The department of statistics was incepted in the year 2005 in order to prepare professionals in statistics. The UG course was started in the year 2005 and PG course in the year 2010.
To produce committed competent, efficient and professionally trained Statisticians.
To prepare the statisticians with good values, to import wisdom that will give an opportunity to enhance their ability to apply statistics in diversified areas and to take leadership role in the development of the country.
About the courses:
The UG course offers one combination (Statistics, Mathematics and Computer science).The course provides teaching statistical methods with exposure to practical applications which motivates the students to pursue their careers in Statistics.
The PG course is designed to cover modern statistical theory and methods providing a good foundation for research in statistics and for a professional career in statistical applications as well. The course provides opportunity to develop skills for data analysis using modern computing facilities. The course is structured such that a student can specialize in at least three specific areas of statistical applications .The individual project work provides field experience and hands of training.
The department has got a library with good number of books. It has got computational lab with latest statistical softwares with internet facility.
There are several opportunities for a student of Statistics with good computing techniques. There are good openings in IT industry, marketing, business, clinical research, data mining and data management, biostatistics etc.
There are good opportunities in government sector. The students can take INDIAN STATISTICAL SERVICE (ISS), CSO etc.
Activities of the department:
- Workshops organized on latest developments in Statistics.
- Guest lectures are organized on to improve the knowledge of the students.