Pooja Madhurima

What are the placement opportunities for a Mathematics student?

Can you help me out

by Pooja Madhurima
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: What are the placement opportunities for a Mathematics student?

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

This is the best time ( as far as job opportunities are concerned) for Masters and PhD degree holders in mathematics. There are various institutes offering math education and research of world repute in India. Typically the road to an education in math starts after passing class 12. After passing 12th , an aspirant has an opportunity to either go for a BSc degree or an integrated MSc degree or a BS degree or an integrated MS degree.




The two best places in India offering a Bachelor's degree in math are the Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore and the Chennai Mathematical Institute. Indian statistical institute offers a Bachelor of Math degree and admissions are held after a tough screening test at various centers of India held in late May each year followed by a personal interview at Bangalore. CMI offers a BSc degree in Math and Computer Science, admissions to which is through a written test held at various centers of India in late May each year. Both ISI and CMI also admit students who have qualified in the Indian National Mathematical Olympias ( INMO) or are Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana ( KVPY) fellows. After completing Bachelor degree in Math , a student has an option to get an MSc or MS degree from the eminent institutes of India. They can also seek admission in integrated MSc- PhD programme in Mathematics.




Apart from academia, a trained mathematician can be very well employed in Government departments engaged in space research ( the Indian space research organization, ISRO), defense research ( Defense research and development organization, DRDO) , aeronautical research ( National Aeronautics Limited, or NAL) to solve their special problems. Today, cryptology is in vogue ( the systems ensuring the safety of our credit card transactions are based on some very sophisticated mathematics) . Organizations such as the DRDO and the Society for Electronic Transaction & Security ( SETS) are interested in mathematicians with training in this area. Financial mathematics is another area that leads to well paid jobs. Computer giants such as IBM and Microsoft have research departments which have highly paid scientists who are either mathematician or theoretical computer scientists

In order to post replies to the question: "What are the placement opportunities for a Mathematics student?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

Hii mam,If i do mba(weekend) from Ip university then the i receive degree is clearly specifiy mba weekend or only Just Mba .?

Hello Parminder,  There is nothing called MBA weekend degree. Its just how the courses are structured so that one can pursue a course without ham .. read more

my qualification is 10th pass and i want to become a graduate

Hello Tanveer,  Good that you wish to be a graduate but in which stream is the question. Write back detailing your line of interest and liking so .. read more

I am a passionate actor and i just did my graduation in journalism and now i am confused whether to pursue my carrer in acting or journalism even though i want to pursue my carrer into acting but i am kinda insecure that i will end up jobless.

Hello Amann,  You have mentioned being passionate about acting. If it is your passion then it must be something you should go for because when yo .. read more

Hi meghana mam .I am completed intermediate bipc. Now I want join in BSC (bzc) . Next pg course I want medical field in labs .... Anesthesia ... Car... Mra scan .. ECG..So I want it suggestion in availability courses

Hello SK Humayun,  Congrats on clearing 12th. Here in terms of your B.Sc I would suggest that pursue a B.Sc in Radiology. The course would give y .. read more
Most Popular

I have passed 12th with 74% mark. I have choice to join BTech or BSc physics. kindly suggest me what should I choose out of the 2. i am flexible with my career profile as an engineer or as a lecturer.

Hi Dear, Congratulations! As I care for your career, I would like to tell you that 74% is pretty average score nowadays when most of the students to w .. read more

Which are the best colleges for interior designing in India?

Some of the leading institutes in Interior Designing includes IIFT, Pearl Academy, Lovely Professional University, Apeejey university etc. You have th .. read more

How is the typical day of a Corporate Lawyer?

 hii i am miss ravika can yoy help me   .. read more

To become a fashion designer or an airhostess

The choice on your career is with you only. It is all about your interest and talent.  In my view a career in fashion designing gives you more op .. read more
Caching Date: 5/25/2017 11:13:08 AM