The importance of mathematics, from the viewpoint of applications in the different branches of science has been increasing everyday. Even in subjects like biology and medicine were mathematics used to be play a negligible role, has been modified in recent years. Now Mathematics, statistics and information are being used in order to explore various important information. There is towering contribution of the great Indian mathematician Ramanujam and JC Bose who made great discoveries in wireless communication and at the same time made unforgettable contribution in life sciences.
Job prospects for students studying mathematics is also on the rise. In IITs and several universities, new M Sc courses like mathematics and computing, industrial and applied mathematics have been introduced. The students of these subjects get jobs even before they complete their courses of study.