Department of Statistics

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The Department of Statistics was established in the year 1967.  Dr. S. N. N. Pandit was the founder head of the department.  Currently the department has nine (9) full time well qualified faculties.  Besides the permanent teachers the department regularly invites eminent teachers from premier institutions to apprise the students with latest developments

The department has been recognized for its contribution towards the cause of the subject and has so far received financial assistance under

  1. DST-FIST programme for the period 2004-2009.
  2. UGC innovative programme to run  Post Graduate Diploma in Statistical Techniques and Computation (PGDSTC) course for the period 2007-08 to 2011-12.
  3. SAP-DRS-I of UGC for the period 2009-2014. (Thrust area – Biostatistics)

Objective of the department:

To Train students in various aspects of statistics by offering varied courses in Statistics to the post graduate diploma and degree students Promote state of art research in various fields of Theoretical and Applied Statistics through research guidance to M. Phil and Ph.D. Scholars. Academic help and guidance to scholars/ faculties/ scientists from other academic institutions and research labs.