Information for Applicants:

(1) The workshop will focus on various statistical methods and their applications in different areas of science. The workshop will also have several practical sessions involving computer programming with R, MATLAB and Python languages. The applicant must therefore have basic knowledge of probability and statistics and must be familiar with computer programming.

(2) The workshop has a limited number of seats. Hence, only those applicants who are selected for the workshop can attend. Each selected applicant will be notified by e-mail within 31st October, 2018. The local accommodation and all other local hospitality will be covered by the workshop organizers.

(3) Important: To register for the winter school, the applicant must first create an account by visiting An automated e-mail will be sent to the e-mail address provided by the applicant for validation. An Application ID will be generated after the applicant creates an account. You must quote this Application ID in all future communications.

(4) The applicant can now enter the registration portal using the user-id and the password. In the registration portal, the applicant should enter all the relevant details. The applicant MUST transfer a Registration Fee of Rs. 2000 to the bank account number 325001000001920 (Indian Overseas Bank, Mohanpur Branch). The Account Name is "IFCAM IISERK". The IFS Code is IOBA0003250. Only online payments will be accepted. The payment has to be done using either NEFT or Net Banking. No other payment mode will be accepted. The applicant must retain the Transaction ID of the payment. This will be required during the registration process.

(5) The Registration Fee will be REFUNDED for those applicants who are NOT selected for the workshop. The SELECTED applicants who finally ATTEND the workshop will also get the REFUND of the Registration Fee. However, the registration fees will NOT be refunded for those applicants who are selected but do NOT attend the workshop. For this purpose, the students must provide a Bank Account Number, the Name and the Address of the Bank where the account is held, and the IFS Code of the branch during the registration process.

(6) Each applicant must upload their latest Curriculum Vitae (CV) during the registration process. They are also required to mention the Name, Contact details and e-mail of one referee from whom a letter of recommendation will be needed.
The referee MUST be a faculty member in one or more of the following areas:
(a) Mathematics
(b) Statistics
(c) Computer Science.

The final selection will be based on the applicant's CV and the recommendation letter from the referee.


List of Selected Applicants