B.Com. (Statistics)

Bachelor of Commerce in Statistics

Duration: 3 Years
Level: Graduation
Type: Degree
Eligibility: 10+2 or Equivalent

B.Com. Statistics or Bachelor of Commerce in Statistics is an undergraduate Statistics course. Statistics covers study of the science of collection, organization, analysis, interpretation and presentation of numerical as well as categorical data. The B.Com. (Statistics) degree course mainly covers the study of some of its specialized fields such as Actuarial Science, Applied Information Economics, Biostatistics, Business Statistics, Data Analysis, Demography, Econometrics, Energy Statistics, Engineering Statistics, Psychological Statistics, Social Statistics, etc. The graduate degree study includes topics such as Analysis, Probability Theory, Statistical Methods, Database Management Systems, etc. the degree course is an important in economic fields.

B.Com. Statistics Eligibility

  • The basic eligibility criterion for pursuing B.Com (Statistics) degree is qualifying 10+2 or equivalent examination in any stream from a recognized board of the country.
  • Students must have studied and passed in any one of the subjects viz, Accountancy, Business Studies, Economics or Mathematics at intermediate level. Some of the reputed universities and institutes demand a minimum of 50% marks in the above subjects at 10+2 level.

B.Com. Statistics Syllabus

The following are study related subjects:-

Sr. No.

Subjects of Study

1

Analysis of Count Data

2

Analysis of Variance and Basic Experimental Designs

3

Applied Statistics

4

Business Communication

5

Business Ethics & Corporate Governance

6

Business Statistics

7

Computer Oriented Statistical Methods

8

Continuous Random Variable and Continuous Probability Distributions

9

Corporate Law's & Law Governing Capital Markets

10

Customer Relationship Management

11

Descriptive and Inferential Statistics

12

Different types of Means

13

Discrete Random Variable and Discrete Probability Distributions

14

Entrepreneurship Management

15

Environmental Studies

16

Financial Accounting

17

Financial Management           

18

Forex Management

19

Index Numbers and Time Series

20

Inference about Variance

21

Introduction to Computers and Information Systems

22

Logic of Regression and Correlation

23

Macro Economics

24

Management Accounting

25

Mathematics

26

Mathematical and Numerical Methods for Statistics

27

Micro Economics

28

Measures of Dispersion

29

Organizational Behaviour

30

Probability Theory

31

Probability and Non-Probability Sampling

32

Principles & Practice of Management & Business

33

Quantitative Methods

34

Regression and Correlation Analysis

35

Sample Survey and Design of Experiments

36

Sampling and Sampling Distribution

37

Statistical Analysis

38

Statistical Inference

39

Statistical Methods & Probability Theory

40

Various Types of Hypothesis

 

B.Com. Statistics Colleges

B.Com. Statistics Course Suitability

  • Applicants should have good reasoning ability, persistence and the ability to apply principles to new types of problems.
  • They should have a mathematical aptitude and be able to reason logically.
  • Students need to be flexible and have a curious and disciplined mind. It is very important to have a good background in computers as they have to use computers a lot.
  • Those who are interested in making a career in this field should have good verbal and writing skills.
  • They should also possess intellectual creativity, patience & persistence, attention to detail, problem-solving skills, logic, and ability to take decisions independently.

How is B.Com. Statistics Course Beneficial?

  • After successful completion of B.Com. (Statistics) degree course, one can either carry on further studies i.e. M.Com., MBA, etc or can look for a career in banking, insurance, finance, auditing, or accountancy, in both the government as well as private sector.
  • B.Com. (Statistics) degree holders are best suited for entry level jobs in banking, insurance or other financial sectors.
  • B.Com. (Statistics) degree serves as a basis for further higher studies in this field such as M.A., Ph.D. and M.Phil. degree in Statistics, the successful completion of which makes one eligible for the post of a lecturer in any university / college.
  • B.Com. (Statistics) degree holders have tremendous job opportunities as when there is data involved, statisticians are needed, and well-formulated and organized data is required by almost every organization.
  • B.Com. (Statistics) degree makes a student eligible to appear for the Indian Statistical Services, Indian Economic Services as well as Indian Civil Services exams.

B.Com. Statistics Employment Areas

  • Agricultural Research & Banks
  • Businesses & Commerce
  • Consulting Firms
  • Data Survey Agencies
  • Defence Forces
  • Demographic Studies
  • Economics & Education
  • Indian Civil Services
  • Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
  • Indian Economic Services
  • Indian Statistical Services
  • Institute of Applied Manpower Research (IAMR)
  • Insurance
  • Medicine
  • Manufacturing
  • Multinational Corporations
  • Pharmacology
  • Public-Sector Undertakings (PSUs)
  • Social Research
  • Social Service
  • Statistical and Economic Bureaus
  • Statistical Research
  • National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)

B.Com. Statistics Job Types

  • Accountant
  • Biometrician
  • Biostatistician
  • Cashier / Teller
  • Data Analyst
  • Data Interpreter
  • Econometrician
  • Epidemiologist
  • Enumerators
  • Research Analyst
  • Research Scholar
  • The Planning Commission

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