Lakshay Arora

If I do post graduation in Statistics, what kind of jobs can I get both in India and abroad?

How should i approach best solution for this

by Lakshay Arora
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: If I do post graduation in Statistics, what kind of jobs can I get both in India and abroad?

Preeti Taneja
Preeti Taneja
Verified Career Expert
Head Guidance & Counselling at Project Wisdom, CSR initiative of Canam Consultants Limited, Chandigarh
  • Chandigarh

Statistics is all about data analysis. Its objective is to draw a meaning and interpretation out of stacks of numerical data on facts and events. A statistician's job is to make these conclusions simple enough for the layman to understand. The job opportunities for statistician depends upon their area of specialization

The areas of specialization within the field of statistics are :-

Operations research- operations research is used to find out the optimum usage of resources to gain maximum output . Areas such as process engineering and management , industrial operation design etc use operation research.

Statistical quality control- this is the application of statistical methods in maintaining quality of products , products and services. They will statically find out for instance whether a batch of television sets is free of manufacturing defects.

Quantitative economics- Quantitative economics is the specialized application of theories in statistics in the analysis of economic trends, economic planning , financial analysis and related fields.

Applied statistics- applied statistics is the use of statistical analysis in various areas like engineering, agriculture, meteorology, social science research , marketing research etc.

As a statistician one will be working in close coordination with researchers in diffrent fields, business managers and even government officials during projects. Most of their work will be desk bound except if they are actively involved in data collection.

Mathematical Statistics- An aspirant in this field will be involved i mathematical research involving computations and derivations.

Statisticians can find employment :-

Indian Statistical Service- a service of the Government of India and other Government Departments like Ministry of Commerce, Directorate of Commercial Intelligence & Statistics etc
Teaching

Economics , agriculture, medical and social research organization like National Council of Applied Economic Research, The center for Monitoring Indian Economy, Indian Council for Medical; Research, Indian Council for Agriculture Research etc,

Market research organizations

In order to post replies to the question: "If I do post graduation in Statistics, what kind of jobs can I get both in India and abroad?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

Procedure for admission in diploma in electrical branch? What is the qualification required?

Hello Krishna Nagar, Diploma in Engineering is 3 year duration programme run by Polytechnics. The eligibility for admission  to Diploma programme .. read more

How parents can perform a decisive role in their ward’s education and career thereafter?

Hi, If we are to give the importance and assign a great role in student’s education and the Career thereafter, it is nobody else but the parents .. read more

I want to do Msc with animal physiology.. please tell me details of entrance exam and top universities

Hello Mayna, Please note there is only one University in India providing an M.Sc in Animal Physiology.   Other Institutes provides different cour .. read more

what career should i choose?? as i m pursing my BBA from lucknow university

Hello Dipshi, Please note, after BBA, the only option one has in terms of further studies includes pursuing an MBA program. Pursuing an MBA, would hel .. read more
Most Popular

What are the books that every Mechanical Engineer must read?

Probably it would be difficult to prepare down a complete and comprehensive list of books to follow by every mechanical engineer,as the different spec .. read more

Do 12th board marks have any importance in jee mains

Hello,  Yes there is importance of class 12 marks in jee main 2017 bcoz the rank will be decided by the percentile formula in which there is a we .. read more

Can you tell about the job description of a typical animator?

Hi   Being Creative is always appreciable, this ability is especially  inborn . Animator Do require concentration with abstract thinking. Cr .. read more

I want to be a career guide. What should I study for become a career counselor

Hi Uttam, Thank you for writing and sharing your concerns. to become a career counselor first you need to identify your target audience who do you wan .. read more