PGDAST : POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN APPLIED STATISTICS

Programme Type PGDIPLOMA
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Sciences
Duration 1 Year
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization APPLIED STATISTICS
Description

Statistical Techniques deal with acquisition, representation, analysis and interpretation of data. Statistics is an
emerging field and the demand for statistics professionals is increasing by the day due to its potential applications in
several fields such as rural and urban planning, data monitoring, natural resources management, management of
industrial and business problems and social and agricultural development, etc.The PG Diploma in Applied Statistics
Programme (PGDAST) has been developed to cater to the needs of working professionals and graduates aspiring
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Specialised
Courses to be
taken Together
for employment in industries (e.g., software, pharmaceutical industries), National Laboratories, R & D Organisations
and Academic Institutions.
The programme aims to provide the knowledge and computer based exercises in selected areas of statistics and to
acquaint the learners with the use of statistical tools in the analysis of industrial, social and business data.
Programme Objectives:
To provide learners with the core knowledge required for statistical applications,
To acquaint learners with the use of statistics in applied sciences and industries,
To provide computer based exercises in selected areas of statistics, and
To equip learners with the skills of using appropriate statistical technique for applications in various fields.

Eligibility

Graduation in any discipline.

Fee Structure

Rs.7,600/- for full programme.

Programme Coordinator : Dr. Manish Trivedi, manish_trivedi@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29572825

Course Details


Course Code

Title of the Course

Credit

Core (Compulsory)

 

MST

1

Foundation in Mathematics and Statistics

4

Core

 

MST

2

Descriptive Statistics

4

Core

 

MST

3

Probability Theory

4

Core

 

MST

4

Statistical Inference

4

Core

 

MST

5

Statistical Techniques

4

Core

 

MSTL1

Basic Statistics Lab

2

Core

 

 

 

Courses For Industrial Statistics Specialisation

 

 

MSTE 1

Industrial Statistics-I

4

Specialised

 

 

 

 

 

Courses  to be

 

MSTE 2

Industrial Statistics -II

4

 

taken Together

 

MSTL 2

Industrial Statistics Lab

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
HYDERABAD 0111: AURORA DEGREE COLLEGE (111)
BANGALORE 1320: GOVT. SCIENCE COLLEGE,BANGALORE (1320)
BHOPAL 1501: MOTILAL VIGYAN MAHAVIDYALAYA (1501)
PUNE 1606: CHH. SHAHU INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS EDU. AND RESEARCH (1606)
BHUBANESHWAR 2100: IGNOU REGIONAL CENTRE (2100)
JAIPUR 2306: GOVT COLLEGE, AJMER (2306)
JAIPUR 23142: KANORIA PG MAHILA MAHAVIDYALAYA, JAIPUR (23142)
DELHI 2 (RAJGHAT) 29045: SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (29045)
DELHI 2 (RAJGHAT) 2900: TELE LEARNING CENTRE (2900)
RANCHI 3645: MARWARI COLLEGE, RANCHI (3645)
VIJAYAWADA 33029: S.V. ARTS COLLEGE TITUPATI (33029)
NAGPUR 36055: HISLOP COLLEGE (36055)
NOIDA 2714: HINDU COLLEGE (2714)
NOIDA 2707: M.M.P.G. COLLEGE MODINAGAR (2707)
NOIDA 2728: MEERUT COLLEGE MEERUT (2728)
TRIVANDRUM 1441: MAR IVANIOS INSTITUTE OF ADVANCE STUDIES (1441)
JABALPUR 1502: RDVV UNIVERSITY JABALPUR (1502)
VARANASI 2709: DDU UNIVERSITY GORAKHPUR (2709)
VARANASI 48028: ST ANDREWS COLLEGE, GORAKHPUR (48028)
VARANASI 2708: UDAI PRATAP AUTONOMOUS COLLEGE, VARANASI (2708)
PATNA 0516: XAVIER CENTRE FOR COMPUTER STUDIES (516)
ARMY-PUNE 5404: TRG BN-1, BOMBAY SAPPERS (5404)
ARMY-UDHAMPUR 5501: HRDC HQ NORTHERN COMMAND (5501)
DELHI 1 (MOHAN ESTATE (SOUTH DELHI)) 07162: MOHYAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH INST. OF TECH(MERIT) (07162P)
DELHI 1 (MOHAN ESTATE (SOUTH DELHI)) 0750: PIONEER INSTITUTE OF COMPUTER EDUCATION (0750P)
VISHAKHAPATNAM 0109: DR L.BULLAYA COLLEGE (0109)
VISHAKHAPATNAM 84002: GOVERNMENT COLLEGE (AUTONOMOUS) (84002)
AHMEDABAD 0901: L.D. ARTS COLLEGE (901)