Bachelor of Mathematics (Hons.)

Scope:

The B.Math.(Hons.) degree programme offers comprehensive instruction in basic mathematics along with rudimentary courses in probability, Statistics, Computing and Physics. It is so designed that on successful completion, the students would be able to pursue higher studies in the areas of Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematical Physics or take up a career in applications of Mathematics. The total duration of the B.Math.(Hons.) programme is three years.

For further details on the program and detailed course syllabi please take a look our brochure.

Eligibility:

In order to be eligible for admission, a student should have successfully completed 10+2 years of Higher Secondary Education (or its equivalent) with Mathematics and English as subjects of study.

Method of Selection:

Each candidate applying for admission to this programme has to take a selection test comprising objective type and shortanswer type questions in Mathematics at the Higher Secondary level (10+2 years programme). Based on performance in the tests, a selected list of candidates are called for Interviews. The final list of candidates selected for admission to the programme is announced after the interviews.

Stipend, Allowances etc.:

Students admitted to this course will be given initially a stipend, which is, at present Rs.3000/- only per month and an annual contingency grant of Rs.3000/- only. Students are not required to pay any fees. Students will be warned at the end of each semester if the performance is unsatisfactory and in which case his/her stipend may be withdrawn fully or partially. A student who fails to get promotion at the end of the First Year or the Second Year is asked to discontinue the programme.

When to apply:

Usually applications are called for in February/March of every year. This will be notified in major English dailies. You may also check out www.isical.ac.in/~deanweb.

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