Department of Statistics and Economics

Government Holkar (Model Autonomous) Science College, Indore (M.P.), INDIA

(NAAC Accredited "A" Grade College)

Established: 1891

    Thought of the Day   

" In a gentle way, you can shake the world ""

~ Mahatma Gandhi ~

    Career & Opportunities    

    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 economical problems such as wages, price , time series analysis, demand analysis .It is an irreplaceable tool of production control .Business executives are relaying more and more on statistical techniques for studying the preference of the customers .

    Industry statistics is widely used in quality control .In production engineering , statistical  tools such as inspection plane, control chart etc. are extensively used to find out whether the product is conforming to specifications or not .

    Statistics is useful to bankers ,insurance companies ,social workers, labour unions, trade association chambers and to the politicians.  

    One can find a career in statistical profession by doing activities such as solving problems in a wide variety of fields and apply mathematical and statistical knowledge to social economic problems

    Careers   that   incorporate statistics can  be found in a wide variety of  disciplines. Here are a few examples of fields which use  statistics i.e. agriculture, business, industry, computer science, health sciences, government, scientific and other disciplines.

    These  candidates can also apply for the Indian statistical services, civil services and Indian economic service exams.

     What are the job roles :

  • Statistician
  • Lecturer /professor
  • Content Analyst
  • Statistic  Trainer
  • Data Scientist
  • Consultant
  • Biostatistician
  • Researcher

Job opportunities in the field of Statistics


       Job profile &Description


    • Statistical   Investigator
    • ISS  (Indian statistical services )
    • DSO (District Satistical Officer)
    • Statistical Officer in RBI (Reserve Bank of India )
    • Human Resource Advisor (Planning  Commission )


    • Quality Controller (Quality Control/QualityAssurance dept.)
    • Data Analysis .(Finance / Marketing department )
    • Economist
    • Statistical  Analysis Manager
    • Principal Statistical Programmer



    • Research  Associate (In agriculture )
    • Senior Research Follow
    • Statistical Assistance (Tamilnadu public service commission)


    • Block Health Statistician (Public Service Commission)
    • Bio Statistics Research  (All India institute of Medical Science)


    • Statistical  Analyst    (Stock market)
    • Research   Analyst


    • Lecturer /Professor
    • Scientist
    • Data Scientist
    • Research Associate

    Semi Government

    • Sports Statistical Analyst   (Sports & Media Channel )


Job opportunities in the field of Economics


       Job profile &Description


    • Analyst
    • LIC Officer
    • IAS Officer
    • Statistical Officer
    • Advisory (Planning Commission)


    • Bank Officer (Class II, Class III)
    • Bank Probationary Officer



    • Teacher
    • Lecturer/Professor


    • Researcher
    • Field Officer
    • Rural Development Officer
    • Agriculture Analysis
    • Trade and Trends Analyst
    • Government Policy Analyst


    • Manager’s Statistical Officer in Company


    • Market Analyst
    • Market Representative Field Officer
    • Field Managers
    • Commercial Advisor
    • Company Advisor