Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi (ISI Delhi) is an institute of worldwide repute offering 2 postgraduate and 1 doctoral program under different specializations. Since its inception, it is known for its proactive on-campus placement program. Admission to the courses is done through an entrance test conducted at the Insitute level.
|Type of Programs||PG and Doctoral|
|Student Passing Rate||100%|
Tabulated below are the academic programs offered at Delhi center of Indian Statistical Institute:
|Course Name||Eligibility||Total Seats|
|Master of Statistics (M.Stat)||Graduate in B.E./B.Tech with Statistics as a subject (OR) B.Math from ISI (OR) PG Diploma in Statistical Methods & Analytics from ISI||30|
|MS (Quantitative Economics)||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline (OR) Intermediate Graduate with mathematics||27|
|Ph.D. (Economics/ Mathematics/ Statistics)||Master’s degree in relevant discipline||-|
Know more: ISI Delhi Courses & Fees
Eligible candidates can apply for admission through the official website of the Institute. The selection procedure for each course varies from one another. Listed below are the selection criteria for the academic programs offered at Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi.
Note: Students who are directly admitted to this program will study their first year in Kolkata. Other selected candidates will either study in Delhi or Chennai as decided by the institute.
Read more: ISI Delhi Admission
The placement cell at Delhi centre enables recruitment opportunities for the students. The placement process starts in the month of August. The Institute also organizes Pre Placement Talks (PPTs) which will be followed by campus recruitment. The students will be shortlisted on the basis of academic as well as personal performance. Some of the past recruiters of the Institute include KPMG, HDFC Bank, Accenture, Cognizant, RBS, Reliance, Deloitte, ICICI Bank, Idea, Goldman Sachs, Mercados, DE Shaw & Co, etc.
The following graph shows the industry split for 2018-19 session:
Know more: ISI Delhi Placement
Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi or commonly known as ISI Delhi was established in the year 1974. The Institute is known worldwide for some of its brightest minds. The headquarters of the Institute is located in Kolkata where most of the research and teaching activities take place.
Given below is a brief about the faculty members at the Institute:
Ms. Farzana Afridi
Mr. Monisankar Bishnu
Mr. Chetan Ghate
Mr. Mudit Kapoor
Mr. Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay
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Ques. How are the placements for MS QE at Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi?
Ans. ISI Delhi is one of the top post-graduate institutes in India. The best undergraduates of the country are trained by an internationally renowned faculty. ISI conducts rigorous research and training in the latest quantitative methods and tools to analyze problems that arise in the fields of business, finance, data analytics, governance, and policymaking. The average salary is around 14-15 LPA. On the other hand, lowest would be around 12 LPA. The highest salary is around 30-35 LPA for deserving students.
Ques. Suppose my background is in engineering or physics, or some other field, should I still take the Selection Test in Ph.D.?
Ans. If you don’t have formal training in economics as part of your education, we strongly encourage you to contact the Institute or take the Selection Test. They have several students in the past who have successfully completed the doctoral program (and passed the Selection Test) who didn’t have economics as the first line of study.
Ques. When is the M.S.(Q.E.) entrance examination usually announced? When is it held?
Ans. It is usually advertised in many major English dailies around January-February. The written examination is generally held sometime in May. The selection procedure will be based on academic record and performance in the entrance test.
Ques. What is the placement record for students doing a Ph.D. (Economics) from ISI Delhi?
Ans. The students have found academic employment and post-doctoral fellowships in India and abroad. The list includes name like CORE, Hebrew University, IGIDR, ISI, JNU, NCAER, TERI, University of Warwick and LSE.