What to do after M.Sc in Statistics in India

Career in Statistics in India

Statistics is a subjects which provides you all the verses of career opportunities such as a researcher,private employee,government jobs.

Govt Jobs In India:
(1) Indian Statistical Service:-
In each year UPSC,Govt. Of India conducts the exam to recruit Indian Statistical Officers in the various post under the Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation. Usually the exam occurs in the month of September.Eligibility: M.Sc in Statistics or Related field.
RBI takes Statistical Research Officer for the purpose of Statistical Data Analysis & Research work. Eligibility: M.Sc in Statistics or Related field.
Staff Selection Commission recruits Statistical Investigator for different posts through an all India entrance exam. Generally in April they took the exam. Eligibility: B.Sc in Statistics(Pass/Honours).
There are various research organisations in India for research in the fields of Statistics after M.Sc. And to be a professor in CollegesUniversities or Institutions an M.Sc degree is essential. To be a school teacher B.Sc in Statistics is the required eligibility.
State governments in each state under Govt of India recruits Statistical Compilor & Officer in Statistical Sectors.They publishes the notifications in local newspapers.

Private Jobs in India:
This is a huge demanded job profile in private sectors specially in IT-Sectors.A good understanding of Statistics & a masters degree in Statistics are necessary to get a job like this.
 (2)Operations Research Analysts: Operations research has been defined as an interdisciplinary branch of applied mathematics and formal science that uses advanced analytical methods such as mathematical modeling, statistical analysis, and mathematical optimization to arrive at optimal or near-optimal solutions to complex decision-making problems. Operations research analysts formulate and apply mathematical modeling methods to develop and interpret information that assists management with policy formulation and other managerial functions. It needs a good knowledge of Mathematics,Statistics & QROR to get this type of job.
(3) Analyst:
The leading job in modern times is the job of data analysis. A good knowledge of SAS,SPSS can help you to get this type of job with a marginal ability in the fields of Statistics.
(4) Biostatistician:
This is field of statistical tools in the fields of Clinical Trials,Epidemiology. To go for it it is advisable to do an M.Sc first then go for some further studies in Biostatistics to be a Biostatistician.
(5) Econometrician :
There is also an another option to be an Econometrician with good knowledge in Statistics,Time Series analysis,Economics.