PhD in Statistics

Rice University

Houston, Texas, USA
PhD in Statistics
Duration4 Years
LevelPhD Program
  • The research interests of the faculty in the Department of Statistics cover a wide spectrum of topics in applied and theoretical statistics from engineering, natural sciences, business, medicine, and social sciences
  • The Master of Arts (MA) in Statistics is earned as part of working toward the PhD
  • Ph.D. students are required to take 36 hours or 12 approved courses of non-thesis credit
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees3684704 INR
Hostel & Meals792457 INR
Insurance188959 INR
Mandatory Fees45848 INR
Books and Supplies91550 INR
Personal Expenses197748 INR
Total1316562 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants should have at least a 3.0 (B) grade point average, or the equivalent, in their undergraduate work
  • Applicants should have a post-graduate degree
ExamsTOEFL: 90


GRE: Accepted
  • Graduate Record Examination scores (quantitative, verbal, and analytical)
  • GRE scores are considered optional (but recommended) for Spring 2021 and Fall 2021 applicants due to COVID-19

Additional info
  • Applicants with a degree from a university where English is the official language are exempt from submitting TOEFL/IELTS scores
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