B.Sc. in Statistics is a 3-year programme focused on the detailed study of mathematical subjects such as statistics and probability backed by logistics and proofs. This programme prepares a student for handling complex data, analyzing it and interpreting it to help understand trends in various industries and people. A degree program in the area of Statistics will cover the following topics:
- Pure and abstract mathematics
- Data science
- Proofs and problem solving
It is a myth commonly believed that probability is all about numbers and solving complex mathematical problems. In reality, everything studied in statistics is backed by practical implications and is used for handling large amounts of data and taking very important steps. The statistics students are also taught a lot about the various software applications that can be used to interpret and analyze the data better.
Scope of B.Sc. in Statistics
Statistics is all about collecting, organizing, analyzing and interpreting data. Any place with a database needs an expert statistician to understand and evaluate the data. From the government introducing schemes for the welfare of people to big companies launching their marketing strategies, statistics are needed everywhere, even before they can make a decision.
Career options for B.Sc. in Statistics
You may have seen a lot of job profiles for students with a BSc in statistics because the truth is that this is one of the few fields that becomes a backbone of all the various industries. A statistician is required in the food, medical, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, and financial industries- everywhere! Private and government sectors both are in great demand of statisticians. The career options for BSC in statistics students can be:
- Business analyst
- Risk analyst
- Data analyst
- Data scientist
- Financial accountant
- Analyst broker
Programme offered at
- GITAM School of Science,Visakhapatnam Campus
- GITAM School of Science,Hyderabad Campus
- GITAM School of Science,Benguluru Campus
Duration of the programme
- 3 Years
- A pass with minimum of 60% aggregate marks or second division in group (Optional Subjects) in Intermediate/10+2 examination from recognized State Boards/CBSE/ICSE or equivalent.
- Intermediate/10+2 with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or equivalent