Science in Library and Information Science A bachelor’s degree of three or more years’ duration, in any discipline. ₹8000/- per month.
2-year Master of Technology in Computer Science(i) a 4-year B.Tech./B.E. (or equivalent) degree in any stream or, (ii) a master’s degree in any subject and have passed Mathematics at the 10+2 level.
A candidate with a valid GATE score above a threshold (to be decided by the Selection Committee) in his/her own subject is eligible for admission through direct interview.
 ₹12400/- per month.
2-year Master of Technology in Cryptology and Security(i) a 4-year B.Tech./B.E. (or equivalent) degree in any stream or, (ii) a master’s degree in any subject and have passed Mathematics at the 10+2 level.
A candidate with a valid GATE score above a threshold (to be decided by the Selection Committee) in his/her own subject is eligible for admission through direct interview.
 ₹12400/- per month.
2-year Master of Technology in Quality, Reliability & Operations Research(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 the undergraduate or postgraduate level and Physics and Chemistry at the (10+2) level or
(iii) a B.E./B.Tech. degree or any other qualification considered equivalent (such as AMIE).
 ₹12400/- per month.

Diploma Programs

ProgramEligibilityFellowship
1-year Post-Graduate Diploma in Statistical Methods and Analytics(i) a 3-year bachelor’s degree in any discipline with Mathematics as a subject or,
(ii) a B.E./B.Tech. Degree or any other qualification considered equivalent (such as AMIE).
₹3000/- per month ONLY for students domiciled in the North East States of India.
1-year Post-Graduate Diploma in Agricultural and Rural Management with Statistical Methods and AnalyticsA 3-year bachelor’s degree in any discipline with Mathematics/Statistics as a subject at the intermediate (10+2) level. 
1-year Post-Graduate Diploma in Applied StatisticsA graduate degree in any subject and mathematics at the high school (10+2 or equivalent) level. (Offered online by Coursera).
Applicants may directly apply through Coursera to register for this programme also.
Those who qualify through the admission test of ISI will get a tuition waiver.

Junior Research Fellowship (JRF)

ProgramEligibilityCentreFellowship
Statistics(i) an M.Stat. degree from ISI, or
(ii) an M.A./M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Statistics.
Offered at Kolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru and Chennai; registration for PhD in ISI permitted₹31000/- per month.
Mathematics(i) an M.Stat./M.Math. degree from ISI, or
(ii) an M.A./M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Mathematics or,
(iii) an M.E./M.Tech. degree or equivalent with Mathematics as a subject.
Offered at Kolkata, Delhi and Bengaluru; registration for PhD in ISI permitted₹31000/- per month.
Quantitative Economicsa master’s degree in any discipline with Economics/ Mathematics/ Statistics as a subject at the undergraduate or postgraduate level.Offered at Kolkata and Delhi; registration for PhD in ISI permitted₹31000/- per month.
Computer Science(i) an M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent degree in Electronics/ Telecommunication/Radio Physics/ Computer Science/ Electrical Engineering/ Microwave Communications/ Information Technology/ Bioinformatics/ Biotechnology with Mathematics as a subject at the undergraduate or postgraduate level, or
(ii) M. Stat./ M.Sc./ M.C.A./ M.A. or equivalent degree in Physics/ Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics/ Statistics/ Electronic Sciences/ Computer Science/ Atmospheric Science/ Information Technology/ Bioinformatics/ Biotechnology with Mathematics as a subject at the undergraduate or postgraduate level.
Offered at Kolkata, Bengaluru and Chennai; registration for PhD in ISI permitted₹31000/- per month.
Quality, Reliability & Operations Research(i) an M.Tech./M.E./M.S./M.Phil. or equivalent degree in Quality/ Reliability/ Operations Research, or
(ii) an M.Stat./M.Sc./M.A. or equivalent degree in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics with Mathematics as a subject at the undergraduate or postgraduate level.
Offered at Kolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru and Chennai; registration for PhD in ISI permitted₹31000/- per month.
Physics and Applied Mathematicsan M. Sc. degree in Physics/ Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics.Offered at Kolkata₹31000/- per month.
Geologyan M. Sc. degree in Geology, or equivalent with minimum 55% marks. Offered at Kolkata₹31000/- per month.
Biological Science (Human Genetics)an M.Sc. degree in Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Genetics/ Molecular Biology/ Life Sciences/ ZoologyOffered at Kolkata₹31000/- per month.
Agricultural and Ecological Researchan M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Entomology/ Plant Pathology/ Nematology/ Botany/ Zoology/ Microbiology/ BiotechnologyOffered at Giridih₹31000/- per month.
Library and Information Sciencean M.S. (LIS) awarded by ISI or Associateship in Documentation and Information Science (awarded by ISI or NISCAIR/INSDOC) or its equivalent degree (such as a master’s degree in LIS from any Indian/Foreign University).Offered at Bengaluru₹31000/- per month.

Indian Statistical Institute Admission 2022 Application Process

  • Applicants must also apply online (https://www.isical.ac.in/~admission/).
  • Applicants should read carefully the Prospectus and the instructions given in the website before filling in the application form.  
  • Awardees of CSIR/ UGC Junior Research Fellowships seeking admission to the JRF programme in Computer Science may refer to the webpage https://www.isical.ac.in/~admission/Documents/IsiAdmission2022/JRF-CS-Channel2.pdf.

Application Fee

For all Male applicants in the unreserved (General) categoryRs. 1250.00
For all Female applicants in the unreserved (General) categoryRs. 750.00
For reserved (OBC-NCL/SC/ST/PwD/EWS) category candidatesRs. 625.00

Selection Procedure

  • Selection of candidates will be based on their performance in written test(s) and interviews conducted by the Institute subject to satisfying the minimum academic qualification.
  • An equivalent admission test for applicants to JRF in Computer Science, who are awardees of CSIR/ UGC NET Junior Research Fellowships, will be held on 6 June, 2022. 

Important Links

Prospectus 2022−23Click Here
Admission NoticeClick Here
Online application portalClick Here
PhD (Computer Science) for CSIR/UGC JRF awardeesClick Here
Indian Statistical Institute WebsiteClick Here