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Exploring the Comprehensive Syllabus of ISI MSQE Program

Indian Statistical Institute or popularly known as ISI is India's one of the most prestigious institution and therefore the syllabus for it's entrance exam is also very competitive. Like any other exam, the syllabus is very important and is considered as one of the most important course planning tool. It allows the aspirant to prepare and organize the course to the best of their abilities.

ISI MSQE Entrance Exam Syllabus
Indian Statistical Institute Kolkata

ISI MSQE Syllabus

Here is the complete syllabus for the upcoming ISI MSQE Entrance Exam. We have divided it as per the subject:


Algebra: Binomial Theorem, AP, GP, Series, Permutations and combinations, Theory of polynomial equations.

Linear Algebra: Vector spaces, Linear transformations, Matrix representations and elementary operations, Systems of linear equations, Eigenvalues.

Calculus: Functions, Limits, Continuity, Differentiation of functions of one or more variables,

Unconstrained Optimization, Definite and Indefinite Integrals, Integration by parts and integration by substitution, Convexity and quasi-convexity, Constrained optimization of functions of not more than two variables, Implicit function theorem, Homogeneous and homothetic functions.


Elementary probability theory, Measures of central tendency, Dispersion, Correlation and regression, Probability distributions, Standard distributions: Binomial and Normal.


Theory of consumer behaviour, Theory of production, Market structure under perfect competition, Monopoly, Price discrimination, Duopoly with Cournot and Bertrand competition, Elementary strategic interaction, Public goods, Externalities, General equilibrium, Welfare economics.


National income accounting, Simple Keynesian Model of income determination and the multiplier, IS-LM Model, Models of aggregate demand and aggregate supply, Money, banking and inflation, Phillips curve, Elementary open economy macroeconomics, the Harrod-Domar Model, and the Solow Model.

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ISI MSQE Important Dates

Here are the IMPORTANT DATES for ISI MSQE 2024 Entrance Exam:



Application Portal OPEN

5th March, 2024

Application Portal CLOSES

26th March, 2024

Exam Date

12th March, 2024

ISI MSQE Registration Link

The ISI MSQE registration portal has been updated by the institution. The registration portal looks more clear and dynamic. Here is registration portal link for your ISI MSQE registration:

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Hope this helps you all and BEST OF LUCK.

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