For all the budding statisticians, one of the most coveted internship program is back! Central Statistic Office (CSO) of Ministry of Statistics & Program Implementation (MOSPI) is inviting applications for summer 2012 internship program. The last date to apply is 31st March 2012 – hurry!
About the internship: -The objectives of the internship program are following: –
(a) To familiarize the interested and willing post-graduate/research students with the Official Statistical System of the Country, with specific reference to data collection, processing & analysis, publication and dissemination needs.
(b) To create awareness amongst the students of Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/ Operational Research/ Economics/ Demography or any of the applied field of Statistics about the Indian Statistical Service and Subordinate Statistical Service.
(c) To sensitize the students of Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/ Operational Research/ Economics/ Demography or any of the applied field of Statistics about choosing their career in the field of Statistics.
# of internship positions available: – 210
Who can apply: –The applicant should be pursuing his/her post-graduation/research from a recognized College/University/Research institute in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Operational Research/ Economics/ Demography or any of the applied field of Statistics
Location: – Other than head office in Delhi, CSO has regional offices all over India (in almost all the state capitals) that an applicant can choose from
Duration: – 2 months (starting no later than 1st June 2012)
Stipend: – INR 5,000/- per month
How to apply: – Please refer to MOSPI Summer Internship page for more info and application details. The last date to apply is 31st March 2012 – hurry!
Editor’s note: – Information above is my interpretation and paraphrasing of what I found on the shared link. If you have any more specific information on this internship or have interned in this program before and would like to share your experience, please leave a comment.
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