Indian Institute of Technology is one of the top statistics departments in the country with great research and placement opportunities. It conducts an entrance exam for the aspirants who want to pursue a master's in Statistics called the IIT JAM MS Entrance Exam. To crack this exam, the best source of study materials is the right books. So, I am here to provide you the list of useful books for IIT JAM MS Entrance Exam preparation based on Syllabus.
A short note on the IIT JAM MS Entrance Exam: The MS programme offers advance level training in the theory, methods and applications of Statistics along with specialized training in selected areas of Statistics and allied fields. Depending on the area of specialization, students would be able to pursue an academic/research career in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, and allied fields.
As mentioned in the website Entrance Exam mainly consists of 2 topics:
Let's start with the Mathematics books required for IIT JAM MS Entrance Exam Preparation:
High School Mathematics - The mathematics part is super easy. So just be fluent in your 10+2 syllabus of mathematics and have a piece of sound knowledge in Calculus and Linear Algebra. Also, solve past year problems.
Although High School Mathematics part come less in the examination.
Let's discuss the books for Probability and Statistics Part, breaking it into different subsections according to the syllabus:
5. A book named "Solutions to IIT JAM for Mathematical Statistics" by Amit Mishra and Mohd. Arshad covers previous year solutions till 2018. You can consider buying that book for your IIT JAM MS Preparation.
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