Sister Nibedita Government General Degree College for Girls

Sister Nibedita Government General Degree College for Girls

Affiliated to University of Calcutta


Career Opportunities of Statistics:

Statistics is indispensable in this modern age aptly termed as "the age of planning". The governments of most countries around the world are constantly researching to improve its economic development. Statistical data and techniques of statistical analysis are immensely useful in solving economic problems such as wages, price, time series analysis, demand analysis. It is an irreplaceable tool of production control. Business executives are relying more and more on statistical techniques for studying the preference of the customers. Industrial statistics are widely used in quality control. In production engineering, statistical tools such as inspection plan, control chart etc. are extensively used to find out whether the product is in conformity with the specifications or not. Statistics are useful to banker, insurance companies, social workers, labour unions, trade associations, chambers and to the politicians. Career in Statistics offers great job opportunities in India and also in abroad. The statisticians and their analytic skills are highly demanded in today’s job market.

After completing study in statistics, one can also apply for the Civil Services, Indian Statistical Services & Indian Economic Services exams. Those aspirant for Research Career in abroad may apply to different US Universities offering Ph.D. Programme .