Indian Statistical Institute Kolkata

August 13, 2009 by
Filed under: Managment Institutes 

The Indian Statistical Institute was founded as a learned society and housed in the Statistical Laboratory. ISI was registered on 28 April 1932, as a non-profit distributing learned society under the Societies Registration Act (XXI of 1860) and is now registered under the West Bengal Societies Registration Act XXVI of 1961 amended in 1964. Sir R.N. Mookerjee accepted the office of the President of the Indian Statistical Institute, and held this office until his death in 1936. Mahalanobis set up the Statistical Laboratory in the Presidency College sometime in the 1920s.

Library at the Indian Statistical Institute
The Indian Statistical Institute provides a Library facility also. The Central Library of Indian Statistical Institute is located at Kolkata with a network extending to other locations of the Institute. The Central Library at Kolkata has over 200,000 volumes of books and journals besides many official reports, reprints,maps, microfilms and microfiches. The Library has acquired data bases on CD-ROM and further computerisation of the library facilities is in progress.

Course Offered by The ISI
B.Stat. (Hons.)
B.Math. (Hons.)
M.S. in Quantitative Economics
M.S. inLibrary and Information Science
M.Tech. in Computer Science
M.Tech. in Quality, Reliability and Operations Research
Diploma course in Computer Programming & Applications
Certificate course in Computer Programming & Applications
Diploma course in SQC
Certificate Course in SQC
Associateship in Documentation and Information Science
Intensive course in Programming and Application of Electronic Computers
Part-time course in SQC
Part-time course in Statistical Methods and Applications

Address of the Indian Statistical Institute
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